On Friday night, Natural Gourmet Institute is transformed into an intimate dining room, where NGI’s Chef’s Training Program students and instructors prepare a three-course vegetarian Friday Night Dinner that is innovative, delicious and beautifully presented.
Dinners are Prix Fixe and BYOB.
Menu: Summer Passion Treat (Vegan and Gluten-Free Ingredients)
Cucumber Mint Gazpacho Soup
Cashew Cream on Toast topped with Green Peas
Kebabs with Aged Tofu, Crispy Tofu and Summer Vegetables with Cherry Chipotle Barbeque Sauce
Quinoa Pilaf with Corn
Kale Salad with Avocado Dressing
Vanilla Bean Coconut Ice Cream Sandwich with Chocolate Dipped Cardamom Cookies
Peach and Apricot Comport with Mint Sauce
10% of proceeds from tonight's Friday Night Dinner will go to Just Food, a non-profit that empowers and supports community-led efforts to increase access to locally grown food, especially in underserved New York City neighborhoods. Just Food provides training and education to community members to help them launch projects like farmers' markets and CSAs, provide education in basic culinary and urban agriculture skills for their neighbors, and advocate to make their corner of New York City a healthier place to live and eat.
Visit www.naturalgourmetinstitute.com for more information about the school.
Cancellation policy: You may cancel your reservation up to 48 hours of the dinner for a full refund. For shorter notice, there is a $5.00 service fee.
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Natural Gourmet Institute
Founded in 1977 by Annemarie Colbin, Ph.D., Natural Gourmet Institute (NGI) is the international leader in health-supportive culinary education. Natural Gourmet Institute’s Chef’s Training Program is a comprehensive and professional program that trains students to meet the growing demand for culinary professionals who are able to make the connection between food and health. Natural Gourmet Institute also offers public intensives, hands-on instruction, demonstrations and lectures for the healthy cooking enthusiast.