2019 San Francisco Rising Stars Tasting Gala Menu

2019 San Francisco Rising Stars Tasting Gala Menu

 
Savory
 
Chase Agee | Base Camp Bakery
Sourdough breads with salted French Butter
 
Kim Alter | Nightbird
Lone Mountain wagyu, brassicas, fish sauce
 
Francis Ang | Pinoy Heritage
Aussie lamb empanada: adobo, pinakurat vinegar, pickled shallots
 
Reem Assil | Reem's and Dyafa
Mezze spread 
 
Christa Chase | Tartine Manufactory
Halibut crudo, grapefruit, green juice, chia, quinoa, lime, fish sauce 
 
Joyce Conway & Mel Lopez | Pearl 6101
Handkerchief pasta, white bolognese, Grana Padano
 
Nicolas Delaroque | Nico
Baked oysters, brown butter, citron
 
Janice Dulce | FOB Kitchen
Eggplant Salad: jicama, tomato, sea bean, cilantro, scallion, rice cracker
 
Robert Hernandez | Octavia
Tagliatelle, asparagus, fennel, Meyer lemon, anchovy, yogurt, dill, breadcrumbs
 
Gabrielle Maeda | State Bird Provisions
Donabe: mussel, squid, tofu, garlic, miso
 
David Nayfeld | Che Fico
Grilled duck liver, onion marmellata, Roman matzo
 
Laura & Sayat Ozyilmaz | Noosh
Kebabs featuring Aussie Lamb
 
John Harley Richter | Verjus
Pâté en croûte rustique
 
Estevan Silva | Quince, Cotogna, and Verjus
Black rice pain au levain, Viennese pretzel bread, and 100% einkorn 
 
Adam Tortosa | Robin
Lone Mountain wagyu, pear, uni, shallot, wasabi, togarashi
Banks White | Hat Trick Hospitality
Verlasso salmon, forbidden rice, bok choy, papaya, red curry
Ray Tamayo | Culinary Eye

Dish featuring BelGioioso cheese and Kikkoman soy

Ryan Mcllwrath | Bellota & Barcino
Spanish tapas
 
Pastry
 
Jennifer Felton Cotogna
Ginger semifreddo, almond granita, tapioca, citrus, pink peppercorns
 
Joshua Gaulin | Quince
Strawberry, angel food, yogurt, cilantro
 
Jennifer Pelka | The Riddler
Dark chocolate-Grand Marnier pot de créme
 
Beverage
 
Sam Bogue | Ne Timeas Restaurant Group
Louisa Smith | Lord Stanley
Pairings with winners' dishes
 
Emilio & Miguel Salehi | The Beehive
The Hound Dog: peanut-washed Buffalo Trace bourbon, vermouth, sherry, banana
 
Nicolas Torres | True Laurel
Mai O Mai rum cocktail