UK Eggs

Michelin-Starred Chef Reveals A Surprising Secret To His Scrambled Eggs

HuffPost | Rachel Moss | Posted 12.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Many food gurus have attempted to perfect scrambled eggs, some by adding ingredients and others by altering cooking times and methods. But instead of ...

The Cruelty Of The Egg Industry And How We Can Help

Jonathan Young | Posted 29.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Jonathan Young

I discovered that the average broiler (meat) chicken lives only 45 days (up to 70 days if free range or organic), despite a life expectancy of about 10 years. The majority endure short lives in overcrowded barns or sheds, beaks clipped, with less space than a sheet of A4 paper. When they reach full-size they are cruelly transported to a premature and painful death.

EU 'Toxic' Egg Scandal Affected More Eggs In Britain Than Previously Thought

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 11.08.2017 | UK

Around 700,000 eggs from Dutch farms implicated in the Fipronil contamination scare have been distributed to Britain, many thousands more than first e...

Easter Is No Celebration For Laying Hens

Claire Palmer | Posted 13.04.2017 | UK
Claire Palmer

Eggs are traditionally much celebrated at Easter. Yet the 36 million hens currently laying eggs for the masses in Britain have very little to be chirp...

What Do Egg Labels Mean? Everything You Need To Know About Egg Production, From Free Range To Organic

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 28.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Free range eggs across the UK have temporarily lost their free-range status and will now appear with a sticker to warn consumers. Free range farmers ...

Vegan 'Egg' Made From Algae Could Fulfil Your Wildest Baking Dreams

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 25.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

If turning vegan has made your baking hobby more hassle than it’s worth, a new egg substitute could save the day. The product, aptly named Vegan Eg...

Let's Raise Some Toast To The Noble Egg

Veli Moluluo | Posted 14.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Veli Moluluo

Eggs are great - nutritious, delicious and affordable. Without eggs there'd be no dipping soldiers, no full English...maybe even no Great British Bake Off! Eggs are without doubt, a truly great British institution.

There's New Information About Pregnant Women Eating Raw Eggs

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 26.07.2016 | UK Parents

Pregnant women are safe to eat raw and runny eggs, according to a food safety committee. A report from the Advisory Committee on the Microbiological S...

The Latest Donald Trump Rally Protests Got Seriously Nasty

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 03.06.2016 | UK

Donald Trump hats were set on fire as fights erupted at protests outside a campaign rally for the Republican US presidential candidate on Thursday One...

New London Brunch Options

Lucy Self | Posted 08.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Self

The weekend brunch. Giving us carte blanche to booze before midday and eat a billion, béchamel-laden calories. I'm sure there are some that think this mid-way meal a waste of time and money, but they are deranged.

Why We Should Boycott the Egg Industry for Good This Easter

Jimmy Pierson | Posted 25.03.2017 | UK
Jimmy Pierson

The great irony of Easter, a time of new life, is that we celebrate it with death; our culinary traditions at odds with spring's blooming plants and wildlife, lambs being born and chicks hatched. Society has normalised eating eggs. Very rarely do people question what they really are - hen's periods. Unfertilised menstruation. Not for me, thanks.

Why Chick-themed Cupcakes Are the Ultimate Irony

Isobel Hutchinson | Posted 23.03.2017 | UK
Isobel Hutchinson

For the next few days, anyone walking along a UK high street will see endless images of fluffy yellow chicks. Chick cards, soft toy chicks, plastic chicks - the list is endless. But this year, one item really stood out for me: cupcakes with bright yellow icing, made to look like a chick...

The 14-Year-Old Who's Trying To Make Tesco Stop Selling Eggs From Caged Hens

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 07.03.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A 14-year-old who is campaigning to stop Tesco from selling eggs from caged hens has rallied more than 88,000 people to support the cause, yet the sup...

Shakshuka a.k.a Tomato Baked Eggs

Agnes Troszt | Posted 10.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Agnes Troszt

Hopefully the periods of "I'm on a diet" or "I'm on a 30 days cleanse in January" have faded away so we can focus on eating real food which is actually good for you. Rather restricting ourselves and not eating certain things, let's focus on finding balance. Balance between kale & chocolate.

Change for Chickens: How NGO-Corporate Partnerships Can Have Global Impact for Farm Animals

Jonty Whittleton | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK
Jonty Whittleton

For egg-laying chicks at least, we are moving slowly but surely to a "post-cage" era. Nestlé, the world's largest food company today announced they will use only cage-free eggs in all U.S. products within the next five years.

Couple Finds Egg Within An Egg When Making Dinner (And It's No Yolk)

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.12.2015 | UK Lifestyle

A couple were left amazed (and a little bewildered) after cracking open an egg to find another smaller egg inside. Chris and Jane Keast, who have 1...

Crazy Scrambles

Amy Willerton | Posted 11.08.2016 | UK Entertainment
Amy Willerton

I find that whatever I eat first thing in the morning is a reflection of what I crave throughout the rest of the day - so starting with something fresh and full of protein is going to make staying away from processed foods so much less tempting.

How To Cook The Perfect Fried Egg (In Time For Your Weekend Fry Up)

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 11.08.2015 | UK Lifestyle

If pictures from one of our favourite Facebook pages - The Fry Up Police - are anything to go by, cooking a fried egg is harder than you think. In...

How 'Uncooking' An Egg Gave Us A Better Way To Treat Cancer

The Huffington Post UK | Nitya Rajan | Posted 26.05.2015 | UK Tech

When Australian scientist, Professor Colin Raston from Flinders University came up with a way to "unboil" an egg, few at the time thought it would one...

This Is How You Crack An Egg Without Getting Shell Everywhere

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

There are numerous ways to prepare and cook eggs. However, a lot of the time, they still end in disaster - whether you've cracked your egg and lat...

How To Peel A Boiled Egg (And Simultaneously Blow Minds) With Just A Glass Of Water

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 07.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Boiled eggs are the unsung superheroes of the egg world. Until, that is, you have to peel them. To keep everyone's sanity in check, one smart ...

Five Easter Egg Activities to Entertain Children

Karl Young | Posted 24.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Karl Young

The arrival of the Easter Bunny and the promise of lots of chocolate eggs make this an exciting holiday for anyone with a young family. With Easter half term looming and spare time to fill, it's the perfect excuse to prolong the excitement with egg-related activities.

The Easy Guide To Making Eggs Benedict

The Huffington Post UK | Poorna Bell | Posted 20.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Eggs benedict is a Sunday brunch staple, but rather than head out to a cafe, this video featuring chef Gee Charman will walk you through some of the t...

Breakfast Pizza Is Actually A Thing, And Here's How You Can Make It

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Throw away your scales, things are about to get naughty. It turns out you can eat pizza for breakfast without being hungover. Who knew? YouTuber...

Ending the Egg Fight: US Poised to Reverse Cholesterol Warnings

Christopher James Clark | Posted 14.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Christopher James Clark

During the 20th century, which I sometimes refer to as the Dark Ages of Nutrition, many governments and prominent health organizations adopted erroneous theories on many nutritional topics, including sugar, saturated fat, and dietary cholesterol.