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October 2, 2017 @ 6:30 pm

Chef Allen’s Monday Night Farm-to-Table Dinner: DEARLY DEPARTED – Emily Brontë


October 2, 2017
6:30 pm


In honor of the spirit of Halloween, this month, we go back in time to rescue some of our favorite dearly departed authors. Join us as we celebrate their lives with special, themed dinners that summon the ambiance, characters and settings of their work and times.

To RSVP email Cristina Nosti HERE

The Menu

Honey & Cumin Roasted Carrots, Scallion, Quinoa, Brussels Sprout Leaves

Chipotle Baked Yams, Zucchini Fries & Ranch, Farmers Greens  

Arugula, Fennel, Radish salad Shaved Parmesan, with Champagne Vinaigrette

Calabaza & Bread Fruit Pepper Pot, Red Bean, Sweet Peppers, Plantains

Organic Farm Carrot Cake, Cream Cheese Frosting

Under pen name, Ellis Bell, the English poet, Emily Brontë composed her only novel, Wuthering Heights, published in 1847. Often described as a love story, Wuthering Heights is more a story of revenge that began with intentions of love. Over a century and a half later, the Books & Books community gathers together to celebrate this classic poet and novelist who passed away at age 30, a year after the book’s publication. We encourage all to dress up for this month’s dinners and immerse themselves as we toast to our favorites to ever to pen to paper.

October 2017:  Dearly Departed Schedule

Monday, October 2 :

Emily Brontë | Wuthering Heights

Monday, October 9:

Raymond Chandler | The Big Sleep

Monday, October 16:

Agatha Christie | Murder on the Orient Express

Monday, October 23:

Edgar Allan Poe | The Tell-Tale Heart

Monday, October 30:

Mary Shelley | Frankenstein