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Farm Dinner: Where Cooking Grows!


Jul 13, 2019
06:00 PM until 09:00 PM



Frolic in the fields in support of The Sylvia Center, a nutrition education and youth development organization that serves children, teenagers and families in Columbia Co., NY and New York City.  The dinner on the farm’s rolling fields will presented by Great Performances,, the celebrated sustainability oriented catering and events company whose founder and CEO, Liz Neumark, established The Sylvia Center in 2006. .

The evening will showcase Hudson Valley ingredients, while spotlighting The Sylvia Center’s activities with tours of the organization’s on-site teaching garden, where students learn how food grows and the skills to cook healthy meals. Indeed, two of the passed hors d’oeuvres presented during the evening’s pre-dinner reception will be conceived and prepared by teens participating in The Sylvia Center’s 12-week Cooks for Health program currently in session at Philmont, NY’s Philmont Cooperative Market

Menu highlights include:  Eggplant Meatballs, tomato sauce, summer squash noodles; Braised Short  Rib, with Tajin Field vegetables from Katchkie Farm; Crudo Style Shaved Vegetables and Greens,: Wood Fired Chicken, with hibiscus and spice; Crispy Quinoa Aero Farms baby kale & Arugula;Tikka Masala Carrots;   Beet Salad,  with raspberries,  peach onions, extra virgin olive oil and  cider vinaigrette; Peach & Nectarine Pie; and Buttermilk Biscuit Blueberry Pandowdy.

Help The Sylvia Center in its important work teaching healthy cooking skills to youth and thier families in underserved neighborhoods, while savoring a memorable Epicurean experience!


$250 - $15,000


View map Katchkie Farm
745 Fischer Road
Kinderkook, NY

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