TheEat: A kidney bean salad inspired by the Taconic Park Restaurant’s beloved appetizer | Arts And Culture

After spending Saturday evening listening to the magnificent John Williams conduct Anne-Sophie Mütter in the world premiere of “Violin Concerto No. 2,” (as well as outstanding performances by the Boston Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Andris Nelsons, music director), I began thinking of appetizers and side dishes that might make it into the picnic basket for our next round on the Tanglewood lawn.






kidney bean salad in glass bowl with serving spoon

Kidney bean salad inspired by the one served by the former Taconic Park Restaurant in Williamstown.




Immediately, a kidney bean salad popped into my head. For years I’ve been trying

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