03 February, 2006

Chuck prefers an older carcase

Prince Charles has said it is a "tragedy" that mutton had fallen out of favour. The Prince of Wales spoke at the Ritz, London during a dinner to launch the Mutton Renaissance Club.

A revival of mutton could give a boost to under-pressure sheep farmers and help sustain traditional countryside life, Prince Charles has said.

"These are the people who make our countryside utterly unique and these are the people for whom I will do everything in my power to help and that is why we are here tonight."

The Prince is well known for eschewing the easy temptations of a tender young bird, preferring an older piece of meat.

4 Step to the white courtesy phone:

Blogger bigfootcookie shout your mess

I never new mutton had gone out of favour.

Well, not if you've ever ordered a Mixed Meat Balti in Birmingham.

I'd imagine.

February 03, 2006 8:24 pm

Blogger MadMondo shout your mess

I thought the club was disbanded some years ago after some notorious acts with Amyl Nitrate got out of hand? I hear he's also speaking at the Grand Lodge of Badger Gassers next week espousing a similar view.

February 04, 2006 6:51 am

Blogger Chris shout your mess

Do they actually call it a "Mixed Meat Balti"?

That sounds so inviting.

Will sir have a abbatoir sweepings Jalfrezi? It is a medium spiced dish.

February 04, 2006 11:27 am

Blogger bigfootcookie shout your mess

Yes, Thank you please.

February 05, 2006 3:32 pm


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