Boat with Whale, Walrus and Renee Erickson drops Anchor at Maiden Lane in New York, October 20

Boat with whale, walrus and Renee Erickson drops anchor at Maiden Lane restaurant in New York on October 21, 2014.

Or to make it less 'Noah's Ark', celebrate publication of A Boat, a Whale & a Walrus, Menus and Stories (Sasquatch Books, September 2014) by joining Seattle chef Renee Erickson for a cookbook-dinner at Maiden Lane...

A boat a whale and a walrus menu

Menu above, $65 for cocktail party dinner (drinks not included), $40 for book

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