The manservant did a great job for last night's dinner party; coming up with 4 dishes for our enjoyment: green string beans, an eggplant dish, delicious chicken with black beans and prawns cooked with a lot of peppers and chillies.
My contribution was mini profiteroles and eclairs with 4 different icecreams – yes, not a whole lot of effort on my part!
It was a really enjoyable night – we have some really interesting friends. And, I love guests who bring goodies (though it is not a pre-requisite to visit us):
One couple provided hand "painted" truffles: deliciously rich!
And the other couple brought this: