I'm making a belated birthday dinner for a dear, dear friend of mine - Balamico Roasted Chicken with Potatoes one of his fave dishes of mine. I've got that down pat, no problem, I am just wondering if I should serve a salad or a leafy veggie with it and what type of appetizer. I was thinking of this. I'd serve it with some cauliflower and bread.
As for the veggie, would creamed spinach or broccoli with cheese sauce be too much? Should I just make a simple mixed green salad?
Or maybe I'm just being silly about it all? Any suggestions?