Edible Omaha

Contents Summer 2015

DEPARTMENTS FOOD FOR THOUGHT EDIBLE EVENTS SPILLING THE BEANS Boutique Bakery Dreams Up Inspired Desserts A Balancing Act Nonprofit Coffee Shop Fosters Creativity Homemade Ice Cream IN SEASON EDIBLE READS   Kids in the Kitchen EAT LOCAL GUIDE Inclusion by Invitation Only FARMERS MARKETS THE LAST BITE Mural Inspires Hope ADVERTISER DIRECTORY FEATURES Corn Smut, A Letter … Read moreContents Summer 2015

Corn Smut

A Letter of Recommendation By Abigael Birrell   Funky, rich and captivating. As a professional chef, it’s not every day that a flavor catches me so off-guard. From my first taste of the ignominiously named corn smut, I was smitten. Like many Americans, my first exposure to this fascinating fungus was on a trip to … Read moreCorn Smut

The Pilgrimer

Nonprofit Coffee Shop Fosters Creativity Lincoln’s newest gathering space, the Pilgrimer, located at 228 North 12th Street, opened in October 2014. Founders Ben Harms and Quinn Small dreamed of a space to support Lincoln’s players, makers and doers. Ben was inspired by the community spaces he’d experienced while living in Seattle. After returning to Lincoln, … Read moreThe Pilgrimer