...including, from right to left:
- coleslaw (see Soup & Salad entry for recipe)
- boiled purple yams and parsnips (see Parsnips entry for recipe)
- mashed potatoes
- two carrot-based mashes: Turnips and carrots mashed with butter and lemon juice; Carrots yam mash (see Let the Festivities Begin entry for recipe)
My childhood Christmases always included a Buche de Nöel for dessert and I have not had a decent one in over 20 years. Anita came to the rescue this year with a delicious lemon walnut Buche de Nöel covered with chocolate shavings and surrounded by marzipan mushrooms.