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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

Lovely Crunchy Pickled Onions

Advantages: -
Disadvantages: -

I love a good pickled onion, especially with a nice bit of super mature cheese, or even just out of the jar. I actually go through quite a lot of them at the moment, with them being points free on the weight watchers points plan, I keep them handy for sna ...

Thehonesttruth 05.08.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Haywards Traditional Pickled Onions

Get In A Pickle Over M&S Ploughmans

Advantages: Just gorgeous
Disadvantages: May have a bit too much kick for the uninitiated !

...Pickle fan but have yet to try Marks & Spencer Ploughmans Pickle, you honestly do not know what you are missing. I first tried it at my mums, during a family Barbie, on one of the few nice hot days we have had this summer. My mum regula ...

robjak 06.09.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Marks & Spencer Ploughmans Pickle

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