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Snacks Are Back

by | 16th, December 2004

”CHEESE and pineapple chunk, anyone? No? Well, perhaps you’d prefer a sausage on a stick? Or one of these yummy mushroom vols-au-vent?’

‘Oh, Hugo! How darling! Sooo ironic!’

In the fashion industry, they would call it retro chic. In the food industry, they do call it the height of gastronomic sophistication.

Seventies snacks are apparently back on the menu at thousands of seasonal parties the length and breadth of this land.

Party organisers and supermarkets are reporting a surge in demand for food 30 years past its ‘best before’ date.

‘Retro parties have made a comeback,’ party organiser Helene Martin Gee tells the Guardian.

‘One reason is the number of high rollers who are hitting

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