Category Archives: Potatoes

Wonderful Word Of the Week #4

To celebrate my 22nd post, this week you get several words! The compulsive eating of non-food stuffs. cautopyreiophagia the eating of burnt matches tricophagia the eating of hair geomeglophagia the eating of raw potatoes hyalophagia the eating of glass coprophagia  … Continue reading

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Toad in the Hole

There’s nothing like a light snack for a balmy summer’s evening… and this is nothing like a light snack for a balmy summer’s evening. Toad in the hole is a dish of meat (usually sausages) cooked in a batter pudding. … Continue reading

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Potatoes in Shakespeare

The humble spud came to Europe in the second half of the sixteenth century. It was expensive at first and seemingly endowed with aphrodisiac properties. There are two references in Shakepeare My doe with the black scut! Let the sky … Continue reading

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