- The Washington Times - Monday, January 19, 2009

New England lobster bisque en croute; porcini-dusted petit fillet; seared escolar with sun-dried tomatoes and basil emulsion; sea-salt-roasted tricolor fingerling potatoes; winter baby vegetables; and warm sticky toffee pudding with vanilla ice cream.

Fast fact: The first inaugural ball was held for James Madison in 1809.

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