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taking food abroad

Neilston, United...
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taking food abroad

Are you still allowed to take vacum pack of food to majorca ie sausage/bacon etc from the uk

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1. Re: taking food abroad

Well we always do (if going S/C) and haven't had any problems.

I think it's only the USA that i've come up against strict no imports on food mentality.

Seems like you've got you're screen name in order now? Weird one that was.

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2. Re: taking food abroad

Cheers again when I logged on with my lap top it gave me the option for a screen name

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3. Re: taking food abroad

Hi,

You still can not put ice blocks into you cool bag.

That was BHX recently anyway.

They took ours off us

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4. Re: taking food abroad

We always take our cool bag with ice packs in our hold luggage. Never had any problems, but they do add extra weight to your case.

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5. Re: taking food abroad

i wont to take some butter in my hold case to the canaries.would i be ok to take some cooked cold meats aswell or do they have to be tinned

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6. Re: taking food abroad

I remember many years ago when going SC, that we would take cheese and meats, but with luggage weight restraints etc... Is it really worth it, plus it's the bacteria element at ambient temps..plus you can get pretty much anything food wise abroad these days. But Butter!!!!!!!

Edited: 26 October 2012, 15:18
Portals Nous, Spain
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7. Re: taking food abroad

I would highly reccomend the English butcher Dunns located in Portals next to Marineland. Its a 5 minute bus journey or a 25 minute walk from Palmanova. It sells great back bacon, sausages and black pudding and many other items at reasonable prices.

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Palmanova
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8. Re: taking food abroad

Why would anyone take butter to the Canaries when you can buy it there cheaper?

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