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>> No. 13373 Anonymous
31st May 2020
Sunday 2:36 pm
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On a hot day like this there is nothing better than a freezer drawer full of freeze pops. I'd go as far as to say they're actually better than lollies and choc ices.
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>> No. 13374 Anonymous
31st May 2020
Sunday 3:55 pm
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I agree, but not all ice pops are created equal. I am in love with these things, they have a texture closer to firm slush than ice and are fantastic.
>> No. 13383 Anonymous
1st June 2020
Monday 1:43 am
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>>13373
Not only are they better than ice lollies, but they are hangover kryptonite; they flee before them.
>> No. 13384 Anonymous
1st June 2020
Monday 12:53 pm
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>>13373
This is stone cold truth.
>> No. 13471 Anonymous
26th June 2020
Friday 8:23 pm
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I'm out of freeze pops. Someone go to the shop for me.
>> No. 13472 Anonymous
26th June 2020
Friday 8:35 pm
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>>13471
I couldn't find any in tesco today.
>> No. 13544 Anonymous
23rd July 2020
Thursday 12:38 pm
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I'm not sure how I feel about this.
>> No. 14308 Anonymous
17th April 2021
Saturday 1:38 pm
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I've just had a blue raspberry Jubbly, they've got to be the best flavour for ice pops.
>> No. 14309 Anonymous
17th April 2021
Saturday 2:48 pm
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>>14308
It's barely about 10C in the shade. What a terrible day to bump this thread.
>> No. 14310 Anonymous
17th April 2021
Saturday 2:58 pm
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>>14309
It's t-shirt weather, it's Jubbly time.
>> No. 14311 Anonymous
17th April 2021
Saturday 10:01 pm
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Still got a few polaretti in the freezer from last year, but time to lay in a few crates of the adorable bastards.
Although Amazon are now listing Polaretti for girls. What the fuck?
(Still shilling for Polaretti, though, until someone finds a better ice pop.)
>> No. 14312 Anonymous
18th April 2021
Sunday 12:50 am
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>>14309
Such a strange day today - the light was excellent, and I spent most of it in the garden, but it was freezing. I want a refund/Spring to arrive soon.
>> No. 14316 Anonymous
20th April 2021
Tuesday 8:40 am
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>>14311

These are a pound in Aldi and Iceland rn.
>> No. 14317 Anonymous
20th April 2021
Tuesday 9:08 am
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I'm on the fence as to whether the rise in temperature means it's time to ditch my joggers for shorts.
>> No. 14318 Anonymous
20th April 2021
Tuesday 10:10 am
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>>14317
I was nearly out in shorts the other day, but I looked at myself in the mirror before leaving the house and realised the whole outfit made me look like the autistic, female, love interest from a noughties mumblecore film so I chickened out and changed into trousers.
>> No. 14319 Anonymous
20th April 2021
Tuesday 10:11 am
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>>14318
That is an extremely specific look.
>> No. 14320 Anonymous
20th April 2021
Tuesday 10:20 am
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>>14319
It's all in the socks.
>> No. 14321 Anonymous
20th April 2021
Tuesday 10:20 am
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>>14318

Yeah but how puffy were your sleeves?
>> No. 14322 Anonymous
22nd April 2021
Thursday 6:13 am
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Ice pops are fantastic, but I've always been a slush man at heart. I've long considered buying a commercial slush machine for home. You can get a used one for about five hundred quid, but I'm already conscious of being a bit of a man child, I think that might push me over the edge.
>> No. 14323 Anonymous
22nd April 2021
Thursday 6:26 am
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>>14322
You could put a few freeze pops in a food processor and lightly put it on.
>> No. 14324 Anonymous
22nd April 2021
Thursday 11:37 am
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I don't agree those long thin ice pops (is that what they're called?) are better than ice cream. I've never enjoyed the texture of literal ice. Indeed when you refreeze ice cream it gets those ice crystals all over it and that really impairs the quality, for me.

The bigger Ice lollies like that Fruit Pastilles one I can tolerate. Maybe they are frozen better, or something.
>> No. 14339 Anonymous
1st May 2021
Saturday 3:19 pm
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If you ask me, slush is far more effective at cooling off than any ice pop out there.

So much so that I drove 300 miles to buy this the other day. Not bad for £120. The left side is not working currently but it looks like it just needs a thermistor.

I accept this is a mental purchase, but they usually go for seven times that price so how could I resist?

