Events / Friends Of James Beard Benefit Dinner

Atlantic Beach, FL

October 25, 2012

06:00 PM
One Ocean Resort & Spa
Member Price: $110 Public Price: $135 Phone: 850.421.9007
Reservations Policy

Host Chef Ted Peters
Azurea Restaurant at One Ocean Resort & Spa, Atlantic Beach, FL

Tom Gray
Bistro Aix, Jacksonville, FL

Matthew Medure
Matthew’s, Jacksonville, FL

Brian Siebenschuh
Orsay, Jacksonville, FL

Nancy Slatsky
Azurea Restaurant at One Ocean Resort & Spa, Atlantic Beach, FL

The enticing flavors of Florida will be on display at this second annual Friends of James Beard Benefit, where the talented chefs of Azurea will reunite with their culinary compatriots from Jacksonville for an evening of sophisticated seasonal dishes.

Menu

  • Hors d'Oeuvre
    • Warm Beet Dumplings with Sweet Grass Dairy Goat Cheese Vinaigrette
    • Roasted Prosciutto di Parma–Wrapped Dates with King Island Dairy Discovery Ash Blue Cheese and Georgia Rome Apple Syrup
    • Apple-Braised Niman Ranch Pork Belly Sliders with Tellicherry Peppercorn–Cured Bacon, Cornbread, and Aged Cheddar
    • Demi-Cured Diver Scallop Cocktail with Avocado Mousse and Pickles
    • Wood-Grilled Bouchot Mussels with Fennel Confit, Black Garlic, and Tasso Ham Crisps
    • A fine Champagne will be served during this reception.
  • Dinner
    • Brie de Meaux in Kataifi with Arugula and Vanilla and Ginger–Spiced Oranges
    • CHALK HILL VIOGNIER 2009
    • Country-Style Pâté with Olive Oil–Poached Figs
    • FOLEY & JOHNSON ROSÉ 2009
    • Sous Vide Wild Salmon with Crispy Skin, Baby Beets, Smoked Caviar, and Pinot Noir Reduction
    • FOLEY TWO SISTERS PINOT NOIR 2009
    • White Oak Pastures Beef Short Ribs with Black Kale, Smoked Pepitas, and Golden Hubbard Squash Tortellini
    • KULETO ESTATE FAMILY VINEYARDS CABERNET SAUVIGNON 2008
    • Chocolates El Rey White Chocolate Crème Brûlée with Spiced Pumpkin, Warm Banana, and Georgia Pecan Cigar
    • EOS ESTATE TEARS OF DEW LATE HARVEST MOSCATO 2010
    • Mignardises