Scallywag

It is sad not to love, but it is much sadder not to be able to love.

~ Miguel de Unamuno ~

Posts related to food

Behold the Aussie snotblock.
You won't find a good snotblock just anywhere.

Snotblocks

February 14th, 2014 ~ Est. reading time: 1 min, 11 secs

Behold the Aussie snotblock.

Behold the Aussie snotblock.

Upfront I apologize. But it’s not my fault they are called “snotblocks“. Blame it all on being Australian. Read the rest of this entry »

Argh! What are you eating?
That's not food!

Beware The Food Manufacturers

November 3rd, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 38 secs

Argh! What are you eating?

Argh! What are you eating?

Food. I’m a fan of it. But not the manufactured stuff. That isn’t food but an exploitative replica.

Food, to me, is stuff that smells fresh, goes off fairly quickly, and comes packed with nutritional goodness and flavor.  While, the manufactured version that we refer to as food is something else many times removed. Read the rest of this entry »

Here's to the wonders of food!
 

Chicken Parmy Please

October 4th, 2013 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 14 secs

Here's to the wonders of food!

Here’s to the wonders of food!

You could call it fusion food, though it’s hardly highbrow.  While epicurean snobs push their noses up enough to risk hooking their nostrils on low-slung chandeliers, food will always be far more than status on a plate. Read the rest of this entry »

Fancy! They went to all this trouble and all i asked for was a little something.
That's the truth about food: you can't always get what you want.

Hey Food!

January 17th, 2012 ~ Est. reading time: 2 mins, 49 secs

Fancy! They went to all this trouble and all I asked for was a "little something"

Remember the last time you traveled? I’m not sure why but have you noticed that when you do, your desire for food rises? Something savory, maybe? Or else something sugary and sweet. Whatever you crave, touring ticks the hungry box. Read the rest of this entry »