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JBF Greens NYC: Old Brooklyn Meets New Brooklyn

Tue, May 15, 2018

7:00 PM
Sahadi's
Member Price: $70 Public Price: $85 Scroll down for tickets.

Join JBF Greens (foodies under 40) for an amazing night exploring the historic traditions and modern interpretations of Middle Eastern cuisine in Brooklyn. Greens will start with a tour of Sahadi’s, a James Beard America’s Classics Award winner and Brooklyn mainstay for over 65 years. Sahadi’s current owners, and children of founder Charlie Sahadi, Christine Whelan and Ron Sahadi will teach guests the history of this borough institution while letting us nibble some of their signature foods. 

Following the tour, Greens will enjoy a dinner at Boutros, where chef Allen Dabagh, a Brooklyn native, will showcase his modern and globally influenced interpretation of his Syrian and Lebanese heritage. The dinner will be paired with wines by Domaine des Tourelles, the most renowned winery in Lebanon.

 

 

Menu

Mezze

House-Baked Za’atar Bread

Spring Peas with Pea Hummus, Black Garlic, and Pickled Greens Almonds

Avocado Hummus with Pine Nuts, Pomegranate Molasses, and Mint

Falafel Quail Eggs with Turnips and Tahini

Domaine des Tourelles Bekaa Valley Blanc 2015

Ommegang Pale Sour Ale

Dinner

Smoked Halloumi–Stuffed and Fried Zucchini Blossoms with Mint, Za’Atar Bread Crumbs, and Black Garlic Tahini

Domaine des Tourelles Bekaa Valley Rosé 2017

Duck Breast with Lebanese Dirty Rice, Spring Onion, Walnut Sauce, and Arak Salt

Domaine des Tourelles Bekaa Valley Rouge 2014

Knafeh of Yesterday and Today > Kataïfi with Ricotta, Pistachio, and Orange Blossom

Sponsors

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