St. George’s Day 23rd April 2014

By | April 23rd, 2014|Food, Restaurants, Seasonal, Takeaway|

St. George’s Day is the National Day for England, which falls annually on the 23rd April. To celebrate St George’s Day, we have had a look at the various traditional English food that we may eat on the day, as well as throughout the year. The Full English Breakfast The English Breakfast is a very [...]

Easter 18th – 21st April 2014

By | April 17th, 2014|Food, Restaurants, Seasonal|

With any occasion throughout the year, whether it be Halloween, Christmas or Easter, there is always a good reason to have some fun and celebrate. At Easter time, Spring has sprung, the days are getting longer and the weather is brightening up and getting warmer. This is a great reason to get outside and take [...]

The Odd Chick Out for Easter 2014

By | April 8th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

Last week we discussed how you could be creative for the various occasions over the year, such as Valentines Day, Easter, Halloween and Christmas. With Easter 2014 soon approaching, we talked about the different ways that you could be creative for Easter time. At Easter, you traditionally see lots of bunny rabbits and Easter chicks [...]

Creativity for Easter 18th-21st April 2014

By | April 4th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

Along with many other occasions throughout the year such as Christmas and Halloween, Easter brings out the creativity in people. Whether it be putting on an Easter themed party, cooking food, baking Easter themed cakes, making cards or making presents, being creative is an interest many people have. For those who may feel artistic and [...]

Food Related April Fools’ – 1st April 2014

By | April 1st, 2014|Food, Restaurants, Seasonal, Smart Phone App, Takeaway|

In 1957, there was the biggest April fools’ joke ever. The BBC Panorama show aired a three minute recording of a Swiss family harvesting strings of spaghetti from spaghetti trees. With the British being unfamiliar with what spaghetti was in the 1950’s, they believed that what they were seeing in this BBC broadcast, [...]

National Spinach Day – 26th March 2014

By | March 26th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

Today is National Spinach Day. So today is the perfect day to get out some spinach and see what other food you can put it with to make a nice meal for National Spinach Day. Spinach is a leafy green edible plant, with leaves that can be eaten on their own or can be an ingredient [...]

International Waffle Day – 25th March 2014

By | March 25th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

Each year International Waffle Day falls on the 25th March. On this day those who like to celebrate the day will usually do this by eating lots of waffles. Waffles are eaten all over the world and are particularly popular in Belgium and France. Waffles are also popular in America, however in the United States [...]

Saint Patrick’s Day – 17th March 2014

By | March 17th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

Saint Patrick’s Day is celebrated each year on the 17th March. It is both culturally and religiously celebrated in Ireland to mark the death of Irelands patron saint, Saint Patrick. Many will also join in celebrating in other countries, with festivals and in many Irish Pubs or Bars. Those who like to celebrate the day [...]

What You Can Do With A Potato

By | March 14th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

Potatoes are one of the most versatile pieces of food that there are, as there are just so many different potato varieties and you can make so many different things out of them. Jacket Potatoes Jacket Potatoes are easy to make, simply softening them in the microwave then crisping up the skins in the oven. [...]

Creative Pancakes for Pancake Day

By | March 4th, 2014|Food, Seasonal|

Smart Restaurants have come up with a few ideas for you to make your Pancake Day more fun by being creative with your pancakes! Take a look at some fun shaped pancakes that we have chosen for you. Tie Shaped Pancake This pancake is great to make for your father after they come home after [...]