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#1 ~mimo~

Posted 02 November 2012 - 04:43 PM

What do you put on yours?

I like ham and cheese, or strawberry jam with choc chips.

Must be done in the oven. Never in the microwave or cold.







#2 ThreeLittleLambs

Posted 02 November 2012 - 04:54 PM

I go for ham and cheese or butter and jam...Lots of butter!

Oh and oven only for me as well, lol.

#3 ~buzz~

Posted 02 November 2012 - 04:55 PM

ham and cheese is the only way original.gif

#4 BabyBumbleBee

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:10 PM

Plain with maple syrup. I've never got ham and cheese croissants.

#5 vanessa71

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:13 PM

I think they are good enough to eat just as they are, no need to add anything.


#6 SeaPrincess

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:14 PM

Oven.
Butter and jam.
My children like Nutella.

R

#7 RumbleBee

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:14 PM

Plain croissants. Preferably fresh from the bakery and still warm

#8 EBeditor

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:15 PM

Butter and good quality jam.

#9 Monket

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:17 PM

I rarely have them but when I do it has to be proper strawberry jam mixed with chopped strawberries and if I am feeling really decadent, some thick cream.

#10 Therese

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:18 PM

Strawberry jam original.gif

#11 Puggle

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:18 PM


Served with jam on the side, so you can put some on each mouthful. Very decadent, very delicious.

These are surprisingly nice, although come second to the boutique pear and vanilla bean jam I discovered last year.

#12 amabanana

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:19 PM

Organic butter and home made jam.  
Dunked in an oversized cup of proper hot chocolate.
*drool*

#13 YellowKittyGlenn

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:22 PM

i dont really like  them tome they taste like pure butter but on the extreme rare occassion i put ham cheese tomato and put it in the toaster press thingy

#14 veematt1976

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:22 PM

Yum! Ham cheese & pineapple

#15 Danzie

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:23 PM

Apricot jam, toasted, mmmmmmmmmmmmmm

#16 Agnodice the Feral

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:30 PM

Plain. Must be light and crispy (for Melbournites check out Loafer Bread in North Fitzroy for the towns best croissants). Dipped in coffee.

#17 CountryFeral

Posted 02 November 2012 - 07:31 PM

Oven only.

I like a good ham and cheese one OR a jammy one equally.. (and yes as Puggle says jam 'on the side')


The worst one ever?

When I was a little girl and desperate for 'egg and soldiers' for my breakfast after several weeks of 'continental' breakfasts...
Mum had managed to (she thought) explain to the waitress at our hotel what that was.... alas when it arrived Mum had managed in her rusty French to order me a soft boiled egg...... and a croissant!

#18 FeralRebelWClaws

Posted 07 November 2012 - 11:33 AM

* butter and jam.. I with with PPs who said jam on the side! I normally butter mine before toasting and then plop the jam on the side of the plate
* plain butter
* ham and cheese

#19 little lion

Posted 07 November 2012 - 11:39 AM

Drool! I love ham and cheese, butter, or cream cheese and tomato is surprisingly nice.

#20 bakesgirls

Posted 07 November 2012 - 12:52 PM

People are going to think I'm weird after I put this out there, but I love vegemite with a little butter on croissants. I have since I was little, and can't imagine ever changing. Oh, and heated in the oven so it's nice and warm and flakey original.gif  I do also like them with jam or ham and cheese, but vegemite is my first choice.



#21 caesie'n'linc

Posted 07 November 2012 - 01:05 PM

ham & cheese, sometimes with a little mustard
mushroom & cheese, again, sometimes with a little mustard
ham, cheese & mushroom, sometimes mustard as well
asparagus & cheese
chicken & cheese, sometimes with mushroom or asparagus

my kids like the same as me but my nephew thinks they are great with nutella and sliced banana.

Always served warm and always heated in the oven not the microwave.



Also, thanks for reminding me, I need to get the croissants organised for christmas breakfast (I usually buy them when I see them on clearance, split & fill them then freeze them until christmas eve).  My kids love them!  Our christmas breakfast tradition is ham & cheese croissants, fresh fruit & juice.

#22 WYSIWYG

Posted 07 November 2012 - 01:24 PM

Chocolate/Nutella!!
Or just on its own with nothing on it.

#23 Z-girls rock

Posted 07 November 2012 - 01:29 PM

I really only like 'savory' croissants. could not do jam blergh.

I like avocado and cheese in the oven.

dont do meats cos I am vegetarian.

#24 Bel Rowley

Posted 07 November 2012 - 01:32 PM

Butter and my MIL and FIL's homemade jam. Both served on the side to be added to each mouthful as it is broken off the oven-warmed croissant.

#25 matildasmummy

Posted 07 November 2012 - 01:39 PM

I love mine warm and a little crunchy from the oven, then covered in lashings of cream cheese, smoked salmon and some dill.




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