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Food named after people.

Discussion in 'Personal' started by jacob, Jun 15, 2012.

  1. jacob

    jacob Lead commenter

    You know: peach Melba
    The Sandwich (ha!)
    In honour of the Formula One driver we are eating Pasta Maldonado for tea.
     
  2. Saverin
    Caesar salad
     
  3. Anonymous

    Anonymous New commenter

    Garibaldi biscuits.
     
  4. camis

    camis New commenter

    Pavlova
     
  5. doomzebra

    doomzebra Occasional commenter

    Heinz beans [​IMG]

     
  6. Sauce hollandaise

    whaddya mean "it's not named after the new French president"?
     
  7. lapinrose

    lapinrose Star commenter

    Beef Wellington.
     
  8. Victoria Sandwich
     
  9. cariad2

    cariad2 New commenter

    Kellog's cornflakes
     
  10. cariad2

    cariad2 New commenter

    Melba toast
     
  11. Battenberg?
     
  12. nick909

    nick909 Star commenter

    Pavlova
    Margherita
     
  13. doomzebra

    doomzebra Occasional commenter

    Named after the Russian psychologist who trained dogs to drool when shown a meringue*





    *this is not, in the strictest sense of the word, true
     
  14. cariad2

    cariad2 New commenter

    Cherry Garcia ice-cream
     
  15. nick909

    nick909 Star commenter

    Omelette Arnold Bennet
    Oysters Rockerfeller
    Chateaubriand
    Sachertorte

     
  16. nick909

    nick909 Star commenter

    [​IMG]
    It's all the funnier to me as I made the same connection as you did as I posted!
     
  17. Anonymous

    Anonymous New commenter

    Sandwich
     
  18. Cappachino (as in the coffee), apparently called so after Cappachine (sp?!) monks. (bit tenuous perhaps)
     
  19. modelmaker

    modelmaker Lead commenter

    Tournedos Rossini
     
  20. kippers....named after Kipper Jennings, the first person to have caught one in 1674.
     

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