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The Oscar menu: Puck plans a small-plates party for the Governors Ball
The Oscar menu: Puck plans a small-plates party for the Governors Ball

After the Oscars, dessert will be served in 3-D at the Governors Ball this year. Spago pastry chef Sherry Yard has created an Austrian chocolate cake that resembles a staircase leading to a giant edible Oscar statuette that is iced in a way that makes it pop into relief when viewed through the 3-D glasses presented with the dessert. "It's the first time we're going to eat in 3-D," says the ball's master chef, Wolfgang Puck, over coffee before lunch service at Spago in Beverly Hills. "Why not? We love movies in 3-D these days." The dessert is a far cry from the vanilla and chocolate ice cream that was served in the Blossom Room of the Hollywood Roosevelt...

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