Pot O’ Gold

Choice Grade

Medium White Asparagus Spears

Ingredients: Asparagus, water, salt, acidity regulator (E330)

Product of China


I never knew asparagus was green. On very special occasions we ate tinned white asparagus; often baked into a quiche-like pie

my mother made. Economic sanctions effecting food imports during apartheid resulted in fierce support for homegrown brands.

However, luxury canned goods were available from China.


 


Pot O’ Gold

11:35 minute durational performance

Video 2018