Out of the Blue

I went back and tried those jalapeno-flavored 1st degree Doritos, and found that, like many hot foods, they become much more tolerable after the first one and your mouth is used to the burn. This lead to checking out the 2nd degree "fiery buffalo" wings, which were not much hotter, though the flavor is a little more appealing. The thing is that they also still have that weird Doritos aftertaste, which has a bit of an artificial quality to it, so I don't know if I can be inspired to sample the 3rd degree chips, in spite of how much I like the flavor of habanero peppers.

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Re: Out of the Blue
Oct 19, 2010, 10:20
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The Half Elf wrote on Oct 18, 2010, 21:19:
JaguarUSF wrote on Oct 18, 2010, 12:00:
"Oh stewardess, I speak jive."

Dammit Jaguar, how I need to go watch Airplane again.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZpnHl8aXZpM

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"Ward, don't you think you were a little hard on the beaver last night?"
Oct 18, 2010, 23:03
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"Ward, don't you think you were a little hard on the beaver last night?" Oct 18, 2010, 23:03
Oct 18, 2010, 23:03
 
LMAO!!
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JaguarUSF wrote on Oct 18, 2010, 12:00:
"Oh stewardess, I speak jive."

Dammit Jaguar, how I need to go watch Airplane again.
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Oct 18, 2010, 16:40
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I'm finishing off a bag of those 3rd Degree Burn chips now. If you're hoping for the flavor of HabaƱero, I didn't get any. While I did enjoy them, personally I'd describe them as tasting like the original nacho cheese Doritos only hot. That unmistakable trademark MSG aftertaste is undeniable, though I find it pairs well with a nice chilled Mountain Dew. As for the heat, it's right in my sweet spot and I'd compare it to Sriracha sauce. Definitely one of the hotter commercial "flavors" I've had, but nothing compared to a good homemade chili.
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Oct 18, 2010, 16:21
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That Every-thing proof bunker is good Fallout: New Vegas publicity.
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Oct 18, 2010, 15:42
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Like 90% of flavored chips, all flavored doritos have MSG and/or other flavor enhancers (such as disodium inosinate, Disodium guanylate, Disodium glutamate, etc). That's one possible candidate for the doritos aftertaste you are experiencing.
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Oct 18, 2010, 15:37
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Steelcamp wrote on Oct 18, 2010, 13:52:
What the hell is that?...very odd

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Oct 18, 2010, 14:58
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SirKnight wrote on Oct 18, 2010, 12:24:
Blue, you really should try the 3rd degree chips. They're not that hot. From what I gather, I think you can handle them with no problem. I find most foods/sauces/etc are blown out of proportion when it comes to the hot variety. It's rare to find something that really is as hot as the marketing claims.

Plus, the Habanero chips are the best tasting ones, IMO ...
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BATROLL'D
Oct 18, 2010, 13:52
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What the hell is that?...very odd

This comment was edited on Oct 18, 2010, 14:04.
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Re: Out of the Blue
Oct 18, 2010, 12:24
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Blue, you really should try the 3rd degree chips. They're not that hot. From what I gather, I think you can handle them with no problem. I find most foods/sauces/etc are blown out of proportion when it comes to the hot variety. It's rare to find something that really is as hot as the marketing claims.
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Oct 18, 2010, 12:12
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they become much more tolerable after the first one and your mouth is used to the burn

That is what I keep telling her.
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"Oh stewardess, I speak jive."
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Oct 18, 2010, 11:57
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"Ward, don't you think you were a little hard on the beaver last night?"

"June you just had to go there... didn't you?! Pass me my scotch."
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