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  1. I'm not sure if I can get a sensible answer to this question on a written internet forum, but I'll give it a shot.

    What is the correct pronunciation of Quorn in HMS Quorn? Is it like the vegetarian substitute, or some other way?
  2. Yes, it's pronounced k - w - o - r - n, just like the protein substitute.

    It's a Hunt Class ship; the Quorn is a hunt in Leicestershire.
  3. Thanks soleil. :)
  4. Ninja_Stoker

    Ninja_Stoker War Hero Moderator

    The Reverend Spooner would be thankful it's not in Cheshire. :wink:
  5. That went well didnt it :D

    Ps Its a good job you said thankyou to Soliel or you would have been invited here :wink:
  6. The great thing about quorn is it flexibility. It can take on any form or flavour you like!

    There is Quorn Mince...


    ...Quorn Sausage (for vegans)...


    ...and of course Master Rupert Quorn.


  7. So is there a HMS Tofu as well?
  8. Yes but it's the flagship of the Japanese Imperial Fleet.

    Perhaps we need a series of Scran Class vessels:

    HMS/m Sausage
    HMS/m Corn on the Cob
    HMS/m Gherkin

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