Butter Beans Winter Cookbook 2016

Posted by on Mar 23, 2016 in uncategorized | 0 comments

Butter Beans 2016 Winter Cookbook is here!   Dear parents, teachers, and after-school coordinators,  It’s time to take the work of our talented Butter Beans chefs and put it into practice at home! After a season of tasting, cooking, and exploring, these future foodies are sure to stir up things in your kitchen. As a thank you for enrolling your little chef in a cooking class this past semester, download your Butter Beans Winter 2016...

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our blog

Posted by on Feb 25, 2015 in uncategorized | 0 comments

Come join our thriving blog community! We provide our readers with approachable, and creative seasonal recipes, family dinner guides, food quote inspirations, cooking class reflections and much more! Subscribe at www.butterbeanskitchen.com/blog to join in on the...

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our food standards

Posted by on Oct 2, 2013 in featured articles | 0 comments

We take food seriously, and believe that our students and school staff should not only consume healthy food, but also responsibly raised food. That is why we set standards for the food that we buy. All of our food is fresh, never frozen Our Applegate Hot Dogs are nitrate/nitrite/hormone/antibiotic free Our Boar’s Head All Natural cold cuts are nitrate/nitrite/hormone/antibiotic free Our locally sourced milk from Hudson Valley Fresh Milk...

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how 2 brooklyn moms are reinventing school lunch

Posted by on May 30, 2013 in featured articles | 0 comments

“Butter Beans serves up from-scratch meals, cooking classes and farm-to-table camps for Alice Waters acolytes. Day camps, offered during spring and summer breaks, get kids’ hands dirty through everything from sowing seeds to composting. Kids plan a group budget to spend at the Union Square Greenmarket, then cook their own lunch together each day. Field trips, inducing adult envy, take kids behind the scenes at kimchi kitchens, Brooklyn...

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summer programs

Posted by on Mar 26, 2012 in uncategorized | 3 comments

Butter Beans Food & Garden Summer Camp is a complete farm-to-table summer experience for city slickin’ kids ages 6-10. Along the way we’ll explore the full spectrum of the food cycle through activities like planting seeds and harvesting fresh food, to cooking seasonal summer lunches, and writing our own cookbooks. Throughout the summer, campers work together to create inventive lunches and snacks, learn the tricks to great composting, have...

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