Wednesday, July 6, 2016
4-H Favorite Food Show Potato Salad
Favorite food show is a project where you highlight one of your favorite foods by constucting a theme (Spark's was obviously 4th of July) and complete a menu around it and then present it to a judge. This year Spark chose Potato Salad. You can never go wrong with homemade potato salad and this year it won him a blue ribbon. I can actually brag about our potato salad recipe because when there is a potluck, often times we will get requests for our dish to be potato salad. It's not a family secret so here is the potato salad recipe.
Spark's potato salad was a little harder to make this year than usual because our stove died and we haven't gotten around to getting a new one. To boil the eggs and potatoes he had to haul out the camping stove so he had a little extra twist to tell about his dish. The rest of his meal was a burger, baked beans, chips, sweet iced tea and, if you can see the little flag on the top of napkin, mini Resees Peanut Butter Cups arranged as a flag.
To complete his theme he wore a USA t-shirt.
Besides making the food the kids also need to know what nutrients are in the the meal, how much it costs and anything else the judge can think up.
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