Beard on Books
Wed, November 12, 2014
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
Melissa’s 50 Best Plants on the Planet
Award-winning food columnist Cathy Thomas brings together an encyclopedic guide to cooking the most nutritious fruits and vegetables in Melissa's 50 Best Plants on the Planet, presented by Melissa’s Produce, the largest supplier of specialty produce in the U.S. This comprehensive tome features 150 recipes, nutritional information, and tips for buying and storing the market’s best produce.
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.