Veg Out - National Nutrition Month

Did you know that March is National Nutrition Month. We've partnered with Recipe for Success in their VegOut Program for an all-month feature on vegetables! We'll have a different menu weekly.


Week 1:

Sweet Potato & Carrot Soup

Sorghum marshmallow and Creole spiced pecans


 Texas Field Pea Salad

Gundermann Farm Black-Eyed and Crowder peas, Texas Chevre


 Vegetable Palette

Root vegetables & pearl barley, salt roased beets & blue cheese, stewed okra & tomatoes, grilled Portobello & cream peas, sweet potato tart


Week 2:

Truffled Mushroom Stew

Saute of king trumpet mushrooms with Texas field peas, crispy sweet potatoes and mushroom consommé


 Salt Roasted Beet Salad

Red & golden beets, lollo rosa, Texas goat’s cheese, cayenne spiced pumpkin seeds and aged sherry vinaigrette


 Vegetable Palette

Herb roasted root vegetables & quinoa, stewed okra & tomatoes, spaghetti squash & pears, sweet potato & celeriac gratin


Week 3:

Creole Onion & Roasted Garlic Soup

Candied garlic ships and gruyere profiterole


 Honey Roasted Butternut Squash Salad

Sugarcane marinated beets, baby arugula and cayenne pepitas and melted leek vinaigrette


Vegetable Palette

Jalapeno cornbread pudding & corn maque choux, stewed okra & tomatoes, ratatouille galette, salsify & roasted pear puree, roasted root vegetables, field peas & mustard greens


Week 4:

Smoked Tomato & Salsify Bisque

Basil & Mozzarella grilled cheese crouton


 Sea Salt Roasted Cauliflower Salad

Pickled spaghetti squash, baby arugula, grape tomato raisins and black-eyed pea vinaigrette


Vegetable Palette

Collard green custard & jalapeno cornbread, field pea hummus & cayenne crackers, roasted root vegetables & pecan wild rice, sugarcane smoked beets & butternut ribbons


 What is the VegOut?

VegOut! is an easy, delicious food adventure created by Recipe for Success Foundation to encourage children and adults to inclurease their regular intake of fresh vegetables.

See more about the VegOut! program here >>



Location: Brennan's of Houston
3300 Smith St
Houston , Texas 77006

Date: March 1, 2014, 11:30 a.m. - March 31, 2014, 10 p.m.