HOME > Chowhound > General Topics >

Discussion

DIshes that start with L

I am helping throw a lingerie & kitchen tool themed shower....i want to change it from the usual name of "^%$ in the kitchen" to something a bit more tasteful. i was thinking of calling it "lace and linguini" but i don't like the sound of any foods I can think of that starts with an L. this bride knows her food, so i would like to think of a more sophistiicated dish than lasagna, linguini, lo mein, etc.

any ideas?

  1. Click to Upload a photo (10 MB limit)
Delete
  1. Lamb Chops, served in the frilly paper panties...what could be more lingerioe and sexy????

    1. i'll just toss out whatever comes to mind:
      lobster
      langoustine
      lentil
      legume
      lima bean
      leek
      lamb
      lemon
      lemongrass
      lime
      lavender
      lollipop
      lychee (litchi)
      lotus root
      licorice
      lettuce
      ladyfingers
      latte
      leche

      6 Replies
      1. re: goodhealthgourmet

        goodhealthgourmet, I am impressed. Well done.

        1. re: Janet

          i love "lace and lima beans" - it's a bunch of southerners....we have a winner! thank you!

          1. re: jmckee

            aw, thanks to you & Janet for the compliments! word games/challenges are fun for me, even more so when it involves subject matter so dear to my heart - i could play this one all day ;)

          2. re: goodhealthgourmet

            Lace and lutefisk.

            I have images of the Swedish Bikini Team in lingerie handing out bottles of Old Milwaukee.

            "Guys, it doesn't get any better than this."

          3. lamacun, lamajeune, or however you want to call it.

            1 Reply
            1. re: Steve

              Not something you'll feel like showing off in lingerie after devouring, perhaps, but delicious nonetheless.

            2. oy throw in a latke!
              lamb's lettuce
              langue de chat

                1. Stop at "lace & limes." Margaritas and mojitos for everyone!

                  1. Larb (aka laab). Mmmmmmm.

                    1. Lekvar -- the aphrodisiac of choice for elderly Hungarians

                      1 Reply
                      1. re: beevod

                        or middle aged Litvaks (with an L)

                        1. re: mucho gordo

                          Forgot that excellent Philippino pork dish; Lechon Baboy

                        2. Loc Lac - Khmer beef made almost in a French style.

                          1. lardon
                            lagniappe - Ok, not food per se but, everyone appreciates a bit "extra" at the end. I know I do.

                            4 Replies
                            1. re: Kris P Pata

                              dangit I wanted to point out that Lagniappe is always a happy surprise. that and Liquor. I'm too late to this party I guess.

                              1. re: hill food

                                Lace and liquor. How can that go wrong ;)

                              2. re: Kris P Pata

                                Lace and Lardon sounds like a porn flick though.

                                1. re: tatamagouche

                                  that was the name for the International release, in the US the marketing suits threw a fit so it had a different title for distribution. I forget the name, banjo's and backwoods types, I think Ned whathisname was in it. De - L something or other.

                                1. re: chowtimes

                                  I can add that 'tree-bark' bread called lavosh. Actually, the loaded variety isn't too bad with hummus.