We offer an authentic sustainable agriculture , Slow Tourism style, experience on our farm. We grow many of the ingredients on site, and the rest we source from earth friendly partners and producers.
Delicate and charming botanically infused menu of tea sandwiches, lavender scones, petite cakes and tarts, served with a variety of tea and botanical beverage choices.
Savory herb scones and artisan cheese, seasonal salad, pastries, and botanically infused TEA cakes served with a variety of tea choices.
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Rich and romantic, cheese fondue with artisan breads, and a variety of fresh fruits and veggies for dipping -- served with sparkling botanical beverage choices.
Beautiful, vibrant and healthy multi-course, vegan, gluten-free menu in celebration and gratitude for Mother Earth's abundance.
Botanical Tea and Food pairings. A menu infused with herbs, edible flowers, wild edibles, heirlooms, and salad greens.
13251 County Road 447, St James, MO 65559, USA
Saturday and Sunday
2:00 pm-3:00 pm
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We grow edible flowers for our menu, weddings, chef and winery events.
We grow and serve a broad variety of culinary herbs and salad greens, vegetarian restaurant, afternoon tea
With each tea served, a tree is planted, and the forest is preserved
Penelope Beache, is a member of the Slow Food Chefs' Alliance --- a network uniting chefs around the world who are committed to defending and celebrating biodiversity, food traditions, local cultures, and artisanal food producers. Chefs have a fundamental role to play in safeguarding the biological and cultural diversity of our food.
They interpret the histories and ecosystems of their region with skill and creativity, supporting local producers while awakening eaters to the role we all play as custodians of biodiversity.
We are a sustainable farm, with vintage charm -- in the forest. Contact us to book your small-scale business meeting, special event, or tour.
The Vintage Homesteader Farm is home to the Botanical TEA Room. We grow food onsite for our menu, and source ingredients from local, sustainable, earth friendly business networks.