Events / Taste America


Tue, March 01, 2022

6:00 PM
Coyote Cafe
Price: $300 per pair (single tickets not available) Tickets on sale now!

Coyote Cafe
132 W Water Street
Santa Fe, NM 87501
Dressy casual attire

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 Coyote Cafe will be an intimate gathering with safety regulations strictly enforced as mandated by the local governance. Chef Dakota Weiss of Coyote Cafe and Chef Martín Rios of Restaurant Martín will prepare a multi-course menu that reflects their signature styles, and highlights the uniqueness of their restaurants and the Santa Fe community. The dinner will also include beverage pairings for each course as well as a swag bag to take home.

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Dakota Weiss
Coyote Cafe
Santa Fe


Martín Rios
Restaurant Martín
Santa Fe


Coyote Cafe’s Signature Cornbread with Flavored Kerrygold Butter Trio

** Allium-free, nut-free, and vegetarian; contains dairy and gluten

Blood Orange Old Fashioned > Rabbit Hole Cavehill Straight Bourbon with Muddled Fruit, Bitters, and Brûlée Blood Orange (created by Quinn Stephenson)


Skuna Bay Salmon Aburi with Hatch Green Chile Ponzu, Forbidden Rice, and Sunchoke Salad

**Dairy-free; contains raw fish, gluten, and nuts

 Paul Anheuser Blanc de Noir Qualitätswein Nahe 2019


Pan-Seared Maple Leaf Farm Duck Breast > Leg Confit with Koji Turnips, Anjou Pears, Toasted Grains, and Lapsang Souchong Infused with Rabbit Hole Heigold Kentucky Straight Bourbon Reduction Reduction

** Dairy-free and nut-free; contains gluten and seeds

Domaine Thibault Liger-Belair Les Deux Terres 2016


Wagyu Beef Short Ribs with Duck Fat–Whipped Root Vegetables, Snow PeaWild Mushroom Escabèche, and Ibérico Chorizo Demi-Glace

** Gluten-free and nut-free; contains dairy and pork

 Robert Biale Vineyards Royal Punishers Petite Sirah 2019


Smoked Matsutake Mushroom with Coconut Masa and Snow PeaWild Mushroom Escabèche

** Gluten-free, nut-free, and vegan

 Robert Biale Vineyards Royal Punishers Petite Sirah 2019


Chocolate–Caramel Crémeux with Rabbit Hole Cavehill Kentucky Straight Bourbon Syrup–Citrus Custard, Almond–Honey Financier, and Clementine–Verbena Granita

** Contains dairy, gluten, and nuts

Whiskey Flight

Rabbit Hole Cavehill Kentucky Straight Bourbon
Rabbit Hole Heigold Kentucky Straight Bourbon
Rabbit Hole Boxergrail Kentucky Straight Rye
Rabbit Hole Dareringer Straight Bourbon

Featured Beverage Partners
Coyote Cafe
Fiasco Fine Wine
Rabbit Hole Distillery
Vineyard Brands

Special thanks to the following for their generous donations:
Just the Best
Maple Leaf Farms

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

Reservation Policy: All reservations are nonrefundable and must be made in advance. Should the event be cancelled due to any unforeseen circumstances, including COVID-19, JBF will offer a range of options, including ticket exchanges, option to donate tickets, or a full refund. For more information, contact

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, Coyote Cafe, 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.

To view the James Beard Foundation's full list of COVID-19 policies, please click here.

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