Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY)

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Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/21/09 11:58 PM
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  We have enjoyed visiting the Claudia Sanders Dinner House in Shelbyville,KY for many years. This is the place the Colonel built for Mrs Sanders to run while he went on the road hawking his chicken franchises. Rebuilt about 10 years ago after a major fire it is a 'genteel' sort of place noted for it's Bluegrass Horse Farm area roots. In addition to the usual (but cooked 'correctly' ) 11 herb and spice recipe chicken they have a full menu that includes several Family Style AYCE dinners of chicken and/or livers with the famous 8 veggies served over and over. Things like Corn Pudding, Stewed Tomatoes, Mock Oysters (eggplant cassarole), Glazed Beets are part of those wonderful side dishes.
  On Sunday they also have a Buffet available as well as the normal dinner menu.  If you are ever in the area the CSDH is on US 60 about halfway between Franfort and Louisville. I recommend the place highly.
   We had a review by the Sterns on the restaurant list, but it seems to have not survived the transistion to the new format. We hope to have it back on the list soon.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sun, 02/22/09 12:24 AM
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Al, I've driven past Claudia Sanders' Dinner House a few times over the years, but I've never given serious consideration to eating there before. The place looks inviting, but the restaurant's association with the Colonel and KFC always turned me off; a sad case of "roadfood prejudice". Thanks to your recommendation and those of a few other roadfooders, though, I've seen the light, and plan to give the Dinner House a try in the near future.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sun, 02/22/09 3:38 AM
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Bob
  They do use the original recipe, but the Chicken comes out pretty fresh, and done the way it is supposed to be done. My favorite meal are the Livers. They are always excellent and when combined with those eight side-dish veggies, make a great lunch or dinner. They do a pretty good Hot Brown, and the Kentucky Ham is good too.
  This is not a Chicken Stand. It is a very nice restaurant..Cloth napkins and very comfortable furniture. A good place for "family Sunday Dinner"
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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sun, 02/22/09 8:21 AM
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Al, since you said that CSDH uses the original recipe, I assume that means the Kentucky Fried Chicken that I loved back in the '60s. If it is, then this place is a "must-eat". The food at KFC 40 years ago was great; the chicken, the gravy, and especially the cole slaw- I loved everything there. Once the Colonel sold out to John Y. Brown and his partners in the mid '60s, though, everything started changing for the worst. The KFC of today is a bad joke, plain and simple.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sun, 02/22/09 10:03 AM
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I ate there about a month ago and posted a thread with pictures in the Trip log.

LOVED the veggies, especially the creamed spinach and the mock oysters. The chicken was great too.

http://www.roadfood.com/Forums/Shelbyville-Kentucky-12409-m481771.aspx

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sun, 02/22/09 11:30 AM
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Aaron,

   Thanks for posting that link!
   My wife also loves the veggies. For her the Stewed Tomatoes and the Mock Oysters are the top of the list. For me the Beets and Corn Pudding make the top. About the only thing I pass on is the mashed potato. Since they use a Milk-Gravy instead of a 'Chicken-Gravy', I don't mess with the potato. I do like to dip my chicken livers in a cup of the gravy though.

  I was introduced to "White Chili" at this place as well. It is delicious as a warming appetizer! Think of a cup of White Bean Soup with chicken bits and some seasoning that is mainly black pepper and you have the general idea of what "White Chili" roots are based.
  We also enjoyed a good piece of Apple Pie covered with a warm Rum Sauce after our dinner last week.

   We are meeting The "Ayersians", Chris and Amy, there next Sunday for an afternoon dinner there. it should prove to be a fine Sunday meeting!

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sun, 02/22/09 11:39 AM
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Al introduced me to this place several years ago and I have visited several times since then.  I have never been dissapointed.  Thanks Al as it is beautiful place and the food is very good.
 
Paul E. Smith
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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sun, 02/22/09 12:37 PM
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Sounds like a pretty terrific restaurant, Al. I love chicken livers. In Dallas, there're only available, frozen. The markets stopped selling them fresh about 4-5 years ago.
And, unlike Claudia Sander's, they are near impossible to find on restaurant menu's in Dallas.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Mon, 02/23/09 10:54 AM
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Boy, do I have egg on my face! It's obvious from all these posts that I very unfairly judged Claudia Sanders' place based only on her surname. Fellow roadfooders, I humbly acknowledge my flawed reasoning ( and hang my head in shame! ) I've got to get down to Shelbyville sometime soon and see just what I've been missing out on.         

