What would your last meal be?

These holidays I’m republishing some old posts that newer readers might have missed first time around. Enjoy!

I hate naming favourites. Favourite band, movie, song, colour, food…..I’m just too indecisive, or perhaps too apathetic, to decide.

But I think I’ve finally come up with my favourite kinds of foods, and my favourite cuisines.

Foods I could not live without…


assam laksa[via avlxyz on Flickr]

Assam laksa. Mmm…


pad thai[via Flickr user adactio]

Pad thai. Always a winner.


rogan josh[via Flickr user jlastras]

Rogan Josh (and tikka masala is another trusty fave)

And in terms of generic food items?

Potatoes. I think deep down a part of me was once a poor Irish farmer.

Cheesecake. Can never get enough.

Pasta. So versatile!

If I had to pick my perfect last meal on earth, I think I’d go for a Singapore laksa with lots of hard boiled eggs and prawns. Followed by cheesecake and a fudge brownie with whipped cream or ice cream (I’m allowed two desserts, right??)

10 thoughts on “What would your last meal be?

  • Reply Fabulously Broke April 27, 2009 at 22:40

    You’ve hit ALL of my favourites.

    Have you ever tried Ayam Roti Canai? SOOO GOOD 🙂

    As for my last meal, it’d be Tartiflette. Hands down. My favourite dish in the whole world, which is weird because I looooooooooove sushi.

  • Reply eemusings April 28, 2009 at 18:59

    LOVE roti canai, classic malaysian fare!

    Tartiflette sounds lovely – what a pretty word too.

    I feel like sushi now…

  • Reply jimmyboi2 July 22, 2010 at 10:41

    Here’s my take on that ravioli picture … !


  • Reply krantcents December 27, 2012 at 17:36

    I would get New Zealand lamb chops with potato frites. The sauce is so good I use it on the frites. My wife and I usually go this restaurant to have this meal on our anniversary and maybe New Year’s Eve. It is super delicious. My mouth is watering just thinking about it.

  • Reply Daisy @ Add Vodka December 27, 2012 at 17:58

    You are my food soul mate. I LOVE potatoes, cheesecake, and Thai, Indian, [insert anything Asian here].

    An Indian fest with chicken pakora, jeera aloo, dal makhani, samosas, roti, naan, jasmin rice (or basmati).. insert any other indian food here .. that would be my last meal.

  • Reply Financial Samurai December 27, 2012 at 19:43

    Yum… never heard of “Rogan Josh”?

    I miss Malaysian food. Enjoyed it for four years growing up. My favorite is good ol roti canai with a side of curry.

  • Reply Miss T @ Prairie Eco-Thrifter December 28, 2012 at 06:04

    We are so much alike. I love Asian and Indian food. The flavours are amazing and being a vegetarian still leaves lots of options. My favourite food is definitely Thai. It is so good. For basic foods I like popcorn, tortilla chips, salsa, and nuts.

  • Reply Liquid December 28, 2012 at 17:46

    If it’s your last meal I think you can have any many desserts as you want :0) I’m the same way with food, I like pretty much any south Asian cuisine. Good thing I live in a city that has worldly options. My fav generic foods are eggs, potatoes, chicken, and shell fish ^_^

  • Reply CF December 28, 2012 at 19:44

    I love noodle soups and laksa is delish. YUM.
    I’m so fortunate to live in Vancouver. The selection of cuisines and quality of food that you can get here is amazing.

  • Reply Louise December 29, 2012 at 10:27

    I always say that if I am on a plane and it is going down, I’ll be running out to the galley and eating a vegemite sandwich on thick white bread! I’m one of those people with multiple food allergies and celiac as well so quite honestly, if it were my last meal, I’d be hooking into a vegemite sandwich and praying I lived long enough to taste it and died soon enough not to feel the effects of it 🙂

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