SUMMER BIRTHDAY DINNER

Had some girlfriends over today for lunch to taste test a menu for my new cookbook I'm working on.  I served my Summer Menu - Birthday Dinner.  I think this menu is a good one because they enjoyed it all so much they asked for the recipes to make at home.

SUMMER MENU

 BIRTHDAY DINNER

 

Bruschetta with Tuscan White Bean and Slow Roasted Tomatoes

 

Summer Salad

2013 Punta Crena Pigato ‘Ca de Rena’ (Liguria, Italy)

 

Grilled Halibut Wrapped in Foil with Citrus and Herbs

2012 Jermann Vintage Tunina (Friuli, Italy)

 

Oven Roasted Tomatoes

 

Grilled Vegetables with Balsamic Syrup

 

Fresh Sauteed Corn

 

Chocolate Birthday Cake

Warre’s Warrior Port (Douro Valley, Portugal)

 

Grilled Peaches