"Recipes from the Chef's Kitchen"

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Ritz-Carlton - Pentagon City
703-415-5000
http://www.ritzcarlton.com/pentagoncity


Colin Archibald - Banquet Chef

Below are some Items served at the Afternoon Tea
at the Ritz-Carlton - Pentagon City




 
Coronation Chicken

Ingredients:
1)   6 oz. Poached Chicken Breast (1/4”)
2)   1 tbs. Diced White Onion(14”)
3)   1 tbs.  Diced Mango (1/4”)
4)   2 tbs. Mango Chutney
5)   tbs. Cilantro
6)   1 tbs. Sultanas
7)   2 tbs. Mayonnaise
8)   2 tbs. Curry Powder
9)   6 pieces Quinoa Cup
10) Gold leaf

Preparation:
1)   Poach chicken in a court bullion to an internal temperature of
       165 degrees F.
2)   Let cool and dice to ”.
3)   Chop cilantro.
4)   Mix all ingredients and let cool.
5)   Spoon into quinoa cup and garnish with gold leaf.



Smoked Salmon/Cream Cheese/Pumpernickel
(with Tea)

Ingredients:
1)   6 oz. Smoked Salmon
2)   3 oz. Cream Cheese
3)   3 oz. Salmon Roe
4)   4 slices Pumpernickel
5)   Micro Basil

 
Preparation:
1)   Lay out smoked salmon on plastic wrap.
2)   Pipe whipped cream cheese down the middle of smoked salmon.
3)   Roll into a cylinder and chill.
4)   Cut pumpernickel into3’x1’ rectangle.
5)   Remove smoked salmon cylinder from fridge and cut into ’ thick rounds.
6)   Place two pieces of smoked salmon on pumpernickel.
7)   Garnish with salmon roe and micro basil
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Tomato/Boconcini/Pesto Bread

Ingredients:
(Serves 6)
1)   6 pieces Yellow Cherry Tomato
2)   6 pieces Red Cherry Tomato
3)   4 pieces White Bread (or Pesto Bread)
4)   6 pieces Bononcini Cheese
5)   4 tbs. Pesto
6)   Micro Basil

 
Preparation:
1)   Cut bread into 3”x1” rectangle.
2)   Brush with pesto.
3)   Cut cherry tomatoes into ” circles.
4)   Cut Bononcini cheese into ” circles.
5)   Arrange tomatoes and cheese on bread (alternating yellow
       tomato/cheese/red tomato).
6)   Garnish with micro basil.



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Left...Prosciutto with Tomato Jam served at the Afternoon Tea
Right...A variety of different items served




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Left...Kids Sandwiches
Center...Panda Bears
Right...Children's Tea items


Good Eating!!!