Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Obama Noshes on $17,600 Meal

"Let Them Eat Cake"
Was this the table setting??

Mr. Obama's 19-hour whirlwind Bay Area fundraising trip filled Sen. Barbara Boxer's wallet with $1.75 million and he used a $17,600 a person dinner at the Getty Mansion in San Francisco to bring in the big bucks.
The president's 80 dinner guests were treated to an elaborate meal prepared by chef Jennifer Johnson, according to SF Gate, who got the scoop on the menu.Diners were treated to quail egg with caviar and salmon ceviche with jicama and avocado on a tortilla chipas their starting hors d'oeuvres. Next they were served a spring onion-asparagus tartlet with Meyer lemon vinaigrette-dressed frisee salad.