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October 2011

meeting: fri 10/28 at 7pm at margo's
leader: kelly
missing: stacey, heather


The Hotel on the Roof of the World
by Alec Le Sueur

book cover


The white spider cocktails were such a hit, we never made it to the Green Tree cocktails. The appetizer graveyard was gobbled without mercy. Lena brought candy cigarettes and lipsticks to share, and Margo made cootie catchers and we told each other's fortunes.

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Dinner Theme

Happy Halloween


Appetizer Graveyard (Margo)
Assorted cheeses (Margo)
Dried Green Okra Fingers and Dried Blood Beet Chips (store-bought) (Lena)
White Spider cocktail (Margo)
Green Tree cocktail (Margo)
Witch’s Cauldron Pasta with Veal, Sausage and Porcini Ragù (Margo)
Cumin Seed Roasted Cauliflower with Salted Yogurt, Mint, and Pomegranate Seeds (Lena)
Vicious Tossed Salad with Shiitake Mushrooms, Carrots, Radishes, Golden Cauliflower (Kelly)
Red wine (Kelly)
Roederer Estate Sparkling Wine (Lena)
Almond Torte (store-bought) (Julieta)
Lemon Tart (store-bought) (Julieta)