Events / Dinner

Meet Me in Pittsburgh

Sat, February 03, 2018

7:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $135 Public Price: $175 Phone: 212.627.2308
Cancellation and Food Allergy Policy

Jamilka Borges

Independent Brewing Company, Hidden Harbor, and Lorelei, Pittsburgh

When Jamilka Borges isn’t fighting food waste, vying for a JBF Rising Star award, or attending our Chefs Boot Camp, she’s busy delighting Pittsburgh diners with a signature blend of her native Puerto Rican flavors and seasonal American cooking. Join us when Borges presents an edible ode to her adopted hometown, highlighting local artisans, beer, and spirits straight from the Steel City.

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Hors d’Oeuvre

Octopus Empanadillas with Sweet Plantains and Recao 

Smoked Bluefish Croquettes with Passion Fruit Pique

Yuca Pasteles with Smoked Elysian Fields Farm Lamb and Tomatillo Jam

Hidden Harbor Tropical Cocktails 


Bread Service > Pan Sobao Rolls with Katase Seaweed Butter and Pickled Lamb Spread

Sunchoke Custard–Spelt Tart with Morel Mushrooms and Green Romesco

Brew Gentlemen Mise en Rose Collection Exploration & Discovery #3 Bière de Garde 

Scallop with Pickled, Dried, and Raw Hakurei Turnips; Pineapple; and Celery

Roundabout Brewery Maui Wit Spiced Belgian Witbier

Swordfish Belly with Clam–Coconut Broth, Salsify, and Sweet Potato

Valdesil Godello Sobre Lías 2014

Pork Shoulder and Belly with Anson Mills Couscous de Riz, Sea Island Peas, and Tamarind

Domaine de l'Hortus Bergerie Classique Pic Saint Loup 2016

Kumquat with Carrots 

Hidden Harbor Coffee Cocktail Nightcap

Thanks to the Independent Brewing Company, Hidden Harbor, and Advanced Sommelier Sarah Thomas of Le Bernardin, NYC for the accompanied pairings.

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