Sunday, 26 September 2010

Gastronomy of Jersey – Europa 2005

Gastronomy theme which has been chosen by Posteurop as Europa stamp 2005, has been interpret by Jersey Post to issue the set of 4 stamps featured a menu of traditional Jersey food on 8th of March 2005. 



The stamps depicted the well known Island delicacies from an entree, fish course, main course and desert plus accompanying wines or brandy fro each dish produced in the Island from Jersey grown fruit.
The menu as depicted on stamps are 32p Conger Eel soup, 33p Oysters, 40p Bean crock, 70 p Bourdelots with Black butter. Only two stamps have marked Europa logo, 33p & 40 p.

4 comments:

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I really like the illustrations on the stamps. Great way of capturing the "gastronomy" theme, good pick on Posteurop's part.

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Are these stamps still available anywhere?

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I enjoy these. Bold, yet distinctive.

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