Last week was Paris & Berlin…

… the next few days will be spent in Brussels & London. Ah, the good memories are piling up. I recollect a moment of brief boredom, where T. and myself decided to challenge our taste buds. Or to be more precise, the experience of devouring. Is it possible to enhance the eating sensation by altering the shape of food? As we’re contemplating the conundrum, a standard italian-style pizza is placed before us.

We decide that a pizza shaped like a sphere could be interesting. The pizza is forged into a ball. Apart from being presented in an original way, we discover there is nothing new about the taste. Still pizza. The memory that lingers, however, is not that of the food, but the thought of us ordering a pizza – turning it into some sort of cheese covered meat-apple and curiously & passionately eating it – without any signs of humour or irony. People watched and understood. We were Gourmands that night…

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