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On the Menu: Thursday, June 23, 2016

Maggie Borden

June 23, 2016

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Here’s a taste of what’s on tap today at JBF.

 

Friends of James Beard Benefit / Berwyn, IL, 6:30 P.M.
Host Chefs Dan Pancake and Beth Partridge, Autre Monde, Berwyn, IL / Cameron Grant, Osteria Langhe, Chicago / Andrew Kerns, Autre Monde Café, Berwyn, IL / JBF Award Winner Tony Mantuano, Spiaggia, Chicago / Danny Mejia, MFK., Chicago / Dave Miller, Baker Miller, Chicago / Meghan Miller, Baker Miller, Chicago / Aldo Zaninotto, Osteria Langhe, Chicago

Join us for a Friends of James Beard Benefit in Berwyn, Illinois, as some of the top toques in the Chicago area come together for a one-night-only collaborative dinner.

Check out the event listing for more information.

 

Phoenix Chowdown, 7:00 P.M.
Sam Fox, Fox Restaurant Concepts, Phoenix / Brad Brunin, True Food Kitchen, Phoenix / Chris Curtiss, North Italia, Phoenix / Jason Frandsen, Flower Child, Phoenix / Chris Wolven, Culinary Dropout, Phoenix / Clint Woods, Little Cleo’s Seafood Legend, Phoenix / Pastry Chef Plinio Sandalio, The Henry, Phoenix

Restaurateur extraordinaire and perennial JBF Award semifinalist Sam Fox is renowned for his arsenal of Arizona eateries boasting smart designs and top-notch cuisine. Tonight his team is cooking the ultimate collaborative feast featuring a taste of his clever concepts and constantly evolving culinary ingenuity, with dishes such as Peekytoe Crab with Pickling Spice Aïoli and Chive Scapes on Brioche; Sonoma Lamb Belly with Artichoke Tartare, Pickled Ramps, Sprouted Grain Croustade, and Garden Blooms; and Wild Chinook Salmon with Smoked Quinoa, Green Garbanzo Beans, Corn, and Japanese Horseradish

 

See the full menu below:

  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • Sturgeon Bacon and Eggs > Quail Egg with Vivace Correct Caviar and Peppercress 
    • Crispy Thai Frogs’ Legs with Nam Pla Caramel, Fried Garlic, and Toasted Cashews 
    • Peekytoe Crab with Pickling Spice Aïoli and Chive Scapes on Brioche 
    • Jersey Corn Fritters with Pimento Cheese 
    • Champagne Pierre Gimonnet et Fils Cuvée Gastronome 1er Cru Brut 2009
  • Dinner
    • Sonoma Lamb Belly with Artichoke Tartare, Pickled Ramps, Sprouted Grain Croustade, and Garden Blooms 
    • Domaine Ott Clos Mirelle Côtes de Provence Rosé 2015 
    • Burnt Avocado with Fava Beans, White Asparagus, Miner’s Lettuce, Yuzu Kosho, and Bonito 
    • Hans Wirsching Iphöfer Kronsberg Silvaner Trocken 2014
    • Wild Chinook Salmon with Smoked Quinoa, Green Garbanzo Beans, Corn, and Japanese Horseradish 
    • Dutton-Goldfield Dutton Ranch Russian River Valley Pinot Noir 2014
    • Dry-Aged Flannery Beef with Sheep’s Milk Agnolotti, Oven-Dried Cherry Tomatoes, and Nettle Purée 
    • Clos Mogador Priorat 2012
    • Coconut Rice Pudding with Pandan Ice Cream, Date Caramel, Mango Curd, and Cashew Cracker Jack
    • Château Rieussec Grand Cru Classé 1855 Sauternes 2013

Check out the event listing for more information.

 

For all upcoming Beard House dinners, check out our events calendar.