Appetite for Art 2019

7th Annual Appetite for Art Dinner

Presented by Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust

Sponsored by Center-Lift, Nola Family Magazine, Rubenstein’s New OrleansIBERIA BANK, and the Payne Family Fund for Education and Youth

Wednesday, November 13 from 6:00-9:30* pm

NOCHI at 725 Howard Ave.

featuring courses from:

Adolfo Garcia of La Boca, Ancora Pizzeria & Salumeria, AtchafalayaBordeaux, Maple Street Patisserie, NOCHI, Toups South, and Seven Three Distilling Co.

with entertainment by:

Alexis and the Samurai & Upturn Arts Young Artists (sponsored by Threadhead Cultural Foundation)

*6:00-7:00 Patron Party; 7:00-9:30 Dinner


Sponsorships are available!

Levels are available in the tickets section. For more information or questions, please email dana@upturnarts.org.


Menu:

  • Patron Party passed hors d’oeuvres:
    • ​Ancora Pizzeria & Salumeria
      • chicken liver mousse with mostarda on Ancora bread
    • Atchafalaya
      • gumbo shooters
    • Bordeaux
      • beet salad bite
  • Appetizer: Toups South
    • cracklins
  • Salad: Atchafalaya
    • Gulf tuna in phyllo dough, with harissa, farm egg, & tomato salad
  • Bread: Maple Street Patisserie
  • Entree: NOCHI
    • Non-vegan option
      • crispy duck confit with pomegranate and satsuma marmalade, sweet potato and pear hash and duck fat roasted Brussel sprouts
    • Vegan option
      • vegan porcini risotto cake, Brussel sprouts with sweet potato and pear hash, prepared in oil
  • Dessert: Adolfo Garcia
    • Tembleque de Morir Soñando 
      • Louisiana citrus and vanilla panna cotta with pistachios

Ticket Levels:

  • Single Ticket: $200
    • Four-course dinner with wine pairing for one (1) attendee from 7:00-9:30 pm.
  • Couples Ticket: $375
    • Four-course dinner with wine pairing for two (2) attendees from 7:00-9:30 pm.
  • Patron Couple: $500
    • Admission for two (2) to Patron Party from 6:00-7:00 pm with a specialty cocktail and a live performance by Alexis and the Samurai. Four-course dinner with wine pairing from 7:00-9:30 pm.
  • VIP Patron Table: $2,500
    • Admission for ten (10) to Patron Party from 6:00-7:00 pm with a specialty cocktail and a live performance by the Alexis and the Samurai. Four-course dinner with wine pairing from 7:00-9:30 pm.
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