Friday, May 28, 2010

Parlez-Vous Menu?

Yesterday on my way to work I saw this sign promoting croissant's long lost Austrian cousin, the "crossiand":

crossiand (onemorehandbag)
... and on Monday I found official confirmation that Cordon Bleu should not only be pronounced "Gordon bleu", but written with a "g" as well. (Writing "schnitzel" with an "n" is optional, however.)

gordonbleu (onemorehandbag)
Flash Gordon, eat your heart out: here comes Bleu Gordon! 


Blogger L. Neusiedler said...

in Romania this is so usual: I guess nobody knows anymore who Cordon is, but Gordon is sooooooo famous :))

5/28/2010 07:41:00 AM  

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