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Martin Isark says University students should be fridge savvy and they’ll have more money to spend on boo…

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By Martin Isark
Are you’re one of the many University students that will be catering for yourself this year?  Be smart and check out the below on how to be fridge savvy – and you’ll all have more money to spend on boo… Books of course! Read more

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Veggie Tom has tasted Tyrrell’s English Summer Barbecue crisps

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By Veggie Tom
I’ve tasted Tyrrell’s English Summer Barbecue crisps… should you put a bag in the trolley or leave them on the shelf? Read more

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Martin Isark has tasted Gewurztraminer from Alsace

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By Martin Isark
I’ve tasted ASDA Extra Special Alsace Gewurztraminer… should you put a bottle in the trolley or leave it on the shelf?  Read more

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Martin Isark has tasted Asda Extra Special Speyside 12 Year Old Single Malt Whisky

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I’ve tasted Asda’s Extra Speyside 12 Year Old Single Malt Whisky … should you put a bottle in the trolley or leave it on the shelf? Read more

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UK’s Top Ten Supermarkets: How They Rate

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At Number 1 is Waitrose.
Score: 9.5 /10
Price v Value for Money: Waitrose’s own label prices for weekly staples (sliced bread, butter, milk…) are very competitive and often as not will be at a similar level to ones at Sainsbury’s & Tesco. But stray away to the more enticing products at your cost! Read more

Can I Eat It takes a look at what Bourbon you should be buying.

Caveat Emptor for Bourbon Drinkers

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Unlike Ireland, where there is three year apprenticeship to be barperson, most of the part-time staff that work behind the bar of our British pubs, have very little knowledge of the spirits that they sell from the back shelf. Read more

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The Ultimate Eton Mess

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This rain-soaked summer has meant that soft berry fruit grown outdoors is not to going to last in the punnet or the fridge for much longer than a day! Require a quick, spoon- friendly dessert that will use up your soft fruits?  There is none better than an Eton Mess!  Named Eton as it originated from Eton College.   Read more

Can I Eat It takes a look at the state of tea in Britain

Tea, our national drink is a national disgrace

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Over the last forty years shoppers have seen a massive improvement in the quality of the food and drink products that sit on our supermarket shelves. But tea, our national drink is still a national disgrace. Read more

Summer diamond jubilee cocktails

Street Easy Party Cocktails

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Fed up of partying on wine and beer? Want street-easy party cocktails that are simple to create and will make your Queen’s Jubilee celebrations go with a real swing? Don’t want to spend your bank holiday weekend searching for the ingredients either. End of. Read more

Can I Eat It? The Sunday Times Top App allowing you to scan barcodes from your favourite supermarket products. Can I Eat It iPhone App lets you know what is in the ASDA Extra Special Brittany Butter with Sea Salt Crystals

British asparagus with crunchy salted butter

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Buy it and cook it… British asparagus with crunchy salted butter! It’s May and the shelves are now loaded with our home grown green and the sweeter purple asparagus spears.  Don’t miss out on this must have seasonal foodie treat.  You won’t find easier, tastier starter to cook in May. Enjoy. Read more