Events / Dinner

Pioneers and Legends

In Partnership with Women Chefs & Restaurateurs

Thu, January 15, 2015

8:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $200 Public Price: $250 Phone: 212.627.1111
Reservations Policy

Kathleen Blake

The Rusty Spoon - Orlando, FL

Since its founding in 1993, Women Chefs & Restaurateurs has worked to promote and advance female professionals in the culinary industry. Join us as we welcome the organization’s president and a cadre of legendary women from some of the country’s best kitchens.


  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • Caviar with Brown Butter–Glazed Profiteroles, Lobster, Radishes, and Crème Fraîche
    • Foie Gras Bonbons with Violet–Cassis Jam and Brioche Crumble
    • Beet Mochi with Chèvre Milk Broth and Cress
    • Steak Tartare with Roasted Mushrooms, Coffee Béarnaise, and Potato Crisps
    • Champagne La Caravelle Cuvée Niña NV  
  • Dinner
    • Amy's Breads Rolls with Plugrá Butter
    • Caribbean-Style Alaskan Halibut Carpaccio with Coconut–Chile Broth, Celery Leaves, Shaved Red Onion, and Shoestring Yams; and Alaskan King Crab Aguachile Verde with Avocado, Cucumber, Serrano Broth, and Mango
    • Orsolani La Rustìa Erbaluce di Caluso 2012
    • Into the Woods > Inside-Out Cervena Venison Ravioli
    • Massoferrato Rosso Sangiovese 2012
    • Nantucket Bay Scallops and Smoked Pig Cheek with Sweet Pickled Citrus and Petite Greens
    • Lake Sonoma Winery Chardonnay 2013
    • Chappapeela Farms Duck Breast with Sweet Potato Spoonbread, Baby Turnips and Greens, and Satsuma-Bourbon Glaze
    • Lake Sonoma Winery Cabernet Sauvignon 2012
    • Chocolate Pound Cake with Toasted Bread Crumb Ice Cream and Chocolate and Caramel Sauces
    • Lini 910 Lambrusco Scuro NV
    • Mignardises > Almond–Mastic Börek, Gianduja, Pistachio Financier, and Candied Citrus and Fennel
    • Champagne generously provided by Rita Jammet and La Caravelle Champagne. Italian wines generously provided by DVM Importing Co. Domenico-Valentino, and Californian wines generously provided by West Coast Wine Partners.