Q: How many people are fed at the Governors Ball, and what’s on the menu this year? —Kay Davis, Bedford, Tex.
A: Master chef Wolfgang Puck will create the menu for the official Academy Awards afterparty at the Hollywood & Highland Center. The 1,500 guests will nosh on more than 50 dishes, including spicy tuna tartare, chicken pot pie with shaved black truffles, mini Kobe burgers, chocolate soufflé cake, ginger meringue, and crème brûlée. See the full menu and get recipes for the cocktails attendees will enjoy at Parade.com/award.
Ginger meringue topped with a chocolate Oscar