an embodiment of the Dream in food, drink and dance
To support a Midrealm warrior, Lord William Rane, Squire to Duke Sir Eliahu Ben Itzhak, of Haus Kriegstrum, to help him cover the medical bills incurred at Pennsic War while defending the Crown.
We the below named Master Cooks, before God and King, pledge to devise the most sumptuous period banquet at the upcoming Pennsic War or a mutually agreed upon date and location, for 12 guests based on the time period, location and genre of your choosing- of 5 courses to include all appropriate dishes, beverages, aperitifs and cordials, We pledge that we will bring to bear our talents, abilities, resources and dependants to create an evening of gustatory pleasure unlike anything seen before.
These Master Cooks of the Middle Kingdom have come together to offer a dinner unmatched in the Known World
Dame Hauviette d'Anjou
Mistress Helewyse de Birkestad
Mistress Iasmin de Cordoba
Master Llewellyn ap Teirnon
Mistress Gwyneth Banfhidhleir
Master Edouard Halidai
Master Giles Fitz Alan
By Her Grace Aislinn de Richemont: 12 hand embroidered napkins
By the Master Cooks: 12 appropriate place settings
By Lord Rutger Von Gronigen and Companie: period music to sooth your ear and fill your heart with joy
By al-Sayyida-Maryam al-Andalusiyya and companie: period dancing
By Master Asim: period dance
By Baroness Katerina Peregrine: custom illuminated placards
By Lord Malachai: woodworking, brewing, cordial making, and assistance to the Master Cooks
Merriment and more, to be added
Current bid: $2,000
Number of bids: 3
Your bid is welcome to be received by us in writing at this address firstname.lastname@example.org - Bids must be received by October 25, 2009 midnight. The winning bid must be paid by money order, certified check or cash (to be received by Lord Gabriel Carrone a.k.a. Nick Horsely, in trust on behalf of the beneficiary) by October 30, 2009 or the next winning bid will be given precedence.