Events / Friends of James Beard Benefit Dinner


Thu, November 14, 2013

7:30 PM
The Academic Bistro at Drexel University
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $150 Phone: 215.895.5822
Reservations Policy

Mike Traud

The Academic Bistro at Drexel University, Philadelphia

At this special Friends of James Beard Benefit, we’re tapping some of the hottest chef talent from the City of Brotherly Love and having them collaborate on a glorious fall feast at the Academic Bistro, Drexel University’s state-of-the-art dining facility.

For reservations or more information, please call 215.895.5822.


  • Dinner
    • Country Pâté, Hot Coppa, and Black Pepper Salami with Seasonal Accompaniments
    • Castello di Neive Basarin Dolc etto d'Alba 2010
    • Mushroom- and Sauerkraut–Stuffed Pierogi with Beet Purée, Crispy Kielbasa, Pearl Onions, and Parsley–Garlic Sauce
    • Domaine Ostertag Fronholz Pinot Noir 2010
    • Butter-Poached Lobster Popovers with Sunchokes, Fennel, Brandy, and Beer
    • Brasserie Dupont Saison Dupont
    • Hay-Baked Chicken with Smoked Tomatoes, Sage, Cauliflower, and Button Mushrooms
    • Weingut Heinrich Zweigelt 2009
    • Pumpkin Panna Cotta with Apple Cider Caramel, Bacon–Pumpkin Seed Brittle, and Sugar Snap Crumble
    • Southern Tier Imperial Pumpking Pumpkin Beer