Cathy Thomas, best-selling author and OC Register food writer has teamed up with Executive Chef Paul Gstrein of Bayside in Newport Beach and is inviting the public to a book-signing and dinner featuring recipes from her newest book release on THURS MAY 29.
Guests will have the chance to meet the author, purchase copies of the book and will enjoy a dinner prepared with some of summers freshest and unique farmer's market finds.
Cathy Thomas’s newest book, "50 Best Plants on the Planet" was selected by the Wall Street Journal as one of the top 5 books to buy for summer and by Emeril Lagasse as one of his top 10 cookbooks to buy.
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Four Course Dinner - $45 per person (excluding gratuity)
STARTER- COMPOSED SALAD
Tuscan Kale and Radicchio Treviso,
Smoked Prosciutto Speck, Medjol Date, Gorgonzola Dolce,
Marcona Almond, Lemon Maple Vinaigrette, Cranberry Brush
SOUP-PUREE OF CARROT, GINGER, PEANUTS, AND COCONUT
Nantucket Bay Scallops and Tiger Prawns
Roasted Sesame Oil and Chrysanthemum
MAIN COURSE- PISTACHIO CRUSTED FREE RANGE CHICKEN BREAST
Farro “Risotto”, Brussel Sprouts “Two Ways”
Bing Cherry “Agro Dolce”
DESSERT- BLACKBERRY “FINANCIER”
Tahitian Vanilla Ice Cream, Macerated Fresh Blackberries