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    Quote Originally Posted by Alan View Post
    Every time a food thread pops up on here, I read through it just to remind myself that 90% of British meals sound like absolute gibberish to me.
    That's OK then - US meals sound gibberish to us

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    Quote Originally Posted by Alan View Post
    Every time a food thread pops up on here, I read through it just to remind myself that 90% of British meals sound like absolute gibberish to me.
    Wow from a country that has grits ( that's a grade of aggregate here ) cookies (biscuits) chips (crisps) and your cheese is pressurised in spray cans, I travel to Florida at least once a year, I can track you down like a dog !!!


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    Quote Originally Posted by Paul View Post
    Wow from a country that has grits ( that's a grade of aggregate here ) cookies (biscuits) chips (crisps) and your cheese is pressurised in spray cans
    I'll add maple syrup on the same plate as bacon, brown sugar in baked beans, Cool Whip, shit chocolate, and Egg Nog.

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    I tried cheddar cheese grits in America last month. It was honestly one of the worst things I've ever eaten, it looked like wallpaper paste and tasted like how I imagine wallpaper paste tastes. Just awful.
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    I honestly didn't think people were that stupid...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dublin Drummer Wolf View Post
    I tried cheddar cheese grits in America last month. It was honestly one of the worst things I've ever eaten, it looked like wallpaper paste and tasted like how I imagine wallpaper paste tastes. Just awful.
    You are going to have to try wallpaper paste now just to check that description
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    You are going to have to try wallpaper paste now just to check that description
    There you go:

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    Quote Originally Posted by PPB View Post
    I'll add maple syrup on the same plate as bacon, brown sugar in baked beans, Cool Whip, shit chocolate, and Egg Nog.
    Bacon and maple syrup is ace.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MARKakaJIM View Post
    Bacon and maple syrup is ace.
    Maple syrup on a breakfast waffle, with no bacon in sight, is ace.

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    Salmon, scrambled eggs, cress, rye bread.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyber-_-man View Post
    Salmon, scrambled eggs, cress, rye bread.
    That's no Christmas sandwich.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dublin Drummer Wolf View Post
    I tried cheddar cheese grits in America last month. It was honestly one of the worst things I've ever eaten, it looked like wallpaper paste and tasted like how I imagine wallpaper paste tastes. Just awful.
    Cheese grits are an abomination.

    Good old buttered grits are all you need. With some bacon to dip in it, if you're feeling extravagant.
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    Grits are the tugnuts on satan's spot-speckled arse
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    How dare you!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Alan View Post
    Every time a food thread pops up on here, I read through it just to remind myself that 90% of British meals sound like absolute gibberish to me.
    Makes no odds, you horrible lot like to cover it all in cheap melted cheese nyway!

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    Quote Originally Posted by PPB View Post
    That's no Christmas sandwich.
    It is for me!
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    Grits are the tugnuts on satan's spot-speckled arse
    Biscuits (which aren't) and gravy (which isn't). WTF is that about?
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    Slightly OT, last few Christmas' I've had real stuffing courtesy of the mother in law, and it puts the boxed stuff to shame. I now love stuffing.
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    I can report the Pret Christmas baguette has not arrived in Birmingham pret yet

    I did enjoy a toasted salt beef and pickle baguette though.

    @b3h - dead easy to make stuffing yourself too..
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    Quote Originally Posted by b3h View Post
    Slightly OT, last few Christmas' I've had real stuffing courtesy of the mother in law, and it puts the boxed stuff to shame. I now love stuffing.
    Love my husband's stuffing. He only puts sausagemeat, fresh sage, seasoned bread cubes and onions ( not finely chopped) in it, but it always comes out better than mine. Not too dry, not too moist.

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    This year will be the first Christmas I've spent with my new partner. I didn't realise she's as Christmas obsessed as PPB. Her and her daughter sang 'Let It Snow' last night. Partly because they like singing Christmas songs and partly to annoy me.

    It's going to be a long couple of months.
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    Quote Originally Posted by machin05 View Post
    We've watched about 4 Christmas films already
    Good work! My wife made me watch Deck the Halls last month.

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    Quote Originally Posted by machin05 View Post
    We've watched about 4 Christmas films already
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    Good work! My wife made me watch Deck the Halls last month.

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    Mess up my sandwich thread with this kind of stuff on the 5th of bloody November again and I swear, I will come for the pair of you.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Deutsch Wolf View Post
    Mess up my sandwich thread with this kind of stuff on the 5th of bloody November again and I swear, I will come for the pair of you.
    Get some revenge and post about the delights of Carling and Carlsberg on the Beer thread

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    Tried the Big Beef. Not for me, I'm afraid- a cold Yorkshire on bread is far too much stodge.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BGreenWolf View Post
    Tried the Big Beef. Not for me, I'm afraid- a cold Yorkshire on bread is far too much stodge.
    That doesn't appeal to me either.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Deutsch Wolf View Post
    Mess up my sandwich thread with this kind of stuff on the 5th of bloody November again and I swear, I will come for the pair of you.
    I've already gotten through two packs of mince pies too. Does that count as it is Christmas food?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Langers View Post
    This year will be the first Christmas I've spent with my new partner. I didn't realise she's as Christmas obsessed as PPB.
    I like the sound of her. Don't moan if she wants you to take her to the Brum Christmas market.

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