New Island Values: No White Bread

Allinson BreadThe switch to the brown alternative wasn’t exactly hard. Since I’ve matured into an ever-so-slightly competent adult, brown bread has become the bread and butter in this household.

But a spanner recently flew into the works. I discovered the charm of Allinson High Fibre White Bread. For the last few months, i’ve had a slight obsession with Allinson. So much so that one time whilst working as a waiter I chatted to a customer for a good ten minutes on why the brand is unrivalled in what it does.

My usual purchase would have been Allinson’s Wholemeal Loaf, but as this was out of stock I decided that extenuating circumstances applied here and tested out the alternative. To say it was good is to misunderstand the luxury of this particular brand of factory made staple food items.

Yet, I’m pleased to say that my brief flirtation with white has ceased, and brown is back on my menu. I’m classing this as a success!

Note to readers: this post is not an extended piece of innuendo.

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