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by fallingwickets
Mon Mar 25, 2019 4:50 am
Forum: Shaving Creams & Hard Soaps
Topic: Advice for starting a new cake of vintage soap
Replies: 2
Views: 35

Re: Advice for starting a new cake of vintage soap

you have the patience of a saint. I'd be " @&*#^#% this pos antique nonsense @*#*(#&)!^ what was i even thinking %@^@*!@(#^&" and throw it out or put it in at the very back of the closet HAHAHAHA

clive
by fallingwickets
Sat Mar 23, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Shaving Brushes
Topic: Nice knot
Replies: 4
Views: 121

Re: Nice knot

As were many of the no-longer-available classic brushes.
i must have been in a becks induced stupor when news broke....can you give us a brand(s) hint for further search? thanks

clive
by fallingwickets
Wed Mar 20, 2019 3:30 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: More Medjool Dates
Replies: 7
Views: 208

Re: More Medjool Dates

Ive never eaten a waldorf but this thread got me going....followed this recipe

https://www.simplyrecipes.com/recipes/waldorf_salad/

clive
by fallingwickets
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:32 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: More Medjool Dates
Replies: 7
Views: 208

Re: More Medjool Dates

FYI....the people at soom foods (of tahini fame) are waxing philosophical about the benefits of dates, specifically a date syrup called silan

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Date_honey

clive
by fallingwickets
Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:08 am
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Selling more brushes
Replies: 6
Views: 329

Re: Selling more brushes

bravo gary!!
by fallingwickets
Tue Mar 12, 2019 4:18 am
Forum: SOTD - Shave of the Day
Topic: Shaving soap or cream of the day
Replies: 2104
Views: 96097

Re: Shaving soap or cream of the day

MdC....what a fantastic soap...i just wish the rose didnt sting so much

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Mar 11, 2019 3:51 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: pots and pans
Replies: 25
Views: 2587

Re: pots and pans

I wash mine with soap and water as I would with stainless steel. Some of y pots are 10+ years old and still in tip top shape

clive
by fallingwickets
Wed Mar 06, 2019 4:38 am
Forum: Shopping
Topic: Selling more brushes
Replies: 6
Views: 329

Re: Selling more brushes

I have my own nightmare pseudo DrP shelf that needs no additions, but Im really touched by your generosity and its cause gary, and so I'm paypaling you some money to add to your collection. 73 thumbs up!

clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Mar 04, 2019 5:16 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: What's for supper?
Replies: 247
Views: 39250

Re: What's for supper?

all these posts are driving my appetite insane ...fedex leftovers ASAP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

:D :D :D

you gents are the best...27 thumbs up

clive
by fallingwickets
Sun Mar 03, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: pots and pans
Replies: 25
Views: 2587

Re: pots and pans

Enamel is inside: pic from website: https://www.lecreuset.com/oval-dutch-oven-with-grill-pan-lid from wiki: To manufacture their cast-iron cookware, the Le Creuset foundry uses standard sand casting methods. After hand finishing, items are sprayed with at least two coats of enamel. The enamel become...
by fallingwickets
Sat Mar 02, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Crock pot stock
Replies: 17
Views: 519

Re: Crock pot stock

back to report on my little chicken soup adventure. I made chicken soup in the crock pot a few days ago and it turned out quite nicely. Onion, carrot, parsnip, garlic, a bit of soy sauce, salt, pepper two boneless skinless breasts, two regular thighs, 8 cups of water....8 hours on low; totally delic...
by fallingwickets
Sat Mar 02, 2019 9:34 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: What's for supper?
Replies: 247
Views: 39250

Re: What's for supper?

last night i made this https://www.markbittman.com/recipes-1/d ... and-greens

ten thumbs up!

clive
by fallingwickets
Sat Mar 02, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: pots and pans
Replies: 25
Views: 2587

Re: pots and pans

i have a few le creuset pieces....i dont know for sure about heat etc, but they are easier to maintain and take of than just plain cast iron and they do look amazing!!!!

clive
by fallingwickets
Sat Mar 02, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: ShaveMyFace University
Topic: I'M BACK !
Replies: 11
Views: 614

Re: I'M BACK !

still here!! Nice to see you out and about Gil. The simpson chubby 3 still sits proudly on the pseudo DrP shelf :D :D :D Razor: muhle 89 made better by an ikon bulldog handle :D soap; trumpers rose or cyril salter and if an inheritance cheque is in the mail, MdC blades: gillette rubies and personna ...
by fallingwickets
Sat Feb 23, 2019 7:34 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Crock pot stock
Replies: 17
Views: 519

Re: Crock pot stock

and I was nervously awaiting a visit from the men in black for a while! Gotta love kit with steam pressure gauges on it!
:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

clive
by fallingwickets
Thu Feb 21, 2019 3:25 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Crock pot stock
Replies: 17
Views: 519

Re: Crock pot stock

people swear by their instant pots, but i for one am not that impressed. Maybe I'm missing something but the time savings don't seem that great to me. For instance beans. Recipes call for about 30-40 minutes to pressure cook beans but that doesnt include the time it takes the pot to come to pressure...
by fallingwickets
Wed Feb 20, 2019 2:12 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Croissants
Replies: 8
Views: 301

Re: Croissants

An fyi for those tempted by Chris!

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/02/19/dini ... sucre.html

:D :D

clive
by fallingwickets
Tue Feb 19, 2019 5:12 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Crock pot stock
Replies: 17
Views: 519

Re: Crock pot stock

serious eats did a piece a while back on the subject of skimming etc....here it is for anyone that's interested: https://www.seriouseats.com/2014/10/how-to-make-rich-flavorful-easy-chicken-stock.html I'm defintely planning on trying the stockpot method...will revert with opinions when done :D :D clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Feb 18, 2019 6:23 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Crock pot stock
Replies: 17
Views: 519

Re: Crock pot stock

Chris, just to clarify....crock is set to warm, not low?
thanks
clive
by fallingwickets
Mon Feb 18, 2019 6:20 am
Forum: Cooking & Recipes
Topic: Croissants
Replies: 8
Views: 301

Re: Croissants

feel free to fedex any leftovers....they look beyond scrumptious

clive