Thursday, July 26, 2012
Recipe of the Week: Olympics Party!
I can't wait to see the Royal Family, all the sights and sounds of London and some amazing Olympic competition! USA! USA! USA!
We will be glued to the TV all weekend long!
Below, I've listed our weekend menu and hyper-linked some of my favorite English recipes!
Opening Ceremony Soiree
Thyme, Onion and Gruyere Tart with Mixed green salad
Scottish Shortbread and other assorted English biscuits (cookies) - dessert
Traditional "English Breakfast" with Bangers and Eggs and Toasted English Muffins
Lunch: Hopefully left over tart and rolls from Friday night!
Saturday Night Dinner:
Hornsby's Hard Cider on ice
Beer Battered Fish and Chips
Spotted Dick Pudding (dessert)
Scones with fresh strawberries and cream; scrambled eggs with fresh dill
Traditional English Pub Lunch (Ploughman's Lunch); apples, bread, pate and cold cuts, cheese, Brantson pickle and hard boiled eggs
Chicken Tikka Masala with Nan Bread and Basmati Rice (Indian food is a staple amongst Londoners)
Classic Lemon Pudding (remember a pudding is not like Jello, its a light spongy cake) with Devonshire Cream