POSTED: Friday, February 24, 2012 - 11:30pm
UPDATED: Friday, February 24, 2012 - 11:34pm
NBC NATIONAL NEWS —
The Oscars are this Sunday, and as stars get into their best shape to hit the red carpet NBC's getting a peek at the tempting food they'll find at the governor's ball!
Today, the spotlight was on the food and the man who created the governor's ball menu. That chef is Wolfgang Puck. It's his 18th consecutive year selected by the academy to come up with a menu to please 1500 A-list guests.
Puck will serve up 50 different dishes. 0ver 1,400 pounds of Maine Lobster, 6,000 taro root mini taco shells and 6,500 Oscar shaped pieces of wood-fired flat bread.