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Best Bun for the Buck?

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jcheese

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Re:Best Bun for the Buck? Tue, 07/9/13 5:14 PM (permalink)
Fried Pies are usually made by lil' ol' ladies.
 
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    sillydogz

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    Re:Best Bun for the Buck? Tue, 07/9/13 7:03 PM (permalink)
    Mafia, It was announced yesterday. I read it in the newspaper.
     
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      C2CD

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      Re:Best Bun for the Buck? Tue, 07/9/13 7:51 PM (permalink)
      sillydogz


      Mafia, It was announced yesterday. I read it in the newspaper.

      REALLY!!!! I feel like singing...
      "Oh Happy Day"  I'll spare you all the singing lol
       
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        myway

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        Re:Best Bun for the Buck? Fri, 07/12/13 12:29 AM (permalink)
        I have been experimenting with the New England style buns lately. I have been finding them in Krogers. They are called "Coney "buns on the package. They seem to be a really good bun. I like the way you can butter them on the sides and toast them up.  It is an unusual bun around here. They run about .32 a bun. Just a quick thought though, it has been my experience that a good bun is worth a few more cents. Your customers will pay more for quality and taste. I fell into the habit of getting the cheapest buns I could get and I did not care where they came from. That was a mistake. I have been looking at higher quality buns as well as good quality dogs to serve. I decided that I wanted to sell a product that was worth selling and one that people will come back for. Yes the price is higher, but I decided that I will close it up before I sell another crap dog. :)
         
        <message edited by myway on Fri, 07/12/13 12:30 AM>
         
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          backahead

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          Re:Best Bun for the Buck? Thu, 08/1/13 7:32 AM (permalink)
          I used a local bakery bun for a year because of the great price I could get, $1.15 for a dozen.  But it was a heavy roll, terrible for a plain or just mustard dog.  Switched to the Freihofer rolls, $2.12 for 16 pk at rest depot.  These rolls are money in the bank no matter what toppings.
           
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            hotelganpati256

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            Re:Best Bun for the Buck? Sat, 08/3/13 8:32 AM (permalink)
            brickboo


            In New Orleans when a kid we had Vories Pie. Similar to Moon Pies but to my taste a lot better. I'm sure it was a New Orleans brand just like Elmer's chocolate "Gold Brick," a small chocolate bar with pecans in it. 

            We also had a bakery "Hubigs" that made those great "Fried Pies." I've eaten every flavor but if there were Lemon, I grab it first most of the time. Here in Colorado I have to settle for "Moon Pie" and another brand of Fried pies.

            I'm sure I've eaten a "Twinkie" somewhere along in time. Do you guys know if the Twinkie folks make the "Moon Pie"  or maybe the "Fried Pies" here in Colorado?

             
            welll done job dear more suggetion visit Hotels in Bhopal
             
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              djtomatoe

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              Re:Best Bun for the Buck? Sat, 09/21/13 12:56 PM (permalink)
              Costco seeded hogie buns.....I have used them for 8 years....$2.39/12cnt
               
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