Why Chinese Cooking Became So Popular In The West

Maria Chong | Posted 13.07.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Maria Chong

Even though attitudes had begun to change, the West still had a stereotypical view of Chinese food with many just assuming it was all sweet and sour. It took time and alteration of traditional dishes for it to truly pick up traction

Seven Delicious Ways To Reduce Food Waste

Georgina Wilson-Powell | Posted 24.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Georgina Wilson-Powell

Food waste costs the average person in the UK £200 every year. We throw away a whopping 19% of food we buy, which adds up to 7 million tonnes per annum according to campaigners Love Food Hate Waste

100 Million Ready Meals And Takeaways Being Consumed By UK Adults Each Week

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 03.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Adults in the UK are eating at least 79 million ready meals and 22 million fast food and takeaway meals every week, according to new figures. Cancer R...

Sweet and Sour Crispy Chicken

Adam Warren | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Adam Warren

I've been working on this recipe for quite some time as I wanted to get it just right, not only for you guys but for myself too! This is because I absolutely adore Sweet and Sour Crispy Chicken.

Google Is Now A Takeaway Ordering Service

The Hug | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.05.2015 | UK Tech

Fancy a takeaway this evening? Well Google's just made sure that you'll never have to go further than simply searching 'Pizza' ever again. The sear...

We're Not Saying This Man Is Drunk, But He's Eating His Kebab Through Its Styrofoam Box (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.08.2014 | UK Comedy

Two words: Broken. Britain. Yes, this video has been uploaded to YouTube with the simple title 'Styrofoam Guy' - and we're not sure what else there...

How To Bring Your Fast Food Meal To 500 Calories Or Less

The Huffington Post Uk | Rachel Moss | Posted 09.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We Brits love a good (or sometimes after a few beers, very bad) takeaway. In fact we love it so much, in the UK we spend almost £30 billion on ta...

Which Part Of Britain Gets The Most Number Of Takeaways?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

We all know they're bad for our diet, but it seems us Brits just can't get enough of takeaways. According to VoucherCodes.co.uk we spend a whoppin...

Is Eating in the New Eating Out?

Sian Breslin | Posted 17.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

Unlike their forefathers, the new breed of food companies neither grow, nor rear, nor cook food. Their goal is to provide convenience by either preparing quality ingredients and delivering these and recipes to a home. Blue Apron is an example in this area.

Our Food Environment and Obesity

Professor Kevin Fenton | Posted 16.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Professor Kevin Fenton

Takeaways are part of this debate because we're eating more of our food outside the home than we used to - one in six meals and between 20% and 25% of calories come from eating out - and takeaway foods are a popular, but often unhealthy choice, because they tend to be high in salt and saturated fat and high in calories per gramme of food.

Food Fraud - Does it Stop at Horsemeat?

Sian Breslin | Posted 20.12.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

What about the term food fraud? Unfortunately, courtesy of a certain horse meat scandal, food fraud is a term in the public arena. Fortunately, we're out on the other side of that particular scandal. But did you know that fraud could be happening at a slice of pizza near you?

The Almost Ready-made Meal - You're Only Fooling Yourself

Sian Breslin | Posted 06.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Sian Breslin

The Almost Ready-made Meal (ARM). What is this thing you speak of? It is a cheat. Neither ready-made, nor home cooked, it is a product dreamt up by rich corporations to get overworked, time-poor parents buying expensive, highly salted food thinking they are cooking a meal.

Domino's Sells Enough Pizzas To Stretch Between Rome And London 10 Times

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 25.02.2013 | UK

Domino's Pizza created 61 million in 2012 - if you laid 10 inch pizzas end to end, they'd run from Rome to London and back more than five times. Th...

Charlie Thomas

Domino's Grabs A Slice Of The Online Sales Action

HuffingtonPost.com | Charlie Thomas | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK

Takeaway pizza specialist Domino's has revealed solid results for its fourth quarter of trading, with online sales helping to boost the pizza chain's ...

Just-Eat, or How I Fooled my Mother

Lucy Karsten | Posted 31.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Lucy Karsten

I grew up in a house where my mother made her own mayonnaise, and when we pleaded for hamburgers she marched down to The Ginger Pig (http://www.thegingerpig.co.uk/) and convinced them to grind their rib-eye steak into patties for us. For all of her children, nothing seems more enticing, illicit and glamorous than take-away.

Fire Chief Warns Football Fans Of Perils Of Drunk Cooking

PA | Posted 09.06.2012 | UK

A fire chief has warned England football fans to get a takeaway on their way home from the pub during Euro 2012 rather than risk burning down their ho...

Striking the Balance - Thai Tapas

Nick Baines | Posted 30.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Nick Baines

Opening a restaurant at any point over the last couple of years has been a brave move. Though many people have faced tough times during the past few years, small luxuries like going out for dinner once in a while, is what often keeps us sane, makes us realise it's not the end of the world just yet; that's December according to the Mayan's.

Good Samaritan Killed As He Broke Up Takeaway Shop Brawl

PA | Posted 06.05.2012 | UK

Police are investigating the "tragic" death of a Good Samaritan who was killed as he attempted to break up a late-night brawl in a takeaway shop. R...

Cut-Price Cabbage: Schools Urged To Compete With Takeaways Offering Meal Deals

PA | Posted 29.12.2011 | UK Universities & Education

Schools are being urged to compete with local takeaways by offering special meal deals in a bid to encourage more pupils to eat healthy lunches. Mi...

Greedy Brits Scoff 2,453 Takeaways In A Lifetime

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 14.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

The average Brit will eat around 2,453 takeaways in their adult lifetime, according to a new study. The Benenden Healthcare Society estimated an...