Tag Archives: food and drink
This souvenir sheet caught my eye because it is shaped like a mango. I missed this item when I collected the issue a few years ago, so it goes into the collection.
This cover carries a joint issue from Singapore and Thailand commemorating favourite desserts in each country.
This colourful cover from Taiwan illustrates local treats that are often given as gifts.
These stamps feature 2 dishes of traditional Indonesian food.
Here is another great food-themed cover with beautifully illustrated stamps from Malaysia: Rare Fruits, series 4.
Here is another food cover to make you hungry: a full set of stamps from Indonesia featuring regional dishes.
Here is another great food-themed cover, this time: Malaysian Salad. The 4 stamps are printed se-tenant to create a complete dish.
This FDC from Taiwan features Gourmet Snacks.
As a dedicated tea drinker I couldn’t resist this souvenir sheet: the teas of Taiwan.
Country: Taiwan (Republic of China) Date: 11th June 2013 A great first day cover from Chunghwa Post, Taiwan, featuring the “Herbs” issue. The stamps are simple, but beautifully illustrated. The last stamp includes selvedge, showing the printer’s colour bar. Colour bars usually appear on a sheet of stamps as dots, or something simple, but here […]
This cover carries a great set of illustrations featuring Teatime Snacks. Which ones have you tried?
Here is a pair of covers featuring the Spices of Singapore issue, with commemorative cancels.