Tag Archives: food

Sweet Karma – sweet samosas

Ever had a samosa? Yes, of course you have. Ever had a sweet samosa? Err, what? There’s plenty of standard desserts out there that we all know, but a new product that twists a savoury dish into a dessert really … Continue reading

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One to watch: camel milk

Coffee made with camel milk will go on sale at Taylor House Baristas tomorrow. It’s part of a fundraising campaign for Farm Africa, the agricultural development charity. The camel milk comes from Emirates Industry for Camel & Milk & Products … Continue reading

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Brazilian flavours (BRICKwatch)

Lucozade and WKD are first off the blocks with some limited edition flavours to tap into the World Cup next year. Lucozade is launching two new flavours. Lucozade Energy: The Brazilian – mango & mandarin – out on 20 December. … Continue reading

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Food news: non-melting chocolate and superfood burgers

Two great food innovation stories on The Grocer’s website at the moment: Chocolate that doesn’t melt Cadbury/Mondelez invited journalists to a really hot room to see and try their chocolate which doesn’t melt at 35 degrees C. Apparently, it tastes … Continue reading

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TNBT: Pakistani food

Pakistani food could be TNBT, thanks to our hunger for new, different food, the rise in popularity of Pakistani takeaways in America and also due to passionate advocates like PukkaPaki (called ‘Pukka Pakistani’ on some media outlets) and Rahila Hussain and … Continue reading

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London foodage this week(end): lunch!

Continuing with the food in London, I can just about get in a quick mention for lunch! lunch! – 26 – 27 Sep This is a trade only event for people working in the food-to-go industry (and related businesses, of … Continue reading

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One to watch: halal food

There’s been some great coverage ahead of this weekend’s Halal Food Festival, in the Independent and in the Guardian. They’ve used some big stats about consumption of halal meat and the growing Muslim population to help explain the idea behind … Continue reading

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Dessert coolness in the desert

Oreo cheesecake.  Cheesecake pop. Strawberry apple shooter and chocolate cream shooter. On the menu at Rosewood restaurant, Jumeirah Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi. Uber.

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Frozen fruit tea cubes

University College Birmingham student Sumaiyah Patel (studying culinary arts) has come up with a great idea – frozen fruit tea cubes! It’s her entry to a British Frozen Food Federation (BFFF) competition designed to demonstrate the potential of frozen within the premium … 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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