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Cooking with a Gettysburg Chef – Andy Ernst of the 1863 Restaurant

By Donna White – I had the opportunity to cook with Andy Ernst, the Executive Chef of the 1863 Restaurant located inside the Wyndham Gettysburg Hotel. I was excited when Andy told me we would be cooking his Cold Smoked Salmon, as any dish with Salmon is one I can’t resist. It has always been one of my favorites, and this one does not disappoint. I thoroughly enjoyed learning the steps to brining and cold smoking. It adds a wonderful flavor that pairs the salmon well for breakfast on a bagel, lunch on a salad or dinner with a beautiful glass of Riesling. Thanks Andy for a lovely experience and a truly yummy meal!

The 1863 restaurant is open seven days a week from 6:30am to 10:00pm.

About the Author
Living in the Gettysburg area for nearly 30 years, Donna White lives in nearby Cashtown, Pa. with her husband, Denny. She revels in shopping and showing love through food. She enjoys cooking Sunday Dinner each week for as little as 4 or as many as 14. Spending time with family and friends is her absolute favorite thing to do.

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