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Clam Linguini

18 Little Neck Clams
1/2 Shallot, diced
2 tbsp Butter
1/2 Garlic Clove, minced
1/4 cup White Wine
2 tbsp Lemon Juice
1/4 cup Heavy Cream
1/4 cup Stock (Chicken or Fish)
fresh Thyme
1 tbsp Parmesan Cheese
Salt and Pepper, to taste
1 pinch chopped Parsley
2 dashes Tabasco
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Curried Rice with Edamame

Serves 6
1 6 oz box Long Grain & Wild Rice mix
2 tsp butter
1 tsp Curry Powder
1/3 cup Green onion
2 cups Vegetable Broth
½ cup Craisins
4 oz frozen Edamame
sliced Almonds (for garnish)
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Flaming Turtle Fondue

Serves 4-6
12 oz Milk Chocolate, finely chopped
2 tbsp Heavy Cream
¼ cup Caramel Ice Cream Topping
1 tbsp Bacardi® 151 Rum
3 tbsp Pecans, chopped
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Fried Green Tomatoes

Serves 4
2 ears fresh Corn, shucked and cut off the cob
2 oz Vidalia Onion, diced
2 cup Heavy Cream
1 tsp AP Flour
1/4 lb Butter
Salt and Pepper, to taste
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Lowcountry Shrimp & Sausage with Cheddar Cheese Grits

Serves 4
½ lb Unsalted Butter, softened
1 ea Shallot, chopped fine
2 ea Garlic cloves, chopped fine
1 ea Lemon, juice of, no seeds
2 tbsp Blackened Fish Spice
1 tbsp Parsley, chopped
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Peppered Shrimp

Appetizers, Seafood
Yields 1 1/2 cups
1/2 cup Paprika
2 tbsp Salt
1/4 cup Garlic
1/4 cup Cayenne Pepper
1/8 cup White Pepper
1 tbsp Thyme
1 tbsp Ground Oregano
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Barbeque Sauce

Sauces, Seafood
Serves 4
1 cup Shrimp stock
1 cup Savannah Fest Beer (or any lager of your preference)
1 tbsp Worcestershire
2 tbsp chopped Garlic
1/8 tsp Red Pepper
1/8 tsp Black Pepper
1 tsp Salt
1/8 tsp crushed Red Pepper
1/4 tsp dry Thyme
1/4 tsp dry Rosemary leaves
1/4 tsp dry Oregano
1 lb large Shrimp (shell on)
1 stick cold Butter
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Big Ol' Grilled Pork Chop with Georgia Stone Ground Grits & Wilted Organic Baby Greens Served with a Honey Bourbon Braised & Grilled Sweet Red Onion. Garnished with an Apple Bourbon Reduction

Serves 4
4 14 oz Pork Chops
2 medium Red Onions
1/2 cup Honey
2 cup Bourbon
1/2 tsp chopped Garlic
1 1/2 tbsp chopped Shallots
4 Baby Head Lettuces or 4 cup Baby Greens
1 cup Stone Ground Grits
2 cup Apple Cider
3 cup Chicken Stock
2 cup Heavy Cream
1/2 lb Butter
2 Cinnamon Sticks
2 Star Anise
2 whole Clove
3 sprigs of Thyme
2 Bay Leaves
5 Black Peppercorns
1 cup Brown Sugar
2 cup White Wine
Extra Virgin Olive Oil
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Blueberry Barbeque Sauce

Serves 8-10
2 quarts fresh Blueberries
2 cups Coco Cola®
½ cup Balsamic Vinegar
½ cup Red Wine Vinegar
½ Worcestershire Sauce
2 cups Onions, chopped
¼ cup Garlic, minced
2 cups Ketchup
1 cup Brown Sugar
½ cup Honey
1 tbsp Onion Powder
1 tbsp Red Pepper Flakes
1 tbsp Mustard Powder
1 tbsp Kosher Salt
1 tbsp Tabaso
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Braised Pork Belly

