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  1. SatNavSaysStraightOn

    Vegan Nutella

    I was interested to read that dairy free version of Nutella is soon to be launched in Europe. It is one of the things I've missed not being able to eat dairy. Fererro Roche are another! Vegan Nutella spread is launching in Europe this year - here's what we know so far
  2. SandwichShortOfAPicnic

    Brexit strikes again

    Is there anyone left who thinks Brexit is a great idea? I know it turned into a topic everyone polite won't mention but crikey it's past bad!! World’s largest food awards move judging panel from UK to Ireland to avoid Brexit red tape
  3. SandwichShortOfAPicnic

    Meat Free BBQ

    Well I'd debate the prep times on these recipes, it would take me as long just to gather the ingredients as the prep time states 😆 But they are restaurant dishes and were probably estimated by chefs with everything to hand. Any of them appeal? Meat-free barbecue: Ben Allen’s recipes for...
  4. TastyReuben

    White House State Dinner Menu

    The White House is hosting a state dinner for the Kenyan president. Here’s a quick look at the menu. Be sure to flip through the slideshow at the top to see the dishes: Here's what's cooking for the three-course state dinner at the White House honoring Kenya Would that menu tempt your...
  5. SandwichShortOfAPicnic

    Felicity Cloake Cycles America sampling some American food classics.

    Felicity Cloake does a bit of an American food odyssey - What do you think of her choices so far? She is a food and travel journalist who writes cook books usually by collecting the best recipes chef's have to offer on a version of something and test kitchening them to pieces for her own...
  6. medtran49

    Cream cheese products recall

    Aldi and Hy-vee are involved in a recall of some cream cheese products. Cream cheese recall
  7. SandwichShortOfAPicnic

    Pub spit and sawdust pub reopens.

    Over a decade after it closed they moved and rebuilt it. People are crazy aren’t they 😂 Beloved Cardiff pub demolished in 2012 reopens after brick-by-brick rebuild on new site
  8. SandwichShortOfAPicnic

    Unparalleled bake off skills

    Not really news or new news either but I thought TastyReuben might enjoy Lumleys skills 😂 View:
  9. SandwichShortOfAPicnic

    Dishwasher V’s Handwashing

    Do you dishwasher or hand wash? It’s something people seem to have quite entrenched views on. This is an interesting podcast from the BBC for those of you who can access BBC sound. I don’t think it really covers all the angles but it certainly shows there are a lot of variables and it’s...
  10. TastyReuben

    Latest findings on egg consumption

    Egg up, folks, the floodgates have been opened! New Study Finds Eating Eggs May Not Increase Cholesterol Levels. Summary (from the article): People who ate 12 fortified eggs per week had similar cholesterol levels after four months as people who ate fewer than two eggs per week. The study...
  11. Morning Glory

    Latest food trend: the plenish plate

    Fed up with not so ‘new age’ nourish bowls? Bored with Buddha bowls? I bring you the latest healthy food trend: the plenish plate (a.k.a. the plenish platter)! The concept is simple and has distinct advantages over the bowl presentation. Firstly, its much easier to see all the various food...
  12. medtran49

    What would you do?

    A recent Dear Abby column had the below scenario. A young woman was in the checkout line and had some luxury items in her groceries, among them an $8 jar of spaghetti sauce. She was paying in cash but didn't have enough money so turned to the person next in line (the writer to Dear Abby) and...
  13. Mothergoosygander

    Leap Day Celebration Bake Sale

  14. Windigo

    Dave Meyers ( 66) of the hairy bikers cooking duo died of cancer today

    Dave Myers: The Hairy Bikers star, who had cancer, dies at 66 He will be missed! 😪He was one of my cooking icons ❤️ I will be forever grateful that he tried one of my recipes before he left this world, and added it to the Everyday Winners cookbook the made! My name is in that book. Loved...
  15. SandwichShortOfAPicnic

    Tate and Lyle Golden Syrup drops 150 year old logo

    Not sure what I think of this. I always thought the dead lion and the bees on the front was weird. But that weirdness has been part of my life since childhood and wierds alright isn’t it? I dunno 🤷‍♀️ What do you think? Tate & Lyle's Golden Syrup rebrand drops dead lion
  16. C

    Uproar over chef in Italy offering pineapple on pizza...

    I'm thinking prosecution and a long prison sentence are in order. I wonder if he serves it with a side of Ranch dressing for dipping. :eek: CD
  17. karadekoolaid

    National "Must Try" dishes

    An interesting survey carried out by Tik- Tok, apparently. Fish & Chips seems to fit in with the UK, and Arepas with Venezuela. National Must Try Dishes What about the local analyses, however? Banoffee pie in the South East? Bangers & Mash in London? Parmo in the North East? (Had to look that...
  18. SandwichShortOfAPicnic

    Pizza Quiz

    10 pizza related questions. I don’t think I’ve ever scored so badly in a quiz :laugh: BBC Radio 4 - Radio 4 in Four - The Ultimate Pizza Quiz
  19. SandwichShortOfAPicnic

    Eggnog wars?!

    Sounds more like desperate, dredging the barrel journalism to me but it's got some interesting parts to it. VOV: Where the story of Italy's eggnog war began
  20. karadekoolaid

    Hallacas. A Venezuelan Xmas Tradition

    The beginning of November brings a shiver of excitement to thousands of Venezuelan families. It's time to prepare traditional Xmas foods: "pan de jamón" (Ham bread), "ensalada de gallina" (Chicken salad) and the unbelievable "hallaca" . An hallaca (pronounced "Ay-Yak-uh") is a...
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