Kansas Blog http://www.travelks.com/blog/ Tag - kansas recipes Sat, 30 Aug 2014 18:20:38 GMT Succulent Steaks at Samy’s in Garden City http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/6/Succulent-Steaks-at-Samy-s-in-Garden-City/476/ Photo credit: Samy's Spirits &amp; SteakhouseThis month we’re featuring three recipes from Samy’s Spirits &amp; Steakhouse in the Clarion Inn and Conference Center. The Garden City restaurant specializes in Certified Angus Beef, and all steaks are hand-cut in house. Samy’s also offers an extensive wine list and serves such international dishes as hummus, korma, lasagna and enchiladas.Try the delicious entrée and two side dishes below, then visit Samy’s for breakfast, lunch, dinner or Sunday brunch.&nbsp; Fri, 06 May 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/6/Succulent-Steaks-at-Samy-s-in-Garden-City/476/ Remembering Norma – and Her Luscious Coconut Creme Pie http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/8/Remembering-Norma-and-Her-Luscious-Coconut-Creme-Pie/380/ <img src='http://www.travelks.com/includes/content/images/media/coconut-creme-pie.jpeg'/><br/> Fondly known as “America’s Pie Queen,” 90-year-old Norma Grubb died in Topeka on March 28. For years Grubb worked at the Sommerset Hall Café in Dover, where a wedge of her signature coconut creme pie was named “America’s Best Slice” by ABC’s “Good Morning America” in 2008. Fri, 08 Apr 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/8/Remembering-Norma-and-Her-Luscious-Coconut-Creme-Pie/380/ Favorite Kansas Recipes: Fresh Strawberry Pie http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/4/Favorite-Kansas-Recipes-Fresh-Strawberry-Pie-/217/ This month’s recipe comes the Hays House 1857 Restaurant &amp; Tavern in Council Grove, in the east-central part of the state. The oldest continuously operating restaurant west of the Mississippi ... Fri, 04 Mar 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/4/Favorite-Kansas-Recipes-Fresh-Strawberry-Pie-/217/ Favorite Kansas Recipes: Sunflower Cookies http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/4/Favorite-Kansas-Recipes-Sunflower-Cookies-/76/ To give you a taste of the fruits, vegetables, grains, meats and more Kansas is famous for – as well as the yummy dishes prepared with those wholesome ingredients – we’ll share a Kansas-based recipe here once a month.For example, the recipe below reflects all that is tasty about our “Sunflower State.” Did you know that the city of Goodland is the “Sunflower Capital of the World”? Take a drive along I-70 in western Kansas in late August and you’ll see why.We invite you to bake up a batch of these Sunflower Cookies, then tell us what you think. Or send us your favorite recipes. We’re cooking in Kansas! Fri, 04 Feb 2011 07:00:00 GMT http://www.travelks.com/blog/post/2011/4/Favorite-Kansas-Recipes-Sunflower-Cookies-/76/