How to be a big hit at your 4th of July celebration - Menu for June 30-July 4, 2014

This week’s menu offers large portions of some of my favorite picnic entrees and salads.  Also, a wide variety of pies that are sure to please everyone at your gathering. Happy 4th!!
To order, please use the Contact tab (or email and tell me which items you would like and what day you would like to pick up at my Preston Commons location. Please order by noon for pickup the following day.

Pick up is from 4-6 pm, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday at 8115 Preston Rd, Suite 140, inside the Cafe Gourmet on the Go shop


  1. Southwestern Cornbread Salad – such a crowd pleaser!  $15 serves 3-4 or $30 serves a crowd. GF avail
  2. Ruth’s Traditional Potato Salad – just potatoes and hard-boiled eggs in my simple dressing.  $8 serves 2-3, $15 serves 4-6, $25 serves a crowd.  GF
  3. Tomato, Olive & Feta Pasta Salad – spiral pasta, fresh and sun-dried tomatoes, kalamatas, feta, parmesan and sun-dried tomato dressing. $9 serves 2-3, $16 serves 4-6, $30 serves a crowd.


  1. Pulled BBQ Chicken - this is a popular favorite and includes dinner rolls.  $30 serves 4-6 or $45 serves a crowd. GF without rolls
  2. Sweet & Spicy Shredded Pork Tacos – a nice tangy filling for corn tortillas, add a squirt of lime and some cilantro leaves (toppings and tortillas included). $30 serves 4, $50 serves a crowd. GF
  3. Barbacoa Beef Wraps - fall-apart, tender beef is definitely a taco upgrade.  Comes with corn or flour tortillas and some of my homemade salsa. $30 serves 4-6, $50 serves a crowd. GF


  1. Mac & Cheese – this is my old school version. It’s cheesy. It’s baked. It’s so good! $10 serves 2-3, $20 serves a crowd.
  2. SW Corn Pudding – a traditional, cheesy corn soufflé with a kick of green chile. $12 serves 2-3, $20 serves a crowd. GF

Pies: all pies are $20 unless otherwise noted.**

  1. Grandma Alice’s Apple Pie $22
  2. Fresh Blueberry Pie
  3. Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie
  4. Blackberry Pie $22
  5. Chocolate Custard Pie
  6. Texas Peach Pie $22
  7. Fresh Raspberry Pie $22
  8. Chilled Strawberry Pie

Quiche: Chicken Taco – lots of protein and cheese in this one! $20/pie**

Pot Pie – Homestyle Chicken ($25) or Green Chile Stew ($30)**

  • GF crust is available for any of the pies. Additional charge applies.