Is your dad a serious home cook? Did you learn your
impressive baking skills from your dad? Then make this Father’s Day all about
what he really loves and wants, and that’s food!
We did a bit of research and we think we have found some fab ideas that will appease any dad who loves food and cooking. So, forget about getting your dad a boring pair of socks and a predictable box o...
by admin | Jun 17, 2016
Spring has finally arrived and we’ve got to be honest, we’re
relieved! Although winter brings its own interesting seasonal produce and
indulgent dishes, we are ready for a fresh start and there is something really fresh
and exciting about spring time!
This time of year, not only is the produce more vibrant and light (think asparagus, broccoli and new potatoes) but there is als...
by admin | Apr 22, 2016
have some really exciting news to share with you…Northcote Leisure Group have
just announced they will be opening a Café! Nigel Haworth and business partner
Craig Bancroft are delighted to be opening this new concept early June!
A Unique Location
So where do you think the café will be located? You will probably be surprised to know it will not b...
by admin | Mar 24, 2016
As you are probably well aware, Mother’s Day is just around
the corner (Sunday 6th March, scribble that date in your diaries
folks!) Although flowers, chocolates and perfume are all well and good, why
not make this year a little different? It is all about taking time out and
showing Mums everywhere just how much they are appreciated.
Not sure how you can do this? Wel...
by admin | Feb 24, 2016
The run up to Christmas can be so hectic that most of us
often forget about New Year’s Eve! For home cooks, Christmas is full of food
prep, tableware organisation (not to mention gifts, decorations…the list goes on!!) that it can be a little stressful.
Even really serious home cooks need a break from being the host, sometimes! New Year’s Eve is the perfect time to pass the res...
by admin | Dec 23, 2015
It’s the last full week before Christmas…for us foodies and
home cooks, we are busy planning the perfect Christmas Dinner for our loved
ones. From planning the menu to setting the dining table, there is so much that
needs to be done to ensure a stress free day.
Don’t panic home cooks, we are here to help with your preparation and presentation…we have everything you need and more to...
by admin | Dec 16, 2015
This month, we officially welcomed the start of autumn in
the UK. Which means, the nights are a little longer, the air a little crisper
and Game season is well and truly in full swing!
Shooting has been practiced in Britain since prehistoric times and is a part of British rural culture. However, why do we make such a fuss of Game season in the foodie world?  ...
by admin | Oct 16, 2015
We love cake here at For Cooks. We love to bake it and we
especially love to eat it! And now, there is a week completely dedicated to the
sweet, indulgent dessert! Diet? What diet! It’s National Cake Week and we
couldn’t be happier about it!
Cake comes in all different shapes, sizes and flavours – seriously, there are thousands of cake recipes out there that are waiting for...
by admin | Oct 7, 2015
Well, it’s certainly been an exciting couple of weeks in the restaurant world! There’s
been plenty of celebrating and it’s all thanks to the latest release of the Michelin
Every year, the release of this little red book causes a right stir in the food industry, as chefs and restauranteurs find out whether their blood, sweat and tears have all been worth it! We round up the...
by admin | Sep 22, 2015
Autumn is just around the corner foodies. Not to worry, as
the change in season means a change in produce, which means new recipes to try,
yay! Good news for seafood lovers, as September is all about oysters!
Although they can be enjoyed all year-round, the official oyster season is September through to April. To help you remember, there is a long-standing myth that suggests that o...
by admin | Sep 4, 2015
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