Herbs & Spices

African flavours bring a bit of ‘Chakalaka Spice’ to the food scene!

2020-01-03T10:16:39+00:00January 1st, 2020|Categories: Flavourings, Food Trends, Herbs & Spices, Industry News|

African flavours and ingredients are now seeing a rise in popularity across the food, drink, health and beauty sectors. Whilst much of the focus has initially been on North African flavours such as Harissa and Ras El Hanout, within the UK market West African and South African flavours are also increasing in popularity, with

Infusions – the big botanicals boom

2019-12-05T15:07:46+00:00December 4th, 2019|Categories: Flavourings, Food Trends, Herbs & Spices, Industry News|

How it started - the ‘Gin Craze’ When William of Orange became king of England in the late 1600s, he brought with him the idea of ‘genever’; the national spirit of Holland and Belgium, flavoured predominantly with juniper berries. This was the beginning of what is now known as the ‘Gin Craze’. Due to