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Buying From Your Local Butcher: Poultry

Buying From Your Local Butcher: Poultry

How can you shop for the best quality, tastiest meat? What interesting cuts can you buy, and how should you cook them? Buying meat from a butcher can seem a little intimidating when you’re used to picking the same packets of meat off the supermarket 

Buying From Your Local Butcher: Beef

Buying From Your Local Butcher: Beef

How can you shop for the best quality, tastiest meat? What interesting cuts can you buy, and how should you cook them? Buying meat from a butcher can seem a little intimidating when you’re used to picking the same packets of meat off the supermarket 

Buying From Your Local Butcher: Pork

Buying From Your Local Butcher: Pork

How can you shop for the best quality, tastiest meat? What interesting cuts can you buy, and how should you cook them? Buying meat from a butcher can seem a little intimidating when you’re used to picking the same packets of meat off the supermarket 

Kenny Tutt’s Perfect Christmas Turkey

Kenny Tutt’s Perfect Christmas Turkey

The humble turkey has been appearing on our tables from the 16th century. If done right, for Kenny it is still the undisputed king of the Christmas spread. As with other classics there are many, many top tips and dos and don’ts on the quest 

How to Buy Meat From Your Local Butcher

How to Buy Meat From Your Local Butcher

There are a whole host of benefits to buying your meat from your butcher. From the importance of supporting local independents and the need to make more sustainable food choices, to enjoying tastier meat and ensuring higher welfare for the animals. But buying meat from 

The Smokin’ Elk’s Guide to Barbecuing your Christmas Turkey

The Smokin’ Elk’s Guide to Barbecuing your Christmas Turkey

The Smokin’ Elk is a huge advocate of cooking outdoors all year round and yes, that includes Christmas. This year, why not take the turkey outside? Not only does it remove the stress from the kitchen whilst freeing up plenty of oven space for all 

How to make the most of your food in a lockdown 

How to make the most of your food in a lockdown 

In the current COVID-19 pandemic, many of us are experiencing for the first time what it’s like to not have all of the food we want available to us all of the time. With restaurants closed, supermarket shelves often bare and restrictions placed on when 

Can I use a Thermapen to take my body temperature?

Can I use a Thermapen to take my body temperature?

Can I use a Thermapen to take my body temperature? With access to medical thermometers in short supply during the coronavirus outbreak, we are receiving a large number of enquiries about whether Thermapens can be used to take body temperature.  We would usually always recommend 

How a Thermapen Will Take Your Sourdough to the Next Level

How a Thermapen Will Take Your Sourdough to the Next Level

Sourdough baking is a humble, time-honoured tradition borne out of simple ingredients and beautiful craft. The loaf is crisp and rustic, its slices chewy and flavoursome. Typically made from nothing other than good quality flour, water and a little salt, it’s also healthy and easy 

A Beginner’s Guide to Temperature-Based Cooking

A Beginner’s Guide to Temperature-Based Cooking

Both the Thermapen Professional and Thermapen Classic are easy to use, highly accurate and reliable temperature instruments. However, it’s important to understand the relationship between food and temperature in order to get the correct results from your thermometer.   Why cook by temperature? Cooking by