Events / Friends of James Beard Benefit Dinner

San Francisco

Sun, June 09, 2013

6:00 PM
M.Y. China
Member Price: $175 Public Price: $200 Phone: 415.580.3001
Reservations Policy


Martin Yan

M.Y. China - San Francisco

Michael Mondavi Family Estate
Napa, CA

M.Y. China, the latest restaurant from our longtime friend Martin Yan, will play host to this special benefit in San Francisco. Join him and other culinary talents—including JBF Award winner Charlie Trotter—for a celebration of the family table, along with wines from Michael Mondavi Family Estate.   

For reservations for more information, please call 415.580.3001 or click here.


  • Hors d’Oeuvre 
    • Crispy Chicken Feet–Oroblanco Steam Buns 
    • Heirloom Tomato Shui Jiao with Sesame Essence
    • Chilled Duck Consommé with Early Summer Vegetables
    • Scallops on Lotus Root with XO Sauce
    • Hand-Pulled Spinach Noodles with Mendocino Uni, Mustard, and Citrus–Soy Dressing
    • Beggars' Purses with Wild Mushrooms and Kabocha Squash 
    • Domaine Carneros Brut Cuvée 2009
    • Isabel Mondavi Cabernet Sauvignon Deep Rosé 2012
    • Southwest of Eden Cocktails  
  • Dinner 
    • Roasted Beet, Asparagus, and Goat Cheese Terrine
    • Oberon Sauvignon Blanc 2012
    • Lantern Shadow Beef with Chinese Broccoli Shoots and Taro
    • Emblem Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2010
    • Cold-Poached Halibut with Teardrop Tomatoes, Mint, and Red Jalapeño Vinaigrette
    • The Abalone Farm Whole Abalone with Bàoyú Sauce
    • Isabel Mondavi Chardonnay 2011
    • Lamb with Stir-Fried Tatsoi, Mizuna, Julienned Vegetables, and Spicy Peanut Sauce
    • Iron Goddess Tea–Smoked Duck with Kumquat–Hoisin Sauce and Steamed Buns
    • M by Michael Mondavi 2009
    • Maui Vacherin with Passion Fruit–Banana Sorbet, Manila Mango–Liliquoi Compote, Thai Basil Ice Cream, and Sweet Meyer Lemon Kisses