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Requirements for selling alcohol

Fancy yourself as a master cocktail maker? Can you see yourself as the proud landlord of your very own pub? Or maybe you’re planning to open a brand-new venue, and a few drinks are on offer. All these dreams have something in common — you need an alcohol licence to sell alcohol.
  • Jul. 06

Easy ways to reduce plastic use

Plastic has become the hot topic of conversation in recent months, with organisations urging people to use less in their everyday lives. Here are some ways of reducing the amount of plastic you use in your home.
  • Jun. 06

How to avoid gluten cross-contamination at home

Coeliac disease and gluten intolerance are becoming more widely understood amongst the general population, but many people are still surprised by just how sensitive to gluten these conditions make sufferers. This is why cross-contamination often still affects people avoiding gluten, whether it occurs in restaurants, when eating at a friend’s house or even within their […]
  • May. 10

Tips for Planning an Unforgettable Party

If you’re planning on pulling all the stops out for a big birthday or life event then why not throw a party to remember? Whether you’re planning it for yourself or as a surprise for a loved one, a party is the perfect way to bring friends together and have a good time. Throwing a […]
  • Apr. 25

How Will Brexit Impact the Catering and Hospitality Industries?

Brexit developments are keeping the nation glued. As the story unfolds, it could be difficult to keep track of the aspects of the food, catering and hospitality industries. We talked to catering supplies specialists Nisbets, who recently surveyed 823 professionals about Brexit’s impact on their businesses. Here are some takeaways from the interview.
  • Mar. 26

The Health Benefits of Filling up on Salads

If you’ve heard it once you’ve probably heard it many times, that being just how healthy salads are as an alternative to some of the heavier meals we often feed ourselves. But what exactly are these health benefits? It’s worth exploring so that next time you’re faced with a choice you know exactly what the […]
  • Mar. 02

Why Seafood is Generally So Healthy

As perhaps the most popular and most widely consumed variety of seafood, fish is always cited as perhaps the healthiest food you can eat based on its almost pure nutritional content of protein. It’s a pity about anyone who is actually allergic to fish because not only is it a very healthy food, but it […]
  • Mar. 02

Bagged Tea Alternatives – Simple Tea Recipes

There’s a story of how some French conglomerate went over to South Africa to try and assume ownership of the rights to the famous rooibos (“red bush”) tea, much to their justified disappointment of course. Had they succeeded in their self-serving quest it would make for a perfect example of what’s wrong with the way […]
  • Dec. 14

The Best Sunday Lunch Desserts to Indulge In

Sunday lunches perhaps make for the best meals to look forward to the whole week because traditionally a lot of work goes into their preparation. It is indeed a real labor of love and while the main course and starters are always something to write to grandma about, for many diners the dessert is the […]
  • Nov. 28

Cooking Without Cooking

There’s a meme which has been circling around the social media circuits for quite some time now, featuring an image of the different types of ways steak is prepared. Clearly the person who created the meme is somewhat of a blood-thirsty vampire because they go on about how those who like their steak around the […]
  • Oct. 30