Vegan Meat

Vegan Meat

Vegan Meat With so much blood letting going on in the US elections and our referendum, the less blood thirsty amongst you may think it’s definitely time to reduce your meat intake. One solution could be to take our Simply Vegan course. We set this up because of...
Sustainable Snacking – No1: Fish Heads

Sustainable Snacking – No1: Fish Heads

Sustainable Snacking – No1: Fish Heads Not sure if anyone paid any attention to World Ocean Day but in the spirit of sustainability here is a simple snack I shared with some Keralans recently. First ask your fishmonger for some fish heads – these were sea...
Cooking for a King

Cooking for a King

Cooking for a King It’s one of Rock’s less well known stories that I cooked for BB King.The great man was playing at the university union and at the time Leeds Refectory was the biggest music venue in West Yorkshire. We, the ENTS catering team, decided to...

Canned Heat

Canned Heat In a few weeks time the rather genius pop-up, Tincan, will be shutting its doors and relocating to New York. It’s been a brilliant coup – a restaurant selling tinned seafood slap bang in the middle of London’s West End, and without doubt...

A small corner that is forever …Punjabi

A small corner that is forever …Punjabi In the early nineties my mother started to complain that her local Indian grocery store was always running out of fresh coriander. It would seem that non-Asians were buying it; outrageous behaviour, coming into our stores...

Getting Ready Meals …ready

Getting Ready Meals …ready A few years ago I helped develop a curry sauce recipe for the trendy ‘wholesome’ fast food chain Leon. Now I’ve been doing the same thing for ASDA. Not quite so cuddly; they’re currently number 2 in the...

Over fed, over weight and over here

Over fed, over weight and over here The recent UK news has been full of talk of poverty. Poverty means different things depending on where you are in the world. Of course the UK is far more wealthy than most countries but it doesn’t make it any easier if for...