Tag: food

20 of the best food tours around the world

Market moment … Taste Porto’s tour takes in the city’s Mercado do Bolhão Photograph: PR EUROPE Porto Taste Porto’s tours are rooted in fundamental beliefs about the gastronomic scene in Portugal’s second city. First, Portuenses like to keep things simple: so, no fusion experiments. Second, it’s…

Upcoming food classes, dinners and tours

Classes Local Matters Cooking Classes: ($10 to $50 online, or call for payment options) classes begin at 6 p.m. at 633 Parsons Ave.; reservations: 614-263-5662 or www.localmatters.org • Thursday: Cooking demonstration — nutrition goals • Tuesday: Hands-on class — taco Tuesday • Jan. 28: Hands-on class — winter soups…

Tour To Feast Will Let You Travel Hyperlocal For Food

Not everyone travels for leisure and sightseeing. For many, it’s about the food. To make this culinary experience a more fulfilling and authentic one, Cox & King’s has started a new venture, Tour To Feast. The idea is to create delicious itineraries, so that travellers can…

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…