Serves 6
Ingredients for Braised Pork Belly Cure Mix
1/4 cup Fennel Seeds
1/4 cup Cumin Seeds
2 tbsp Coriander Seeds
8 tsp Black Peppercorns
4 pieces Star Anise
4 pieces Cinnamon Stick
2 tsp White Peppercorns
4 tsp Whole Cloves
4 tbsp ground Coriander
1 cup Salt
2/3 cup Sugar
Ingredients for Braised Pork Belly
1/2 Pork belly (approximately 6 lbs)
2 cups Cure Mix
2 qt rich Chicken Stock (water can be substituted)
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Cajun Shrimp Tortellini

Serves 1
6-8 21/25 Jumbo Shrimp, peeled & deveined, tail on
1 tbsp Butter
1/2 tsp minced Garlic
1 tsp Parsley Flakes
1/2 cup Heavy Cream
1/4 grated Parmesan Cheese
1 package frozen or fresh Cheese Tortellini (cooked and drained)
chopped Scallions
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Cliff House Seafood Stew

Serves 4-6
4 White Onions, julienne
¼ cup Minced Garlic
1 lb Whole Butter
1 tbsp Saffron
2 cups Fennel Font (Green Tops)
2 cups Pernod
2 cups Clam Juice
2 cans Whole Plum Tomatoes
3 tsp Tabasco Sauce
2 tbsp Old Bay Seasoning
1 tbsp Black Pepper
2 tbsp Kosher Salt
¼ cup Fresh Thyme
1 tsp Red Pepper Flake
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Conch Chowder

Serves 7-10 People
2 lb Conch Meat
1/2 oz Meat Tenderizer
2 oz Shell House Spice
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Grilled Filet of Beef With Madeira & Boursin Cheese, Asparagus & Fingerling Potatoes

Serves 4
Ingredients for Boursin
3 tbsp Butter
1/4 cup Shallots, diced
3 tbsp Garlic, minced
1 cup Spinach, julienned
1 1/2 tsp Basil, chopped
1 tsp Salt
1 tsp White Pepper
1 lb Cream Cheese
2 tbsp Parmesan Cheese
1/4 cup Point Reyes (or your favorite blue cheese)
4 tbsp Goat Cheese
Ingredients for Roasted Potatoes
2 tbsp Olive Oil
White Pepper, to taste
2 sprigs of Thyme
1 lb Fingerling Potatoes, cut in half
1 tbsp Butter
Ingredients for Madeira Sauce
3 cups Veal Stock (can be purchased premade)
1 cup Madeira Wine
2 tbsp Shallots, minced
1/2 tbsp Garlic, minced
2 sprigs of Thyme
White Pepper, to taste
Ingredients for Asparagus
2 tbsp Butter
1 lb Asparagus, trimmed and blanched
Ingredients for Filet of Beef
4 8 oz Beef Tenderloins
Black Pepper
4 tbsp Olive Oil
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Gullah Skillet Fried Rice with Crab & Seared Scallops

Serves 4
Ingredients for Cucumber Sauce
2 Cucumbers, peeled & seeded
1 1/2 cups Sour Cream
2 tbsp Olive Oil
1/3 cup + 1 tbsp Red Wine Vinegar
1 1/2 tbsp Garlic Powder
1/2 tsp salt
2 pinches Chili Flakes
Ingredients for Rice
4 tbsp Butter
1/4 cup Corn
1/4 cup Red Bell Pepper, finely diced
1/4 cup Onion, finely diced
1/4 cup Celery, finely diced
2 tsp Greek Seasoning
1/2 cup Bacon, cooked & crumbled
1 cup White Rice, cooked
8 oz Crab Meat
Ingredients for Scallops and Final Presentation
20 oz large Sea Scallops, cleaned
2 tbsp Olive Oil
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Hazelnut Crusted Sea Bass

