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Crumpet

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Vince_Ulam, Nov 15, 2015.

  1. coffeekid

    coffeekid Star commenter

    Typical.
     
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  2. Vince_Ulam

    Vince_Ulam Star commenter

  3. oldsomeman

    oldsomeman Star commenter

    No i dont...she is not my style.beside Mrs Oldy says i have to just eat chocolate lol
    Lighten up folks
    Besides my stomach doesnt need encouragement to grow by eating large crumpets.small ones i can manage in a bite as \i have a big mouth :)
     
  4. Vince_Ulam

    Vince_Ulam Star commenter

    Have you had your pulse checked recently?
     
  5. oldsomeman

    oldsomeman Star commenter

    actually yes because i did have high blood pressure.........but its sad state of affairs when scooter has more appeal than crumpet lol.besides rs Oldy says its bad for my health..crumpet that is in any form/
     
  6. Didactylos4

    Didactylos4 Star commenter

    12 for £1 @ my local store (just replenished my supply)
    The ones I really like, made at the local bakery are 4 for £2
     
  7. aspensquiver

    aspensquiver Star commenter

    Did you pick the blueberries yourself or were they picked by the Bonne Maman company?
     
  8. aspensquiver

    aspensquiver Star commenter

    £1 for 12. I hate to think what they might contain.
     
  9. rachelpaula008

    rachelpaula008 Star commenter

    Anything with The Muppets is good enough for me.

    It's got to be raspberry jam. And - I enjoy the ritual of licking the melted butter that's oozed through the crumpet, using my pinkie of course. I would never just lick a plate. Never.
     
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  10. sabrinakat

    sabrinakat Star commenter

    picked by either Mr. Fortnum or Mr. Mason....

    but it has the littlest blueberries.....(I feel like a giant when I eat them....!) blueberry.JPG
     
  11. BelleDuJour

    BelleDuJour Star commenter

    When Mr Belle and I visited the Finnish side of the family we picked the most delicious, tiny, sweet wild blueberries. They grow everywhere in Finland along with fragrant wild strawberries.
     
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  12. Didactylos4

    Didactylos4 Star commenter

    Being Warburtons they tell you quite clearly on the packaging
    Wheat Flour [with calcium, iron, niacin(B3) and thiamin(B1)] water, yeast , raising agents- E450,E500; salt sugar, and preservative- calcium propionate.
    They also note that the crumpets are suitable for vegetarians :)
     
  13. xena-warrior

    xena-warrior Star commenter

    Anything with a pint of melted butter dribbling through it is good for me.
     
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  14. xena-warrior

    xena-warrior Star commenter

    So why do blueberries just taste of mildly acidulated water over here? Baby Girl loves them but I'm sure it's because she's never had any granulated sugar product yet. She goes for a mango or a banana like some kids go for chocolate.
     
  15. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    Bless! I hope she'll be getting a teeny Lindt chocolate santa in her stocking at Xmas.
     
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  16. cissy3

    cissy3 Star commenter

    I much prefer bilberries to blueberries. Smaller, but much tastier. (Same family?)
     
  17. racroesus

    racroesus Star commenter

    Every morning I start from Nossex.
     
  18. Spiritwalkerness

    Spiritwalkerness Star commenter

    You are a Pogle and I claim my £5!
     
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  19. jacob

    jacob Lead commenter

    There are loads of wild bilberries (blueberries, or blaeberries if Scottish) growing on the Clwydian Hills not far from Camp Jacob. This year was a bumper crop and it was lovely to nibble them walking up Moel Famau.
     
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