Von Steuben's Secret Weapon
General von Steuben was a German officer who volunteered to help Washington battle the British monarchy. He instituted a discipline to the rag tag army that made them a determined fighting force that would eventually win the war. Chef Staib prepares Braised Rabbit Legs and Potato Cakes in honor of his favorite Continental soldier, General von Steuben.
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