Friday, July 29, 2011

Canned Goods

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Enchilada Sauce
When you're between local events to shoot and you need a subject for a filler post, why not bulk canned food? Great idea, especially if that's what's lying around on your hard drive.

St. Louis University has a ten thousand seat arena for its sports teams and traveling music shows. My son in law is assistant director of food service there. One summer day when nothing was going on he took me and my wife around backstage, as it were. The big commercial kitchens were interesting. Imagine how much fun you could have with almost 3 kg of red enchilada sauce!

The bottom picture is from Soulard Farmers Market. Definitely not the stand catering to locavores, as seen here on July 16. Wow, what could you do with three and a half kg of hot fudge sundae sauce or a like amount of sliced beets? It might be a blast but, at the same time, too horrible to contemplate.

Canned Food, Soulard Market

6 comments:

cieldequimper said...

Everything is big(ger) on your side of the big pond anyway.

PerthDailyPhoto said...

The hot fudge sundae sauce would not be a problem Bob, I could work my way through that no worries!! Have a great weekend, for me here in Perth it's wet, wet and a little bit wet!!

brattcat said...

i'd eat the beets first, then join with grace slurping our way through the hot fudge sundae sauce.

Bibi said...

I'll take the can of hot fudge sauce... and ewww, canned mashed potatoes?? Ick.

Gailsman said...

There's so many can label designs and colours that they would make for a good still life photo.

Birdman said...

Beets me!