Sunday, November 12, 2006

See here's a sample menu...

S.N.O.B.
Southern (Cuisine) North Of Birmingham
For Yankees by Yankees

Soup

Charleston She-Crab Bisque


Southern Style Oyster Stew

Appetizers

Crab & Spinach Fondue
Roasted Pepper Croustades

Smoked Shrimp Cocktail
Chipotle Cocktail Sauce

Duck Confit, Sausage and Wild Mushroom Ragout
Marsala Sauce, Big Fat Asiago Crouton

Plate o' Meats
Housemade Country Style Terrine, Grilled Andouille
Bentons Country Ham, Pickled Vidalia Onion & Charred
Corn Relish

Fried Stuff
(Pick one for..., or all three for...)
Dill Pickle Chips-Whole Grain Mustard Remoulade
Fried Mac & Cheese-anointed with Truffle Oil
Creamy Cheddar Grits Bombs-Pickled Okra & Tomatoes


Salads

Traditional Caesar
Housemade Dressing, Big Fat Asiago Croutons,
Spanish Anchovies

Baby Spinach and Brie Salad
Strawberries, Hazelnuts, Pickled Red
Onions, Country Ham, Squeak Creek Farms Honey &
Sherry Vinaigrette

Iceberg Lettuce Salad
Ewes Milk Bleu Cheese, Spiced Pecans
Green Goddess Dressing

Entrees

Brined and Grilled Pork Porterhouse
Fried Mac & Cheese, Beer Braised Collard Greens
& Country Ham, Red Eye Demi

Seared Duck Breast
Smoked Gouda Grits, Red Cabbage & Apples
Espresso & BBQ Demi

Pan Roasted Lamb Porterhouse
County Meadows Chevre and Potato Tart,
Spinach, Arugula & Charred Onions, Roasted
Garlic & Red Wine Sauce

Coca Cola Braised Short Rib of Beef
Baked Beans, Glazed Carrots, Horseradish
Infused Natural Jus

Pan Roasted Chicken Breast
Brined & Lightly Smoked, County Meadows Cheddar Grit Cake
Grilled Asparagus, Herbed Chicken Jus

"CarpetBagger" Grilled Hanging Tenderloin
Sliced and Topped with a Fried Oyster and Stilton, Buttery
Whipped Potatoes, Spinach, Red Wine & Stilton Sauce

Charleston Style Shrimp & Grits
Creamy Cheddar Stone Ground Grits
Head On Shrimp, Andouille, Mushrooms and
Charred Onions

Barbecue Glazed Grouper
Shrimp & Whole Grain Mustard Sauce
CornBread Pudding

Sauteed Crab & Shrimp Cake
Corn, Yukon Potato & Mushroom Ragout, Sweet Corn Cream

Grilled Espresso Rubbed Tuna
Scallion & Country Ham Potato Cake
Collard Greens, Pommery Sauce



Dessert Possibilities
(need to think about these some more)

Individual Coca Cola Cake
Cherry Infused Chocolate Sauce

Southern Style Bread Pudding
Bourbon & Vanilla Bean Creme Anglaise

Buttermilk Pie
Pecan Pie
Vinegar Bars
Sweet Potato Pie
Fried Fruit Pies
Bourbon Cheesecake

1 comment:

paintrly1 said...

Oh, my dear GOD. The sample menu is fantastic. You shouldn't post it because someone will steal it. Unique, creative, and oh, so decadent!