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Thursday 23 January, 2020
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11 photos that explain the glory of the breakfast roll to the rest of the world

You’re missing out.

1. The humble breakfast roll – often described in ‘jumbo’ terminology – is a basic but absolutely delicious creation

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But first a #breakfastroll for setting up camp in #ep2016

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2. For the rest of the world that have never really experienced its unique pleasures, allow us to explain its glory

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#jumbobreakfastroll #greenhillsbakery ☘

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3. Its key ingredients of sausage, bacon, white/black pudding – with optional egg, hash browns, mushrooms, tomatoes and your choice of sauce

4. It’s truly the ultimate breakfast/lunch feast

5. It’s been scientifically proven* to be the greatest hangover cure too

*obviously not, but still.

6. Other places around the globe might have all the separate ingredients, sure, but they’ve never perfected them to the level where they would make up a quality breakfast roll

7. It’s the food creation that’s inspired number one singles here

8. And actual cakes have been made in its honour

Source: Shane McAuliffe

9. Some pubs have tried to fancy them up a bit

10. But at its core it’s the simplest of creations – a pure mountain of breakfast grub in a crusty roll

Which is usually why they’re hardly a daily treat.

11. Absolutely glorious

*sigh*

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David Elkin

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