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The hints and tips and home remedies given on the Prickly Gourmet website are to give you information only, and not all of them have been tested by us. You are free to use any of the advice or suggestions on this site entirely at your own risk. Please note that in no way will I, my contributors, promoters or any participants be held responsible for any problems that might occur, or any damage or loss sustained due to the use of information (or by me supplying inadequate or incomplete information) that may be contained on the Prickly Gourmet website.
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