Chef Harper McClure and his team at the Beard House
Earl Grey Panna Cotta with Pickled Honeycrisp Apples
Chicken Liver Parfait with Candied Quince and Black Bread Tuile
Rappahannock Oyster Velouté with American Sturgeon Caviar and Champagne Froth
Behind the scenes in the Beard House kitchen
Seared Atlantic Flounder with Swiss Chard, Roasted Cauliflower, and Brown Butter Emulsion
Spice-Roasted Goose with Confit-Stuffed Baby Turnips and Braised Turnip Greens
Molasses-Poached Bosc Pears with Gingerbread Crumble and Ginger Pâtes de Fruits
Dinner

Capital Christmas

Harper McClure

Brabo, Alexandria, VA

In a city with no shortage of power dining spots, the Federalist sets itself apart with an incredible farm-to-table menu created by Bacchanalia and Vidalia alum Harper McClure, a spectacular cocktail menu, and a DuPont Circle setting adjacent to the historic Madison hotel.

Event photos taken by Philip Gross.

Related Info:

MENU

  • Hors d'Oeuvre

    • Duck Consommé
    • Martin's Beef Tartare
    • Earl Grey Panna Cotta with Pickled Honeycrisp Apples
    • Domaine de Villalin Quincy 2010
  • Dinner

    • Chicken Liver Parfait with Candied Quince and Black Bread Tuile
    • Clos Des Nines Obladie Côteaux du Languedoc Blanc 2011
    • Rappahannock Oyster Velouté with American Sturgeon Caviar and Champagne Froth
    • Champagne R.H. Coutier Grand Cru Brut NV
    • Seared Atlantic Flounder with Swiss Chard, Roasted Cauliflower, and Brown Butter Emulsion
    • Shea Wine Cellars Shea Vineyard Chardonnay 2009
    • Spice-Roasted Goose with Confit-Stuffed Baby Turnips and Braised Turnip Greens
    • Domaine du Cayron Gigondas 2009
    • Molasses-Poached Bosc Pears with Gingerbread Crumble and Ginger Pâtes de Fruits
    • Domaine des Beaumalric Muscat de Beaumes-de-Venise 2009
    • Take-Home Gift > Orange Marmalade

Event DetailsReservation Policy >

  • Date:
  • Time:
  • Place:
  • Price:
  • Book:
  • Mon, 12.17.2012
  • 7:00 PM
  • The Beard House map
  • Members $130 / General Public $170
  • 212.627.2308
 
 
 

February 2016

S M T W T F S
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
 
Splash of Winter Rosé Mon, 02.01.2016
 
Five-Star Winter Elegance Tue, 02.02.2016
 
Beard on Books Wed, 02.03.2016
 
Salmon Seduction Wed, 02.03.2016
 
Flavors of Veneto Thu, 02.04.2016
 
Maui, HI Fri, 02.05.2016
 
San Diego Hot Spot Fri, 02.05.2016
 
Maui, HI Fri, 02.05.2016
 
Luxurious Kaiseki Sat, 02.06.2016
 
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
 
 
Mardi Gras Mystique Tue, 02.09.2016
 
Feast of the Senses Wed, 02.10.2016
 
Pocono Mountain Retreat Thu, 02.11.2016
 
Southern Social Fri, 02.12.2016
 
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
 
 
 
New Orleans Charm Wed, 02.17.2016
 
The Art of the Chef Thu, 02.18.2016
 
Rustic Italian Fri, 02.19.2016
 
Neighborhood Gem Sat, 02.20.2016
 
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
 
Toast of Montauk Wed, 02.24.2016
 
New-School Italian Thu, 02.25.2016
 
Beetlebung Farm Supper Fri, 02.26.2016
 
 
28
29
1
2
3
4
5
 
Bold Asian Flavor Mon, 02.29.2016
 
 
 
 
 
 
JBF Kitchen Cam