Events / Dinner

Modern Vintage

Sat, June 22, 2013

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

Thomas Elliott Bowman

Baume & Brix - Chicago

Named after old-fashioned and present-day measurements used in winemaking, Baume & Brix is a study in duality: its two chefs cook dishes that bounce between the classic and the hypermodern. The only exception to the theme? The restaurant’s unwavering three-star review in the Chicago Tribune

Event photos taken by Tom Kirkman

Menu

  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • From the Sea > Oysters with Uni Crème and Edible Shells
    • From the Land > Chicken Liver Mousse and Egg Salad on Crispy Chicken Skin Crackers
    • From the Ground > Frozen Arugula–Herb Salad with Parmesan Cream and Crispy Brioche
    • SZIGETI GRÜNER VELTLINER BRUT NV
  • Dinner
    • Braised Pig’s Tail Croquettes with Whipped Cucumbers, Elderflowers, and Greek Salad Elements
    • ARGIOLAS COSTAMOLINO 2012 
    • Seasonal Carrot–Rooibos Soup with Pea Tendrils, Burrata, and White Chocolate
    • LOIMER LENZ RIESLING 2010 
    • Hawaiian Striped Marlin with Hearts of Palm, Pineapple, Coconut, Hibiscus, and Macadamia Nuts
    • TERRA DI VULCANO AGLIANICO DEL VULTURE BISCEGLIA 2010 
    • Wagyu Flatiron Steak with Maitake Mushrooms, Corn Pudding, Swiss Chard, and Pickled Rhubarb
    • TASCA D'ALMERITA LAMÙRI NERO D'AVOLA 2010 
    • Strawberry Forms > Fresh, Roasted, and Wild with Beet Frozen Yogurt, Lemon Thyme, White Chocolate, and Kalamata Olives
    • Passion Fruit Daiquiri Pyramid
    • SAMOS VIN DOUX MUSCAT NV
    • Wines generously provided by Winebow.

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