Friday, September 14, 2007

Greensboro Culinary Salon 9/11/07

Well, went out and finally did it, entered my first cold food competition on the 11th! Was awesome and fun. Lots of work, but well worth it. A good buddy of mine helped me out, we both invested about 50 hours on it. Here are the pics. Yes, I won, a BRONZE MEDAL!! WOOHOO!!!

Here is the official menu I went with:

  • Seafood Sausage w/ Roasted Fingerling Potato Terrine and Sauce Andalouse.
  • CanapĂ©s Assortment: Sun-Dried Tomato and Goat Cheese Tartlet, Prosciutto and Melon CanapĂ© and Roasted Yellow Pepper Mousse Profiterole.
  • Pate de Campagne w/ Tart Apple Compote and Bosc Pear Crisp.
  • Duck Galantine w/ Pistachios and Dried Cherries, Wood Fired Ginger Fig Tart and Balsamic Reduction.
  • Rabbit Pie in Parmesan Prosciutto Crust, Tri-Colored Baby Beets and Beet Foam Essence.
  • Trilogy of Salmon: Salmon Mousse w/ Sauce Gribiche, Gravlax w/ Dill Caper Aioli and Cedar Roasted Salmon w/ Red Onion Marmalade.

Tuesday, September 04, 2007

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