Events / Brunch / Tea

Boston Tea Party

Sun, October 06, 2013

4:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $80 Public Price: $95 Phone: 212.627.1111
Reservations Policy

Jared Bacheller

L'Espalier - Boston

The only thing going overboard at this tea party will be the menu. Join us at the Beard House when Boston's most talented pastry revolutionaries come together for what is sure to be a historic afternoon event.

Event photos taken by Philip Gross.


  • Pastries and Confections
    • Opéra Cakes
    • Almond Paris-Brests
    • Huckleberry Tartlets
    • Madeleines > Plain and Orange Blossom
    • Chocolate Crémeux with Grapefruit and Mint
    • Pear Gâteaux with Smoked Walnuts and Poached Pears
    • Scones > Plain, Apple–Cinnamon, and Concord Grape
    • Cranberry Clafoutis with Miso Cream and White Chocolate
    • Miniature Chocolate Éclairs with Jasmine, Orange, and Black Sesame
    • Yogurt Mousse with Spiced Pears and Candied Sunflower Seeds
    • Candy Cap Mushroom Cream with Chicory Shortbread
    • Long Island Cheese Squash Marshmallows
    • Apple, Pecan, and Frangipane Tartlets
    • Chocolate–Ginger Oreos
    • Chamomile–Fig Financiers
    • Petits Fours Glacés
  • Sandwiches
    • Anchovies and Sopressata with Tomato Conserva, Roasted Peppers, Fried Capers, and Basil on Focaccia 
    • Smoked Poussin with Pickled Watermelon, Basil, Chervil, and Dill on Country Rye Bread
    • Brussels Sprout Salad with Horseradish Crème Fraîche and Hazelnuts on Whole Wheat Crostini
    • Roasted Cauliflower with Butternut Squash, Mushroom Caponata, Pine Nuts, and Chardonnay Vinegar on Tuscan Bread
    • Rialto Bacon, Local Apple, Walnut, Gorgonzola, and Chive Crespelle
    • Crab Salad with Celery Root Rémoulade on Lemongrass–Caraway English Muffins
    • Cured Salmon with Juniper Mustard and Lemon Peel Confit on Pumpernickel 
    • Heirloom Tomatoes with Lake's Edge Goat Cheese and Basil Leather on Focaccia
    • Peanut Butter, Jelly, and Foie Gras on Rustic White Bread
    • Smoked Berkshire Pork Loin with Jalapeño Jam, Butternut Squash Relish, and Celery on Pretzel Buns​
    • Assorted teas from Tea Forté
    • Emilio Lustau San Emilio Solera Reserva Pedro Ximénez Sherry NV
    • Sherry generously provided by M.S. Walker, Inc.