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Lunch Counter 2.0 | 'sipp Sourced with Chef Nick Wallace

Thursday, July 20, 2017 to Saturday, July 22, 2017

Lunch 11 AM – 2 PM; dinner Third Thursday night, 5:30 PM until

This month, Chef Nick Wallace reclaims the symbolism of the 1960s Southern lunch counter and honors the courage of homegrown activists, like Mississippian Dorie Ladner (Ladner was arrested while fighting to integrate the Woolworth's lunch counter in Jackson in 1963). Lunch Counter 2.0 reimagines short-order diner classics with a modern twist and a side helping of history, and invites diners of all backgrounds to share a common table.

Learn more about activist Dorie Ladner on Third Thursday during Museum After Hours | Uncommon Spirit.

Each month, for a limited time, Culinary Curator and Executive Chef Nick Wallace of the Mississippi Museum of Art creates a three-day pop up menu highlighting product from Mississippi purveyors. These menus are inspired by seasonal ingredients and rooted in Mississippi artistic and culinary stories and traditions ‘sipp Sourced is sponsored by Capital City Beverages.


MENU:

Peach Salad, baby kale, roasted pecans, crispy chicken skin, goat cheese, heirloom grape tomatoes, roasted peaches, sunflower seeds, chipotle-honey dressing $12

Black and White Burger, black tea infused black bean burger, blue cheese, Mayo, black kale, heirloom tomatoes, grilled onions, brown mustard, brioche bun, crispy fries $13

Smoked Salmon Dip, onion bread chips, olives, sliced tomatoes, avocado, kale, blueberries $11

Shrimp and Grits, creamy Brie rice grits, gulf shrimp, smoked Gouda cream sauce, mushrooms, tomatoes, peppers, fresh herbs, Spinach, hot sauce $15

Wedge Salad, Pork Jowl bacon, summer berries, grilled onions, heirloom grape tomatoes, pickled cucs, Gorgonzola dressing $13

Sunset Burger, sunny egg, local beef burger, heirloom tomatoes, cheddar cheese, onions, pickles, Mayo, brioche bun, crispy fries $14

Grilled Watermelon, pickled beets, arugula, walnuts, orange segments, lemon dressing, feta cheese $12

Rotisserie Chicken, half chicken, whipped rooster potatoes, sautéed summer vegetables, pan sauce, yeast rolls $15

French Dip, thinly sliced Smoked beef, Cuban bread, horseradish spread, Swiss cheese, pan jus, crispy fries $14

Turkey Pot Pie, summer vegetables, field peas, hominy tomato cream, smoked cheddar, pecorino cheese, black and white rice, buttery crust $13

Granny Chicken Noodle Soup or Vegetable Noodle Soup $6 bowl/$4 cup

Ala Carte Sides
Mac and Cheese, Whipped Rooster Potatoes, wet fries with gravy, sautéed summer vegetables, Cole slaw, yeast rolls with butter $3 each

Dessert
Peanut Butter Milkshake $6
(Adult Shake Makers Mark add-on $2)

Lemon and White Chocolate Bread Pudding $5