Events / Dinner

Louisiana Seafood Celebration

Fri, March 28, 2014

7:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
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Scott Varnedoe

Restaurant IPO - Baton Rouge, LA

Award-winning executive chef Scott Varnedoe is at the helm of Restaurant IPO, a cool, modern American hot spot with Baton Rouge flair. Join Varnedoe and Aaron Brown for a menu highlighting pristine Louisiana seafood prepared with Varnedoe’s innovative, Southern-inspired savvy.


  • Hors d'Oeuvre
    • Grilled Oysters with Lemon–Horseradish Brown Butter, Parmesan–Bacon Bread Crumbs, and Tasso Ham–Onion Preserves 
    • Bayou Eggs > Crayfish–Tasso Ham Deviled Eggs with Fried Oysters
    • Spinach, Oyster, and Pernod Arancini with Tomato Gel 
    • Fried Oyster–Braised Short Rib Po’ Boys with Pickled Vegetables and Charred Cabbage Aïoli
    • Assorted Tin Roof Brewing Co. Beers 
    • Adelaida Cellars Picpoul Blanc 2012   
    • Adelaida Cellars Version Rosé 2013
  • Dinner
    • South Pass Shrimp–Wild Mushroom Café au Lait with Shrimp–Truffle Beignet 
    • Adelaida Cellars Finder 2012
    • Grouper Tournedos on Smoked-Gouda Grits Cake with Bacon-Blistered Kale, Tasso Ham Broth, and Candied Lemon–Watermelon Radish Salad
    • Adelaida Cellars Anna’s Vineyard Version White 2012
    • Goat Cheese Gnocchi with Crab, Louisiana Sweet Corn, Sherry, Parmesan–Truffle Cream, Collard Green Pesto, Cajun-Spiced Popcorn, and Brussels Sprout, Basil, and Corn Shoot Salad
    • Adelaida Cellars HMR Estate Vineyard Chardonnay 2012
    • Adelaida Cellars HMR Estate Vineyard Pinot Noir 2010
    • H.J. Bergeron Pecan and Cornmeal–Crusted Wild Catfish with Crayfish Risotto, Brown Butter–Crayfish Powder, and Vermouth Foam
    • Adelaida Cellars Anna’s Vineyard Version White Reserve 2012
    • Adelaida Cellars Anna’s Vineyard Cinsault 2010
    • Mom’s Banana Bread French Toast with Bananas Foster, Buttermilk–Vanilla Bean Ice Cream, Candied Pecans, and Foie Gras–Banana Cotton Candy
    • Adelaida Cellars Méthode Cryogenic Icewine NV
    • Wines generously provided by Adelaida Cellars.

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