inspirations gathered

by
camille becerra

Monday, September 19, 2011

“You live but once; you might as well be amusing.”
Coco Chanel

Never Surrender

“Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside while still alive. Never surrender.”  Tupac Shakur

Friday, January 7, 2011

w magazine


Scenes from my dinner for the September 2010 issue of W Magazine,  clockwise from top right; Oranges and rosemary with honey yogurt spheres: produce from the Union Square Greenmarket: me plating up some porterhouse; squash-flower focaccia; and writing the evenings menu.

Menu
Amuse
Basil Blossom Tempura
caviar, cucumber, crema

Appetizer
Focaccia of Stuffed Squash Flowers
salad of marinated tomato & grapes


Fennel-Purslane-Blueberry Salad
hemp vinaigrette

Porterhouse
charred beets & cipollinis, salsa verde

Grilled Oranges
rosemary, yogurt-honey spheres