Terence George Craddock (Spectral Images and Images Of Light)

Remembering Favourite Foods - Poem by Terence George Craddock (Spectral Images and Images Of Light)

last night we late cooked
an old time kiwi favourite
yes hot baked beans on
toast with a side of marmite

on toast to keep it company
sweet simple kiwi luxuary
can’t buy my favourite band
Watties Baked Beans legendary

settled for a can of Heinz yes
you guessed it baked beans
in hot tomato sauce with melted
cheese in hot baked beans mixed

I had Sanitarium kiwi Marmite
on toast another kiwi favourite
as my side dish winter dynamite
real kiwi boys palate to excite

it is simple home foods we miss
Sanitarium Weet-Bix favourite
New Zealand's No.1 breakfast
cereal loved by kiwi generations

milk over golden wheat biscuits
with a sprinkling of brown sugar
acquired taste Marmite spectacular
my beloved ETA salt and vinegar

potato chips can’t find here miss
Cadbury Crunchie Bar local star
milk chocolate over a honey comb
center a delicious treat by Cadbury

Brunswick Sardines in soybean
oil or spring water and Canadian
sockeye salmon other favourites
sacrifice living here I really miss

but for a real kiwi smile happy
Watties Baked Beans legendary
spaghetti or beloved baked beans
are my choice “it must be Watties”

Comments about Remembering Favourite Foods by Terence George Craddock (Spectral Images and Images Of Light)

  • (12/26/2011 10:20:00 PM)

    New thought for Christmas.There is wonderful sentiment attracting everyone towards your home. i will be surely there :) Rekhamandagere (Report) Reply

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  • Vipins Puthooran (12/9/2011 3:47:00 AM)

    ---(A delicious poem) --
    Well-penning! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !
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Poem Submitted: Monday, December 5, 2011

Poem Edited: Monday, December 5, 2011

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