Madison Beach Hotel Welcomes Chef Plum in Epicurean Series

Madison Beach Hotel Welcomes Chef Plum in Epicurean Series

Exclusive Dinner Event Featuring Renowned Celebrity Chef

Madison, Conn. [December 14, 2021] – On Feb 12, 2022, Madison Beach Hotel’s Epicurean Series will heat up this deep winter evening featuring celebrity culinarian Chef Plum.

A graduate of The Culinary Institute of America and currently the host of Seasoned on WNPR, Restaurant Road Trip on PBS, and Edible Magazine’s “On the Road,” Chef Plum is a multi-time Food Network winner.

Chef Plum will prepare an exclusive five-course dinner event, each paired with a featured cocktail or specially selected wine.

The evening begins with a welcome reception by a bonfire on the beach followed by a three-course dinner inside overlooking the Long Island Sound and concludes with an exquisite dessert.

Event begins promptly at 7 p.m. | Attire: Jackets

This ticketed and exclusive event has limited seating.

COVID Aware: Guests must attest to being vaccinated to attend and participate in this event.

PRICING: $125 inclusive per person, includes all food and beverage outlined below, gratuity and sales tax.


Butler Passed hors d’oeuvres:

Crispy King Crab – light tempura, comeback sauce, pork pixie dust

Foie Gras Baked Alaska – pepper jam, meringue

Paired with a Vodka upon arrival.




Oyster Stew | sherry steamed brunoise vegetables, pepper sauce, house-made dark rye saltines.

Wine Pairing to be announced


Steelhead Salad | whipped smoked steelhead, hearty winter greens, root vegetable chips, garlic chive citrus dressing

Wine Pairing to be announced


Elk Tenderloin | wild mushroom pierogi, Tillamook cheddar whip, crispy garlic chives

Wine Pairing to be announced


Inside out deep-fried Washington apple pie

Vanilla Whiskey Anglaise, crispy pie dough, candy red apple brittle

Wine Pairing to be announced




Born in Richmond, Virginia, Chef Plum is a graduate of The Culinary Institute of America with over 25 years of culinary experience. Chef Plum has worked all over the east coast in everything from five-star hotels to great small neighborhood restaurants. Since 2006 Chef Plum has been focused on bringing great, whole, farm foods to families, small parties, celebrities, and executives. Chef Plum has been featured on Food Network, ABC’s The Taste,, Jamie Oliver’s Foodtube, Hallmark, The New York Times, national commercials, and many media outlets. A multiple time winner on Food Network making over 10 appearances with wins on Chopped open your basket, Guy’s Grocery Games, and America’s best cook Regional Championship.

Chef Plum has a passion for simple, easy, farm foods, believing great food does not need gimmicks. Chef Plum’s latest brainchild, the award-winning Dinner Underground has brought a series of pop-up restaurants to the Northeast. Chef Plum is the first chef to ever host a pop-up restaurant inside the walls of mall kitchen giant Williams-Sonoma.

Chef Plums series on OnlyGoodTV, “Random Acts of Cooking” is now available on OnlyGoodTV where he travels the country using food to help people. The first episode in the series shows Chef Plum organizing and executing a dinner for 700 US Navy Sailors. The second episode Chef helps some inner-city teens show love to their mentors.

He is also the host and executive producer of the incredibly popular series “Restaurant Road Trip” that was submitted for a New England Emmy.

Chef Plum is the host and producer of the acclaimed video series with Edible Magazine “On the Road.” The series focuses on where food comes from in an informative and comedic way and culminates with a recipe to end each episode. The show is available now on Amazon Prime!

Chef Plum’s podcast “ Plumluvfoods Live ”, is a popular show among those in the culinary field and is a top 200 in the food category on iTunes with over 220 episodes. The show covers all angles of the business and has had great guests such as Guy Fieri, Troy Johnson from Food Network, Beau Macmillan, Emmy award winner Paul Mercurio and many more! The show is live every week on Spreaker Radio and podcast-ed to Stitcher, Spotify, Iheart, Itunes and everywhere podcasts are found. Chef Plum is a regular on Ct Style on WTNH, “BetterCT” on WFSB, FoxCT, Food Network, Star 99.9, and the nationally syndicated shows, “Better” and “Arise 360”.

He is also the Host of Seasoned on WNPR, a radio show broadcast in 4 states, all about great local food unlike any other!

The newest series Elite Chef is a branded content series for the Eli’s Restaurant group that Plum hosted and executive produced was a massive success that provided a platform for 7 chefs as well as getting the word out about Eli’s Restaurant Group. The series will soon be on Amazon Prime.

Chef Plum has served on the judging panel for many prestigious events including, Ny Hot Sauce Expo, Bacon and Beer Classic, The World Food Championship, and Ny Best Wing Festival. As well as a headline chef at many food festivals including the Sun Wine and Food festival at Mohegan Sun and Cuisines of the Sun at La Estancia.

Make it a Long Weekend!

Overnight accommodations are available at the award winning Madison Beach Hotel. Arrive Thursday in time for dinner and stay the weekend to explore the quaint Town of Madison. Click Here to Book Now.

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Madison Beach Hotel is located at 94 West Wharf Road, Madison, Connecticut.

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