While the Thai dessert with coconut milk, corn and sweetened egg yolk 'shavings' were not my piece of cake, I definitely enjoyed the pistachio mini-cake and I can see those with a more classical Thai palette diving into the tapioca and corn pudding
New food offerings this year include The Cyclone -- a cone of PA Preferred brioche bread made with organic flour and filled with your choice of organic chicken, or pasture-raised pork smoked on-site, topped with chow chow; and the Layer -- a five-cheese mac and cheese layered with corn pudding
, chow chow, and your choice of organic pork or chicken, drizzled with house-made gold sauce.
Louis ribs, beef brisket, pulled pork, smoked sausage and more), made-from-scratch sides (fried pickle chips, corn pudding
, hush puppies, baked beans with brisket) and desserts (peach cobbler, banana pudding) to Downers Grove starting Monday, Aug.
The recipes themselves range from Scrambled Breakfast Hash; Pork Roast and Roots with Quick Apricot Sauce; New England Clam Chowder; Asian-Style Pulled Chicken Sliders with Snow Pea Slaw; and Chili Mac and Cheese; to Indian-Scented Roasted Beets and Carrots with Lime-Cilantro Cream; Warm Roasted Barley, Kale, and Apple Salad; Corn Pudding
Casserole; and Coconut Rice Pudding with Berries.
Fried Tomatoes, Pet(R) Milk recipe, Campbell's(R) Green Bean Bake, Campbell's(R) Scalloped Potatoes, Pepperidge(R) Farm Stuffing Mix combined with cauliflower to create a tasty side dish, more from Pet(R) include Corn Pudding
, Carrots in Onion Sauce while Campbell's(R) Twice Baked Potatoes all help add interest to the supper meal.
Candy Corn Pudding
Pops: What kid wouldn't want to feel like they were enjoying ice cream on Halloween in addition to candy?
Better to experiment with more intriguing ones, such as coconut risotto (really good), corn pudding
, quinoa salad (gluten-free) or baked sweet potato with mango-rum butter.
Dinner, consisting of catfish and hushpuppies prepared by Gran Dan's Catfish in Leland, was served with Jim Dubberly's top secret "Dubberly Sauce." The catfish was partnered with marinated tomatoes prepared by Lynn and John Cox, slaw made by Karen and Hugh Lee, and corn pudding
prepared by Becky and Charlie Tindall.
On Saturday mornings she stands at the door and makes a predictable request: "Let's make a recipe." In my kitchen we've ground cranberries, baked corn pudding
, mixed pancake batter, measured flour from my canister.
The menu has classic offerings such as smoked salmon served in bagels, prosciutto and soft eggs in fresh English muffins, crispy pork belly in English muffins with hollandaise, country ham served with sweet corn pudding
, and eggs en meurette.
Asian recipes feature Kung Pao Seitan and Eggplant, Szechuan Bok Choy, Sesame Mochi, Bibimbap, Corn Pudding
with Coconut Sauce, and Coconut Fried Bananas.
Homemade sides and desserts include warm peach cobbler, sweet corn pudding
and hand-dipped hush puppies.