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a bone containing edible marrow

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The author then says, "The answer lies in the 'Churchill effect,' people's natural inclination to believe that if Winston Churchill lived to 90 on a diet of marrowbones, champagne, and cigars, why not them?
It's made by the same firm that does Vidalia's salads and is merchandised in the meat case next to marrowbones.
A line-up of national and local folk music artists who specialise in performing both contemporary and traditional have been booked, including Martin Carthy, Chris While and Julie Matthews, Harvey Andrews, Jez Lowe, Les Barker, Keith Donnelly, Anthony John Clarke, Johnny Silvo, Tom Topping Band, Fiona Simpson, John O'Connell, Full House, American Zoe Mulford, Joe Topping, Colin Henderson, Phil Chisnall, Vocal Point, Alison Parker & the Third Man, The Shellback Chorus and The Marrowbones.
The instruments represented range from the conventional bassoon, flute, harp, harpsichord, lute, lyre, organ, oboe, trumpet, and violin, to the more humble (and even improvised) bagpipe, bladder and string, hurdy-gurdy, jew's harp, marrowbones and cleaver, and salt box--some of these last used less in conventional than in rough music.
3 marrowbones, cut into 8-inch lengths, split lengthwise