• Dinner with Darwin: Food, Drink, and Evolution

    What do eggs, flour, and milk have in common? They form the basis of waffles, of course, but these staples of breakfast bounty also share an evolutionary function: eggs, seeds (from which we derive flour by grinding), and milk have each evolved to nourish offspring. Indeed, ponder the genesis of your breakfast, lunch, or dinner, and you’ll soon realize that everything we eat and drink has an evolutionary history. In Dinner with Darwin, join Jonathan Silvertown for a multicourse meal of evolutionary gastronomy, a tantalizing tour of human taste that helps us to understand the origins of our diets and the foods that have been central to them for millennia—from spices to spirits.A delectable concoction of coevolution and cookery, gut microbiomes and microherbs, and both the chicken and its egg, Dinner with Darwin reveals that our shopping lists, recipe cards, and restaurant menus don’t just contain the ingredients for culinary delight. They also tell a fascinating story about natural selection and its influence on our plates—and palates. Digging deeper, Silvertown’s repast includes entrées into GMOs and hybrids, and looks at the science of our sensory interactions with foods and cooking—the sights, aromas, and tastes we experience in our kitchens and dining rooms. As is...

    • ASIN: B074L27TM5

  • Retro Recipes from the '50s and '60s: 103 Vintage Appetizers, Dinners, and Drinks Everyone Will Love (RecipeLion)

    In Retro Recipes from the ‘50s and ‘60s, Cutthroat Kitchen star Addie Gundry serves up nostalgic recipes from the Mad Men era, like Beef Wellington and Grasshopper Pie. Post-war rationing became a distant memory, and the rise of home entertainment culture made for prettier, more complex food. With French influence from Julia Child, and elegant aspirational figures like Jacqueline Kennedy, suburban dinner parties went glam. Backyard barbecues, fondues gathering everyone around a table, and not to mention cocktail parties were booming. From 1950's casseroles and hors d'oevres to more modern, adventurous dishes, there's plenty to celebrate and embrace! Each recipe is paired with a full-color, full-bleed finished dish photo.

    • ASIN: 1250146321

  • Questech TILE810083001 Snowflake Set of 4 | Holiday Decorations Dinner Party Tabletop Drink Coasters, 3.85 inches, Polished Nickel

    Bring the winter wonderland indoors with these elegant snowflake coasters. Great for dressing up any holiday dinner party, special events or to rest your glass while warming up by the fireplace. Each coaster features a unique snowflake design, a beautiful addition to any winter decor.

    • Color: Polished Nickel
    • Brand: Questech
    • UPC: 804594133225

  • EAT DRINK PLAY After-Dinner Games Party Game Set (216 Cards)

    Just because dinner is over, the party doesn't have to stop! Break out this card game set to keep the fun going all night long. Six different categories of games - Yadda Yadda Yadda, DoubleDouble Talk, CDs & LPs humming game, Charades, Say Whaat?! and It's A Living - keep the gaming fresh. Over 200 cards with instructions included means never a boring night with Eat Drink Play!.

    • Brand: Family Games
    • ASIN: B01BY7UEEO
    • UPC: 086453070418

  • Turner Classic Movies: Movie Night Menus: Dinner and Drink Recipes Inspired by the Films We Love

    Looking for a great idea for date night or to entertain friends? Why not cue up Casablanca with some French 75s and a Moroccan-themed spread? Turner Classic Movies: Movie Night Menus spotlights thirty crowd-pleasing films from the 1930s through the '80s, paired with signatures drinks and dishes that appear in, or are inspired by, each film's setting and stars. Filled with entertaining tips and background on each film, dish, and cocktail, the book offers a unique culinary tour of movie history, including menus inspired by The Thin Man, The Philadelphia Story, Sunset Boulevard, Some Like It Hot, American Graffiti, Moonstruck, and many more.Fully illustrated with luscious food photography and evocative film stills, Movie Night Menus provides the perfect accompaniments and conversation pieces to round out a fun-filled evening.

    • Brand: Running Press Book Publishers
    • ASIN: 0762460938

  • Bormioli Rocco Ypsilon Dessert / After Dinner Drinks Glasses - Set of 6 - 150ml (5oz)

    An after dinner liqueur is usually the very last thing you serve to your guests, so you want to make sure you present that aperitif in a memorable way that will put the perfect final detail on the occasion. These contemporary liqueur / dessert glasses are guaranteed to impress guests and make sipping any drink or eating a dessert a true pleasure.As finely crafted as they are uniquely designed, these glasses are guaranteed to remain among your favourite glassware pieces for years to come.Contemporary design Transparent to highlight the colour of the contents insidePerfectly contoured for a comfortable grip150ml Height: 95mm Diameter: 77mm

    • Color: Clear
    • Brand: Bormioli Rocco
    • ASIN: B004D2KCNQ

  • Dinner and Drinks

    • ASIN: B01BW1JF06

  • Dinner and Drinks

    In the tradition of "My Dinner with Andre" DINNER & DRINKS follows three Hollywood actors as they go out on the town and discuss Life, Love, God, and Show Business. Part Documentary, Part Reality T.V., Part Soap Opera. This film redefines Avant-garde Cinema.When sold by Amazon.com, this product will be manufactured on demand using DVD-R recordable media. Amazon.com's standard return policy will apply.

    • ASIN: B000NJWODO
    • UPC: 883629176420

  • Elite Selection 80 Count 10 Oz. Disposable Hard Party / Wedding Plastic Cups / Tumblers With Silver Rim

    When it comes to our customers’ satisfaction, we have one rule: settle for nothing but the best. That’s why we work only with premium quality products and manufacturers that are guaranteed to deliver to our high expectations. Why should you order this product? Because organizing an engagement reception should not be about spending your money on various glasses when you can use our excellent and resistant product. Now it is time to enjoy the party in a relaxed and exciting way. Take advantage of this wonderful set of cups and save your time and money! Choose quality! The Elite Selection is a trusted brand of quality disposables. This party set includes 80 clear crystal tumbler cups with silver rim so that you can arrange your tables in a modern and classy style. Each row of cups is wrapped separately and ready to make your party an ideal one. Some of the great features of this product: Premium quality materials: hard plastic Multipurpose Convenient Expendable Modern design Practical Easy to use This set includes 80 clear crystal tumbler cups with silver rim ADD TO CART NOW and enjoy all the benefits that these Elite Selection Plastic Tumbler Cups with Silver Rim have to offer!

    • Color: Clear
    • Brand: Elite Selections
    • ASIN: B074ZQ75Z5
    • UPC: 714119147937