Cooking Set To Be Added To The Curriculum In England

Cooking Set To Be Added To The Curriculum In England

British cooking company, Cookie Crumbles, says the return of cooking and nutrition education in England’s schools will help improve children’s health and well being. Cookie Crumbles has welcomed recommendations in The Department for Education’s framework for the national curriculum, which includes learning about cooking, healthy food preparation and nutrition. The National Curriculum in England – […]

Britain’s Horsemeat Nightmare Continues

Britain’s Horsemeat Nightmare Continues

Just when you thought the horsemeat saga was behind us, another company’s beef product has shown traces of horsemeat in it. Earlier this week, a third-party French supplier alerted Findus to concerns that the beef lasagne product did not “conform to specification”. The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has now revealed that Findus had tested the […]

Pilgrims Choice Lighter Targets Guinness World Record

Pilgrims Choice Lighter Targets Guinness World Record

So confident are Pilgrims Choice’s Lighter cheddar in their product that they are going for a Guinness World Record. It’s attempting a record blind taste test to see if the public agree that their cheese is stronger and punchier than a leading competitor’s. Lighter cheddars have traditionally been tasteless and dry but Pilgrims Choice is […]

Ruckus to provide Marston’s Smart Wifi

Ruckus to provide Marston’s Smart Wifi

Marston’s PLC, one of the UK’s leading brewers and pub operators, and the world’s largest brewer of cask ale, has selected Ruckus Wireless to supply its Smart Wi-Fi equipment for use within Marston’s pubs and restaurants nationwide. With over 2,000 locations across the UK, Marston’s wanted to better leverage Wi-Fi to improve the customer experience […]

Top ten UK food trends for 2013

My Secret Kitchen is the UK’s first food and drink tasting company. The team has spent many years travelling the world and presenting food trends to major food manufactures. They are now giving you a sneak peek at the Top 10 food trends in the UK. So without further ado:- 1. Not just Chilli – […]

Final Judging Panel Announced For 2012 Costa Book Of The Year

Costa Coffee

Writer, journalist and broadcaster, Jenni Murray DBE, will chair the final judging panel which selects the overall winner of the prestigious 2012 Costa Book of the Year, it was announced today. The Costa Book Awards recognise the most enjoyable books of the last year by writers based in the UK and Ireland. Dame Jenni Murray […]

Tesco Cypriot Potatoes get Star Treatment

Tesco has teamed up with Michelin starred chef Mark Sargeant and top food blogger Miss Marmite Lover, aka Kerstin Rodgers, to support its range of Cypriot new potatoes which will be available in store from December sold as loose and then under the Tesco Finest brand from January through to April. The retailer is working […]

Mashed Potatoes with a British Flair -Taste the Difference with Sainsbury’s New Perfect Masher

Greenvale AP, the UK’s leading potato supplier, has developed a new British grown variety, Flair which is being marketed as the very best mashing potato available. Sold exclusively through Sainsbury’s this ‘ultimate’ masher has consistently beaten other traditional mash varieties in taste tests, maintaining its texture where others have failed. Consumers have remarked on Flair’s […]

Great British Chefs help raise over £86,000 for ChildLine

Last night [3 December] saw four of the finest young chefs in Great Britain cook for guests at the Great British Chefs Dinner which raised over £86,000 for ChildLine – the UK’s free, confidential 24-hour helpline and online service for vulnerable children and young people provided by the NSPCC. Top class chefs Adam Stokes, Robert […]