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Started by BBBilly on Feb 19, 2021 8:52:34 PM
Toast

Our toaster died a couple of days ago. The new one ordered by MadameB arrived this afternoon. It has a bagel button.

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TauCeti - 21 Feb 2021 20:30:00 (#41 of 58)

Toasted cheese butty!!!

That's a classic 'toaster burn' if I ever came across one....

Tadagee - 21 Feb 2021 20:34:26 (#42 of 58)

I assume they're called marines as they're fishy soldiers

Tomnoddy - 21 Feb 2021 20:58:57 (#43 of 58)

Cheese dreams, nothing to touch them.

popstar7 - 21 Feb 2021 21:02:56 (#44 of 58)

That's a biscuit or cracker.

No, the toast should be spongy and chewy. And the butter as cold as it can be and still be spreadable.

Tomnoddy - 21 Feb 2021 21:04:48 (#45 of 58)

Mothers used to pass cold buttered toast to us bairns through the high railings mounted on a wall round my primary school playground, every morning playtime.

SinnerBoy - 21 Feb 2021 23:00:07 (#46 of 58)

I can't stand cold toast. Neither can my daughter. She enthuses about melted butter.

browserbutton - 22 Feb 2021 06:42:10 (#47 of 58)

You could always combine the two, as Nigella demonstrates here:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MrlkwuaUqIk

'The Platonic Ideal Of Toast'

Tomnoddy - 22 Feb 2021 06:57:51 (#48 of 58)

Melted unsalted butter, then cool solid unsalted butter, then salt poured over it? Nah, I don't think so.

Having said that, my mum was great at getting toast like that. I just accepted it, I never bothered to find out how she did it. My painful loss. However, I'm pretty sure it was salted butter.

popstar7 - 22 Feb 2021 12:10:41 (#49 of 58)

Some love, and some hate, for cold buttered toast here -

https://www.mumsnet.com/Talk/am_i_being_unreasonab
le/2596975-cold-toast

Antimatter - 22 Feb 2021 12:18:05 (#50 of 58)

I use Toasta bags for super quick emergency cheese grillys.

https://www.amazon.ca/Toastabags-Reusable-Non-Stick-Sandwich-Grilling/dp/B001UHNMM0

BBBilly - 22 Feb 2021 12:40:43 (#51 of 58)

What sort of emergency requires a toasted cheese sandwich?

Antimatter - 23 Feb 2021 21:57:52 (#52 of 58)

Usually too busy/bored/cold to cook a hot lunch, so a toasted cheese sandwich made in the toaster is quick, hot & tasty.

TauCeti - 23 Feb 2021 21:58:41 (#53 of 58)

#51 Breakfast?

pranzingfrogg - 24 Feb 2021 13:58:36 (#54 of 58)

A cheese and ham toasty is the fifth emergency service

Tinymcsmithy - 24 Feb 2021 14:05:29 (#55 of 58)

With or without tomatoes?

Catspyjamas17 - 24 Feb 2021 14:07:29 (#56 of 58)

Does anyone else let toast go cold and just have it with butter? The butter has to be quite cool as well.

If it's thin sliced bread and you serve it in a toast rack, it's B&B toast. IKWYM and quite enjoy that myself.

Catspyjamas17 - 24 Feb 2021 14:11:38 (#57 of 58)

Had a toastie with that honey seeded bloomer bread for lunch/brunch. Butter (Aldi West Country salted), red pepper houmous, red onion, slices of red pepper and grated carrot and Aldi lentil crisps on the side.

TauCeti - 24 Feb 2021 14:59:50 (#58 of 58)

#55 sun dried tomatoes preferably.

Had a toastie of some sort for brekky, consisting in a small baguette, cut in half, and placed on top of the toast, as it wouldn't otherwise fit; does that count as a toastie? stuffed with fresh tom sliced thin, one scrambled egg with chopped mushrooms, a dash of mild chili sauce, lettuce, a drizzle of olive oil and a pinch of salt, a fresh brew black coffee sweetened with honey.(*)

(*) not IN the toastie...

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