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The burning question*: Chunky or smooth peanut butter?

It’s Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

Whatever way you take your peanut butter, eating it with marshmallow spread is just WRONG.
Whatever way you take your peanut butter, eating it with marshmallow spread is just WRONG.
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WE KNOW HOW you feel. The week is stretching out in front of you with no end in sight and you have a lot on your plate.

So do like we do here in TheJournal.ie HQ and get stuck into a serious debate on one of life’s most pressing issues.

Possibly.

This week: Texture is second only to taste in how we react to a foodstuff.

Some people, for example, can’t stand ‘bits’ in their orange juice or peel in their marmalade.

What about peanut butter?

Should it be…

A. Chunky, or…

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B. Smooth?

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Vote here: What texture is right for peanut butter?


Poll Results:

B - Smooth as silk, baby (1196)
A - Chunky and crunchy (761)
C - Yuck, I hate the stuff (545)
D - Can't we all just get along? (339)




Got a burning question that has divided your household/work colleagues/friends? Let us know in the comments section or email us at tips@thejournal.ie.

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