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Friday Round Up

Sep 24th, 2010 by Gemma | Comments Off on Friday Round Up

It’s been a hectic week, my internet browsing time has been shockingly low, so it’s just a short post today. As a follow up to last week, Haydel’s made their king cake and broke the record. Apparently it took 4000lbs of flour and over 300lbs of sprinkles! That’s a lot of sprinkles. It has yet […]

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Friday Round Up

Sep 17th, 2010 by Gemma | Comments Off on Friday Round Up

Everyone’s heard of recycling crayons, Zeebree on Etsy has taken it to cooler new heights by forming them into cupcakes and selling them in bakers boxes. Do you call them cokes, pop, sodas or something else entirely. Someone with far too much time on their hands put together a map of the US by what […]

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Friday Round Up

Sep 10th, 2010 by Gemma | 1

We have an extra long round up this week to make up for missing last week (though it means some of my “news” is a week out of date), are you sitting comfortably? Then we’ll begin… In a collection of entertaining food items, we’ll start off with the Stay Puft marshamllow. Remember – from Ghostbusters. […]

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Friday Round Up

Aug 27th, 2010 by Gemma | Comments Off on Friday Round Up

Single use party plates, ever considered going compostable? Made from sugar cane fiber, bamboo, and reed pulp WASARA is made in China and can handle hot or cold foods. Of course, their compostability (is that a word?) depends on what foods you have on them and what sort of compost you’re making, but a fantastic […]

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Friday Round Up

Aug 20th, 2010 by Gemma | Comments Off on Friday Round Up

As a follow up from last week, here’s the top ten cookbooks from the list. In a moment of shock and horror I don’t actually own any of them! Chefs’ pencils… quite frankly if the chef in your life needs these they may want to consider a change of career.. The BBC had an interesting […]

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Friday Round Up

Aug 13th, 2010 by Gemma | Comments Off on Friday Round Up

I didn’t almost forget to do the round up today, no siree, not me.. Honest! Or something like that *grins* Biscuits are under threat in England, as American style cookies take over. Would your cup of tea really be the same without a digestive, or a jammie dodger? Hate carrots? Love bacon? Some clever (insane?) […]

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Friday Round Up

Aug 6th, 2010 by Gemma | Comments Off on Friday Round Up

It’s been a slow news week… Or I’ve just been busy and failing to collect links like I usually do… your call *grins* In very exciting local news, Bryce Gilmore, the owner and head chef of Odd Duck Farm to Trailer is opening a gastropub on South Lamar (called Barley Swine), in the space where […]

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Friday Round Up

Jul 30th, 2010 by Gemma | Comments Off on Friday Round Up

How did it get to be the end of July already, it’s a conspiracy I tell you! Everyone loves marinading meat in wine, but what about while the animal is still alive? Some Canadians have been feeding their cows red wine and the chefs have been going crazy over it. I’d love to give it […]

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Friday Round Up

Jul 23rd, 2010 by Gemma | Comments Off on Friday Round Up

If you were ever wondering how to make the perfect cup of coffee someone has created a chart now to show you how.  On the subject of coffee, epicurious collated some of their favourite coffee based recipes from the site. To help you with shopping, a bike that folds into a shopping cart has been […]

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