Food Review: SimplyCook

I was initially hesitant to try SimplyCook because unlike HelloFresh and Gousto, which we tried on the site previously, you aren’t getting all the ingredients delivered to your door, fresh for you to prepare. Instead SimplyCook provides four non-perishable ingredients, it’s not just herbs and spices as I’d be led to believe previously, but and … Continue reading Food Review: SimplyCook

Drink Review: Coca-Cola Intergalactic

Coca-Cola Intergalactic, also known as Coca-Cola Starlight in the North American market, Coca-Cola Stardust in South Korea, and Coca-Cola Starshine in Thailand. No matter what it’s called, it is a limited edition version of Coca-Cola and it is distributed by The Coca-Cola Company and its bottlers.  I’ve talked about Coca-Cola before on the site, and … Continue reading Drink Review: Coca-Cola Intergalactic

Food Review: Vegan Ham and Cheeze Baguette (Greggs)

Greggs is a UK based bakery chain, which sells a variety of delicious products including sausage rolls (both vegan and meat based), sandwiches, pies, sweets, confections and various bakes; including chicken, steak and cheese & onion. You can pop into any of the over 2000 locations across the UK and purchase any of these lovely … Continue reading Food Review: Vegan Ham and Cheeze Baguette (Greggs)

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: HelloFresh Box (1)

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 it wasn't until I saw a very attractive looking discount that I decided to take … Continue reading Food Review: HelloFresh Box (1)

Let Them Bake Some Cakes: The Real Cost of Food by Victoria Anderson

When I was younger on a cold rainy day, when it was too miserable to go out and play and there was nothing good on TV my mum and I would cook. We’d make chillies and fruit scones. We’d make soups and stews and cakes and cookies. We’d watch Nigella Lawson then switch over to … Continue reading Let Them Bake Some Cakes: The Real Cost of Food by Victoria Anderson

Food Review: KFC Vegan Chicken Burger

KFC or Kentucky Fried Chicken is an American fast food chain, founded on March 20th 1940 by Harland Sanders, also known as the Colonel. It should be noted that he was not a military man, the title of colonel was instead honorary, as in a Kentucky Colonel, which is apparently the highest title of honour … Continue reading Food Review: KFC Vegan Chicken Burger

Food Review: Veggie Dippers (McDonald’s)

McDonald’s is a fast food company, which started in America in 1940 and has since spread to over 100 countries, with over 37,855 outlets as of 2018. It was founded by siblings Richard and Maurice McDonald, neither of whom you’ll be surprised to learn were clowns, in fact the ‘popular’ McDonalds Mascot, Ronald McDonald wasn’t … Continue reading Food Review: Veggie Dippers (McDonald’s)

Food Review: Vegan Steak Bake (Greggs)

I’ve talked about Greggs before, in fact the last time was when I was reviewing their Vegan Sausage Roll, which you can check out here if you are interested. So I won’t give you the full introduction to the company, what I will say is that Greggs is a UK based bakery chain, which sells … Continue reading Food Review: Vegan Steak Bake (Greggs)

Food Review: Nongshim Noodles (Kimchi Ramyun Noodle Soup)

Nongshim Noodles are a strong favourite of mine, those of you who read my Koka Noodles product review will remember that not only am I a connoisseur of noodles but also I take them very seriously so here we go again with another product review. As usual, before we move on to the actual review … Continue reading Food Review: Nongshim Noodles (Kimchi Ramyun Noodle Soup)

Food Review: Vegan Sausage Roll (Greggs)

As usual for these product reviews, let's start with a little background on the company. Greggs plc is a UK based bakery chain, in fact it's the largest in the country. It sells a variety of products include pies, bakes, sausage rolls, sandwiches and a variety of sweets and confections including yum yums, doughnuts and … Continue reading Food Review: Vegan Sausage Roll (Greggs)

Food Review: Koka Noodles

I try to be impartial and unbiased when I do these reviews, but I'm going to start this one by saying that I've tried and tested a lot of noodles and that Koka Noodles stand out as being by and large among the best noodles out there. Now a little bit about them and the … Continue reading Food Review: Koka Noodles