Events / Dinner

World of Umami Burger

Wed, April 23, 2014

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

Adam Fleischman

Umami Restaurant Group, California, Florida, and NYC

Named for the elusive fifth taste and savory flavor sensation, Umami Burger first took root in Los Angeles and has swiftly gained a cult-like following with its expansion across California, Florida, and New York. Join us in exploring the visionary empire’s philosophy and repertoire of seasonal, local, and innovative eats at this burger-turned-haute-cuisine event.


  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • Japanese Caprese Salad
    • Porcini-Dusted Pork Tenderloin with Community Grains Polenta and Tomato Jam
    • Umamified Beef Tartare with Ponzu and Quail Eggs on Puffed Rice Paper
    • Ginger Shrimp Skewers with Lemongrass and Shiso
    • Braised Pork Belly with Maraschino Glaze
    • Champagne Perrier-Jouët Grand Brut NV
  • Dinner
    • Deconstructed and Reconstructed Original Umami Burger
    • Hannes Reeh Unplugged Chardonnay 2010
    • Oysters with Tzatziki Coleslaw
    • Field Recordings Jurassic Park Vineyard Chenin Blanc 2011
    • Surf and Turf Burger > Korean Barbecue and Bacon-Wrapped Scallop with Sweet Potato Fries
    • Field Recordings Jespersen Vineyard Petite Sirah 2011
    • Money’s No Object Burger > Wagyu Beef with Truffles, Foie Gras, Vintage Port, and Truffle Tots
    • Viña Alberdi Rioja Reserva 2006
    • Tres Leches Doughnut
    • Eagle Rare 10-Year-Old Single Barrel Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey