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Finale Partygoers

Food Hunters Guide to Cuisine
Cookistry
*That* Susan Williams
Girlichef
She's Cookin'
Culinary Adventures with Cam
That Skinny Chick Can Bake
Brooklyn Farm Girl
Mission: Food
Famished Fish, Finicky Shark
We Heart This
Ugly Food Tastes Better
Making Miracles
The Red Head Baker
Amy's Cooking Adventures
I Can Cook That
Mother Would Know
Cookie Dough and Oven Mitt
Food in Literature
Eliot's Eats
Dancing Veggies
Copykat Recipes
Cheap Ethnic Eatz
Cheese Curd in Paradise
Heritage Recipe Box
Mama Challenge
Merlot Mommy
Vintage Sugar Cube
Seitan Beats Your Meat
To the T
Dinner is Served 1972
Feed Me Seymour
Sass and Gin
Sidewalk Shoes
Karen's Kitchen Stories
Silver Screen Suppers
A Mama, Baby & Shar-pei
in the Kitchen
The Unofficial Mad Men Cookbook
A Book of Cookrye
From Gate to Plate
Velveteen Lounge
Kitsch-en
Dying for Chocolate
Lost in Paradise
Cooking Through the Clippings
Kitchen Witch
 
Finale Blog Award Judges
Evan Kleiman, "Good Food" Host
Faith Durand, Executive Editor, The Kitchn
Warren Bobrow, author Whiskey Cocktails & Apothecary Cocktails
Arthur Bovino, Senior Editor, The Daily Meal
Kathy Gunst, Chef, NPR's "Here and Now"
Leah Wilson,
Editor-in-Chief of BenBella Books’ Smart Pop
Editor-in-Chief of BenBella Books’ Smart Pop
Editor-in-Chief, Benbella's Smartpop! imprint
Joelle Delbourgo, Literary Agent
Nina Gallant, Food Photographer
Catrine Kelty, Food Stylist


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Finale

Bloggers created a memorable Mad Men
menu to
celebrate the series finale

Read our Party Recap

#PartyLikeAMadMan, a toast to the Mad Men final season premiere was held on April 5, 2015 . Food and cocktail bloggers worldwide posted a blog featuring food or drink from The Unofficial Mad Men Cookbook or another recipe that has appeared on Mad Men. Contact us for more information.

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Virtual Mad Men Finale Party Menu

Cocktails

Stork Club Cocktail from Mission: Food
Blue Hawaiian from Eliot's Eats
Don's Old Fashioned from Heritage Recipe Box
Beachcomber Cocktail from Heritage Recipe Box
Don's Old Fashioned from Girlichef
Playboy Whiskey Sour from Culinary Adventures with Cam
Tom Collins from Food Hunter's Guide to Cuisine
P.J. Clarke's Side Car from Food Hunter's Guide to Cuisine
Beverly Hills Hotel Royal Hawaiian from Food Hunter's Guide to Cuisine
Oak Bar Manhattan from Food Hunter's Guide to Cuisine
Don's Old Fashioned from Food Hunter's Guide to Cuisine
Peggy's Brandy Alexander
from Ugly Food Tastes Better
'21' Club Bloody Mary from Famished Fish, Finicky Shark
'21' Club Vodka Gimlet from Cheap Ethnic Eatz
Bloody Mary from Food in Literature
Oak Bar Manhattan from Cookistry
Passion Fruit Mojitos from Feed Me Seymour
Roosevelt Hotel Dapper Don Old Fashioned from The Unofficial Mad Men Cookbook
Bacardi Daiquiri from Karen's Kitchen Stories

Stork Club Cocktail from Karen's Kitchen Stories

His & Her Martinis from Sidewalk Shoes
Playboy Whiskey Sours from We Heart This
Oak Bar Manhattan from Dinner is Served 1972
Grand Central Oyster Bar Martini from Dinner is Served 1972
Perfect Manhattan from I Can Cook That
Roosevelt Hotel MadMenhattan from Merlot Mommy
Roosevelt Hotel MadMenhattan from The Unofficial Mad Men Cookbook
Roger's Martini from Silver Screen Suppers
Roosevelt Hotel Sterling Cooper Cosmo from The Unofficial Mad Men Cookbook
Old Fashioned from Seitan Beats Your Meat
Roosevelt Hotel Sterling Cooper Cosmopolitan from She's Cookin'

Peggy and Paul's Bacardi Rum Frappé from Velveteen Lounge Kitsch-en

Beverly Hills Royal Hawaiian from Velveteen Lounge Kitsch-en
Tom Collins from Sass and Gin
Trader Vic's Mai Tai from Velveteen Lounge Kitsch-en

Appetizers

Shrimp Curry Butter Canapes from We Heart This
Jerry's Deviled Eggs from Mission: Food
Pete's California Dip from Velveteen Lounge Kitsch-en
Toasted Parmesan Canapes from Food in Literature
Mushroom Canapes from Food in Literature
Rumaki from Silver Screen Suppers
Cocktail Nibblers from
Heritage Recipe Box
Betty's Stuffed Celery from Heritage Recipe Box
Betty's Stuffed Celery from Food Hunter's Guide to Cuisine
Jerry's Deviled Eggs from Food Hunter's Guide to Cuisine
Marinated Olives from Food Hunter's Guide to Cuisine
Rockefeller Fundraiser Mushroom Canapes from Food Hunter's Guide to Cuisine
Parmesan Cheese Spread from Copykat Recipes
Jerry's Deviled Eggs from Making Miracles
Pete's California Dip from Cookistry
Crab Rangoon from The Red Head Baker
Rumaki fom Lost in Paradise
Crab Louis fom Lost in Paradise
L'il Franks fom Lost in Paradise
Pete's California Dip from Dinner is Served 1972
Betty's Stuffed Celery from Dinner is Served 1972
Jerry's Deviled Eggs from Dinner is Served 1972
Triple Truffle Deviled Eggs from Kitchen Witch
Cheese and Nuts Balls from Dinner is Served 1972
Barbetta’s Roasted Fresh Peppers alla Bagna Cauda from Dinner is Served 1972
Cocktail Nibblers from From Gate to Plate
Betty’s Around the World Rumaki from Dinner is Served 1972
Crab Rangoon from Velveteen Lounge Kitsch-en
Chiles Rellenos from Dancing Veggies
Avocado Dunk from Dinner is Served 1972

