FOODTalk 005 – Pumpkin Bread Bake with me LIVE. 1


Full Show Notes Below

 

 

Pumpkin Bread Recipe

If you want to make Pumpkin Bread Live with me, you will need the following ingredients.

2.5 cups of Plain / All Purpose/Plain Flour
2 cups of Sugar
1.5 Teaspoons of Baking Soda
1.5 Teaspoons of Cinnamon
1.5 Teaspoons of Nutmeg
1 Teaspoon of Salt
3 Eggs
1.5 Cups of Pumpkin Puree
3/4 of a cup of Vegetable Oil
1 cup of Nuts and Sultanas
Plus a medium/large  Loaf Tin.

 

FOODTalk News This week.

 

Crazy Doritos – DoriLocos

This story Caught my eye, Street hawkers in Mexico are taking the simple packet of Doritos and making them Crazy, adding salsas, pork scratchings, salads, spicy sauces and yummy gummy works LOL. Don’t you love it when a plan comes together. “Crazy Fool”

Full Story Here

http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/food-and-drink/news/are-you-ready-for-crazy-doritos-the-redhot-snack-food-craze-sweeping-mexicos-streets-9806906.html

 

Sugar Puffs are Dead, long live the Honey Monster

Sugar doesn’t sell, Honey Does. For over 50 Years the Honey Monster took a back seat to his favourite Cereal but now in an attempt to make Sugar Puffs more current, “sugar puffs” is being ditched for “Honey Monster Puffs”

Halo Food have decided that consumers are stupid enough to not notice that the re naming makes little difference, although they have been inconvenienced to ever so slightly increase the honey content and drop the sugar by a tiny percentage to support the fanfare. I am sure they will play that one, I can hear it now “Now with even more Honey” blah blah tell us about the Money mummy.

Full Story here

http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/food-and-drink/news/sugar-puffs-renamed-honey-monster-puffs-to-play-down-association-with-sugar-9801229.html


18 – 35 Years olds waste more food

It would appear the the current generation of young adults and parents are less savvy when it comes to preserving food and are more likely to throw food out than try to keep it fresh. Is that true?
Full Story here

http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-29701768


 

Energy Drinks on the Up

A recent surge in the consumption of Energy Drinks, up to 30% in the last few years leads to concerns that the relatively unregulated industry is targeting their High Caffeine and Sugar drinks at the young.

Full Story here
http://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/food-and-drink/news/poorly-regulated-energy-drinks-could-be-harming-children-who-warns-9794563.html


 

Events during the Show

Steve asked viewers to drop a comment with any Food Related News Stories.  Just comment below here or on YouTube.

Check out my Dear YouTube Buddy Raggy Ragsdale

 

Cake Competion

Anna S from Leeds, Anne from EZGlutenFree And James from Fun Foods were all in the Hangout today.  I want to Thank them for entering the competition and let every one know the results of the competition will be announced soon after Halloween

 

I mentioned a Pumpkin Crumble Anne and I made last year, here is a link to that video and below that you will see a link to Anne’s

Home Made Pumpkin Spice


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