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June 2004

meeting: fri 6/11 at 7pm at Julieta's
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A Thousand Days in Venice
by Marlena de Blasi

book cover

Details

Bring the best story of your unforgettable trip with friends, family, husband, lover or boyfriend in any place of the world so we can relate our personal memories with the author or the theme of the book. -- Julieta

We had a surprise bridal shower for Lena complete with champagne and appropriately embarrassing gifts.

Dinner Theme

Venice Carnivale (Italian)

Menu

Breadsticks and Sun-dried Tomato Dip (Margarette)
Sausage, Salami, and Mozzarella Tart (Margo)
Tagliolini Primavera (Julieta)
Tomato and Mozzarella Salad (Insalata Caprese) (Margo)
Mixed Green Salad with Pecans and Cranberries (Frith)
Italian Broccoli Salad (Stacey)
Chocolate Semolina Torte with Grappa and Currants (Lena)
1996 Beringer Alluvium, Volpe Italian red wine (Lena, Stacey)
Champagne (Margo)

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