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Idle Ginger

Advantages: Easy to use and store
Disadvantages: Slightly less aromatic than a fresh root

Lurking amongst the root vegetables on our supermarket shelves, there is often root ginger. Attractive to those of us who like to add a little spice and interest to our food, these roots are a dark biscuit brown on the outside with knobbles or antlers mak ...

suehome 27.01.2009 · Read full review
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Review of The English Provender Co Very Lazy Ginger

Pasta la vista baby'! :~D

Advantages: Will liven up the most bland of recipes!
Disadvantages: 'Too hot to handle' if not diluted down!

~~The Product ~ ‘Enough Of Your Sauce’…what about Napolinas! :~)~~ This product comes in a slim jar with a rather classy looking black label with two poppy red tomatoes, red and green pepper adorning the centre of the picture. The ‘Napolina’ title is ...

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Review of Napolina Pasta Sauce

Mmmmmm pickled onions.....

Advantages: Better quality, large variety to choose from, vary in prices.
Disadvantages: None

Introduction In Waitrose you can by many different types of pickled onions. They vary from sweet and small, to tangy and large. My favourite are the stronger flavoured types, as pickled to me should be strong and vinegary, not sweet. Waitrose h ...

fg4f 31.01.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Waitrose Pickled Onions

GREAT GREEN GHERKINS!!!!

Advantages: Taste smashing, quite cheap, low in fat
Disadvantages: hard to get the top off

I never used to like these when I was little but as I've grown older I sorta developed a taste for them. Most of my mates think they are horrible and wouldn't touch them with a bargepole but I love them and think they're really sophisticated, but I do po ...

pennywa 12.08.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Tesco Gherkins

Ooooooh Gherkins

Advantages: not too expensive
Disadvantages: none

I wrote a review on pickled onions the other day, and it made me think of how I also enjoy gherkins. I really like vinegar, I discovered this when I was given a spoonful when I had hiccups, and since then I may do this occasionally anyway.. I think this ...

fg4f 02.02.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Tesco Gherkins