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Cooking with Class Summer Soirée and Chef’s Demo to Benefit Shelter, Inc.

Summer is upon us and it’s the perfect time to finally reconnect with friends, food, and fun! Join us in supporting Shelter Inc.’s mission help children build safer, healthier and brighter futures while learning how to impress your guests with a delicious and dazzling culinary display that is actually quite simple to put together.

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WGN Sunday Brunch Featuring Great Full Plate Chef/Owner Chris Blackburn

Great Full Plate chef/owner Chris Blackburn was recently featured on Chicago’s very own WGN Sunday Brunch making his soon-to-be-world-famous lobster tail corndogs – poached in our gourmet orange tarragon butter, dipped in creamy cornmeal batter, fried to a crispy golden brown, and served over our signature maple bacon bourbon jam. As chef says, it’s deliciousness on a stick!

Check out the segment for the full recipe and reach out for booking and availability. We’d love to turn your home or event venue kitchen into a five-star restaurant experience your guests will never forget:

Daddy Daughter Diner at Prairie Grove School

Welcome to the Daddy Daughter Diner – an interactive, at-home cooking experience for Prairie Grove School families! Here, you’ll find a step-by-step recipe guide, chef’s “cook-along” demo video, a dinner music playlist, and a blooper reel just for fun. Here’s how it works:

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Daddy Daughter Diner at Deer Path Elementary

Welcome to the Daddy Daughter Diner – an interactive, at-home cooking experience for Deer Path Elementary families! Here, you’ll find a step-by-step recipe guide, chef’s “cook-along” demo video, a dinner music playlist, and a blooper reel just for fun. Here’s how it works:

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Have the Microwedding of Your Dreams

Your big day may need to be smaller than you once imagined – but it can still be spectacular.

“Microweddings” are sweeping the country as the next tiny trend, this time in the wedding industry. The Knot defines a microwedding as an intimate ceremony and reception for up to 50 guests, usually the couple’s closest friends and relatives – the ideal setup for a Great Full Plate event.

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