gominokouhai + food   56

Meet the Bartender Making Buckfast Negronis - MUNCHIES
Ahh, Buckfast. For when it's not yet early enough for Irn-Bru.
food  booze  classwar  scotland 
23 days ago by gominokouhai
Seagull falls into pot of curry, terrible puns ensue | The Poke
The pilau creature. He terned orange. After that experience he must have wanted his cardamom. I'm sure he'd pa-rather not have fallen in. He'll be more peshwari in future. Sorry for all the puns, I'm only rogan joshing.
silly  food  twitter  internet  socialmedia  awww 
june 2016 by gominokouhai
From Parthian chicken to flat breads: experimenting with a Roman oven | British Museum blog
Alright, but apart from the sanitation, the medicine, education, wine, public order, irrigation, roads, the fresh-water system, and tagines....
food  history  cooking  incrediblyobscurereference 
june 2016 by gominokouhai
15 Obscure Sauces You Likely Haven't Tried, But Should | Mental Floss UK
Two out of fifteen. Must try harder. A handy ready-prepared bucket list.
food  foodies  clickbait 
march 2016 by gominokouhai
The World's First Cultured Meatball - Memphis Meats ¦ Youtube
"This is the first time a meatball has ever been cooked with beef cells that did not require a cow to be slaughtered". Paging @GreatDismal.
WilliamGibson  livinginthefuture  science  coolstuff  cooking  food  sustainability 
february 2016 by gominokouhai
Scott And Scurvy (Idle Words)
Fascinating: "They had a theory of the disease that made sense, fit the evidence, but was utterly wrong". Also it turns out that there is exactly one application of lemon that is not automatically, infinitely improved by the substitution of lime.
science  history  health  food  booze 
november 2015 by gominokouhai
How To Peel a Head of Garlic in Less Than 10 Seconds | Youtube
Also the best method of peeling garlic while shouting "RAAARGH".
cooking  coolstuff  food  video 
december 2013 by gominokouhai
What Does Salt Add to a Margarita? | Mental Floss
TLDR: it makes it more delicious. That's what salt does.
food 
november 2013 by gominokouhai
Frances’ Festivus Picks for an Alternative Christmas | Vinspire
The ever-delightful @awesommelier answers the oft-asked question: just what is the correct wine pairing for feats of strength beneath the alumin{i,}um pole?
silly  incrediblyobscurereference  food 
november 2013 by gominokouhai
Blue Fucking Moon | Total Ales
"If Brewdog put an iota of the energy they focus on hatemongering against brands such as Blue Moon into making fucking amazing beer then I'd wager they'd make a lot more fucking amazing beer".
beer  food  food  politics  blog 
october 2013 by gominokouhai
Normal Person Vs… Jamie Oliver | Kamikaze Cookery
Hey, look, it's topical again! A reminder from a few years back that Jamie fucking Oliver can't make a basic pasta sauce.
luvviedom  food  video 
august 2013 by gominokouhai
Jamie Oliver: might I direct you to the icon accompanying this post? | The Stony Croutons Do Not Agree With Her
More from the "Jamie Oliver is a clueless, patronizing mockney twat" stable. A rich well from which we may draw many times yet. I may have ranted a little in the comments.
food  food  politics  bloodytories  fuckwits 
august 2013 by gominokouhai
Jamie Oliver bemoans chips, cheese and giant TVs of modern-day poverty | Graun
Jamie Oliver: always been a fat-tongued mockney cunt, now he's a deeply offensive cunt spouting Tory propaganda. If you see him, kill him with your bare hands.
food  food  politics  bloodytories  classwar  fuckwits 
august 2013 by gominokouhai
The Blade Bone Inn: Restaurant Reviews | Trip Advisor
Probably the greatest management response of all time. We've all had customers like this. You can see them coming a mile off and you know that you're going to lose no matter what you do. Fortunately, this is what the right of reply function on Tripadvisor was designed for. I don't know about anyone else, but I'm strongly tempted to pop down to Reading for a steak.
food  customer  service  internet  fuckwits 
august 2013 by gominokouhai
picking on the poor for not being able to make the same food choices posh people do is worse than horse burgers
Loses coherence at the end, but the points about food sourcing and the fact that it's only possible if you're middle class are good points, and well made.
politics  poverty  food  food  politics 
february 2013 by gominokouhai
Everyday value? | Tim Atkin
