I Like Fish and Chips

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    Sometimes Get a Craving

    With mushy peas but without ketchup and lightly sprinkled with salt and vinegar is how I like fish and chips. I don't have them very often partly because they're not that good for you and partly because fish is quite expensive now. Every so often, though, I get a craving and head...
    mistygrey mistygrey
    41-45, F
    7 Responses Jun 16, 2009

    Chips for tea tonight!

    Been looking forward to it all day!
    Abilohman Abilohman
    Jan 13, 2014

    Fish and chips, glorious,

    but only, and I mean only, from a proper fish and chip shop. Also, being at the seaside adds something to the whole experience. Salt and vinegar only, please!
    jumpersforgoalposts jumpersforgoalposts
    51-55, M
    Apr 29, 2014


    I work in a fish and chips restraunt and I still eat some every day. i love love love it with mushy peas, malt vinagra, and lots of tartar and lemon....Yummy!
    MrsSillyLady MrsSillyLady
    31-35, F
    Apr 9, 2011

    One Of The Good Things About The British Empire...

    ...is that pretty much anywhere that was ever a British colony, one can usually find decent fish and chips.   Of course, I've had the real thing in newspaper from "chippies" in Scotland. But I've also had surprisingly good fish and chips in former colonies like Kenya and...
    aohoku aohoku
    36-40, M
    Jun 16, 2010
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    Jun 16, 2015


    It's a Thursday evening and this can only mean one thing. A trip along the main road for some fried cod in batter and Fries. I pretty health conscious actually but I have this craving for it.
    CarolineBelinda CarolineBelinda
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Jul 23, 2009

    Love It - Yum!

    I especially love fish and chips when it's drenched in malt vinegar and kosher salt on the fries too mmm Yummy! Now I'm hungry, great! hahaha
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    3 Responses May 4, 2009
    BigWilly60 BigWilly60
    61-65, M
    Sep 10, 2015

    Especially the Old Way.......

    ~ In Toronto there was this ole time fish & chip shop. Goddess how I loved getting our fish there. Momma & I would always order it to go. They'd wrap it up in old newspaper, & give us malt vinegar to go with the fries. Greasy as hell (wouldn't eat it now...
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    1 Response May 1, 2009
    BigBalls50 BigBalls50
    61-65, M
    Aug 30, 2015


    Mmmmm good old fish and chips when I was growing up they were wrapped in newspaper at the old fish and chip shop, we would pour malted vinegar on them so delicious.
    tatteredwings tatteredwings
    2 Responses Jun 5, 2009

    Growing up! my mother would make the best Old

    English Fish And Chips. My mother would use Atlantic Cod or Haddock. When she would fry the fish afterwards your clothing would smell of fried fish. And my mothers chips were also very good although they were french fries. My mothers french fries were amazing as well. She would...
    jon2403 jon2403
    56-60, M
    Jan 30, 2015


    I have never had actual English fish and chips. I have had them in the U.S. and in Japan but I imagine they are probably a little different if you actually buy them in England. Sometime I would like to have to opportunity to try real English fish and chips.
    katnipkitkat katnipkitkat
    41-45, F
    Jul 28, 2012
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