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10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Ruthie Pack’s Tasting Plaza
Guests can sample recipes featuring seasonal vegetables.
Heritage Recipe Swap
Every Thursday, beginning October 5, 10 a.m. - 12 p.m., Information Booth
Discover new recipes. Guests are encouraged to drop off a recipe using the weekly topic by 10 a.m. and return at noon to pick-up copies of all recipes shared that day:
See how the pros do it and sample a small bite of the fruits of their labor as well! Renowned chefs, such as P. Allen Smith, take center stage in the demo kitchen at A Tasteful Place, creating special dishes featuring seasonal vegetables from the garden. Registration is required for these free events.
John Tesar, Knife
Tuesday, October 3, 1 p.m. to 3p.m. The Test Pavilion
Join nationally-acclaimed, James Beard nominated and Bravo's Top Chef Contestant for a cooking demo featuring seasonal produce from the garden.
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With P. Allen Smith, TV host, writer, and professional gardener
Sunday, October 15, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., The Test Pavilion
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Robert Lyford - Chef/Owner, Patina Green Home and Market
Wednesday, October 18, 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., The Test Pavilion
Experience farm-to-table fundamentals--the basics of sourcing and cooking with local ingredients. Learn preparations of a four-course meal centered on seasonal produce. Tastings of all recipes will be served. As Chef Lyford likes to create meals from the very freshest, most seasonal ingredients, the menu will not be set until the week of the event. Come experience the adventure!
Eric Dreyer - Fearings
Tuesday, November 7, 11 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., The Test Pavilion
Enjoy a cooking demo featuring roasted pheasant with corn & sage pan stuffing.
Presented by Texas Woman’s University (TWU)
Select Dates (see below), 10 a.m.–11 a.m., The Test Pavilion
Free to Garden Guests
Join TWU’s instructors and students as they share easy impactful food tips. They will teach proven ways to incorporate seasonal vegetables and herbs recipes, while simultaneously using time and cost saving tips designed to maximize the budget.
Free of charge to garden guests thanks to the generosity of Texas Woman’s University.