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Why don't cafes sell spaghetti on toast?


toastWhy canít you ever get tinned spaghetti on toast at greasy spoon cafes? Itís delicious, but you canít get it anywhere.
Steve, Epsom


** Definitive **
Name: June, Orpington
Qualification: Used to run restaurant
Answer: When you overcook spaghetti, it turns to slush and doesnít hold together. The usual things you get on toast in a cafť Ė baked beans, mushrooms, tomatoes Ė you can keep them on a hotplate and they keep their shape. If you did the same to spaghetti, you end up with a lot of slush.

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