Emmer & Rye hosts swanky dinner for local luminaries
What: Hennessy V.S.O.P Privilège x Emmer & Rye Private Dinner
Where: Emmer & Rye
The lowdown: On Tuesday, November 7, Emmer & Rye hosted a intimate private dinner for 30 guests from music, art, photography, and other creative industries in celebration of the restaurant’s second birthday and a recent feature in the New York Times.
Guests started with light bites and cocktails before enjoying a 10-course feast prepared by chef Kevin Fink and his team, with many dishes incorporating Hennessy V.S.O.P. Privilège cognac. The chef also hosted each guest at the chef's table where they were given a decadent special bite. The tablescapes were beautifully decorated with white orchids from Bricolage Curated Flowers and each guest was given a parting gift of Hennessy V.S.O.P. Privilège and Hennessy chocolate and pecan truffles.
Who: Chef Kevin Fink, Mélat, Miguel Angel, Miriam Parker, Edward Castillo, Rick Soto, Megan Grajeda, Happy Mercado, Mike LoCoco, Tje Austin, Amanda Davenport, Adi Anand, Julie Couchman, Dawson Ludwig, Shauna Saneinejad, Hayden Walker, Courtney Pierce, Sanetra Longno, Mimi Faucett, Cory Trahan, Dave Mead, Dagny Piasecki, Taylor Jarrett, Danneel Ackles, Jessica Robertson, Austin Bacon, Justin Cox, and Miranda Bennett.