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Asparagus Meet Strawberries | | Funky Wellies Random Thoughts
Last Saturday we were invited by some of our friends to a spring cooking event called "Spargel trifft Erdbeere" (see title of this post for the translation!!). The concept is quite simple: you register for the event, stating whether you will be attending as a passive guest or an active one cooking, but it seemed to me that everybody was an active guest in one way or another, including Second Daughter who decided, after hogging the piano first, that getting hold of a microphone and telling stories in German was the thing to do… Shy she is not! Anyway, 26 "cooks" were participating – for the most part in teams of two – which meant that we ended up with… 15 courses! When I read the menu I wondered how on earth I was going to manage, but given that we started at 16:30 and finished at 00:30, and that the portions were very small, I felt surprisingly "light" when we left! All the courses were delicious and we ate delicacies such as "Warm Asparagus and Strawberry Salad", "Catfish with