Well, the mood around the house has been very melancholy this week (missing cat
), so I decided to treat the family to something special.
Filet Mignon w/ Lobster Tail
- 8 oz. filets, pan fried w/ garlic and pepper. 8 oz. lobster tails, steamed to perfection, brushed with butter, and accompanied by additional 'dipping' butter
. Served with bruschetta and French loaf.
(Yes, it was pretty amazing, I'm still in bliss
And for dessert:
Sweet Pepper Cheesecake
- A combination of cream cheese, goat cheese, and ricotta cheese, sweetened with roasted pequillo peppers throughout. Served with apricot jam, on toasted pita bread brushed with olive oil.
Well, everyone is certainly feeling better, and I haven't even served the cheesecake yet!
My apologies to any hungry readers, I'll be sure to invite you next time! (Maybe
I actually snapped a photo or two
, and perhaps I'll post them, but then I'll really be asking for it!
Btw, another thanks to those that offered kind words in the cat thread, your support is invaluable, you guys are great.