Events / Special Event

JBF x SXSW Presents The Green Goddess Dinner

Tue, March 17, 2020

6:30 PM
Eden East Farm
Price: $150 This event has been cancelled.

Join SXSW, the James Beard Foundation, and Eden East for an intimate dinner prepared by four acclaimed women in honor of Women’s History Month.

We’re featuring talented and inspiring chefs to benefit the James Beard Foundation’s Women’s Entrepreneurial Leadership (WEL) Program as part of our commitment to advancing women in the industry.

6:30 P.M. Reception
7:15 P.M. Dinner


Jo Chan
Eberly, Austin

Sonya Coté
Eden East, Austin

Natalie Gazaui
Brand & Mortar Group, Austin

Tim McDiarmid 
The Good Kind, San Antonio

Please note that this event takes place outdoors on a farm, under an open-air tent, so kindly dress accordingly. Due to the limitations, menu changes cannot be accommodated at this event.

All reservations are non-refundable, and must be made in advance.

All beverages are complimentary at this event.



Sonya Coté, Eden East
Bastrop Cattle Co. Beef, Shiitake, and Oyster Mushroom Blended Cheeseburger

Jo Chan, Eberly
Green Falafel with Za’atar Labneh and Sumac

Tim McDiarmid, The Good Kind
Blistered Tomatoes and Grapes with Fava Bean Purée and Bitter Greens on Farinata

Farm Lemonade > Tito’s Handmade Vodka with Rosemary

When Life Gives You Lemongrass > Tito’s Handmade Vodka with Lemongrass Cordial and Mint

Chateau d’Esclans Whispering Angel Rosé 2018


Sonya Coté, Eden East
Green Ravioli > Moringa Ravioli with Spinach, Goat Ricotta, Crispy Leeks, and Fava Beans

Jo Chan, Eberly
Whole-Grilled Branzino with Green Garlic Salsa Verde, Cous Cous, and Fresh Herbs

Tim McDiarmid, The Good Kind
Shrimp and Green Grits with Herb Salad


Sonya Coté, Eden East
Housemade Marshmallows with Cricket Chocolate Bark and Graham Crackers

Natalie Gazaui, Brand & Mortar Group
Mate Crémeux with Mate Crumble, Elderflower, and Blueberry

Spicewood Vineyards Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2018 

Spicewood Vineyards Texas High Plains Tempranillo 2017 


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