Working out the ideal margarita recipe for it will be my next project.
>> No. 14340 Anonymous
1st May 2021
Saturday 5:46 pm
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>>14339
That's an excellent purchase. Look forward to seeing it working.
>> No. 14542 Anonymous
22nd July 2021
Thursday 11:44 am
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I'm on my third Jubbly of the day.
>> No. 14543 Anonymous
22nd July 2021
Thursday 11:48 am
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>>14542
Lovely.
>> No. 14544 Anonymous
22nd July 2021
Thursday 2:08 pm
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>>14339
Does it really make a better quality slushie than the 50 quid jobbies intended for home use?
>> No. 14545 Anonymous
22nd July 2021
Thursday 3:04 pm
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Can one of you lads please try this and report back to us?

https://www.iceland.co.uk/p/slush-puppie-the-original-ice-cream-blue-raspberry/87213.html
>> No. 14546 Anonymous
22nd July 2021
Thursday 3:28 pm
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>>14545

It's yuckers. Get yourself down to Home Bargains and get you one of these instead.
>> No. 14547 Anonymous
22nd July 2021
Thursday 3:30 pm
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>>14339

Have you filled this up with margarita yet lad?
>> No. 14549 Anonymous
23rd July 2021
Friday 3:15 pm
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>>14547
I so hope it worked.
>> No. 14551 Anonymous
24th July 2021
Saturday 9:37 pm
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>>14547>>14549

I have, and it did work, I had some people round recently and it was about a 50/50 split on impressed to horrified at the slush machine in my dusty garage.

I tried a homemade mix, and it was delicious and sort of slushified, but really with these machines, only abominations of science will perform to a professional standard, without importing weird chemicals for your own batches anyway. I worried that the tequila would have to be added outside of the machine due to the much lower freezing point, but it worked flawlessly inside the machine.

I'm convinced with enough time and patience I could concoct a homemade mix with fresh limes and so on that would actually work as a stable slush mix, but it's high strength margaritas out of a slush machine, after one and a half cups nobody is tasting it anymore anyway.
>> No. 14552 Anonymous
24th July 2021
Saturday 9:50 pm
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>>14551
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>>14547

I'm not sure how you fucked it up, I bought my ex a £50 novelty slushie machine for christmas one time, like not a good one, the novelty ones from Argos, and all we did with it was make vodka slush. Works fine.
>> No. 14553 Anonymous
24th July 2021
Saturday 9:55 pm
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>>14552

>I'm not sure how you fucked it up

I didn't, it worked fine. But I'm not interested in your Mr. Frosty anecdotes, I'm in the big leagues.
>> No. 14554 Anonymous
25th July 2021
Sunday 3:18 am
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>>14553

Nevermind, I misread it as though you were saying it wasn't good enough and you have to invest in fancy ingredients. When the objective is getting pissed in a novelty manner, I don't think it has to be top notch.

However, one highlight was when we did that thing where you put a big bag of skittles in vodka so all the fruit flavour steeps into it, and then made slushies out of that. I'd certainly recommend it.
>> No. 14555 Anonymous
25th July 2021
Sunday 2:52 pm
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>>14553

You've changed man. I didn't want to say it, but you've let that industrial slush machine go right to your head.
>> No. 14556 Anonymous
25th July 2021
Sunday 3:57 pm
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>>14555

I can't believe you'd talk to a SnowShock appliance operator in this manner. Who do you think you are?
>> No. 14557 Anonymous
26th July 2021
Monday 12:31 pm
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>>14556

Aye but in the depths of winter you're drinking hot cups of tea like the rest of us and of what good is your SnowShock to you then Ozymandias?
>> No. 14558 Anonymous
26th July 2021
Monday 1:01 pm
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>>14557
Global warming innit. Mr SnowShock is years ahead of his time.
>> No. 14559 Anonymous
26th July 2021
Monday 4:05 pm
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>>14557

It's a running joke at work that I never wear a coat and only drink cold drinks. I am the Ice King and I will drink slush deep into winter. And as >>14558 points out, once the sun really starts to cook the earth in the coming years, you will all be lining up to trade your women and ammunition for a tall cool plastic cup of blue raspberry.

Also the heat generated by the twin compressors when it's running is borderline uncomfortable, I'm sure left on long enough it'll heat my garage up entirely so I can have a tropical winter.
>> No. 14560 Anonymous
27th July 2021
Tuesday 7:36 am
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I've always wondered why frozen carbonated beverages have never taken off in this country - apart from Tango Ice Blast, it seems to be unobtanium. I'd jerry-rig my own machine, but pressure vessels give me the fear.
>> No. 14561 Anonymous
27th July 2021
Tuesday 10:53 am
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>>14560

I'm with you, a frozen coke is a thing of beauty on a warm day.
>> No. 14562 Anonymous
31st July 2021
Saturday 3:07 pm
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>>13374
Polaretti are 99p in Aldi at the minute.

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