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Food

French confectioner fights to save Christmas from the Brexit Grinch

In the shadow of the Massif Central's extinct volcanoes, the production line at French glacé-fruit producer Cruzilles is working flat out to meet a...

Getting lettuce into Britain – Spanish farmers baulk at no-deal Brexit

At this time of year, Juan Colomina is preparing for the start of the harvest of thousands of tonnes of fruit and vegetables grown...

Ants, crickets and cockroaches: healthy snacks that taste like potato chips

At his home in rural Costa Rica, biologist Federico Paniagua joined his family at the dining table to devour several types of insects that he...

Scottish whisky makers reel over US tariffs in row over EU subsidies

Scottish whisky makers said on Thursday jobs and investment were at risk after the United States slapped a 25% tariff on their single malt...

Red meat may not be unhealthy, after all

Cutting back on red meat is standard medical advice to prevent cancer and heart disease -- but a review of dozens of studies has...

Sicilian chef stirs the pot with cannabis-infused food

A well-known Sicilian chef who was arrested with drugs at his home, justified their presence by saying he was looking for "new flavours" for...

Israel seeks to feed growing global appetite for food-tech

Ilan Samish dips a crisp in ketchup, takes a sip of soda and samples a spoonful of yoghurt - the latter three sweetened with...

McDonald’s joins Beyond Meat bandwagon with Canada tests

McDonald's Corp will test a new "plant, lettuce and tomato" sandwich using Beyond Meat's patties in some restaurants in Canada next week, following major...

‘Buying local’ groceries isn’t always better for the environment

British shoppers looking to go green may be better off buying imported South American apples or Kenyan vegetables rather than locally produced foods that...

From fine dining to $1 school lunches – the top chef trying to change...

When Dan Giusti was head chef at Denmark's Michelin-starred Noma, regularly voted one of the world's best restaurants, he served intricately prepared dishes with...