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The hedgerows are full of surprises: a get-together in pictures

The hedgerows are full of surprises: a get-together in pictures | UK Food | Scoop.it
“Every week the Cook team visits a reader at their foodie gathering. This week we joined Joanne Mudhar and friends for wild food walk on her Suffolk farm. They came back with quite a haul... Read more about it and get the recipes here.”
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How to bake spelt bread | Back to basics

How to bake spelt bread | Back to basics | UK Food | Scoop.it
“Over the past weeks, we've been developing your skills in the kitchen.”
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Jeremy West's curator insight, February 19, 2015 10:36 AM

Always wanted to try making bread. This may just be the perfect recipe. 

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UK demand for asparagus soars by 540% over a decade

UK demand for asparagus soars by 540% over a decade | UK Food | Scoop.it
British producers treble growth as sales of vegetable once considered a delicacy continue rise across supermarketsIt was once considered a slightly "posh" culinary delicacy whose arrival in the shops still symbolises the start of the British spring.
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Chef Gordon Ramsey gives TV rival Jamie Oliver a roasting

Chef Gordon Ramsey gives TV rival Jamie Oliver a roasting | UK Food | Scoop.it
Foul mouthed chef Gordon Ramsey has given Jamie Oliver a roasting - claiming the TV chef is too grubby and fat to lecture Americans on healthy eating.
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Christmas sauce survival kit recipes | Dan Lepard

Christmas sauce survival kit recipes | Dan Lepard | UK Food | Scoop.it
Don't fret when it comes to making those milk- and cream-based sauces to go with Christmas desserts.
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A foraging and cooking course for castaways in Cornwall

A foraging and cooking course for castaways in Cornwall | UK Food | Scoop.it
Catch your fish, joint your rabbit, smoke it, stew it … A wild food retreat in southern Cornwall teaches all about feeding yourself away from civilisation.
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Eating to excess at Christmas is an old British tradition | Oliver Thring

Eating to excess at Christmas is an old British tradition | Oliver Thring | UK Food | Scoop.it
The Victorians wrapped Christmas in a fuzzy sentimentality and a belief in the virtue of feasting as an expression of love
Prepare to unbuckle your belt.
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Cabinet in revolt over Cameron's alcohol price plans

Cabinet in revolt over Cameron's alcohol price plans | UK Food | Scoop.it
Ministers critical of the plan, backed by David Cameron, to make retailers sell alcohol for at least 45p a unit said it was ‘illiberal’ and would punish responsible but cash-strapped drinkers.
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Food: Beans means a delicious meal (if you make an effort)

Food: Beans means a delicious meal (if you make an effort) | UK Food | Scoop.it
Never mind soufflés, pies and Sunday roasts – according to a new survey by cookbook publishers Parragon, a quarter of us now consider "cooking" to be the heating up of a tin of baked beans.
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Health Survey for England: the key data on obesity

Health Survey for England: the key data on obesity | UK Food | Scoop.it
The Health Survey for England 2011 has been published, including detailed figures on obesity levels among adults and children. What does the data show?
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It's time to cut the obscene amount of Christmas food waste

It's time to cut the obscene amount of Christmas food waste | UK Food | Scoop.it
Britons throw out the equivalent of 2m turkeys, 5m Christmas puddings and 74m mince pies, figures show Whether it is because we are suckers for gluttony or incapable of calculating how much we will need to feed our family and friends for the annual...
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Halal meat labelling plans are on the table, says Downing Street

Halal meat labelling plans are on the table, says Downing Street | UK Food | Scoop.it
“PM wants food industry to take action but will order review of labelling if shops and restaurants fail to give clearer informationA review of the labelling of halal meat will be carried out unless the industry delivers greater transparency within...”
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Pod almighty: Yotam Ottolenghi's recipes for frozen peas

Pod almighty: Yotam Ottolenghi's recipes for frozen peas | UK Food | Scoop.it
“Creamy yogurt, salty ham, peppery watercress, tangy feta everything's better with frozen peasIs there a safer bet in the kitchen than that there will be a bag of peas in the freezer?”
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Asda goes upmarket at it starts offering Wagyu beef and other gourmet products

Asda goes upmarket at it starts offering Wagyu beef and other gourmet products | UK Food | Scoop.it
In a move aimed at attracting more wealthy customers, Asda has introduced a range of gourmet products it has never sold before.
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Tesco airlifts supplies to restock Shetland shelves

Tesco airlifts supplies to restock Shetland shelves | UK Food | Scoop.it
A retailer is planning to airlift supplies of food to Shetland because the usual ferries and freight boats have been disrupted by the weather.
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Jamie Oliver's Veggie Christmas! Even meat lovers will want a slice of the action

Jamie Oliver's Veggie Christmas! Even meat lovers will want a slice of the action | UK Food | Scoop.it
Happy Christmas guys! The big day is tantalisingly close now and I hope you're all set for a good few days of festive fun with the family.
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How to make sausages or run a smallholding – courses on Kate Humble's farm

How to make sausages or run a smallholding – courses on Kate Humble's farm | UK Food | Scoop.it
A city slicker has an offally good time learning to make sausages at Kate Humble's farm in Wales but a smallholding is something else I'm wrist-deep in the sticky viscera of a pig and a chicken when it strikes me that the sausage-making course at...
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Pineapple grown in Britain under horse manure is hailed world's most expensive fruits worth £10,000

Pineapple grown in Britain under horse manure is hailed world's most expensive fruits worth £10,000 | UK Food | Scoop.it
The fruit was grown at the Lost Gardens of Heligan in Cornwall, where tropical conditions were created using a mixture of 30 tonnes of manure, urine and straw.
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Christmas breakfast recipes | Nigel Slater

Christmas breakfast recipes | Nigel Slater | UK Food | Scoop.it
Christmas is the only day that Nigel makes a fuss about his breakfast. Here's what he's planning for this year
There seem to be two Christmas breakfasts in this house.
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Families hit after supermarkets hike 'budget' food prices by as much as 110% in just a year

Families hit after supermarkets hike 'budget' food prices by as much as 110% in just a year | UK Food | Scoop.it
The big supermarket chains have increased the price of more than 40 per cent of their own-label budget lines in the past year.
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Food Programme: Cheap Veg

Food Programme: Cheap Veg | UK Food | Scoop.it
… the work that a seed bank in Ireland is doing to increase variety in our potatoes. And food writer Andrew Webb unearths new uses for onions. Presented…
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Edible packaging: Here’s a wrap to go with your burger

Edible packaging: Here’s a wrap to go with your burger | UK Food | Scoop.it
Ever been so hungry you can’t unwrap your food quickly enough? You’ll be pleased to know the days of frantically ripping through cellophane may soon be a thing of past. Edible packaging is back on the agenda.
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Stuffed saddle of lamb with Christmas spices recipe

Stuffed saddle of lamb with Christmas spices recipe | UK Food | Scoop.it
An easy but impressive-looking way to cook lamb, rich with raisins, chestnuts and festive spices
Serves six to eight.
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