No, it must be encased in gelatin at all times, and yes – the tomatoes must be pealed into a rosette.Read more "PRESENTATION OF RETRO FOOD"
After a hard day at the office, nothing beats a Casu Marzu with a steaming hot brew of Kopi Luwak. What’s that you say? You don’t want to know.Read more "10 OF THE MOST OBSCURE OLD SCHOOL ETHNIC DISHES"
Don’t hate the player, hate the game? Our culture is following Hansel and Gretel’s bread trail, and convenience foods are the witch living deep in the forest.Read more "THE CONSISTENCY OF JUNK FOOD"
If Mary had five burgers, and ate three, how many would she have left? The answer: Indigestion.Read more "“WE DON’T NEED NO [NUTRITIONAL] EDUCATION”"
From chicken farms, to illegal smokies – there has always been situations which live on the edge of morals and law. If we look at the unethical ways in which some foods were [and are] still made, there is a lot to be investigated.Read more "FOOD, LAW, AND POLITICS"
Take a look at advertisements from past decades and you’ll find a culture bogged down in explicit sexism and racism. For many years, there was no better barometer of a nation’s tolerance level than the advertisements for food. Has the world moved on, and can we see any examples in today’s integrated societies?Read more "RACISM IN FOOD ADVERTISING"
With 13.4% of the UK’s population living below 60% of median incomes during Margaret Thatcher‘s govern in 1979, housewives had to make the most of their leftovers. So, what unique strategies did housewives bring to the table in order to combat this?Read more "MAKING ENDS MEET"