Eggs from around the world

Eggs from around the world

Which came first – the chicken or the egg? It was the egg, obviously, but still; it makes you think, doesn’t it? Despite having been around for millions and millions of years, there are still plenty of things we can learn about eggs – for instance, did you...
The alternative Christmas menu 2013

The alternative Christmas menu 2013

For many people, myself included, Christmas dinner is one of the best meals of the year. There’s lots of nice food, you can wear a paper hat, and it’s one of the few occasions when it’s acceptable to eat so much that you have to undo your trousers....
8 facts you might not know about potatoes

8 facts you might not know about potatoes

Potatoes are the world’s most popular vegetable – everybody likes them. They’re the fourth largest food crop (after rice, wheat and corn) and are a staple food for billions of people; including us here in Britain. Each potato (the plant) produces lots of...