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Old 07-12-2001, 03:17 PM
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A game we used to play when we were younger were to find 3 ingredients that did not taste good in any combination with each other. For example -- chocolate, tuna and garlic. Chocolate and tuna are bad together, and chocolate and garlic are bad together but tuna and garlic can be good together.

Here's another -- strawberries, cheese and marshmellows. Strawberries and cheese don't go. But strawberries and marshmellows do.

Can you come up with a perfect three?
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Old 07-12-2001, 03:40 PM
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I don't know if this is what you are looking for, but I nominate the unholy triad of onions, parsnips and turnips. Indivdually, I find them all abhorrent; any combination of two or more can only get worse....
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Old 07-12-2001, 03:40 PM
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  1. marmite, bubblegum (substitue marshmallows if gum doesn't count), liverwurst
  2. grapes, limburger cheese, brussel sprouts
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Old 07-12-2001, 03:45 PM
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Beets, Hot fudge, and Haggis. Is the Haggis cheating because it's not good with anything?
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Old 07-12-2001, 04:03 PM
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Herring, ice cream, ketchup.
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Old 07-12-2001, 04:18 PM
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I will nominate:

Strawberry-flavored wafer cookies, bratwurst, hollandaise sauce.

Wasabi, butter brickle ice cream, venison.

Lobster, hotdogs, cider vinegar.

Tomato soup, tapioca pudding, ludefisk.
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Old 07-12-2001, 04:19 PM
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Buttermilk, cranberries, and pop rocks.
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Old 07-12-2001, 04:23 PM
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This thread should be renamed to Homemade Epicacs.

Peanut butter, chicken noodle soup, marshmallow fluff.
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Old 07-12-2001, 04:24 PM
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Maybe we should limit ourselves to ingredients that we like individually--otherwise I could simply splice together herring, haggis, and brussels sprouts for a list that's not only bad in any self-contained combination, but in combination with anything else.

With that in mind:

mint leaves, Coca-cola, and jalapeno peppers

vanilla ice cream, black pepper, and lemonade
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Old 07-12-2001, 04:52 PM
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Beets, Hot fudge, and Haggis. Is the Haggis cheating because it's not good with anything?
Ack!

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Green olives, tootsie rolls, and grapefruit juice.

And haggis.
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Old 07-12-2001, 05:26 PM
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Tequila, Kaluha and Ouzo. An infamous emetic called the TKO.
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Old 07-12-2001, 07:59 PM
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This thread should be renamed to Homemade Epicacs.

Peanut butter, chicken noodle soup, marshmallow fluff.
Peanut butter + marshmallow fluff = a fluffernutter -- So this one doesn't count.
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Old 07-12-2001, 08:15 PM
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Orange juice, Toothpaste and Guacamolie...

Horrible, just freekin horrible
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Old 07-12-2001, 08:39 PM
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Brownies, mayonnaise & szechuan scallops. An excellent diet aid.
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pickled eggs, caramel sauce and boiled okra.
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Old 07-12-2001, 09:54 PM
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Pastrami, grape jelly, rocky road ice cream.
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Cheddar cheese, maple syrup and peaches.
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oreos, milk, and oysters.
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Cheddar cheese, maple syrup and peaches.
My God. That is horrible.
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Old 07-12-2001, 10:49 PM
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I am disturbed that I have found so much enjoyment in imagining these combinations as I read the thread.

Mustard, gum drops, corn flakes
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Old 07-12-2001, 11:58 PM
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oreos, milk, and oysters.
Oreos and milk don't taste good together!?

Dear God....
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Grape jelly, boiled hotdog, and sardines.

Vegemite, head cheese, and caramel syrup.
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Old 07-13-2001, 01:07 AM
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Anchovies, strawberries, and mayonnaise.

Pineapple, clam juice, and Spam.

Pickled beets, Brie, and miso.


:shudder:

With this thread, we really do need a barfing smiley!
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Old 07-13-2001, 01:59 AM
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Saurkraut, mint jelly, tomato soup
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Old 07-13-2001, 04:16 AM
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First of all, obviously you can't include ingredients you don't like at all - otherwise there's no point to the game.

I'll now review some of the answers, but I can't review ingredients I can't stand or have never tried.

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grapes, limburger cheese, brussel sprouts
I don't know specifically about limburger cheese, but melted cheese on brussel sprouts sounds pretty good.

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Buttermilk, cranberries, and pop rocks.
Wouldn't buttermilk and cranberry pancakes taste good?

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vanilla ice cream, black pepper, and lemonade
I'm not sure how you'd combine vanilla ice cream and lemonade, but I'm not sure it would taste bad.

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Orange juice, Toothpaste and Guacamolie
While I can't stand orange juice and toothpaste, I don't think toothpaste really qualifies as an ingredient.

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Pastrami, grape jelly, rocky road ice cream.
You've never put jelly on ice cream?

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Cheddar cheese, maple syrup and peaches.
Would maple syrup on canned or cooked peaches be so bad?
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Old 07-13-2001, 09:06 AM
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I think this thread makes baby Jesus cry.
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Old 07-13-2001, 09:53 PM
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Cheddar cheese, maple syrup and peaches.
Would maple syrup on canned or cooked peaches be so bad?
YES!
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Old 07-13-2001, 10:46 PM
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pickled herring, peanut butter, blue cheese.
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Old 07-13-2001, 11:01 PM
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Cheddar cheese, maple syrup and peaches.
Check out the last recipe on this page:

http://www.chichakohotpeppers.com/recipes.html
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Anchovies, strawberries, and mayonnaise.
What, you never heard of Green Goddess salad dressing?
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Whiskey, soy sauce and chocolate ice cream.
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Old 07-14-2001, 01:55 AM
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I am so freakin' weird. In 90% of the combos listed, I can easily imagine two of the ingredients tasting good together.


About half of them I've actually eaten....and enjoyed it.
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Old 07-14-2001, 06:16 AM
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I can say that here in college we sometimes run out of food, and I have eaten a peanut-butter, mustard, and cheddar cheese sandwich. It wasn't too bad...
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Old 07-14-2001, 07:33 AM
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International entry: Lutefisk, haggis and Vegamite.
Now where's that barfing smiley?
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Old 07-14-2001, 07:54 AM
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Hmmmmm... I'll give it a go. How 'bout liver sausage, cotton candy, and pickled okra? Or habanero hot sauce, buttermilk, and shoo-fly pie?

Ugh. I don't feel so good right now...
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