This is the power of gathering: it inspires us, delightfully, to be more hopeful, more joyful, more thoughtful: in a word, more alive.
~ Alice Waters
Last Saturday we were happy hosts to 9 friends, who joined us for a dinner party.
I think it is safe to say that all 11 of us adults + 1 baby + 1 dog had a great time :-)
Our menu for the evening:
Mezze platter, pita wedges
Itamar’s bulghar pilaf
Cucumber and poppy seed salad
Leg of lamb with oregano and lemon
Roast kumara with pomegranate molasses (not pictured)
Green beans with olive oil (not pictured)
Sweet layers – hubby’s creation
Water with lemon and mint
Les Fiefs d’Aupenac 2013 – Saint-Chinian-Roquebrun
Coffee and tea