Events / Dinner

Berkshire Pilgrimage

Wed, November 04, 2015

8:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
Reservations Policy

Brian Alberg

The Red Lion Inn - Stockbridge, MA

Although the area is best known for its cultural offerings and beatific bluffs, well-versed locavores know the Berkshires boast some of the best farm-to-table restaurants in the Northeast. Our annual Berkshire-themed dinner brings Beard House veterans together with talented newcomers for an evening showcasing the crème de la crème of the region’s agricultural opulence.

Menu

  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • Country Gentleman Sweet Corn Purée with Pickled Pepper Mignonette
    • Silver Fox Rabbit Bratwursts with Burgundian Mustard
    • Bintje Potato Chips with Baldwin Apples, American Sturgeon Caviar, and Ronnybrook Crème Fraîche
    • Roasted Heirloom Carrots, Turnips, and Beets with White Balsamic
    • Bisol Jeio Cuvée Rosé NV​
    • BIG ELM BREWING LION’S ALE
  • Dinner
    • Nantucket Bay Scallop Crudo with Berry Patch Sweet Lightning Squash, Lakeview Orchard Grapes, and Hazelnuts
    • Pacher Hof Kerner 2014​
    • Pork and Beans > Raven & Boar Pork Kielbasa with Slow-Cooked Tongue of Fire Beans, Hosta Hill Sauerkraut, and Smoked Horseradish Mustard
    • Tenuta Pederzana Gibe Lambrusco Grasparossa di Castelvetro NV​
    • La Belle Farm Duck Confit with Berry Patch Hubbard Squash, Braised Farm Girl Farm Greens, and Ioka Valley Farm Hot Maple Butter
    • Produttori del Barbaresco Langhe Nebbiolo 2013​
    • Savoy Cabbage–Wrapped Lila’s Mountain Lamb with MX Morningstar Farm Honeynut Squash, Crispy Steel-Cut Oats, Foraged Hen of the Woods Mushroom Jus, and Pickled Farm Girl Farm Heirloom Peppers
    • Le Salette Valpolicella Classico 2013​
    • MX Morningstar Farm Kabocha Squash Cake with High Lawn Farm Hazelnut Praline Ice Cream and Turner Farms Maple Butter
    • FATTORIA DEL CERRO ANTONIO DA SANGALLO VIN SANTO DI MONTEPULCIANO 2008
    • Wines generously provided by  Vias Imports, Ltd.