Yummy Auction of Promises

A5_Final_Flyer_2nd MayThere are lots of yummy lots to bid for in Wimbledon & District Synagogue’s Auction of Promises 2013 this Sunday 19th May. Please come along for a fun evening – click for details and full list of lots – or put in an online bid. Here are some of the foody items- and further details about the evening below:

INDIAN COOKERY: Veena,Dhal will come to your home and demonstrate the art of vegetarian Indian cooking. She will provide all of the ingredients and show you how to prepare a starter and two or three classic dishes chosen by you. You will then be able to serve the food to 8 to 10 friends of your choice ! (within a 20 min drive of Wimbledon)
DELICIOUS DINNER IN KEW: Celebrate a special occasion or have a great night dining out with family or friends with up to eight people. Judy will host you at her home in Kew with a three course meal with wine followed by coffee. Menu will be agreed with you but could be Tom Yum Thai soup or asparagus with sautéed almonds to start followed by lamb stuffed with apricots and roasted vegetables or salmon with lime and coriander with stir fry vegetables or butternut squash pie with goat cheese, nuts and spinach, followed by chocolate mousse, ginger cream cake and mango and orange marinade. Date flexible.
FISH PIE DINNER: Lorna cohen’s famous fish pie made with love, laughter and a wholesome secret ingredient. Either to be eaten chez Cohen at a mutually convenient time or to be taken away and suitable for up to 8 people !
DINNER FOR 6 DELIVERED: First Serve Catering. A two course dinner for 6 delivered to your door. http://www.firstservecatering.co.uk
TEXAS-STYLE BARBEQUE: Carra and David Kane are offering a Texas style barbeque for 6 at their home in Wimbledon and these folks know how to barbeque in style…Mouthwatering menu to include steak, corn on the cob and more…
RUSSIAN DINNER FOR 8: An evening to remember and you won’t leave here sober… A Russian dinner for 8 at Marina and Boris Grinberg’s house in Hampton.
TRADITIONAL HIGH TEA: A chance to experience a traditional “High tea” with home made cakes and scones and mouth watering finger sand-wiches for up to 35 of your family and friends and catered for you in your own home by our baking masters Noemi Zell, Lyn Feldschreiber and Sharon Tyler
VEGETARIAN DINNER FROM THE WIMSHUL COOKS  Vegetarian Friday Night Menu for Six by Wimshulcooks. Starters: Superb Apple Hallah by Liz. Delicious Matzo Ball Soup by Miriam. Main Courses: Amazing Spinach Casserole by Carra. Extraordinary Courgette Latkes by Alison. Aromatic Stuffed Peppers with basmati rice by Claudia. Dessert:Divine Chocolate Torte by Lynne. *All dishes will be delivered to the refrigerator/kitchen at WDS to be collected for an agreed Friday night prior to July 19th 2013 *
FOX AND GRAPES LUNCH: Lunch for two with a bottle of house wine at the fabulous Fox and Grapes gastro pub, situated on Wimbledon common.  If you haven’t eaten here before, you have missed a treat !!!
TEA AND CONVERSATION WITH THELMA RUBY: After noon tea for up to five people with accomplished actress Thelma Ruby. A chance for the thespian in you to chat with Thelma over tea and cake and ask her about the world of show biz. Thelma has appeared in many films and TV and on stage including Cabaret, staring alongside Judi Dench, King Lear with Orson Welles and Thelma played Golde to Topol’s Tevye……. to name but a few !
LUNCH AT ROEHAMTON CLUB: Relax and enjoy the generous hospitality of Helen and Nich Tarsh who would be delighted for 4 people to be their guests for lunch at the idyllic Roehampton club
LYNNE’S CAKES: Lynne Sidkin is offering 6 of her mouth watering cakes from a choice of Lemon Drizzle, Honey, Chocolate brownies, Chocolate fridge cakes or chocolate and date.  The best thing is they are 0 calories….!
AWARD WINNING CAKE: A special ‘wheat-free’ delicious cake from award-winning cake maker Claudia Camhi.  Variety of exquisite flavours to choose from.
CHILDREN’S BIRTHDAY TEA: Marion Style (mother of 4 and grandmother of 10) and Josie Knox will cater a traditional children’s birthday tea for up to 16 children.  Winner to collect from Streatham or Josie or Marion might be able to deliver.
BESPOKE CUP-CAKES: Jackie Freedman has perfected her cupcakes over many years and is offering 24 bespoke cakes perfect for a special occasion
FRESHLY-BAKED CHALLA: Freshly cooked cholla using Judith Ish Horowicz’s special recipe. Baked with love by the  Apples and Honey parents.  4 cholla baked either once weekly, once a fortnight or once a month.
TEA FOR TWO AT CANNIZARO HOUSE.  An all time classic and truly English experience, not to mention a fabulous treat. Delicious, fresh, buttermilk scones are served with homemade jam and clotted cream, accompanied by a selection of finger sandwiches, freshly baked cakes and pastries. All complimented by your favourite blend of the finest tea… how can you resist? – it is all homemade.

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