Amuse Bouche: Links for 11/11/11

Must Try

By Alix Simnock and Randee Dawn,

The Simpsons


A tempting concoction of links to enjoy this weekend. Bon appetit!

Food Porn Daily

How to Open a Can With a SpoonThe name pretty much speaks for itself, but just so you know, these are glorified images of decadent food that some say causes arousal. [Food Porn Daily]

Know all those jokes about a poor guy stranded on a desert island with just a can … and no can opener? Well, if he had a spoon … problem solved! Check it out. [YouTube]


Craving something but don’t know how to make a whole dish out of it? This neat website with its simple but high-class layout will lead the way to satisfaction! Want something with milk? Then type milk into the search box and you will be engulfed by beautiful image after image of dishes containing milk with accompanying recipes for those masterpieces. Problem solved! [GoJee]

Brooklyn Chocolate Egg Cream & Seeking NYC Tips

A child-like tale about a man’s discovery of his love for chocolate egg creams; comes with simple recipe. [Everybody Likes Sandwiches]

From Chompsgiving to Chew Year’s: Holiday Dishes

NPR wants your food! Well, photos of your food. Submit the name of your special holiday dish, why it’s important and a picture if you have one … and you may find your mom’s famous ambrosia dish featured on national radio! [NPR]

How to Pick the Best Produce

Do you thump your melons? Do you even know what you’re listening for? Check out this terrific list of common vegetables and fruits and find out what to look for when buying. [Men’s Health]

Celebrity Chefs Make a Reservation in Springfield

Get your foodie on with new food bloggers The Simpsons on this week’s episode of the long-running (if not as funny as in the early days) animated series. “The Simpsons” airs Nov. 13 at 8 p.m. on Fox. Check out this great pre-show clip! [The Simpsons]

— Alix Simnock and Randee Dawn