Wed, May 14, 2014
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
Vedge and V Street - Philadelphia
Chefs and owners Kate Jacoby and Rich Landau of Philadelphia’s esteemed vegetable-centric restaurant, Vedge, have crafted a book of the same name and nature, Vedge: 100 Plates Large and Small That Redefine Vegetable Cooking. Filled with recipes that are free of any animal products, this husband-and-wife team concentrates on pulling flavors from natural, vegetable ingredients in creative and innovative ways, producing dishes that are exemplary models of a vegetable-based diet.
Tickets to events held at the James Beard House cover the cost of food and a unique dining experience. Dinners are prepared by culinary masters from all regions of the United States and around the world. All alcoholic beverages are provided on a complimentary basis and are not included in the ticket price.
ENLIGHTENED EATERS is an educationally minded series of readings, workshops, discussions, and other programs focusing on health, nutrition, sustainability, and environmental issues. This event is free to students, with a suggested donation of $20 for nonstudents. Acqua Panna and S.Pellegrino water, Lavazza Coffee, tea from Tea Forté, and Valrhona Chocolate will be served. Snacks will be provided by the Natural Gourmet Institute and guests are also welcome to bring a brown-bag lunch.