Events / Dinner

Bottega: Italy to Spain with a Southern Accent

Tue, February 03, 2015

8:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
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Frank Stitt

Bottega, Bottega Café, Chez Fonfon, and Highlands Bar and Grill, Birmingham, AL

Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to experience JBF Award winner Frank Stitt’s legendary cooking. A local-food pioneer and Southern culinary stalwart, Stitt brought exceptional, Italian-inflected cuisine to Alabama with the opening of Bottega in 1988. Join him and Paul Yeck as they celebrate the restaurant’s legacy at this Beard House dinner.

Menu

  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • Blue Point Oysters with Membrillo and Quince Vinegar
    • Smoked Trout–Benton’s Ham Croquetas with Trout Roe
    • Calabrian-Style Octopus
    • Recaredo Relats De Recaredo Brut Nature Gran Reserva Cava 2008
  • Dinner
    • Lemon Sole Crudo with Alabama Satsuma, Fennel, Chile Oil, and Puffed Farro
    • Bisson Vignaerta Golfo Del Tiguillio Vermentino 2013
    • Black Grouper with Sweet Potatoes, Melissa's Black Trumpet Mushrooms, and Pil-Pil Sauce
    • Domaine Du Bagnol Cassis Blanc 2012
    • Jamison Farm Lamb Neck Ragù with Carrot Agnolotti, Terra Preta Farms Turnips, and Black Truffles
    • Monsecco Pratogrande Colline Novaresi Nebbiolo 2010
    • Braised Joyce Farms Pintade with Anson Mills Carolina Gold Rice, Sea Island Red Peas, and Roasted Jus
    • Domaine Du Gour De Chaulé Gigondas Cuvée Tradition 2009
    • Meyer Lemon–Candied Pecan Semifreddo