About Bounty of the Heart's Delight

Join Veggielution for a farm fresh feast of local produce and wine, sourced and prepared by gifted San Jose native Chef Robert Dasalla from Little Chef Counter.  Celebrate the rich tastes of our bountiful harvest while soaking in the sights of the farm and sounds of live music.  Polish off the evening with a decadent dessert and the warm feeling of supporting a healthy, homegrown, San Jose.

Tickets

All included in this ticket: Tour, Appetizers, Dinner, Silent Auction, & Dessert. 

-Adults: $100/ ticket ($65 tax deductible donation)

-Kids: $30  (age 4-12)

Location

4:30-10:00pm
September 14, 2013
VeggielutionCommunity Farm
Emma Prusch Farm Park
647 South King Road
San Jose CA 95116

Schedule

4:30PM to 10:00PM
4:30- Farm Tours 
5:00- Appetizers  
5:30-Dinner Begins
7:30- Dessert
8:00 Auction
8:30 - Live Music & drinks
10:00-Event End

Only 15 more seats available! Ticket sales will end at 8am on Saturday, 9/14.


Sponsors and Supporters


Menu

Hor d’oeurves
Goat Cheese Parmesan Cups
Honey, cracked black pepper, sliced apple

Mushroom Mousse
Toast Points, Arugula puree

Piperade
Sliced eggs

1st
Roasted Beet Salad
Butter lettuce, grilled padrone peppers, shaved parmesan, balsamic reduction

2nd
Corn Chowder
Smoked Arctic char, crème fraiche, chive oil *Vegetarian option available

3rd

Lacinato Kale Stuffed Grilled Pork Loin
Sautéed green beans with onions and garlic, summer squash puree, blistered tomato vinaigrette

*Summer Squash Ratatouille
eggplant,roasted peppers, a variety of seasonal squash and chickpeas.

*Only for guests who have  emailed regarding dietary needs.

Mazamorra Morada (Purple Corn Pudding)
Summer berries, gram cracker crumble


 

About the Chef

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Chef Robert Dasalla puts his life-long passion for the culinary arts into fruition though the creation of Little Chef Counter. Chef Dasalla brings with him over 10 years of Culinary experience in many of San Francisco’s top destinations such as Waterbar and Ana Mandara. His charismatic nature is as much of a treat as his culinary delights.

 

About Little Chef Counter

Little Chef Counter is a micro-bistro which specializes in Californian-French cuisine. With an emphasis on seasonal and fresh ingredients, Little Chef Counter always strives to introduce new and exciting quality menu items.

Their menu rotates weekly with daily specials. Be sure to sign up for their newsletter and follow them on their many social media outlets to see what’s new in the kitchen!

 


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Pop-Up Coffee Bar

Chromatic Coffee will be pulling their magnificent richly flavored coffee for your drinking pleasure. The fine folks at Chromatic consider coffee a way of life. Every aspect of their trade is infused with virtuosity, sustainability, ethical sourcing, and of course the pleasure experienced from the best local coffee in the South Bay.


Live Music

Enjoy some live music by local jazz band, Quasar Quintet.

 


Silent Auction and Raffle

This year we will be hosting a raffle and silent auction. Get ready for a chance to buy great gifts and experiences while supporting Veggielution Community Farm.  Register to bid on our new online platform, "Bidding Owl"

 

Raffle Prize:
United Airlines Ticket Voucher
$500


California Academy of Sciences: General Admission for 4
General admission for 4 at the California Academy of Sciences in San Francisco
$119.80 value


Native Species: Local Foraging Tour and Scenic Picnic Lunch
Local foraging tour and picnic lunch at a scenic ranch in south San Jose
$500 value


Patagonia: Women’s Torrentshell Stretch Jacket
Patagonia women’s torrentshell stretch jacket is waterproof, breathable, and allows for generous mobility!

$199 value


Satori Tea Company: Tea Party for 4
Tea party for 4 at Satori Tea Company's charming tea atelier 
$120 value


Patagonia: Chacabuco Backpack
Patagonia Chacabuco backpack features a padded laptop sleeve, sternum strap, webbing waistbelt, Air Flow mesh shoulder straps and back panels, and a mounted shock cord for additional capacity; holds most 17" laptops.
$99 value


Our Sacred Space: One Hour Massage
One hour massage at Our Sacred Space Wellness Center in Willow Glen
$95 value


Villa del Monte: Wine Sample Pack + Wine Tasting for 8
Wine sample pack and wine tasting for 8 at Villa del Monte Winery in Los Gatos
$80 value


V. Sattui Winery: Premium Wine Tasting for 2
Premium wine tasting for two at V. Sattui Winery in St. Helena
$40 value


Jumbo Jibbles: Giant Stuffed Carrot
Hand-sewn giant stuffed carrot from Jumbo Jibbles

 

Dinner for 8 hosted by the Veggielution Board of Directors

 

Week stay in Palm Springs Condo

 

San Francisco Bay Tour by air and Farm Fly Over

 

Cookie of the Month Club

 

Chocolate Ganache Stuffed Figs

 

Veggielution Winter Farm Box Share



Veggielution Gift Basket
t-shirt, tote bag, pint glass, sticker, 3 farm mini-photo prints, 2 jars of jam (2 items)

 

Special thanks to Councilman Sam Liccardo from District 3, Councilman Xavier Campos from District 5, and The Mobedshahi Family!


Directions

We will be hosting this year’s dinner at the farm. The Veggielution Farm is located at Emma Prusch Park in San Jose. Enter through the main park gate on King Rd. The gate is directly across from Lido Rd. Go down the long driveway to the main parking lot. The lot continues into a narrow parking lot, and there will be signs pointing you back to Veggielution. Enter through the large gate, you’ve made it!

647 S King Rd
San Jose, CA 95116