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Yet another weird SF fan
 

Tuesday, October 17, 2006

An Oddly-Named Food

I recently saw cans of Spotted Dick on sale in the ethnic foods aisle at my local supermarket. I had thought it was a practical joke invented by British expatriates.

3 Comments:

Blogger David said...

The actually good British foods are the ones with names like that. I think they want to keep the good stuff secret from the French or something. If I'm ever in a restaurant over there, I'm ordering a Scabrous Strumpet's Fanny.

6:02 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Spotted Dick is disgusting stuff, but the name might be pinched for line of condoms.

10:33 PM  
Blogger Zoe Brain said...

I can see you've not been initiated into the mysteries of Toad in the Hole.

Yes, there is a Kosher version.

1:35 AM  

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