CHRISTMAS

  • Restaurant gift vouchers: the perfect low-impact Christmas gift

    Restaurant gift vouchers: the perfect low-impact Christmas gift
  • Recipe: Slow Cooker Mulled Wine with Sloe Gin

    Recipe: Slow Cooker Mulled Wine with Sloe Gin

SEASONAL NOVEMBER: WHAT TO EAT THIS MONTH

For home growers, kitchen gardeners and those with allotments, eating seasonally happens automatically. But for the rest of us, it can be a bit more of a mystery. In these regular blog posts I try to demystify it a bit – by sharing what’s in season now – and where in Cardiff to find it.

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Welsh imports ‘fuel unethical practices & deforestation’ around the World

A new report has found that an overseas area of land almost half the size of Wales is required every year to grow just nine of Wales’ main imports – and that’s causing deforestation, habitat conversion, and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in some of the world’s most vulnerable countries.

That’s the stark warning at the heart of a new report, which has just been published by WWF Cymru, RSPB Cymru and Size of Wales.

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Recipe: Leftover Mushy Pea & Chip Shop Chip Fritters

I’ve officially pea-ked; I reckon this is my best food-waste-fighting recipe to date.

These crispy and delicious pea & potato fritters started life as nothing more than a botched order at the chip shop, and a couple of slices of stale bread.

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Chain restaurants failing families: investigation finds kids menus packed with unhealthy ingredients & imported meat

A new league table examining the kids menus at the UK’s top 20 family-friendly restaurant chains reveals that many chains are failing families eating out – by providing only unhealthy and unsustainable meals for children.

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Seasonal October: What To Eat This Month

Find out exactly what’s in season in the UK this month – and if you’re the type of person who prefers to let someone else take care of the cooking (and the washing up), I’ve found some super seasonal, pumpkin-based dishes from local restaurants worth tracking down.

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