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Fish And Chips – Don’t Leave Britain Without Eating Them

The British people simply love fish and chips, and with chip shops found at nearly every corner in Britain, this takeaway fast food is easily accessible. Chip Shop It is the most favourite food of the British and is eaten almost every day by some Brits. However, Fridays seems to be the days when people enjoy it the most because you can see long lines that extend from chip shops to the streets formed by buyers waiting to buy this food. Almost everyone stops at a chip shop to get... Read More

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Easy Delia Smith Scottish Pancake Recipe

Delia Smith, one of the most popular English cooks out there, has created the Scotch pancakes recipe which has gained so much hype lately. This unique recipe is like no other pancake recipe out there, as the ingredients are very distinct. Scottish pancakes are highly popular and are said to be more delicious than your average pancake ready mix. The entire process of making these pancakes are quite easy and can be done by simply anyone. Whether you are a good cook or not, you will easily be able to... Read More

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Scottish Pancakes Recipe

Delia Smith, one of the most popular English cooks out there, has created the Scotch pancakes recipe which has gained so much hype lately. This unique recipe is like no other pancake recipe out there, as the ingredients are very distinct. Scottish pancakes are highly popular and are said to be more delicious than your average pancake ready mix. The entire process of making these pancakes are quite easy and can be done by simply anyone. Whether you are a good cook or not, you will easily be able to... Read More

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Andy Bates: Pie Man and Rising Star

In a world where we lose taste and flavour in our foods to mass production and the microwave, there is a glimmer of hope, and that comes in the form and charm of pie man, Andy Bates. His mission is to return British palates to the days of yesteryear when British grub was largely delicious, thanks to the rise of the largely hectic life and big supermarkets. Andy’s mission is to return taste to the taste buds of London. And yes, the pie maker is becoming a rising star. The... Read More

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Lunch in London: Time For Pie and Mash

Time for lunch in London. Whether you are in the mood for home-made scotch eggs or home-made pork pies, head down to your local pub to find the best in great British food. There is no better lunch than traditional English pies and mash. Pie and Mash Ingredients Pies in London contain only minced beef and come served with a dish called mash plus parsley liquor. Mash is simply potatoes, boiled and then mashed with only a pinch of salt. No milk, cream or butter needed. Traditionally, the parsley liquor... Read More

Delia Smith Pancake Recipe

Easy Pancake Recipes Dished Up at Home The main ingredients needed to make a pancake mix from scratch are often pantry staples, and many people discover the homemade mix is cheap and easy to make. Delicious pancakes by recipe experts and chefs, Jamie Oliver and Delia Smith, can be served up in any kitchen. While each chef has a different take on the classic pancake, both recipes can elevate the versatile dish proving that pancakes aren’t just for kids. Jamie Oliver Pancake Recipe American or Scottish pancakes, Jamie’s recipe is... Read More

Best Fish and Chips Shops in Britain

Fish and chips are a popular dish that began in the United Kingdom. The famous meal continues to satisfy hungry diners today. There is some debate as to the exact year, but the fried concoction was selling around 1858. The fish is prepared with batter or breadcrumbs depending on the eatery. Cod is generally the type of fish most often fried. A recommended stop for fish and chips is Walker’s at 17 Main Street, Easy Ayton, Scarborough , Yorkshire, YO13 9HJ. This Scarborough restaurant is run by a welcoming family... Read More

Pancake Day Recipe for Two

Pancake Day, or Shrove Tuesday, is the day prior to Ash Wednesday and is celebrated by Lenten followers and secular citizens alike. Originally observed in the fifteen century, Pancake Day was both practical and celebratory. It allowed for the using up stored goods – butter, eggs, sugar and lard – which did not store well centuries ago. And since devotees would be entering a lengthy period where the use of these goods was all but forbidden, a feast meal of pancakes was adopted. The tradition endures to this day. Many Christian’s... Read More

Britain’s Fattest Man

At the age of 49, Paul Mason is believed to be between 60 and 70-stone, which has deemed him the title of Britain’s fattest man. His weight cannot be exact, however, because he has not even left his house in almost a decade. His main dream is to walk again, but this an almost unattainable feat. The only thing that could save Mason was getting his stomach stapled. Even though they believed him to be no more than 70-stone, the lack of certainty could have killed him. Without knowing his... Read More

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Strictly Judge Loves a British Sausage

British Sausage Week 2010 is the most celebrated sausage event of the year. No one appreciates the merits and delicious taste of the sausage quite like the British. The British Sausage Week features a very special appearance from renowned choreographer and director Craig Revel Horwood as the celebrity judge for year’s event. The mouth-watering British beloved sausage took front and centre as the talented sausage competitors presented their best sausage creations to date. The variety of British sausages on display for the judging event featured new and innovation flavours. Acclaimed... Read More