I’ve been wanting to tell you the story about my New Year’s Eve since New Year’s Eve.
16 cousins and significant others participate in some sort of [amazing] event together every year. We call it Cousin Christmas and it typically involves some form of dress-up and loss of inhibitions. And laughing. Lots and lots of laughing. We’ve got chemistry, what can I say? Thanks to Macquelle and Brennan, 2011 was the year of:
Master Chef, May Edition
I’ll let the (many) photos do most of the explaining.
the smallest competitor:
Plating (minus team 2’s):
The winning ingredients: syrup, rice, leeks & bread
To my team’s credit, we were working without a recipe with the ingredients: buttermilk, jicama, apples, and naan. We did win in the “team cohesiveness” category. :)