Events / Dinner

Mr. Beard's Summertime Soirée

Thu, July 20, 2017

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $100 Public Price: $125 Phone: 212.627.2308
Reservations Policy

Daniel Eddy

Rebelle, NYC

Nicole Gajadhar

Saxon + Parole, NYC

Kenta Goto

Bar Goto, NYC

Nick Licata

Villanelle, NYC

Ann Redding

Uncle Boons & Mr. Donahue's, NYC

Matt Danzer

Uncle Boons & Mr. Donahue's, NYC

David Santos

Good Stock, NYC

This year’s annual summertime soirée boasts a roster of white-hot, downtown talent to fête the season in style. Don’t miss the chance to savor sips and bites from some of the best spots in the city during this festive, walk-around cocktail party after James Beard’s own heart.

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Menu

Watermelon Gazpacho with Miso-Cured Shrimp, Shiso, and Sichuan Pepper

Saa Koo Sai Muu > Pork and Peanut–Stuffed Tapioca Dumplings with Bird’s-Eye Chiles

Preserved Tuna Toasts with Macerated Spanish Onions, and Charred Poblanos

Hoi Tak > Green Curry Snails with Crispy Garlic

Marinated Brussels Sprout Cups with Vermont Clothbound Cheddar, Rye Crumbs, and Cashews

Chilled Piri-Piri Pork Loin with Rancho Gordo Bean–Corn Salad

Grilled Duck Hearts Escabèche with Sour Cherry Jam

Little Neck Clams with Leche de Tigre and Bayonne Ham

Truffled Portobello Mushroom Mousse with Parole Whiskey Jelly 

Honeydew Daiquiris

Muay Thai Punch > Basil Vodka with Rum, Thai Tea, Orange Shrub, and Holy Basil

Corn Cocktail > White Corn Whiskey with Summer Corn Juice, and Lemon

Blood in the Streets > Vodka with Strawberry Shrub and Rose

The Desmond > Rum with Black Pepper Syrup, Cappelletti Aperitivo, Citrus, Prosecco, and Opal Basil 

Saxon + Parole Pisco Punch with Pisco Gobernador, Fino Sherry, Pineapple Juice, and Lemon Juice