New England seafood spot Spoto’s Oyster Bar, in Palm Beach Gardens, will be bringing in some Belgian-inspired heft when they host their inaugural craft beer and culinary pairing event on Wednesday, October 28. Starting at 7 p.m., guests will be able to chow down on a ‘five course’ beer paired meal at the restaurant, featuring the breadth of flavors of Belgian beers from Barrel of Monks Brewing in Boca Raton.
The evening’s menu is slated to go down thusly:
Barrel of Monks “Tartan Monk”
Chorizo Pretzel Nuggets
Barrel of Monks “Three Fates Tripel”
Smoked Paprika Jumbo Shrimp
Goat Cheese-Stuffed Risotto Cake with Avocado Mousse
Barrel of Monks “Nuance Saison”
Baby Arugula, Basil Pesto, and Blistered Cherry Tomatoes
Barrel of Monks “Abbey Terno Dubbel”
Herb-Crusted Filet Mignon
Cheddar Polenta, Sundried Tomatoes, and Charred Asparagus
Barrel of Monks “Raspberry Wizard”
Caramelized Pear Tart
Lemon Whipped Ricotta
The cost is $65 per person, excluding tax and gratuity, with a limited number of seats available. Spoto’s Oyster Bar is located at 4560 PGA Boulevard in Palm Beach Gardens. For more information, please call 561-776-9448.
Beer dinners are great opportunities for chefs to go ‘off menu’ with their culinary skills, and tend to attract equally enthusiastic diners. In other words, they make for great nights out, and this one appears to be no exception.