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Did you buy too much of anything over Christmas?

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  • 02-01-2016 12:36pm
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    Registered Users Posts: 2,949 ✭✭✭


    Looking into my fridge we have 2 bags of unused sprouts and 2 bags of lettuce as well as a pack of parsnips we really should use today. However, what we are planning to cook doesnt really use these ingredients.

    On the booze side, we didnt buy a huge amount but seemed to have got that right.

    Anyone else overstock on stuff?


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  • Registered Users Posts: 33,580 ✭✭✭✭NIMAN


    We bought too much:

    Turkey
    Ham
    Drink
    Toys
    Veg
    Fruit
    Nibbles ......


  • Moderators, Social & Fun Moderators, Society & Culture Moderators Posts: 30,890 Mod ✭✭✭✭Insect Overlord


    Last night: Beamish

    Grand for everything else!


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 3,642 ✭✭✭MRnotlob606


    "CHRUISTMAS" I LOVE IT !!!!


  • Registered Users Posts: 6,431 ✭✭✭MilesMorales1


    Too much chocolate. Its good cos it means I'll have plenty to sustain me, but still.


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 2,681 ✭✭✭Fleawuss


    Condoms.

    :mad:


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  • Registered Users Posts: 33,580 ✭✭✭✭NIMAN


    Ha ha. How many you buy? Just the 1?


  • Registered Users Posts: 1,421 ✭✭✭AppleBottle


    We have a lot of chocolate still floating around.


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 882 ✭✭✭Bulbous Salutation


    I bought enormous quantities of cheese. Now you might say you can never have enough of the stuff, but there was an awful lot of cheese.


  • Registered Users Posts: 16,622 ✭✭✭✭osarusan


    Brussels sprouts. 1 bag was 1 bag too much.


  • Registered Users Posts: 6,431 ✭✭✭MilesMorales1


    osarusan wrote: »
    Brussels sprouts. 1 bag was 1 bag too much.

    I call shenanigans. Sprouts are amazing.


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  • Registered Users Posts: 5,597 ✭✭✭Witchie


    Wrapping paper. At least have a jump start for next year though.


  • Registered Users Posts: 7,819 ✭✭✭fussyonion


    Nope.
    I bought just the right amount.
    Could have done with some cocktail sausages or things like that, for the evening nibbling sessions.


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 5,162 ✭✭✭MadDog76


    We bought way too much ......... so I emptied the fridge into the freezer, happy days! :)


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 3,969 ✭✭✭Mesrine65


    Sprouts are amazing.
    Especially with a butter glaze & some pancetta...mmm


  • Registered Users Posts: 33,580 ✭✭✭✭NIMAN


    Sprouts are a stange thing, I really enjoy them when I get them at Xmas, but don't eat them any other time of the year.


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 24,878 ✭✭✭✭arybvtcw0eolkf


    On past experience some people bought me bottles of vodka and whiskey, but I've been off the gargle since November 16th ~ so I've a few bottles of over.

    I'll bring them into work on Monday morning and give 'em to the lads.


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