Felice Pascuas

Posada en el Horizonte Azul
(Inn on the Blue Horizon)

'For the privacy of the Inn's guests
the hotel areas are NOT open to the public'

Vieques, P.R.
April 12, 1998

Tonite's Menu:

(Choose one from each Course)


Peppered Cream of Asparagus Soup
Chilled Norwegian Smoked Salmon and Potato Soup
Salad of Grilled Tuna, Haricort Vert, Corsica Olives, Roasted Peppers
Strudel of Smoked Duck Brest, Cepes, and Morel Mushrooms
Saute of fresh Oysters and Spring Leeks, laced with Pernod
Salad of Field Greens and Teardrop Tomatoes with Rice Paper Cracklings

Main Course

Loin of Spring Lamb with Spinach Leaves, Rosemary, Sundried Tomatoes and Vermont Goat Cheese
Black Angus Tenderloin, pan-seared, then grilled and basted with Garlic Fudge, accompanied by Tarragon Demi-glace
Cornmeal-crusted fillet of Arctic Char served on nest of Angel Hair tossed with Shallot Cream seasoned with Herbs and Sundried Tomatoes
Tropical Chicken marinated with Sesame and Cilantro, served with Curried Ginger Pinapple Chutney
"Blu"lliabaise: Saffron Broth, with Fennel, including Gulf Shrimp, Sea Scallops and Monkfish


Raspberry Creme Brulee
White Chocolate Ice Cream with White Chocolate Chunks
'Flower Pot' Tirami Su (served in a ceramic planter with zinnia)
Sundried Peach Ice Cream
Chocolate Mousse over Fresh Strawberries

Reservations Recommended
Happy Hour: 4 - 6 pm


ME: Tengo una reservacion para tres personas. Me llamo Galligan.

THE WAITER: Yes sir, right this way.

ME: Podria vel el menu?

TW: Of course. (see above)

ME: El servicio esta incluido en la cuenta?

TW: No sir, the gratuity is at your pleasure, as an extra.

ME: Puede aceptar usted mi cheque personal?

TW: No sir, we cannot.

ME: Acceptan cheques de viaje?

TW: No sir, we do not.

ME: Acceptan tarjetas de credito?

TW: Yes sir, American Express.

ME: Tengo Visa y Master Card.

TW: I'm sorry.

ME: No es exactamente lo que quiero.

TW: What would you like?

ME: Podria ver otra menu menos caro.

TW: Es imposible.

ME: No intendio; hable despacio, por favor.

TW: E...s.....I...m...p...o...s...i...b...l...e..!

ME: No me gusta.

TW: Sorry? ME: Donde esta el banco mas cercano?

TW: Sir, we're in the middle of nowhere here.

ME: Creo que estoy enfermo!

TW: Pardon me?

ME: Un momento no mas!

ME: Cuidado!

ME: Siga!

ME: No se!

ME: Ando perdido; Me he extraviado.

ME: Pare!

Next: Operation Scorpion

Copyright 1998
Jan Galligan
All Rights Reserved
Last modified Aug. 8, 1998