Posts about Food and drinks

  • 10 Best Coffee Bags 2022 | Taylors, Lyons and More

    10 Best Coffee Bags 2022 | Taylors, Lyons and More

    Coffee is the most popular drink worldwide and, in the UK, we drink almost 100 million cups per day! Whether you need it to start your morning or you simply enjoy the taste, it's hard to find the time to grind your own beans and prepare a pour-over. You can, of course, wait around in an expensive cafe for your morning joe, but that can easily feel like more hassle than it's worth. But that doesn't just leave you with the instant option. A considerably more enticing option than instant is the coffee bag, a sustainable way to enjoy barista-quality coffee without the cost and time spent waiting around. They work exactly the same as a tea bag: simply pop it in a mug, pour in hot water, and wait for it to brew - easy as that! We've picked some of the best coffee bags from top brands like Taylors and Lyons, which are all available from online UK sites such as Amazon, Waitrose and Tesco.
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  • 10 Best Chilli Oils UK 2022 | Filippo Berio, The Woolf's Kitchen and More

    10 Best Chilli Oils UK 2022 | Filippo Berio, The Woolf's Kitchen and More

    If you're a fan of spicy food, chilli-infused oil can be the perfect way to add a little kick to a recipe without the heat being too overpowering. From noodles to pasta to pizza, a drizzle of chilli oil can enhance almost any dish. However, finding the perfect flavour to enhance your cooking can be a delicate art, so it's tough to know which products will work best. In this article, we've explained everything you need to know so that you can find the perfect bottle of chilli oil for your kitchen. We've detailed all the key features of olive, rapeseed, sesame and soybean oil so that you can be sure to find one to suit your diet. Whether you prefer a jar or a spray, there's bound to be a product for you in our list of the 10 best chilli oils in the UK available through Amazon, ASDA, Tesco and Waitrose. 
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  • 10 Best Moscato Wines UK 2022 | Barefoot, Gallo and More

    10 Best Moscato Wines UK 2022 | Barefoot, Gallo and More

    Whether you're looking for the ideal sweet, sparkling drink to pair with dessert or you're just trying to cut down on your alcohol consumption, we recommend trying a Moscato wine. We know that choosing the right bottle can feel like an impossible task though, so we'll guide you through the buying process.In this article, we'll run through everything you need to know about tasting notes and ABV. Plus we'll explain the difference between crisp white Moscato D’Asti and rosé-style Pink Moscato so you can decide which one to try first. Thanks to our handy top 10 ranking, which features top brands like Barefoot, Gallo and Bartenura, it's never been even easier to find a bottle of Moscato for the best price at Amazon, ASDA, Tesco and Waitrose. 
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  • 10 Best Japanese Sweets UK 2022 | Hi-Chew, Koala's March and More

    10 Best Japanese Sweets UK 2022 | Hi-Chew, Koala's March and More

    Japanese sweets are famous for both their colourful packaging and unique tastes. They're great for indulging in, sharing with friends, or buying as a souvenir gift. But, with such a wide range of chocolates, biscuits, gummies and hard candies to choose from, it can be hard to know what to try first! If you're new to the exciting world of Japanese sweets, this guide will serve as a great introduction. From traditional confectionaries like Warabi mochi, to contemporary favourites like Hi-Chews and Koala's March, we've ranked the 10 best Japanese sweet available in the UK. Keep reading to discover our top picks with links to buy from Amazon and Japan Centre.
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  • 10 Best Calvados Brandy UK 2022 | Berneroy, Domaine Pacory and More

    10 Best Calvados Brandy UK 2022 | Berneroy, Domaine Pacory and More

    If you're a keen cider drinker looking to branch out, Calvados may be the next step in discovering new flavours. Distilled from apple and pear ciders sourced in Normandy, this versatile and distinct brandy is ideal as a stand-alone treat or as an accompaniment to a meal. In this guide, we'll explain the variations in flavour profile unique to the terroirs of Calvados, Pays d'Auge and Domfrontais, as well as the differences between the AOC, VSOP and XO ageing processes. Alongside a ranking of the 10 best Calvados brandies in the UK, you'll soon know exactly which bottles to pick up when shopping online! 
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  • 10 Best Armagnac UK 2022 | Janneau, Delord and More

