Events / Dinner

Southern Road Trip

Wed, August 17, 2016

7:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.2308
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Ryan Haigler

Grand Isle Restaurant, New Orleans

Buckle up for a gastronomic road trip to the Southeast, tasting the culinary delights of Louisiana, Tennessee, South Carolina, and more. Chef Ryan Haigler will lead this mouthwatering tour that highlights traditional Southern flavors, techniques, and ingredients, offering up an edible map of the region’s diverse and delicious bounty.

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Menu

  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • Swamp Camp Chicken with Bread-and-Butter Pickles on White Bread
    • Pickled-and-Fried Nice & Easy Oysters with Lemon–Wang Chile Aïoli and Micro-Scallions
    • Creole Tomato Pie with Louisiana Blue Crab, Benne Wafers, Tomato Jam, and Pimento Cheese
    • The Golden Egg > Grapefruit Gastrique with Piment d’Espelette, Bacon Salt, and Red Bean Crackers
    • The Awakening Cocktails
    • Lamoreaux Landing Dry Riesling 2013
    • Jean-Claude Lapalu Cuvée Vieilles Vignes Beaujolais-Villages 2013
  • Dinner
    • Baldwin County, Alabama > Entre-Deux-Mers–Poached Royal Red Shrimp with Citrus Supremes, Heirloom Beets, Spiced Pecans, and Avocado
    • Chateau La Gravière Entre-Deux-Mers 2015
    • Shelby County, Tennessee > Cured Cobia with Chappapeela Farms Pork Shoulder, Creole Cream Cheese, and Steen’s Cane Vinegar–Black Pepper Syrup
    • Weingut Knoll Loibner Grüner Veltliner 2014
    • Charleston County, South Carolina > She-Crab Soup with Roe Powder, Raw Sherry, Celery Hearts, and Crispy Softshell Crab
    • Carpe Diem Chardonnay 2013
    • Orleans Parish, Louisiana > Dressed Open-Faced Hot Duck Sausage Rich Boy with Seared Foie Gras and Trinity Aïoli
    • Fairview Pinotage 2014
    • South Carolina, Tennessee, and Alabama > Carolina Whole Hog Terrine with Sunchoke Relish, Boiled Peanuts, and Whiskey-Pickled Cucumbers; Barbecued Meat Loaf with Macaroni, Memphis Barbecue Sauce, and Creamy Herb Slaw; and Rib Crépinette with Alabama White Sauce and Gumbo Biscuit
    • Cline Live Oak Vineyard Zinfandel 2012
    • Petits Fours and Mignardises > Moon Pies with Charleston Chews, Coconut Cake, Pecan Divinity, and Lane Cake
    • Café Brulot Service
    • Roederer Estate Anderson Valley Brut NV
    • Take-Home Treats > Traditional Pralines

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