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Mon, 02/23/09 12:01 PM
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Based on your review, I ate ate there about five years ago and enjoyed the place, especially the vegetables.  Glad to hear that it is still good.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Mon, 02/23/09 12:10 PM
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Bob,
   There are those who automatically turn thumbs down on any form of KFC. Different strokes for different folks is a good watchword here. I don't buy KFC at 99% of the stands selling it anymore, either. I do recall how good it was 30 yers ago though...maybe my taste buds were different, or maybe it changed in the store...Who Knows. I won't badmouth Gov. John Y. Brown, as he is the guy who signed my commission and awarded me the title of Kentucky Colonel back in 1982. (BTW that is the same organization to which Harland Sanders belonged, and the source of his title of "Colonel"!)
 
The restaurant does serve chicken prepared in the same recipe, but It seems to have preserved the quality we noted from 'long-past' memories of Good KFC!!
    An AYCE Chicken & Livers dinner gets you a couple of pieces of chicken and a dozen large livers, with the reorders available ASAP...plus the eight veggies served family style until you cry "Uncle"!

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Mon, 02/23/09 12:28 PM
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How's the gravy? That seemed to be one thing the old Colonel was real fussy about....

Real spuds?

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Mon, 02/23/09 1:37 PM
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Lou
  For some reason The Dinner House uses a 'Milk Gravy' nothing like the stuff at KFC. I don't know if it is/was "Colonel Approved"?? It is ok for dipping the Livers, but it disappears on the Mashed Potatoes!!  I would prefer a decent 'Chicken gravy'...or maybe the stuff served with the Popeyes chicken ()
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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Mon, 02/23/09 2:13 PM
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mayor al

I won't badmouth Gov. John Y. Brown, as he is the guy who signed my commission and awarded me the title of Kentucky Colonel back in 1982. (BTW that is the same organization to which Harland Sanders belonged, and the source of his title of "Colonel"!)
 



Are you saying that you would like your title changed from Mayor Al to Colonel Al?

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Mon, 02/23/09 2:38 PM
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I'm trying imagine Colonel Al in an all white suit!

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Mon, 02/23/09 4:08 PM
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BB
  Sort of an image of a "Tall Boss Hog" from the Dukes TV show......   

But to be serious for a minute-
  The Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels has thousnds of appointed member around the world. It is a valid charitable organization that does a huge amount of work here in Kentucky and surrounding areas. I do an annual donation to maintain my membership...and do have some items labeled with the title here at 'The Orchard'.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Mon, 02/23/09 6:09 PM
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As I've said on other threads in the past, I'm pretty sure that the fried chicken recipe used at Claudia Sanders Dinner House is the same one that Duncan Hines consumed when he first encountered Harlan Sanders' restaurant in Corbin, Kentucky in 1939.  It was the inclusion of the Sanders Court and Cafe in Hines' 1939 edition of "Adventures in Good Eating" that put Harlan Sanders on the map, because in that day if Duncan Hines mentioned a restaurant in his restaurant guidebook, it almost always meant an additional $50,000 (in 1939 dollars).  I also believe that many of the other dishes that are now served at Claudia Sanders Dinner House were also first served at Sanders' Court and Cafe.


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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Mon, 02/23/09 7:14 PM
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mayor al

I won't badmouth Gov. John Y. Brown, as he is the guy who signed my commission and awarded me the title of Kentucky Colonel back in 1982.


John Y. didn't directly ruin KFC.  He did, however, indirectly have a hand in its degradation of quality.  He sold KFC to Hublein.  From there, it was downhill all the way.

BTW, The Colonel sued John Y because he thought he'd been taken advantage of in their original agreement.  As it turned out, John Y had compensated the Colonel well beyond the contractual requirement, so the lawsuit went nowhere.  Apparently, the Colonel became bitter when Brown built it into a global giant.



