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    I get bronchitis most years (asthmatic and any...

    I get bronchitis most years (asthmatic and any infection hits the chest) but it has been significantly less of a problem since ditching grains and eating a good paleo style diet.

    But this year -...
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    It sounds gross! I DO usually put some great...

    It sounds gross! I DO usually put some great lakes gelatine in my coffee but it doesn't alter the flavour.....
  3. Thread: Sprouting

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    I don't sprout grains, but things like sunflower...

    I don't sprout grains, but things like sunflower seeds, mung beans, lentils, alfalfa, mustard and cress are all great

    How to sprout seeds and nuts

    Sprouting Seeds

    6 easy steps to sprout...
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    You could buy pigs trotters or calves feet - both...

    You could buy pigs trotters or calves feet - both very traditional for making a good gelling stock. Add to the pot a few bones left over from a roast for flavour and you have ace stock. Otherwise,...
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    Why cook it for 2.5 days? Meats now ruined! A...

    Why cook it for 2.5 days? Meats now ruined! A good oxtail casserole will take perhaps 4 to 6 hours in a slow cooker, 1.5 hours in a pressure cooker. At that stage, eat the meat and veg, keep the...
  6. I'll eat lean meat that's been frozen for 2 years...

    I'll eat lean meat that's been frozen for 2 years - but I find that fat tastes rancid when it has been frozen too long - and the bones in bone in meat taste sort of too bone-y if you know what I...
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    Hambones! Love them!!!

    Hambones! Love them!!!
  8. With one of these you can check your surface...

    With one of these you can check your surface temperature

    ThermoWorks - IR Pocket Infrared Thermometer

    Very useful little gadget! If your cookers running high, then cook the stock for a shorter...
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    Agree.

    Agree.
  10. My slow cooker also bubbles more than a slow...

    My slow cooker also bubbles more than a slow simmer would. It doesn't matter. Also, 3 days is a heck of a long time to cook stock. No wonder it reduces - you can always add more liquid as it reduces....
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    My approach entirely!

    My approach entirely!
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    Loved that article. I've saved it to email to the...

    Loved that article. I've saved it to email to the people who keep telling me that I'm killing myself eating loads of butter, cream, pork fat, fatty steaks etc etc. Nice to have more info to back up...
  13. Thread: Oxtail

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    I make stews / casseroles out of oxtail in a slow...

    I make stews / casseroles out of oxtail in a slow cooker (google slow cooker oxtail casserole - LOADS of recipes) or pressure cooker (again google has loads of recipes for pressure cooked oxtail...
  14. I do this as a really wonderful first course. ...

    I do this as a really wonderful first course. Large mushroom, stalk removed and chopped. Spread the middle of the mushroom and gills with a teaspoon of black olive tapenade, a few chopped sundried...
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    If you pour it into a glass bowl and place in the...

    If you pour it into a glass bowl and place in the fridge until solid, then QUICKLY dip the bowl in hot water and turn out upside down onto a plate, you can then wipe the liquid (which will probably...
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    Yes, it literally gels - sometimes into wobbly...

    Yes, it literally gels - sometimes into wobbly gel, sometimes solid enough to support a spoon shoved into it. I don't know what sort of bones you are using but most will produce some gelatine when...
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    Can you not work the marrow out of the ends with...

    Can you not work the marrow out of the ends with a skewer? If not - I'd forget it this time. At least you've had the meat. Or use the a strong hammer. Not a meat cleaver. I once wrecked a heavy knife...
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    Perhaps the smell at 18 hours is to tell you...

    Perhaps the smell at 18 hours is to tell you something??!! Like - don't cook further?! I use a pressure cooker for small bones (chicken, pork etc) for about 1 hour, with bay leaves and some pepper...
  19. Yes, it's the potential for damage which is the...

    Yes, it's the potential for damage which is the big issue. I went to a funeral today of a friend who died aged 55. Cigarettes and booze had possibly contributed to the very early death. And at the...
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    I'd like to use coconut oil - but I don't like...

    I'd like to use coconut oil - but I don't like the taste or the laxative effects! Find beef or pork dripping excellent for cooking though. Second salmon (and any oily fish) and chicken stock.
  21. Thanks for the links here! I've decided to do the...

    Thanks for the links here! I've decided to do the 45 day no alcohol experiment (after 40 years of drinking most days - mainly wine, and a bit too much!!) I don't consider that I had / have a problem,...
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    Hi. I'm in Sussex and would love some kefir...

    Hi. I'm in Sussex and would love some kefir grains if you still have any. PM me if so and I'll arrange to pay for postage!!!
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    It's still soy....

    It's still soy....
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    Could you post the recipe please? Looks...

    Could you post the recipe please? Looks interesting - and I have an Instant Pot just waiting to cook this!!
  25. I like ALWAYS to have chicken stock in my...

    I like ALWAYS to have chicken stock in my freezer! Such a useful standbye...
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