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Review: Nespresso compatible hot chocolate from Mugpods

Finally, hot chocolate for Nespresso in the UK! We are still fairly new to the world of Nespresso having previously owned a Tassimo for a number of years, which has a wealth of hot chocolate options such as Cadbury’s, Oreo, Suchard's and Milka but it's been a slow process finding alternatives for our Nespresso machine, which is

Nespresso on Ice limited edition

Product Review: limited edition Nespresso on Ice

The Perfect Iced Coffee at Home Nespresso launches two limited edition Iced Coffee Flavours We haven't had much of a sunny summer here, but with the humidity iced coffee at home still sounds like a plan to me. And so, Nespresso has released two varieties in limited edition packs: Intenso On Ice and Leggero On Ice.

Turmelicious turmeric drink

Product Review: Turmelicious Turmeric Drink

Turmelicious Turmeric drink Turmeric is much more than an ingredient in a curry.  It's been widely recognised as beneficial to health, being used in ayurvedic and traditional eastern medicines. Curcumin, the yellow pigment in turmeric, is said to reduce inflammation with the possibility of reducing pain and swelling in people with arthritis. Other health benefits

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Product Review: Salter Marble Health Grill and Panini Maker

A healthier way to cook Gadgets, I love them. However, my kitchen top doesn't have the space for them, so in order for a gadget to stay, it has to be exceptional. Remember the grill fad a few years back?  Yeah,  I did that as well.  A HUGE big grill dribbling fat all over the

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Makar Gin-infused Loch Fyne salmon

Loch Fyne debut Makar Gin-infused smoked salmon Mr Foodie recently visited The Glasgow Distillery Co., the makers of Makar Gin to find out more about the gin and their brand new collaboration with Loch Fyne Oysters. This isn't the first time that Loch Fyne Oysters have collaborated with a drinks producer. Canny observers may recall their "This

Henry Denny's fire and smoke BBQ bacon medallions

Product Review: Henry Denny’s Fire and Smoke

Total Danbert We are partial to a roll n' bacon (and tattie scone!) around here but are find ourselves often dismayed with bacon that shrivels up and expels water all over the pan. Anyway, whilst wandering around Morrisons we spied some bacon on their promo area at £2.  We'd never heard of Henry Denny's Fire

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Personalised Marmite Jars

Do you love Marmite?  Then rejoice, as you can get a pot of the love/hate stuff with your name of it.   Fred, being Chief Taster, let his hoomans get him one. You can get one by clicking here.  All jars, no matter the name, will cost £4.99. Cleo tried to get in on the

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Book: Gamba – A seafood cookbook

  Derek Marshall, chef patron of Gamba launches Gamba – A Seafood Cookbook’ Two AA rosette restaurant Gamba  has been part of the Glasgow Foodie scene since 1998. Over this time, Derek's restaurant has developed a large collection of  their most popular recipes alongside some exciting new interpretations of traditional dishes. “All the recipes are essentially

Cheese Posties toasted sandwich

Product: Cheese Posties

I have yet to meet someone who doesn't love a cheese toastie, I mean who can't love fat and carbs all mixed together! Cheese and bread were certainly made for each other. If you love cheese toasties you will love Cheese Posties!  Sign up online and get cheese toasties delivered to your house. Simple. I

HECK chicken italia sausages Review

Product Review: HECK Chicken Italia sausages

HECK sausages are always popular around here and this month their Chicken Italia sausage is renamed CHECK to help raise funds and awareness for the Movember Foundation. We had to get some and see if they passed the Fred (the cat) test! There are 10 sausages in a packet and as soon as the plastic