On the Menu: November 21 through November 27
November 19, 2010
Here’s what’s happening at the Beard House and around the country next week: Sunday, November 21, 10:30 P.M. Indian Street Food Workshop Anyone who has ever walked the streets of Delhi or Mumbai knows that no stroll is complete without a stop at one of the many food vendors hawking tempting plates of savory, spicy snacks smothered in tangy chutneys and cooling yogurt. Learn how to re-create those mouthwatering delicacies under the tutelage of culinary instructor and Indian street-food expert Rati Lohtia. Monday, November 22, 7:00 P.M. Old World Meets New World Set in a lovely small town, Uproot is proof that avant-garde elegance can succeed outside of major cities. With an AAA Four-Diamond award to his name, chef Anthony Bucco has created a sophisticated contemporary American menu of classic dishes enhanced with modern techniques and ingredients. Tuesday, November 23, 7:00 P.M. Midwest Bounty As the first certified green restaurant in Ohio, the Greenhouse Tavern scores big with environmentalists, but it’s chef Jonathon Sawyer’s “smart, simple dishes that keep food lovers coming back,” according to Bon Appétit. Sawyer, a 2010 Food & Wine Best New Chef and JBF Award semifinalist, is a foraging enthusiast with a passion for Buckeye State ingredients. Thursday, November 25, 7:00 P.M. Thanksgiving Celebration This year, leave the Thanksgiving preparations to the professionals and give thanks for a hassle-free holiday while indulging in an exquisitely crafted feast prepared by this impressive team of Art Institute chefs. For details and reservations, visit www.jamesbeard.org/events or call 212.627.2308.