Food Review: Monster HydroSport (Various Flavours)

Monster HydroSport is a relatively new product released by the Monster Beverage Corporation (formerly the Hansen Natural Company) the makers of Monster Energy in all its permutations including classic Monster Energy, Monster Energy Ultra, Monster Juiced, Monster Punch, Monster Espresso and the brand we are here to discuss today, Monster HydroSport. Interestingly enough on the … Continue reading Food Review: Monster HydroSport (Various Flavours)

Food Review: HelloFresh Box

First off, each of the meals was prepared by the very talented Tori B Bearly, and you can see more of their cooking exploits by checking out The Sad Girls Cookbook. Now I’d seen HelloFresh advertised for several months, but a combination of laziness and desire not to change my eating habits kept me from … Continue reading Food Review: HelloFresh Box

Oreo Chocolate Bats

Halloween is a time of treats and spooks so why not mix the two! I originally came across the recipe inspiration on Pinterest which were Reese's Peanut Butter Cups with Oreo bat wings however as someone with a peanut allergy, I had to think of a way to try to make some bat friends that … Continue reading Oreo Chocolate Bats

Food Review: Tempo Tea Bar Monthly Subscription Box 

If you’ve never been to Tempo Tea Bar in Glasgow's Queens Street, you’ve never truly experienced incredible bubble tea. Established in 2013 by May Gem, Tempo has strived from day one to provide excellent drinks, excellent treats and put back into the local community. While they’ve offered online deliveries of all of their items (from … Continue reading Food Review: Tempo Tea Bar Monthly Subscription Box 

Food Review: Reign Energy Drink (Various Flavours)

Reign Energy Drink is an Energy Drink released in 2019 by Monster Beverage Corporation, which has 13 flavours. I will be reviewing a few of them below. Reign is also noted for having a relatively high caffeine content which as a both a writer and a student is very important to me. Razzle Berry This … Continue reading Food Review: Reign Energy Drink (Various Flavours)

Food Review: Red Bull (Various Flavours)

Red Bull is an energy drink product of an Austrian company of the same name, it is notable for its slogan and advertising campaigns based around the idea that "Red Bull gives you wings". Today I’ll be reviewing two flavour variants to the original or classic Red Bull product. Tropical Fruits Unlike other drinks I’ve … Continue reading Food Review: Red Bull (Various Flavours)

Food Review: Chupa Chups Soft Drink (various flavours)

Chupa Chups is a band of lollipop and other confectionery produced by Perfetti Van Melle, an Italian company. Chupa Chups are sold in over 150 companies and in a variety of flavours. The brand was originally founded way back in 1958 by Enric Bernat, and it derives its name from the Spanish verb Chupar, which … Continue reading Food Review: Chupa Chups Soft Drink (various flavours)

Food Review: Purdey’s Natural Energy – Rejuvenate and Edge

*This review was original posted on 05/12/2019 and updated on 14/06/2020 to include product information/expand upon the original review. As a self-described energy drink connoisseur I've made it my mission to try as many of them as possible, caffeine filled or not, all that matters is that it's unique. tastes good and provides you with stimulation … Continue reading Food Review: Purdey’s Natural Energy – Rejuvenate and Edge

Food Review: Tenzing Natural Energy

Tenzing is named after the Sherpa Tenzing Norgay, who is noted as one of the first two people to reach the summit of Mount Everest. Tenzing, the drink is based on the notion that the Sherpa people have been drinking their own natural brew for energy and endurance for years and this product incorporates this … Continue reading Food Review: Tenzing Natural Energy

Food Review: Daim (Various Flavours)

Daim is a chocolate confectionery product originally made by Swedish Chocolate brand Marabou, who later merged with Freia, their quivalent company in Norway, both companies were owned by Johan Throne Holst. This merged company continued to produce the various products including Daim, and in 1993 they were purchased by Kraft Foods, noted for brands such as … Continue reading Food Review: Daim (Various Flavours)

Food Review: Hot Dr Pepper

Dr Pepper is a carbonated soft drink, created by Charles Alderton, an American Pharmacist, back in the 1880s. He made the beverage while employed at Morrison’s Old Corner Drug Store which is located in Waco, Texas and later gave the formula for the soft drink to his boss, Wade Morrison who later named it Dr … Continue reading Food Review: Hot Dr Pepper

Food Review: Carabao (Various Flavours)

Carabao is a Thai energy drink which was developed back in 2002 by Carabao Tawandang Co Ltd. It is currently the second most popular energy drink in Thailand, and has connections with music and sport. It is connected to music through association with a Thai rock band of the same name. It is connected with … Continue reading Food Review: Carabao (Various Flavours)

Food Review: Mars Bar (Protein) vs Snickers (Protein)

Mars and Snickers are both products of Mars, Incorporated, a company founded 108 years ago and is responsible for various confectionery and food stuffs including but not limited to 3 Musketeers, Big Red, Bounty, Galaxy, Hubba Bubba, Juicy Fruit, M&M's, Milky Way , Skittles and Starburst. So I recently discovered that Mars have released Protein bar … Continue reading Food Review: Mars Bar (Protein) vs Snickers (Protein)

Food Review: Jaffa Cakes (Pineapple Flavour)

Jaffa Cakes are a product of McVitie’s (originally McVitie and Price) who are owned by United Biscuits a British multinational food manufacturer who is itself owned by Pladis Global a confections and snack foods company. Jaffa cakes derive their name from  Jaffa oranges, a prominent type of orange to export due to its tough skin.    I’ve been a fan of Jaffa … Continue reading Food Review: Jaffa Cakes (Pineapple Flavour)

Food Review: Manomasa (Various Flavours)

Manomasa are a manufacturer of a line of delicious flavoured tortilla chips, they make a wide range including Queso Blanco & Lemon Drop Chilli, Chargrilled Pineapple & Árbol and Serrano Chilli & Yucatan Honey among others. Today however I’ll be reviewing Manchego & Green Olive and Beef Barbacoa & Dill Pickle, and may add and … Continue reading Food Review: Manomasa (Various Flavours)