Twin Peaks Cherry Pie

Laura Palmer may be dead (…wrapped in plastic), but the mystery of the woods is only one reason to stop by Twin Peaks.

As Dale Cooper says: “if you ever get up this way, that cherry pie is worth a stop.”



Adventure Time: Bacon Pancakes

When you’ve had enough of Lemongrab’s biz and you need some delicious donk, try Jake’s famous BACON PANCAKES! They’re easy peasy, livin’ greasy, man!

As Jake says:

‘Bacon pancakes, makin’ bacon pancakes,
Take some bacon and I’ll put it in a pancake,
Bacon pancakes, that’s what it’s gonna make,
Bacon pancaaakes!’

Adventure Time Bacon Pancakes

Recreating Los Pollos Hermanos from Breaking Bad at home, with recipe

GeekPlate's Los Pollos Hermanos fried chicken: highly addictive

GeekPlate’s Los Pollos Hermanos fried chicken: highly addictive

On our recent visit to Albuquerque, New Mexico, we visited a number of the locations that appeared regularly in the incredible Breaking Bad TV SerieFrom Walter and Skyler White’s house to the A1A car wash, these locations are memorable features of the show, alongside the RV, Walter’s underpants and the iconic blue meth.

Most notable for us here at GeekPlate, however, was Los Pollos Hermanos, the chicken shop run as a drug front by Gus Fring. Continue reading

Rachel’s Thanksgiving Trifle from Friends


Rachel: It’s a trifle. It’s got all of these layers. First there’s a layer of ladyfingers, then a layer of jam, then custard, which I made from scratch, then raspberries, more ladyfingers, then beef sauteed with peas and onions, then a little more custard, and then bananas, and then I just put some whipped cream on top!

Ross: What was the one right before bananas?

Rachel: The beef? Yeah, that was weird to me, too. But then, y’know, I thought “well, there’s mincemeat pie,” I mean, that’s an English dessert, these people just put very strange things in their food, y’know?