Ukfood

14 Reasons Why Mac And Cheese Is The Most Overrated Dish

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 06.04.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Look, now we are not one for one minute suggesting that mac and cheese is the worst meal out there. Carbohydrates and dairy are natural bedfellows and...

Universal Formulas for Feasting

Bompas & Parr | Posted 06.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Bompas & Parr

Later on this month we are cooking a heroic feast for 50 at the Brighton Festival. A literary theme is our only limit to creativity. For inspiration we tore straight into the library to research the greatest fictional meals since the dawn of time.

Kyrsty Jade Hazell

Our Christmas Dinner Takes 295 Days To Grow... And 30 Minutes To Eat

HuffingtonPost.com | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 06.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

When you sit down on Christmas Day to get stuck into your dinner, consider the fact that it's been a long journey for our festive vegetables and meat ...

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Fancy Crab Porridge For Breakfast?

HuffingtonPost.com | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 20.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

We all know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day and that certain brekkie act as great brain-boosting agents and that a early morning ...

Are Low-Calorie Snacks Making You Fat?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

It's a well-known diet rule that if you want to stay slim, the secret is to eat a low-calorie diet and exercise regularly. However, if you snack o...

Starbucks Festive Drink Has More Calories Than Double Cheeseburger

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

If you're worried about gaining the Christmas pounds, it's not the mince pies or your grandma's calorific pudding that you need to be wary of. It’s ...

Man Treats Himself To £22,000 Pudding For His 60th Birthday

PA | Posted 02.12.2011 | UK

A hotel is celebrating after selling the most expensive dessert in the world. Lindeth Howe Country House Hotel in Windermere, Cumb...

15 Of the Best Advent Calendars (Because You're Never Too Old)

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 14.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Forgotten to buy your advent calendar? It's not too late. From traditional gingerbread treats to stylish garlands and the ultimate indulgence for ...

Why You Should Swap Elevenses For A Mid-Afternoon Snack

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 01.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Dieters who indulge in a mid-morning snack will lose less weight than those who graze in the afternoon, new research suggests. The study by Fred H...

The Fiery Cheddar That’s 50 Times Hotter Than A Jalapeno

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 01.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

If you fancy spicing things up this Christmas, Tesco has just launched the hottest cheese ever sold in Britain. To give you an idea of what to exp...

End Of The Road For Harry Ramsden's Fish And Chip Shop

PA | Posted 30.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Fish and chip chain Harry Ramsden's is set to close the first restaurant it opened in the UK after 83 years in business, according to reports. ...

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Are These The New Superfoods Of 2012?

HuffingtonPost.com | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 20.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

One minute everyone's going ga-ga for goji berries, the next minute the acai berry is the 'it' ingredient of the moment. Like the fashion-pack of the ...

Three Quarters Of British Oysters Contain 'Winter Vomiting Bug'

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

More than three-quarters of British-grown oysters have been found to contain norovirus, known as the 'winter vomiting bug', experts have warned. A...

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The 50 Best Cookbooks Of 2011

HuffingtonPost.com | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 25.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

From the best of British to exotic inspiration from around the globe, cupcakes created by shoe designers to Heston's family-friendly side plus instant...

The Gender Bending Chemicals Lurking In Your Kitchen Cupboard

The Huffington Post UK | Georgia James | Posted 23.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Canned products such as soup and baked beans could contain 1,000 times more of a “gender bending” chemical than fresh goods, a study has found. ...

Hungry Brits Scoff 6,000 Calories On Christmas Day

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

The average Brit will gain up to half a stone over the festive period, as the temptation of never-ending chocolates, mince pies and savoury snacks get...

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Is The Key To Anti-Ageing Growing In Your Garden?

HuffingtonPost.com | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

From bank-breaking 'miracle' creams to painful invasive procedures, the modern obsession with anti-ageing continues to drive people to extreme lengths...

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VIDEO: Remember These Classic Retro TV Adverts?

HuffingtonPost.com | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 18.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

The 'Go To Work On An Egg' slogan, which launched in the 1950s followed by the famous 1965 advert featuring Tony Hancock, is set to make a comeback af...

Feed Your Brain

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 16.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Do you wake up feeling sluggish and full of fatigue? Is it a struggle to concentrate on a task longer than a few minutes? While it's easy to blame...

What Your Lunchtime Sandwich Says About Your Personality

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 14.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Do you enjoy a cheese and pickle sandwich at lunchtime? That's because you're more intelligent than BLT or tuna eaters, according to a recent study. ...

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Is Your Diet Making You Depressed?

HuffingtonPost.com | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle

What we eat plays a crucial role in our moods, emotions and mental state. From 'feelgood' nutrients that increase the body's natural production of ser...

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Would You Eat Fried Tarantula?

HuffingtonPost.com | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 20.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

From fried guinea pig and cat-poo coffee beans to live octopus and birds' saliva soup, see our pick of the most weird and wonderful 'gourmet' delicaci...

Middle Class Families Eat The Most Fast Food

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 08.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Although fast-food chains have a reputation for being cheap, it is higher earning, middle-class families that are driving junk food consumption, a US ...

What Do Cupcakes And Cocaine Have In Common?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 03.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Can't resist the lure of KFC or the 4pm office chocolate run when you're feeling peckish? Then it's likely be your junk food addiction, not your stoma...

Rickets Rates Up 140% - Can Kellogg's Save The Day?

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 28.12.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Cereal brand Kellogg's is planning to add vitamin D to all its children's breakfast cereals in a bid to help lower the alarming rise in rickets. T...