Family Dinner: Viet Cajun Seafood Boil

Duration: 3½ hoursType: In-PersonPrice: $170

Join us for a dinner where we do all the cooking! Each month we open the doors between our classrooms and seat 40 guests for a five-course family-style feast, featuring all the ingredients we’re excited about. This season’s dinner is a celebration of the immigrant stories that make America shine! Pricing includes tip, a wine pairing with each savory course, and tea or coffee with dessert.


Creole Spiced Sweet Potato Fritters with Nước Chấm-cured Salmon Roe and Lime Creme Fraiche
Ginger, Tofu, and Scallion Beignets with Caramelized Southern Sofrito
Crispy Hoe Cakes with Shaved Tokyo Turnips, Braised Greens And House Hot Sauce

Louisiana Style BBQ Pork Collar Basted in Sweet Nước Chấm
Fried Dirty Rice with Pickled Fresno and Scallions

Viet-Cajun style Seafood Boil with Crab, Prawns, and Mussels
Salt-Roasted Fingerling Potatoes
Vietnamese Remoulade Fish Sauce and Lime-infused Butter
Viet-Cajun Spiced Citrus Butter Sauce

Black eyed Peas with Roasted Sunchokes, Mizuna, Tasso Ham, and Fried Peanuts
Tamarind Dressing with Vietnamese herbs

Toasted Sticky Rice Ice Cream with Flambéed Bananas
Sweetened Condensed Caramel and Cajun-Spiced Sesame Honeycomb


The vegetarian menu will include winter wild black trumpet mushrooms to replace the pork collar. The seafood boil will include a more vegetable forward option with dipping sauce. Black eyed Peas will be made without tasso ham.

The pescatarian menu will include winter wild black trumpet mushrooms to replace the pork collar and black eyed peas without tasso ham.

The gluten free menu will include a tofu puff to replace the beignet.


Upcoming Dates

Cancellation Policy

While our event purchases are nonrefundable, we are generally happy to give a credit for a future event when we can fill your spot. If you need to cancel, we will reach out to the waitlist. If we get any takers, we can then issue you a credit. The chances of finding a replacement are higher with as much advance notice as possible, so please let us know as soon as possible if you need to cancel.