Carnegie Mellon University

Applefest and Pop-up Cafe at Scotty Saturday

October 02, 2017

Applefest and Pop-up Cafe at Scotty Saturday

Mandi Semple
  • Director of Marketing, Student Affairs
  • 412-268-3437

Join us for a very special Scotty Saturday edition of the annual Applefest featuring a local farmer's market complete with chef demos and a vendor fair with free samples on Saturday, October 14, from 3:00 to 7:00 pm outside the Cohon University Center in Merson Courtyard. Use DineXtra, cash, credit, or debit to grab fresh and local produce of PA's best varieties in peak harvest season, mouth-watering fresh pressed local apple ciders, delicious apple and pumpkin pies, artisan breads, and local honey. During the Scotty Saturday festival, look for La Prima Espresso Company's complimentary espresso bar and Kistaco Farms apple cider and apple cider donuts, compliments of Tazza D'Oro

Also, don't miss our Pop Up Cafe from noon to 2:00 pm between Resnik and West Wing, where we will be serving up hot and fresh American street food with a Scotty twist during the Tartans football game, all available using your DineXtra, cash, credit or debit! Check out the menu:

  • The Scotty Dog: Grilled Spicy Sausage on a Local Gourmet Breadworks Poppy Seed Scotty Bun, served "Kilted" with sautéed red and green peppers with onions or "no kilt" (plain)
  • The Tartan Dog: Hebrew National All-Beef Hot Dog on a Local Gourmet Breadworks Poppy Seed Scotty Bun
  • Scottish Smoked Salmon Wrap: Grilled Fresh Salmon Fillet, Scottish Smoked Salmon, Caper Dill Cream Cheese Spread, Red Onion, Cucumber, Rocket

It will be a fun day of celebrating apples, local ingredients, and Tartan pride!