fete : christmas [dinner & brunch]

we may be on different sides of the globe, but both our families are stellar at the same thing : eating. candlelit dinner. candlelit brunch. we don't care what the meal is as long as our plate is full and it has a matching cocktail. with the time difference, the christmas dinner in colombo and the holiday brunch in nyc were synched up. simultaneous boozing and carbo-loading.

[christmas dinner in colombo]
1. carving
2. achchi's seat & the decorations
3. the meat & accoutrements
4. savera's soup
[holiday brunch in manhattan]
1. rudolph the red-nosed spaghetti squash
2. blackberry, apple & cassis compote
3. turkey bacon & multigrain waffles
4. the feast