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On the Menu: Week of July 7

JBF Editors

JBF Editors

July 02, 2014


A cocktail at the James Beard House

Tuesday, July 8, 7:00 P.M 
The Starr of Philadelphia 
Heralded by critic Craig LaBan as “one of the most thrilling culinary minds to land in Philly in years,” Peter Serpico put himself on the map with the opening of his eponymous hot spot, a collaboration with restaurateur Stephen Starr. Serpico’s creative, assured viewpoint—honed at the Momofuku empire—comes through in every dish on his meticulously curated menu.

Wednesday, July 9, 6:30 P.M to 8:30 P.M 
Cocktails Through the Ages 
Swizzles, sours, and punches—oh my! Join us for a festive walk-around cocktail party featuring an inspired group of mixologists from New York City’s most sought-after bars and lounges. The spirited evening will feature decadent canapés and seminal libations that reflect historic eras of cocktail fashion.

Thursday, July 10, 7:00 P.M 
Sustainable Seafood Celebration 
In a state best known for horse racing and bourbon, chef Anthony Lamas wows locals and critics with his sophisticated and sure-handed Nuevo Latino cuisine. Lamas is passionate about sourcing sustainable seafood, and has designed this enticing summertime menu to highlight some of his favorite ingredients.