11/19/12

Some Thanksgiving Ideas & The Golden Twinkie

Remember when the situational comedy Friends would have a Thanksgiving special, and you would tune in excitedly only to discover it was a mishmash of scenes from past Thanksgiving episodes you'd already watched in full?

Welllll, that's kind of what we have here. But unlike Friends, Bon Appétempt is run by a staff of two, and thus, we're always trying out any new Thanksgiving-esque recipes on the day of Thanksgiving, or, in other words, after you might give a sh**. So, in case you've forgotten, or in case you haven't had a chance to scour the recipe archives, let me remind you of a few dishes that you just might want to try this week. 


2. Shopsin's pumpkin pancakes

3. Dry, flat, disappointing dinner rolls

4. MFK Fisher's braid and sweet potato pudding



And in light of Hostess' demise (Thanks for the link, Mary Anne.), it didn't seem right to exclude these golden twinkies whilst strolling down memory lane.
Hope you all have a great holiday! Matt and I have a few days off together so hopefully we can make it down to the tip pit to see about finding a few more tips. (Over-the-top winky face.)
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19 comments:

Matthew said...

I want some GOLDIES. Can we make them on Wed???? I'll help xoxox

Rebecca Altman said...

How have I never seen that MFK Fisher photo? Also, stop being such a good distraction. Jeez.

Mary Anne said...

I made Shopsin's pumpkin pancakes the last two years in a row, thanks to you! Thanks for this walk down memory lane.

little kitchie said...

that deep dish pumpkin pie... oh my goodness. i want a piece right now!

Luisa said...

TIP PIT. More, please.

Melanie said...

This round up made me nostalgic for some of your older posts. I'm definitely making that pie. Also, I second calls for more tips! Please head back to the TIP PIT and grab those TIPS! :-)

Kara said...

Love that winky face, LOVE those golden twinkies, hafta wear that MFK braid on Turkey Day! Thanks Amelia & Matt!!!
xoxo

Rachel said...

nice montage. looking forward to seeing what you make! have a great thanksgiving.

Katherine {eggton} said...

YES! GET THEE TO THE TIP PIT!! Also, you're going to think I'm crazy, but look at the picture of the golden twinkies. When I first saw it just now, I thought "hey, the tiny little container of golden dust looks like the sun, and the little crumb off to the left of it looks like a bird flying in the sky." Do you see it? Yeah? So freakin' artsy I can't even stand it.

catlin said...

I totally thought the same thing! ahh..AMTA (artsy minds think alike). wow I'm a dork...

kale said...

hehe... i hated the episodes where it was just flashbacks! but then, i did love Friends... tough.

yummy montage. (and nice braid!)

amelia said...

I hope to g-o-d that you two have MFAs because it doesn't get much more artsy-minded than that!! ;) ;)

amelia said...

@Luisa and @Melanie: hahahhahaaha, I want some extras for an upcoming tip-pit shoot... y'all available or what?!

AmyLou said...

Hi to all,I am new person to the blog.The recipe in the blog is very nice.I will try this in the home.


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Dorie @ Brooklyn Salt said...

Golden Twinkies! I was just thinking about Friends yesterday, specifically "Fun Bobby". Happy turkey day to ya.

Christian Rene Friborg said...

GOLDEN TWINKIES. I can't say anything more.

mary said...

Golden Twinkies! Looks good, I can't wait to try.

keepfeeling said...

SHOW US YOUR TIPS.

bad joke.

xo

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