Chef Walter Miller Cooks For WTAP @ 5

Chef Walter Miller, the Director of Dining Services at Chartwells Dining Service at Marietta College joined Allison Rhea on WTAP @ 5 to prepare a simple fall recipe.

The Perfect Fall Salad
Yield 4 servings
Walter Miller CCC

2 Bosc Pears
¼ granulated sugar
2 cups assorted mixed salad greens
¼ glazed pecans
Goat cheese Croutons
¼ Dried Cranberries
½ cup favorite Vinaigrette

1. Wash and cut pears in halves.
2. Sprinkle with Sugar and bake in 400 degree oven, cut side down, until golden and fork tender. Remove from oven, chill and slice.
3. On Chilled Salad Plates, place a handful of fresh washed greens in center.
4. Top greens with roasted pear, sprinkle with pecans, cranberries and goat cheese croutons.
5. Drizzle with your favorite vinaigrette.

* Goes great with some homemade bread and a hot bowl of soup.


Smashed Sweet Potato Duet
Yield 4 servings
Walter Miller CCC

2 large Sweet Potatoes, peeled and large diced
1 large russet potato, peeled and large diced
2 tablespoons of butter
¼ cup heavy Cream
¼ brown Sugar

1. Simmer potatoes in salted water for approximately 20 minutes or until tender.
2. Drain water and return to heat for 2 minutes until dry.
3. Smash potatoes with cream, butter and sugar until creamy
4. Season with salt and pepper.


Sautéed Pork Normandy
Granny Smith Apples and Cider Beurre Blanc
Yield 4 servings
Walter Miller CCC

For Pork:
8-2 ounce Center Cut pork Tenderloin Filets
Salt and Pepper to taste
3 tbsp. Olive Oil
1 cup Sliced Granny Smith Apples
1 shallot, Diced
1 tsp. Dijon Mustard
½ c. Apple Cider
¼ c. heavy cream
¼ c. whole butter
1 tsp. fresh chopped thyme

1. Heat non stick skillet over medium heat. Salt and Pepper tenderloin.
2. Add olive oil to skillet; add filets, service side down first. Cook approx ½ minutes, Flip Remove from skillet to let rest.
3. Drain excess oil from skillet. Add shallots and apples, sauté until golden brown. Remove skillet from heat and add cider and cream.
4. Reduce heat to low, add butter while constantly stirring.
5. Serve under filets on plate.
6. Serve with your favorite Fall vegetables.

• This recipe works well with chicken.
• Enjoy the fall weather.

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