Re: [MBZ] Way OT: Blendtec recipes, anyone?

2015-07-26 Thread Mountain Man via Mercedes
Max wrote: I grew up on raw milk, straight from the nearest neighbors dairy farm. Store milk is like water to me, nothing in it. Craig and I both lived east of CSpgs - Craig in Peyton, me in Drennan. At Drennan there were several dairy farms. The one old guy was cool. One leg stool, milked

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2015-07-25 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
: Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Rich Thomas richthomas79td...@constructivity.net Sent: Saturday, July 25, 2015 10:41 AM Subject: Re: [MBZ] Way OT: Blendtec recipes, anyone? My buddy Greg does a lot of baking (and now is learning ice cream

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2015-07-25 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
My buddy Greg does a lot of baking (and now is learning ice cream) and uses raw milk mostly, I think he said there is a dairy on Wadmalaw that produces and sells it. He gets it at the Stono Market on Johns Island. Not too convenient for you, but probably a lot cheaper. --R On 7/24/15

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2015-07-25 Thread archer75--- via Mercedes
richthomas79td...@constructivity.net Sent: Saturday, July 25, 2015 10:41 AM Subject: Re: [MBZ] Way OT: Blendtec recipes, anyone? My buddy Greg does a lot of baking (and now is learning ice cream) and uses raw milk mostly, I think he said there is a dairy on Wadmalaw that produces and sells

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2015-07-25 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
to get some cream for cereal. -Curt From: Rich Thomas via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Rich Thomas richthomas79td...@constructivity.net Sent: Saturday, July 25, 2015 10:41 AM Subject: Re: [MBZ] Way OT: Blendtec recipes, anyone? My buddy Greg

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2015-07-24 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
Gotcha. Friend of mine did the super-duper power blender that destroys everything in its path diet for a month. Definitely lost weight, but said he felt like he was a baby or invalid since he never ate solid food. Dan On Jul 24, 2015, at 4:25 PM, Andrew Strasfogel astrasfo...@gmail.com

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2015-07-24 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
I wasn’t suggesting making peanut butter, I was pointing out that there is a product out there that provides the flavor of peanut butter without the fat and oils. It’s called PB2”. Dan On Jul 24, 2015, at 3:49 PM, Andrew Strasfogel astrasfo...@gmail.com wrote: I searched PB recipes for

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2015-07-24 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
I know. Stream of consciousness at work here. Revised recipe: In addition to grapes, frozen blueberries, strawberries, and half an orange I also added a few pieces of frozen banana. On Fri, Jul 24, 2015 at 4:20 PM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I wasn’t suggesting

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2015-07-24 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
To: Okie Benz mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Dan Penoff d...@penoff.com Sent: Friday, July 24, 2015 4:21 PM Subject: Re: [MBZ] Way OT: Blendtec recipes, anyone? I wasn’t suggesting making peanut butter, I was pointing out that there is a product out there that provides the flavor of peanut butter

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2015-07-24 Thread OK Don via Mercedes
On Fri, Jul 24, 2015 at 5:32 PM, Mountain Man via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: I'm not sure about ...Science is finally starting to finally get its collective head around how bad for us a low fat diet is... I see more zero fat, and lowfat, in the yogurt offerings. There is little

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2015-07-24 Thread fmiser via Mercedes
Curt wrote: The fats are what makes peanut butter good... Mountain wrote: I'm not sure about ...Science is finally starting to finally get its collective head around how bad for us a low fat diet is... I see more zero fat, and lowfat, in the yogurt offerings. There can be a long,

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2015-07-24 Thread Mountain Man via Mercedes
--R wrote: the peanut fats and oils are actually the good fats and oils, though a lot of calories come with them I make smoovies like that occasionally but use unsweetened vanilla almond milk so it isn't as slushy +1 +1 Both are wonderful comments - thanks. I abhor the rape of food,

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2015-07-24 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
I searched PB recipes for the Blendtec but you have to add oil and honey. :( Or, use a spatula every 20 seconds to scrape it down. Made a Blendtec drink this AM using fresh frozen blueberries, whole organic strawberries (from Costco - with their tops), a few large whie seedless grapes, half a

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2015-07-24 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
the peanut fats and oils are actually the good fats and oils, though a lot of calories come with them I make smoovies like that occasionally but use unsweetened vanilla almond milk so it isn't as slushy --R On 7/24/15 4:20 PM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes wrote: I wasn’t suggesting making