    10 Best Armagnac UK 2022 | Janneau, Delord and More

    Whether you're an avid brandy drinker or a complete novice, when you're in the market for Armagnac, you're likely to come across some confusing terminology that can stand in the way of finding the perfect bottle. This article will help you understand all the key elements of choosing the ideal Armagnac, so you can put your feet up and enjoy a warming glass of one of France's best-kept secrets. We'll explain the unique flavour profiles of the three most common terroirs; Bas-Armagnac, Armagnac-Ténarèze and Haut-Armagnac, as well as the differences between the VSOP and XO ageing processes. We've even compiled a ranking of the 10 best Armagnacs in the UK, available to buy online from Amazon, Tesco and Waitrose. 
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  • 10 Best Wedding Cake Toppers UK 2022

    10 Best Wedding Cake Toppers UK 2022

    If you're on the countdown to your wedding day, you've no doubt got endless tasks to take into account. The dress, the tux, the guests, the cake... but what about the cake topper? An easily overlooked detail when organising your big day, choosing the perfect cake topper will provide that much-needed finishing touch to your wedding cake and can be even kept as a keepsake once the day is done. Don't fret, as this article breaks down all the key considerations, from material to sizing and style. We've even included a ranking of the 10 best cake toppers available on Amazon UK - so all that's left for you to do is tie the knot! 
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  • 10 Best Tinned Salmon UK 2022  | John West, Princes and More

    10 Best Tinned Salmon UK 2022 | John West, Princes and More

    Tinned salmon is an essential healthy store cupboard and can be used for tons of recipes, from sandwiches to pasta dishes to delicious, crispy fish cakes. Kitchen goddess Nigella herself confesses that she prefers fishcakes made from tinned salmon rather than using salmon fillet! But with so many choices, you need to make a few decisions to narrow down the options - this is where our buying guide comes in!We'll guide you through the differences between red and pink salmon, with and without bones and skin, why we should opt for wild salmon over farmed salmon and all the other things you should be looking out for while you shop. Our buying guide also includes a top 10 list of the best tinned salmon options available to buy from popular UK retailers such as Amazon, Tesco and Ocado.
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  • 9 Best Orange Wines UK 2022 | Macerao, Solara and More

    9 Best Orange Wines UK 2022 | Macerao, Solara and More

    Orange wine gets its name from the deep orange colour of the final product, but the production process is where this wine truly stands out from the crowd. While other lighter wines such as white and rosé are typically derived from the juice of peeled grapes, orange wine combines the crisp freshness of white wine with the depth and intensity of red by fermenting white grape juice along with its skins.The result is a vibrant amber wine that tastes rich yet delicate on the palate. If you're new to the world of orange wine or you're shopping for your new favourite, take a look through our buying guide to learn about light, medium and full-bodied wines, the optimal ABV, and the advantages of screw tops vs. corks. Make sure to check out our 9 favourite orange wines in the UK available from Amazon, Waitrose and more!
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  • 10 Best Vegan Easter Eggs | Moo Free, NOMO and More

    10 Best Vegan Easter Eggs | Moo Free, NOMO and More

    There's no better way to celebrate spring than with a delicious chocolate Easter egg. Nowadays, even vegans can join in the fun, as there's a wide range of vegan Easter eggs that substitute milk for alternatives like oat or coconut milk. The recipes are often just as good and sometimes even better than traditional milk chocolate Easter eggs! The bonus is that vegan Easter egg companies are often committed to sustainable and responsible sourcing.This buying guide will walk you through everything you need to consider when shopping for your eggs, from chocolate type to ingredients. To make your search even easier, we've included the ten best vegan Easter eggs you can buy online in the UK from Tesco, ASDA, Waitrose, and Amazon that can be delivered right to your door. With everything from dark to white chocolate, you'll have no trouble finding the perfect vegan Easter egg.
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  • 10 Best Japanese Teas UK 2022 | Hojicha, Sencha and More

