Food Review: Butterfly Pea Flower Tea (Tempo Tea Bar)

When I first heard of Butterfly Pea Flower through a YouTube video, my first thought was how cool it looked and wondered what made it react the way it does to citrus. My second thought was ‘magic, obviously.’ While that was quite a few years ago, I had the chance to finally try some of … Continue reading Food Review: Butterfly Pea Flower Tea (Tempo Tea Bar)

Food Review: Coca Cola Energy

Okay, so let’s start off with a little bit about Coca Cola, or rather the The Coca-Cola Company, they have been around in some form for nearly 130 years, and are named for their product, Coca Cola which has been available for over 130 years. I have technically already reviewed Coca Cola Energy, which is … Continue reading Food Review: Coca Cola Energy

Food Review: Irn Bru Energy

The regular readers of this blog might recognise that we’ve technically already done a review of Irn Bru energy, and that’s true but that was a comparison and so I felt it was about time I reviewed them both individually, besides I don’t like Irn Bru having to share coverage with Coca Cola so here … Continue reading Food Review: Irn Bru Energy

Food Review: Meatless Meatball Marinara (Subway)

Firstly, the obligatory more about section, Subway as you most likely know is a fast food franchise, named for its specialty item, submarine sandwiches or subs. It has been around since 1965, and was founded by Fred DeLuca, a 17 year old and financed by Pete Buck, a businessman. It was renamed to Subway from … Continue reading Food Review: Meatless Meatball Marinara (Subway)

Food Review: Plant-based Whopper (Burger King)

So I’ve already talked about Burger King in my review of the Vegan Royale so I’ll keep this brief, Burger King are an international fast food chain, who have been in operation since the 1950s, and are currently owned by Restaurant Brands International Inc, which is a Canadian-based multinational fast food holding company formed as … Continue reading Food Review: Plant-based Whopper (Burger King)

Food Review: Vegan Royale (Burger King)

First off, a little about Burger King, they are an American multinational chain of fast food restaurants, originally founded in 1953 as Insta-Burger King, in Jacksonville, Florida. However after running into financial problems, its two Miami based franchisees, David Edgerton and James McLamore purchased the company and rebranded it as Burger King. Since then the … Continue reading Food Review: Vegan Royale (Burger King)

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

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 (Various Flavours)

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 (Various Flavours)

Food Review: Daim (Various Flavours)

Daim is a chocolate confectionery product originally made by Swedish Chocolate brand Marabou, who later merged with Freia, their equivalent 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)