White House Wednesdays

Recipes

October is here and its time to start thinking about Halloween! Here is a past presidential cookie recipe just in time for Halloween parties and gatherings for all to enjoy. This tasty cookie recipe came from White House Pastry Chef Bill Yosses for the Halloween cookies used in the trick or treat bags handed out… Read More


The state china of the Obama Administration has been unveiled! The eleven-piece place setting incorporates historic inspiration with a modern presentation, as, unlike most china, it’s not a matching set. The blue hue used on several of the pieces was named “Kailua Blue”, an acknowledgement to the President’s home state of Hawaii. The set begins… Read More


When thinking about alternatives to Turkey & Dressing next week, try one of President Obama’s favorites – his Chili recipe.  The Obama Family Chili Recipe Ingredients 1 large onion, chopped1 green pepper, choppedSeveral cloves of garlic, chopped1 tablespoon olive oil1 pound ground turkey or beef 1/4 teaspoon (each) of ground cumin, ground oregano, ground turmeric,… Read More


Recently on the Today Show, White House chef Sam Kass, executive director of the Let’s Move initiative, shares some nutritious dishes that kids are sure to love. Recipe: Egg and potato frittata Ingredients 1/4 oz butter 1 1/2 tsp vegetable oil 6 large eggs, beaten 1 cup cheddar cheese, grated 1 3/4 cups potatoes 2… Read More