The World Food Prize Foundation

Local Restaurants Feature Borlaug Themed Food


Restaurant List:


Dish: “Charred Avocado and Cilantro Salad with Cracked Wheat and Chorizo Vinaigrette.” Based on Borlaug’s time in Mexico and work with high yield wheat genes.

524 E 6th St, Des Moines, IA 50309


Dish: Norman Borlaug rolls - the Father of the Green Revolution with  pesto, bacon, artichoke, green onion, red pepper, parmesan, mozzarella, feta.

Run date: 3/23-3/31
223 4th St, Des Moines, IA 50309

Court Ave Brew Co.:

Pub feature: Grilled Pork Tenderloin

Norm ate like a good ol’ Iowa Farm boy. Enjoy this grilled to perfection Grilled Pork Tenderloin, rubbed with garlic and herbs, over sweet corn succotash, sided with sauteed green beans with bacon and garnished with red pepper aioli.

309 Court Ave, Des Moines, IA 50309

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