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2015-07-24 Thread Mountain Man via Mercedes
-Curt wrote: The fats are what makes peanut butter good... Isn't fat the primary flavor element in food? i.e. marbled steak, not fatfree steak. I'm not sure about ...Science is finally starting to finally get its collective head around how bad for us a low fat diet is... I see more zero fat,

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2015-07-24 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
the cup. -Curt From: Mountain Man via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Mountain Man maontin@gmail.com Sent: Friday, July 24, 2015 6:25 PM Subject: Re: [MBZ] Way OT: Blendtec recipes, anyone? --R wrote: the peanut fats and oils

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2015-07-24 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
It is the adulterated fats that kill. Natural fats, as nature intended are necessary for life, but not available in prepared foods. Raw, not GMO foods have fats that are unadulterated. almonds, Macadamia nuts, black walnuts, hickory nuts are all good sources, as are organically grown animals

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2015-07-24 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Maple syrup, a couple big scoops of vanilla ice cream and a splash of heavy cream make a nice smoothy... Best if you could get the ice cream from the amish guy I met in Michigan last year. Used an ice cream maker belted to a 100 year old John Deere hit and miss engine. So good you wanted to eat

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2015-07-24 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Local farm has a small grocery store with mostly local products, including raw milk. Priced at about 2x homogenized milk, they couldn't keep it in stock, kept increasing the price until they found the market price, which is like $8 a half gallon. I grew up on raw milk, straight from the

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2015-07-24 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
The debate now is focussed on Congressional legislation to prohibit States from requiring food producers to divulge the presence of GMOs on labels. On Fri, Jul 24, 2015 at 11:20 PM, Max Dillon via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: What's wrong with GMO food? Don't make me lump you in with

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2015-07-24 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
Local farm has a small grocery store with mostly local products, including raw milk. Priced at about 2x homogenized milk, they couldn't keep it in stock, kept increasing the price until they found the market price, which is like $8 a half gallon. I grew up on raw milk, straight from the

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2015-07-24 Thread Max Dillon via Mercedes
What's wrong with GMO food? Don't make me lump you in with the Global Warming religion nut cases worshipping Gaia... -- Max Dillon Charleston SC '87 300TD '95 E300 On July 25, 2015 12:27:11 AM EDT, Curly McLain via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: It is the adulterated fats that kill.

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2015-07-23 Thread archer75--- via Mercedes
Rick Knoble wrote: ‎Gerry writes: As for living forever, I've been on a mega nutrients diet for 31 years; 55 to 86; and still have negative lab and xray reports.  Please expound.  Rick   I'll send you the info in a few days, Rick. Anyone else interested in this vitamin/mineral diet and

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2015-07-22 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
2hp? 1500W? Holy crap, whattya gonna blend in that, trees? -Curt From: Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Andrew Strasfogel astrasfo...@gmail.com Sent: Wednesday, July 22, 2015 12:03 PM Subject: [MBZ] Way OT:

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2015-07-22 Thread G Mann via Mercedes
Call me in 300 years and let me know how it worked out. Does it have a hand crank for when Iran hits us with EMP nuke and wipes out the power grid? Just trying to think ahead... since I'm planning to live forever... On Wed, Jul 22, 2015 at 9:03 AM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes

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2015-07-22 Thread Randy Bennell via Mercedes
Cat litter. RB On 22/07/2015 11:40 AM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes wrote: 2hp? 1500W? Holy crap, whattya gonna blend in that, trees? -Curt From: Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Mercedes Discussion List mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Andrew Strasfogel

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2015-07-22 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
Maybe he's going to make some wild turkey surprise! https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=FOTlNOZB4Zo Dan Sent from my iPad ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

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2015-07-22 Thread Meade Dillon via Mercedes
I knew that was coming... - Max Charleston SC On Wed, Jul 22, 2015 at 12:42 PM, Randy Bennell via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: Cat litter. RB On 22/07/2015 11:40 AM, Curt Raymond via Mercedes wrote: 2hp? 1500W? Holy crap, whattya gonna blend in that, trees? -Curt

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2015-07-22 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
Dear Penthouse: I know you won't believe this but I swear this is all true... --R On 7/22/15 12:03 PM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes wrote: Just bought a Blendtec 2 hp machine at Costco after seeing a demo. Price was down to $249. Can any of you share any good recipes with this powerful