Salads

The Palm's Wedge Salad from Famished Fish, Finicky Shark
Avocado Crabmeat Mimosa from That Susan Williams
Waldorf Salad from She's Cookin'
Waldorf Salad from Dancing Veggies
Avocado Crameat Mimosa from Sass and Gin

Main Courses

Chicken Kiev from A Mama, a Baby and a Shar-pei in the Kitchen
Pauline's Tuna Fish Sandwich
from Making Miracles
Betty's Swedish Meatballs from Brooklyn Farm Girl
Trudy's Ribeye in the Pan from I Can Cook That
Beef Wellington from Mama Challenge
Betty's Swedish Meatballs from Cooking Through the Clippings
Vincent Price's Butterfly Steak Hong Kong from Silver Screen Suppers

Side Dishes

Julia Child's Potatoes au Gratin from I Can Cook That
Carla's Potato Salad from Making Miracles

Desserts and Sweets

Betty and Henry's Apricot-Apple Pie from Culinary Adventures with Cam
Sally's Cocoa Fudge Cake from Amy's Cooking Adventures

Sangria Baked Pears from Vintage Sugar Cube
Kitty's Pineapple Upside Down Cake
from Cookie Dough and Oven Mitt
Pat Nixon's Date Nut Bread from Mother Would Know
Faye Miller's Chocolate Chip Cookies from Making Miracles
Sally's French Toast from Cheap Ethnic Eatz
Kitty's Pineapple Upside Down Cake from Cheese Curd in Paradise

Sally's Cocoa Fudge Cake from That Skinny Chick Can Bake
Sally's Cocoa Fudge Cake from To the T
Lindy's Cherry Cheesecake from A Book of Cookrye
Lime Treat from Dinner is Served 1972
Retro Chocolate Coca Cola Cakes from Dying for Chocolate
Lindy's Cherry Cheesecake from Dinner is Served 1972


Blogger Prizes and Awards

Blogger Awards:

Don Draper Best in Show Award for best overall blog: writing, creativity and visual excellence
Winner: We Heart This: Two nights at New York's Roosevelt Hotel/Dinner at Grand Central Oyster Bar
2nd Place:
Food Hunters Guide to Cuisine

Peggy Olson
Copywriting Award
for Best Writing:
Winner: A Mama, Baby & Shar-pei in the Kitchen: Dinner for four at Barbetta
2nd place: Cookistry

Sal Romano Style Awards for Excellence in Photographic
Presentation, Styling and Concept

Photography:
Winner: Sidewalk Shoes
/ Russel Wright American Modern Pitcher/Tumblers from Bauer Pottery
2nd place:Seitan Beats Your Meat

Styling: Winner: Sidewalk Shoes Russel Wright American Modern Fruit Bowl from Bauer Pottery
2nd place: Cookistry(California Dip)

Concept Winner: Seitan Beats Your Meat: Russel Wright American Modern Fruit Bowl from Bauer Pottery
2nd place Girlichef

Roger Sterling Award for Humor and Party Atmosphere:
Winner: Dinner is Served 1972: A Year of Snacks from Utz Snacks
2nd place: Velveteen Lounge  Kitsch-en

Joan Harris/Ted Chaough "Bold and Creative" Award
Winner: Dinner is Served 1972: WMF Vino Basic Wine Set,  Loft Boston Shaker, and BarStyle Ice Scoop with Whiskey Cocktails and Apothecary Cocktails by Warren Bobrow
2nd place: Velveteen Lounge  Kitsch-en

Pete Campbell Award for Best Pitched Recipe:
Winner: *That* Susan Williams: A vintage decorated crate of season fruit from Sunkist
2nd place:  Cookistry

Prizes: Drawing for Participating Bloggers

Russel Wright American Modern Fruit Bowl from Bauer Pottery

WMFAmericas Bar Style Ice Scoops, Vino Basic Wine Sets and Loft Boston Shakers

Brownies from William Greenberg Desserts

EatSmart Retro Kitchen Scale

Bormioli Rocco Selecta Decanter and Tumbler set

Retro candy from Groovy Candies

A Snack Basket from Utz Snacks

Mastering the Art of French Cooking by Julia Child from Knopf

Whiskey Cocktails and Apothecary Cocktails by Warren Bobrow from Quartous Books


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Recent Mad Men Recipes

Cocktails

Gin Fizz
Shirley Temple
TWA Royal Ambassador Cocktail
MadMenhattan
Sterling Cooper Cosmo
Dapper Don Old Fashione
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Appetizers, Sandwiches and Side Dishes
Crab Rangoon
Brussel Sprouts
Tuna Fish Sandwich

Main Dishes
Classic Cheeese Fondue
Boeuf Bourguignon
Dover Sole Meuniere
Ratner’s Vegetable Cutlets with Gravy

Desserts
Marshmallow Fudge ice cream sundae topping
Minetta Tavern’s Zabaglione

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