It’s the book launch of Tell Them to Get Lost tomorrow night, so I thought I’d give you a taste of the food we might eat if we were in 1974. Although you probably wouldn’t want to eat it, because those hip cats in 1974 ate some weird shit. I found some recipe cards from 1974 and looking at the things on offer was enough to turn me off my dinner. Even some of the names would make you reach for a bucket. I mean who would eat something called ‘Fluffy Mackerel Pudding’ or ‘Chilled Celery Log’. Here are some of my favourite recipe cards…
Food should NOT be this colour.
I had no idea frankfurters could be so spectacular.
They must come from some big fish.
With a frog and an alien on the side (and bong water in the middle!)
Enjoy your Chicken Liver bake with nanna’s ashes.