Clandestine Dinner Party - July 16th: Absinthe Makes the Heart Grow Fonder
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT)
New Orleans, LA
Absinthe Makes the Heart Grow Fonder
Please join us on Tuesday, July 16th, as we celebrate the wonders of the ever enchanting Absinthe. Our dinner this month is a collaborative effort with La Clandestine Absinthe, handcrafted in the birthplace of Absinthe, Couvet, Switzerland. We are co-hosting this event with La Clandestine's Global Brand Director, Allan Moss who will be here from Switzerland to talk to us about the elixir and it's pairings.
Our chef this month is Gerard Maras, who has been in New Orleans since 1981 working for the Brennan family at a number of their local restaurants before opening his own restaurant, Gerard's in 1998. Chef Maras is a teaching chef at the New Orleans Cooking Experience where we will be hosting this event.
Chef Gerard's Menu (subject to change slightly)
Absinthe Cured Wild Salmon Gravlax
Danish Mustard sauce with dill, cucumber ribbons and Pumpernickle toast points
Absinthe Oyster and Eggplant Soup
Boucheron Cheese with Radiccio Endive and shaved Fennel
Orange Caraway dressing
Braised Stuffed Leg of Rabbit
with a rabbit-veal forcemeat, Absinthe tinged sauce, wilted spinach, blended potatoes and roasted vegetable
Mocha Creme Brulee
with candied fennel chocolate truffle
By registering for this event, you accept the following:
Liability Waiver and Release
Clandestine New Orleans Dinner Party is an invitation-only dining society operated by Clandestine, LLC (“Clandestine”). Clandestine events, including the one you are registering to attend (the “Event”), are only open to members of the dining society and their registered guests. By registering for this Event, you hereby agree (on behalf of yourself, your guests, and your executors, administrators, heirs, successors, and assigns) to the following terms and conditions:
1. You are aware of certain risks and hazards (both foreseen and unforeseen) to self, property, invitees, guests, and other third parties, involved with the Event, including without limitation: (i) entering onto property that may be hazardous or otherwise unsafe, (ii) the risk of eating food prepared outside of a traditional restaurant setting, and (iii) risks associated with the consumption of alcohol by you and others.
2. Being fully aware of these risks and hazards, to the fullest extent allowable by law, you voluntarily waive, release, and forever discharge Clandestine, its officers, agents, servants, employees, volunteers, successors, subsidiaries, sponsors and assigns (hereinafter referred to as “Releasees”), from any and all liability for your death, disability, personal injury, property damage, property theft, or actions of any kind which may hereafter accrue as a result of your participation in the Event or your traveling to and from the Event.
3 You further agree to indemnify and hold the Releasees harmless from any losses, liabilities, damages, claims, demands, liens, debts, rights of action or costs, including court costs and reasonable attorneys’ fees, with respect to, arising out of, or in any way related to you or your guest’s participation in the Event.
4. You understand that Clandestine reserves the unfettered right to refuse entry or service to you and/or your guests for any reason, and that your only recourse will be a reimbursement of any charges paid by you to Clandestine in connection with the Event.
5. You represent that you are at least twenty-one (21) years of age, fully competent, and under no mental restriction or impairment that would affect your ability to fully understand the terms of this release.
6. You further represent, (i) that you are agreeing to the terms of this release in exchange for adequate and complete consideration, (ii) that no promise, inducement or agreement not herein expressed has been made to you regarding the Event, (iii) that this release contains the entire agreement between the parties regarding the Event, and (iv) that the terms of this release are contractual—not mere recitals—and will be governed in accordance with the laws of Louisiana.
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The Clandestine Dinner Party is a private, invite-only supper club managed by the team at Clandestine New Orleans. Clandestine offers event planning & destination management services for discerning visitors to New Orleans who are looking for authenticity in their visit.
Our Clandestine Dinner Party goes well beyond the standard supper club to offer uniqure experiences & activities such as high-end Go-Kart racing, dinner & tickets to a Tony Award winning show, trips to the bayou country for true cajun dinners, as well as hunting & fishing excursions to name just a few.