Making my mind a promise my body can't keep. - Rod Songer, caption contest winner
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OPEN FOR SUNDAY SHOWS
Market Street Grill now extends its hours for many Honeywell Ford Theatre show nights. Call ahead at 260-563-7779 for more information and to verify the restaurant will be open for show nights.
CHILI RECIPE FEATURED IN NATIONAL BOOK
Wild Bill’s award winning chili recipe is available in a new book, Killer Chili Recipes from North America’s Favorite Restaurants ($16.95 plus tax). This book as well as the latest edition of Dining Secrets of Indiana ($9.95 plus tax), along with our gift certificates, are available for sale at the restaurant and make great gifts.
2007 Wabash Cannonball Chili Cook-Off winners.
6 strips bacon, diced in small pieces
1 oz. margarine
1/4 lg. head Iceberg lettuce, cut julienne-style
9 Tbs. all-purpose flour
12 oz. hot water
2 Tbs. chicken bouillon
1 lg. fresh tomato, diced in medium pieces
2 pinches ground nutmeg
1 pinch ground red pepper
8 oz. half & half cream
In heavy pan, over medium heat, cook bacon until lightly browned. DO NOT DRAIN FAT. Add margarine and heat until melted. Stir in lettuce and sautee 2 minutes. Add flour, stirring until well blended, and evenly cooked 2-3 minutes. Remove from heat. Stir in water, chicken base, tomatoes, nutmeg and red pepper. Heat to boiling. Reduce heat and gently boil 6 minutes, stirring occasionally. Add half & half cream, mixing well. Heat to simmering, stirring often. Serve hot. Garnish with croutons or bacon crumbles. Makes 4 servings. Enjoy!