Events / Dinner

Bewitched! A Valentine’s Eve Dinner

Sat, February 13, 2016

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

Matthew Silverman

Hexx Kitchen + Bar - Las Vegas

Calling all lovers and singletons: in honor of Valentine’s Day, craft chocolatiers Matthew Silverman and Matthew Piekarski are bringing their unique “bean to bar” concept to the Beard House for a chocolate-infused degustation. Keith Schroeder, who sources Hexx chocolate for his artisanal ice cream company, will join the duo for an elevated evening of gastronomic indulgence.

Menu

  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • B.L.T. Sandwiches with Cocoa-Crusted Bacon, Petite Greens, and Tsire-Spiced Tomato Chutney on Cracked Wheat Bread
    • Braised Beef Brisket Empanadas with Dried Cherries, Guajillo Chiles, and Mole Negro
    • Cocoa Shell–Smoked Arctic Char Tartare with Cured Egg Yolks on Sumac-Spiced Flatbreads
    • Arepas de Queso with Cocoa Cardona Cheese, Fire-Roasted Peppers, and Salsa Verde
    • HEXX BARREL-AGED CHOCOLATE MANHATTANS
  • Dinner
    • Bread Service > Cracked Wheat Baguette and Sugar-and-Salt- Crusted Brioche with Chocolate Nut Butter
    • Ecuadorean Crab Salad with Concorde Pears, Cocoa–Anise Shortbread, and High Road Blood Orange Granita Vinaigrette    
    • CHAMPAGNE BILLECART-SALMON BRUT ROSÉ NV
    • Roasted Squash Soup with Toasted Madras Curry, Apples, Candied Cocoa Nib Brittle, Micro-Fennel, and Pumpkin Seed Oil
    • JOH.JOS.PRÜM RIESLING KABINETT 2014
    • Seared Sea Scallops with White Bean Cassoulet, Cocoa Nib–Lamb Merguez, Escarole, and Preserved Lemon
    • GEORGE WINE LERAS FAMILY VINEYARD PINOT NOIR 2014
    • Braised Goat Shank with Oven-Roasted Plantains, Mole Coloradito, Pickled Onions, and Spicy Greens
    • VIÑA ALMAVIVA S.A. ALMAVIVA 2011
    • Chocolate Biscotti with Saint Agur Blue Cheese, Red Currant Jam, and Pistachio Pesto
    • EMILIO LUSTAU AMONTILLADO SHERRY NV
    • Peruvian Chocolate Soup with Coconut Milk; Caramelized Brioche; and High Road Fig, Date, and Pomegranate Molasses Ice Cream
    • CHÂTEAU DE MYRAT GRAND CRU CLASSÉ SAUTERNES VINTAGE 2009