Inviting your friends to enjoy a Sunday Brunch is a wonderful way to spend part of a Sunday, enjoy a gourmet feast while relaxing and still have the rest of the day to enjoy.
The only work you have to do is make the choices, since no one could try all of the following in one meal.
Consider – is this an elegant ladies only brunch or does it include men with heartier appetites? Prices dependent on selections made, number of guests and your requirements.
A variation on Mimosas, or Bucks Fizz as we call it in England, Champagne, apricot nectar and orange juice . This tastes just as good, but without the buzz, if made with non alcoholic champagne.
Ham and Mushroom cups
Slices of Virginia ham in muffin cups with a rich mushroom filling, topped with an omelet mixture and baked.
Asparagus and Hollandaise Sauce
4-5 stalks per person are topped with fresh hollandaise sauce. Seasonal
With mildly spicy chipotle mayonnaise – taste the crab and not the breadcrumbs
Classic bacon, cream, Swiss cheese quiche cooked to a creamy perfection
Either simple buttermilk, or with blueberries, or chocolate chips with mixed berry sauce.
With freshly whipped cream and mixed berry sauce
Freshly Made Scones
With jam and freshly whipped cream - taste the real English scones made with butter and cream.
Fresh Fruit Salad
A selection of seasonal fruits in an orange syrup with orange liqueur
Lemon Poppy Seed Cake
Classic poppy seed cake with lemon zest in the cake and finished with a lemon glaze.
Raspberry Almond Tart
Rich almond shortbread crust, with a raspberry preserve layer, topped by a dense ground almond cake layer, finished with sliced almonds and powdered sugar.
Peach Shortbread Squares
Rich shortbread base topped with sliced peaches and finished with a pecan streusel.