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Old 04-19-2011, 12:41 PM   #1
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Would it be OK to use parsley stems only in a box? Or use parsley stem, unseen, under the meat to prop it up?
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Old 04-19-2011, 12:50 PM   #2
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I would think it would technically be legal in KCBS but using only the stems would make for a very odd looking presentation. As far as stems under the meat again would be legal, you might want to make sure there are still a few leaves left on it to identify it as parsley.
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Old 04-19-2011, 02:02 PM   #3
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I would probably vote the other way and say it would be illegal. You could almost make the case that it would be identifiable, no?

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Old 04-19-2011, 04:07 PM   #4
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just use some shredded lettuce insted and you wont have to worry about it.
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Old 04-20-2011, 06:29 AM   #5
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I've used parsley stems as a base in a box or two, when I ran out of lettuce and had a big pile of stems laying there, but they were just a base to hold the tops in place. I can't image ONLY using stems.. can't see how that would enhance the look of the meat.
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Old 04-20-2011, 08:33 PM   #6
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Just a question bro, but why do you think only parsley stems would look attractive? It might be cool, who knows. Do a sample box and see what it looks like.
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Old 04-21-2011, 04:47 PM   #7
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Old 04-21-2011, 11:27 PM   #8
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surely weaved parsley stems would be considered marking.

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