National Dessert Month

October 9, 2012 1:18:55 PM PDT
October is set aside as National Dessert Month. What better time than now to use fall seasonal fruits and vegetables to make a sweet treat. Sarah Jordan with the BOKA Restaurant group shows us her favorites this season. and

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Sarah Jordan grew up in Dublin, Ireland. Her love of food stems from baking with her Grandmother, cooking for her family with her Grandfather and weekly trips to the Smithfield farmers markets with her parents. She has worked in the restaurant industry for over ten years. Upon moving to the America over seven years ago, Sarah made the transition into pastry. She has had the pleasure of working at restaurants in Austin Tx, such as FINO, Olivia and Jeffreys.

Upon moving to Chicago , Sarah spent time working at Blackbird. She joined the BOKA restaurant group in August, she is the pastry chef of BOKA and designs the menu for GT Fish & Oyster. Her approach to food is to keep flavors simple but with a savory aspect while presenting food in a modern way.