SATURDAY, JULY 17, 2021 AT 8 AM EDT
Crown Tournament of the Middle Kingdom
Greene County Fairgrounds & Expo Center
I am making food to take with me to an event this weekend, because I am a total geek that way. I'm so excited to do this. What's on the menu? I am glad you asked. I am making the following dishes from Scappi.
Capponi sopramentati serviti freddi con caparetti sopra - Capon "sopramentato" (Cold sliced chicken) - Served on a bed of garden greens
Torta d’herbe alla Lombarda - Lombard Tart
Insalata di arance tagliate a fette, servite con zucchero e acqua di rose - Sliced orange salad with rosewater and sugar
Per far minestra di Lenti secche - To prepare a thick soup of dried lentils
Uva fresca di piu sorti - Grapes of assorted colors - black and white
Oliva - Olives
Salsa viridis - Green Sauce
Mandorle e noci fresche - Fresh walnuts and almonds
Cascio - A Selection of Italian cheese including fontina & parmesan
Pane e olio – Bread and Oil
A far morselletti Romaneschi - To make Roman style morsels (cinnamon or anise flavored "cookies")
For drinks: lemon syrup, ginger syrup and sekanjabin.