From the tropical wildness

Aloe vera is a plant which grows wild in tropical climates all over the world. It seems to be a plant … more

Green magic from China

Matcha, a finely ground green tea, it has been enjoyed by the Japanese for centuries. It originates from the Camellia sinensis … more

Mosaic of flavours

Every year on October 1st, World Vegetarian Day kicks off a month of parties, potlucks, presentations, food tasting displays and festivities. For … more

The wiener takes it all

This weekend, the fourth annual Chicago Hot Dog Festival aims to take place in Lincoln Park, Chicago, where local vendors such … more

Essential economic role

The total UK coffee shop market is estimated at 16,501 outlets and continues to show strong sales growth of 6.4 percent … more

Tasting the difference in culture

Impressive skylines, crowded streets and unimaginable variety; these are just three things that may be found in New York City. Home … more

A savoury new ideal

Sea salt, produced by the evaporation of sea water bespeaks of a more natural state. While far from aiding the sodium content … more

The saccharine truth

Native to the tropical regions of Asia, sugarcane has fast become one of the healthiest options to include in the diet … more

A cultural quirk

From as early as the Neolithic period, alcohol has been present in the lives of civilisation and from then onwards, a … more

An evolving menu

Since the 1950s, the fast food industry, such as chain restaurants including McDonalds, Burger King and KFC, has proliferated across the … more

Tozi reinvigorates the scene

London’s Victoria Station and its environs have been a of a hidden identity in terms of “haute cuisine”; with highlights meaning … more

A great British tradition

Since it first aired in 2010, The Great British Bake Off has reached its peak of 9.1 million viewers, won a … more

The timeless treat

From celebratory gift items to comforting hot drinks, chocolate has been known as a valued confectionery whether it is wrapped in … more

A sociable affair

Coffee culture has grown to become a metropolitan luxury that many may thrive on. From big scale stores to those smaller, … more

A quicker way to dine

From the 1950s readymade meals have become ever increasing; a £2 billion-plus worth industry in the UK, the time-saving method of … more

A super-food medicine

Scaling the terrains of South-East Asia, the root, turmeric (or haldi), has been used in pastes, desserts, dishes and juices. Hailed … more