Events / Dinner

Women of the Wild West

Wed, April 22, 2015

7:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $130 Public Price: $170 Phone: 212.627.1111
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Alison Bieber

Black Pig Bistro - Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Alberta may be known as the home province of the Calgary Stampede, but cattle are just one small aspect of the region’s native bounty. We’ve gathered an acclaimed all-female lineup for an eye-opening and hearty feast that highlights the best local game, produce, and wines from this neighbor up north.

Tickets to events held at the James Beard House cover the cost of food and a unique dining experience. Dinners are prepared by culinary masters from all regions of the United States and around the world. All alcoholic beverages are provided on a complimentary basis and are not included in the ticket price.​


  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • Pickled Beef Heart Sausages with Alberta Juniper and Chiles
    • Carmen Creek Bison Tartare with Pickled Mustard Seeds and Bannock
    • Chicken Liver Parfaits with Alberta Chokecherries
    • Sylvan Star Gouda Pierogi with Chives 
    • Rocky Mountain Cheese–Sour Cherry Lollipops
    • Nk’Mip Cellars Winemakers Series Chardonnay 2012
  • Dinner
    • Carrot Terrine with Smoked Trout–Alberta Premium Rye Whisky Mousseline, Ginger–Barley Crisp, and Minus 8 Maple Brix Verjus
    • Tinhorn Creek Vineyards Gewürztraminer 2013
    • Pig’s Head Mortadella with Brassica Mustard on Sourdough
    • Mission Hill Family Estate Perpetua Chardonnay 2012
    • Walleye with Gremolata, Barley, and Bacon
    • Quails’ Gate Pinot Noir 2013
    • Smoked Ham Hock Tortellini with Parsnip Purée, Sugar Snap Peas, and Housemade Chorizo
    • Nk’Mip Cellars Qwam Qwmt Syrah 2009
    • Braised Carmen Creek Bison Short Rib with Garnet Yams and Juniper–Red Wine Reduction​
    • Laughing Stock Vineyards Portfolio 2011
    • Saskatoon Berries with Highwood Crossing Scottish Oat–Chinook Honey Verrine​
    • Vista D’oro Farms & Winery D’oro 2007

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