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    Sunday
    Mar042012

    How to be middle-class: Sunday supper

    We put a call out to our middle-class friends on Twitter late in the afternoon last Sunday. We wanted to know what people eat on a Sunday evening, presuming you enjoyed a nice big roast lunch earlier in the day. Our discussion was somewhat tense. We asked about Sunday ‘tea’, you see, and this brought out the true middle-class colours of our followers: do you mean supper? Perhaps we were just keeping you on your toes; perhaps it is actually more of a moveable feast. If you eat at 6pm on a Sunday, say, what’s that meal called - and is it different if you’re having a pot of tea with it? Anyway, we’re impressed by the splitting of hairs – that’s what being MC is all about, basically. Whatever it’s called, ideas for what to eat flooded in, and here are some of our favourites:

    Consensus: Sunday supper essential components are tea (preferably loose, in a teapot), crumpets, sandwiches (smaller than you’d eat on other days), cheese, an alcoholic drink, cake.

     

    Reader Comments (2)

    I'm sorry but they're all lying! We are not living in the 1950s - all these examples are trying too hard. I bet most people are eating taramasalata on a cream cracker or a bowl of cereal. And if they all drank that much tea for supper nobody would get any sleep that night!

    March 5, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterLevantinelass

    Croque monsieur - no contest

    December 21, 2013 | Unregistered CommenterDaniel

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