FOOD

 

70% of Brits want to travel to "eat weird food"



CHINA , UK, FOOD, TRAVEL, EAST MEETS WEST June 26, 2017


 You don't need to travel to try this (Pic: Twitter) Record numbers of Chinese tourists are heading to London in the latest sign of the capital’s remarkable Brexit-era resilience.   The plunge in the p...

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Who invented ice cream?



THAT'S ODD, CHINA , FOOD June 21, 2017


(We want all of the ice cream!)   It’s hot.    It’s so warm that the Government has issued a level three amber heat alert.    In order to combat the heat many of us will turn to cold thin...

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Food, for less than £5 in London? Yes but only in Streatham



UK, FOOD, CULTURE June 20, 2017


  Running from Thursday the 22nd, until Sunday the 25th the Streatham Food Festival is coming back to town (well, Streatham. Town).   Many pubs, bars and restaurants in Streatham are taking part (and lets face it, Str...

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It's National Vanilla Milkshake day!



THAT'S ODD, FOOD June 20, 2017


(Obama sipping on a shake)   You could not have failed to notice that the UK is in the grip of a heatwave.   Today is the fourth consecutive day that the mercury has reached the dizzying heights of 30C and if it cont...

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Better Chinese food for UK universities



CHINA , EDUCATION, UK, FOOD June 12, 2017


Improved Chinese food is coming to British universities, thanks to a Michelin-starred chef. Photo credit - Pixabay   Chinese students in the UK will soon be able to enjoy a much more authentic taste of home.   That's...

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