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#68427 - 05/29/02 07:23 PM Re: Aside
What is beefaroni?
#68428 - 05/30/02 07:14 AM Re: Aside
Well, the canned stuff must be macaroni & cheese combined with beef. Y'know, Chef Boyardee? I've never tried it, myself. (My real Italian father would shudder at the thought of it!) I imagine the homemade stuff would be quite a step up!
#68429 - 05/30/02 07:30 AM Re: Aside
Loc: lower upstate New York
... or else it's one of those things like "Hamburger Helper" that come in a box; just add water... oh, and beef. Guess we'll have to wait for ff to weigh in on this one.
#68430 - 05/30/02 08:39 AM Re: Aside
Loc: Virginia, USA
Beef-a-roni came from Chef Boy-R-Dee. I loved it when I was a kid, but I think it would make me ill if I were to eat it today. It's like a macaroni goulash kinda thing. I don't remember there being any cheese in it. If I recall, the elbow macaronis were not hollow.
#68431 - 05/30/02 10:24 AM Re: Aside
Loc: rego park
curiously, there was a real Chef Boyardee.. and he actually was a good cook -- (not to say the canned stuff is any good..
But Chef Boyardee was indeed a real person, born Hector Boiardi in northern Italy in 1898... more at
the plain canned sause (not macaroni and sause in a can) used to be pretty good, (it was a very mild, bland sause) i remember having it as a kid (till teen years) but the canned macaroni and sause was crummy even when i was a kid--the sause was too sweet, and had an "off flavor"._________________________
my other obsession
#68432 - 05/30/02 03:28 PM Re: Aside
Oh, yes...Beefaroni! That wonderful concoction made by Chef Boy-ar-dee. My daughter still loves it. Inch long tube shaped pasta with no whole in it, meat suspected beef and, ummm...delicious gag-me-with-a-spoon seasoned tomato sauce. Scrumptious! [holding-my-nose-e]
#68433 - 05/30/02 04:09 PM Re: Aside
My dad worked for a meat packing company. The suspected beef is definitely a beef product but nothing you'd usually eat or want to eat. I won't get into it here because it is not appetizing at all.
Just realize that when the ad says 100% pure beef that the nose of beef is still beef.
#68434 - 05/31/02 11:25 PM Re: Aside
Loc: Portland, Oregon
The suspected beef is definitely a beef product...
Which brings us back full circle to Fast Food Nation. Someone must really PM me and tell me you've read it!
#68435 - 06/02/02 07:47 AM Re: Aside
Loc: Hartsville, New York.
I don't see how anyone could eat that stuff unless they were being forced to or something. The only good macaroni-type dinner is made by my mom, who got it from her mom. The recipe probably came from some italian guy stuck in the Baltics in 1450 or so.
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