French Soup & Paella

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housil
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French Soup & Paella

Post by housil » Wed Jun 22, 2011 2:00 pm

Today Mrs Housil is still and work and the kids deceided better to push McDonalds economy, I opened a french RCIR for dinner.

Instant soup and a Spainish fisch/rice dish called "paella"
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Actually I like soups, but making soup in the fields on a e.g. ESBIT or tommy cooker is too inconvenient to me as you have to cook water etc...

It says "pomme der terre" = potatoes on the pouch, but
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green?!
The soup was "nice", a nice nick-nack in the fields, but not a must have.

The main course
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you could recognise the sea food ingrediens

The rice was still firm to the bit
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and it had a nice sea food taste.
As there are not this much "fish" dishes with the rations, I liked it.

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Re: French Soup & Paella

Post by Bypah » Wed Jun 22, 2011 2:18 pm

Nice review Olli... :D
Paella is an nice dish from the Spanish cuisine. There are several types....Valenciana, "Marinera" y "Mixta". Valenciana has no seafood, "marinera" has mainly seafood and "mixta" well it has both regular meat and seafood.
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Re: French Soup & Paella

Post by rationtin440 » Wed Jun 22, 2011 7:07 pm

Looks interesting and nice review. If only the Spanish rations had more food variety in them, they'd be even better.

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