"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > General Cooking Information > General Cooking > Road Food
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-17-2008, 08:14 PM   #11
Head Chef
MexicoKaren's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2006
Location: Bucerias, Nayarit, Mexico
Posts: 1,914
Thanks for asking, jKath, I don't know what gammon is, either. It is really fun to see these pictures - we all live in such different parts of the world. Scotland is really beautiful. I did live in England for three years (30+ years ago), so you'd think I'd know what gammon is......

Saludos, Karen
MexicoKaren is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-17-2008, 11:59 PM   #12
Master Chef
Michael in FtW's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Posts: 6,592
I got a book on British Isles cookery a few years ago and had to look it up ... here is an explanation of gammon.

"It ain't what you don't know that gets you in trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so." - Mark Twain
Michael in FtW is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2008, 03:02 AM   #13
Assistant Cook
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 16
Thanks, Michael - that's a good explanation of gammon; I thought it was a word with an international flavour - obviously not. :)

Digital Kitchen Scales
Thinehost is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-18-2008, 02:13 PM   #14
Chef Extraordinaire
mudbug's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2004
Location: NoVA, beyond the Beltway
Posts: 11,166
I love the way Michael does all the research for us lazy folks.

Kool Aid - Think before you drink.
mudbug is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:15 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.