Culinary Conundrum 8/12

With all the fascinating ideas for alternatives uses for a pasta spoon I wonder what you’ll come up with for this.

What is it and what would you use it for?

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9 comments for “Culinary Conundrum 8/12

  1. manwiddicombe
    October 26, 2010 at 20:15

    It’s a rocker knife predominantly used for chopping herbs. Not to be confused with it’s much larger cousin the pizza knife.

  2. October 26, 2010 at 20:26

    Or to give its ‘proper’ or other name, a Mezzaluna

  3. October 26, 2010 at 20:34

    Yes it is for chopping herbs.

  4. WitteringsfromWitney
    October 26, 2010 at 20:42

    Rubbish to all previous comments (with the utmost respect)

    It is a hand-held, extremely slow and painful, neck-severing device for MP’s heads!

  5. October 26, 2010 at 20:59

    Mezzaluna for chopping herbs

  6. dearieme
    October 26, 2010 at 21:42

    It’s a military boomerang, much favoured by the Irish Army.

  7. October 26, 2010 at 22:53

    Mezzaluna is correct. It is quite similar to the ulu used by Eskimos.

  8. Rossa
    October 27, 2010 at 08:26

    I much prefer Dearieme’s definition. Wonder who I could throw it at?….mmm!

  9. October 27, 2010 at 23:42

    Rossa you will have to do better than this.

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