China Hu Jintao State Dinner
This is the third state dinner...
U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama welcome President of China Hu Jintao for a State Dinner at the White House in Washington, January 19, 2011.
Michelle Obama wears a red petal print silk organza off-the-shoulder gown by the late designer Alexander McQueen.
Barbra Streisand and her husband James Brolin
Journalist Christine Amanpour and husband James Rubin
Jamie Dimon of JP Morgan Chase and his wife Judith
Vogue Magazine's Anna Wintour and Shelby Bryan
Newly elected mayors...
Edwin M. Lee, Mayor of San Francisco, California, and Jean Quan, Mayor of Oakland, California
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and former U.S. President Bill Clinton
D'Anjou Pear with Farmstead Goat Cheese Fennel, Black Walnuts, and White Balsamic
Poached Maine Lobster
Orange Glaze Carrots and Black Trumpet Mushrooms
Wine: DuMol Chardonnay "Russian River" 2008 (California)
Dry Aged Rib Eye with Buttermilk Crisp Onions
Double Stuffed Potatoes and Creamed Spinach
Wine: Quilceda Creek Cabernet "Columbia Valley" 2005 (Washington State)
Old Fashioned Apple Pie
with Vanilla Ice Cream
Wine: Poet's Leap Riesling "Botrytis" 2008 (Washington State)