92 supermarket "value"-range wines tested. Disappointed to see Sainsbury fare so badly, but I only ever use the stuff for cooking anyway. It seems that Aldi is the place to go.
food 
january 2013 by gominokouhai
Return to the fifties
While we're on the subject: the middle-class austerity drive. No I have not and never have been in benefits-level poverty, but I know all about counting slices of bread and stretching leftovers out.
food  poverty 
january 2013 by gominokouhai
BBC News - 'Pink slime' lawsuit for Jamie Oliver, ABC and blogger
My arch-nemesis sued by some random bloke who lost his job at a carcass rendering factory, allegedly because Jamie dissed rendered carcasses. I have to admit I'm torn on this one. I don't care who loses as long as somebody does.
jamieoliver  litigiousbastards  news  food 
december 2012 by gominokouhai
Brining Chicken — A Complete Guide
The goose is getting fat and all that. I gather that some of you don't yet know that you MUST do this when roasting poultry. It is the LAW and I INSIST.
cooking  food 
december 2012 by gominokouhai
Heston Blumenthal unveils new use for a tampon – as a palate cleanser
"`There is no way I am thinking of serving tampons to people in a restaurant,' he insisted". There are some levels to which even Dr B won't go.
news  food 
october 2012 by gominokouhai
Chocolate Consumption, Cognitive Function, and Nobel Laureates — NEJM
There is a direct correlation (p<0.0001) between national chocolate consumption and number of Nobel prizes won. SCIENCE, BITCHES.
coolstuff  food  science 
october 2012 by gominokouhai
Wine, Women and the idiots around us
The inimitable @awesommelier on sexism, or the lack of it, in the trade.
food  politics  food 
september 2012 by gominokouhai
Oh My Dayum
Possibly the greatest autotuned cheeseburger review you'll see today. Fantastic.
video  food  music 
august 2012 by gominokouhai
The Terrible Tragedy of the Healthy Eater
We've all been there, right? ...right? Just me, then? Dear Ghod, no more kale, please.
satire  food 
august 2012 by gominokouhai
Weekly Food Challenge #5
A late addition: eggs Cumberbatch. Yes it is delicious and you can't have any, much like its eponym.
weeklyfoodchallenge  food 
july 2012 by gominokouhai
Weekly Food Challenge #6
This week it's supposed to be Caribbean, but I have subverted it into some hideous perversion of itself. Yay me.
weeklyfoodchallenge  food 
july 2012 by gominokouhai
Weekly Food Challenge
Yes folks, it's back! This week: eggses.
weeklyfoodchallenge  food 
june 2012 by gominokouhai
School Dinners? Dog’s Breakfast
Argyll and Bute Council introduced to the Streisand Effect. Excellent commentary, again, by Edinburgh Eye.
streisandeffect  blogging  food 
june 2012 by gominokouhai
The perfect bacon sandwich | Northern Food
Can't dispute this. Even, reluctantly, must agree with the preference for unsmoked bacon in this singlular context. But grilled? demonstrates only that he's not frying it right. Nonetheless: want bacon sammich now.
food 
april 2012 by gominokouhai
Has Britain fallen out of love with lager?
About fuckin' time. Godawful fizzy piss water. Let it die.
food  beer 
march 2012 by gominokouhai
Is the food revolution just a great big fat lie? | Life and style | The Guardian
or, Why Jamie Oliver Is An Insidious Threat To Society And Must Be Destroyed For The Good Of All
foodies  food  politics  inequality  cooking  food 
march 2012 by gominokouhai
Apple challenge: Apple Sauce Done Right
I contributed to this week's inaugural Weekly Food Challenge.
recipe  food 
february 2012 by gominokouhai
Jemma Eat World
Local reviews. She prefers independents and curries. Hates Wagamama almost as much as I do. I might be in love if she hadn't preemptively stolen my blog idea.
food 
february 2012 by gominokouhai
Where The Buffalo Roamed
How far is it possible to get from a McDonalds? Nice visualization. Now do one for Starbucks please.
food 
february 2012 by gominokouhai
Mini hoad in the tole
It distresses me greatly to see an improperly cooked Yorkshire pudding. This recipe badly needs some fixing.
food 
february 2012 by gominokouhai
Cooking For Geeks
I wanted to write this and now I've been beaten to it. Please note I have a birthday coming up, folks.

(Note that it's not "Cooking in a Nutshell". This is cooking in a nutshell: "Help! I'm in a nutshell! how did I get into this nutshell? oh well, better make the most of it. What's for dinner? Nuts, I suspect.")
food 
february 2012 by gominokouhai

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