Serves 4
Ingredients for Lemon Beurre Blanc
2 oz diced Shallots
1/4 oz Garlic, finely chopped
1/2 cup White Wine
2 oz fresh Lemon Juice
4 oz Heavy Cream
1 pinch of Kosher Salt
1 pinch of Ground Black Pepper
1 lb Butter, cut into 1”x1” squares & softened
Ingredients for Lemon Chive Aioli
6 oz Extra Virgin Olive Oil
1 oz chopped Chives
1/4 oz roasted Garlic
1/2 oz Lemon juice
1 pinch Kosher Salt
1 pinch Ground Black Pepper
Ingredients for Hazelnut Breading
1 cup Hazelnuts
1 cup prepared Cornbread
Ingredients Sea Bass
1/2-1 oz Lemon Beurre Blanc (recipe below)
1/2 oz Lemon Chive Aioli (recipe below)
4 pieces of raw Sea Bass
Hazelnut Breading
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Irish Potato Soup

Serves 8-12
5 lb Potato, peeled & sliced
1 can Chicken Broth
1 Yellow Onion
1 qt Milk
¼ lb Butter
1 cup All Purpose Flour
1 tbsp Chicken Base
¼ tsp Accent
Leeks, to taste
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Kevin Barry’s Irish Soda Bread

Yields 3 Loaves
5 lb Whole Wheat Flour
4 tbsp Salt
3 tbsp Baking Soda
2 qt Buttermilk
1 cup Honey
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Lady Michelle She Crab Soup

Yields 10, 5 oz Portions
6¼ oz Fennel Heads, finely diced
6¼ oz Onions, diced
6¼ oz Celery, diced
4½ oz Pasteurized Lump Crab Meat
3 oz Pasteurized Claw Meat
6 oz Crab Base
1 cup Sherry
2 cups Whole Milk
1½ quart of Heavy Cream
10 oz Unsalted Butter
10 oz White All Purpose Flour
½ tsp Fennel Seeds
1 Bay Leaf
½ tsp Black Pepper Corns
3 Parsley Stems
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Local Black Grouper with Goat Cheese Gratinéed Cream Spinach and Sun-dried Tomatoes

Serves 4
4 8 oz Grouper filets
48 oz Spinach, cleaned
24 oz Heavy Cream
12 oz Chevre (goat cheese)
2 oz Panko Bread Crumbs
4 oz Parmeggiano Reggiano, shredded
1 dash of Nutmeg
Sun-dried Tomatoes, julienne
Lemon zest
10 oz Quinoa, cooked until tender
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Mack’s Peach Cobbler

Serves 20
15 fresh Georgia Peaches, peeled, pitted & sliced
2 cups Brown Sugar
1 tsp ground Cinnamon
1 cup chopped Pecans
5 cups Yellow Cake Mix
1 lb Margarine, cut in 1/2
1 cup Water
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Oyster Stew

Serves 4-6
½ pint freshly shucked Oysters
8 oz of Heavy Cream
cup Craisins
8 oz Evaporated Milk
8 oz Regular Milk
4 oz Butter
1 tsp Salt & Pepper
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6 cup Dark Chicken Stock
1/2 tsp Saffron
1 small Onion, peeled & diced
Kosher Salt, to taste
1/2 cup Olive Oil
1/4 lb Cooking Chorizo Sausage, 1/4” slices
4 Scallions, chopped
4 tbs fresh Garlic, chopped
2 roasted Red Peppers, chopped
1 lb small or medium Shrimp, shelled
4 Lobster Tails, split lengthwise; or 8 Jumbo Shrimp, in their shells
3 cup Rice
5 tbsp Parsley, chopped
2 Bay Leaves, crumbled
1/2 cup Dry White Wine
1/4 lb fresh or frozen Peas
18 Mussels, scrubbed
Lemon Wedges, to garnish
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Pan Roasted Ashley Farms Chicken Breast With Haricot Vert, Country Ham, Caramelized Onions, Sweet Potato Fritters & Sweet Tea Lemon Jus

