Events / Dinner

Toast of the Hudson Valley

Mon, March 14, 2016

7:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
Reservations Policy

Tony Balassone

Calico - Rhineback, NY

Hudson Valley legends Tony and Leslie Balassone have earned national acclaim for their sophisticated, European-inspired fare for over two decades. Joined by culinary comrade Philip Canapini, they will showcase the region’s lush bounty at this special Beard House dinner.

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Menu

  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • Devils on Horseback > Dried Dates with Coach Farm Goat Cheese, Basil, Prosciutto, and Balsamic Syrup
    • Cherry Bombs > Roasted Sweet Italian Sausage–Filled Peppadew Peppers 
    • Savory Éclairs with Herbed Pâte à Choux, Dad’s Fresh Mozzarella Cheese, and Basil Pesto
    • Roasted Pear–Parsnip Soup 
    • TRUMP WINERY SPARKLING BLANC DE BLANC 2009
  • Dinner
    • Rock Shrimp–Fennel Flan with Bouillabaisse Jus and Cremini Crisps
    • MILLBROOK TOCAI FRIULANO 2014
    • Barbecue-Braised Pork Cheeks with Purple Chowchow, Yuca Frites, and Avocado–Coriander Crema
    • MILLBROOK PINOT NOIR 2014
    • Baked Phyllo Dough with Feta, Blistered Sweety Drop Miniature Peppers, and Cucumber Green Goddess Dressing
    • MILLBROOK CHARDONNAY 2013
    • New York Strip Steak with Horseradish Potato Tots, Béarnaise Aïoli, and Hydroponic Mâche
    • MILLBROOK CABERNET FRANC 2013
    • Frangipane Almond Cake with Vanilla Bean Mousse and Roasted Pears