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The junk food thread, what's your guilty pleasure?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by Reality|Bites, 26 Jun 2021.

  1. moon man

    Mobster

    Joined: 17 Nov 2003

    Posts: 3,969

    Location: St Breward Cornwall

    I binge eat 6 packs.of s&v crisps on a Fri night with my wine, been vegan (have I mentioned) it's a little harder but not impossible to eat junk, I. E had a good fellas vegan pizza from tesco last night
     
  2. IvanDobskey

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 2 Feb 2010

    Posts: 9,262

    Location: East Midlands

    Chicken and chips from the chippy, drenched in gravy :D

    Probably only once every few weeks though..
     
  3. tres

    Soldato

    Joined: 16 Oct 2007

    Posts: 7,257

    Location: UK

    Parmo

    The North-East's greatest contribution to mankind
     
  4. Scougar

    Capodecina

    Joined: 30 Jan 2007

    Posts: 13,540

    Location: PA, USA

    I don't feel guilty eating junk food, I enjoy it as a treat. (Alternatively.. it's just fast convenient food).

    I'm partial to anything chocolate, I don't feel guilty, but I am known to overdo it.
     
  5. im4gine3

    Hitman

    Joined: 7 Oct 2015

    Posts: 778

    doner meat and chips with extra mayo

    Chips to be separated and drenched in salt and vinegar.. literally.. not light but pouring
     
  6. ahar

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 6 May 2011

    Posts: 1,310

    Location: Nr Watford

  7. Philtor

    Soldato

    Joined: 20 Nov 2009

    Posts: 5,917

    Doner kebab with loads of garlic mayo. Nom nom nom.
     
  8. Cooler running

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 28 Mar 2019

    Posts: 1,116

    Location: Channel Islands

    A whole box of plain ring doughnuts, followed by a full rack of ribs.
     
  9. [FnG]magnolia

    Pancake

    Joined: 29 Aug 2007

    Posts: 27,446

    Location: Auckland

    The highlight of my junk food career was a deep fried pizza kebab from a takeaway place on Morningside Road in 1993. Everything since then has been a monumental anti climax. (that's what she said)
     
  10. dowie

    Capo Crimine

    Joined: 29 Jan 2008

    Posts: 54,104

    LOL had to google that:

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parmo
    That's like eating 5 Big Macs! :D
     
  11. [FnG]magnolia

    Pancake

    Joined: 29 Aug 2007

    Posts: 27,446

    Location: Auckland

    Didn't Sunderland change their "Welcome to ...' sign to something about Parmo's? Or maybe Doncaster?

    e: wrong on both counts it seems. Middllesbrough. What a headline though: It's Parmo-geddon
     
  12. [email protected]

    Caporegime

    Joined: 8 Nov 2008

    Posts: 28,187

    Cheese and onion crisps or plain.

    Dark chocolate.
     
  13. cainer

    Man of Honour

    Joined: 9 Jan 2010

    Posts: 13,415

    I'll take your 5 Big Macs, and raise you an extra 27...

     
  14. Eurofighter

    Wise Guy

    Joined: 20 Mar 2014

    Posts: 2,235

    Quite often get a shwarma when I'm in manchester.

    Prefer it to donner.
     
  15. wez130

    Capodecina

    Joined: 31 Jan 2004

    Posts: 11,129

    Location: Matakana New Zealand

    A few things I miss from UK

    Richmond sausages
    Co-op extra special pizza (The pepperoni one with piquante peppers)
    Chicago town pizzas and microchips for when i CBA cooking anything.
    Asda extra special pork & caramelized onion sausages
     
  16. Craterloads

    Sgarrista

    Joined: 26 Dec 2009

    Posts: 9,022

    Location: North

    I would have a hard time deciding between a good margarita pizza or a chicken burger (sandwich) & fries with mayo and chilli sauce drizzled over them.

    That's my go to junk food, dont really crave sweet stuff or crisps.
     
  17. robgmun

    Capodecina

    Joined: 30 Apr 2006

    Posts: 16,645

    Location: London

    I miss a few things after lockdown.

    McDonald's Breakfast Wrap
    Pret Carrot Cake
    Greggs Bean and Sauage Slice
     
  18. Toxile

    Associate

    Joined: 14 Oct 2019

    Posts: 63

    Location: Yeovil

    Peanut butter Krispy Kreme's as a sweet junk food treat but like many others for savoury you can't beat a boneless bargain bucket from KFC.
     
  19. robfosters

    Caporegime

    Joined: 1 Dec 2010

    Posts: 41,749

    Location: Welling, London

    Don’t know why breakfast wraps aren’t back on the menu yet
     
  20. Pants

    Mobster

    Joined: 18 Oct 2002

    Posts: 3,082

    Location: Leicester

    Takeaway most Fridays here. Curry, Chinese, Turkish or Mexican most often. Sometimes a dirty Kebab or Pizza.