A Man and His Marzipan Piggy
May 27th, 2009 by plumpdumpling

At the same old-timey German deli where Dr. Boyfriend and I found the fish balls, we also found the sweetest little marzipan pig:

The two of them were fast friends and couldn’t be separated for approximately three hours. And then we bit his head off.

Wikipedia claims that marzipan is from Iran, but my Persian boyfriend had never tasted it. I myself have only had it a few times in my life, because I don’t really understand it. I mean, almond flavor is fine and everything, but I’m American, and I demand that all of my desserts involve chocolate and peanut butter.

3 Responses  
  • Kelly writes:
    June 1st, 200911:35 pmat

    And Cool Whip. Don’t forget the fake whipped cream.

    First Tracey with her pickle and now Kamran with his pig. I think this site now falls firmly into the category of “food porn.”

  • The Business of Blogging « writes:
    February 23rd, 201010:16 pmat

    […] I plan to spend the entire trip making you and Kamran eat various exotic foods, particularly those shaped like farm animals, while I photograph […]

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