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2015-07-22 Thread Randy Bennell via Mercedes
Oh, come on. You are the dude with the fancy machine. Make some stuff and let the rest of us know if it was worth the effort. Don't forget to add lots of sugar. And, if I recall correctly, one can buy a blender for camping that has a gasoline engine with a pull cord. I should have thought you

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2015-07-22 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
You need to use a newer Benz dizzel with a power plug (mama's ML has one) and you could then have a Bluetec Blendtec making your smoovies --R On 7/22/15 4:52 PM, Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes wrote: I must say I am disappointed at the lack of MATURITY of this group. I'm reaching out - a

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2015-07-22 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
1 old shoe, a qt of water and let'er rip! Oh, and a banana if you want the protein drink sweeter! Just bought a Blendtec 2 hp machine at Costco after seeing a demo. Price was down to $249. Can any of you share any good recipes with this powerful juicer/blender? Or with a comparable

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2015-07-22 Thread Rich Thomas via Mercedes
Bass-o-matic --R (sent from my miniPad) On Jul 22, 2015, at 10:12 PM, Curly McLain via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com wrote: 1 old shoe, a qt of water and let'er rip! Oh, and a banana if you want the protein drink sweeter! Just bought a Blendtec 2 hp machine at Costco after seeing a demo.

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2015-07-22 Thread Jim Cathey via Mercedes
Ice. Crabapples. Your choice of sweetener: sugar, splenda, bourbon... -- Jim ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives http://www.okiebenz.com/archive/ To Unsubscribe or change delivery options go to:

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2015-07-22 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Sorry, I thought you wanted the high protein diet recipes! if it'll make PB, a lb or 2 of honey roast Pnuts, and lett'er rip I must say I am disappointed at the lack of MATURITY of this group. I'm reaching out - a cry for help. Sharing my life experiences. Exposing my vulnerabilities

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2015-07-22 Thread Rick Knoble via Mercedes
‎Gerry writes: As for living forever, I've been on a mega nutrients diet for 31 years; 55 to 86; and still have negative lab and xray reports.  Please expound.  ‎ Rick  Sent from my BlackBerry Z10 ___ http://www.okiebenz.com To search list archives

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2015-07-22 Thread Curly McLain via Mercedes
Oh, come on. You are the dude with the fancy machine. Make some stuff and let the rest of us know if it was worth the effort. Don't forget to add lots of sugar. And, if I recall correctly, one can buy a blender for camping that has a gasoline engine with a pull cord. I should have thought you

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2015-07-22 Thread Andrew Strasfogel via Mercedes
I must say I am disappointed at the lack of MATURITY of this group. I'm reaching out - a cry for help. Sharing my life experiences. Exposing my vulnerabilities (not many, I admit). What do I get? Nada. Seriously: I blended (smoothie setting) frozen blueberries/strawberries/raspberries,

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2015-07-22 Thread Randy Bennell via Mercedes
Sadly, it is not difficult to determine why he died of a liver ailment. However, I do like Mararitas even if I cannot spell the word. We normally use Tequila rather than Rum. RB On 22/07/2015 4:52 PM, Dan Penoff via Mercedes wrote: I had a very good friend in Pensacola (now deceased from liver

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2015-07-22 Thread Curt Raymond via Mercedes
me with a flash full of MT Gay Extra Old... Well heck, its after 5. -Curt From: Dan Penoff via Mercedes mercedes@okiebenz.com To: Okie Benz mercedes@okiebenz.com Cc: Dan Penoff d...@penoff.com Sent: Wednesday, July 22, 2015 5:52 PM Subject: Re: [MBZ] Way OT: Blendtec recipes, anyone

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2015-07-22 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
I had a very good friend in Pensacola (now deceased from liver disease) that had a margarita mixer/blender on his trimaran that was powered by a little weed whacker style 2 cycle engine. He made a wicked margarita. His greeting every time you met him was, “”Would you like a rum beverage?” His

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2015-07-22 Thread Dan Penoff via Mercedes
Barney was a great guy. I crewed his trimaran with him a number of times, and it was always a blast. Never a dull moment, for sure. I still have my Schurr Sails bag in the closet, which gets used in a similar manner any time we go to the beach. Dan On Jul 22, 2015, at 6:14 PM, Curt

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2015-07-22 Thread archer75--- via Mercedes
Andrew Strasfogel wrote: Just bought a Blendtec 2 hp machine at Costco after seeing a demo. Price was down to $249. Can any of you share any good recipes with this powerful juicer/blender? Or with a comparable Vitamix? If the Blendtec is used properly one can live forever, I am told.