Friends of James Beard Benefit Dinner

Memphis

Host Chefs Joshua Laban Perkins and Nick Scott
Flight Restaurant & Wine Bar, Memphis

Taylor Bowen Ricketts
Delta Bistro, Greenwood, MS

Wally Joe 
Acre, Memphis

Joel Miller
Ravine, Oxford, MS​

Jay Swift 
4th & Swift, Atlanta

MENU

  • Hors d’Oeuvre 

    • She-Crab Soup with Crème Fraîche, Chives, and Caviar 
    • Lobster Tamale Tarts with Guajillo Relish
    • Heirloom Tomatoes with Fried Okra, Marinated Field Peas, and Asher Blue Cheese
  • Dinner 

    • Creamy Lobster Risotto with Parmesan and Lemon
    • Barbecued Elk Brisket with Smoked Paprika Smashed Potatoes, Onion Rings, and Bourbon–Molasses Barbecue Sauce
    • Kimchi-Glazed Snake River Sturgeon with Artichokes, Chorizo, Avocado, and Ginger–Pea Sauce
    • Wood-Grilled Lamb Porterhouse with Rutabaga, Housemade Bacon, Calabrian Chiles, Tatsoi, and Sorghum
    • Dessert > Key Lime Pie with Clementine Curd, Meringue, and Creamsicle Sorbet; Banana–Walnut Bread with Buttermilk Ice Cream; and Memphis Belle Pie with Georgia Pecans, Dark Chocolate, and Praline Ice Cream
    • A selection of fine wines will be served with this dinner.

Event DetailsReservation Policy >

  • Date:
  • Time:
  • Place:
  • Price:
  • Book:
  • Thu, 03.20.2014
  • 6:30 PM
  • Flight Restaurant & Wine Bar map
  • Members $225 / General Public $275
  • 901.521.8005
 
 
 

January 2015

S M T W T F S
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
 
 
 
 
 
 
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
 
Eating the African Diaspora Mon, 01.12.2015
 
 
Downtown Italian Wed, 01.14.2015
 
Pioneers and Legends Thu, 01.15.2015
 
Life in the Big Easy Fri, 01.16.2015
 
 
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
 
 
NYC Tue, 01.20.2015
 
Enlightened Eaters Wed, 01.21.2015
 
 
The New Classic Thu, 01.22.2015
 
Maui, HI Fri, 01.23.2015
 
The Craft of Charcuterie Fri, 01.23.2015
 
Maui, HI Fri, 01.23.2015
 
Taste of the New South Sat, 01.24.2015
 
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
 
The Butcher and the Chef Mon, 01.26.2015
 
New York Meets Copenhagen Tue, 01.27.2015
 
Beard on Books Wed, 01.28.2015
 
D.C. Women Chefs Rock Wed, 01.28.2015
 
Philly Star Thu, 01.29.2015
 
Smoke and Mirrors Fri, 01.30.2015
 
Jacksonville, FL Sat, 01.31.2015
 
JBF Kitchen Cam