| Food and Drink Board|| re: Quorn and other meat substitutes - Tommy Patel on 8/21/14 at 2:56 pm|
[quote]Beyond Meat is one of the better options if you need some type of shredded chick'n or chunks. Tempeh is good grilled and used as a meat sub. Makes a really good bacon for a sandwich.
[b]Jackfruit[/b] (canned in brine/water not syrup) can be used as a pulled pork type meat replacement in s...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Chili on top of rice vs. chili on top of Fritos - Tommy Patel on 8/19/14 at 10:55 am|
had it with rice, not my favorite, rather it plain.
with fritos occasionally, too much sodium.
had it with egg noodles, not too shabby.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Whole Foods sells rabbit for now - Tommy Patel on 8/18/14 at 10:32 am|
wow, this is weird for a southern state to be up in arms about eating rabbits....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Smoky flavor in a Gumbo - Tommy Patel on 8/6/14 at 3:43 pm|
I use a whole smoked chicken in my chicken & sausage Gumbo, its not over powering at all...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Woman regrets making purity pledge. Bonus: WYHI? - Tommy Patel on 8/6/14 at 1:01 pm|
[quote]We were together for six years before we got married. Any time we did anything remotely sexual, guilt overwhelmed me. I wondered where the line was because I was terrified to cross it. Was he allowed to touch my breasts? Could we look at each other naked? I didn't know what was considered sex...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Extreme Biking - Tommy Patel on 8/5/14 at 10:50 am|
:ahh: that was for 2nd place...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Do you agree with this quote? - Tommy Patel on 8/4/14 at 10:38 am|
[quote]"What if I told you that the version of history you were taught in school was heavily revised to fit your own nations agenda while hiding its crimes. And in doing so fostered an unrealistic sense of false patriotism used to manufacture your allegiance to a corporate entity masquerading as you...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Rock 93.7's last day - Tommy Patel on 7/31/14 at 10:26 am|
103.3 is a Baton Rouge station, yes?...
| O-T Lounge|| re: For those who have read Atlas Shrugged (no spoilers please) - Tommy Patel on 7/2/14 at 3:02 pm|
keep reading, save this link for when you are finished
[link=(http://www.shmoop.com/atlas-shrugged/dagny-taggart.html)]Atlas shrugged explained[/link]...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: What's your custom Subway sandwich? - Tommy Patel on 7/2/14 at 2:37 pm|
[quote]haven't been in awhile, but...
6" turkey, honey oat, toasted with lettuce, banana peppers, purple onions, olives, jalapenos, pickles, spicy mustard, dab of southwestern sauce, oil/vinegar, and salt/pepper
I eat there when I'm traveling, never had any stomach issues, will be g...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Arizona School Accuses 5 yr Old of "Sexual Misconduct" - Tommy Patel on 7/2/14 at 2:32 pm|
[quote]To me this story exposes the extremely poor judgement of arizona's educational system today[/quote]
| Soccer Board|| re: Is US soccer gaining respect abroad faster than here in the states? - Tommy Patel on 7/2/14 at 10:29 am|
[quote]The Americans now appear to have a football culture that takes the best from those that influenced it, but that is still uniquely their own, and that should be viewed as a welcome development. [/quote]
more kids are playing soccer than when I was a kid, more kids are sticking with the game...
| O-T Lounge|| re: The dangers of food trucks? Watch one explode like a bomb in Philly - Tommy Patel on 7/2/14 at 8:25 am|
great jihadists just got an awesome idea :banghead:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Australian Shepherds - Tommy Patel on 6/30/14 at 9:08 am|
I have an aussie and a catahoula\aussie mix, both are rescued, best dogs ever...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: What is your favorite cut of steak? - Tommy Patel on 6/26/14 at 3:37 pm|
its gotta be the right cut, but a 3'' T-bone is awesome
| More Sports Board|| re: Ann Coulter absolutely snaps on the sport of soccer - Tommy Patel on 6/26/14 at 2:22 pm|
stopped reading @ [quote]Ann Coulter[/quote] :rolleyes:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What's shows should I see in Vegas? - Tommy Patel on 6/26/14 at 10:12 am|
Toni & Tinas wedding @ the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Meanwhile in Japan, "live sushi" is apparently a trend - Tommy Patel on 6/26/14 at 9:33 am|
[quote]as an aside, I used to fish with a gourmet chef when I lived in FL, and anytime we'd catch a blackfin, he'd start fileting it as soon as we got it on the boat, and he'd pass around slivers of that while the fish was still alive, and it was pretty tasty[/quote]
yea, I've participated in eat...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Meanwhile in Japan, "live sushi" is apparently a trend - Tommy Patel on 6/26/14 at 9:12 am|
[quote]who cares. Raw oysters are still alive when we eat them.[/quote]
yes buuuuut, that mofo ain't blinking at me or squirming :lol:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Meanwhile in Japan, "live sushi" is apparently a trend - Tommy Patel on 6/26/14 at 8:42 am|
when an over stimulated culture and the culinary arts meets boredom :yack:...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Who is faster? Quicksilver or The Flash? - Tommy Patel on 6/19/14 at 9:50 am|
according to this bracket Flash does not make it past Spider-man :rolleyes:
| O-T Lounge|| re: Bobby Jindal pulls Common Core out of Louisiana - Tommy Patel on 6/18/14 at 2:56 pm|
[quote]is this good or bad? I really don't know
I know all the FB moms hate common core though
its not bad, it is good, moms on facebook are stupid
arrrrgh sooo much fail in BJ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: What do You Think: Gubment cancelling your right to your own property - Tommy Patel on 6/18/14 at 12:39 pm|
[quote]interesting now that the President can just cancel your right to your own intellectual property or trademark if he doesn't personally like your politics or perceives it to be "offensive".
Y'all agree with this? there is lots of stuff I could potentially be offended by if it meant cancelli...
| Soccer Board|| re: John Brooks' reaction to scoring against Ghana: this is what it's all about - Tommy Patel on 6/17/14 at 7:47 am|
not gonna lie, I had very low to very little expectations coming in, watched the whole thing, if this does not make you a fan then you are dead inside....not buying a jersey yet :lol:
| Tiger Rant|| re: Rashard Robinson doin work (swole up) - Tommy Patel on 6/11/14 at 3:29 pm|
poor calves , always forget the calves :lol:...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Tell me about Boudin - Tommy Patel on 6/10/14 at 3:55 pm|
i liked this on my smokey mountain trip, i also thought scrapple in New Jersey would do well in south louisiana....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Lafayette Getting a Mellow Mushroom - Tommy Patel on 6/9/14 at 2:15 pm|
mellow mushroom >>> Deanos, should do well...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Michigan's attendance problems...I think we can relate - Tommy Patel on 6/9/14 at 10:52 am|
winning will lessen the critics...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: What does the FDB think of this etouffe recipe? - Tommy Patel on 6/6/14 at 11:11 am|
1 lb of peeled Louisiana crawfish tails
Diced trinity plus garlic (at least a cup, could use more)
1/2 stick of butter (add more if needed, but start with this)
Some half n half.
Slap Ya Tony's (whatever seasoning blend you prefer)
Saute the veg in butter until tend...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Panera Bread finally open in Baton Rouge - Tommy Patel on 6/6/14 at 11:08 am|
[quote]Should be interesting to see how busy they'll stay through the novelty stage[/quote]
ate at one in Orlando recently, it was fine, nothing to write home about IMO.