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Thursday, 22 July 2010

Main course


For starters, I'd like some milk and whiskey....

A muscle towed my brow upward. "We are talking fine dining, people, and I want you all to go international," I announced to a group of Marketing majors last Sunday. These are what I fancied from their presentation:

1. Red mullet and skordalia (Greek)
2. Salmon sashimi with avocado (Japanese)
3. Braised halibut provencal (French)
4. Chargrilled prawns with lemongrass, tomatoes and coconut (Malaysian)
5. Lamb Steak with tequila and chilli (Mexican)
6. Veal roast with aromatic herbs and potatoes (Italian)
7. Roast mutton with red currant jelly (English)
8. Vermicilli with oyster mushrooms and king prawns (Vietnamese)
9. Somboon crab curry (Thai)
10. Chicken chow mien (Chinese American)
11. Barbecued lamb cutlets with mango and coriander salsa (African)
12. Bulalo (Filipino)
13. Paella vegetarian (Spanish)

Never again will I go to work with an empty stomach.

Megan and Janet host Thursday Thirteen. Click here for more lists.

17 comments:

Alice Audrey said...

You've got me salivating.

My list is here.

Hazel said...

Alice, I was too :D

Brenda ND said...

It all sounds good. Wish I was coming to dinner. :)

Divaa Divine said...

can you feel me drooling - cuz it in uncontrollable!

making my own mantra

Hazel said...

Brenda, come on over :)

Divaa, lol!

lovesmukiwa said...

There should be a warning not tro read your post while hungry!

I am Harriet said...

OOHHHH..that salmon sounds yummy!

Have a great Thursday!
http://harrietandfriends.com/2010/07/did-your-parents-tell-you-any-food-fibs-to-entice-you-to-eat-or-skip-any-foods/

Kristen said...

I'll take an order of #2, to go please.

Hazel said...

lovesmukiwa, :D

Harriet, and it must be a lovely pink too :)

Kristen, here you are... .)

jillconyers said...

It all sounds so yummy.

Hazel said...

jill, yeah and they make me want to run to some restaurant

sherilee said...

What a fun idea for a post! So very diverse, those menu ideas.

Hazel said...

sherilee, it's what probably happens when people go international :)

Susan Helene Gottfried said...

I'm going to join YOU for dinner. Wow. What a menu!

Hazel said...

Susan, I'll be delighted to have you join me for dinner

Adelle Laudan said...

I'm so glad I have a full tummy lol
Great list. Happy Belated T13!

Hazel said...

Adelle, great for you :D