Forget the popcorn. Here’s a glimpse at what Sundance attendees will be eating at Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s J&G Grill, plus a recipe to recreate the experience at home.


Black Truffle Pizza with Fontina Cheese

1000 kg all-purpose flour
½ oz fine sea salt
2 oz honey
3 oz olive oil
2 oz fresh yeast
14½ oz cold water
5 oz warm water

Place flour in mixer with dough hook. Combine salt, honey, olive oil and COLD water in a bowl and mix well. Dissolve yeast in the WARM water (43°c/110°f) and let proof for 10 minutes. With the motor running, slowly pour the salt, honey and cold water mixture in, then pour in the dissolved yeast mixture. Process until dough forms a ball, then let process for five more minutes. Transfer dough into a bowl. Let dough rest overnight. Portion dough 3 oz each. Roll each piece into a smooth tight ball. Place on floured sheet pan, cover and refrigerate.

Truffle Sauce:
3 oz truffle peelings
½ oz truffle oil
1 tsp salt

Combine truffle peelings, oil and salt in KitchenAid mixer until smooth.

Truffle Dressing:
1 oz lemon juice
1 oz truffle juice
1 oz soy sauce
3 oz olive oil

Mix above ingredients together.

For Service:
Grated fontina cheese
Frisée lettuce
Chopped chives
Truffle dressing

Roll out one portion of dough and spread truffle sauce on dough. Sprinkle fontina cheese on top and bake until well crisped and blisters are a bit burned. Cut into quarters and top center of pizza with a small amount of frisée lettuce dressed with truffle dressing and chives.

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