Wild Rice-Mushroom Soup An elegant soup for a special occasion. It's exceptionally easy, but special because of the wild rice and sherry.
Warm Chicken Salad with Oranges and Almonds With its enticing colors and irresistible mix of fruity-sweet flavor and vinegar tang, this salad is perfect special-luncheon fare. For added crunch, serve topped with croutons.
Sparkling Apple Juice
Apricot Bread Pudding (or cut-up fresh fruit) Dried apricots and a hint of cardamom make an old favorite extra scrumptious.