For Those Of You In The Mood For A Late Lunch, A Few Suggestions From The #cafemerge Menu
Spoon would like to remind you that setting the table is just as important as making the food.
Ah, summer Fridays, where the conditions are pretty much ideal for incubating pun-filled Twitter joking. Thanks to Best Show on WFMU co-host Tom Scharpling and the music-licensing company Bank Robber Music, Twitter this afternoon was taken over by people riffing on the catalog of venerable indie Merge Records and various foodstuffs. Hilarity followed, as did a potential menu for a dinner party before this weekend's big Archers of Loaf gigs.
Wye Oak-Aged Chardonnay #cafemerge
(Yes, I'm quoting myself. But this wine matches the meal overall. Plus: Wye Oak! The best!)
In the bread basket:
The Toast of You Lingers #CafeMerge
Here's Where The Spring Mix Comes In #CafeMerge
The main protein:
"A Chicken with its Head Cut Off, Gizzards Removed, Parts Separated, Breaded, and Deep-Fried" #cafemerge
With perhaps a bit of:
Okra Hall #CafeMerge
On the side:
Ga Ga Ga Ga Garbanzo Beans #CafeMerge
To share with your best punk-rock friend:
King of Carrot Cake pt 2 #CafeMerge
Or for the less health-conscious:
An after-dinner drink:
Imperial Tea #CafeMerge
And finally, if you're in the mood for a particularly irascible breakfast:
Short Stack Motherfucker #cafemerge
If you make this meal, send pictures our way!
[Hat tip to Matt LeMay, who had a bunch of good ones, too.]
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