Events / Dinner

Texas Hill Country

Fri, September 14, 2012

7:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
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Ryan Littman

JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa, San Antonio

Though Texas hill country is famous for its barbecue shacks and out-of-the-way roadhouses, it’s also home to acclaimed fine-dining destinations like the JW Marriott San Antonio hill country resort & spa. Executive chef Ryan Littman oversees the food at the luxury resort, serving refined, locally sourced takes on traditional Texas fare.

Event photos taken by Geoff Mottram.


  • Hors d'Oeuvre
    • Deviled Eggs
    • Barbecued Gulf Oysters
    • Fried House-Fermented Pickles
    • Bacon–Jalapeño Poppers
    • Whiskey-Cured Bison Jerky
    • Assorted Texas Cheeses and Accoutrements
    • Schramsberg Brut Rosé 2008
    • Barrel-Aged Manhattans > Rebecca Creek Texas Whiskey with Housemade Sweet Vermouth and Homegrown Peach Bitters
    • Heirloom Bloody Marys > Pico De Gallo–Infused Enchanted Rock Texas Vodka with Heirloom Tomato Juice and Prasek’s Hillje Smokehouse Bacon  
  • Dinner
    • Gulf Shrimp Bisque with Texas Olive Oil Croutons
    • Becker Vineyards Viognier 2011
    • Fried Green Tomatoes with Goat’s Milk Green Goddess Dressing, Pickled Quail Egg, Cowboy Candy, and Buttermilk Biscuits with House-Extracted Honey
    • Illumination Sauvignon Blanc 2010
    • Suckling Wild Boar with Cheese Grits, Hot Links, Black-Eyed Pea Succotash, and Honey–Peach Mustard
    • Faust Cabernet Sauvignon 2009
    • Beef Short Ribs and 45-Day Dry-Aged Strip Loin with Creamed Potatoes and Whole-Roasted Carrots
    • Becker Vineyards Raven 2010
    • Banana Pudding with Toasted Marshmallow and Nilla Wafer Crumbs
    • Republic Tequila Limecello
    • Cowboy Coffee with Chocolate–Guajillo Chili Cookies