Two friends from my course and I devised and held a glorious 70s party this weekend, complete with authentic polyester clothing and (the subject of this post) authentic horrible party food.  Below you see the centrepiece of our chemically spread, ‘fruit surprise’, in its naked and its completed state.

Naked flan

Topped flan

And of course, no party would be complete without some little cheese and pineapple ones:

Cheese plateThe convincing patina on the photos is courtesy of Poladroid which is both a wonderful and baffling program.  As soon as people get good digital cameras they immediately begin to yearn for the days of bad processing and unreliable development…