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March 2008

meeting: thurs 3/20 at 7pm at Lena's
leader: Heather


Marie Antoinette: The Portrait of an Average Woman
by Stefan Zweig

book cover


Let's enjoy a rustic french dinner and HAVE OUR CAKE too. Marie
Antoinette may have been the average Paris Hilton of her time, but as the
extraordinary women that we are, we will toast her memory with some
champagne (while we stuff ourselves with cake). Happy Birthday, Stacey!

march 2008 collage with stacey and her birthday cake and cooper and kichi fascinated  by a balloon

Dinner Theme

Let Them Eat Cake!


French pate, cheese, and anchovy-stuffed green olives (Julieta)
French cheeses, bread and olives (Lena)
Vichyssoise (Heather)
Mustard-braised Chicken (Lena)
Crusty Potato Cake "Pommes Anna" (Margo)
Zucchini Carpaccio Salad (Margo)
Salad with Pears and Almonds (Stacey)
Princess Cake from Miette (Lena, Margo, Heather, Julieta)
Parisian Macaroons from Miette (Lena)
Champagne (Lena)
Beaulieu Vineyard BV Georges de Latour Private Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley 1996 (Lena)

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