Events / Special Event

Beard on Books

Wed, December 10, 2014

1:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
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George Mendes

Aldea - NYC

Let two-time JBF Award–nominated toque George Mendes take you on a culinary tour of Portuguese cuisine with his new cookbook, My Portugal: Recipes and Stories. The chef and owner of NYC’s Michelin-starred Aldea shares recipes for some of his  top dishes as well as his take on Portuguese classics. With over 100 recipes showcasing the nation’s far-ranging cuisine, this book serves as a mouthwatering introduction to the wide world of Portuguese cooking.

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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.