What food can you take in and out of the UK?

food in suitcase

So you’ve spent a warm evening wandering around the local markets taking in the air filled with lovely smells of local produce set out across the stalls and being cooked by the street corner vendors and local cafes. Rows of charcuterie, breads, cheeses, fish and bright coloured, strangely shaped fruit and vegetables that you’ve never …

A loaf of bread, 5 pairs of socks and 500 euros please

And you could add dry cleaning, picture processing, garden plants and any number of other things to that list, all of which are items available in supermarkets these days. The idea of a self-service grocery store was developed by Clarence Saunders who opened his first Piggly Wiggly store in 1916. It wasn’t until the 1920’s …

What food do you eat when you are on holiday?

Feijoada anyone? What about Pancit Bihon? You should really try the Kukura Bhutawa………….. Many of us come across exotic and unknown dishes and ingredients when we travel abroad but how many of us actually take the plunge and choose something different to eat? This is a headline from the Daily Mail newspaper from November 2014: …