In celebration of his appearance on Iron Chef, Pierre Thiam is throwing quite the party at his restaurant, Le Grand Dakar in Fort Greene, this Thursday, June 24, 2010 at 7:00 pm. There'll be music from Jojo Kuo & the Afrobeat Collective and Mandekalu, with food and drink to match. $25 tickets get you unlimited sangria, Senegalese fare from lamb-stuffed dates to black-eyed pea fritters, and a full night out. Tickets are available online, but we're giving away a pair right here on Serious Eats.
To win tickets, just answer the following question in the comments below: What's your favorite kind of African cuisine?
Contest will end and comments will close at noon ET, Wednesday, June 23, 2010. One entry per community member. The standard Serious Eats contest rules apply.