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Message 1365427 - Posted: 7 May 2013, 13:56:25 UTC - in response to Message 1365401.

Crumbles originated in Britain during the 2nd World War. As there was strict rationing the ingredients needed to create the bases of a normal pie weren’t available. Pie’s would require too much flour, sugar and fat to make the pastry. So people got creative and made a simple mixture of flour, margarine and sugar and used this to make the top of the crumble. The dish is also popular due to its simplicity.

And FYI - Some parts of America also have crumble however they call it CRISP.


Did you know that?

Funny, the thing shown as a crumble is what I would think of as a crumble. I would try to picture something different for a crisp and tend to think of it as a British term.

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Message 1365433 - Posted: 7 May 2013, 14:08:42 UTC

http://www.kaiseraluminum.com/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kaiser_Aluminum (And if you spell it with the extra i, it redirects to this page.)

You'd think a great big corporation like that would know how to spell its product, especially if that word is in its name.

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Message 1365452 - Posted: 7 May 2013, 14:50:48 UTC

An Apple Turnover, a pastry...

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Message 1365493 - Posted: 7 May 2013, 19:52:39 UTC

Silly pair of sods, they would be worth money on Ebay today.


Really, because I know my parents kept mine, but I haven't seen it in many years!!!
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Message 1365496 - Posted: 7 May 2013, 19:56:54 UTC

There's a lot of reproduction stuff about, but the real ones seem to fetch above £10. I'd have thought more but there you go.

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Message 1368389 - Posted: 16 May 2013, 7:23:34 UTC - in response to Message 1365452.

An Apple Turnover, a pastry...

I could go for one of those as a bed-time snack...
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Message 1368392 - Posted: 16 May 2013, 7:29:05 UTC - in response to Message 1368390.

How about a cow pie?

(Another post that might be better in the disgusting thread, but work-safe.)

I know the tag says United States, but those guys sure sounded British to me....

Obviously forgot the mandatory 10-step back-off after ignition. Safety office hears of it, they'll pull his pryo ticket.....

Stupid git.....

At least he didn't win a Darwin Award for that video......
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Message 1368507 - Posted: 16 May 2013, 17:38:52 UTC

Brits - no swearing, just hysterical laughter
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Message 1368545 - Posted: 16 May 2013, 18:15:21 UTC - in response to Message 1368507.

Brits - no swearing, just hysterical laughter



Lol:)) That's how we know them...
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Message 1368878 - Posted: 17 May 2013, 12:04:24 UTC

Did someone say they wanted cow pie.

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Message 1368901 - Posted: 17 May 2013, 13:51:57 UTC

Brits - no swearing, just hysterical laughter

Lol:)) That's how we know them...

I've absolutely no idea what you can mean ..... ;-)

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Message 1369031 - Posted: 17 May 2013, 18:20:07 UTC - in response to Message 1368901.

Brits - no swearing, just hysterical laughter

Lol:)) That's how we know them...

I've absolutely no idea what you can mean ..... ;-)

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Hmmmm...Google chrome could not find ttp...;)
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Message 1369032 - Posted: 17 May 2013, 18:22:08 UTC - in response to Message 1369031.

Brits - no swearing, just hysterical laughter

Lol:)) That's how we know them...

I've absolutely no idea what you can mean ..... ;-)

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Hmmmm...Google chrome could not find ttp...;)

I didn't know TTP still existed(Tos Takes Parameters)... ;)
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Message 1369041 - Posted: 17 May 2013, 18:37:17 UTC

Honestly, you lot are so dopey! Obviously I missed out an H, it isn't rocket science !!!

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Message 1369046 - Posted: 17 May 2013, 18:45:08 UTC

Lol:)))
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