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The White House state dinner menu for Kenya revealed

 The White House state dinner menu for Kenya revealed
White House Executive Pastry Chef Susie Morrison holds the dessert course,   -  
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Here's what was on the menu for Thursday's White House state dinner honouring Kenya. White House executive chef Cris Comerford says the main course is a "best of both worlds" combination of smoked short ribs and lobster.

First Course

Chilled Heirloom Tomato Soup

Sourdough Crisps

Arbequina Olive Oil

Main Course

Fruitwood-smoked Beef Short Ribs

Butter-poached Lobster

Citrus Butter

Baby Kale, Sweet Corn Purée


White Chocolate Basket

Banana Ganache

Raspberries, Peaches, Candied Lime Zest


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St. Innocent Pinot Noir "Shea Vineyard" 2019

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