Made In Our Kitchens

Putting dinner on the table just got a whole lot easier.

Order chef-made dishes from our Kitchen Shop – it’s easy and delicious. Check out the current menu below, order online and then pick up your order here in Downtown Overland Park. Come on inside, or call us when you arrive and we’ll deliver your order curbside!

    Day of the Dead

    Calling All [Hungry] Souls

    Enjoy our Dia de los Muertos Curbside Dinner
    Curbside Pick-up / Patio Dining / Inside Dining
    Fri. Oct 30   |  5:00 – 7:30 p.m.

    Day of the Dead (Dia De Los Muertos) is a beloved 2-day Mexican holiday that begins this Friday… which is coincidentally the same day as one of our Friday Curbside Dinner!  So you know where we’re going with this, right? Yup, we are killin’ it with a Mexican Street Taco Fiesta Curbside (or dine-in) Dinner.  As always, we’ll bring it to you with a smile… and we may or may not be dressed in costume. Feel free to join in. Just sayin…

    Click Here to place your order online, then head to Downtown Overland Park this Friday between 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.  Show us your Name or Order Number in the car window, pop your trunk and we’ll bring your  Mexican Street Taco Fiesta Curbside Dinner to  you. Or choose to dine with us at socially distant tables indoors. It’s your choice. We’ll have our full bar open, complete with Mexican Hot Chocolate and La Palomas!!   


    Mexican Street Tacos Kit
    Carne Asada (seasoned and grilled beef)
    12 Grilled Corn Tortillas
    Cotija Cheese, Fresh Cilantro & Limes

    Mexican Street Corn
    (grilled corn on the cob slathered with a creamy combination
    of sour cream, cilantro, lime and Mexican seasonings)

    Mexican Rice

    Tres Leches Cake
    (a Mexican favorite made with ‘three milks’)

    $60 / Fiesta for 4

    Mexican Hot Chocolate To-Go 
    (a delicious, not-too-sweet hot chocolate, richly flavored
    with cocoa and delicately seasoned with spices)
    4 servings in insulated coffee cups / $16

    ADD: Cocktails To Go – La Paloma
    (Mexico’s most beloved cocktail –  a quart of expertly mixed 
    grapefruit juice, tequila, sugar, salt and lime juice)
    serves 4 / $20

    Order Now!

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    Order Your Mexican Street Taco Fiesta Curbside Dinner and
    Get 15% Off Any Chef-Prepared Dishes!*

    You’re stopping by anyway, so why not pick up some more great food to stock up your freezer?!

    You must use promocode FRIDAYNIGHT when ordering online to get the 15% discount.
    (* small print: The discount excludes the Fiesta dinner. You have to order that to get the deal, silly!)

    See below for our full list of Chef-made Frozen Dishes.
    (This week’s additions?  Homestyle Chicken Soup, Coq Au Vin, Pork Tenderloin in Cognac Sauce, Tomato Cognac Soup, Chicken Provençal, Bread Pudding with Whisky Sauce and more.)

    Pre-order Thanksgiving Dinner!“Thanksgiving — a time when the people
    who are the most thankful ​​​​are sometimes the ones
     who didn’t have to cook.” 
     – Anonymous


    Pre-Order Your
    Thanksgiving Dinner!

    In this challenging year, our gratitude list includes the fact that we actually get to cook MORE here in our kitchens at The Culinary Center of Kansas City. While we still offer cooking classes and culinary teambuilding events (both onsite and virtual), our Curbside Dinner Events and Branded Frozen Meals are primarily what have allowed us to stay in play during this “not so tasty” time. We are also grateful for YOU for supporting this KC small business.

    So let our chefs do what they love, and let us prepare your Thanksgiving Dinner! Pre-order your Turkey Dinner and  pick it up a day or two before the big day. Since we put so much love in our dishes, we are only making a limited number of these dinners, so pre-order soon to reserve yours.

    Each meal serves 6 hungry pilgrims and comes with easy-peasy reheating instructions, as well as 6 creative Thanksgiving-themed place cards for your dining table and a fun activity designed just for your guests/family to enjoy around the table, because we feel pretty strongly that what happens around the table is pretty darn important. 

    We’ve even asked one of our favorite table-top design instructors, Larry Wheeler, to partner with us and make some creative Thanksgiving Table Centerpieces for pre-order as well. Just order yours and pick it up when you pick up your Turkey Dinner. How’s that for handy?  (You’re welcome!)

    When pre-ordering online, let us know (in the comment box at checkout) if you would like to pick-up on Tuesday, November 24th or Wednesday, November 25th, from 10am – 6pm. We’ll have it ready and bring it out to your car… or feel free to come on in our Kitchen Shop to pick it up. 

    Don’t be a big ole’ turkey and wait to place your order!

    The Complete Thanksgiving Dinner
    roasted turkey + the fixins + place cards + a fun dinner table activity

    Butter-Basted Herb Roasted 12 lb. Turkey  
    Traditional Herb Stuffing
     Roasted Brussels Sprouts With Bacon & Garlic
    Creamy Mashed Potatoes
    Brown Gravy
    Cranberry Sauce
    Soft Dinner Rolls & Creamery Butter
     ‘Kernels Of Gratitude’ Dinner Table Game
    6 Thanksgiving Themed Place Cards For Your Table

    $165 | dinner for 6

    Pre-Order Today

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     Mashed Sweet Potato & Pecan Casserole
    | $24.00
     Homemade Pumpkin Pie
    | $35.00
    Bottle Of Wine Perfectly Paired To A Thanksgiving Dinner  | $30.00
    Thanksgiving Table Centerpiece | Fresh Mixed Fall Floral | $49.9
    Okey Dokey Artichokey Dip | $14.95

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    Meet Your New Best Friend…

    A Charcuterie Board For Any Occasion

      …my wife and I just made dinner of the charcuterie tray, along with a bottle of Napa Valley Chardonnay. Excellent! I know you all are trying to find ways to generate income while business is slow, and this one works. I hope you get lots of orders. We occasionally have salami, cheese, olives and nuts as dinner on weekends, so this fit right in.  …really liked the spicy mustard! Can I buy more of that in the kitchen shop? The cheeseball was good too. I ate an entire dried fig for the first time.. oh, and since I was one of the first 25, I got the the truffles – yes!  Now, for another glass of wine….”    – Roger B.

        Each of these chef-prepared gems includes: hard salami, mortadella, a luscious little power-packed cheeseball rolled in toasted nuts, a perfectly sized layered torte made with fresh basil pesto, sun-dried tomato pesto, cream cheese and goat cheese, dried figs, olives, nuts, spicy beer mustard, assorted crackers, napkins, serviceware and wipes.   

        And here’s the real kicker… while your board will be refrigerated and ready to go when you pick it up, each board may also be frozen until ready to use. (What did she just say? Yup. Just pull this baby out of the freezer, let it thaw a bit and you’re ready to rock.) Add a bottle of perfectly paired wine (see our selections for purchase when you order your charcuterie board) or a KC Variety Six-Pack of locally crafted beers (ditto)… and the rest of the party is up to you! 
        Each charcuterie board serves 2-4.  
        $35 / charcuterie board

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          Chef Jill shows you some of the tasty treats that come in our picnics and charcuterie boards, and Chef Andrew points out some wine varietals that you might enjoy with it, along with a description of the wines and which foods they pair well with. >>>