Events / Dinner

Foraged Mushroom Feast

Tue, May 10, 2016

7:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
Reservations Policy

Lee Chizmar

Bolete Restaurant - Bethlehem, PA

Fungi fanatics will flip for this dinner when 2015 JBF Award semifinalist and Bethlehem native Lee Chizmar gathers the foraged wealth of the Lehigh Valley for a special dégustation. Join us for a celebration of the mushroom’s versatility, grounded in the innovative cuisine that’s made Chizmar a local legend.

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  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • Surf and Turf > Chilled Oysters with Porcini-Crusted Beef Carpaccio, Horseradish Crème Fraîche, and Crispy and Pickled Shallots
    • Smoked Pennsylvania Trout Rillettes with Hen of the Woods Mushroom–Local Potato Escabèche, Chive Crème Fraîche, and Trout Caviar on Sourdough Crostini
    • Mushroom Tartare with Capers, Truffle Aïoli, and Quail Egg on Potato Blini
    • Mushroom Deep-Dish Pizzas with Porcini Purée, Keepsake Farm Raw Milk Mozzarella, Caramelized Onions, and Herbs
    • Galen Glen Winery Stone Cellar Riesling 2014
  • Dinner
    • Smoked Mussel–Calamari Salad with Beech Mushrooms, Pickled Enoki Mushrooms, Dill, Ginger, Baby Bok Choy, Black Sesame Vinaigrette, and Crispy Shallots
    • Galen Glen Winery Stone Cellar Gewürztraminer 2014
    • Mushroom Caesar Salad > Liberty Gardens Lettuce with Quick-Pickled Mushrooms, Sunflower Seeds, Parmesan, and Garlic Croutons
    • Galen Glen Winery Riesling 2014
    • Mushroom Terrine with Pickled Local Vegetables, Pepper Cracker, and Porcini Mustard
    • Galen Glen Winery Stone Cellar Chambourcin 2014
    • Cast Iron–Seared Halibut with Mushroom Bouillabaisse, Bolete Mushroom Sausage, Snails, Potatoes, Baby Fennel, and Asparagus
    • Galen Glen Winery Stone Cellar Grüner Veltiner 2015
    • Rabbit Forager Stew with Herb Dumplings, Morels, Peas, Fava Beans, and Pickled Ramps
    • Galen Glen Winery Stone Cellar Zweigelt 2014
    • Honey Mushroom Crème Brûlée with Mushroom Caramel and Cocoa Powder
    • Galen Glen Winery Stone Cellar Twilight 2015

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