Eating a peanut butter and jelly sandwich is like going home. And, much like going home, it can be a little boring. Especially as a grown ass adult. It’s not like the occasional visit is particularly unpleasant– it’s familiar and nostalgic and even comforting– it’s just that you’re older and your tastes have evolved. Thanks to Netflix and your 21st birthday, you’re no longer endlessly entertained by midnight runs to the Super Wal, browsing for $5.00 DVDs and sneaking into the townie bar.
For peanut butter and jelly, your evolution of taste is something just as physiological as it is mental. After years of trying exciting foods, and– let’s be honest– some tastebud dulling liquor and cigarettes–, Wonderbread and Welch’s just won’t cut it. You need stronger, more sophisticated flavors to pique your interests….