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Taco Bell meat not really beef?

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by NelsonTacoma, Jan 24, 2011.

  1. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:16 PM
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    NelsonTacoma

    NelsonTacoma [OP] This is my derpawayinator!!!!!

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    If you thought the meat at Taco Bell was really beef then you have been living under a rock. I worked at Taco Bell as a teenager and even though I know the food is fake and nasty I still eat it. Can't beat lunch for $5!!! Like we needed a law firm to sue them to tell us it's not really beef.

    http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/41242132/ns/business-consumer_news/
     
  2. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:21 PM
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    BAMFTACO

    BAMFTACO Pabst Blue Ribbon on ice

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    Did you know that jack in the box taco meat is tofu
     
  3. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:23 PM
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    I worked at Taco Bell for a year (quit in October), the beef isn't really beef. I can't remember but it says what it is on the side of the box. Something or other with "beef flavoring"

    I don't care though, I love Taco Bell food a great deal. It's delicious. The job sucked though.

    5 Layer burrito, no beans with extra beef grilled. All of you gotta try it. Trust me.
     
  4. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:23 PM
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    NelsonTacoma [OP] This is my derpawayinator!!!!!

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    No I didn't but I'm not surprised either. Glad I don't eat thier tacos. I have plenty of friends who love them especially when drunk:eek:.

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    Agreed!!
     
  5. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:26 PM
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    i heard it was some kind of fish from some old bastard i worked with so he could have been wrong, but thats what i heard. regardless ill still eat it.
     
  6. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:37 PM
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    jcemitte

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    well its supposed to be ground beef and there is plenty of disgusting stuff in it anyways....probably everything that cant be used in some awesome beef flavored sauce. regardless, im eating taco bell as im typing this lol
     
  7. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:42 PM
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    mmmmm.... chessy gordita crunch

    i'm going to taco bell because of this thread
     
  8. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:51 PM
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    Yeah, taco bell is good no matter 'what' the meat is. I like chinese to even if it is street cat. lol :D
     
  9. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:55 PM
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    I heard the meat is created by powder :notsure:
     
  10. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:57 PM
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    Exactly if it taste good eat it
     
  11. Jan 24, 2011 at 6:58 PM
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    Negative. Comes in a bag just the way everyone eats it, then we drop the bag in the cooker and poor it in a pan.

    The beans come in a powder that we stir with hot water until it looks how you eat it. I don't eat the beans anymore.
     
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    Kind of. When I worked there (15 years ago), the meat was freeze dried as well as the beans. You stuck the bags of meat in hot ass water for x:xx amount of time and it dethawed and turned into "meat". The beans look like cornflakes, you mix them with hot water and let them sit for 4 to 6 hours and then they turn into "beans". I still eat there even knowing how its made. Even got food poisoning from them a couple times too:eek:.
     
  13. Jan 24, 2011 at 7:00 PM
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    Taco-NB MMMMM Taco's

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    What the heck is a Taco Bell?
     
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    It's a mod to replace your horn with a bell.:p
     
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    I always thought that was cat food!:eek:
     
  16. Jan 24, 2011 at 8:50 PM
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    Think Taco Time only dirtier. Up here, it's often in one of those KFC/Taco Bell combination restaurants. Just like Wendy's/Timmies
     
  17. Jan 24, 2011 at 9:06 PM
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    No way! Cat food is held to way higher standards!
     
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