Tastiest of 2007

The Top 10 favorites from my kitchen this past year...

Panko Crusted Scallops
Mixed Lettuces, Cilantro Mint Vinaigrette

Schnitzel à la Holstein
Veal Cutlet, Fried Egg, Anchovy, Parsley Caper Lemon Butter Sauce

Matzoh Ball Soup
Homemade Chicken Soup, Fresh Parsley and Dill

New Zealand Greenshell Mussels
Spicy Tomato Herb Broth, Angel Hair Pasta

Spinach and Soybeans
Sesame Oil, Shaved Garlic, Red Chile Flakes

Filet Mignon, Madeira Sauce
Madeira Wine, Shallots, Thyme, Beef Stock, Butter

Wild American Black Cod in a Potato Crust
Lemony Butter Sauce

Sweet & Savory Brisket
Israeli Couscous Medley, Horseradish Cream

Littleneck Clams with Italian Sausage
In a Fragrant Broth, Served with Linguine

Sole Meunière
...in honor of Julia Child's birthday

Pho Bo
Vietnamese Beef Noodle Soup

Happy New Year Everyone!

Now I'm off to watch the Rose Bowl.
Go Illinois, my alma mater! YAY!