OctoberFeast

Come celebrate Octoberfest with the CIA - at CIA's senior student charity event, OktoberFeast on October 28, 2017. Make your reservations now!

Enjoy German-inspired fare and live music!

This event includes a reception, silent auction, hors d’oeuvre with paired beverages and a four-course dinner with beer and cider pairing. This entire event is conceived, hosted, and executed by CIA senior students in the Food Business Management program. Proceeds to benefit:

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Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017
Reception: 6 p.m., dinner begins at 7 p.m.
Location: Farquharson Hall at The Culinary Institute of America, Route 9, 1946 Campus Drive, Hyde Park, NY 12538
Dress Code: Casual
Entertainment: Long Steel Rail is a Hudson Valley-based bluegrass band, playing Americana standards and Oktoberfest music
Price: $95 per person, includes the reception, four-course dinner, all beverages, tax, and service. A portion is tax-deductible.

Please note: This event is limited to 120 guests and CIA gift cards/certificates are not redeemable at this event.

SOLD OUT! Have questions, want to be added to the waitlist? Call 845-905-4673. Messages are checked daily.

Read the CIA blog for info about CIA senior student fundraising >

This event is presented by CIA bachelor’s degree students. These future stars in the hospitality industry are responsible for all of the evening’s planning and execution, from menu development to the overall ambiance and design of the event.

Menu

Reception

Hors d’Oeuvre with Paired Beverages

Mini Schnitzels
Topped with a Variety of Pickles
Beer Cheese and Potato Soup Shooter
Potato and Sauerkraut Croquettes
Choucroute
Variety of Sausages, Cheeses, Pickles, Spreads

Dinner Service

Paired Beverages

First Course

Potato Pancake
Shaved Apple and Fennel Salad

Second Course

Beer Brat
Pretzel Roll, Sauerkraut, Beer Mustard, German Potato Salad

Third Course*

Sauerbraten Braised Short Rib
Grainy Mustard Spätzle, Red Cabbage, Carrots, Asparagus

Fourth Course

Crème Fraîche Cheesecake
Speculoos Spiced Cookie, Apple, Caramel Crémeux, Candied Oats

*Vegetarian option available upon request
**Menu and beverages subject to change based on availability**

SOLD OUT! Have questions, want to be added to the waitlist? Call 845-905-4673. Messages are checked daily.

Read the CIA blog for more about CIA senior student fundraising >