Australian restaurant calls smaller meal 'lady' sized, people are fuming
April 1, 2016 - Uncategorized
What does a meal for a “lady” mean to you?
Well, according to one pub in Melbourne, Australia, it means a smaller, healthier version — and people aren’t down with that.
The Duke of Wellington features a “Lady Parma” on its menu, which is a smaller version of “The Duke Parma” and swaps the coleslaw on the so-called masculine version out for house leaves. It is also five dollars cheaper, perhaps as an ode to women who get paid less than male counterparts.
For those who don’t know, a parma, a.k.a. parmigiana, is a popular pub dish in Australia that consists of a chicken schnitzel with a tomato sauce, ham and cheese topping. Read more…