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Chicken Curry

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Perhaps the most looked forward to of the The Four Blessed Menus but always the most disappointing. The chicken was almost unbelievably chewy whilst the 'curry' was limp and pathetic, and not the ring-stinging vindaloo special you need to keep you going whilst out in the field (and, indeed, to help you 'go', Exercise blockage was always an issue in the old days of compo). It came with a sachet of boil-in-the-bag rice and you could jazz it up with Tabasco or extra curry powder but it was never as good as you anticipated it was going to be. Give me Babies Heads and beans any day.

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