Events / Taste America

Taste America: Boston

Mon, August 30, 2021

5:00 PM
Price: $300 per pair (single tickets not available) Ticket sales for this event are now closed.

21 Drydock Avenue, Suite 110W
Boston, MA 02210

5:00 – 7:00 P.M. First Seating for Dinner
7:45 – 9:45 P.M. Second Seating for Dinner

A national dining event celebrating your local restaurant community.
Taste America, presented by Capital One, is a nationwide initiative to bring together chefs and diners to support the local restaurants rebuilding a more sustainable and equitable industry.

The dinner at Chickadee will be an intimate gathering with safety regulations strictly enforced as mandated by the local governance. Chefs John daSilva and Stef Bui will prepare a three-course menu that reflects their signature style, and highlights the uniqueness of their restaurant and the Boston community. The dinner will also include beverage pairings for each course as well as a swag bag to take home.



John daSilva and Stef Bui

Smoked Potato Pita with Kerrygold Butter and Assorted Kerrygold Cheeses 
**Contains dairy and gluten

Rabbit Hole Peach 75 > Rabbit Hole Bespoke Gin with Peach Shrub, Lemon Juice, Angostura Orange Bitters, and Cava

Chilled Verrill Farm Corn Soup with Peekytoe Crab Falafel, Grilled Avocado, and Jimmy Nardello Peppers
** Gluten-free and nut-free; contains dairy and shellfish

Bodega Garzón Reserva Albariño 2020

Suckling Pig Three Ways with Chanterelles, Native Peach, Summer Truffles, and Burnt Honey
** Gluten-free, nut-free, shellfish-free; contains dairy and pork

Barón de Ley Gran Reserva Rioja NV

Roman-Style Artichokes with Gnocchi alla Romana, Fava Beans, Goat Butter, and Za’atar
** Vegetarian and nut-free; contains alliums, dairy, and gluten

Barón de Ley Gran Reserva Rioja NV

Baked Alaska with Native Strawberry, Toasted Coconut Caramel, Rhubarb, and Thai Basil
** Gluten-free, nut-free, vegetarian; contains coconut

Flight of Rabbit Hole whiskeys
Boxergrail Kentucky Straight Rye Whiskey

Cavehill Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Dareringer Straight Bourbon Whiskey (finished in PX sherry casks)
Heigold Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey

Beverages courtesy of
Barón de Ley
Bodega Garzón
Rabbit Hole Distillery

Menu is subject to change. Guests must be 21 years+ with a valid ID to attend the event.

Through our Open for Good campaign, the James Beard Foundation is committed to helping independent restaurants survive this crisis, rebuild better, and thrive for the long term.


Local Partners

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Related Info

Covid-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. An inherent risk of exposure to Covid-19 exists in any public place regardless of precautions that may be taken. By purchasing and using tickets, you, on your behalf and on behalf of any accompanying parties, agree to (1) assume all risks associated with Covid-19 and other communicable diseases, (2) comply with all related health and safety policies of the James Beard Foundation, Chickadee, as well as all applicable federal, state, and local government laws and recommendations, and (3) expressly release the James Beard Foundation and each of its respective affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, trustees, officers, directors, partners, employees, and agents from any and all claims arising from or relating to Covid-19.

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