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Aurora Inn presents Locavore Feast

The Aurora Inn Dining Room will open their 2011-2012 season of epicurean events on September 20, beginning the series with a Farm Dinner in celebration of their partnership with farmer Rose Ryan of Harvest Home Organics. The $75 prix fixe meal offers five wine-paired courses, along with a reception wine and an unpaired intermezzo. Diners are invited to a 6:30 p.m. reception, followed by a 7 p.m. dinner.Ideal for wine enthusiasts, this dinner will highlight thoughtfully selected local wines perfectly suited to everyday enjoyment. The menu will feature a bountiful harvest to complement these wines, including beets, potatoes, apples and fennel, all locally sourced. An array of local meats and cheeses are sure to delight. A full menu follows.Further emphasizing the Aurora Inn¹s commitment to local and sustainable food, the Farm Dinner has joined the 2nd Annual N.Y. Locavore Challenge, an initiative of the Northeast Organic Farming Association of N.Y. (NOFA-NY). The month-long campaign is aimed at engaging consumers across the state in actively supporting the local organic food movement.To make reservations, please call the Aurora Inn at 315-364-8888.More information on the Aurora Inn Dining Room can be found at http://www.innsofaurora.com. More about Harvest Home Organics may be found at www.harvesthomeorganics.blogspot.com. For more information about the Locavore Challenge, please visit www.NYLocavoreChallenge.com.

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