August 01, 2012
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
In his book, The Art of Fermentation, Sandor Ellix Katz provides an in-depth look at fermentation with a how-to manual for making everything from sauerkraut to yogurt, as well as an insightful exploration of fermentation in the contexts of health, nutrition, and biological and cultural evolution.
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, tea from Le Palais des Thés, Lavazza Coffee, and Green & Black’s Organic Chocolate will be served. Snacks will be provided and guests are also welcome to bring a brown-bag lunch.