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Think You Can Eat Like a Hobbit? Meet Your Alamo

The Alamo Drafthouse in Austin, Texas is doing another marathon viewing session of the Extended Editions of The Lord of the Rings on March 25, 2012! And in case that weren’t enough, they are also reprising their Lord of the Rings Trilogy Feast!

The feast consists of seven courses*, not to mention all of the lembas bread you can eat.

First Breakfast: Fresh Hens eggs, nice crispy bacon, grilled mushroom, and an orange slice. Canella Blood Orange Mimosa.

Second Breakfast: Strawberries and Cream. Fleurasion Oberhoff Mead.

Elevensies: Pan seared sausage and tomatoes with cheeses, cabbage, and pickles. Dogfish Head Indian Brown Ale.

Luncheon: Grilled lamb chops, cabernet reduction with mashed potatoes, roast baby carrots and a brown ale. Guinness Stout.

Afternoon Tea: Tea Baby greens with garlic blackberry vinaigrette, salted pork-cheese galette, tea cookies served with hot tea.

Dinner: Stewed Coney with taters, carrot, and leek, fresh garden herbs with crusty bread. Woodchuck Amber Cider.

Supper: Swirl of tomato and spinach soups wild mushroom crouton, apple pie. NV Charles Bove Sparkling Brut.

(*Vegetarian options are available upon request.)

The cost of food with the italicized alcohol option is $150; the food only is $115 (both prices include the $21 ticket for admission to the cinema). Make sure to buy tickets early!

For a breakdown of how the day will go, make sure to check out our coverage of their November, 2011 event.

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  1. Whoa, that looks good! I eat a very Hobbity first breakfast, though that tends to hold me ’till supper so I’m not sure I’m worthy of such an undertaking – will have to try it and spread it out over a whole week!

  2. Those remind me of the charcuterie plate I had at a wonderful restaurant here in Portland called Little Bird.