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    Every year, WOlfgang Puck prepares the meal for the prestigious Oscars Governors Ball. Everybody who’s anybody is there. The ingredients must be perfect, the flavors perfectly orchestrated. After all, there are 1,500 celebrity guests there, and they will raise hell if the chicken is even the slightest overcooked.

    Puck created a very elaborate menu
    that included pizza with white truffles and kumamoto oysters. There were appetizer trays, tapas, sushi bar, seafood bar, buffet. Just a whole lot of food — and madness in the kitchen.

    Consider the numbers;350 kitchen staff,6,000 Pieces of hand polished Flatware, and a really long shopping list:

    500 Bottles of Laurent Perrier Champagne
    2,000 Bottles of Sterling Wine
    300 lbs. Smoked Wild Salmon
    100 lbs. Natural Certified Angus Beef
    600 ea. Spiny Lobster
    10 lbs. French Farm Raised Osetra Caviar
    250 Whole SMART Organic Chickens
    16 lbs. Black Truffles from Perigord, France
    10 lbs. White Truffles from Alba, Italy
    15 Whole Yellowtails
    150 lbs. Big Eye Tuna
    25 ea. Thai Snapper
    100 Dozen Kumamoto Oysters
    100 lbs. Black Farm-Raised Mussels
    150 lbs. Little Neck Clams, Farm Raised
    300 lbs. Jumbo Shrimp
    550 lbs. Snake River Farms Wagyu Beef (American Kobe)
    25 Whole Wild Striped Bass

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