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  1. BikerAngel

    BikerAngel Silver Member

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    vecon from, I looked in tesco tonight but to tell the truth didn't have a clue what I was looking for either, I looked near the bovril and oxo stock cube bit but couldn't see it and wasn't sure what it looked like either. Also what is scan bran and where would I find it. Thanks so much and soz for being thick, I will get the hang of this I promise xx
     
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    metrognome is getting better at it

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    hello
    dont know about the vecon but the scan bran you can get at meetings or in holland and barrett
    karen
     
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    You can get vecon at health food stores mainly. Word of warning, it smells awful but once it's in the pot it's no different to any other stock, it's quite salty and does the job perfectly, especially as it's free!
     
  5. Indieflower

    Indieflower I have my mojo

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    I had been wondering this too...thanks for posting

    K x
     
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    If you're not vegetarian you can substitute the Vecon for chicken Bovril. Although, if you're like me and live out in the sticks it'll probably hard getting hold of chick Bovril too. Neither my Local Tesco's or Somerfield stock it.
     
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    thanks for the quick replies, will check out when I am in town tomoro x
     
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    oh I was so lucky as the localish tesco had both chicken and beef bovril and our big one in the other town has it too. Not sure of the local supermarkets, co-op and sommerfields as hardly use them.
     
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    Indieflower I have my mojo

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    I never have a problem getting Beef Bovril, BUT Chicken Bovril, well you would think it was gold dust or something :sigh: lol.

    Stocked at the mo but dreading finding it again when I run out :D
     
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    I will have to buy extra and nip down to Fife on motorbike to supply you lol
     
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    Indieflower I have my mojo

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    lmao, any excuse to get on the bike eh!!
     
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    loobylou Reached Target. woohoo

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    I'll come with you hun, weathers good enough. lol xxx
     
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    oh yep we just love being out and about :)
     
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    I can only find chick bov in morrison's now. I tend to buy 4 or 5 jars at a time!
     
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    I buy vecon and scanbran in Holland & Barrats. If you are like me, and live in the sticks I stock up as the nearest to me is in Glasgow city centre.
     
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    aye we have to stock up on stuff when we get it living in the sticks lol
     
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    sorry to butt in your thread - is bovril free?
     
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    yep you use it instead of stock cubes. Or of course if you love it you can have it as drink or on toast etc but I stick to using it for stock lol.
     
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    Indieflower I have my mojo

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    Oooh, on toast, I never thought of that!
     
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    Indieflower I have my mojo

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    What is scanbran? I keep seeing it mentioned but don't know what it is, obviously lol
     
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    eye6769 Vegetarian who lives2eat

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    indieflower, scan bran is like edible carpet tiles, horrid if used as a cracker but fab for making low syn chocolate cake
     
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