Hostess Brands first got us to imagine a world without Twinkies in January, when it filed for bankruptcy protection.
This time the company is liquidating, which I’m sorry to report does not involve a new form of chuggable Twinkie, but rather thousands of lost jobs.
Will you miss Hostess snack cakes? Or do you think, as I do, that snack cakes are no longer the beloved treats they once were.
I’m going to have to cross batter-fried Twinkies off my cooking project bucket list.
On the other hand, if any local bartender wants to invent a cocktail called the Liquidated Twinkie…
- by John Kessler for the Food & More blog