Good Company 7-27 Open Featuring The Publik House's Smoked Tomato Bisque

By WEEK Creative Services

July 27, 2011 Updated Aug 1, 2011 at 3:41 PM CDT

Lisa McClellan is in for Gretchen and she and Mark take a look at the Wednesday menu.
Plus, check out some summer meals from Publik House that will fill you up but won't weigh you down.

Publik House's Smoked Tomato Bisque Recipe:

Ingredients for Smoked Tomato Bisque:

2.5 # tomatoes
.5 med yellow onion, diced
1 ribs celery
1 carrots
2 cloves garlic, chopped
1 chunks parmesan 1” each
.5 c basmati rice
3.5 c veg stock

Smoke the tomatoes with apple wood for 20 min. Sweat the other veg until translucent. Add rice and cook for 2 min. Add tomatoes and veg stock. Simmer for 20 min. Puree in the blender and pass through fine mesh strainer.

Tomato-mozzarella garnish:

1 pint cherry tomatoes, roasted at 250˚ for 2 hours
.5 c fresh mozzarella, shredded
.25 c basil, chopped
1 T extra virgin olive oil
1 T lemon juice

Toss all ingredients together and season with salt & pepper.