Join host Daniel Balsam for another of his culinary finds at the Lula Cafe in Logan Square. Lula Cafe has been featured on NPR’s “This American Life,” in The New York Times, Food and Wine, Bon Appetit, and in Chicago press where Lula has been named an LTH Forum Great Neighborhood Restaurant, a Michelin Bib Gourmande, Jean Banchet Best Neighborhood Restaurant, and a proud member of the “Eater Essential 38.” Daniel has arranged a very special evening where chef/owner Jason Hammel is crafting a custom menu for our dining club!
Sample 3-course Meal Menu
cashew, oregano, pecorino, ‘white romesco’
HONEY CRISP APPLES
melted leeks, blue cheese, red curry oil
peanuts, yogurt, delicata squash, smoked onion
ROASTED HONEY NUT SQUASH
sunflower seed miso, manchego, baby spigarello
macadamia, nut, bok choy, sweet potato, mustard
sprouted lentils, feta, radicchio, pear
grilled romaine, taleggio and sunchoke aligot, saba glazed onions
crème anglaise, fresh berries
CIDER SPICE NOIR CREME BRULEE poached pears, gastrique, spiced cake
PENRYN ORACHARD PERSIMMONS buttermilk ice, pecan cake, candied buckwheat
Date: May 7
Time: 6:30 social hour and 7:30 dinner.
Cost: $67.00 per ticket all inclusive for members and $77.00 per ticket all inclusive for non-members. (Cash Bar)
Event is Sold Out.