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Photo-a-Day  (Thursday, 1st May, 2008)

That looks Offal


That looks Offal
Yuck!

Photo: Dave  (Nikon D3 - Nikon 14-24mm F2.8)
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Comment by: Jo Anne on 1st May 2008 at 00:14

What a load of old tripe! ;o)
Okay - it does look offally fresh, but none ofr me today thanks, Dave!

Comment by: stuart on 1st May 2008 at 00:15

I can almost smell it !!!!!!

Comment by: sue.64 on 1st May 2008 at 01:26

i swear to god that stuff comes alive when you try to pick it up.
15 years in butchery and i still cant handle that stuff

Comment by: Dave Marsh on 1st May 2008 at 07:34

I'd rather eat the shoes!

Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 1st May 2008 at 07:43

It`s`Offal`dear these days!

Comment by: Frank Healy on 1st May 2008 at 09:11

Doesn't anybody sleep these days

Comment by: Ron D on 1st May 2008 at 09:42

Lovely grub. I like summat that's looked oer a gate. You lot must be a set of heathens .

Comment by: Elayne on 1st May 2008 at 09:43

Honeycomb tripe . . yuk ;o{ husband loves it cooked in milk with onions an a doorstop {wedge o bread n butter!} mop it up wi! Lovely photo Dave again I was gettin bored with pubs an daffs!

Comment by: arburthnot on 1st May 2008 at 16:25

by the roating cheese n tripe

Comment by: WOLVES 1 on 1st May 2008 at 18:34

NICE TO SEE BLACK/PUDDING IN WIGAN THE MIDLANDS FAV;

Comment by: June on 1st May 2008 at 19:36

Just eaten some lovely honeycomb tripe with salt and vinegar on and then I log on to this photo - inherited my love for tripe from my mum,God bless her.Although you would have thought that a visit to Sutcliffes tripe works,next to Smiths Dairies in Belle Green Lane would be more than enough to put anybody off.The smell from there was more than ripe !!!Obviously dudn't put me off !Great photo Dave.

Comment by: aitch on 1st May 2008 at 20:19

Love tripe cold with vinegar, tomatoes and plenty salt and pepper, brilliant, they seem to have everything there except brawn and elder.

Comment by: Ernest Pyke on 2nd May 2008 at 08:56

Further to my comment re `offal`dear price; price of tripe on this stall is 60p/100g. This is £6/kg. I bought a boneless shoulder of Welsh lamb from a farm on Anglesey, in Asda, last week at £6.68/kg. I was brought up in the late 1920`s on tripe & onions in winter, when price of tripe was about 6d/lb.

Comment by: emps on 2nd May 2008 at 14:24

Can't 'stomache' tripe , but I see they have cow heel......now your talkin.

Comment by: lanky 11 on 18th May 2008 at 03:31

I remember the chippy at Bryn always has tripe in the window it scared me lol I thought my mam might buy some and make me eat it so I was a good kid hahaha

Comment by: Jean F (Wales) on 17th March 2011 at 22:18

OH that lovely tripe with just salt and pepper and lots of vinegar.....we dont see that in mid wales>>

Comment by: Tom Walsh on 10th February 2012 at 18:01

A man went into a tripe shop one day and asked for a1lb of honeycomb tripe, with request to put vinegar on and make sure it went into every hole . The shop assistant said him. Youre a Sailor aren't you? He replied yes . How did she know he was a sailor.-------------he had a sailors uniform on!

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