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A Guide to Coffee Cupping: Know Your Blends

A Guide to Coffee Cupping: Know Your Blends
We all love coffee, but how many of us can say we really know our coffee? There’s a lot of different flavors within a cup of coffee, and there’s a lot you can tell about the origin of the coffee, but it can also be a great laugh to have a cupping session with your friends – even if you do get some of it wrong. You don’t have to be experts to enjoy a few different flavors of coffee, so here’s a guide to coffee cupping if you’ve never done it before.…continue reading →

Where to Eat in York

Where to Eat in York
York isn’t known as the UK’s foodie capital for nothing and if I was to get into a discussion of all the options available by way of where to get a bite to eat, this post would be looking more like a directory than anything else. It’s impossible to cover…Continue reading...

Stoneware vs. Earthenware: Which Material is Right for Your Dishes?

Stoneware vs. Earthenware: Which Material is Right for Your Dishes?
Picking dishes can be tough. From shape to colour to quantity, there are plenty of decisions that require your attention, but probably the most important is the material. There’s no shortage of options, but many people end up struggling to choose between stoneware and earthenware.…continue reading →

How to Eat Exotically Without Ever Leaving Town

How to Eat Exotically Without Ever Leaving Town
Sampling the very best that life has to offer can often be very expensive. Whether you would love to travel the globe, live it up or wear the hottest fashion choices, all these things will drain your finances very quickly. That's why there are so many websites, blogs and other publications dedicated to delivering tips and tricks for living exotically without shelling out the big bucks.…continue reading →

Exotic Foods that Don’t Taste as Good as They Look

Exotic Foods that Don’t Taste as Good as They Look
This isn’t a list of exotic foods that don’t taste good at all, but rather one featuring exotic foods which don’t really taste as good as one would expect them to, given their popularity. Whether it’s a food or drink item which is served directly as it comes from nature…Continue reading...

You Can Never Go Wrong with a BBQ

If you’re ever called upon to host some guests, whether you’ve put off getting things in order and left everything to the last minute or if the guests just dropped by unexpectedly, throw up a barbeque and all will be well. This is not to say that every time someone…Continue reading...

Tips For Cutting Back On Sugar

Tips For Cutting Back On Sugar
Studies show that one of the worst things that you can put into your body is sugar.  Not only does sugar make your body slow down and experience a sugar crash when consumed in large amounts, but you can start to quickly gain weight when you have a diet which is heavy in sugar.continue reading →

The Best Places to Brunch in Bristol

The Best Places to Brunch in Bristol
Brunch: that glorious weekend meal that sits languidly between breakfast and lunch. It has been popular in the United Kingdom since the nineteenth century, and of course, its origins are not clear. Some people claim that brunch was first served as a late breakfast for the early rising hunters, whilst others consider that it was a meal derived by Catholics who had fasted before mass and just couldn’t wait for Sunday lunch. Whatever the origin, in today’s society it is the antidote to the night before.…continue reading →

A Guide to the Best European Cuisine

A Guide to the Best European Cuisine
Do you class yourself as a bit of a foodie? Well, Europe is a culinary paradise. Across the continent, you can experience unique and delicious flavours that will burst onto your tongue. Check out our guide to the best European cuisine.…continue reading →

Surprisingly Tasty and Filling Vegetarian Dishes – Egyptian Koshary

Surprisingly Tasty and Filling Vegetarian Dishes – Egyptian Koshary
As someone who grew up on meat and was brought up believing that a balanced diet consists out of a good variety of vegetables in addition to the staple of rice or any form of pasta with any variety of meat, I could never have imagined that I could go…Continue reading...