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yankgal46

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Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 21:53
I have tried to eat a MIM twice now and find it gritty/mealy. I wonder if I can like these soon because they can be used like bread for toast or sandwiches.Any comments?
Colleenw62

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Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 22:14
Try putting a little cream cheese on top. Oh and a little more cinnamon
gkcfm95

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Posted: 22 Mar 2013, 22:43
maybe it's your flax meal. I think the golden kind has a better flavor than the darker one.
and are you using the Atkins recipe?


http://community.atkins.com/Recipes/D51DD273-0C24-E011-9663-001EC9B2B3C8/Muffin%20in%20a%20Minute%20/Default.aspx?

~kelly
yankgal46

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Posted: 23 Mar 2013, 10:24
Yes,I have also tried the golden flaxseed and I did use the Atkins recipe.Thanks.I will try again sometime and see maybe ,it will 'grow' on me! Thanks
RavenSoul69

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Posted: 23 Mar 2013, 10:33
Could be the brand, also. I had that same issue until I switched to Bob's Red Mill Golden Flax Meal. That, and after I stir it like crazy I let it sit and rest for a minute before cooking. Seems to help!

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Absorb what is useful,
Discard what is not,
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RavenSoul69

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Posted: 23 Mar 2013, 10:36
Oh, and toasting it greatly improves it to me, as well Wink

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If we are facing in the right direction, all we have to do is keep on walking. ~~Buddhist proverb

Absorb what is useful,
Discard what is not,
Add what is uniquely your own.
~~Bruce Lee

You don't drown by falling in the water...you drown by staying there.

There are only two options: make progress or make excuses.

yankgal46

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Posted: 23 Mar 2013, 10:41
The brand was called HodgsonMills and I have both types.They are not too cheap so I was trying to like/use them up. I will search out the brand you suggested.Thanks
RavenSoul69

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Posted: 23 Mar 2013, 10:55
Ha, Hodgson was the one that I had first and didn't like, either! I did use it up, though, cause like you said, it wasn't too cheap, then I switched to Bob's. Maybe by that time I'd just gotten used the texture! LOL

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If we are facing in the right direction, all we have to do is keep on walking. ~~Buddhist proverb

Absorb what is useful,
Discard what is not,
Add what is uniquely your own.
~~Bruce Lee

You don't drown by falling in the water...you drown by staying there.

There are only two options: make progress or make excuses.

eKatherine

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Posted: 23 Mar 2013, 11:29
Everybody doesn't like them. It's okay not to like them.
yankgal46

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Posted: 23 Mar 2013, 11:48
Your right eKatherine,maybe I just don't like them.



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