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Blue Moose plans a 4-course menu paired with ciders from Austin Eastciders

Menu will feature dishes created by Blue Moose Executive Chef Ryan Sneed exclusively for the dinner

LENEXA, Kan. (June 27, 2018) – Blue Moose Executive Chef Ryan Sneed has created a four-course menu of all unique dishes not found on the restaurant’s regular dinner menu for a collaboration dinner with Austin Eastciders on Wednesday, July 11 at 6 p.m. Each course will pair with a cider from Austin Eastciders, a brewery based in Austin, Texas. A cider expert will be at the dinner to share profile and tasting notes for each coursed cider.


The dinner will be held at Blue Moose’s Lenexa location at 10064 Woodland Drive. Tickets are $30 and are exclusive of tax and gratuity. Reservations can be made by calling the restaurant at 913-213-6950. 


Austin Eastciders Collaboration Dinner menu:



Heirloom Tomato & Watermelon Quilt– toasted coriander and black tea; local IPA honey

Cider Pairing: Austin Eastciders “Hopped Cider”



Oil-Poached Gulf Shrimp – jalapeno, grapefruit & sea salt remoulade with a citrus & fennel slaw

Cider Pairing: Austin Eastciders “Ruby Red Grapefruit Cider”



Kansas Berkshire Porchetta– apple-bacon demi glace with an apple & morel mushroom timbale

Cider Pairing: Austin Eastciders “Original Dry Cider”



Local Honey & Lavender Crème Brulee– brown sugar caramelized apple

Cider Pairing: Austin Eastciders “Honey Bee Mine Texas Honey Cider


About Blue Moose

For over 15 years, the Blue Moose brand has endeavored to be the finest upscale-casual restaurant in the neighborhood. We remain dedicated to providing a friendly staff who serves hand-crafted cocktails and delicious fare from our scratch menus. We take pride in providing an atmosphere where our guests feel comfortable, worry-free and at home when visiting. Blue Moose is the perfect place to meet friends and family in the neighborhood. Happy Hour Monday through Friday from 4 to 6pm with food and drink specials. We offer weekly Sunday brunch with a beautiful and tasty buffet, opening at 10am. All day Tuesdays we feature 10 bottles of wine for $10 each. Don’t miss our thirsty Thursday special - $2 and $2.50 beers! Private Rooms for events are available at all locations. Blue Moose is managed and owned by KC Hopps, Ltd., and a group of local investors.