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lisabnyc May 15, 2011 01:44 PM

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. bagelman01 May 15, 2011 01:58 PM

    Lamb Chops, served in the frilly paper panties...what could be more lingerioe and sexy????

    1. goodhealthgourmet May 15, 2011 02:05 PM

      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

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        Janet May 15, 2011 11:29 PM

        goodhealthgourmet, I am impressed. Well done.

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          lisabnyc May 16, 2011 03:54 AM

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

          1. re: lisabnyc
            goodhealthgourmet May 16, 2011 11:56 AM

            excellent! have fun :)

        2. re: goodhealthgourmet
          jmckee May 17, 2011 10:54 AM

          Lovely. Literally. Luminously.

          1. re: jmckee
            goodhealthgourmet May 17, 2011 11:57 AM

            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 ;)

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            CDouglas May 18, 2011 09:10 AM

            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."

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            Steve May 15, 2011 02:16 PM

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

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            1. re: Steve
              tatamagouche May 17, 2011 10:21 AM

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

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              smartie May 16, 2011 04:39 AM

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

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                magiesmom May 16, 2011 05:30 AM

                loubia

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                  ferret May 16, 2011 06:54 AM

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

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                    Lizard May 16, 2011 07:28 AM

                    Larb (aka laab). Mmmmmmm.

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                      beevod May 16, 2011 07:32 AM

                      Lekvar -- the aphrodisiac of choice for elderly Hungarians

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                      1. re: beevod
                        bagelman01 May 16, 2011 11:06 AM

                        or middle aged Litvaks (with an L)

                      2. mucho gordo May 16, 2011 11:14 AM

                        Lomo Adobado
                        Lengua

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                          mucho gordo May 17, 2011 09:32 AM

                          Forgot that excellent Philippino pork dish; Lechon Baboy

                        2. Novelli May 16, 2011 01:31 PM

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

                          1. Kris P Pata May 16, 2011 03:46 PM

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

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                            1. re: Kris P Pata
                              hill food May 16, 2011 11:13 PM

                              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
                                gaffk May 17, 2011 03:35 PM

                                Lace and liquor. How can that go wrong ;)

                              2. re: Kris P Pata
                                tatamagouche May 17, 2011 05:58 AM

                                Lace and Lardon sounds like a porn flick though.

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                                  hill food May 17, 2011 11:16 PM

                                  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.

                              3. chowtimes May 16, 2011 11:07 PM

                                Laksa ... with pork skin

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                                  chefdaddyo May 17, 2011 03:34 AM

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

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