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I'm voting Lib Dem y'know
Posted - 21 April 2017 17:05
The stuff you buy in greek / turkish delis. It's the white in brine with a ring pull for a lid. It could be mistaken for feta by the unwary but it's not.

I want some. Right now.
Barnsbury
Posted - 21 April 2017 17:32
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Identifying by its ethnicity is just wrong. you should be ashamed.
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Posted - 21 April 2017 17:36
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I'm identified the shops by the ethnicity of the owners and the origin of much of their stock. The was desribed as canned.

But having said that, unless I treated the differently because of it's country of origin I think I'm in the clear.

I'm not a fan of edam but that's not because it's dutch. It's because I don't like it much.
Judy_Carter
Posted - 21 April 2017 17:44
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I wonder what Supes' views on this are...
Twinkle twinkle little wang
Posted - 21 April 2017 17:48
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Tinned foods are much maligned. Tinned sardines for example - genius. The perfect thing to find at the back of the larder when the mrs is away and u cant be arsed to go to the ahops. Also a massive fan of tinned baby new potatoes. The only tinned food I dont like is corned beef as far as I can think.
minkie
Posted - 21 April 2017 17:51
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I love corned beef
Tinned carrots are yummerz
Judy_Carter
Posted - 21 April 2017 17:51
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I cut my fingers quite badly on a corned beef tin, which was a proper 1970s type of injury, I thought.

I love tinned sweet corn so much and tins of dressed and lobster.
I'm voting Lib Dem y'know
Posted - 21 April 2017 17:56
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I used to love mashing corned beef into potatoes with onions and plenty of butter (or, in these new days, some sort of vegetable oil based spread). Love a sardine too - or a pilchard in brine (for some reason the tomato sauce ones put me off).

Canned doe. It's mega. You can get and sheep in tins to. Ewe'll love it m4.
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Posted - 21 April 2017 17:57
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I used to buy a can of olives, a can of anchovies and a can of along with some greek bread with sesame seeds on and feel quite the continental as I dipped the bread in the oil from the anchovie tin and ate them all together.

I expect I'll be disappeared for that sort of thing now.
Twinkle twinkle little wang
Posted - 21 April 2017 18:08
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Pichards in tomato sauce on toast - epic
Barnsbury
Posted - 21 April 2017 18:08
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You said the is WHITE!!!!!
I'm voting Lib Dem y'know
Posted - 21 April 2017 18:12
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Oh. Sozzles.


I know. It's bulgarian and it says "blanc" but they sell it next to the good stuff.
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Posted - 21 April 2017 18:15
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LOOK!!!! WHITE !!!!!

Chambers
Posted - 21 April 2017 18:20
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Those canned foods that came with a metal key which you had to twist through a tab on the top of the tin were somewhat dangerous.
Shami's Chakra botti
Posted - 21 April 2017 18:21
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What about the American abomination which is a greasy flabby white whole roast chicken in a can, eh? that will test your commitment...
Shami's Chakra botti
Posted - 21 April 2017 18:28
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Shami's Chakra botti
Posted - 21 April 2017 18:37
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Twinkle twinkle little wang
Posted - 21 April 2017 18:47
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Americans products are exempt from this analysis botto. Tell me you dontlike a tin of pilchards
I'm voting Lib Dem y'know
Posted - 21 April 2017 18:52
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How did I never know about this?

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Posted - 21 April 2017 18:53
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Ooops. How did I never know about this


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Posted - 21 April 2017 18:57
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Mutters you are a genius m7.

Look. Brains with MILK GRAVY.

Seriously. Who eats this shlt?


Siegfreid
Posted - 21 April 2017 18:58
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Tinned duck confit is ace.
Twinkle twinkle little wang
Posted - 21 April 2017 19:15
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As a man who has eaten pork brain, i advise people not to do so. Foul. Like biting into livery tasting jelly
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Posted - 21 April 2017 19:17
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Oh no. But if I ever see it I might buy it just so I can keep it in the cupboard and look like a man of the world. Next to the canned armadillo and the fish assholes.

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Posted - 21 April 2017 19:18
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Bert Weedon
Posted - 21 April 2017 20:38
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Boak
Bright Carver
Posted - 21 April 2017 21:18
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Re: Wang's 19:15, I highly recommend calf brain if you're in the Perigord region and dining anywhere decent.
McLovīn
Posted - 23 April 2017 21:45
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Tinned sardines are one of my favourite foods ever.

Waitrose do some with chilli and olive oil. Lush on some crusty bread with a squeeze of lemon for lunch.

Tinned Italian tomatoes are superior to any fresh tomatoes in a British supermarket.
THE INTERNET
Posted - 23 April 2017 22:00
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Hello, you appear to be my soul mate


THE INTERNET
Posted - 23 April 2017 22:01
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( in a tube too for me...)
hoolie is voting lib dem
Posted - 23 April 2017 22:01
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Tinned sardines are rank
hoolie is voting lib dem
Posted - 23 April 2017 22:03
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And pilchards

BOAK
I'm voting Lib Dem y'know
Posted - 23 April 2017 22:04
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I can't remember when I last had Primula.

Do they still do it with ham and prawns and stuff?
THE INTERNET
Posted - 23 April 2017 22:09
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Yeh but those are an abomination

The primula connoisseur has to pretend they don't exist #puritan #eatclean
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Posted - 23 April 2017 22:14
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I might have thought they were real pieces of ham or shrimp many years ago. Now they look like pink stuff from the floor tiles or where someone on the production line got her finger caught in the conveyor belt.

I can't even remember what that stuff tastes like. I'll have to give it another try.
THE INTERNET
Posted - 23 April 2017 22:16
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Heh!

Good. Lends itself v well to ritz crackers
I'm voting Lib Dem y'know
Posted - 23 April 2017 22:18
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Can only vaguely remember what they taste like.

Salty iirc.
THE INTERNET
Posted - 23 April 2017 22:20
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Sorry.... it seems you're not actually my soul mate after all

It was nice whilst it lasted #faretheewell
I'm voting Lib Dem y'know
Posted - 23 April 2017 22:24
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Oh well. Back to canned fake feta and greek bread dipped in anchovy oil. Save me a trip to the supermarket anyway.
THE INTERNET
Posted - 23 April 2017 22:25
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That does sound quite good....
I'm voting Lib Dem y'know
Posted - 23 April 2017 22:28
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It is. The olives and anchovies are nice too. I should probably just lick some salt.