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Old 01-04-2005, 09:58 PM   #1
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Showing off the gear (photo)




My friends Chin (the cleaver) and Tizona (the chef knife).

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Old 01-04-2005, 10:02 PM   #2
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Lugaru, I pity the poor veggie or cut of meat the tries to fool with you. Nice picture.

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Now THAT'S a cleaver!!!!!!!!!!
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Making any money off a remarkable resemblance to a younger "Emeril"?
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Old 01-05-2005, 08:56 AM   #5
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Chocolate chef will love those blades when she sees them!
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Old 01-05-2005, 09:59 AM   #6
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lugaru, great to see you and your "leetle friends"...

i keep thinking of you sounding like robert deniro from that picture. to the creepy guy in the mirror, "are you talking to me? are YOU talking to me?"

and "i heard tings, i don't know, but i heard tings. lil' bit, lil bit."
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Chocolate chef will love those blades when she sees them!
They are some nice knives.
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Old 01-05-2005, 12:20 PM   #8
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Lugaru, chop, chop. Great knives. Ya look pretty happy in the pic. too. :D
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It's nice putting a face with the name. Thanks!
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Thanks guys... Chin cost me about 7 bucks at super88 which is a chinese supermarket. He sliced through playing cards like butter when I first got him and althought it's dulled a little since then well... like kitchen elf says... it has some heft so it can go through any thing with a little muscle. I especially like using the dull side like a hammer to break up chicken breasts that are frozen to each other.

Tizona is a big step up... usally a $100 to $150 knife, I bought this one at a store that specializes in fixing defective and broken knives for resale. You honestly cant tell the difference, it slices like a dream. My favorite task for it is scraping it along a bolock of cheese back and forth and watching perfectly grated ribons fall.


... and yes, my landlord dosent let me have pets so all my knives are named. Sigh...
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