"Get Your Heart Racing" Pit Party

"Get Your Heart Racing" Pit Party

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The "Need for Speed" movie Mustang is just one of the exciting things that will get your heart racing at the Henry Ford Health Systems' "Get Your Heart Racing" Pit Party benefit dinner and auction.  The hero car is a one-of-a-kind Mustang that is being shipped directly from the movie studio in Los Angeles to make a grand appearance at the big party on Friday, September 13th at Eastern Market's Shed 3. The VIP Pit party also features amazing food and drinks, an auction and live music.

Proceeds from the Pit Party benefit the Edith and Benson Ford Heart & Vascular Institute at Henry Ford Hospital.

The Pit Party is followed by a day at the track on Saturday, September 14 at Ford's Dearborn Development Center and Proving Grounds. The track event features celebrity drivers offering thrill rides, driving demonstrations, and opportunities for participants to get behind the wheel themselves to experience select Ford vehicles.

Click HERE for more information and to get tickets.

Continental Catering & Events gives us a taste of what is to come at the party.

Frushi recipe
 
Ingredients:
2 1/2 cups water
2 cup uncooked sushi rice
1/2 cup sugar
1/2 cup light coconut milk
1/2 teaspoon salt
10 Mangoes slices
10 Papaya Slices
20 fresh strawberries
2  cups Toasted Coconut

Directions:
1. Place water and rice in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil over high heat; reduce and simmer until liquid is almost absorbed, about 15 minutes. Remove from heat and let stand 10 minutes.

2. Place rice, coconut milk, and salt in a large mixing bowl. Mix until thoroughly combined, cover, and let rest 15 minutes.

3. Dampen hands with cold water and divide rice into 6 equal balls. Press each ball on a film wrap sushi mat

4. Top with mangoes, papaya and strawberry slices, roll into logs and cut into 6 pieces. Chill until service

5. Serve with fruit and chocolate sauces

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