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Culinary trends to watch for in 2017

Culinary trends to watch for in 2017

In the world of food, one thing is certain: Every year is sure to be more exciting than the last. Chefs push boundaries a little more each year, challenging our taste buds with what they put on our plates. Home cooks gain confidence with every meal, which leads to cooking led by intuition – often […]

15 Ways to Cook Healthy-ish In 2016

15 Ways to Cook Healthy-ish In 2016

Chefs like to complicate things: recipes, techniques, their lives. Jeremy Fox isn’t one of those chefs. At least not anymore. Although he was once known for his conceptual dishes at Napa’s groundbreaking vegetarian restaurant Ubuntu, his menu at Rustic Canyon Wine Bar in Santa Monica reflects the 180 he’s taken. “Great food isn’t hypercreative,” he […]

WATG Hospitality Trends Forecast 2017

WATG Hospitality Trends Forecast 2017

WATG have been breaking ground in hotel design for over 70 years, designing some of the most innovative and award-winning destinations around the globe. With a finger firmly on the pulse, WATG Trend Forecaster Muriel Muirden has rounded up the top trends that will be shaping the travel and hospitality industry in 2017. THE SIMPLE […]

The liquor industry is experiencing 3 seismic changes

The liquor industry is experiencing 3 seismic changes

Whether you prefer whiskey, vodka, gin, or rum, you may have noticed some recent shifts in the liquor business. In an international, incredibly broad industry, it’s hard to know which trends are causing seismic shifts, and which are just blips on the radar. So, Business Insider turned to Gilles Bogaert, CFO of Pernod Ricard, the […]

6 Mega-Trends in Hotel Technology

6 Mega-Trends in Hotel Technology

Technology has become critical to attracting and retaining hotel guests, and today that means investing in a wide range of solutions that create immediate and personal engagement. With rising expectations, surprise and delight has been replaced by expected and assumed. Reservations must be easily made via any smart device, guestrooms must facilitate any type of […]

Colour-Changing Cocktails

Colour-Changing Cocktails

Disco Sour, Restaurant 492 As explored in Food & Colour: Visualising Flavour, the food and beverage landscape is benefiting from experimental and compelling colour applications that are helping to elevate dining and drinking experiences to new sensorial heights. Wine, in particular, is enjoying a multi-hued moment as product developers look beyond traditional white, red and […]

The Top 10 Predicted Wine And Beer Trends of 2015

The Top 10 Predicted Wine And Beer Trends of 2015

It’s the beginning of the new year and you know what that means: New food trends are just beyond our gourmet grocery store’s horizon. According to the National Restaurant Association’s 2015 Culinary Forecast, locally sourced meats and seafood landed in the top spot in this year’s food trends. And obviously, you’ll want to wash down […]

Honey beer brand Beehive Brae gains new listing across Scotland

Honey beer brand Beehive Brae gains new listing across Scotland

Honey beer brand Beehive Brae has secured a new listing in Aldi’s 67 stores throughout Scotland as part of a major summer promotional drive. The addition of Aldi as a stockist will bring Beehive Brae’s full-bodied, artisan blonde beer to the attention of craft beer lovers across Scotland. Every bottle of Beehive Brae Honey Beer […]

EHL Ingredients’ spice blends tap into Mexican food trend

EHL Ingredients’ spice blends tap into Mexican food trend

EHL Ingredients has added two new Mexican spice blends to its portfolio, tapping into the burgeoning market for the Central American cuisine. The first is a fiery Mexican marinade, described as a spicy mix of Mexican ancho chillies, cumin, oregano and garlic that creates plenty of heat while retaining savoury flavours to perfectly complement the […]

Naked Marshmallow founders create new line of space lollipops

Naked Marshmallow founders create new line of space lollipops

The founders of Naked Marshmallow have started a new confectionery company – and will start production with the launch of a new range of lollipops, designed to look like planets. Marvellous Confections has already taken pre-orders for the new range of lollipops, which are available in a set of eight for a price of £15. […]