The menu tonight included:
First Course: Grapefruit Ceviche with Shrimp, Clams and Scallops.
Second Course: Daisy's Favorite Salad.
Third Course: Noquis Nuevo Andino OR Marquis' Soup.
Fourth Course: Pernil with Rice and Pigeon Peas.
Dessert Course: Strawberry Shortcake.
Efrain starts with an introduction to Daisy.
We started the roast well ahead of time. Looks beautiful.
Daisy is a ready and willing educator. Here she explains how to make acho oil.
Roger is catching up on his reading.
While Bob does some slicing and dicing for the salad.
Andre and David are a pair of hands-on guys.
Tony and Ross take a snack from our quaffer and nibbles table.
Jay diligently collects the money for the night.
There are those pearly whites of Azzi's.
Eric A takes a moment to smile for the camera.
Al was slicing the mushrooms until...
Daisy came and gave jim a little direction.
The Acho Oil is a nice bright red.
Whip those eggs.
Just washed salad greens.
Zucchini and lettuce ready for the next step.
Now he's got it right.
he's a chopping machine now.
Howard looks like he is having fun.
The potatoes are cooling down and the beans are shelled.
Don't they look good.
Johnny is on the string bean detail tonight.
Andre and Dave are making the salsa.
Mike, Rick and Bill are mixing it up.
Mix it up.
Strawberries are for dessert.
Jamie Hargrave starts to deliver the Grapefruit Ceviche with Shrimp, Clams and Scallops.
Eric plated the Ceviche.
The first course is on the table.
This is Daisy's Favorite Salad. YUM!
Get back to work guys!
Al talks about the wine.
And most of us listen.
These are the pigeon peas cooking down.
Mike lead that team.
Howard talked about his role in the course.
And Daisy gave her honest opinion.
It needed a little....
But it was good.
You can't keep Daisy from getting her hands dirty. She is irrepressible.
Efrain is in the plating line.
Andre forms up the rice while Daisy keeps an eagle eye on it.
Perni with Rice and Pigeon peas.
Another critique by Daisy.
Here comes the dessert.
Alvaro whips up the cream.
Daisy gave more enlightenment.
Strawberry Shortcake. Nicely done guys.
Tony tells us what he did.
Daisy doesn't mince words in her analysis of our efforts
We know she had a great time and will be back again.
Thank you for a fantastic night Daisy.