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Peppersmith – Travel Essentials

Peppersmith – Travel Essentials

Fresh flavours. Peppersmith Mints, Gum and Pastilles take advantage of all-natural flavours that are actually good for you. Mints and gum are perfect travel companions. They help to keep one’s mouth fresh when a toothbrush and toothpaste might not be practical, and they are a great aid on flights. All Peppersmith products are sugar free,…

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HECK Sausage Bombs

HECK Sausage Bombs

Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner. HECK are famed for their sausages, but now they have introduced a little twist to their bangers with their new Sausage Bombs. These large chunky spheres come in three varieties – Thai Red Spring Chicken Sausage Bombs, Chicken Italia Sausage Bombs, Sriracha Pork Sausage Bombs. They are made with HECK’s usual…

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Mochi Donuts

Mochi Donuts

Japan Centre Treats. Who doesn’t love a donut or even a doughnut? They are perfect when we crave something sweet and just for us in an individual serving. Japan Centre offers their Mochi Donuts, and they tick those two boxes and add beauty in unique fashion, too. Mochi Donuts from Japan Centre are freshly made…

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We Love Raspberry Ripple Slices

We Love Raspberry Ripple Slices

Gluten, wheat and milk free. We Love Cake was founded in 2002, when the owner tried living as a coeliac for a week. He was so disappointed by the baked goods on offer that he decided to build the first ever dedicated gluten, wheat and milk free bakery in the UK! Raspberry Ripple Slices are…

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All about Buns and Bunnies

All about Buns and Bunnies

This Easter with Cavan Bakery. Southwest London and Surrey’s favourite bakers, Cavan, gets ready for Easter by launching Easter-inspired treats for the whole family. Cavan Bakery, which was founded in 1929 in Twickenham, has grown from a small family bakery to a group of over 13 bakery shops across Southwest London and Surrey plus a riverside…

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Lola’s Cupcakes Cakes

Lola’s Cupcakes Cakes

Easter Layer Cake. We all love a beautiful cake. Lola’s Cupcakes has those aplenty, and not just small delights either. Their Easter Layer Cake is both cute and delicious. For fresh, handcrafted and simply scrumptious cupcakes, cakes and brownies, Lola’s Cupcakes is your store of choice. They have a host of branches including London Selfridges,…

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Rustle Chips

Rustle Chips

The Crunch of Luxury. Who doesn’t like a good crisp? But these are not the usual go-to nibbles: these are made to complement a glass of something special when throwing a smart do. Rustle’s crisps fill that gap between the casual and the delicious, well-textured posh. Rustle Chips are all about crunch and flavour. The…

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Josh’s Easter Egg

Josh’s Easter Egg

Milk Chocolate and Cornish Sea Salt. Josh, the founder and owner of Josh’s Chocolate, enjoyed a childhood spent on a farm in Cornwall. He left to study and pursue a career in the food industry but returned with his wife Alexa in 2019 to start Josh’s Chocolate. The current factory is based in four repurposed…

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Rollagranola

Rollagranola

More Than Just Breakfast. This could be for you if you are looking for gluten-free, refined sugar-free granola. Rollagranola offers both boxes and convenient on-the-go pouches filled with healthy ingredients. The company started with a market stall, and that evidently allowed them to take advantage of direct customer feedback. If you do well in that…

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Korea Visits Japan Centre

Korea Visits Japan Centre

Snacking with Seoul. Japan Centre offers some classy and tempting food shopping options and not all of them are Japanese. Their selection of Korean goods offers some of the most popular items from that country. Here is a peek at some of their snack suggestions. Peanut chocolate biscuit sticks from Sunyoung are convenient for snacking…

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Côte for Mother’s Day

Côte for Mother’s Day

Luxurious Home Dining Menu. Côte at Home have launched a special Mother’s Day treat with a luxurious home dining menu designed by Gordon Ramsay’s former executive chef Steve Allen. The highly respected chef, who has worked at Michelin-starred restaurants, has used the finest ingredients to showcase classic French cuisine for Mother’s Day. Steve and his…

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Party Time with Bisco’s

Party Time with Bisco’s

Surprisingly Free From. UK-based free-from snack brand CRAVE recently announced the launch of its new gluten-free and vegan sandwich cookies called Bisco’s. They have been available since the start of the year. Bisco’s are said to be inspired by birthday cake and discos. Each sandwich Bisco comprises a brace of golden cookies with a sweet,…

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Supermarkets Offer Baked Easter Goodies

Supermarkets Offer Baked Easter Goodies

Cadbury Mini Eggs in Chocolate Cookies. Seems we have just finished St Valentine’s Day and now shops are filled with Easter bunnies, and eggs of every size. But this year supermarkets are presenting something a little different and dangerously delicious – Cadbury Mini Eggs Chocolate Cookies. These chocolatey delights (made by Baker & Baker) offer…

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Just Love This Cake

Just Love This Cake

Free-From Decadence! This Confetti Cake is only the second gluten-free cake to be produced by the Just Love company, after their award-wining gluten-free Happy Birthday Cake. That won first place in the Baking Industry Awards ‘Free From’ category in November 2023. That is quite an accolade, as competition is stiff these days. Company founder Mike…

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HECK Pork Chipolatas

HECK Pork Chipolatas

Casual or Smart. This is traditional British comfort food: a sausage in the guise of a chipolata. It takes its name from French and Italian sausages which contained onions. These days the word Chipolata means any meaty and slim sausage. HECK Pork Chipolatas are just that, and versatile too. Party Fare These delicious sausages can…

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Sessions and Sauce Shop

Sessions and Sauce Shop

A Delicious Collaboration. Sessions – The record label for food, has created the first ever range of delicious meals in partnership with award winning Sauce Shop. Mouth-watering wings, tenders, burgers and fries all paired with innovative sauce brand Sauce Shop Exclusive delivery partnership available across 50 UK locations on Deliveroo, Uber Eats and Just Eat…

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Borough Broth

Borough Broth

Like Homemade. We are more mindful than ever of buying nutritious food. Borough Broth takes us back to the past when people really did make their own stock. It was delicious, healthy …and time consuming! Borough Broth offers a range of classic and innovative stocks which are ready to use from your fridge or freezer….

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Frankie and Benny’s for Breakfast

Frankie and Benny’s for Breakfast

Italian-American diner. Picture this, dear reader: it’s early(ish) morning in the Strand at the foot of Waterloo Bridge. The weather is freezing, and our breath hangs in clouds. Time for a hot breakfast and a nice sit down, so it’s to Frankie and Benny’s we go. This restaurant is part of a small chain. Frankie…

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Japan Centre Celebrates Korea

Japan Centre Celebrates Korea

Instant Ramen with a Kick. Japan Centre offers a delicious wealth of Japanese foods. That’s no surprise, but they also stock a wide range of Korean food products including the ever-popular instant ramen. Delief Rabokki Original Sweet and Spicy Instant Rice Cake Noodles were new to me. The traditional noodles were joined by the classic…

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Letter Box Hamper for Valentine’s Day

Letter Box Hamper for Valentine’s Day

A Sweet Surprise. Yes, I know it’s still only January, but Letter Box Hampers is bound to be one of my Pick of the Year products for 2024. The concept is practical and brilliant! Jonathan, founder of Letter Box Hamper, had the idea of making small hampers of luxury British food and drink, beautifully wrapped…

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