Serves 4
Ingredients for Pan Roasted Chicken Breast
4 boneless Chicken Breast
2 tbsp Olive Oil
Kosher Salt
fresh Ground Black Pepper
2 cups fresh brewed Sweet Tea
1 Lemon, juiced
2 tbsp cold Unsalted Butter
Ingredients for Haricot Vert
1 tbsp Olive Oil
1/4 lb Haricot Vert, clipped
1 cup Caramelized Onions
1/4 cup diced Country Ham
Kosher Salt & fresh Ground Black Pepper, to taste
Ingredients for Sweet Potato Fritters
4 large Sweet Potatoes
4 Eggs
1 cup Japanese Bread Crumbs (Panko)
8 tbsp All Purpose Flour
1 cup chopped fresh Chives
1/4 cup Honey
1 tbsp Kosher Salt
1 tsp White Pepper
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Pan Roasted Local Red Grouper With Scallion Honey Corn Bread, Field Peas, Tasso Ham, Vidalia Onion, Bell Pepper with a Green Tomato Vinaigrette & Fresh Pea Tendrils

Serves 4-6
1 ½ lb fresh Grouper filet, cut into 4 6 oz portions
¼ cup fresh shelled Field Peas, blanched
¼ cup Vidalia Onion, small diced
¼ cup Red Bell Pepper, small diced
¼ cup Cajun Tasso Ham, small diced
4 2” x 2” cubed portions of Scallion Honey Corn Bread
(recipe included)
1 ½ tbsp Green Tomato Vinaigrette (recipe included)
12 Pea Tendrils
Olive Oil
Lemon Juice
Salt & Pepper
¼ cup Chicken Stock or Broth
¼ cup White Wine
1 tbsp Butter
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Pasta Santorini

Serves 2
1 lb fresh Shrimp, size 21-25
2 oz Extra Virgin Olive Oil
1 cup diced fresh Tomatoes
½ cup diced fresh Onion
2 tsp minced Garlic
1 pinch of Cayenne Pepper
½-¾ oz Ouzo
1½ cups Marinara Sauce
(ours has basil, oregano & garlic)
2 oz crumbled Feta Cheese
4 cups Spaghetti Pasta
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Pecan & Molasses Crusted Rack of Lamb

Serves 6
Ingredients for Marinade
1/2 cup Dark Molasses
1 cup Dijon Mustard
2 tbsp Kava Instant Coffee
1/2 cup Roasted Garlic
Ingredients for Pecan Crust
2 cups Toasted Pecans, minced fine
1/2 cup Panko Crumbs or other
toasted bread crumbs
1/4 cup Olive Oil
1 tsp Salt
1 tsp Cracked Pepper Mix
Ingredients for Lamb
3 Racks of Lamb, chine bone removed
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Philip Branan's Black-Eyed Pea Soup

Yield: 8 cups
3/4 lb dried Black-Eyed Peas
1/4 lb Bacon, diced
1 cup White Onion, chopped
1 cup Celery, chopped
1 cup Carrot, chopped
2 cloves Garlic, minced
3/4 cup Tomatoes, diced with juice
1 cup fresh Collards, rinsed, stems removed, diced
11/2 qt rich Chicken Stock
1 smoked Ham Hock
1/2 tsp Kosher Salt
1/4 tsp dried Oregano
1/8 tsp dried Thyme
1/8 tsp Ground White Pepper
1/2 cup cooked Ham, diced
11/2 tsp chopped fresh Cilantro
1 oz Sherry
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Pickled Mushrooms

1 tbsp Coriander whole
1 tbsp Black Peppercorns
1 pinch Red Pepper Flakes
2 dashes Tabasco Sauce
1 minced Shallot
2 cup cold Water
1/4 cup White Wine
2 sprigs Terragon
1 cup Sugar
1 cup Red Wine Vinegar
1/2 cup Champaign Vinegar
1/4 cup Kosher Salt
1 Star Anise whole
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Riverboat Barbeque Shrimp & Grits

1 lb (16-20) Shrimp, peeled, deveined & tail off
1 qt Water
1/2 tablespoon Kosher Salt
1 cup Grits
2 Eggs, beaten
1/4 lb Butter
1 1/2 cup shredded Cheddar Cheese
Garlic & Cayenne Pepper to taste
Barbeque Sauce
diced Peppers, garnish
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Rock’s Award-Winning Gumbo

