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Doc Lightning
GOLD Member since May 2001

Doc Lightning

HOP Mad Doctor
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA

Total posts: 13920
Posted:I just thought that I'd say that I have now tried Vegemite, Marmite, and Nutella.

Vegemite and Marmite are OK. Not wonderful, not awful, but OK. And completely identical.

Nutella, on the other hands, is the manna of the gods. It is an orgasm in a jar. It is pure joy and goodness.

I just wanted to throw that out there. juggle


-Mike )'(
Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella

"A buckuht 'n a hooze!" -Valura

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Charles
BRONZE Member since Jun 2001

Charles

Corporate Circus Arts Entertainer
Location: Auckland, New Zealand

Total posts: 3989
Posted:Written by:
Vegemite and Marmite are OK. Not wonderful, not awful, but OK. And completely identical.



Fair comment if you haven't had them before...kinda like tequila and vodka are OK. Not wonderful, not awful, but OK. And completely identical. (To someone who has never drunk liquor before...)

And for the record, I can eat all three of the above with a spoon, and much prefer marmite and nutella to vegemite...


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Flynt
SILVER Member since May 2002

Flynt

Intrepid Penguin
Location: , Australia

Total posts: 5635
Posted:Have you had Promite yet?

Currently on the right side up of the world.

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gita
SILVER Member since Oct 2003

gita

.:*distracted by shiny things*:.
Location: brizvegas, Australia

Total posts: 3776
Posted:mmm....nutella....yum!!! better by the spoon i reckon! marmite and promite are just downright evil! vegemite rocks! i like it on toast with cheese!

ubbloco


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Lyra
SILVER Member since Feb 2004

spiny norman
Location: Cincinnati,damn it, USA

Total posts: 314
Posted:people tend to look at me strangely when i say that nutella is the closest thing i have to a steady religion, but hey its the truth>>>much luv

if you think that our kiss was all in the lips, come on you got it all wrong man, and if you think that our dance was all in the hips then, oh well, do the twist -The White Stripes

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Katrina
GOLD Member since May 2004

Katrina

enthusiast
Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Total posts: 352
Posted:I've never understood the whole people liking marmite thing. I'm a hater myself, I've tried it in the past and it has to be one of the most vile things I've ever tasted.

As for nutella, much prefer just plain chocolate spread, it's great melted then poured on ice cream by the way as it goes hard and cracks when you eat it! biggrin

Written by: Charles

...kinda like tequila and vodka are OK. And completely identical.



Identical apart from the fact one can kill and is the work of satan! ubblol


One day i'll learn to resist gravity...

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flash fire
BRONZE Member since Jan 2001

flash fire

Sporadically Prodigal
Location: Sydney, NSW, Australia

Total posts: 2758
Posted:nice one lightning... trying desperately to up your post count eh?

or, trying to prove that you really can get away with murder on these forums by bringing up such a STALE and ABUSED topic. hmm? *rants about search functions and rubbish topics*

I really should just tie you to that A-frame and give you a few lashings with my fire flogs.

naughty.


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Pink...?
BRONZE Member since Apr 2002

Pink...?

Mistress of Pink...Multicoloured
Location: Over There, United Kingdom

Total posts: 6140
Posted:Well as i have said many a times before...

I am Bi-Spreadable. (not tri - can't stand Vegemite)

I love Nutella and Marmite just as much as each other. angel2


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Rouge Dragon
BRONZE Member since Jul 2003

Rouge Dragon

Insert Champagne Here
Location: without class distinction, Aus...

Total posts: 13215
Posted:but nutella and the others are so completely different! all the mites are at least roughly the same thing!!.....arent they.....?

i would have changed ***** to phallus, and claire to petey Petey

Rougie: but that's what I'm doing here
Arnwyn: what letting me adjust myself in your room?..don't you dare quote that on HoP...

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Posted:Written by: L i g h t n i n g
It is an orgasm in a jar. It is pure joy and goodness.

I just wanted to throw that out there. juggle



Mike, this is just wrong for so many many reasons! wink eek eek eek

Please refrain from throwing any orgasms from jars!


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Pink...?
BRONZE Member since Apr 2002

Pink...?

Mistress of Pink...Multicoloured
Location: Over There, United Kingdom

Total posts: 6140
Posted:The Mites aren't the same thing. eek

Marmite is lovely, Vegimite is disgusting. They taste so different. angel2

Patrick - ubblol


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Gnor
BRONZE Member since Mar 2003

Gnor

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Perth, Australia

Total posts: 5814
Posted:Never understood the whole nutella and peanut paste thing. But then I dont like nuts.

Mites are a whole different thing. I can understand the girl who brings 7 jars of Marmite from England with her. The sad thing is they didnt last the trip I dont think wink wink

but it makes me smile to know that happiness can be found in a jar....Yay Lightning!!!
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Beth


Beth

Miss Whippy
Location: Cornwall & Oxford

Total posts: 1262
Posted:Peanut Butter is gorgeous!! Nutella is a close second for me and all the various mites, yuk to all! Peanut butter and rasberry jam sandwich, manna from heaven!! ubblove

peace


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GottaLoveIt


GottaLoveIt

Sponge
Location: Stevenage

Total posts: 883
Posted:I'm not much of a spread or bread person... probably have my taste buds to thank for my figure teehee smile smile

Fruit, water and main meals all the way!!!

Even though the main meals are pretty fatty and junky - can you blame me when cheese is so nice?


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Doc Lightning
GOLD Member since May 2001

Doc Lightning

HOP Mad Doctor
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA

Total posts: 13920
Posted:*appreciating Mary's figure

-Mike )'(
Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella

"A buckuht 'n a hooze!" -Valura

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NYC


NYC

NYC
Location: NYC, NY, USA

Total posts: 9232
Posted:PB+J4LIFE

Well, shall we go?
Yes, let's go.
[They do not move.]

