Category: Food

Michael Gove vows to uphold food standards after Brexit

Michael Gove will address the National Farmers’ Union, whose president is deeply concerned about Brexit. Photograph: Graham Turner/The Guardian The environment secretary, Michael Gove, is to pledge that British food standards will not be lowered “in [..]

Food to get you in the mood

CHOCOLATE, oysters and chillies are well-known foods rumoured to help get you in the mood. But watermelons, celery, pomegranate and rocket may also experience an increased demand coming up to Valentine’s Day, with rumours of [..]

Nigel Slater’s warming winter soup and cake recipes

‘My oven will glow’: baked spiced lentils with sweet potato. Photograph: Jonathan Lovekin/The Observer There is a glow from the oven door. The reassuring golden light that tells us someone has been cooking for us. [..]

A Tale Of How Hakka Noodles Got Indianised

The History of Hakka Noodles to India. During the 20th Century, Several Chinese people settled in India and formed small China towns. Hakka noodles are basically an amalgamation of chinese and Indian cuisine. During the [..]

The recipe I can’t live without

Ten top cooks share the favourite dishes they return to time and again, including Diana Henry on Marcella Hazan’s chicken fricassée, and Clare Smyth on the simple soup she’s known since childhood by Clare Smyth, [..]