Monthly Archives: August 2013

I’m unliking your twerk selfie as I rub my food baby

Great coverage for the Oxford English Dictionary, with the news that words like selfie, twerk, street food and geek chic have made it into the online dictionary. This list is always a good zeitgeist measure, but the Daily Telegraph has … Continue reading

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Food fad: dishwasher cooking

Cooking food in a dishwasher is an actual thing (!). Lisa Casali, an Italian food writer has published cookbook called “Cucinare in lavastoviglie” / “Cooking in the dishwasher” and posted videos of the technique online. Apparently, there are lots of other … Continue reading

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TNBT: boozeless bars

Today’s Guardian (G2) asks “Bars without booze – the next big thing?”. Redemption, a bar in East London (London Fields), was set up by Catherine Salway who left a job at Virgin Media (nice connection!) “to pursue my own idea … Continue reading

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Duffin: doughnut meets muffin

Another baking mashup! The duffin is a combo of doughnut and muffin.There’s a couple of interpretations out there: 1 – main bit has the texture of a doughnut, but a bit lighter, topped with a sweet topping 2 – a … Continue reading

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