6 Disturbing Foods from Britain’s Past

6 Disturbing Foods from Britain’s Past

Britain’s bygone centuries are riddled with plague, war and famine. During these times, citizens were forced to consume whatever they could get their hands on and get inventive in the kitchen. Whilst this is understandable, some of the country’s previous delicacies were consumed through genuine choice. Below we reveal six foods that make our stomachs […]

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5 of The Best Meats to Use at Your Healthy Barbecue

5 of The Best Meats to Use at Your Healthy Barbecue

With summer weather just around the corner, people are starting to bring their barbecues out of hibernation. Don’t get us wrong, we love a burger and sausage as much as the next person, but below we reveal some of the best meats for the health-conscious amongst us to test out this season. Pork Tenderloin Pork […]

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Are ‘Superfoods’ As Beneficial As We Are Told?

Are ‘Superfoods’ As Beneficial As We Are Told?

Different news stories claim that different superfoods can make you shed the pounds, make you look younger and cure you of some very serious ailments. But is there any scientific fact behind the myths? Below, we unveil the truth behind some of the most popular superfoods in the world. Quinoa When it first became popular […]

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What is the Most Popular Cheese in the UK?

What is the Most Popular Cheese in the UK?

Back in 2015 the UK’s most cherished pickle provider, Branston, revealed that cheddar reigned supreme in the heart of Brits nationwide. Around 90% of UK households have a block of the pale-yellow goodness and we aren’t fussy as to whether it’s mild, medium, or mature. Research suggests that the UK devours around 700,000 tonnes of […]

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Shining a Light on Britain’s Questionable Foods

Shining a Light on Britain’s Questionable Foods

To our foreign friends, some of the delicacies of England, Wales, and Scotland must seem completely bizarre. Sometimes the names of some of the nation’s favourites can have visitors raising an eyebrow, whereas it is the appearance or ingredients of others that have stomachs churning. Whatever the reason, we are here to unearth the truth […]

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7 of the Best Foods for an Amazing Summer Body

7 of the Best Foods for an Amazing Summer Body

The sun is starting to make regular appearances and spring is in the air. Before you know it the 21st of June will be upon us – the official start to British summertime! Many of us have already cast aside our new year’s resolutions to get in the gym three times a week, but there […]

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How to Survive a Dinner Party on a Diet

How to Survive a Dinner Party on a Diet

Changing to a healthy-eating lifestyle can be incredibly difficult. In your own home you can monitor what you eat and adapt your grocery shop so that you are making healthier choices. However, when it comes to dinner parties, events, or eating out, cracking under the pressure of a glorious cheeseburger and chips is understandable. We […]

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What Wedding Cake Trends Will We See in 2017?

Smooth fondant icing, ruffles, sugar flowers, and towering tiers will forever remain firm favourites with brides and grooms to be. However, 2017 promises to have some very unique trends up its sleeve when it comes to wedding cakes. If you’re getting married and have yet to settle on a cake, perhaps one of the exceptional […]

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10 of the Spiciest Dishes from Around the World

Hot and spicy foods tend to have the nation split, we either love them or hate them. Here at PenniBlack we can cater to any palette, including those who enjoy the wilder side of culinary experimentation. From your relatively tame jalapenos to the fiery depths of habaneros, scotch bonnets and ghost peppers, the world’s ten […]

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7 Rules to Remember for First Time Fine Diners

7 Rules to Remember for First Time Fine Diners

Formal events that require a sharp suit or elegant gown tend to have dining experiences to match. Fine dining can be an exciting treat, but also a minefield of disaster for the average-Joes amongst us who consider laying the table with a knife, fork, and spoon the epitome of class. Quite frankly, it can be […]

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