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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Mon, 02/23/09 7:38 PM
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There has been an interesting mix of politics and the Fast Food industry in Kentucky.  Mrs Sanders (after the Colonel's demise) was a very strong personality in the social/charity world in this area. KFC poured millions into the Kentucky Center for the Arts and other worthwhile cultural activities. Whenever Mrs Sanders made an appearance at Social gatherings her entrance would like 'Royalty' had just appeared. She would be escorted by several Security people and her Limo was accompanied by two Motorcycle cops whereever she went.
  John Y was noted as a real Up and Comer in the early 1980's.  He ran into a brick wall after it was made public that he had lost over one million dollars in a single night in Las Vegas. The fact that it was his personal money made no difference to many of the folks in Kentucky, who seemed to think he was playing on their funds. His move to become a Vice-Presidential candidate in 1984 simply disappeared. I have noted that his son John Y 3 or 4(?) has run for state office in the last couple of elections. I don't know if he won or not.

  The Sanders sold KFC in 1964. The Dinner House in Shelbyville operates using her name, but has no connection other than use of the recipe, to the YUM Corporation.
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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Mon, 02/23/09 9:03 PM
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mayor al


I have noted that his son John Y 3 or 4(?) has run for state office in the last couple of elections. I don't know if he won or not.



John Y III was Secy of State from 1996 to 2004, and ran for Lt. Governor and got beat in the primary.


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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Mon, 02/23/09 9:41 PM
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Mayor Al and Louis, this information is fascinating, and I sure wish that I'd known this stuff when I was last in Shelbyville a few years ago. I know now that I cheated myself out of a fine meal. Remember that saying "when you assume, you make an a** out of you and me"? Well, I am now the self-appointed poster child for that bit of wisdom.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Tue, 02/24/09 5:15 PM
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Thanks Jman,  I recall seeing some election commercials for John Y 3 on TV,  but didn't follow up on what happened to him (I live on the Indiana side of the River)!

Bob(NC), whenever you pass thru this area take the time to try CSDH. Note, It is closed on Mondays.
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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Fri, 02/27/09 4:47 PM
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Well, We are now up to 6(six) for dinner Sunday afternoon at Claudia Sanders. TTM and his Louisville Friend will be joining us. If the weather clears out in time.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Fri, 02/27/09 4:57 PM
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Not to denigrate CSDH (it's been quite a few years since we've been there -- it was before the fire -- but we enjoyed it when we did), but just as a point of information from someone who obviously knows Shelbyville well:  how is the dining room at the Science Hill Inn?  I haven't been there in probably 45 years or more (since I was a child).  I came across a good review of it online that appeared in the Courier-Journal last spring.  Have you been there?

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Fri, 02/27/09 5:04 PM
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Boy, am I jealous.An elegant place that serves the Colonels chicken as I remember it, and chicken livers!!!No place around here like that.I need to move south...

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Fri, 02/27/09 5:07 PM
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I, too, have read nice things about the Science Hill Inn, but have not tried it personally.  I will put it on the list of places to try to get to in the coming year!

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 9:04 AM
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Is Roadfood having a dinner at Claudia Sanders on Sunday, or is it a private gathering?

Andrea

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 12:17 PM
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Andrea,
  A bunch of folks who happen to be in the Louisville area this weekend decided to get together for a Sunday dinner. This not an 'official' RF event, but I think everyone is in the RF group (or related somehow!).  You are certainly welcome to join us. I would love to meet you in person!! Ayersian (the two of them), Travelin' Man and a friend, and Janet and I will be at CSDH at 1PM. Let me know if you decide to attend and I will add your number to the total for a table.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 12:30 PM
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My RoadFood friends , I had the good fortune of finding the recipe for the " Mock Oysters Casserole " that is served at Claudia Sander's ... Enjoy ! :

http://www.recipezaar.com/Mock-OystersEggplant-Casserole-277744

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 12:47 PM
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Thank You, Susan. we hope to have a "Multi-Member" taste report and photos in about 24 hours !!

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 2:40 PM
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Al, assuming I can convince my car to make another lenghty trip so soon, do you think you could put you could put up with my presence at CSDH tomorrow?

