San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The Beggars Banquet presents...
The Hackney WickED Banquet
5 course food waste finery
Live music from:
Circus and performing arts
A collection and celebration of all things Wick
Dine like you're WickED
Whipped smoked salmon, dill and lemon canapes
Courgette and mint arancini canapes
Carrot, satsuma and cardamon soup
Turlu turlu, cauliflower with preserved lemon, beetroot pilaf
Roasted plum sorbet
Apple and pear Eton mess
From plough the plate 20 million tonnes of food is wasted each year in the UK. The Beggars Banquet sources surplus, turning it into culinary artistry. Mixing in a healthy portion of live music and performing arts, our events ooze with opulence and tantalise taste buds to create a unique pop up experience not to be missed.
The Beggars Banquet is curated by and fundraises for 3 east London social enterprises that tackle food waste, The Peoples Kitchen, Rejuce, and United Diversity, funneling the waste of an uncoupled culture into a shifting paradigm - and who said revolutions are only started on empty stomachs?
When & Where
The Beggars Banquet
The Beggars Banquets are a pop up events with a twist...
Take a few pallets of food waste, the culinary artistry of east London's finest young chefs, stir in a drop of circus, live music, performing arts and serve up a few times a year in grand pop up venues arcoss London.
The Result: a culinary masterpiece not to be missed!