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Inaugural Lunch

3,000 calories.

12:56 PM, Jan 21, 2013 • By DANIEL HALPER
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The menu for today's Inaugural lunch, with President Obama and members of Congress, has been posted:

First Course: Steamed Lobster with New England Clam Chowder Sauce

Second Course: Hickory Grilled Bison with Red Potato Horseradish Cake and Wild Huckleberry Reduction

Third Course: Hudson Valley Apple Pie with Sour Cream Ice Cream, Aged Cheese and Honey

The wines served will include: 

  • Tierce Finger Lakes Dry Riesling (2010)
  • Korbel Natural, Special Inaugural Cuvée California Champagne
  • Bedell Cellars Merlot (2009)

NBC reports the total calorie count per meal is 3,000:

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