No wonder there is a gym on Capitol Hill for the politicians! See note from FNC’s Chad Pergram!


And…here is the calorie count for the luncheon. Tops 3,000 calories if you eat the entire thing.


First Course: Steamed Lobster with New England Clam Chowder Sauce

Lobster Tails

New England Clam Chowder Sauce

Sauteed Spinach

Sweet Potato Hay

Per Serving: Calories 783, Fat 45.7g, Saturated Fat 16g, Cholesterol 247 mg, Sodium 1819 mg, Carbohydrates 55g, Dietary Fiber 7.5g, Sugar 14g, Protein 29g

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


Butternut Squash Puree

Baby Golden Beets and Green Beans

Red Potato Horseradish Cake

Strawberry Preserve and Red Cabbage

Wild Huckleberry Reduction

Per Serving: Calories 1184, Fat 34.6g, Saturated Fat 16g, Cholesterol 177mg, Sodium 7445mg, Carbohydrates, 149g, Dietary Fiber 16.7, Sugar 97.2g, Protein 51g

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

Pie Dough

Cinnamon Crumble


Sour Cream Ice Cream

Maple Caramel Sauce


Artisan Cheeses

Per Serving: Calories 1060, Fat 64.4g, Saturated Fat 39g, Cholesterol 331mg, Sodium 488mg, Carbohydrates, 108.5g, Dietary Fiber 1.7g, Sugar 75g, Protein 14g

Total Nutritional Counts (not including wine pairing): Calories 3027, Fat 145 g, Saturated Fat 71g (49% of fat), Sodium 9752 mg, Total Carbs 312.5g, Sugar 186.2g (59% of carbs)




Chad Pergram

Senior Producer for Capitol Hill