Saturday, July 19, 2008

Dinner out - Rue Cler Style

We met our friends tonight for a quick night out at one of our favorite Durham restaurants, Rue Cler.  They offer a "prix fixe" menu where you get a 3 course dinner for $30 - what a great price!


Andy started the evening off with a full-bodied red

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I snuck a few sips!!

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Mixed Greens, Grapes, Pine Nuts, Fourme d'Ambert Viniagrette

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Asparagus, Farm-Fresh Egg, Sauce Béarnaise

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Duck Breast, Mushroom and Brie Tart, Cherry Gastrique - Andy ordered this and we all agreed the mushroom and brie tart was amazing, we declared it the best thing of the night!!

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NC Red Snapper, Local Red Potato, Fennel and Tomato Salad

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Sweet Ending - Black and Blueberry Crêpe with Chocolate Creme Anglaise

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1 comment:

sarah said...

i didn't know they ever stopped doing the fixed price dinners -- and i think it used to be 3 for $25. either way that looks amazing -- ESPECIALLY that mushroom-brie tart! yum! we need to go with you two sometime :)