Serves 6
1¼ cups Canola Oil
2 link Andouille Sausage
1 ½ lbs Boneless Chicken Thighs, diced
1 ½ cups Onion, small dice
1 cup Celery, small dice
1 cup Bell Pepper, small dice
¼ cup minced Garlic
1½ cups All-Purpose Flour
2-4 tsp Crushed Red Pepper
(depending on how spicy you like it)
½ tsp Cayenne Pepper
1½ qrts Chicken Stock
3 Bay Leaves
2 cans Plum Tomatoes, crushed with hands
¼ cup Tomato Paste
¾ lb Shrimp pieces
¾ lb Crawfish Tails
1½ cups Cut Okra (fresh is best)
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Sautéed Local Shrimp with Country Ham & Grits Cake

Serves 2
12 oz The Olde Pink House Fresh Native Stone Ground Organic Sweet Yellow Corn Grits
6 oz shredded Cheddar Cheese
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Savannah Dip

Serves 4
2 9 oz packages of Stouffer’s Cream
Spinach (frozen)
1 cup of shredded Mozzarella Cheese
1/2 can of Cream of Mushroom Soup
1/3 cup Artichoke Hearts
1/2 tsp Garlic Powder
1 bag of your favorite Tortilla Chips Salsa
Asiago Cheese (optional)
Tomato (optional)
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Savannah Trifle

Serves 8-10
Ingredients for Vanilla Custard Sauce
1 cup Sugar
1 quart Heavy Cream
dash of Salt
8 Egg Yolks
1 tbsp Vanilla
1 tbsp Grand Marnier
Ingredients for Savannah Trifle
1 20 oz Sponge Cake, torn into pieces
1 1/2 oz of Grande Marnier
Whipped Cream
sliced Almonds, toasted
Vanilla Custard Sauce
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Seared Scallops with Mushrooms on Vanilla Corn Emulsion

Serves 4 - 6
1/4 cup Onion, chopped
1 tsp Garlic, minced
1 cup Corn Kernels, roasted
1 Vanilla Bean
1 qt Shellfish Stock
2/3 cup Oil
Salt & Pepper to taste
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Southern Barbecued Shrimp

Appetizers, Seafood
Serves 4
Ingredients for Southern Barbecued Shrimp
24 large Shrimp, peeled & deveined
12 slices Applewood Smoked Bacon
4 Bamboo Skewers
Ingredients for Southern Peach Barbecue Sauce
1 16 oz bottle of your favorite Barbecue Sauce
1 cup pureed Georgia Peaches
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Southern Greens

Serves 90
1 cs Collard Greens
1 cs Turnip Greens
1 cs Mustard Greens
5 lb Smoked Ham Hock
2 lb Fat Back
1 cup Bacon Grease
6 ea Yellow Onion, julienned
1 cup Worcestershire Sauce
1 lb Dark Brown Sugar
2 qrts Red Wine Vinegar
½ cup Tabasco® Sauce
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Squash Casserole

Serves 8
4 lbs Yellow Squash, sliced
1 medium Onion
1 tsp Pepper, 1 tsp Salt
2 cups Cornflakes, crushed
¼ cup Butter or Margarine, melted
1 10 ½ oz can Cream of Mushroom Soup
1 cup grated American Cheese
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Sticky Toffee Pudding

Serves 6
1 cup Dark Brown Sugar, packed
1/3 cup All Purpose Flour
1½ tsp Baking Powder
¼ tsp Baking Soda
1/8 tsp Salt
½ cup Milk
1 Egg
1 tsp Vanilla
¼ cup Unsalted Butter, melted
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Sweet Potato Crusted Grouper with peach chutney

Serves 6 as an Appetizer
6 6-8oz. portions of grouper filets
½ cup creole mustard
½ cup olive oil or butter
Salt & Pepper
1 lb. sweet potatoes, skinned
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Sweet Potato Soufflé

Serves 8-10
4 lbs Sweet Potatoes
1 tsp Salt
1½ cups Sugar
2 Eggs
½ cup Raisins
1 Lemon, grated rind and juice
½ tsp Nutmeg
½ cup Evaporated Milk
½ cup chopped Pecans
1 stick Butter or Margarine
½ cup Shredded Coconut
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