Category: Food

Cronut Bakery Finally Opens In UK, Londoners Queue From 5am To Try It

The holy grail of the pastry world, the cronut, has officially come to the UK and it seems we’ve all gone utterly potty for it.  The croissant-doughnut hybrid,...

Pret A Manger Launches New Vegan Dishes To Help Customers With ‘Veganuary’

If you’re ditching products derived from animals for ‘Veganuary’, head down to Pret A Manger. The chain has launched a new menu packed with vegan goodies to help...

Breakfast Is A ‘Dangerous Meal’, Warns Cambridge Expert

For years, we’ve been told that breakfast is the most important meal of the day.  But one former Cambridge University lecturer hopes to challenge this way of...

What Is The Sirtfood Diet? Plus Potential Health Benefits And Concerns

A diet that lets you eat chocolate, drink red wine and guzzle coffee now exists. And if you follow it right, you can reportedly lose up to 7lbs in a week. The Sirtfood...

How To Pronounce ‘Scone’: YouGov Survey Puts Age-Old Debate To Bed

For years, northerners and southerners have fought over the correct way to pronounce ‘scone’ – after all, it’s a traditional British teatime staple. But now,...

Can A Dairy-Free Diet Really Improve Your Skin? We Asked Dermatologists

It’s long been believed that a dairy-free diet could work wonders for skin and general health. Vogue editor Chloe Malle gave up dairy and claimed she had more energy,...

Crispy Roast Potatoes And Brown Toast Could Increase Cancer Risk, Authorities Warn

If you’re a fan of crunchy toast and crispy roast potatoes, we have some devastating news for you. A government body has warned that roasting and frying starchy foods...

New KitKat Pop-Up Lets You Customise Chocolate To Your Heart’s Content

Die-hard KitKat fans can now customise their own tasty treats at a new pop-up opening in London next week. The KitKat Chocolatory at Stratford Westfield lets you plonk...

Food Waste Report Reveals Why We Bin 4.2 Million Tonnes Of Food Each Year

Households are generating 4.2 million tonnes of avoidable food waste in the UK each year, and our new-found “foodie” habits may be to blame. A report from...

Best Afternoon Tea In London: Our Pick Of The Tastiest Scones, Sandwiches And Teas

Whether treating your mum or spending the afternoon with pals, nothing tastes better than a spot of afternoon tea in London. That’s why we’ve scoured the...