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Old 12-08-2007, 07:07 AM   #1
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My preferred meal is...what is yours?

prosciutto with melon
roasted leg of lamb
roasted potatoes
green salad
and to whash it all down....a Pinot Noir


For me, a balanced meal is having a large piece of cake in each hand!!

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Old 12-08-2007, 07:16 AM   #2
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Lots of fresh seafood with accompanying sauces and salads. Lots of picky food - I love grazing. Innovative dishes grab me too. And must have variety!

Not huge on desserts but love to have sorbets with some fresh fruit.

And to wash it all down - lots of very cold water on ice, some bubbly and a non-alcoholic mocktail like a strawberry daiquiri.

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Old 12-08-2007, 07:42 AM   #3
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The one that sets before me at the time
My taste varies too much to narrow it down to even a food group!
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Old 12-08-2007, 07:46 AM   #4
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I cannot, simply cannot.

I think of starting with scallops, but then my mind will come up with a soup or hummus.

Then I imagine foie gras, or mussels mueniere or shrimp or crab meat cocktail.

A lovely country pate, maybe sone quail, oh yes, lobsters maybe made ala Americaine on angel hair pasta, or a .......

And that is for starters. Or I might consider just tapas.

And that is only for starters.

No, I cannot choose a favorite meal. All I can tell you is that if I could it would not contain cauliflower.
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Old 12-08-2007, 08:33 AM   #5
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One that someone else cooks!!!! LOL
Probably stuffed shells or lasagna
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Old 12-08-2007, 08:55 AM   #6
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I like many different meals, but my all time favorite comfort food -
Fried chicken
Mashed potatoes/gravy
fresh warm bread
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Old 12-08-2007, 09:24 AM   #7
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Wow...Thats a tough question for Miss Dodi.

Lots of seafood, both fish and shellfish prepared in various ways. Maybe a light delicate sauce or two. Sides wouldn't be to important.
To wash it all down a nice 2007 Water with Lemon!!
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Old 12-08-2007, 10:05 AM   #8
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The only way I could be forced to choose is if it were going to be my last day on Earth. If it was, I'd be very hard pressed to choose a favorite meal based on what I liked best, as I adore so many kinds of foods. Rather, I'd have to base my choice on the rarity of the food. So I think I would choose a meal of wild brook trout, from the Canadian streams emptying into Lake Superior, dredged in flour and pan fired in cooking oil. With that I would want a creamy soup made with morrel mushrooms, riced potatoes with black truffle shaved over the top and sweet-cream butter, perfectly seasoned bread dressing with turkey giblets and chestnuts, breaded and deep fried squid rings, a small chunk of seared, rare tuna, a mall chunk of prime, aged, rib steak, bone on, and for desert, creamy New York cheesecake, topped with wild Michigan Blueberry preserves.

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Old 12-08-2007, 10:42 AM   #9
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Yep the choice is hard

I can see that Goodweed of the north as a great appetite for life!

And just for uncle Bob I have posted on, "fish and seafood" a recipe that I adore
For me, a balanced meal is having a large piece of cake in each hand!!

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Old 12-08-2007, 10:49 AM   #10
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mine is simple,
It would include some of

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