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    Rocking chairs are great, keep rocking and moving!

    Rocking chairs are great, keep rocking and moving!
  2. Thread: Hares again

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    I was at the local posh farm shop this morning,...

    I was at the local posh farm shop this morning, which has an excellent butchers counter, much of it from their own beasts. They had a hare for sale, 7. They have had rabbits before, the hare looked...
  3. Thread: Raw wine

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    In the autumn I make bramble wine; the rest of...

    In the autumn I make bramble wine; the rest of the year I make mead. I use sulphite to rinse out the glassware but NEVER add it to the ingredients. Never have problems. Heating the must to about 70c...
  4. No problem getting dulse in health food shops in...

    No problem getting dulse in health food shops in the south and west.
  5. Thread: Laverbread

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    We eat local dulse when we can get it (much...

    We eat local dulse when we can get it (much easier to get it in Ireland). I used to make laverbread occasionally, though I prefer dulse just in a salad, or steamed with Kale.

    I always assumed it...
  6. Guardian article: is there any science behind the latest fad regimes?

    Diets: is there any science behind the latest fad regimes? | Science | The Guardian

    The Guardian is the daily newspaper of the London & South-East English trendy well-off liberal left.


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    P.S. have not seen bitburger, but the two I...

    P.S. have not seen bitburger, but the two I mentioned also have a 0.0% type.
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    The reason I asked is that it is 1. Alcohol free...

    The reason I asked is that it is 1. Alcohol free - seeing as this thread is partly about not tolerating alcohol. And 2. Most alcohol free beers etc are full of industrial non-food, however German...
  9. Ok cool!

    Ok cool!
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    Have you tried a German alcohol-free beer (e.g...

    Have you tried a German alcohol-free beer (e.g Becks or Erdinger)?
  11. Thread: Advent

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    Yes interesting, I was just reading in Ronald...

    Yes interesting, I was just reading in Ronald Hutton, 'the Stations of the Sun', how Advent was a fasting period, with Christmas Dinner the break of the f5.
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    Offal!

    Offal!
  13. Yes I think overall spectrum spread vs peaks is...

    Yes I think overall spectrum spread vs peaks is very important - a LED can look nice and yellow but still have significant blue spikes in its spectrum.

    I think 'black body' light is the best for...
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    Germany has very strict Beer Purity Laws which...

    Germany has very strict Beer Purity Laws which forbid any dubious additives. Even alcohol free beer has to comply - we love drinking imported German alcohol-free as a refreshing 'treat' drink.
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    Creme fraiche is easy to get in the UK. ...

    Creme fraiche is easy to get in the UK.

    Cottage cheese is easy to make at home from skimmed milk (or buy unhomogenised whole milk and skim the fat yourself!)
  16. What was the joke though?

    What was the joke though?
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    It's not just the health of the eater, or even of...

    It's not just the health of the eater, or even of the farmed fish. It's my recollection that salmon farming in the West of Scotland has wiped out the wild salmon stocks through disease and pollution.
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    Farmed salmon is truly disgusting and evil. Avoid...

    Farmed salmon is truly disgusting and evil. Avoid at all costs.
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    I avoid them generally but am not obsessive....

    I avoid them generally but am not obsessive. Today I ate out for lunch and my salad plate came with a small side of cold pasta. I ate one piece and it was gross. Later on I had a small slice of GF...
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    Yes OK, but surely a big part of that look is the...

    Yes OK, but surely a big part of that look is the narrow, pointed toe box and thick sole? I don't see how anything minimal is going to get that look.
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    I have the Ra 2 in black leather, it is...

    I have the Ra 2 in black leather, it is excellent, very wide and flat and flexible but looks very 'normal' with a suit.
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    You can make chips in the oven by slicing a...

    You can make chips in the oven by slicing a potato into chip size strips, and roasting in coconut oil or beef dripping.

    If you dont have any junk in the house and don't go to junk restaurants,...
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    What is wrong with getting up and cooking...

    What is wrong with getting up and cooking breakfast naked?
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    Pasta is disgusting. Pasta, or mushrooms in...

    Pasta is disgusting.

    Pasta, or mushrooms in butter? Decisions, decisions...
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    Always motivating to see the comparison pics!...

    Always motivating to see the comparison pics! Brilliant!
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