Bluegrass State - Kentucky Picnic Menu
Boone and other frontiersmen settled in Kentucky, the "Bluegrass
State," in 1769. Its name comes from the Iroquois Indian word
"Ken-tah-ten," or "land of tomorrow."
the Union in 1792, Kentucky is the 15th state and the first state west
of the Appalachian Mountains.
Today, Kentucky is associated with coal mines and horse farms and
racing. America's most prestigious horse race, the Kentucky Derby, is
held in Louisville annually.
The state flower is the goldenrod, the cardinal is the state bird and
Frankfort is the capital.
Beef Tenderloin with Louisville Sauce
Sauce: bottle (8-ounces) mango chutney, bottle (14-ounces) ketchup, bottle
(12-ounces) chili sauce, bottle (11-ounces) steak sauce, bottle (10-ounces)
Worcestershire sauce, teaspoon hot sauce. Beef Tenderloin: butter or
margarine (softened), salt, freshly ground pepper, and beef tenderloin
(4-1/2 to 5 pounds).
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Bama's Baby Blue Salad
Ingredients: mixed salad
greens, Balsamic Vinaigrette, blue cheese, oranges, strawberries, and Sweet
& Spicy Pecans. Balsamic Vinaigrette: balsamic vinegar, Dijon mustard,
honey, cloves, small shallots, salt, pepper, and olive oil. Sweet &
Spicy Pecans: sugar, warm water, pecan halves, chili powder, and ground red
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Smoky Mashed Potato Bake
Ingredients: garlic cloves,
olive oil, new potatoes, shredded smoked Gouda cheese, fat-free
half-and-half, Chipotle peppers in adobo sauce, light margarine, fat-free
cream cheese, and salt.
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Green Beans with Pimientos
Ingredients: green beans,
bacon slices, large onion, garlic cloves, jar (2-ounces) diced pimientos,
red wine vinegar, sugar, salt, pepper, and cumin seeds.
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(1/4-ounce) active dry yeast, sugar, warm water (100� F. to 110� F.),
butter or margarine (melted), large eggs, salt, and all-purpose flour.
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Mrs. White's Buttermilk Pound Cake
shortening, butter, eggs, vanilla, baking soda, salt, flour, buttermilk, and
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