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Re: Re: Haggis and other gross food

However, I must say that the best soup I've ever had is my mom's oxtail
(maybe it's just one of those comfort-food things)

> [Original Message]
> From: Peggy Elliott <pegster57@ntelos.net>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Date: 12/15/2002 7:19:09 AM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Re: Haggis and other gross food
> YEah, I got roped into trying "lamb fries" in Texas because I didnt know
> what they were. The sperical shape should have been a giveaway tho!
> -Peg
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Kitty Morrissy" <kmrsy@earthlink.net>
> To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> Sent: Saturday, December 14, 2002 11:36 PM
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Re: Haggis
> > Sounds similar to something I had once in Toronto.  Went to an authentic
> > Greek restaurant.  Asked the waiter to suggest something, because the
> > was written in Greek.  He suggested his favorite.  I said, "What is it?"
> > He said, "Is meat".  "What kind of meat?", I asked.  "Is lamb, how you
> say?
> > Delicacy.  Very Good.", he says.  He'd just gotten off the boat and
> > have much of a grasp of the language yet.  So I ended up with tripe,
> > entrails, brains, what-have-you, stuffed into a casing wrapped in
> > leaves or something.  Still not knowing, though, I tried it and just
> > upchucked right there.  I made my brother-in-law trade plates with me
> > because the b...d knew what I was getting (he speaks Greek) and just sat
> > there being of no help at all.
> >
> > Kitty
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