Tuesday, January 20, 2009

Mr. President, Lunch Is Served

The menu for the inaugural luncheon held in the Capital for the new President is a tribute to Abraham Lincoln. It's not only being served on replicas of Lincoln's china, the food are said to reflect some of Lincoln’s favorite foods as well.

Seafood Stew
Sauvignon Blanc 2007, Duckhorn Vineyards, Napa Valley

Duck Breast with Cherry Chutney

Herb Roasted Pheasant with Wild Rice Stuffing
Molasses Whipped Sweet Potatoes
Winter Vegetables
Pinot Noir 2005, Golden Eye, Anderson Valley

Cinnamon Apple Sponge Cake with Ice Cream
Natural “Special Inaugural Cuvee”, Korbel, California Champagne

Note: The whole world may be trying to look at these recipes, so the links may not work for the moment.

1 comment:

Emily said...

What do you think? I think it sounds okay. I wonder what President Obama likes to eat.

I wish the dessert was more spectacular. Some crazy chocolate cake with caramel and pecans. Mmm.