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Thyme for a Herb punathon

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#1

I think @Herbster should signal when he is tired of the herb jokes, that thyme might be nearer than we think…


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#2

Spoken like a true sage.


#3

I’ll only be impressed if you can come up with a pun on “lemon verbena”. Otherwise you’re just a couple of dillettantes.


#4

this sounds like a challenge for the Society’s pun supremo, @Ewan

I personally was going to ask @Herbster whether you think this should continue, oregano put a stop to it?


#5

These kinds of pun-offs are mint to go on and on…


#6

Keep 'em Cumin

:open_mouth:


#7

The Emperor has no cloves!


#9

My apologies to all in advance

Well, as the French almost say: A Lemon Verbena Trumpet
("Allez! Mon verre bien a trompé !)

… Loosely translated as :

“Oops! I was momentarily confused because of the copious amount I have drunk”


#10

Lemon is a noun - it’s not a verbenany sense whatsoever …


#11

I was in a herb garden the other day and could’ve sworn I heard Robin Gibb in conversation. But it was just a chive talking …


#12

I was just thinking that myself, fennel-ly enough.


#13

So did I! But I didn’t want to make a big dill out of it.


#14

Sorry about that @robert_mcintosh, we totally hijacked your original thread!

I’ve been told a basil-lion times to stop punning…


#15

Basil lion, a close relative of

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by any chance?


#16

That’s tonight’s nightmare sorted anyway! :rofl:


#17

My husband still tears up from the Lion called Parsley… I can sort of get why. :thinking:


#18

Should have said - I can sorrel get why, but perhaps this is pushing the pun too far!


#19

I can’t Bay Leaf this thread is still running… :stuck_out_tongue_winking_eye:


#20

I cayenne-n’t believe it either!


#21

I think @Herbster should signal when he is tired of the herb jokes, that thyme might be nearer than we think…

We’ve really camomile since this!