    10 Best Japanese Teas UK 2022 | Hojicha, Sencha and More

    Tea is an important part of Japanese culture. It is the drink of choice for early mornings, afternoon breaks and when guests visit. From sencha and matcha to hojicha and genmaicha, there is a large range of amazing infusions to choose from, all with their own unique health benefits and tastes. Different teas are popular in different seasons so it's good to understand each variety in more detail. Don't worry if you are new to the wonderful world of Japanese tea, this guide will help you decide what type and form are best. Whether you are looking for your new daily green tea or a gift from an authentic brand, there is something on this list. Continue reading to discover our picks of the 10 best Japanese teas available in the UK from Amazon and Japan Centre. 
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  • 10 Best Korean Snacks UK 2022 | Lotte Choco Pies, Pepero and More

    10 Best Korean Snacks UK 2022 | Lotte Choco Pies, Pepero and More

    Korean food is known for being full of flavour, spice and sweetness and over the years, many food brands have experimented with different combinations to create unique savoury and sweet snacks for the world to enjoy. From healthy seaweed snacks, to Korean crisps and sweets, there's tons of exciting products to choose from! In this article, we share our favourites from Pepero to Honey Butter Chip. Keep reading to find out which made the cut, as we reveal the10 best Korean snacks and where to buy them online in the UK from H Mart, Amazon and more.
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  • 10 Best Microwave Desserts UK 2022 | Gü, Mr Kipling and More

    10 Best Microwave Desserts UK 2022 | Gü, Mr Kipling and More

    Treat yourself to a comforting and indulgent microwave dessert to satisfy those sweet cravings in the evenings or as the perfect way to round off a meal. From gooey chocolate cake to sticky toffee pudding, fruity crumble and creamy rice pudding, you can enjoy traditional British desserts within moments – all hassle and mess-free.To help you choose a delicious microwave dessert that suits your dietary requirements, we've put together a guide showcasing a range of our favourites from brands such as Gu, Oggs and Dr. Oetker based on tastiness, value and cooking times. All of these delicious puddings are available online from Amazon, Tesco, Ocado and Waitrose.
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  • 10 Best Fibre Rich Snacks UK 2022 | Graze, Kind And More

    10 Best Fibre Rich Snacks UK 2022 | Graze, Kind And More

    Essential for maintaining a healthy digestive system, the UK government recommends adults consume 30 g of fibre a day as part of a well-balanced diet. Incorporating a fibre-rich snack in your meal plan is a great way to increase your fibre intake, to ease constipation or help manage your weight.To help you find the right one to suit your taste and dietary requirements, we've ranked the 10 best fibre rich snacks in the UK. Read on for our expert guide on which ingredients and types of fibre to look for, along with reviews of all our favourites from top brands including Kind, Graze and Fibre One.
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  • 10 Best Truffle Infused Products UK 2022 | TruffleHunter, Belazu and More

    10 Best Truffle Infused Products UK 2022 | TruffleHunter, Belazu and More

    Truffles, the small fungi found under the earth, are often known as buried treasure. For a long time, truffles were reserved for the very wealthy, being so sought after and expensive. These days, the deliciously rich flavour has become more widely accessible and affordable, but with so many truffle salts, oils, butters and other delicacies available, where do you start? In this article, we guide you through some of the different white and black truffle-infused items on offer in the UK and help you learn what to look for. Whether you want a more intense flavour, made from real truffles, or a subtle oil to drizzle over fries, we have something for everyone. With options available from Waitrose and Amazon, you are bound to find yourself a firm favourite.
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  • 10 Best Japanese Beers UK 2022 | Asahi, Kirin, Suntory and More

