Menu for the Week of February 25, 2013

Menu for the Week of February 25, 2013

Greetings and Good Meats!

We have been behind on our duties and our email log book was getting a bit back logged so Megan was kind enough to get our email list all caught up. Thanks Megan! So for those of you receiving this email blast for the first time, WELCOME! We are glad you are here! Because we procure our meats fresh each week and produce every item fresh, the sole purpose of this email blast, for those that don’t know is to provide you with our finest menu each and every week.  Sometimes there is the additional rant or vent by yours truly, but for the most part we do our best to provide you with the information that is most important to your daily lives…..GOOD MEATS!! So here we go.

In addition to this weeks menu I would like everyone to know that Tuesday the 26th we will be participating in a fundraiser for someone who was very near and dear to the Atlanta Culinary world. Her name is Charlotte Nelson. “She worked with many of Atlanta’s chefs at restaurants including Atmosphere, Taurus and Canoe and collaborated with Gary Mennie to help open Livingston Restaurant. She joined Fox Bros. in 2009, and became head chef in late 2011.”  ( http://blogs.ajc.com/food-and-more/2013/02/11/chefs-unite-for-charlotte-nelson/) Charlotte was diagnosed with stage four inflammatory breast cancer in 2012. As some of you already know, Charlotte lost her battle early Saturday evening. She was only 37. “We all loved and cared about her so very much. When Charlotte was first diagnosed the week after Thanksgiving, the initial talk was about this benefit going towards cancer research and that is exactly what we want to do now. We are partnering with an excellent research charity called the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. BCRF has the lowest overhead of any breast cancer charity we have found and uses 91 cents of every dollar collected toward pure research in finding the cure for this terrible disease. You can read more about this great organization at www.BCRFcure.org” (http://www.supportcharlottesweb.com/) This will be a very special event and we hope that each and every one of you can be there, we know that you can help make a difference! http://www.supportcharlottesweb.com/. We hope to see you there!

The menu this week will feature some new and delicious terrine work as well as some delicious new fresh sausages. We will also be starting our first batch of the South African Dried sausages that we commonly get requests for. It is called Boerewors and we will have our first batch finished in about three weeks, so please come check it out. We would like to also thank Georgia Organics this week for what turned out to be another wonderful conference. Way to Go GO!!

Now, without further adieu….your menu for the Week of February 25th! Thank you Atlanta and we look forward to meating you in the shop this week!!

Thank You and STAY HUNGRY ATLANTA!!

Fresh (Linked)

  • Sweet Hot Italian
  • English Breakfast
  • Chicken Fresco
  • Parsley and Cheese
  • Lamb Merguez
  • Brandy Rabbit Boudin
  • Chicken Sweet Hot Italian
  • Boudin Blanc

Primal Cuts / Prepared Items

  • These items are available only at the retail shop!
  • Dry-Aged Ribeyes (Brasstown and Meyer)
  • NY Strip (Brasstown)
  • Hanger Steaks (Brasstown)
  • Center Cut Pork Chops (Brasstown)
  • Quail (Manchester Farms)
  • Whole Rabbits (Rabbit Man Farms)
  • Creole Smoked Whole Chickens
  • Magret Moulard Duck Breasts (Hudson Valley)
  • Gullah Ham
  • Leaf Lard (Perfect for making biscuits!)

Pate

  • Chicken Liver with Arkansas Black Apple & Ginger Aspic
  • Rabbit Liver with Spicy Mayhaw Aspic
  • Pork Rillettes with Herb Butter

Whole Muscle or Cured

  • Prosciutto (10 month & 12 month) – (New Retail Item!)
  • Smoked Guanciale
  • Pancetta (Calabrian Chili)
  • Pancetta w/ Three Herbs
  • Duck Prosciutto
  • Lomo
  • Bresaola
  • Coppa

Crepinettes

  • Pork Belly and Greens

Salumi

  • Spanish Chorizo
  • Pepperoni
  • Hunter Salami
  • Fegatelli Snack Sticks
  • Petit Sec Snack Sticks
  • Genoa
  • Finochionna
  • Black Pepper Sorghum — (Triumphant Return!)
  • Rosette de Lyon  – (New Retail Item!)
  • Saucisson a L’ail — (Triumphant Return!)
  • Salami Cotto  – (New Retail Item!)

Smoked

  • Hot Dogs
    • All Beef
    • Pork & Beef
  • Veal Bologna
  • Mortadella
  • Gullah Hams
  • Andouille
  • Bacon
    • “The Original” — Sorghum and Cracked Black Pepper
  • Tasso

Terrines

  • Pork with Blue Cheese  Moussealine
  • Pate Gelee with Pimenton
  • Smoked Pork with Urfa Pepper
  • Carrot Wrapped Rabbit and Chile

Why Not?

  • Smoked Chicken Pot Pie
  • Chicharrones
  • High Road Craft Ice Cream “Frozen Trotter” Pints
  • Femur Cut Marrow Bones
  • Duck Fat
  • Stocks, Ox Tails, and Trotters, Oh My! (you never know what we have in stock…)

Jerky

  • Sweet Southern
  • Peppered Umami

Cheese Course

  • Stackhouse (Spinning Spider) – (New Retail Item!)
  • Black Mountain Bleu (Spinning Spider)(New Retail Item!)
  • Montasio (Greendale Farm) – (New Retail Item!) 
  • Big Bloomy (Caly Rd.)
  • Waypoint (Caly Rd.)
  • Broad River Blue (Nature’s Harmony)
  • Hunkadora (Prodigal Farm)
  • Cumberland (Sequatchie Cove)
  • Coppinger (Sequatchie Cove)
  • Bloomsbury (Caramont Farm)
  • Clothbound Cheddar (Cabot)

Bread

  • Assorted baguettes, pretzel bread, and hot dog buns from H&F Bakery

Accompaniments

  • TRU Bee Honey (Franklin, TN)
  • Sorghum Syrup (Hughe’s Farm)
  • Rancho Gordo Beans
    • Borlotti
    • Yellow Eye
    • Good Mother Stallard
    • Goat Eye

Gifts

  • The Spotted Trotter Artisan T-Shirts (3 styles)
  • Reusable The Spotted Trotter Grocery Bags (only $3 each!)
  • Meat Bucks (Gift Certificates!)
  • MEATPAPER Quarterly Periodical
  • Flavors Magazine
  • Assorted On-Topic Hardcover Books (miscellaneous authors)
  • Bacon-Themed Accoutrements (assorted)
  • Artisan Metal Spotted Pigs (2 sizes)

Remember, you can always use our online order form to reserve your order in advance.

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