Britain's Fish & Chip Obsession, and Some of London's Best Location's for the Delicacy.

UK, LONDON LIFE, FOOD August 18, 2017

Fish & chips, quite possibly the cheapest form of take away available in the UK, if you can be bothered to visit your local chippy as opposed to just getting something delivered to your door, admittedly a much more preferable ...



Scotland breeds new potatoes with China

CHINA, UK, FOOD August 18, 2017

The new varieties will apparently not only be bigger - but also more appealing to the eye.. Photo credit - Pixabay   The humble potato is the focus of a new and innovative partnership between Chinese and Scottish compa...



"China is one of the key markets" for UK food and drink industry

CHINA, UK, FOOD August 17, 2017

A new export deal with China will bring a £200 million boost to the UK food industry and support 1,500 jobs, Food Minister George Eustice announced today.   Taking advantage of the growing demand for our food and dr...



British pork cleared for export to China

CHINA, UK, FOOD August 14, 2017

The trade from the two processing plants in Northern Ireland alone could be worth as much as £10 million every year. Photo credit - Pixabay.   Two pork production facilities in Northern Ireland, together with three in...



Will you eat 100-year-old fruitcake found in Antarctica ?

THAT'S ODD, UK, FOOD August 11, 2017

A fruitcake was found in the coldest and driest place on Earth, Antarctica. The cake is stayed in “excellent condition.” (PHOTOGRAPH COURTESY ANTARCTIC HERITAGE TRUST)   British explorer Robert Falcon Scott...





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