What's for dinner at the White House?
25 September 2015 Last updated at 00:44 BST
Colorado lamb will be on the menu on Friday evening when President Obama welcomes his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping.
Grammy-winning R&B singer Ne-Yo is providing entertainment at the state dinner.
White House chefs have given a sneak preview of what they call an American welcoming meal, fused with Chinese cuisine.