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meinNYC Feb 3, 2010 08:00 AM

Thinking of having the girls over to watch figure skating. Any suggestions for a themed menu?

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  1. jmckee RE: meinNYC Feb 3, 2010 08:39 AM

    Club sandwiches, in honor of Tonya Harding's assault on Nancy Kerrigan.

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      MandalayVA RE: jmckee Feb 3, 2010 10:12 AM

      Win.

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        greygarious RE: jmckee Feb 3, 2010 10:37 AM

        Dorothy Hamil-Swiss on Charlie White or Massimo Scali Bread sandwiches
        Rachel Flattbread
        Corned Beef on Rye-sacek
        Biscotti Hamilton cookies
        Zamboni Spumoni Ice Cream Cohens
        Alexander Smirnov vodka
        Jane Torvill and Christopher Baked Beans
        John Curried Squash Soup (if you all are old enough to remember the great John Curry)
        Joannie Brochettes

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          normalheightsfoodie RE: greygarious Feb 3, 2010 10:44 AM

          Candy "Dick" Buttons

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            jmckee RE: normalheightsfoodie Feb 4, 2010 08:56 AM

            Crepes Suzette, or anything else served Fleming.

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            roro1831 RE: greygarious Feb 3, 2010 10:48 AM

            Something Thai for Tai Babolonia (no idea how to spell it, I just remember her being very attractive)

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          susan1353 RE: meinNYC Feb 3, 2010 09:14 AM

          Anything with 8 ingredients to represent figure eights.

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            soupkitten RE: meinNYC Feb 3, 2010 09:23 AM

            skate wings.
            pork and beef dishes (sow-cow. olympic bonus if you create a braised or casseroled dish called triple sow-cow)
            iced milk-shakes
            cocktails with plenty of bitters.

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              Caitlin McGrath RE: soupkitten Feb 3, 2010 03:45 PM

              Love the sow-cow. Could be a boeuf bourgignon, or any braise that includes cured pork. Serve shave ice for dessert.

            2. chowser RE: meinNYC Feb 3, 2010 11:23 AM

              What about making things from Brian Boitano's show, What Would Brian Boitano make? There were some good appetizers on it. The recipes are all on food network.

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                meinNYC RE: meinNYC Feb 3, 2010 06:27 PM

                Thanks all, that is a great start. I knew the board would come through.

                1. Emme RE: meinNYC Feb 3, 2010 10:11 PM

                  You could do a Fire'n'Ice party menu... Spicy Chilled Shrimp, Gazpacho, Sizzling Fajitas (a la Dorothy Hamil) http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/pa... ; Baked Alaska, Crepes Suzette, Hot Brownies with Vanilla Ice Cream

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