Joe Romanowski Culinary Education Foundation

JOCEF creates food based events to benefit scholarships for passionate and deserving culinary students from The Jersey Shore.

In memory of Chef Joe Romanowski 1960-2013


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"From Bistro to Bistro" A Joe Romanowski Legacy Dinner

  • Drew's Bayshore Bistro 25 Church Street Keyport, NJ, 07735 United States (map)

JoCEFpresents: "From Bistro to Bistro" A Joe Romanowski Legacy Dinner with Chefs Drew Araneo & Ryan Strubbe

A Five Course Tasting Menu:
1st Course: Duck Confit, Wild Mushroom & Goat Cheese Strudel, Truffle Buerre Blanc
2nd Course: Lobster Bisque, Butter Poached Lobster Claw, Champagne Cream
3rd Course: Joe's Country Salad, Baby Spinach, Frisee, Bacon, Gorgonzola, Spiced Pecans, Granny Smith Apple, Warm Balsamic Vinaigrette
4th Course: Steak Frites, Hanger Steak, Sweet Onion Creamed Spinach, French Fries, Marchand De Vin Butter
5th Course: Dessert: Delice Au Chocolat, Devil's Food Cake, Chocolate Mousse, Chocolate Ganache

$100 per person. Proceeds to JoCEF

A special thanks to chefs Drew and Ryan for hosting this great event. Nearly $3500 was raised to fund scholarships to area culinary students!