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Eera
BRONZE Member since May 2003

old hand
Location: In a test pit, Mackay, Austral...

Total posts: 1107
Posted:Has marmite been mentioned in any 80's pop songs though? I had to take a pot of vegemite to a friend in Michigan simply because it was mentioned in a (possibly) Men At Work song. In return I got "Potted Meat Food Product"

Barf.


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griffin


griffin

feminine tiddly pom
Location: cambs england

Total posts: 505
Posted:i dont think ive tried vegimite (what meats in marmite??)

but nutella....just try to control dribbling...
i havent had it in soo long..soooloonnngggg.....

*sigh* jams yummy too espec strawberry (lovin it at mo)


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Rouge Dragon
BRONZE Member since Jul 2003

Rouge Dragon

Insert Champagne Here
Location: without class distinction, Aus...

Total posts: 13215
Posted:can you buy vegemite in the UK? or am i going to have to take giant jars of it over with me, like i did when i went to japan?

i would have changed ***** to phallus, and claire to petey Petey

Rougie: but that's what I'm doing here
Arnwyn: what letting me adjust myself in your room?..don't you dare quote that on HoP...

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Valura
SILVER Member since Apr 2002

Valura

Mumma Hen
Location: Brisbane, Australia

Total posts: 6391
Posted:Ok I am a coniessur (sp)

I am definatly tri-spreadable but only if there is no marmite available... marmite is the god of all... nutella is a demi god... and vegemite is only a high priest...



now to clarify a few things... UK marmite does taste exactly the same as vegemite IMHO



new zealand marmite is less bitter than UK marmite and its a lot sweeter and its YUMO!!!



nutella has its own merits... (it rocks with chocolately goodness)



and I can stomach vegemite when there is no marmite avaliable.

but it aint the bomb.



yum


TAJ "boat mummy." VALURA "yes sweetie you went on a boat, was daddy there with you?" TAJ "no, but monkey on boat" VALURA "well then sweetie, Daddy WAS there with you"

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GottaLoveIt


GottaLoveIt

Sponge
Location: Stevenage

Total posts: 883
Posted:Sainsbury's sell it in the uk, i'm pretty sure you'd be able to find it in any supermarket and maybe even in little shops too

When are you coming over?


Monkeys monkeys and bananas

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Eera
BRONZE Member since May 2003

old hand
Location: In a test pit, Mackay, Austral...

Total posts: 1107
Posted:Tesco do Vegemite too, that caused a huge problem when they first started selling it as all my relos didn't know what to send me for Christmas any more.

Have any of you made nutella cake? Make the usual 4 oz sponge and swirl nutella into the batter before baking. Then sit back and eat the lot.


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bender
GOLD Member since Nov 2001

still can't believe it's not butter
Location: Melbourne, Australia

Total posts: 6979
Posted:argh seriously there are some people who cannot function without yeast spreadness

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Rouge Dragon
BRONZE Member since Jul 2003

Rouge Dragon

Insert Champagne Here
Location: without class distinction, Aus...

Total posts: 13215
Posted:that sounds oh so very YUMMO!!!

i would have changed ***** to phallus, and claire to petey Petey

Rougie: but that's what I'm doing here
Arnwyn: what letting me adjust myself in your room?..don't you dare quote that on HoP...

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GottaLoveIt


GottaLoveIt

Sponge
Location: Stevenage

Total posts: 883
Posted:*admires mike's body right back

Shake that booty

do do doooo


Monkeys monkeys and bananas

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coleman
SILVER Member since Aug 2002

coleman

big and good and broken
Location: lunn dunn, yoo kay, United Kin...

Total posts: 7330
Posted:i agree with charles (as usual).

mostly.

i say: nutella is dead.

long live green and blacks organic chocolate n hazelnut spread ubblove


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i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
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mech
BRONZE Member since Jun 2003

mech

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: "In your ear", United Kingdom

Total posts: 6207
Posted:have you tried fluff anyone

fluff

its like choc spread only its liquid marshmallow, thick and goopie, but sweet! biggrin


Step (el-nombrie)

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GottaLoveIt


GottaLoveIt

Sponge
Location: Stevenage

Total posts: 883
Posted:ARGH marshmallows... since when is food that flumpy?

Dammit... no pun intended


Monkeys monkeys and bananas

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Doc Lightning
GOLD Member since May 2001

Doc Lightning

HOP Mad Doctor
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA

Total posts: 13920
Posted:Not a huge fan of marshmallows ever since I got sick off them as a kid.

But hazelnut... MMMMMMMM...


-Mike )'(
Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella

"A buckuht 'n a hooze!" -Valura

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Katrina
GOLD Member since May 2004

Katrina

enthusiast
Location: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Total posts: 352
Posted:Coleman, where can that stuff be bought? I love Green & Blacks. I NEED that spread! biggrin

One day i'll learn to resist gravity...

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coleman
SILVER Member since Aug 2002

coleman

big and good and broken
Location: lunn dunn, yoo kay, United Kin...

Total posts: 7330
Posted:i get mine from sainsbury's smile

from their website:

Written by:
UNITED KINGDOM
Green & Blacks is widely available in major supermarkets, health food stores and good food stores. If you have problems finding it in a store near you please email us at enquiries@greenandblacks.com or telephone our head office on 0044 (0) 20 7633 5900.



good luck and enjoy... ubbrollsmile


"i see you at 'dis cafe.
i come to 'dis cafe quite a lot myself.
they do porridge."
- tim westwood

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