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West Valley Family Nights
The Wigwam Resort in Litchfield Park is kicking off West Valley Family Nights this evening. The summer-long series of events gets under way with the "Shake It Up!" dance party hosted by Disney Channel star Roshon Fegan. Kids will get a chance to meet Roshon tonight and win prizes. West Valley Family Nights takes place every third Saturday on the Wigwam's front lawn. The events will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. May through August.

In a soy sesame glaze with crisp lettuce

(For filet skewers)
4, 4 oz pieces of Filet Mignon or Other Steak
1 tablespoon of blackening spice
Ground black pepper to taste
Salt to taste
1 tablespoon of olive oil
4 each bamboo skewers, soaked overnight

(For mango avocado relish)
1 each mango diced
2 each avocado, diced
½ each red onion, diced
1 each tomato, diced
1 tablespoon of extra virgin olive oil
1 each lime, zest and juice
1 bunch of cilantro, chopped
Salt and pepper to taste
¼ cup of macadamia nuts, toasted
1 head of butter or iceberg lettuce

(For filet skewers)
1.    Heat grill pan or grill on high heat
2.    Season meat with salt and pepper, coat generously with blackening spice, place on soaked skewers
3.    Cook quickly until desired degree of doneness, rare to medium rare is recommended

(For mango avocado relish)

1.    Mix all ingredients in a mixing bowl, chill
2.    Serve with filet skewer
3.    Add chopped macadamia nuts and lettuce cups


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Executive Chef: Brian Feirstein
8877 North Scottsdale Road
Scottsdale, Arizona 85253