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Discussion in 'Fred's Barcalounge' started by TSims1, Jul 15, 2017 at 3:43 PM.

  1. audept

    audept I Bleed Orange

    Dec 1, 2010
    Sydney, Australia
    Just came back from Yum Cha with friends in the Chinese restaurant at the Sydney Fish Markets. Plan to do as little as possible for a few hours while it digests, then walk the dogs in the park. Cooking flathead fillets in cherry tomato sauce with oven-blistered vine-ripened cherry tomatoes, Basil and Rocket (Aragula) for dinner later and testing the latest Pinot Noir delivery.
    Last edited: Jul 15, 2017 at 10:59 PM
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  2. Rob Williams

    Rob Williams Country Gent

    Jul 5, 2014
    SE QLD
    Sounds good. I like my flathead rolled in flour/salt/pepper and then fried in butter. usually within a few hours of them flapping. But I haven't had much luck with the rod lately. Going out tuesday though, so that may change :)
  3. slimwilson

    slimwilson Synchromatic

    Dec 22, 2015
    Arlington, Tx
    Update: sitting at home for the umpteenth Saturday in a row. Seems like this song becomes more and more my life
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  5. wildeman

    wildeman Friend of Fred

    May 10, 2015
    Did y'all say flathead? 20161223_180459.jpg Gotta pimp my friends '37! I actually found this engine in a barn.
  6. Gretschman2

    Gretschman2 Country Gent

    Apr 8, 2013
    Bremerton, WA
    Made a shrimp cocktail and Salmon dinner for my wife. She's pretty much housebound and bedridden these days due to her advanced COPD. So when I make her some of her favorite things to eat, it brightens up her spirits. It's the least I can do for her after putting up with me for 44 years.
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  7. rockinforJesus

    rockinforJesus Gretschie

    Nov 7, 2014
    Upstate New York
    Good boy, great perspective.
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  8. ZackyDog

    ZackyDog Country Gent

    Feb 6, 2015
    In the USA
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    I had dim sum today. Really fun and tasty with things like pork pot stickers and shrimp dumplings.

    But then you realize, it has MSG :eek: and it makes you feel like you have been severely dehydrated. I'm just starting to
    feel normal again, thanks to lots of filtered H2O.

    Sorry to be a bummer.:(
  9. russmack

    russmack Gretschie

    May 1, 2017
    ballina australia
    I had a great day.

    Decided I was getting too serious on the technical side of things, and after an hour's compulsory stuff, sat down, and let it all hang out with Carl Perkins.

    Crikey - I wish I could crank up my Twin Reverb. And my De Ville. And my Boogie M6 Carbine.

    One of these days I'm gonna let it all rip!

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  10. Mr. Lumbergh

    Mr. Lumbergh Gretschie

    May 14, 2013
    Initech, Inc.
    I saw Which One's Pink totally kill it at the OC Fair, then checked out a couple of rides and helped my date with a funnel cake. Not too shabby, but I will need to hit the gym extra hard next week because I already used up my carb credits for the week on beer last night at karaoke... :rolleyes:
  11. Pdnlegs

    Pdnlegs Synchromatic

    May 28, 2016
    Finished my 3 week, 12 state 5,000 mile trip today.

    It was a long one today. We covered 900 miles today. Yesterday was about the same.
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  12. Mr. Lumbergh

    Mr. Lumbergh Gretschie

    May 14, 2013
    Initech, Inc.
  13. audept

    audept I Bleed Orange

    Dec 1, 2010
    Sydney, Australia
    No, Flathead:
    It was delicious, we just finished it.
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  14. russmack

    russmack Gretschie

    May 1, 2017
    ballina australia
    Otherwise known as 'Lizards'

    Good stuff too.

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  15. thunder58

    thunder58 Gretschified

    Dec 23, 2010
    tappan ny
    Hey hey Skipper ..........
  16. markeebee

    markeebee Country Gent

    Sunday morning hangover, so that means bacon and Bobbie Gentry.

    Later on I'm being very English, having lunch on a village green watching cricket.

    I'm guessing that many of our American cousins won't be too familiar with cricket. Essentially it's an arcane form of open air theatre event which involves drinking warm beer all day while some fellers in funny outfits very occasionally run around a bit. It's like baseball, but much better.
  17. guitarmike

    guitarmike Gretschie

    Oct 13, 2015
    Now that's a bike.
    I had a Flathead for 10 years. Should have kept it.
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  18. Robbie

    Robbie Country Gent

    Finished my yard Put final touches on my version of a Joe Simon song I'm adding to our Set List for an upcoming gig.
  19. wildeman

    wildeman Friend of Fred

    May 10, 2015
    Screenshot_2017-07-16-07-09-26-1.png You dont really use 6120's do you?:D
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