    10 Best Japanese Beers UK 2022 | Asahi, Kirin, Suntory and More

    Alongside Japanese whisky, Japanese beer has become a highly popular drink all around the world thanks to the quality brewing methods of four major brands: Kirin, Asahi, Sapporo and Suntory. You may already be familiar with some Japanese beers such as Asahi Super Dry, which can be found on most supermarket shelves, but if not then we're here to guide you through what's available to buy at Amazon, Tesco, ASDA, Waitrose and Japan Centre.Whether you're looking for a glass of refreshing pilsner to enjoy outside on a summer's evening, a can of craft lager infused with zesty yuzu to perk you up, or a malty ale to enjoy by a roaring fire, there's something for every occasion in our ranking. Just remember to drink in moderation to avoid a hangover in the morning!
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  • 10 Best Seaweed Sheets UK 2022 | Emma Basic, DAECHUN and More

    10 Best Seaweed Sheets UK 2022 | Emma Basic, DAECHUN and More

    If you're a fan of the refined work of sushi chefs, there's no doubt you've wondered if you could try your hand at the art yourself. Sushi making can be incredibly difficult and take years to master just a handful of recipes, but you have to start somewhere, right? That's why we've compiled this list of the top 10 dried seaweed sheets currently available through Amazon, Tesco, ASDA and Waitrose, so that all you budding sushi chefs can test your skills at home. We'll talk you through all the considerations to keep in mind before making a purchase, including quality grades from A to D and the corresponding colour coordinated packaging. We'll also discuss full and half Nori sheet sizes, their prices and their uses for Maki and Futomaki rolls. Read on if you're keen to find the best seaweed sheets out there. After all, a chef is only as good as their ingredients.
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  • 10 Best Clotted Creams UK 2022 | Rodda's, Trewithen Dairy and More

    10 Best Clotted Creams UK 2022 | Rodda's, Trewithen Dairy and More

    Clotted cream spread thickly on a scone with jam is a traditional treat originating from the south-west of England. Enjoyed by holiday makers in Devon and Cornwall, and replicated throughout the tea rooms of the UK, we're here to help you find the perfect one for your cream tea or any occasion really.Whether you slather it on before or after the jam, we've found the most decadent options available from Asda, Aldi, M&S and many more. Make sure to read on for the 10 best clotted creams in the UK!
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  • 10 Best Healthy Cakes UK 2022 | Ready to Eat Cupcakes, Cake Mixes and More

    10 Best Healthy Cakes UK 2022 | Ready to Eat Cupcakes, Cake Mixes and More

    Cakes are something that most people enjoy but whilst they are good for a treat, we cannot sustainably eat them on a regular basis. In response, manufacturers are now creating recipes with more wholesome ingredients. While these cakes will never be totally sinless, they can be more nutritious, low in calories and even offer a few health benefits. By switching to cakes without saturated fat, refined ingredients or allergens that may be causing you digestive issues, you can cut down on cholesterol and lower your risk of future health issues. In this article, we uncover some of the healthier birthday cakes, mixes and slices on the market for both adults and kids. With delicious vegan, keto and no-sugar varieties from Amazon and UK supermarkets, you're sure to find one that takes your fancy. 
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  • 5 Best Truffle Butters UK 2022 | Terra Sanpietrese, TRUBEL and More

    5 Best Truffle Butters UK 2022 | Terra Sanpietrese, TRUBEL and More

    Along with champagne and caviar, truffles are widely considered one of the most luxurious foods on the planet. It's no surprise since they are extremely difficult to grow and harvest, with most varieties taking many years of preparation before they can hit the shelves. With that luxury comes a price, though, and truffles tend to be one of the most expensive foods on the planet. So, where can you buy it?Don't worry! With our carefully curated list of the best truffle butter in the UK from online retailers like Amazon, you can have a taste of luxury no matter your budget. This article will explain the various types of truffle available and the flavours and aromas they produce. Whether you want to use it to top your pasta or you're adding it to a delicious steak sauce, truffle butter can make almost any recipe even better!
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  • 10 Best Japanese Snacks UK 2022 | Pocky, Calbee and More

