The whole packet was finished by the end of the evening.
Other snacks that were polished off happily:
- pandan egg-rolls
- fish-print biscuits
- peanut brittle
For your delectation, I bring you possibly the two most obsessive and stomach-rumbling-inducing:
On a slightly related note – only slightly – I’d also decided that there are some foods that didn’t take to being photographed at all. These included loh bak (Malaysian spiced pork rolls; one of my mother’s specialties) and kuih kodok (Malaysian banana fritters).
That is, until I saw this kuih kodok post on Rasa Malaysia; they make them look fab. In fact, Rasa Malaysia is a great source of food porn. My photos of loh bak and kuih kodok? The most generous thing one could say about them is that they’re a study in textures.
I’ll include them here as a lesson in how NOT to photograph food:
Under kitchen lights at night time, necessitating steady hands for flashless pic…hmmm.