Events / Dinner

Tuscan Holiday Table

Wed, December 03, 2014

8:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
Reservations Policy

Sandra Lotti

Toscana Saporita Cooking School, Lucca, Tuscany, Italy

In her villa located in a tiny Tuscan town between Pisa and Lucca, Sandra Rosy Lotti brings her passion for the region’s authentic, rustic cuisine to her cooking classes. For her return to the Beard House, she will be joined by her son Alessio, who will help her craft a decadent winter feast. 

Menu

  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • Assorted Crostini
    • Savory Puff Pastry Pockets 
    • Castello Banfi Brut Metodo Tradizionale Classico NV
  • Dinner
    • Seasonal Salad with Parmigiano-Reggiano 
    • Castello Banfi La Pettegola Vermentino Toscana 2013
    • Potato–Leek Velouté with Croutons and Crispy Guanciale
    • Castello Banfi San Angelo Pinot Grigio 2013
    • Savini Tartufi White Truffle Risotto
    • Castello Banfi Belnero 2011
    • Braised Pork Shanks with Marsala Demi-Glace, Broccoli Rabe, Garlic, and Roasted Baby Potatoes
    • Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino 2009
    • Almond Cake with White Chocolate Mousse and Fabbri Amarena Cherries
    • Castello Banfi Rosa Regale 2013
    • Wines generously provided by Castello Banfi.