Beard on Books
Wed, March 27, 2013
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
Author Diane Kochilas gleans inspiration from rustic tavernas, her own cooking school, and local artisans to bring the vibrant food culture of Greece to life in her book, The Country Cooking of Greece. With more than 250 recipes and photographs divided into ingredient-driven chapters, the book is an indispensible resource for lovers of this Mediterranean mecca.
Tickets to events held at the James Beard House cover the cost of food and a unique dining experience. Dinners are prepared by culinary masters from all regions of the United States and around the world. All alcoholic beverages are provided on a complimentary basis and are not included in the ticket price.
Beard on Books is an ongoing monthly literary series featuring readings and discussions with some of the food world’s most celebrated authors. Acqua Panna and S.Pellegrino waters, tea from Le Palais des Thés, Lavazza Coffee, and Valrhona Chocolate will be served. Sweets provided by Three Tarts. Guests are also welcome to bring a brown-bag lunch. Suggested donation $20. Free admission for students.