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Vegetarian Harvest Dinner at Uncommon Ground

August 28, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

 

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Slow Food Chicago and uncommon ground Edgewater 

invite you to a vegetarian harvest dinner

on August 28 at 6 p.m. at 1401 W. Devon

Join Slow Food Chicago (SFC) at one of the city’s pioneering “good, clean, and fair” restaurants whose owners, Helen and Michael Cameron, have worked diligently to incorporate local and organic produce and products into the menu as well as to engage green processes into their buildings. Join us on the “1st certified organic roof top farm in the country” for snacks, mingle with some interesting folks, head down to the dining room for a delicious meal, and raise funds for SFC, a not-for-profit organization. Enjoy summer and the pairings from our friends at Virtue Cider and FEW Spirits.

$65 per person + tax & gratuity

Phone 773-465-9801 to reserve your spot today

Net proceeds benefit Slow Food Chicago

 

 

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organic roof top farm reception  (6pm)

seared shishito peppers extra virgin olive oil, sea salt

grape leaves eggplant, Prairie Pure feta, brown basmati rice, pine nuts, lemon

roof top farm cherry tomatoes Capriole goat cheese, pesto

paired with Virtue Redstreak cider cocktail; red currant shrub, sugar cube, bitters

 

1st course

chilled fennel soup

caponata crostini, fennel pollen

paired with FEW american gin gibson; shallot, lemon balm

 

2nd course

green bean salad

ancient grains, crispy onions, wild mushrooms, italian parsley, truffle oil

paired with FEW standard gin collins; cucumber, fresh lemon juice, simple syrup, soda water

 

3rd course

crispy peppercorn gnocchi

roast peppers, sweet corn, goat cheese, shallots, garlic & thyme

paired with FEW white whiskey manhattan; koval chrysanthemum honey liqueur,

smoked simple syrup, bitters

 

dessert

peach turnover

preserved black currants, roof top honey ice cream, flower confetti

paired with FEW Uncommon Ground collaboration gin; house infused elderflower liqueur, sparkling wine, fresh black currants, honey

 

 

 

Details

Date:
August 28, 2013
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue

Uncommon Ground
1401 W. Devon Ave, Chicago, IL United States
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