Events / Dinner

Heart of Texas

Tue, March 31, 2020

7:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $140 Public Price: $180 Click here for tickets.
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Austin Simmons

TRIS, The Woodlands, TX

Jordan Beeman

HeartBrand Beef, Flatonia, TX

Texas’s identity as a distinct culinary powerhouse stems from its multicultural legacy, regional charm, and of course the astounding and hardworking professionals who make up its dining scene. Join chef Austin Simmons from TRIS and HeartBrand Beef president (and fourth-generation cattle rancher) Jordan Beeman for an ode to the Lone Star State and a taste of ranch-to-plate hospitality.

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Hors d’Oeuvre

Beef Sashimi and Fried Oysters with Caviar and Oyster Crème

HeartBrand Sausages with Puff Pastry and Bacon Jam

Aburi-Style Beef Sashimi with Crispy Sushi Rice, Pickled Onions, Miso Aïoli, and Orange Zest   


Beef Tartare with Asian Pears, Chiles, Crispy Garlic, Korean Vinaigrette, and Jimmy Evans’s Gulf Coast Shrimp Crackers   

Pastrami Beef Tongue with Butter-Poached Jimmy Evans’s Gulf Coast Crawfish, Celery, and Mustard

Beef Cheek with Kimchi Pancake, Kimchi Brown Butter, Jimmy Evans’s Gulf Coast Blue Crab, and Garlic   

Texas Barbecue–Style Beef Rib with Fermented Tomatillo, Pickled Mango, and Soy Hollandaise

Side-by-Side Strip Tasting > 100-Day Dry-Aged HeartBrand Beef Strip, 10-Year-Old HeartBrandX Strip, and 2-Year-Old HeartBrand Beef Strip with Brown Butter Périgord Truffle–Potato Purée

Key Lime Tart with Chantilly Cream, Smoked Honey, and Juniper 

A selection of fine beverages will be served with this dinner.

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