Sunday, May 3, 2009

Food 101 Hosts Dinner in Athens

Chef Ron Eyester and Food 101 Morningside are hosting a special Farm Dinner at Woodland Gardens in Athens on Sunday, May 17 at 3 p.m. The dinner, a partnership between Food 101 and Woodland Gardens (a favorite farm of Food 101¹s), will offer guests a farm tour, cocktail
reception and a family-style dinner featuring fresh produce from the farm.

Proceeds from the dinner will benefit Grow A Farmer, a non-profit organization dedicated to
teaching new organic farmers. During the dinner, guests will enjoy sharing platters of all the following dishes:

Sliced Beefsteak Tomatoes
Fried Capers, Micro Arugula, Cypress Grove Cheese & Vanilla-Balsamic
Marinated Cucumbers & Baby Fennel
Cracked Olives, Oregano & Orange-Honey
Shaved Radishes
Champagne Vinegar, Peppercorns & Fresh Scallion
Baby Shrimp Cocktail
Strawberries, Jalapeno & Aged Red Wine Vinegar
Chilled Carrot Soup
Pickled Beets & Leeks
Sweet Tea Brined Local Organic Chicken
Maple-Lemon Jus
Whole Roasted Bay of Fundi Salmon
Salsa Verde
Braised Greens & Fingerling Potatoes
Spiced Tomato-Garlic Broth
Strawberry Shortcake
Assorted Cheeses From Sweet Grass Dairy

The dinner is $75 per person, including pre-dinner cocktails and wine. Reservations are required and can be made by calling Food 101 Morningside at (404) 347-9747.

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