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Snotty
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« on: January 09, 2018, 04:37:49 am »

The best is lemon and lime also,much better than orange,and it must have peel Cool

If you don’t agree you are quite mad Shocked

It’s as obvious as Brexit is idiocy(well maybe not quite as obvious as that)

Any how,you know the truth,I am right about Marmalade(and Wrecksit) Cool
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« Reply #1 on: January 09, 2018, 05:02:55 am »

The best is lemon and lime also,much better than orange,and it must have peel Cool

If you don’t agree you are quite mad Shocked

It’s as obvious as Brexit is idiocy(well maybe not quite as obvious as that)

Any how,you know the truth,I am right about Marmalade(and Wrecksit) Cool

I agree about the peel -- the thicker the better. And the Wrecksit -- too thick to measure.

While I'm here -- Marmite and cottage cheese on a water biscuit is even better.
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« Reply #2 on: January 09, 2018, 05:04:52 am »

I agree about the peel -- the thicker the better. And the Wrecksit -- too thick to measure.

While I'm here -- Marmite and cottage cheese on a water biscuit is even better.

Noooooooooooo,did you get that idea from a wrecksiter.
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« Reply #3 on: January 10, 2018, 08:36:39 am »

You know, I don't think I've seen any variety in American grocery stores other than orange.  My wife is the only person I've ever seen purchase it as well.  (She's not English, but her mum is, so she has a lot of weird English habits... drinking tea, putting marmalade on toasted bread, calling the T.V. a 'tellie.'  Stuff like that.)

Then again, I suppose I'm not one to talk... I always pick up lingonberry jam whenever we stop by Ikea.
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« Reply #4 on: January 10, 2018, 09:18:17 am »

You know, I don't think I've seen any variety in American grocery stores other than orange.  My wife is the only person I've ever seen purchase it as well.  (She's not English, but her mum is, so she has a lot of weird English habits... drinking tea, putting marmalade on toasted bread, calling the T.V. a 'tellie.'  Stuff like that.)

Then again, I suppose I'm not one to talk... I always pick up lingonberry jam whenever we stop by Ikea.

There's also marmalade -- usually orange -- laced with Scotch whisky. We're not as dim as you think.



Also marmalade with ginger added sometimes.

(You should be saying 'British habits'. For instance, some of the best marmalade comes from Dundee, which is in Scotland, not England.)
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« Reply #5 on: January 10, 2018, 04:06:18 pm »

(You should be saying 'British habits'. For instance, some of the best marmalade comes from Dundee, which is in Scotland, not England.)

Fine then.  She also says things that are cool are 'lovely' and other such things Americans just don't do.
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A wise man said, "You can't step in the same stream twice," but I find wet feet soon get caked with sand and grit.  That's very unpleasant, especially between the toes.  So when I go for a stroll I stay on the sidewalk.
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« Reply #6 on: January 11, 2018, 03:46:01 am »

Fine then.  She also says things that are cool are 'lovely' and other such things Americans just don't do.

Clearly a refined and civilised lady.

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They were talking about polymaths on the radio just now. Benjamin Franklin was mentioned more than once. There aren't any polymath politicians nowadays. Unimaths at best, and Trump isn't even that. (Not to mention our own rabble.)

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« Reply #7 on: January 11, 2018, 10:29:07 am »

Clearly a refined and civilised lady.

Well, I like her
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« Reply #8 on: January 11, 2018, 10:43:28 am »

Well, I like her

In other words, a lovely lady.  Cool
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« Reply #9 on: January 15, 2018, 03:22:27 am »

I've bought my oranges and must now find the time to make the marmalade.  I use a very simple recipe, no muslin bags required.
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« Reply #10 on: January 15, 2018, 04:00:40 am »

I've bought my oranges and must now find the time to make the marmalade.  I use a very simple recipe, no muslin bags required.

If any recipe involves muslin bags I ignore the bags bit. Never failed yet. I dare say it was work created for the novice lower kitchen maid / plongeuse.
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