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Sweden is so crap

You can not get real chip shop chips

Rick Methven
post 1.Mar.2013, 05:41 PM
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Location: Linköping
Joined: 30.Nov.2005

So the wife decided that we were going to have fish for dinner tonight. She asked me what fish I wanted ( the freezer is full with cod plaice and salmon), I replied that I wanted British fish, chips and peas. problem no chips and no deep fryer, so she pops out to the shop ( I have already had my Friday single malt). Comes back with potato strips which is all Hemkop had.

If this is not a reason to leave this hell hole of a country, what is?
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what would thomas paine d...
post 1.Mar.2013, 05:48 PM
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Joined: 15.Oct.2012

In the words of TL's UK stars (you know who you are), what exactly is a British chip? mellow.gif
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Gamla Hälsingebock
post 1.Mar.2013, 05:57 PM
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An obvious copycat...practicing...Bykeism! laugh.gif laugh.gif
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Pursuivant
post 1.Mar.2013, 06:09 PM
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Joined: 12.Aug.2008

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If this is not a reason to leave this hell hole of a country, what is?

Lack of deep-fried pizza and mars bars?
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Rick Methven
post 1.Mar.2013, 06:14 PM
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Location: Linköping
Joined: 30.Nov.2005

Only if you come Fran Glasgie
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sushipeas
post 1.Mar.2013, 06:34 PM
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Joined: 21.Dec.2009

I got around the problem by making my own. Tastes better than or equal to anything back home, it's so hard to find a decent chippy nowadays! I make my own sausages too! Great fun! biggrin.gif

The only thing I have to buy is malt vinegar and thats what the English Shop is for wink.gif
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AW1
post 1.Mar.2013, 07:08 PM
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Location: Södermanland
Joined: 20.Mar.2012

QUOTE (Rick Methven @ 1.Mar.2013, 04:41 PM) *
Comes back with potato strips which is all Hemkop had.

The horror! laugh.gif
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PDX
post 1.Mar.2013, 07:16 PM
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Location: Stockholm
Joined: 2.Aug.2011

Change wife. Problem solved. Am I missing something? unsure.gif

~~~PDX~~~
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gplusa
post 1.Mar.2013, 07:42 PM
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Location: Luleå
Joined: 4.Sep.2009

You can't let this one slide, Rick. It's the thin end of the wedges.
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intrepidfox
post 1.Mar.2013, 07:56 PM
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Location: Gothenburg
Joined: 18.Jul.2012

This was taken up by Kingston before and was slagged off by 007, Streja and klubbknickers which ruined a good post. I do my own chips as frozen are rubbish even without a chip pan. Just do them in the oven.
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superturbo
post 1.Mar.2013, 09:27 PM
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Joined: 24.Mar.2008

Making your own French fries is not that hard. Even I can do.. I think. huh.gif
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hxcpride
post 1.Mar.2013, 09:58 PM
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Location: Malmö
Joined: 13.Feb.2012

QUOTE (Pursuivant @ 1.Mar.2013, 06:09 PM) *
Lack of deep-fried pizza and mars bars?

definately missing battered mars barss mmmmm
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jdmufc
post 1.Mar.2013, 11:58 PM
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Joined: 21.Jan.2010

Lidl do English style frozen chips, cracking good chips they are!!
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EthnicDravidian
post 2.Mar.2013, 04:52 PM
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Location: India
Joined: 23.Feb.2013

Seriously what do you expect ? When you come to Sweden, you find Swedish food right (if something like that exist lol ) or say what the Swedish eat tongue.gif !
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JulieLou40
post 2.Mar.2013, 10:46 PM
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Location: Luleå
Joined: 19.Oct.2009

QUOTE (Rick Methven @ 1.Mar.2013, 05:41 PM) *
So the wife decided that we were going to have fish for dinner tonight. She asked me what fish I wanted ( the freezer is full with cod plaice and salmon), I replied that I wan ... (show full quote)

Ha ha ha love it biggrin.gif
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