Susanna Foo Coming Back to Town for One Night

Susanna Foo is coming back to Center City Philadelphia for one night as she will be cooking at Square 1682 this Sunday. Foo and Square 1682’s executive chef Guillermo Tellez will collaborate on the special tasting dinner. Each dish will be paired with wines from Pennsylvania’s Penns Woods Winery and a portion of the dinner’s proceeds will benefit Philadelphia Academies, a charity dedicated to expanding life and economic options for Philadelphia public school students through career-focused programming. The $65 per person dinner starts with a chef-hoste canapé reception at 6:30 and seated dinner at 7pm.

Wild Mushroom and Truffle Dumpling
Rabbit Soong with Pine Nuts & Honey
Yellow Fin Tuna Poke Slider
Wild Bass Ceviche
–2008 Penns Woods Traminette–

Lobster Spring Roll (Chef Susanna Foo)
Papaya, Micro Spinach, Honey Mustard Sauce
–2009 Penns Woods Pinot Grigio ‘Barrel Select’–

Artichoke Soup (Chef Guillermo Tellez)
Spicy Baja Scallop Ragout, Ginger, Sesame Puff Pastry
–2007 Penns Woods Chardonnay ‘Reserve’–

Seared Halibut (Chef Guillermo Tellez)
Truffle Sweet Potato, Toasted Corn-Caper Vinaigrette, Preserved beets
–2005 Penns Woods Proprietor’s ‘Reserve’–

Tea Smoked Duck, Star Anise Duck Sauce (Chef Susanna Foo)
Roasted Asparagus, Butternut Squash, Multigrain Chinese Wild Rice
–2005 Penns Woods Cabernet ‘Reserve’–

Valhrona Chocolate Crunch Bar (Chef Guillermo Tellez)
African Nectar Gelée, Green Tea Macha Ice Cream
–NV Penns Woods Lacrima Dolce–

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