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Message 1310011 - Posted: 25 Nov 2012, 1:34:38 UTC - in response to Message 1310010.

If you haven't had one of these you haven't lived :)

Originating from where I was born/bred and continue to live, I shall be having one on new years. Nom nom nom :)

Does sound interesting and different.
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Message 1310025 - Posted: 25 Nov 2012, 3:12:09 UTC - in response to Message 1310011.

If you haven't had one of these you haven't lived :)

Originating from where I was born/bred and continue to live, I shall be having one on new years. Nom nom nom :)

Does sound interesting and different.



Sorry, I am not dying to try it.

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Message 1310063 - Posted: 25 Nov 2012, 6:38:08 UTC - in response to Message 1309742.

OY you guys, all that belong in the Cooking/Beer thread.
OK more off topic. I liked my Grandma's tripe. Off course in a sweet and sour sauce to cover it good.
What can I say.

Oy yourself, go find your own national food site.

Now should I wash down this meal of Westfälische Schinken, Kartoffelsalat und Sauerkraut with a DAB or a Herforder Pils

Please yap
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Message 1310132 - Posted: 25 Nov 2012, 11:25:10 UTC

We have exactly two English food stores in Belgium and they're both in Brussels.
But no restaurants...
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Message 1330833 - Posted: 24 Jan 2013, 19:00:52 UTC

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Message 1330839 - Posted: 24 Jan 2013, 19:05:49 UTC

To answer the title of the thread; It's because we have no English people here. :-)
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Message 1330941 - Posted: 24 Jan 2013, 22:07:36 UTC - in response to Message 1299382.



Basically, anyplace that sells boiled potatoes and overcooked vegetables is an English resteraunt, IMHO.


LOL. This is why I always look forward to my trips abroad. PROPER food!

;)
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Message 1331013 - Posted: 25 Jan 2013, 2:50:17 UTC - in response to Message 1299284.

We have Chinese, Japanese, Indian, Thai, Italian, German, Mexican and other ethnic food style eateries in thr USA but I have never seen an English, Scottish, Welch or Irish restaurant. I think American style cooking and meal selections are not much like what is eaten in those places so I wonder why no one specializes, other than some fish & chips places, in English food? I also rule out Irish and Scottish Pubs as they are primarily drinking establishments.


If you ever make your way up here to Northern Idaho, check out Eichardts Pub. The owner started it after spending 14 years in England and Australia. Great place.
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Message 1331082 - Posted: 25 Jan 2013, 7:53:49 UTC - in response to Message 1330941.



Basically, anyplace that sells boiled potatoes and overcooked vegetables is an English resteraunt, IMHO.


LOL. This is why I always look forward to my trips abroad. PROPER food!

;)



Not fond of English food myself, especially that English breakfast...
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Message 1331221 - Posted: 25 Jan 2013, 18:15:07 UTC - in response to Message 1331082.




Not fond of English food myself, especially that English breakfast...


I don't think English people actually eat English Breakfast! Certainly not the black pudding :yuck:

Maybe it's just me who doesn't have time for an English breakfast in the mornings?!

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Message 1331228 - Posted: 25 Jan 2013, 18:31:36 UTC - in response to Message 1331221.



Maybe it's just me who doesn't have time for an English breakfast in the mornings?!



Nope...;)
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Message 1331234 - Posted: 25 Jan 2013, 18:39:30 UTC

I'm only part English, so what do I know?

It's mostly eggs and sausage here, or sometimes pancakes....

With coffee of course.
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Message 1331894 - Posted: 27 Jan 2013, 5:24:17 UTC

OK, so this is about Ms Merkel and DC, but I couldn't resist when seeing the name of the establishment.

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Message 1331917 - Posted: 27 Jan 2013, 7:26:05 UTC

LOL! I am flattered!

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Message 1332030 - Posted: 27 Jan 2013, 18:19:17 UTC - in response to Message 1331234.

I'm only part English, so what do I know?

It's mostly eggs and sausage here, or sometimes pancakes....

With coffee of course.

I am not English at all.
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Message 1332034 - Posted: 27 Jan 2013, 18:27:47 UTC - in response to Message 1331234.



With coffee of course.


The most important part of breakfast!

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