Saturday, June 12, 2010

Saturday night dinner

Went to Brooklyn and saw nothing. Returned with dinner from Fairway's, above. Ham on the bone from Maine, good, but a little smoky. Dried fruit, gherkins, tomatoes and salami all excellent. Top right are dried cherries marinated in Dow's 5 year old Tawny port. Extravagant you might say but the dried cherries were extremely sour and I already had the port which was too sweet to enjoy. But it did a wonderful job of taking the excessive sourness off the cherries.

1 comment:

  1. Great cherry anecdote. And lovely assortment. Even the meat, which visually compliments nicely the sharper and more intense colors of the fruits. Very painterly.


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