Events / Dinner

Louisville Young Guns and Bourbon

Mon, March 23, 2015

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

Michael Dunbar

Corbett's - Louisville, KY

The rising stars of the Louisville food scene are collaborating on an epic ode to their mentors, who will be dining with us that evening. The menu will showcase the best of the Bluegrass State, including, of course, bourbon, which will be incorporated into many of the dishes and also served as a pairing with each course.

Menu

  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • Beef Bacon with Quail Eggs, Béarnaise, and Chives 
    • Turnip Cakes with Benton’s Bacon, Unagi Tare, and Radishes 
    • Pork Rillettes Fritters with Pickled Mustard Seeds and Cornichons 
    • Spicy Fried Chicken with Red Hot Aïoli, Sorghum, and Dill on Rye Johnnycakes 
    • Rabbit–Foie Gras Sausages with Caraway Waffles and Citrus Marmalade 
    • Duck Confit with Asian Slaw and Plum Hoisin Sauce on Brioche
    • Derby City Debutante > Willett Pot Still Reserve Bourbon Whiskey with Ginger, Grapefruit, and Basil
    • WILLETT POT STILL RESERVE BOURBON WHISKEY
  • Dinner
    • Bourbon Boil > Mussels with Razor Clams, Crayfish, Prawns, Kale, and Sweet Corn Gelée 
    • WILLETT POT STILL RESERVE BOURBON WHISKEY
    • Bourbon–Soy Duck Breast with Lap Cheong, Brussels Sprouts, Bunapi Mushrooms, Bourbon Barrel Salt, Shiitake Essence, and Beet Purée 
    • ROWAN’S CREEK KENTUCKY BOURBON WHISKEY
    • Monkfish with Parisienne Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables, and Orange Nage 
    • JOHNNY DRUM PRIVATE STOCK KENTUCKY BOURBON WHISKEY
    • 24-Hour Sous Vide Rabbit Leg with Braised Swiss Chard, Parsnips, Carrot Purée, Crispy Onions, and Willet Bourbon Reduction 
    • OLD BARDSTOWN ESTATE BOTTLED KENTUCKY STRAIGHT BOURBON WHISKEY
    • Creekstone Farms Beef Filet with Oxtail Tortellini, Root Vegetables, Natural Jus, and Bourbon–Bone Marrow Whipped Cream 
    • NOAH’S MILL GENUINE BOURBON WHISKEY
    • Honey Panna Cotta with Bourbon Caviar, Citrus Coulis, Fruit Compote, and Tuile 
    • WILLETT FAMILY ESTATE BOTTLED STRAIGHT RYE WHISKEY
    • Bourbons generously provided by Willett Distillery.