How many bags of pork scratchings do you eat?

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  1. Predator

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    hi everyone, I've noticed I'm eating like, 2-4 bags of pork scratchings a day, should I be worried? How many bags are you people eating? I find them hard to cut down on because they are the perfect snack, so satisfying, no carbs, and cheap!
     
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    I had 1 or 2 a day when i first started (70g bags) now i have a 20g bag when i need to snack which isnt often or i'll buy a 65g bag when at work and pick at it throughout the shift
     
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    Where are you buying them? What make I'm in Ireland I think i ate them on holidays before. Are they just dried pork fat in bite size pieces?Is thats them happy days...Beef jerky is lovely but not for everyone
     
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    Thats them. I buy Mr Porkys but i think they are all roughly the same. I find them in most supermarkets and petrol garages
     
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    :( Gosh! I have that in a day Linz = I'm a greedy mare LOL
     
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    i have around 2 to 3 bags of pork crunch a week
     
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    I don't eat them much at all now, in the pub sometimes, but on induction I probably ate 3 - 4 bags a day.

    Be careful though, they are not all low carb, some have been coated in flour for some reason.
     
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    What are the white bags you get in pubs? They are my favorites but i cant find them anywhere
     
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    mr porky's pork scratchings i think!
     
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    Have they chanced bags then coz i buy them in gold bags
     
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    nope. just checked mine in the cupboard. still in a white bag
     
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    Where do you get yours? I used to love them
     
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    I get them from the pub now, but I used to buy the black country ones at a local butcher's, can't remeber the name of them any more, but they were 0 carbs.
     
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    I get a huge bag of fresh from my local butcher. Think he does them himself from his pig farm
     
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    morrisons sell them. i only buy them when they havnt got any pork crunch. they have a slighty higher carb content than the crunch ones
     
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    Depanding on how hairy they are I have 1 to 2 bags a week

    Woofy x
     
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    I had a look at that site yesterday and the photo of the pork crunch looks like those maize crisps you can get.
     
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    Regardless i have to throw them ones away
     
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    Nothing wrong with hairy lumps. :D
     
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