Starlight. Live music. Friends. Good country cooking.
For an unforgettable evening, step away from the crowd and head to Bear Creek Farms for Dinner at the Barn. Each dinner features locally-grown, seasonal foods combined in unique menus by local cooks. Each four course meal is served family-style at our farm tables, outdoors if it’s nice, inside if the weather’s uncooperative. Live music and games will round out the evening, so come ready to sit a spell!
Make reservations any time by calling us at 417-501-5244 – There are no more dinners scheduled for 2018, however if you are interested in hosting a private dinner, please contact us!
Cranberry Sauce from Bear Creek Farms
From the November 11, 2018 Dinner at the Barn
2 c. cranberries
1 orange – juice and zest
1/4 c. port
1 c. sugar
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 tablespoon cornstarch
Combine cranberries, orange juice, orange zest, port, sugar and cinnamon in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil, reduce heat and simmer until cranberries are tender and pop; stir occasionally. In a small cup make a slurry with cornstarch and 1 tablespoon of water. Whisk the slurry into the cranberry mixture until sauce thickens.