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Beard on Books

Thu, October 01, 2015

12:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
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Nora Pouillon

Restaurant Nora - Washington, D.C.

Long before Whole Foods was even a twinkle in the supermarket industry’s eye, Nora Pouillon was educating American diners on the benefits of farm-to-table fare. From teaching cooking classes to opening the first certified organic restaurant, My Organic Life charts Pouillon's rise to the food industry thought leader and authority figure she is today. 

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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.