Cured meats have traditionally been viewed as a European product, however, British Charcuterie producers are finally getting in on the action. There are now over 200 of them scattered across the country, many producing world-class products. You can even study Charcuterie at The School of Artisan Food based in Nottinghamshire. As September 7 is “Salami [Read more…]

The USA celebrated national lasagne day at the weekend, or lasagna, as they spell it; and it got me thinking about how popular lasagne is over here in the UK. When we walk into our local supermarkets you’re guaranteed to see fridges full of ready-made-meals, and if you either love them or hate them, there’s always [Read more…]

So we’ve written about sandwiches… and we’ve written about ice cream, but now, we’re onto something much better, ice cream sandwiches! Doesn’t the thought of the smooth vanilla and crispy wafer just take you back to being a child? Sitting on a British beach or on the grass in your garden happily getting sticky fingers [Read more…]

Top 5 places to buy Caviar in the UK

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July 18th marks the day of the fishy prestige starter we know as Caviar! This expensive delicacy is sold in some of the worlds top restaurants – but you don’t have to go out  fine dining to try it – here are 5 of the places in the UK where you can order Caviar straight [Read more…]

Fast food is everyone’s guilty pleasure at some point of the week, either when we cant be bothered to cook because we’re exhausted from our busy schedules, or just when we’ve seen a tasty deal you want to take advantage of on Snizl. Whatever the reason may be, everyone’s aloud a cheat day! So, here [Read more…]

Today is National Pineapple Day. People throughout the UK, and maybe even the world, will be celebrating the exotic, luxury fruit by making their own fruit salads and blending rum and ice to make their own pina colada’s! But there’s now another area in our lives where farmers and the general public never thought they’d [Read more…]

Do you find eating your five a day challenging? Are mealtimes stressful when trying to prepare a healthy dish for the family? Should we all be counting our calories? I think not. Maintaining a healthy balanced diet doesn’t have to be this difficult! Although with foods having hidden fats, salts and sugars, we never really [Read more…]

Ooooh, fishy, fishy, fishy, fish (and chips)

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The 1st June 2018 is National Fish and Chip Day: a nationwide celebration of the dish and a chance for eateries, farmers, fishermen and retailers to be recognised for their contribution to a Great British cultural icon. It is organised by the National Edible Oil Distributors Association (NEODA) and if you’re interested in getting involved [Read more…]