Waitrose and Partners Good Food Guide 2019 released

Waitrose and Partners Good Food Guide 2019 released

Waitrose & Partners Good Food Guide for 2019 released Nathan Outlaw once again takes the top spot in The Good Food Guide by Waitrose & Partners. (Cough cough Mr Foodie our review needs to be written!) Not only has Restaurant Nathan Outlaw in Cornwall kept the top spot for theRead More…

Product Review: Waitrose Succulent Scotch egg

Product Review: Waitrose Succulent Scotch egg

Waitrose Succulent Scotch Egg When you’ve just had a crappy train journey to London (no tea or coffee what?!)  not to mention the lack of air con. I needed some comfort food and cheering up. (I know I can think of lots of other things to cheer me up 😉)Read More…

7 unusual Easter eggs to try!

7 unusual Easter eggs to try!

Unusual Eggs for Easter 2018 We always like something a little bit different and if you do too, then you will love these alternative Easter Eggs.  Whether you love gin, all the chocolate or cheese – there’s an Easter Egg for you. See if you can spot the Easter EggsRead More…

Recipe: Roasted sweetcorn and yellow pepper soup

Recipe: Roasted sweetcorn and yellow pepper soup

Roasted Sweetcorn and Yellow Pepper Soup for The Big Broth When the weather is chilly there is only one thing for it – Soup!  We are huge soup fans at Foodie Towers and I’m always looking for something different from the usual soups that I make.  This roasted sweetcorn andRead More…

2018 Food Trends

2018 Food Trends

Waitrose Reveals the Food and Drink We’ll Be Enjoying in 2018 Natalie Mitchell, Head of Brand Development and Product Innovation at Waitrose, predicts the food and drink trends we’ll be seeing in 2018. The top 10 food and drink trends for 2018 Persimmons Persimmons (Also known as Sharon Fruit) areRead More…

Review: Heston’s Chocolate Sprout from Waitrose

Review: Heston’s Chocolate Sprout from Waitrose

Brussels sprouts for dessert? Now that’s something that would put a chill up anyone’s spine this Christmas.  Heston Blumenthal has worked his magic to turn what can be the most divisive part of a traditional Christmas dinner into a dish everyone will, or should love – a giant ‘sprout’ filled withRead More…

Product Review: Square Pie

Product Review: Square Pie

It’s hip to be square It’s the time of year for comfort food and what better to keep you warm and fill your belly than a pie (or a handful of small ones!), I saw Square Pies in the freezer section of Waitrose (Sainsbury’s also sell them I think) andRead More…

Waitrose recalls chocolate bars

Waitrose recalls chocolate bars

Waitrose chocolate may contain plastic Waitrose and The Food Standards Agency have issued a recall for four varieties of luxury chocolate bars over fears they may contain pieces of plastic. Affected products include Product: Waitrose 1 White Chocolate Pack size: 85g Best before end: July 2018 Batch codes: All Product: WaitroseRead More…

Scottish Asparagus Season is here!

Scottish Asparagus Season is here!

Scotty Brand Scottish asparagus set to hit Waitrose shelves Scottish asparagus will soon be appearing in all the Waitrose branches across Scotland soon as asparagus season arrives. The Gijnlim variety of asparagus has been grown by James Brunton in Angus.  His family has been growing potatoes for three generations andRead More…

Waitrose to stock artisan bread from Edinburgh

Waitrose to stock artisan bread from Edinburgh

Waitrose takes Bakery Andante beyond Edinburgh Bakery Andante has secured a deal to supply a further four branches of Waitrose in Scotland with artisan bread. Their bread is already stocked in the two Edinburgh branches of Waitrose and a selection of Jon Wood’s handmade sourdoughs and New York deli-style breadRead More…