Beard on Books
Wed, July 16, 2014
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
An all-encompassing ode to dessert, Susan Meisel's New York Sweets shows off the best of what the Big Apple's bakeshops have to offer. Complete with tantalizing recipes, this gastronomic guide takes you on a sugar-filled tour of the city's most delectable desserts, tasting treats from one neighborhood to the next.
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, Lavazza Coffee, tea from Tea Forté, and Valrhona Chocolate will be served. Refreshments will be provided by Sarabeth's. Guests are also welcome to bring a brown-bag lunch. Suggested donation $20. Free admission for students.