Food waste

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UK consumers ‘don’t know what to cook’ as £1.2bn of food is binned a year
A fifth of those polled said they could reduce food waste if they knew more recipes

Zoe Wood Consumer affairs correspondent

20, Jan, 2022 @1:47 PM

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How to turn spent lemon rinds into a classic tart – recipe | Waste not
Upcycle leftover lemon rinds into this oh-so-tasty vegan dessert inspired by the River Cafe’s famous tart

Tom Hunt

15, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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‘Use the sniff test’: Morrisons to scrap use by dates from milk packaging
Supermarket hopes to stop hundreds of millions of pints being wasted as charities call for other retailers to remove date labels

Jasper Jolly

09, Jan, 2022 @1:19 PM

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How to make your freezer your friend when it comes to food waste | Waste not
Herbs, cheese, meat … you can freeze pretty much anything without damaging them. Here’s how

Tom Hunt

08, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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How to turn leftover alcohol into vinegar – recipe | Waste not
It’s surprisingly easy to turn leftover wine, cider or beer into homemade vinegar

Tom Hunt

01, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

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How to turn fish cheeks into a festive skewer | Waste not
Cooking with unfashionable cuts of fish makes better use of the catch. Underused cheeks are superb paired with bacon to make deeply flavoured, Christmassy skewers

Tom Hunt

18, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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How to eat: sprouts
This month, in a seasonal special, How to Eat is mulling sprouts. Should you eat them naked? Do they work in pasta bakes? And is there any excuse for sweetening them with fruit or drowning them in stilton?

Tony Naylor

17, Dec, 2021 @11:29 AM

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How to make the most of sprout tops – recipe | Waste not
Add pomegranate molasses, oranges and chilli to past-their-best brussels sprouts or sprout tops, then roast to create a delicious side dish

Tom Hunt

11, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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California tackles food waste with largest recycling program in US
Residents will be required to use green waste bins to dispose of food which municipalities will turn into compost or biogas

Dani Anguiano and agencies

09, Dec, 2021 @7:46 PM

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‘Don’t shop as if you are under siege’: how to avoid food waste at Christmas
With planning and organisation you can avoid throwing away food – one of the drivers of the climate emergency

Zoe Wood

04, Dec, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Tom Hunt’s zero-waste recipe for vegan orange and almond cake | Waste not
Make this festive cake your zero-waste party piece, based on a Claudia Roden recipe that makes use of the whole orange

Tom Hunt

04, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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How to turn Christmas Day leftovers into a stunning pie – recipe | Waste not
Turn the remains of the festive table into a barnstorming pie that’s as satisfying to make as it is to eat

Tom Hunt

27, Nov, 2021 @6:00 AM

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