Homer Simpson Wine

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Although, wine might be a little too high-brow for Homer Simpson, designers Constantin Bolimond and Dmitry Patsukevich brings us a Simpsons-inspired wine.

Claiming to have been created 25 years ago “as an experiment to make people speculate as to what’s actually in the wine bottle,” the design is inspired by the minimalist style of Mondrian.

Whether there’s an actual wine in the bottle is up for debate… although we think the bottle copy is a cryptic message that simply refers to the television series itself. All design and no wine makes Homer something, something.

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[link, via Gizmodo]

Tetris Tots Will Puzzle The Kids

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If you’d like to get your kids addicted to lunch, consider whipping up a batch of Puzzle Potatoes. Designed to resemble Tetris blocks — youngsters can build up their lunch wall, hoping that the straight piece arrives soon.

So, pass the ketchup, and then spend the rest of lunch explaining to the kids how you used to play Tetris for 18-hours at a time.

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[link, via Neatorama]

Beck’s Beer Boom Box Packaging

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When New Zealand-based Think Packaging was asked to create a music-inspired box to hold a series of Beck’s Beer bottles, the result was a vintage boom box.

Housed in the retro music player are six bottles of beer – each label inspired by a particular music genre. So, grab a box, throw it over your shoulder, and head to your next 80s party. Your neon-clad friends will thank you.

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[via The Dieline]

Harissa Tomei Burger, A Delicious Tribute to Marisa Tomei and Meat

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As a fitting tribute to My Cousin Vinny’s girlfriend, Pornburger assembled the Harissa Tomei.

The Marisa Tomei burger includes a grass-fed beef patty topped with a slice of lamb belly, strawberry harissa, heirloom tomato, goat cheese, pickled red onion, mesclun greens, “tarragon green goddess” dressing on a brioche bun. Yeah… you blend.

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Eastern European Cities Recreated With Food

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The last project we covered by artist Anna Kevilla Joyce was for the birds. Now, the artist is back with another awesome series of food on plate.

Joyce created a series of Eastern European cities, using ingredients that capture the essence of the respective place. From Prague and Budapest to Warsaw and Bucharest… the series covers the under-appreciated beauty of the right side of Europe.

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[link, via designtaxi]