A Meal Fit for a Happy Birthday

 A Meal Fit for a Happy Birthday

To celebrate my birthday, Maurizio, Mar, Jessi and I enjoyed an unforgettable meal at Antico Forziere – a meal truly fit for a queen –  truly fit for a Happy Birthday.

Umbria specialty of home made pasta

homemade maltagliati in a cream sauce with beets, leeks and poppy seeds – a real favorite of mine

succulent roast crown of lamb

a perfectly cooked, succulent, roast crown of baby lamb in a crust of aromatic herbs

bavarese cream and merengue pre-dessert

a delicately flavored pre-dessert:  Bavarese cream with a light merengue

"medieval" decorated dessert

artfully decorated and delicious desserts which bring to mind the art of stained-glass windows

chocolate mousse

an artfully decorated white and dark chocolate mousse

Antico Forziere

with Mar and Jessi

Mary Thomas Tacconi

another happy birthday with Maurizio

Truly a Meal Fit for the Happiest of Birthdays 

-Mary