A Taste of the Past

History Center
522 Columbia Street, Lafayette, IN 47901
  • Presented By: History Center
  • Dates: 6/21/2024, 7/27/2024, 8/9/2024
  • Time: 6:00 PM
  • Price: $60.00 per person (16+)
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A Taste of the Past: From the Archives with renowned Chef Lauren Reed

Experience foods created from recipes and cook books in the TCHA archives, including those of Lafayette’s founding families!


  • Sparkling cranberry punch
  • Homemade yeast rolls with honey butter
  • Ayres’ Tea Room chicken velvet soup
  • Potato ham croquettes, purple grits
  • Steak au poivre with local fresh greens, bacon green beans
  • Lemon verbena pound cake with raspberry sauce

Program: View the cookbooks that these recipes originated from, as well as other beloved local cookbooks that will be emerging from the archives just for this event!

Reserve your seat today by calling 765-476-8411 ext. 1

Tickets are $60.00 per person (open to attendees ages 16 and up)