Have you ever seen the book entitled "The Gallery of Regrettable Food"? Well it's absolutely hilarious - just full of photos from retro type cookbooks with the ugliest food you've ever seen.
I was going through some of my old books today and I found this avocado cookbook that looks like it was published some time in the 70s. It's just full of regrettable food. Here's the book:
Let's take a look at some pretty funny photos from that period. Food photo styling has come a long way, baby!
Here's a recipe for Avocado Cream. It might be good - but would you ever want so much of it? It actually looks more like something you'd put on your face, rather than in your mouth. Avocados are supposed to be good for your complexion (more about that in a future post).
Then we have Avocado Puree. Another big honking bowl of stuff. Why so much? And speaking of honking - you're supposed to eat this with game birds (see the duck in the back, hint hint).