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 4:02 PM
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NC
  I am sure there will be room at the restaurant. The timing may affect you a bit, as I know that some of these folks will be airport-bound shortly after dinner. We'll be happy to see you again if you want to make the ride for an hour or so of dinner conversation. Remember Louisville is on Eastern Time.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 6:09 PM
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Sorry that I have been a little out of communication this week - S-W-A-M-P-E-D with work (always a challenge when heading out of town for a couple of days).  I also managed a trip to south Florida on Wednesday for basketball and barbecue - but, that really only added to the amount of work that I had to complete before departure.

I am REALLY looking forward to tomorrow afternoon, despite not answering emails from Chris and Amy this week (among others).  I have an early evening departure scheduled for SDF tomorrow night, so I will have some dawdle time available after Claudia Sanders, but not much.

Can't wait to see you guys tomorrow.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 6:40 PM
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Al, thanks for including me. I love Kentucky ( my mom's home state ), and I'm always looking for a good excuse to head down that way, even for a short visit. After reading all these posts about Claudia Sanders' place, I'm really eager to see what I've been missing out on. Also, I'm always happy to have the opportunity to share a meal with fellow roadfooders.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 7:25 PM
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Bob (and Andrea if you read this in time).
   This is about as casual a get-together as can happen. A Bunch of folks will meet AND eat ! No Agenda, No "Door-Prizes"...Plenty of cameras and good conversation. Since Louisville (U of L) is playing while we eat, and Kentucky Lost to LSU today, the folks who usually head to CSDH as part of a BBall day, will probably not be there !
 Look for my Big Red Ford Supercrew with the Scotties looking out the window searching for TTM!!

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 7:46 PM
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Al, do you ( or anyone else ) know if the Ollie's Trolley south of downtown Louisville is still in business? If it is, is it open on Sunday? I haven't had an Ollieburger since the days of Lums, and I'd love to "renew the friendship". 

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 8:28 PM
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It is definitely still in business. I am not sure about Sunday Hours.  (PHOTO BY  TJ JACKSON..All royalties should be sent to him- in cash!!) 
 

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 9:12 PM
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Thanks, Al. I love the photo - sure brings back some memories.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 9:23 PM
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I did a little Google-ing and found out that Ollie's Trolley is closed on weekends. In the immortal words of Herman Munster, darn, darn, darn!!

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sat, 02/28/09 11:17 PM
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Nocarolina, you won't be happy until you go down to Claudia Sanders Dinner House to see what you've been missing, so come on down.  Besides, you need to get that photograph of the Bon Ton Mini Mart that you missed taking the other day!

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sun, 03/1/09 10:41 AM
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We are getting ready for a fun day. Janet and I, minus the dogs (it is quite cold here), will be on our way in about an hour. The Scotties want to go, but leaving them in the cold truck for a couple of hours is not a good thing to do. They will be on guard here in the warm house, waiting for some Chicken-Liver treats !

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sun, 03/1/09 11:55 AM
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mayor al


Sort of an image of a "Tall Boss Hog" from the Dukes TV show...... 

No, I think of Sheriff Buford T. Justice (of "Smokey and The Bandit," uniformed or white-suited!

annpeeples


Boy, am I jealous.An elegant place that serves the Colonels chicken as I remember it, and chicken livers!!!No place around here like that.I need to move south...

I've been saying that for months!


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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Sun, 03/1/09 5:52 PM
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A quick note-  The meet-up went very well. In addition to Janet and I, Chris and Amy, TTM and his buddy Dave, we were joined by Bob (NC) who drove all the way down here frim Chicago to brighten our day!
   Lots of good humor and exchanging RF stories thru the meal. Many good comments about the Veggies and Soups, and the Chicken as well. Amy was able to get her "Hot Brown" and managed to eat about half of it with Chris's help!

  The other guys will post the photos here, but let me say we have ANOTHER Classic TTM Photo to share. Tune in shortly for a real winner!

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Tue, 03/3/09 12:02 PM
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Please excuse our delay at getting the photo report of this get-together posted. Both the RF Photgraphers were delayed in their trips home due to the Snow that swept thru the South and East area.
  We are glad to hear they all made it home safely, and will now look forward to their reports on this and other RF Adventures!

