File under Just Really, Really Cool: in advertisements for the Sydney International Food Festival, the participants’ countries are represented by flags crafted from the renowned foods of their respective nations. France’s flag, for example, is assembled from blocks of blue cheese and Brie and a bunch of grapes, while Italy is composed of basil, spaghetti, and tomatoes. Finally, definitive proof that playing with one’s food can be a source of national pride.
[Via Eat Me Daily]
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on September 8, 2009