20 May 2010 – Fondue!

We had a family favorite, fondue, which we especially like to have when P is here to share it with us. As a special treat, and b/c morels turned up at the Bowl, we had asparagus with morels as a first course.

OK, so that’s a bit tongue-in-cheek, but it’s what is actually on the plate, no? Here is more substance. The actual fondue, cropped from a very much larger picture:

…where you can almost but not really see the most excellent fondue pot by the late Mary Grabill (Grove Mary).

Here’s the first course: more photogenic than bread cubes. Oh hey. Mary also made the plate.

We had a Clos Saron wine with this, which, though a great wine, might have been happier being sipped alone. It didn’t fight with the fondue, but I don’t think either gained much from the pairing, either.

The final photo is in homage to the Michael Pollan Food Rule “Cook!”

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