What Did You Eat Today ?

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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Lobsang Chojor » Tue Jan 30, 2018 12:16 am

Thank you both Simon and Greg
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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Simon E. » Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:13 pm

Top tip.

Coconut milk added to any vegan dish towards the end of cooking makes it much easier to scrape off into the bin.
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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Mantrik » Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:17 pm

Tonight I am eating a Linda McCartney pie.

OK, I had to dig her up first, but my nutritionist told me to eat Vegan, so who am I to argue.
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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Grigoris » Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:39 pm

Mantrik wrote:
Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:17 pm
Tonight I am eating a Linda McCartney pie.

OK, I had to dig her up first, but my nutritionist told me to eat Vegan, so who am I to argue.
You should hang beef a few days before eating it, so I imagine burying a vegan for 10 years would do wonders for the flavor.
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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Mantrik » Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:48 pm

Grigoris wrote:
Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:39 pm
Mantrik wrote:
Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:17 pm
Tonight I am eating a Linda McCartney pie.

OK, I had to dig her up first, but my nutritionist told me to eat Vegan, so who am I to argue.
You should hang beef a few days before eating it, so I imagine burying a vegan for 10 years would do wonders for the flavor.
Depends if you are Aghori. Well hung is certainly best...so my wife tells me. And she has catered to thousands so would know. ;)
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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Ricky » Wed Jan 31, 2018 12:08 am

Homemade vegi pizza :thumbsup:

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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by seeker242 » Wed Jan 31, 2018 3:17 am

BBQ Tempeh sandwich from the local vegan cafe "Green Bar and Kitchen". Highly recommended if you are ever in South Florida. Note, the "bar" is a juice bar not an alcohol bar. :)
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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Kunga Lhadzom » Wed Jan 31, 2018 3:25 am

Mantrik wrote:
Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:48 pm
Well hung is certainly best...so my wife tells me. And she has catered to thousands so would know.
Do you realize how this sounds if someone didn't know what you were referring to ? :lol:
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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Mantrik » Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:46 am

Kunga Lhadzom wrote:
Wed Jan 31, 2018 3:25 am
Mantrik wrote:
Tue Jan 30, 2018 8:48 pm
Well hung is certainly best...so my wife tells me. And she has catered to thousands so would know.
Do you realize how this sounds if someone didn't know what you were referring to ? :lol:
Oh yes.

'well hung' and 'catering to' are double-entendres. :)

It's my British humour. ;)

Off topic but saw an advert from Georgian days advertising the services of Amerkin lady...as in prostitute, not an American. I don't eat merkins for breakfast, that's for sure!
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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Kunga Lhadzom » Thu Feb 01, 2018 4:04 am

:jumping:


Breakfast: Whole grain toast with peanut butter, bananas, sesame seeds & kalonji. seeds
Chai & Kombucha

Lunch: Chole Bhature & Aloo Gobi


Dinner : Fried eggs in butter & mustard seeds & cumin seeds
Sprouted grain sesame seed toast
Grapefruit juice
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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Kunga Lhadzom » Sun Feb 04, 2018 3:08 am

Well i got some Marmite today ! I just sampled a tiny bit ...it reminded me of beef bouillon, with a thick honey consistency...very flavorful...i can see it being used in gravies....i like it !!!!

Tomorrow, i'll try a little on my toast :smile:
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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Ricky » Sun Feb 04, 2018 5:33 am

asian noodles with bok choy, red peppers, onion, general tso sauce and chicken

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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Kim O'Hara » Sun Feb 04, 2018 5:54 am

Lunch in 30C heat and high humidity, with extended family visiting encouraging us to make it a bit fancier than usual:

Moroccan-style salad of pomelo, black olives, red onion and coriander. The original recipe uses oranges but our neighbour gave us a couple of pomelo and they worked fine. The coriander was sawtooth coriander from our garden (the other kind goes to seed in what seems like minutes so we gave up on it).
Greek-style salad of lettuce, tomato, feta, tuna, green olives and halved hard-boiled eggs. (Greg will tell us whether it has any resemblance to a real Greek salad, I'm sure, but it's what Aussie restaurants serve as "Greek salad."
Green bean and flaked almond salad, ancestry unknown. :tongue:
Ham.
Bread and butter.

Banana walnut bread made with sugar bananas from our garden.
Fresh mango.

Coffee.

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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by amanitamusc » Sun Feb 04, 2018 6:32 am

How about it Greg give us your favorite Greek salad?

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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Simon E. » Sun Feb 04, 2018 9:51 am

Ate out yesterday..buttermilk fried rabbit with french fries and a delicious slaw and a really punchy and garlicky aioli. This was in a 'gastropub'* in Oxford, full of students and their visiting families..very animated and noisy!




* Gastropubs are a fairly recent U.K. invention. They are pubs, but with restaurant standard food and a proper chef. The good ones are good. The bad ones a ripoff.
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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Kim O'Hara » Sun Feb 04, 2018 11:55 am

Simon E. wrote:
Sun Feb 04, 2018 9:51 am
* Gastropubs are a fairly recent U.K. invention. They are pubs, but with restaurant standard food and a proper chef. The good ones are good. The bad ones a ripoff.
:D
The term is new to me. The phenomenon isn't.
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Is the UK also suffering an infestation of baristas these days, or are we alone in this?

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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Simon E. » Sun Feb 04, 2018 4:15 pm

You are not alone... :smile:
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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Coëmgenu » Sun Feb 04, 2018 4:27 pm

Arrozcaldo with hardboiled eggs.

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सर्वं तथ्यं न वा तथ्यं तथ्यं चातथ्यम् एव च नैवातथ्यं नैव तथ्यम् एतद् बुद्धानुशासनम्
All is so, or all is not so, both so and not so, neither so nor not so. This is the Buddha's teaching.

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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Kunga Lhadzom » Sun Feb 04, 2018 7:33 pm

I had a piece of sprouted grain sesame seed toast (extra crunchy), with Marmite :smile:
At first i put a microscopic layer...then i added a little more...it reminded me of strong cheddar cheese....the texture is like a thick honey....you could probably use it for glue...haha....anyways....i still like it ! Am i officially a Brit now ?

Do you refrigerate after opening ? (I did.) I can't see anything on the label that says one way or another....
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Re: What Did You Eat Today ?

Post by Kunga Lhadzom » Sun Feb 04, 2018 7:44 pm

Coëmgenu wrote:
Sun Feb 04, 2018 4:27 pm
Arrozcaldo
Never heard of that...I just Googled it....sounds good ! Did you use hard boiled eggs to replace the chicken ?
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