Haven’t been to a farm dinner yet? Well you can attend a virtual one this weekend on Cooking Channel’s newest food show UNIQUE EATS , airing Sunday at 10:00 p.m. Unique Eats spotlights America’s most exciting and revolutionary food experiences, with this episode focusing on “Extreme Farm-to-Table”. The film crew came out this summer to Barberry Hill Farm in Madison and filmed a whole day’s worth of harvesting, cooking, prepping and eating. This Sunday take time out from all the celebrity Oscar glitter and tune in to some fabulous outdoor dining scenes.
Feeling inspired to attend a Farm-to-Table dinner this season? Dinners at the Farm has announced their Summer 2011 event schedule and early birds enjoy a 33% discount off the ticket price of Thursday and Sunday dinners through May 1. This year, open air dinners will once again be held at Barberry Hill Farm in Madison, Conn., home to Kelly and Kingsley Goddard and to White Gate Farm in East Lyme, home to Pauline Lord and David Harlow–and an original host farm. Each of these small organic farms grow a wide variety of produce that’s picked the day of the event and transformed into that evening’s unique seasonal menu by Chef Jonathan Rapp and his team. Indeed, a different six course menu is served every night for 16 nights, preceded by a cocktail hour with passed hors d’oeuvre.