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Old 09-10-2008, 06:52 PM   #11
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Bumble Bee, Bumble Bee yum yum Bumble BeeAnyone remember that commercial? or am I dating myself

BTW bumble bees my fav
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Old 09-10-2008, 06:53 PM   #12
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I just opened up two cans of tuna to make sandwiches for hubby and I on our flight. Don't know if they serve food or not, probably, best guess is not.
I opened StarKist white albacore in water and Polar Yellowfin Tuna Steaks in water. The difference is crazy.
The Starkist, supposedly a good brand by many standards is watery moosh.
The Polar is beautiful, steaks in a round, dropped into the bowl and water fell away leaving perfectly still in tact tuna.

What's your favorite and why?
We used to have a store that had some Polar products in their bargain aisle, and I bought several cans of crab claw meat for .99 ea that was delicious!

As for tuna, Chicken of the Sea and Starkist are all I ever see around here. I've never tried any of the fancy stuff.
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Old 09-10-2008, 07:01 PM   #13
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We used to have a store that had some Polar products in their bargain aisle, and I bought several cans of crab claw meat for .99 ea that was delicious!

As for tuna, Chicken of the Sea and Starkist are all I ever see around here. I've never tried any of the fancy stuff.
they have those here as well and i usually buy what is lowest price among the two. store brands are not very good i have found. it looks like they scrapped the bottom of the boat for it. babe
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Old 09-10-2008, 07:02 PM   #14
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Bumble Bee, Bumble Bee yum yum Bumble BeeAnyone remember that commercial? or am I dating myself

BTW bumble bees my fav
I don't think you are dating yourself with me, but I never saw a Bumblebee tuna commercial even though I see the cans in the store. I only remember Charlie the tuna (Starkist).

I think Bumblebee is pretty "mooky" coompared to Starkist, which I prefer, but since I usually only make sandwiches from it (mayo, celery salt and onion) that I can eat and walk at the same time, in other words no plate required, it will work for me if it's on sale.
And defintely the stuff packed in oil. I don't like the spring water tuna, not as much flavor IMO.
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I don't think you are dating yourself with me, but I never saw a Bumblebee tuna commercial even though I see the cans in the store. I only remember Charlie the tuna (Starkist).

I think Bumblebee is pretty "mooky" coompared to Starkist, which I prefer, but since I usually only make sandwiches from it (mayo, celery salt and onion) that I can eat and walk at the same time, in other words no plate required, it will work for me if it's on sale.
And defintely the stuff packed in oil. I don't like the spring water tuna, not as much flavor IMO.
Here ya go
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Old 09-10-2008, 07:30 PM   #16
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Is ther anything that isn't on youtube?

Thanks. Definitely never saw that when I was younger.
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Old 09-10-2008, 07:34 PM   #17
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i also like pouched tuna.
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Old 09-10-2008, 10:08 PM   #18
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[quote=love2"Q";681996]starkist in the pouch ... love it ...


Yeah that.
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Old 09-10-2008, 10:34 PM   #19
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Genova Tonno from Italy, packed in olive oil. to my taste buds, far and away the best. I know, it's kinda pricy, but I'd rather have it less often.

If I had to make tuna sandwiches for lunchboxes, I'd probably settle for Bumble Bee.
Just bought some today..Isn't it wonderful..I got a 3oz can for 99 cents and a 6 oz for 1.99...I'm going to use them in an antipasto with chopped olives, cauliflower,carrots,tiny onions, chopped pepperoncini..haven't made this in years, hope it turns out

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Old 09-11-2008, 12:34 PM   #20
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Chicken of the Sea, packed in water. Tried the pouch (lemon/pepper), but disappointed because it was all mushy. I feel a salad niciose (on a Kaiser roll),or Pan Bagnet (with pesto or tapenade), coming back to my table in the near future.
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