15 July, 2010  |   7 Comments

Food for unexpected guests

Spencer instigated shots

Surprise guests are welcomed in our small wine country town.

We can’t really help it, it’s just that we’re always walking past each other’s houses.
And sometimes it’s just more convenient to stop by rather than call first.
Because of this, we’re savvy unexpected guest entertainers.

We have lots of experience.

7 thoughts on “Food for unexpected guests

  1. 1
    Catherine says:

    I really hope I get lucky enough to live in a community like yours. My parents’ generation were (and still are) all about the spontaneous call-ins – my mum’s kitchen is always laden down with cakes and buns and it seems the kettle is always on for tea. Living in the city centre seems to come with a much more enclosed and plannified ethos.

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    Trissy says:

    I love these ideas. May I also suggest pomegranate syrup over vanilla ice cream? Tangy delight. Find it in arabic markets. Yum!

  3. 3
    Lindsay says:

    You are the epitome of cool! Love your posts.

  4. 4

    […] and I obviously have different standards. This list of food for unexpected guests will be my

  5. 5
    Mocha says:

    Great ideas! Now I want artichoke dip and salty, buttery popcorn!

    Guess what I’m going to have for lunch now.

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    erin says:

    I love the popcorn in the brown bag tip I learned from you waaaay back 🙂 I think it’s better for the environment too? Sorry PopSecret, HJ has a better way.

  7. 7

    Thanks for posting this post. It is a great piece of work.

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