Calendar 2015

New York

Los Angeles

San Francisco



Buddha's Birthday Dinner


Tuesday, May 19


Reception: 7:00pm

Dinner: 8:00pm


James Beard House

167 West 12th Street

New York, NY 10011




(With Code: Thyme)

Celebrate Buddha's Birthday with Chef Will Horowitz from Duck's Eatery with a menu inspired by the region at base of the Himalayas: Tibet, Nepal, and Northern India.

The Tasting Menu

Passed Hors D’oeuvres

Assortment of Cured Curried Shellfish Conserva

Crispy Rice Cakes with Lacto-Fermented Parsnips and Cardamom Jam

Yak Sukuti (Dried Yak with Toasted Fennel Seeds and Chiles Served in Poached Onion Bulb Cups)


Course 1 - “Birth”

Farm Egg, Beet, Soy Milk & Spices


Course 2 - “Extravagance”

Smoked Sable Mousse with Burnt Cream, Green Strawberry and Champagne Aspic, and Gilded Caviar

Course 3 - “Abandonment”

Sassafras-Braised Burdock Root, Sassafras Leaf Chips, Fresh Lichen and Sumac Berry Salad


Course 4 - “Balance”

Roasted Crescent Duck Farm Duck with Yogurt, Black Lime, Smoked Lavender Oil, and Fermented Rhubarb


Course 5 - “Awakening”

Hot Smoked Long Island Eel, Freeze-dried Mandarin Orange, Green Peas, Spruce, and Butter Tea


Course 6 - “Death”

Farm Egg, Beet, Soy Milk & Spices

The Cocktail Menu



Feeling Sheepish: Chamomile-infused Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Ginger Syrup, Simple Syrup, Fresh Lemon Juice, Soda Water, Bittercube Bolivar Bitters, Garnished with Lemon Peels


East & Tonic: Bombay Sapphire® East Gin, Fever-Tree Tonic Water, Garnished with Lemongrass Stalk, Mint Sprig, Lime Slice, Orange Twist, and Juniper Berries


Assorted Japanese Sakes


Los Angeles Feast


Thursday, July 30

7:00 - 10:00 p.m. (VIP)

8:00 - 10:00 p.m. (GA)


Create Nightclub

6021 Hollywood Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90028


VIP: $150

GA: $88

  • Hosted By:

We will be returning to the City of Angels with a our national Feast event and will continue to feature the best up-and-coming chefs in the Los Angeles area. Food Truck favorites and popular Pop-Ups will be joined by brick-and-mortar mainstays under one roof, with plenty of Asian-influenced cocktails from the city’s top mixologists to help wash down the grub.

LUCKYRICE San Francisco

San Francisco Feast


Friday, September 11

7:00 - 10:00 p.m. (VIP)

8:00 - 10:00 p.m. (GA)


Bently Reserve

301 Battery Street

San Francisco, CA 94111


VIP: $150

GA: $88

  • Hosted By:

San Francisco is not only home to one of the country's largest Asian American populations, it also leads in terms of the country's food and cocktail culture. The LUCKYRICE Feast will return to the bay area at the historic Bently Reserve and will spotlight San Francisco's culinary and cocktail talents as well as its Asian influence.


Miami Feast


Friday, November 15

7:30 - 8:30 p.m. (VIP)

8:30 - 11:00 p.m. (GA)


The Raleigh Hotel Pool & Oasis

1775 Collins Ave, South Beach


VIP: $150

GA: $88