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Honey

Foods you will not eat

I was an extremely fussy child... so many things I didn't like... cheese, tomatoes, fish, pasta, gravy, bananas, and soup of any flavour. The dinner tables was a battle of wills. However, all the things I disliked as a child I now love, including brussel sprouts. There really isn't anything I wouldn't eat (I might struggle with tripe though). I prefer not to eat bananas. And the only thing I will not have, under any circumstances, is I can't abide tea. It must be like drinking a cup of rusty nails... and no, I've never had nails either. I hate the smell of tea... smells like iron. Disgusting stuff.

H x

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Sue G

Foods you will not eat


For me it is banana, i buy them for the kids but have to go to another room while they eat them or they take them to school to eat at breaktime.

Artichoke & Asparagus, i have cooked them, never eaten them due to the smell.

Like others there are loads of food i would never cook for myself as i am not to keen but will eat them to be polite when invited out.

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SusanM

What I won't eat

Any thing that came out of a shell (except eggs ) . Most other things I will try even if only a taste.

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Elpe

Foods you will not eat.

Anything remotely like those disgusting things on the jungle programme! I ordered a pizza once in Naples but to my horror it came with artichokes - yuk! And I can't face slimy raw egg.

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Essex Girl

Honey

I can't stand the smell of honey but will eat it when disguised in sauces, never just trickled over bread, porridge, etc.

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Dottie May

Foods you will not eat

Cheese, apart from Brie. Tripe, Runny Eggs, Artichokes, Asparagus,a Glass of Milk, Marrow, Garlic Spanish/Italian/German meats or sausages, Tuna, Tapioca. That's about all I can think of at the moment.

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queen jean

foods il not eat

whites of egg ,cant eat those at all whether its a boiled egg or fried i have to leave it ,my son cannot stand the sight of or smell of onions ,its a nightmare trying to buy foods without onions in ,and i dont like liver but o/h does .love anything made of cake

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Gravy Queen

Foods you will not eat.

Liver. Ugh. I dont even cook it, my husband loves it so I get him a ready meal (shock horror) of liver bacon and mash and he loves it.

I cooked oxtail once,never again, the amount of fat that came off it made me heave.

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sam from worthing

food you will not eat...


my OH does not like anything in tomatoey type sauce served with mashed potatoe, but would eat it with new tatties.

I am trying and failing to like chickpeas - but i can't.

we are both trying to like real olives, i mean other than in oil form - but we can't - i am trying to find the lovely BIG black olives that they had in a couple of restaurants in lanzarote, they were gorgeous - or was it because we had a real salt craving and would eat anything salty?

my OH is trying to get over his hatred of seafood other than fish coated in batter or fish fingers/fishcakes..... a loosing battle.

I couldn;t eat jellied eels or tripe or pigs trotters, or heart, or head.

I hate pork pies with the inclusion of the jelly.

I can not eat chocolate and orange as it gives me migraine - can't eat christmas chocolates followed by a satsuma for example.

to eat a raw banana is a real no no - they look to much like cats bum's, but i can eat a banana yoghurt or banana bread.

I can not eat spam.

I can eat hellmans mayo - i find it very claggy.

I can not eat rice pudding - but in fairness not eaten since childhood - may like one that i make - OH is itching for me to make one.

ermmmmmmmmmm, think thats about it.

I would love not to be able to love and enjoy cheese.

Oh i couldn't eat a real proper traditional fully blown scottish haggis - but i love the "ready made" ones that marks and sainsburys sell.

but if i was starving hungry i could eat a horse lol ;)


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Anastasia

Sam

Oh dear Sam you are worse than James .-:))))))

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jampling

Foods you won't eat

To my surprise, I am having trouble thinking of anything I won't eat.

Tripe isn't my favourite - it's always been a little too chewy for me - but I can tolerate it. Oysters and mussels I have to be really careful with, due to what seems to be a developing sensitivity...but I love them with a passion!

I will happily eat most offal, including heart - although don't like to cook it myself (too many tubes!)

I suppose about the only foods I tend to draw the line at are processed foods. I really prefer to avoid them totally and avoid restaurants where I know pre-packed or processed foods are brought in. I also prefer to eat minimal cold cuts etc due to the salt content and smoked preservatives.

That's about the extent of my dislikes!

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Liz from Cumbria

My will not eat....

is bananas - in any way shape or form, I literally heave at the smell of them, and I can detect banana at 100 paces. There are a couple of things I'm not fond of, boiled brussels sprouts but love them stir fried with bacon lardons or roasted and I'm not overly-fond of tripe either but could eat it. I don't like very sweet things and I'll usually pass on dessert but will partake happily of a cheeseboard. I'll happily eat anything my host/ess puts on for dinner with the exception of the dread bananas.

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Noreen, Board Moderator

Foods I won't eat...

Anything with a bone in it unless it is a fish

Fat on meat

Smelly cheese that goes up to the roof of your mouth - bleurgh

Any offal

Snotty fried or boiled eggs

Slimy mushrooms

Blood oranges (purely on the basis of the name)

Small list....?

 
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