Houston is chili, potatoes, and Mexican chocolate while Indianapolis is corn, tomato and pork country. Bring these cuisines together to celebrate both the Men’s (M) and Women’s Final Four games this weekend.
(M) Pork Chili with Tomatoes – from the Cosmos Cafe in Houston. We had this for dinner last night and found it to be light and tasty… step by step post coming soon!
(M) Woolworths Frito Pie – Lunch counter version of the portable favorite… buy Fritos in individual bags and have party guest build the pie in the bag for a tailgate feel.
(M) Texas Beef Council Side Dishes – +20 salad and potato suggestions straight from the cow.
Indiana Corn Casserole – Baked corn and veggie goodness.
Indiana Corn Chowder – Creamy bacon goodness with plenty of veggies and potatoes.
Traditional Indiana Persimmon Pudding – baked dish in the British style of “pudding.”
(M) Mascarpone-Nut Flautas with Mexican Chocolate Sauce – Part of the TexasCooking.com collection of Tortilla Dessert recipes.
Ivy House Indiana Sugar Cream Pie – the sugar cookie of pies.
Popcorn – Orville Redenbacher is from Indiana 🙂
(M) Houston, Texas
Houston Gallery of Photos – Four sets covering historic, sporting and other cultural sites.
City of Houston – Official town home page photo gallery
Surf through these sites to get ideas of what is planned for people attending and add some local customs to your festivities.
Men’s Final Four
Women’s Final Four