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Gothic ice cream? Would you try it!? Gothic ice cream? Would you try it!?
28/04/2017
We do love an alternative food trend, especially when it just looks so wrong it has to be right! Take a look at this latest craze over in the USA, almond charcoal flavoured and coloured ice cream. Yes really. So here are a five things that we like about the trend:   ·         It just looks designer – everyone knows that black goes with everything right? ·         The trend for Unicorn sprinkles works beautifully, it just looks so pretty ·         Black ice cream cones look fantastic! ·         It feels grown up, we can’t really see five year olds “getting it”, so this is for us adults ·         Ever...
Ten food inventions you never knew you needed! Ten food inventions you never knew you needed!
12/04/2017
Ten food inventions you never knew you needed… Today life has changed. Someone has come up with the most needed solution in the food industry (IMO). A label on avocados that tell you when they are ripe. Yes really. Is it just us that can NEVER get their avocados to be ready at the right time? Too hard, dull flavour. Too soft, 70% brown. Meh! But here is the solution, a little sticker to tell us consumers when to open our avocado. Perfect! The only problem is WHERE are the stores even using this system? When we find out we will tell you…thank us later....