April 9, 2019 – They started building the fire days ago, well over a week before the “House of Mallmann” parties were set to begin at Pebble Beach Food & Wine.
That’s because it’s a quite a fire. And quite a pair of parties.
The fire will rise from the heart of a huge iron dome, its latticework draped with ribeye steaks and chicken, cooking slowly for as many as 12 hours, with a massive 10-foot-diameter custom cast-iron plancha grill sizzling shellfish and whatever’s most fresh from local fisherman.
Everything from fennel to potatoes will roast in ashes nestled on the grounds of a $40 million estate. The party will run a cool $1,750 a la carte, and feature what promotional copy calls “an idea of life so many of … Read More