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Tue, 03/3/09 5:49 PM
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For those of you who had fried chicken and can remember what real KFC tasted like back in the 50's and 60's  - was there any similarity in taste ? 
 
I may be down there this spring and would like to try a meal there especially the fried chicken and was curious about how close it was to KFC of 40 years ago - not modern day Kentucky FRAUD Chicken.
 
Is it casual dress there ?

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Tue, 03/3/09 6:35 PM
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It's been about 35 years, Zeke, since I had some really good Kentucky Fried Chicken from the chain.  But as I remember it, the taste was far more intense than it is today.

The KFC taste then is somewhat like it is today in very general terms, but today's version is nothing like it was in the 1960s.  That stuff packed a wallop on the tongue.

Claudia Sanders does not serve the pressure-cooked version of the recipe; it serves instead the skillet-fried version, which is an older recipe that goes back at least to 1939.


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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Tue, 03/3/09 6:47 PM
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Zeke,
  I used to enjoy KFC (back in the 1960's) in SoCal, and the Gino's franchise version in the 70's in NY and NJ. I really don't know if it was a change in the chicken and the recipe, or in my taste-buds... but the CSDH chicken reminds me of the 'old-days'. IMHO that is much better than the current version of KFC.

About 'Dress'- There was a real cross section in attendance Sunday afternoon. Lots of Senior Citizens in their Church clothing enjoying dinner after whatever their services were...and many families in much more casual dress. Since the weather was Sunny but quite cold, we didn't see any shorts and tee shirts, but we have during the Summoer months.
If our photo-reporters post some group shots, you'll get a better idea of the 'Fashion Plate' the RF group has become.
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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Tue, 03/3/09 6:48 PM
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Sounds good to me,Louis. I personally think it is the size of the chicken....Claudias probably serves the original, which was a skilllet fried version-only then did they use a pressure cooker...beg to disagree!

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Tue, 03/3/09 8:18 PM
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Here TTM Proves he can out "PIE" his friend Buffetbuster when it comes to dessert selection after a fine RF Meal.
 
He asked if the Pie was an AYCE Dessert, and our Server replied that it was-  So here is TTM with his dessert choice(s). I think this is a Roadfood Classic that may be used in evidence at a later time!!  Match That, BB!!!!
 
 
  
 
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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Tue, 03/3/09 8:29 PM
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You'll note that the other guy in the second photo is reaching for the cookies on the table.  I assure you that if he had reached for one of the slices of pie, he would have lost a hand.

Unfortunately, I was not able to defend both the cookies AND the pie, so one cookie was sacrificed to another patron.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Tue, 03/3/09 11:38 PM
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Ann, I stand to be corrected anytime, but as I think back on my now distant research on the subject, I seem to recall something about the use of the pressure cooker beginning roughly around 1950-52--about the time the Colonel was preparing to franchise his recipe, one restaurant at a time.  There's probably a comment on a thread somewhere on this site that might give a more definitive history of the use of the pressure cooker.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Wed, 03/4/09 8:36 AM
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Al & TTM-
Just maybe the single best Roadfood photo I have seen yet!   Well done guys!  I am truly not worthy.

 
Inquiring minds need to know.....  Just how many pieces of pie did TTM eat?

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Wed, 03/4/09 10:03 AM
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buffetbuster

Inquiring minds need to know.....  Just how many pieces of pie did TTM eat?


Perhaps this will do a better job of explaining than I ever could.

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Wed, 03/4/09 10:15 AM
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TTM can rationalize his eating habits with celeb-video, but you (BB) may want to ask about his taking one 'taste-bite' out of each piece of pie on the table ?? Or maybe he won't tell!!!
Meantime Amy Took delivery of her HOT BROWN. Chris got some good photos of the contents, but here is the unopened "sandwich"

  
 
And here is Chris examining his Chicken as he enjoys it. More photos to follow as they catch up on a busy weekend of RF pleasures!
 

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Re:Claudia Sander's Dinner House (Shelbyville,KY) - Thu, 03/5/09 3:16 PM
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See Ayersians Cincinnati Weekend Report on the Trip Reports about the rest of this weekend adventure. I am locking this thread to move the focus to the Trip Report.
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