What are saveloy skins made of?

What are saveloy skins made of?

The skin of a saveloy used to be made from pig intestines that came in a huge barrel of salt. The skins were soaked in cold water to make them pliable and then loaded onto the nozzle. The raw saveloys were then cooked in dye filled tanks. This gave the saveloy its red...
Are Food Banks the fourth emergency service?

Are Food Banks the fourth emergency service?

Coronavirus update — May 2020 As of May 2020 the number of people dependant on food banks has risen sharply since this article was first posted. By 2019 there were 1.6 million dependants, who knows yet what that has risen to through the coronavirus pandemic....
The Doctor of Chocolate

The Doctor of Chocolate

Cambridge University have created a new post for a doctor of chocolate for a three and a half year project to look into how chocolate can remain solid in warm climates. The job was placed in the university’s department of chemical engineering &...
The White Truffle

The White Truffle

Largest White Truffle Ever Found In 2007, Stanley Ho, a casino owner, paid $330,000 for a 3.3 lb. white truffle. In 2010 an auction price of £165,000 was paid for a pair of white truffles, following this in 2010, the largest found truffle sold at auction for $417,200...