Greystones, County Wicklow.
Mr P fumes:
Nice of Tesco to bump up the price of Irish [Tayto] popcorn….
Today’s Irish Sun
…Contacted by the Irish Sun and asked to comment on the claim that he had covered her arrears as well as five months of payments as a favour to her, Twink said: “No favours with Rory . . . EVER. It’s all business. He is strictly a ‘bread head’!”
Ciamhie McDigital tweetz:
I’ve seen it all now!!! Just spotted Gin & Tonic POPCORN in @dunnesstores
‘sheet reader Sheila Larkin (above bottom right) with three months’ supply of Propercorn popcorn sent to her place of work yesterday.
Sheila won the snackage for proposing a blend of soy sauce and chopped fresh chilli as a new and controversial popcorn flavour.
Judges were particularly impressed by Sheila’s vow that she would, if conditions prevailed, “eat a self-refilling bowl of popcorn if it was put in front of me.”
A worthy winner we think yNOMNOMNOM
Previously: You’re Twisting My Honeycomb
The six eccentric, competing flavours (above) in a quest to find a new popcorn seasoning by hip snack maker Propercorn UK.
Half a dozen taste mash-ups whittled down from more than 12,000 entrants to design a marketable seasoning.
But there could only be one winner…
Tara Walsh writes:
Ashling O’Carroll, from Shankill, Co Dublin has won Propercorn UK and Ireland Institute of Flavour competition, fighting off fierce competition from more than 12,000 entrants to design the newest PROPERCORN seasoning.
Twisted Honeycomb, will come to life as a limited edition flavour and will hit supermarket shelves in Ireland this Autumn.
‘Twisted Honeycomb’ combines the irresistible taste of honeycomb with sea salt and vanilla sugar.
‘Corn Free’ UPDATE:
By popular demand (see comments)
We have THREE boxes of mixed Propercorn flavours (a THREE month supply) to give away.
To enter, just complete this sentence:
‘My own Propercorn flavour combination would involve a controversial blend of ________________and__________________’
Lines MUST close at 5.15pm
Trevor Daly tweetz:
600g of popcorn cost €4.90 in [the] Swan Centre, Rathmines! Outrageous.
Cineworld Haymarket in London’s West End. Before the movie begins, a seemingly innocuous ad for popcorn turns into a nightmare. Or does it?
Watch it to the end.