The French have taken claim to this classic recipe, but the origins are somewhat of a mystery with some claiming it's from Germany and was adopted by the French, where…
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Microgreens include a variety of small edible greens, harvested less than one month after they have germinated. In essence, they are baby plants that have been sown densely with the aim to harvest the first set of true leaves. Microgreens are not sprouts, as you harvest them with scissors and don't eat them root and all, they are just tiny nutrient-rich plants that have not been allowed to mature.
Homemade shortcrust pastry or pie crusts are super easy to make, it takes only a few minutes and you know exactly what you’ve put in it. Buying shortcrust pastry sheets can mean that you are using palm oil for e.g. Jus-Roll, a common brand in the UK uses palm oil in their shortcrust pastry sheets along with alcohol, margarine and sugar.
According to the British Coffee Association, we consume roughly 2 billion cups of coffee across the globe a day. A large percentage of this will be from instant coffee, but ground coffee consumption is on the rise.
The kitchen can be a very wasteful room in the house, especially with the large amounts of plastic packaging for food, storage containers and cleaning products. If you are just…
Italy is one of my favourite places on planet earth, it's a country where you can truly lose yourself in a mound of food, emerging on the other side with a very large smile on your face. Italians cook to please the soul.