Are you hungry? Unfortunately our tasty treats are just virtual, but if you’re interested in food and drink we can whet your appetite with this blog. While Food n Drink used to be a print publication, it has now moved with the times, and provides an online magazine and food and drink directory. This

Buko Organic Coconut Water favoured by major retailers

With around forty brands competing in the UK, for the 30% market share that’s left over after VitaCoco’s dominance (worth around £100 million market in UK), Aled Morris, the director behind Buko Organic Coconut Water, knew the market was going to be a tough nut to crack when he launched his offering earlier this year.

RECIPE: Chilli CHOC hearts for Halloween

We love Halloween and what better way to celebrate the day of the dead than with spicy chilli chocolate hearts inspired by the ancient Aztec and Mayan. They look so innocent and lovely no one will suspect the chilli kick surprise!   Ingredients: 100g CHOC Chick organic cacao powder 6 tbsp CHOC Chick organic cacao

‘Make My Sausage’ Challenge For Dream Sausage Flavour Suggestions

The ‘welly good’ sausage makers at debbie&andrew’s are always on a Quest for the Best in sausages. Looking for new inspiration to help create the most delicious of sausages, debbie&andrew’s are inviting sausage fans to suggest what favourite flavours and ingredients they would choose to have in their dream sausage! The winning idea will become

The Best Foods For Before & After Your Workout

A healthy diet and regular workouts go hand in hand – you’ve probably heard the expression that abs are made in the gym, but revealed in the kitchen. Going to the gym is no excuse to indulge – even if you exercise regularly, a bad diet could still affect things like cholesterol ratio and your

Adopt an olive tree with Pomora for year round olive oil

Pomora is a new service that ensures you’ll always have access to some of the finest Italian olive oil you’ll ever taste. Adopt an olive tree with Pomora and you’ll receive quarterly deliveries of three 250ml tins of premium extra virgin olive oil from your tree, while knowing you’re also supporting hard-working olive growers. Adopting an olive

Chocolate brand Honeybee crowdfunding to save London’s bees

Honeybee, the multi-award winning artisan chocolate brand made with ‘home-grown’ London honey is crowdfunding in an effort to help save London’s bee population! With funding in place, at least 1.5 million bees will be attracted to London with a little help from founder Shaun Nixon. Through using the crowd funding platform www.crowdfunder.co.uk Honeybee is raising funds to

RECIPE: Ginger & Lime Drizzle Cake

Developed by former Great British Bake Off contestant Kate Henry. This is a rich and spicy drizzle cake with the zing of fresh lime and studded with stem ginger. Ingredients: 250g Softened Butter 100g Dark Muscovado Sugar 100g Caster Sugar 4 medium eggs 250g S R Flour 150g Crystallised Stem Ginger 150g Opies Stem Ginger

Get a powerful start to the day with peppers

Eating a healthy breakfast can be challenging. Cereals can be a real sugar fest if not chosen wisely, and some people may prefer to shun high carb items such as bread, muffins and calorie-laden pastries! Fruit and yoghurt can be a great option but for those on the go, smoothies have become increasingly popular for

Hooray for Pizza Once Again . . . and Again

No question about it, pizza has won itself a place on the favourites list of a large portion of the U.K.’s population, though it’s taken a while to gain a foothold, or handhold, on the public taste buds. The pizza has come a long way from flatbread and tomato with some olive oil and basil.

Tips and Tricks for Holiday Cooking

Explore new horizons this summer by trying out the innovative cooking ideas you never have the time or inspiration for in your daily routine. You’ll not only come back from your holiday glowing and relaxed, but full of new ways to mix up the menu too. Here are four simple ways to improve your cooking

Top UK Chefs in Hospitality Action Charity’s New Advertising Campaign

Hospitality Action, the industry’s benevolent charity, unveiled its brand new advertising campaign last night. The hard-hitting adverts feature images of five of the UK’s most renowned chefs having fallen on hard times and aims to raise awareness of the charity and issues that affect hospitality workers both past and present. The UK wide campaign depicts