Thursday, September 3, 2009

Bierbeek ...

... hand-sliced (belgian) bread the old-fashioned way ...

sliced bread ... (EN)
by en.wikipedia.org
... It was first sold in 1928, advertised as
"the greatest forward step in the baking industry
since bread was wrapped."
This led to the popular phrase,
"the greatest thing since sliced bread"....

... hamlet Mollendaal, view direction
Hamme-Mille and Tourinnes-la-Grosse ...
... detail of capsules Linum narbonense
(EN also NL-FR-DE)
by kuleuven-kortrijk.be
EN: Narbonne flax - NL: Frans vlas
FR: lin de Narbonne DE: Narbonne-Lein

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