Could you make black pudding out of menstural blood?

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Could you make black pudding out of menstrual blood?

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« Reply #1 on: 30/09/2008 15:19:40 »
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Could you make black pudding out of menstural blood?
« Reply #2 on: 30/09/2008 16:03:35 »
Paul not really because Black pudding is made from animal's blood like Sheep. Goats, Pigs blood all dried into a sausage form.

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Could you make black pudding out of menstural blood?
« Reply #3 on: 30/09/2008 16:20:38 »
Paul not really because Black pudding is made from animal's blood like Sheep. Goats, Pigs blood all dried into a sausage form.



Oh, no, I'm sure you could. All you need is any type of blood and a filler (meat, fat, suet, bread, sweet potato, barley, oatmeal).

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Could you make black pudding out of menstural blood?
« Reply #4 on: 30/09/2008 17:25:00 »
You could but you would have to get a lot of women to donate. Although it sometimes feels like a major hemerage you don't actually pass much blood during an average period. You would need a lot to make one black pudding.
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Could you make black pudding out of menstural blood?
« Reply #5 on: 30/09/2008 17:36:10 »
Since black pudding is blood with some cereals, herbs and seasoning, I don't see why not.

But I don't think there would be a great market for such a delicacy. I like black pudding especially a good Scottish pudding with some haggis and topped off with fried eggs. I suppose the advantage would be, it's already got an egg in it...... But just the idea, well
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« Reply #6 on: 30/09/2008 19:16:08 »
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[Magnus] Pyke rose to prominence as a young food researcher working for the wartime Minister of Food, Frederick Marquis, 1st Earl of Woolton. Even then, he was known to be eccentric. It is said that, in an effort to cope with the problem of blood donation outstripping local storage for blood transfusion, Pyke suggested using the excess human blood to make black pudding.
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Could you make black pudding out of menstural blood?
« Reply #7 on: 30/09/2008 21:06:00 »
Oh my GAWWWWWD THAT IS SO THOROUGHLY DISGUSTING!!!!
yuckkkkkkkk, Gag me with a spoon.......That is just really gross!!! 

Where do you come up with these ideas....LOL.

I can,t even Handle the idea of regular Blood bread or pudding... my Aunt on my hubands side always said it was a staple for her family growing up n Finland!!!!

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Could you make black pudding out of menstural blood?
« Reply #8 on: 30/09/2008 23:06:27 »
you can let a little blood out of living animals to make black pudding. I'm not sure I would like an egg in my pudding...all that colestorel!
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« Reply #9 on: 01/10/2008 01:18:38 »
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« Reply #10 on: 01/10/2008 20:03:05 »
Ignoring the  yuck factor (which isn't easy) there seem to be a few problems. The practicallity of obtaining enough starting material is one. The fact that shed endometrial lining isn't actually blood is another and the fact that canabalism is an excellent way to spread parasites is a third.
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Could you make black pudding out of menstural blood?
« Reply #11 on: 01/10/2008 20:20:11 »
In his book The Fearful Void, about crossing the Sahara on camel-back, Geoffrey Moorhouse describes how the Mauretanians would open a vein on the camel's neck and tap off a little blood for culinary purposes - now there's a thought. [:I]

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« Reply #12 on: 01/10/2008 22:36:17 »
Leona Lewis seemed to have that problem in her first hit single which was about her boyfriend that kept opening up her veins in order to get her love out or for some such reason. I'm not sure what it was called but boy did she milk it!
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