Ode to geekery

What, with Tom “The Mad Scientist” Pellereau claiming victory in this year’s Apprentice, it seems that innovations are in, and ‘geek’ is even chicer than ever.

So, I thought I’d pay tribute with some of my favourite food-geekery.

Parmesan cheese pencils: takes 'parmesan shavings' to a new level

Fruity fruit juice cartons. Nice.

Anti-theft lunch bags to deter sandwich poachers

Well done Brooklyn Fare for just saying it how it is

You get a bottle of wine. Blue tit gets a house. Win win.

"Road Kill Gummy Candies." Wow. I especially love the tyre mark across their middle

Double purpose sports drink

No skirting the issue with this beef packaging

A demonstration of some extraordinary lateral thinking

Making mealtime SO much more fun

Pop a blueberry....

Take a drag on...a carrot, or chomp on a celery chip

Let me know if I’ve left off any gems, and I can add them to my list: thefoodieat@gmail.com