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English Muffins?

Anybody know where I can find English Muffins?
I tried Jemoli, Globus, and Coop. I thought I saw them somewhere along time ago but I'm coming up with nothing now...

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Re: English Muffins?

Alas, my search has also proved fruitless. I miss English muffins. Can somebody please help us with where to find them?

I tried to explain what an English muffin was to a German friend the other day and I just could not get the point across. I don't even know how to explain them, other than delicious.
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Alas, my search has also proved fruitless. I miss English muffins. Can somebody please help us with where to find them?

I tried to explain what an English muffin was to a German friend the other day and I just could not get the point across. I don't even know how to explain them, other than delicious.

Just to clarify, muffins are fruitless!! You might be confusing them with Scones.

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Re: English Muffins?

Are you serious? I said the search was fruitless, you know opposite of fruitful

defn:
useless; unproductive; without results or success.

Or did we just have a complete sarcasm failure?

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Just to clarify, muffins are fruitless!! You might be confusing them with Scones.

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Re: English Muffins?

Just a sarcasm failure. You must not have seen Hugh's riffing on the furnished apartment thread. He's clearly on a sarcasm high today.
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Just a sarcasm failure. You must not have seen Hugh's riffing on the furnished apartment thread. He's clearly on a sarcasm high today.

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Just to clarify, muffins are fruitless!! You might be confusing them with Scones.

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What about blueberry muffins? Mwahahahahahaha
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What about blueberry muffins? Mwahahahahahaha

No good brett, we were talking about English Muffins, not American muffins.

Now THAT was a sarcasm failure!!!

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I wont even get on to the confusing topic of Raga Muffins then...
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You might be confusing them with Scones.

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Sorry Hugh. That's pronounced "Scones"
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Sorry Hugh. That's pronounced "Scones"

No chance... in the north they are called Scones, not Scones you toff!!!
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When its on the plate its Scone when it in your mouth its Scon.

(A joke for those who may have been living on the moon or Rapperwil and not heard it)


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Re: English Muffins?

I very much doubt you'll find them. But Lovely Delia can come to the rescue

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Re: English Muffins?

Hello

My husband just discoved English muffins here a few weeks ago. We live in Basel, and close to the border in Germany there is a big grocery store (name is something with "Frischecenter") that offers several types of English muffins. If you're interested, I could give you directions.

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My husband just discoved English muffins here a few weeks ago. We live in Basel, and close to the border in Germany there is a big grocery store (name is something with "Frischecenter") that offers several types of English muffins. If you're interested, I could give you directions.

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Sounds fantastic, Barbara. I'm definitely interested!
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Re: English Muffins?

me too Barbara!!!
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Re: English Muffins?

Please go ahead and post those directions. I'd love to know.

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Re: English Muffins?

English muffins now come with blueberries in the states.

I have rarely eaten a muffin that did not contain fruit.


I would imagine that that wierd food section in the basement of the English Orell Füssli may have them. It has betty crocker and "Brown Sauce" whatever that is. Makes this American shiver!

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Re: English Muffins?

You can buy muffin mix from http://www.myexpatshop.com
Looks a bit like flour really......!?
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You can buy muffin mix from http://www.myexpatshop.com
Looks a bit like flour really......!?
....and a little dried yeast sugar and salt is what Delias recipe says. But the pre-mixed stuff probably also has loads of nasties too. They're the easiest thing in the world to make and quicker and cheaper than driving to the supermarket.
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