Seasonality at The Appalachian Restaurant: One of Pigeon Forge’s Best Farm to Fork Dining Experiences…

Take your seat and experience the seasonality of produce in The Appalachian’s dining room. They present an array of the seasons’ best fruits and vegetables grown locally for your palate to enjoy at their Pigeon Forge, Tennessee restaurant. 

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This Summer, they featured the area’s tastiest fruits (strawberries, blueberries, peaches, and tomatoes) as part of their ever-changing menu. The Appalachian also carefully selects in-season vegetables to pair with those sweet, homegrown flavors. Here are a few of the dishes they used them in:

  • The Appalachian created a strawberry gastrique to accompany the herbed goat cheese on their list of Appetizers.
  • They included peaches and Smoked Tomato Broth in a combination of slab bacon, Appalachian Blue Barley, and grilled corn over their Cheshire Bone-In Pork Chop main.
  • Nectarines complemented the flavors of our Rainbow Trout, alongside local greens, pickled ramps, and spiced pecans.
  • Fresh peaches were baked into and dressed over our peach cobbler make it hard for anyone to pass up on their Dessert Menu.
  • The Confit Pork Belly featured pickled berries, mixed greens, and balsamic reduction.
  • Summer Squash made an appearance on the menu paired with herb gnocchi, carrot puree, spinach, gremolata, and quail egg over the Wood-Grilled Chicken.
  • The Appalachian’s Butterbean Hummus includes fresh, raw vegetables such as radishes, carrots, bell peppers, and broccoli. *Customer Favorite*
  • A newer addition to the Appetizers is the delicious Zavel’s Fried Okra

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This Fall, you can expect to see a few changes to The Appalachian’s menu as more fruits and vegetables enter their peak seasons, such as mushrooms, pumpkin, sweet potatoes, grapes, cranberries, cauliflower, potatoes, and pears. Don’t miss out on this extraordinary culinary dining experience while vacationing in Pigeon Forge and the surrounding area! Check out available reservation times here

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