Food is such a special part of Knott's, and to honor our history, a Knott's Berry Farm Cookbook has been created with over 30 recipes listed below.
Knott's Berry Farm Cookbook Includes:
Mrs. Knott's Fried Chicken
Mrs. Knott's Buttermilk Biscuits
Cherry Rhubarb Sauce
Mashed Potatoes and Country Gravy
Chicken Fried Steak and Gravy
Chicken Noodle Soup
Ghost Town Grill Beef Stew
Mrs. Knott's Chicken Salad
Chicken Pot Pie
Boysenberry BBQ Italian Meatballs
Butterfield Stage Spareribs
Pork Chops in a Lemon Caper Sauce
Cinnamon Sugar Churro
Fresh Strawberry and Cream Tart
Boysenberry Macaroon with Boysenberry Buttercream
Boysenberry Basil Lemonade
Boysenberry BBQ Sauce
Mrs. Knott's All Purpose Dressing
Belgian Waffle with Peral Sugar and Maple Cream Cheese Syrup
Popovers and Boysenberry Butter
All recipes included in the Cookbook have helped shape the Farm over the last hundred years. Keep reading for a small taste of the new cookbook - a recipe for Butterfield Stage Spare Ribs.
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Knott's Berry Farm Butterfield Stage Spare Ribs Recipe
What You Will Need
For The Ribs
2 Pounds Spareribs
Salt and pepper to season
For The Sauce
¼ cup Mrs. Knott’s All-Purpose Dressing, see below for instructions
1 teaspoon chili powder
1 teaspoon paprika
1 teaspoon salt
2 tablespoons Berry Market Honey
¼ cup ketchup
¼ cup vinegar
For the All-Purpose Dressing (will need for sauce)
1/2 cup mayonnaise
1/4 cup sweet pickle relish
3 tablespoons ketchup
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
1 tablespoon prepared horseradish
1 teaspoon onion powder
1 teaspoon Worcestershire sauce
How to Make
Steps for Ribs
Cut the rack into individual ribs
Season with salt and pepper and render off the fat by placing it in a 375 degree Fahrenheit oven for 15 minutes. Pour off all the fat.
Steps for All-Purpose Dressing
Mix mayonnaise, relish, ketchup, lemon juice, horseradish, onion powder, and Worcestershire sauce in a small bowl, season with salt.
Steps for Sauce
In a saucepan, combine all sauce ingredients and cook over low heat for 5 minutes.
Roll each rib in the sauce to coat
Bake in 350 degree Fahrenheit over for 35 minutes, turning every 10-15 minutes.
If the Ribs are very thick, they may take an additional 15 minutes.