pork scratchings

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pork scratchings

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(Cookery) small pieces of crisply cooked pork crackling, eaten cold as an appetizer with drinks
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But then, what reams of other manuscripts -- filled, not with the dulness of official formalities, but with the thought of inventive brains and the rich effusion of deep hearts -- had gone equally to oblivion; and that, moreover, without serving a purpose in their day, as these heaped-up papers had, and -- saddest of all -- without purchasing for their writers the comfortable livelihood which the clerks of the Custom-House had gained by these worthless scratchings of the pen.
Tupman, who had lingered behind to snatch a kiss from Emma, for which he had been duly rewarded with sundry pushings and scratchings, arrived at the parlour door.
IT'S a dream come true for peckish pub goers - pork scratchings have been reinvented as a super food.
But one of the great pleasures of life after a hard day's toil at the computer screen is a couple of pints of real ale in the local pub, washing down some scratchings.
The luxury Indian Ocean holiday paradise is just one of a number of crunch markets the Staffordshire pork specialist is targeting in its bid to become the Walkers Crisps of scratchings.
Coverage Product categories: - Corn Chips - Extruded Snacks - Pork Scratchings - Tortilla Chips Geographical scope: 24 countries including: - Austria - Belgium - Bulgaria - Czech Republic - Denmark - Finland - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Ireland - Italy - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russia - Slovakia - Spain - Sweden - Turkey - UK - Ukraine
Northern Irish crispmaker Tayto has bought pork scratchings manufacturer Midland Snacks.
Everything from i school news, to cou CAT'S HEAD WEDGED INTO A PACKET OF PORK SCRATCHINGS JB081110hone-01.
As it happens, I am deeply concerned about both, since after many years of reflection I have concluded that heaven for me would be sitting in a deckchair on a beach, drinking a glass of cool (but not cold) English ale, eating a big bag of pork scratchings and watching a group of underdressed young ladies playing volleyball.
Green Top Snacks Ltd, UK, a leading producer of the popular Pork Scratchings snack line has been able to naturally extend shelf-life by up to 50% and maintain low oxidation levels for its frying oil by reducing free fatty acid formation with INOLENS 4, a natural rosemary extract formulation developed by Vitiva.
They are the scratchings on the wall of a man desperate to escape his prison cell" - Alan Duncan, shadow leader of the Commons, on the Prime Minister's habit of scratching the despatch box with his black pen during question time.
All you need is love, plus a packet of pork scratchings.