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      April 23, 2013

      Tuesday   6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

      1215 19th St.
      Sacramento, California 95814

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      Tasty Books: Japanese Farm Food

      The guest of honor is IACP award–nominated author Nancy Singleton Hachisu, whose book, Japanese Farm Food, was released in 2012 by Andrews McMeel and has already gone into the fifth printing. Hachisu lives with her Japanese husband on an organic farm two hours outside of Tokyo.

      This event pairs the cookbook with a prix-fixe dinner, allowing attendees to sample what they might eventually cook at home from the beautifully photographed, easy accessible recipes. The meal, prepared by Chef Patrick Mulvaney, will include passed appetizers and a four-course, all-you-can-eat, family-style dinner based on the book

      Ingredients will be sourced not only from local farms, but from local producers such as Massa Organics in Chico. Oakland’s Kitazawa Seed Company, specializing in Japanese produce, will provide copies of their latest catalog and sample seed packets for attendees. 

      All ticket buyers will receive a signed copy of the $35 cookbook in addition to dinner.

       

      6 p.m. Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres

      7 p.m. Author talk and dinner


      Note: There will be a cash bar or you can BYOB. Additional books will be available for sale for $35 and signing by the author. Ticket price includes gratuity and taxes.

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      A Dinner With

      Nancy Hachisu, Author of Japanese Farm Food

      April 23, 2013 6PM

       

      Small Bites with Drinks

       

      Soy Sauce Pickled Quail Eggs ~ Potato Skins filled with Japanese Potato Salad

       

      Fried Smelt ~ Walnut Miso on Cucumber Chip & Spring Onion

       

      Baby Carrot Pickle with Konbu & Dry Squid

       

      Greens & Pickles

       

      Del Rio Greens with Citrus Kissed Daikon & Carrots

       

      Spring Garlic ~ Soy

       

      Noodles

       

      House Made Ramen with Flowering Mustard & Bledsoe Pork

       

      Fish & Rice

       

      Passmore Ranch Sturgeon - Ginger & Spring Onion Stuffed

       

      Delta Asparagus & Mushroom Massa Rice

       

      Sweets

       

      Its-It: Tangerine Ice Cream ~ Green Tea Biscuit ~ Valrhona Chocolate

       

      Super Sweet Strawberries and Sesame Brittle

      Cost: Visit EventBrite.com for pricing.

      Categories: Food & Wine | Literary & Books

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