Originally intended to document my experience of DeLorean ownership, focus is often radical and strange, boring and obtuse.

Friday, December 01, 2006

McDinner

Big Mac and Big Xtra have Big yum factor.

At work, for some kind of fundraiser, some department was selling things. Cheap. There were power tools, gift certificates for local food emporiums, dinner with the Big Cheese, and lunch with some smaller cheeses.

I decided to spring for the McDonald's Dinner For Two coupons. They cost $2.50 each and with that, the purchaser received two Extra Value Meals for free. Biggie-sizing still cost a little extra.

Wednesday night Suz made a quiche, which contained broccoli, eggs and air. That combination doesn't agree with my tastebuds, so I decided to use one of my McDonald's coupons.

I looked over their menu and decided on the Big Mac Combo as well as the Big Xtra Combo. (I don't think an Egg McQuiche Meal would taste too yum.) For my drinks I chose iced tea, and my most favourite brown carbonated beverage - root beer. Yes, I'm off carbonated diarrhea for the moment.

At home Suz smelled the tantalizing aroma, and was still hungry after her dinner of air, so she snatched one of my containers of fries. I was okay with that, as I probably couldn't finish both burgers AND both fries.

A few minutes later my tummy was full of tasty beef, yummy lettuce and savoury sauce. For dessert I had to settle for cookies because disaster had struck in our freezer and I was completely out of ice cream.

I think it's the only time I've ever been upset eating cookies. Damn stupid yummy cookies.

12 Comments:

Blogger Rainypete said...

So make up your mind......did you have McDonald's or beef?

As for me, I'm a freak.....I like quiche, but you gotta stuff it full of meat to offset the air. Enough bacon and cheese to kill a smaller man all bound together by egg. Oh....and garlic.

1:00:00 PM

 
Blogger patti_cake said...

I heart McDonalds french fries...

1:05:00 PM

 
Blogger Martini said...

Pete, stop it. What are you doing? Tempting me? You know bacon is my one weakness.

4:53:00 PM

 
Blogger redheaded said...

poor suz, she cooks a nutritional, homecooked meal and you go to McDonalds. I think you should have dipped your fries in a yummy chocolate shake...would have been dinner and desert all at once...

7:12:00 PM

 
Blogger Vengelyne said...

You seem to eat a lot... and snack on a lot of sweet things, but still you're so not fat. I'm jealous. What's your secret?!

5:11:00 AM

 
Blogger Chana said...

lol..oh you do love your ice cream. how sweet.

you are very lucky that your wife is not just darn beautiful but she cooks too. and not only that but she is cool and not had a problem with you getting McD's.

and btw, that is a great deal those tickets..it paids to work there.

my younger son when asked about supper said he rather have ice cream and not leftover spaghetti..i agreed being pretty sure we were completely out..well the other son, quickly found a new container in the down stairs freezer..so guess what we had for supper? we all agreed it was the best one this wk.

5:12:00 AM

 
Blogger Aims said...

Cookies taste good with ice cream such a shame you had to go without!

12:08:00 PM

 
Blogger SJ said...

If you do this often enough you can sue MacD for your cholesterol levels and get rich!

8:27:00 AM

 
Blogger Rainypete said...

Come to the dark side Martini. It's rather nice over here.....except my laft arm feels funny.

10:26:00 PM

 
Blogger honkeie2 said...

I hate u right now.....on a diet and u have to show me this wonderful oral happiness that I cannt have.....damn u damn u to hell!!!!......Just kidding....but I would kill u for just a bite!

11:05:00 AM

 
Blogger JODSTER said...

So... which burger is better?

4:10:00 PM

 
Blogger Martini said...

I am and always will be true to the Large Mac.

2:18:00 PM

 

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