Stephanie Godke will be sharing vegetable garden recipes to the Home Gardening for Beginners website. She is a cook book author, caterer, restaurant consultant, college cooking instructor, grocery store educator, and TV featured food presenter. She is a long time gardener. Stephanie is an expert at preparing tasty, high quality meals for large groups. How do I know? Stephanie is my sister-in-law and her recipes have pleased some of the most picky food experts, my family.
She is also known for her new Tour De Fork cook book a combination of recipes that she has developed over the years of working with restaurant owners all around the Midwest. A portion of the proceeds go to fund the Backpack for Snacks program that sends home from school each Friday a back pack filled with nutritious snacks to low income children. Many of these children depend on the free and reduced lunch program during the week but still go hungry on the weekends.
Why Her Vegetable Garden Recipes Are So Good
The hours of work she has spent in the garden, canning vegetables, and serving large family gathering meals is how she got her start developing these vegetable garden recipes. Her menu planning experience with restaurants shows through on the recipes that are simple to prepare but still tastes great. She’s a busy lady, but she always has time to share a smile and her latest creations. Watch for her delicious recipes here regularly! Stephanie is also known as the Spirited Chef at the Mississippi River Distilling Company located in LeClaire, Iowa. There she can be found demonstrating recipes that she develops for paring with the spirits they produce at the distillery. When it comes to great taste, Stephanie delivers delicious original recipes that will soon become your favorites.