Tag: food

Fay Maschler’s week in food, from grilled rabbit to Île Flottante

1. Henry Harris of Racine fame now oversees food at Clerkenwell’s handsome pub The Coach (formerly The Coach and Horses). Grilled rabbit, mustard sauce and smoked bacon is a prime example of Simon Hopkinson’s advice at Bibendum where Henry started cooking: “Don’t mess around with the…

Scientists develop affordable tool to detect bacteria in food, water

Scientists develop affordable tool to detect bacteria in food, water. (Photo: Pixabay) Washington: A team of scientists has reportedly developed a new low-cost method for detecting bacteria in food or water samples. A team at the University of Massachusetts Amherst along with food scientist, Lili He, developed the tool which could…

These Tours Use Food to Bridge the Gap Between Israelis and Palestinians

As Israeli and Palestinian heads of state grow more reluctant to show up at the negotiating table, pioneering travel outfitters are bridging the gap between the two cultures in a different way—by encouraging visitors to break bread with locals on both sides of the unofficial border. “We wanted to…

M&S speeds up shutdown of clothing and scales back Simply Food

Marks & Spencer is slowing down expansion of its food halls. Photograph: Alamy Marks & Spencer is speeding up plans to close underperforming clothing departments and slamming the brakes on expansion of its Simply Food chain as the company fights for its future on the high…