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    • helcat26
    • By helcat26 13th Apr 17, 9:40 AM
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    Clean v Filthy
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    • 13th Apr 17, 9:40 AM
    Clean v Filthy 13th Apr 17 at 9:40 AM
    Lately there seems to be lots of press about clean eating- low fat, low sugar, not processed, wholegrain etc.


    So as the nation prepares to gorge on chocolate I wondered what the "filthiest" (as in opposite to clean) meal you guys had ever had?
    I remember when I was a student the local market had "Chinese" style spare ribs that were so heavily coloured if you put them on a countertop they could stain it red for a week!
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    • minimad1970
    • By minimad1970 14th Apr 17, 6:51 PM
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    I love cheesy, chilli chips
    • Livelongandprosper
    • By Livelongandprosper 17th Apr 17, 9:22 AM
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    I used to love a findus pancake sandwich

    I've recently taken a notion for pot noodles, The Bombay bad boy

    Used to go to a donor kebab place at Clapham South. You always knew who had been and had one from there as they were so greasy, the fat would get on your coat and set and it stank. You always remembered you ate one the night before when you were glued to the loo for an hour the following morning
    • Missli
    • By Missli 17th Apr 17, 1:23 PM
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    Peanut butter and banana sandwiches Elvis style. I tend to grill mine, and not butter the outsides, but I tried them fried once (with butter), and they were delicious.
    • Tigsteroonie
    • By Tigsteroonie 18th Apr 17, 9:43 PM
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    Chips, cheese 'n' beans

    Another consumer of Bombay Badboy pot noodles here
    Going to become Mrs Marleyboy for real

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    • usernamealreadytaken
    • By usernamealreadytaken 19th Apr 17, 10:55 AM
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    I think my dirtiest eat was deep fried battered pizza - I balked at the thought but was told to give it a try and it was actually so bad it was gooooood.


    My son likes a "Wigan kebab" for his lunch - meat pie in a buttered barm/roll
    • Thefunkygibbons
    • By Thefunkygibbons 19th Apr 17, 11:32 AM
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    Does a sugar sandwich count?
    • VT82
    • By VT82 19th Apr 17, 12:31 PM
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    Microwavable frozen doner kebabs from Heron. Used to eat them two at a time when I was a (huuuuuuge!) teenager.
    • Popscoops
    • By Popscoops 19th Apr 17, 1:09 PM
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    Custard Creams, in custard!
    • Alikay
    • By Alikay 19th Apr 17, 3:40 PM
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    I had a thing called a chimichanga in the USA. Massive it was. Huge. Luridly coloured like someone had eaten a rainbow and vomited it back onto a plate. All sorts of flavours, textures and smells going on.

    I couldn't face it, and had a banana instead.
    • Senseicads
    • By Senseicads 19th Apr 17, 3:42 PM
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    Rustlers rib burger thing...smells like dead dog when microwaved.
    • prosaver
    • By prosaver 19th Apr 17, 3:50 PM
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    Peanut butter and banana sandwiches Elvis style. I tend to grill mine, and not butter the outsides, but I tried them fried once (with butter), and they were delicious.
    Originally posted by Missli
    bacon and egg toasted peanut butter sandwiches yum
    or a healthly version, grated apple toasted peanut butter sandwiches yum or
    grated cheese and apple with mayonnaise toast swandwiches yum
    like the grated thing
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    • Missli
    • By Missli 19th Apr 17, 4:10 PM
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    ^^^ Anything with peanut butter. Not tried apple with it before!
    • happyinflorida
    • By happyinflorida 19th Apr 17, 4:18 PM
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    White pitta bread, toasted, cut open and loads of butter spread all over both sides - one golden delicious apple, cored and sliced and put inside pitta bread - eat, yummy yummy in my tummy

    I haven't eaten one of these for years but used to love them when I was younger!
    • Dolly DD
    • By Dolly DD 20th Apr 17, 6:15 PM
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    donner kebab pizza! sounds awful but was absolutely lovely!
    • sparkychris
    • By sparkychris 20th Apr 17, 7:40 PM
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    Cheesy chips.... so fatty that it almost slides out the other end.
    Originally posted by Judi
    WHAT???

    I actually just imagined this!
    lurker
    • OldMotherTucker
    • By OldMotherTucker 28th Apr 17, 11:37 AM
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    https://www.brake.co.uk/_Images/114872_1.jpg?w=750&format=jpg&quality=75&404=/images/no-image.jpg

    Filthy
    • Livelongandprosper
    • By Livelongandprosper 28th Apr 17, 1:32 PM
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    My arteries just screamed in pain
    • coffeehound
    • By coffeehound 28th Apr 17, 2:29 PM
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    This thread has expanded my culinary aspirations My fave filthy snack is Beef and Tomato Pot Noodle with a splosh of Ancona hot pepper sauce stirred in, persuaded into a crusty white bread sandwich with a bag of pickled onion Monster Munch on the side. A quality repast and no mistake
    • Jojo the Tightfisted
    • By Jojo the Tightfisted 28th Apr 17, 4:05 PM
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    When 11 and discovering the delights of 'cooking' for myself, I used the Breville Sandwich Toaster to make an egg, cheese and baked bean toastie.

    It was surprisingly nice, considering that I've never really liked baked beans much.


    The worst sounding thing that, for some inconceivable reason, actually works quite well, is the Bloke's Spaghetti Hoops on crunchy peanut butter toast with tabasco and a sprinkle of grated extra strong cheese on top. It's fairly obvious he was a skint university student at one point, isn't it?


    The most disgusting thing I ever encountered was somebody else's notion of macaroni cheese. Overcooked pasta, a tin of tomato soup and a full pound of grated flavourless bilgelumps economy mild cheddar. The packet mixes are cordon bleu standard in comparison - their version (which they'd inhale over the course of about 25 minutes with lots of slurping and lipsmacking noises, wiping their face over their sleeves and loudly declaring how wonderful it was) was so full of grease that it glimmered in daylight and after it had been left to cool slightly to avoid second degree burns, began to coagulate into slimy lumps.
    Last edited by Jojo the Tightfisted; 28-04-2017 at 4:07 PM.
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    • OldMotherTucker
    • By OldMotherTucker 28th Apr 17, 8:57 PM
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    My arteries just screamed in pain
    Originally posted by Livelongandprosper
    I've given up cooking and now i just eat sandwiches - liberally laced !! the worst thing is, it's on offer in Iceland for a quid! Living in a vegan household I should be ashamed . . .
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