Between delectable servings of blinis Demidoff
(buckwheat cakes with caviar and sour cream), caille en sarcophage (literally, "quail in a sarcophagus"), and other exquisite dishes, not to mention free-flowing Veuve Clicquot champagne and Amontillado sherry, a spirit of liberation, reconciliation and gratitude takes over.
In addition, there are also the distinctive frames that came with the pictures when they were acquired from the Demidoff
collection and that of King William II of Holland.
And no wonder: the menu, which is augmented with several rare wines, such as "Clos de Vougeot", together with various spirits and champagnes, includes such gourmet dishes as "Potage a la Tortue" (turtle soup); "Blini Demidoff
au Caviar" (buckwheat cakes with caviar and sour cream); "Caille en Sarcophage avec Sauce Perigourdine" (quail in puff pastry shell with foie gras and truffle sauce); "La Salad", with Belgian endive and walnuts in a vinaigrette; and "Les Fromages", presenting Blue Cheese, grapes, figs, pineapple and papaya.
From Odiot, which is being distributed by Julia Watts, comes the Gold Berry collection, including a fruit bowl and candleholder, and the Demidoff
service, re-edited versions of silver pieces commissioned in 1817, including a tureen and a double salt cellar.
said: "I am sure the council is being racist but we can't afford to pursue this legally.
And the sisters, Jane Tolfree from Buckinghamshire and Dana Demidoff
from Derby, have now accepted the offer, with the sale likely to go through next month.
The ex-council house in Maentwrog was inherited by Jane Tolfree and Dana Demidoff
following the death of their parents, who bought the isolated property as a retirement home 20 years ago.
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From the paving of the streets and the establishment of the gold florin in 1252, Levey embarks upon a narrative enhanced by excellent photographs of this city on the Arno, as it proceeds through its Renaissance history and beyond, ending only with the late nineteenth-century Cook's Tours to the city and the exotic Piazza Demidoff
1) For a hefty price, film-goers could complete the cinema experience by heading off to a restaurant and savoring the delights of turtle soup, Blinis Demidoff
, and Cailles en Sarcophage, accompanied by Veuve Clicquot champagne and Clos de Vougeot Burgundy.
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4); the other two, formerly in the Demidoff
collection at the Palace of San Donato near Florence, were acquired by the J.