Events / Dinner

Taste of Tuscany

Fri, April 01, 2016

7:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
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Josh Bernstein

Spuntino Wine Bar & Italian Tapas - Clifton, NJ

Join us for a sumptuous Italian feast when seasoned culinary vet Josh Bernstein transports Beard House guests to Tuscany. Known for his lively New York Times–praised wine bars, chef Bernstein is sure to make any nonna proud with his mouthwatering menu of Tuscan delights.

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Menu

  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • Torta di Ceci > Chickpea Cakes with Eggplant Caponata
    • Panzanella with Tuna Crudo and Balsamic
    • Chicken Liver Crostini with Fried Sage
    • CASTELLO DI BOSSI ROSATO 2015
  • Dinner
    • Ribollita with Tuscan Kale, Borlotti Beans, and Parmesan Broth
    • SAN QUIRICO VERNACCIA DI SAN GIMIGNANO 2014
    • Insalata con Lardo e Barbabietole > Roasted Baby Beets with Lardo, Baby Arugula, Green Strawberries, and Vernaccia Vinaigrette
    • FATTORIA LE PUPILLE POGGIO ARGENTATO 2014
    • Gnocchi al Sugo di Lepre > Housemade Ricotta Gnocchi with Rabbit Ragù
    • San Polo Brunello di Montalcino 2009
    • Cacciucco alla Livornese > Livornese Seafood Stew with Shrimp, Red Mullet, Octopus, Mussels, and Chianti–Tomato Broth
    • CASTELLARE DI CASTELLINA IL POGGIALE CHIANTI CLASSICO RISERVA 2012
    • Cinghiale in Umido > Braised Boar Shoulder with Asiago Polenta
    • Orma Toscana 2011
    • Castagnaccio > Chestnut Flour Cake with Whipped Ricotta and Chocolate