Michelle Obama Slips Out to Dine On Moroccan Swordfish Sliders and Edible Chocolate Sculpture (While Americans Try to Afford Groceries)

December 1, 2011

First lady Michelle Obama enjoyed a lovely evening at Co Co. Sala on F Street on Monday night.

 A Yeas & Nays source tells us she dined with seven friends for dinner and, of course, dessert — which featured an edible chocolate sculpture and house-made artisanal chocolates by Chef Santosh Tiptur.

 We’re told Obama’s favorite savory was Chef Tiptur’s Moroccan Swordfish Sliders with chermoula marinade, fennel salad, aged pecorino and hazelnut coffee dressing.

The restaurant owners later posted to Twitter about their excitement of having her as a guest:

“It was such an honor to have first lady Michelle Obama dine at Co Co. Sala last night. What an exciting and humbling experience!”

From:  http://washingtonexaminer.com/blogs/yeas-nays/2011/11/flotus-dines-co-co-sala/1959251