Sundance Spotlight: A Taste Of Chefdance

No winter blizzard was going to keep the team from Le Bec Fin in Philadelphia from cooking up a storm in the kitchen for Monday's exclusive Chefdance dinner at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.

Chefdance - Chef Perrier - Sundance 2016 - Jesse EinsteinAlthough the star of the evening, world renowned Chef Georges Perrier was stranded in Philadelphia, the rest of his team adeptly served a delicious meal to the Sundance crowd. In attendance were cast and crew of the newly sold Sundance film Equity, members of Tao Group (of the infamous Sundance Tao Club pop-up), and the Greater Philadelphia Film Office (sponsors of the evening).

Chef Perrier, who is recognized as the Grandfather of French cuisine, certainly knows how to make a delicious sauce— I was dying to soak up the rest of the Coq au Vin's flavorful red wine sauce with a roll. The other highlight of the meal was dessert, Ile Flotante, a delicious Vanilla Crème Anglaise with a delicate, crunchy, ring of caramel floating on top of the meringue. Delish!

Chefdance - Chef Perrier - Sundance 2016 - Jesse Einstein

First Course

Le Bec-Fin Galette De Crabe

Whole Grain Mustard Emulsion, Haricot Vert

Main

Coq au Vin, Red Wine Braised Chicken,

Pearl Onions, Baby Carrots, Celeriac Puree, Fine HerbsChefdance - Chef Perrier - Sundance 2016 - Jesse EinsteinCheese

Triple Cream Brie, Thai Basil-Blueberry Compote

Manchego, Honey and Pecans

Mixed Greens, Balsamic Vinegar and Olive oil

Dessert

"Ile Flotante"Vanilla Crème Anglaise, Swiss Meringue, Caramel

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