In this week’s blog we’ve picked out 5 super-foods to help fight those post-Christmas blues, combat the shorter days and keep you on track with any healthy resolutions you may have set yourself this January!
With Halloween just around the corner it’s the middle of pumpkin season. Usually pumpkins are either carved for decoration or made into pumpkin soup but we’ve decided to go for something a little different here at SimplyCook. You’ve probably heard of the lattes but now it’s time for Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes. Similar in taste to carrot cake, pumpkin makes a perfect delicate base for cupcakes. We’ve recommended a couple of spices but pick your favourites and have fun decorating!
Fortunately for foodies this commonly held belief is no longer true, but at almost £7 per gram Saffron is still far from cheap! In this week’s blog we take a quick look at Saffron’s history and show you why it is so highly prized….. and priced! Continue reading “Is Saffron More Expensive Than Gold?”