05/02/2009 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

The 'Yes We Can Flan': British Village Hosts Obama Food Festival

The foodie residents of the Cambridge villages of Shelford and Stapleford - recently identified as the 16th century European ancestral home of Barack Obama's family - have announced a culinary extravaganza designed to celebrate the president's heritage. Oh, and appeal to the millions of bored American tourists who are likely to descend on the region as a result.

The local butcher, baker and candlestick-maker have created a series of culinary delicacies in the president's honour which include a yummy curry dish called 'The Barack O Bhuna', 'The Yes We Can Flan' and 'The Village Big Cheese'. Talk about Puns R' Us.

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