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    Granary Gourmet Dinner

    It was a delicious and elegant dinner.  In 2014 it will be on Saturday, Sept. 13, 
    at 6:00 pm.  The Rutgers football game is away that day.

    TENTH ANNUAL GOURMET GRANARY CANDLELIGHT DINNER REPORT 
    SATURDAY, September 14
    Chefs, Joshua McCracken and Erin Condo McCracken, were the chefs with assistance by Erica Pilgrim and servers: Crystal Ally, BJ Clitherow, Jillian Eller, Danelle LaFlower, Cindy Ross,  in 2013. 

    MENU for 2013

    Appetizers:  Baked Brie, Roasted Balsamic Strawberry & Goat Cheese Canape, Honey-Roasted Onion Tart, Fromage Fort, Bagettes

    Salad:  Apple Walnut with Honey Dijon Dressing

    Soup:  French Lentil Soup

    Entrée: (Vegetarian) Fricassee of Wild Mushrooms (Wild Mushrooms, Cheese sauce, and pappardelle pasta) or
    Hanger Steak with Mushrooms and Red Wine Sauce

    Vegetables: Potato Gratin with Gruyère

     Dessert: Fresh Pear Tarte

    Coffee from Café Lemont, Wine from Happy Valley Winery, Beer from Otto’s Brewery

    Bread by Ron and Sue Smith

     RESERVATION CARD:

    Entrée choice and number needed:

         _____________ Meat Course
         name

         _________Vegetarian Course
         name
     Thank you.

    ~   Yes, please reserve ___ seat(s) at $85/seat.

                   
    Enclosed is my check for ______.

    ~   Yes, I’d like to reserve a table for eight.
        
                   
    Enclosed is my check for $680.

    ~    Sorry, I(we) cannot attend, but enclosed is my check
    for _______ toward the $50,000 needed for the restroom building construction.
    Please make checks to:
      LVA
    Mail to:  LVA,  PO Box 546,  Lemont, PA 16851, by September 4, 2014.


    Name_______________________________________


    Address_____________________________________

    See above for entrée choices.

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    Lauren Steinberg  took some great photos of the 10 courses at last year's dinner.  Check them out at:
    http://itsknotyou.wordpress.com/2011/09/19/granary-gourmet-candlelight-dinner/.
     
    Many volunteers help with setting up, serving, and cleaning up, and we can host 56 diners in the Grain Elevator on Mt. Nittany Road.  This year Ecovents, with Erin Condo and Josh McCracken caterers have been hired.  There will also be a small Silent Auction.
         Please enjoy the photos of past dinners, and consider being one of our guests at the next dinner, Saturday, September 13th. Send your check for $85/person and note meat or vegetarian on the check, sent to
            LVA,
            PO Box 546,
            Lemont PA 16851

    All proceeds above food costs will benefit our Thompson Granary rehabilitation work and $50 of each meal is tax deductible.






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