LGG Harvest Dinner

The 2nd Annual Local Growers Guild Harvest Dinner

An Elegant Five-Course Meal Featuring Locally-Grown Food Prepared by Talented Chefs

ImageWe have tickets on sale for the 2nd annual Local Growers Guild Harvest Dinner, to take place on Thursday October 29th at the Upland Brewery Banquet Facility at 350 West 11th Street. The doors open at 5:30, and dinner will begin promptly at 6pm. Five local chefs are paired with local growers to present this one-of-a-kind event, celebrating the abundance of Indiana’s fresh in-season foods. Diners will enjoy a delicious five-course meal, meet other locavores, and hear participating growers and chefs share their thoughts about the ingredients and preparation of each spectacular locally-grown course. 100% of all proceeds benefit the Local Growers Guild.

Menu:

* Local Vegetable Antipasto with house-made flatbread
* Butternut squash soup with roasted poblano relish and capriole cheese crostini

* Local greens topped with thinly sliced beef and served with a berry vinagrette

* Meat Entree: Grilled pork loins served with roasted potatoes and apples, topped with a cider reduction
* Vegetarian Entree: Winter squash croquettes served with a roasted red pepper reduction over a bed of local wheat berries
* Apple cobbler with vanilla and apple butter ice cream served with Brown County Coffee.

100% of proceeds benefit the Local Growers Guild. Vegetarian meals are available on request. Every course will be paired with a wine and a beer, generously donated by Upland Brewery & Oliver Winery. For more information, contact: katie [at] localgrowers [dot] org, or call 812-340-9400.

Tickets available at Bloomingfoods, Upland Brewery, and Wandering Turtle Art Gallery and Gifts.
Price for Local Growers Guild members is $68. Non-members $75.
Purchase a table for 10 for a 10% discount off the $75 price.
Limited availability – this event sold out last year. Purchase your tickets soon!

The Local Growers Guild extends heartfelt thanks to the following local farms, businesses and individuals for their generous support, without which this event would not be possible.  Bob Adkins of FARMBloomington, Brown County Coffee, Cartridge World, Chris Blinde and Neil Riley of Upland Brewery, Bloomingfoods Market and Deli, Capriole Farmstead Cheese, Fiedler Family Farms, Grass Harvest, Harmony Education Center, Harvest Moon Flower Farm, Homestead Growers, Indiana Memorial Union, Meadowlark Organic Farm, Corbin Morwick of One World Enterprises, Oliver Winery, Greg “Rags” Raggo of Nick’s English Hut, Stranger’s Hill Organic Farm, The Chile Woman, Upland Brewery, Wandering Turtle Art Gallery and Gifts. Poster by Ellen Michel. www.localgrowers.org