This is the the six course tasting menu I served for new years eve.
Aerated asparagus and truffle cappuccino
Asian Seafood salad, sesame sautéed prawns, marinated anchovies, oeufs de truite, spicy mayo, olivette tomatoes, mesclun & nori
Foie gras a poelé,spiced poached pear, cognac sauce & brisures de framboises
Salad chevre chaud croustilant, pickled radish, toasted noisettes, radish greens & orange vinaigrette
Assiette de fromage
Terrine de fruit exotique & Chantilly congelé
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So it’s getting near to the start of the winter 2011-2012 season here in the French Alps and I have finished creating my new menu.
afternoon tea menu
All comments are welcome.
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A decadent end to any meal is a light and refreshing dessert and this was a perfect end to ours.
This summer dessert is great for big kids!
It’s very quick to do with very little work and a very rewarding payout at the end.
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Tagged butter, crumble, strawberries, summer, sweet, vodka |
Time for part two of the welcome meal we served the owners of our chalet, individual beef wellington (filled with foie gras, pata negra and a duxelle of porcini and girolle mushrooms), sautéed girolles, buttered asparagus, pomme hérrisons and a beef & rosemary jus.
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