    10 Best Japanese Snacks UK 2022 | Pocky, Calbee and More

    Japan is home to some of the world's most unique snacks and traditional wagashi confectionaries. You may already know about Pocky, Hi-Chews and the distinctive flavours of KitKat, but there are many more which have also gone global. There's a huge range of exciting varieties to choose from, including everything from sakura-flavoured mochi to spicy peanut rice crackers.With such a spectacular range of sweet, savoury and often healthy snacks on offer, it can be hard to know what to try first. Not to worry – we have narrowed it down and selected the ten best Japanese snacks available to buy online in the UK, all easily ordered from the Japan Centre supermarket and Amazon.  
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  • 10 Best Vegan Party Foods UK 2022 | Gü, Doritos and More

    10 Best Vegan Party Foods UK 2022 | Gü, Doritos and More

    Parties are meant to be fun, so take the stress out of party planning with this specially curated list of the 10 best vegan party foods to buy! With options available in major supermarkets like ASDA and Tesco, as well as online distributors such as Amazon, this list should make your party prep easy as! From finger food to snacks, appetizers, puddings and nibbles, we've got everything you need.Check out our ideas and recommendations for casual events, children's parties and dinner parties to ensure you've got just the thing, no matter the occasion. Even go the extra mile and secure gluten-free options that are free from potential allergens so that everyone can enjoy the occasion without being held back by their diet! 
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  • 10 Best Vegan Creams UK 2022 | Oatly, Elmlea and More

    10 Best Vegan Creams UK 2022 | Oatly, Elmlea and More

    There's nothing better than pouring some delicious double cream over a fruit salad, pie, or tart, but for the longest time, vegans and those with lactose intolerances or dairy allergies haven't had the best choice of alternatives. Thankfully, there are now many vegan creams on the market you can use as a substitute in your recipes, including those that can be whipped, poured, or squirted onto a dessert.To help you choose, we've done the research and found the best vegan creams available in the UK today. Included are offerings from some of the biggest brands in the business, like Oatly, Elmlea, and Alpro, available at Tesco, Waitrose, and ASDA. Take a look at our suggestions, all free from animal products, below!
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  • 10 Best Fudge UK 2022 | Cartwright and Butler, Tilly's Kitchen and More

    10 Best Fudge UK 2022 | Cartwright and Butler, Tilly's Kitchen and More

    Fudge is a traditional treat that's perfect for satisfying those sugar cravings! That's why we've compiled this buying guide with tips on gifting, prices, flavours and common allergens, to help you find the perfect fudge for any occasion.Make sure to check out our ranking of the 10 best fudges in the UK, with recommendations ranging from everyday snacks to luxury gifts. We'll even help you shop the best fudges for vegan, gluten- and nut- free diets!
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  • 10 Best Pre Made Pastries UK 2022 | Jus-Rol, Cooks' Ingredients and More

    10 Best Pre Made Pastries UK 2022 | Jus-Rol, Cooks' Ingredients and More

    Whether you're a professional baker, a kitchen whizz, or an absolute beginner, the intricacies of pastry making can be a challenge for the best of us. To take the stress out of baking, we've ranked the 10 best pre made pastry blocks and sheets in the UK - all of which are sure to satisfy even the most discerning of palates. From shortcrust to filo, with pre made pastry that's vegan and gluten-free, read on for tips on how to choose the right one for your recipe. Featuring reviews of some of the nation's favourites, including Jus-Rol and Morrisons, make cooking and baking as simple as can be!
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  • 10 Best Jasmine Teas UK 2022 | Teapigs, Dragonfly Tea and More

    10 Best Jasmine Teas UK 2022 | Teapigs, Dragonfly Tea and More

    Jasmine tea is a versatile drink that comes in many different varieties. Typically made with green tea but sometimes prepared with other types like Oolong, it's packed with antioxidants and has been said to hold many health benefits including weight loss and improved brain function. The rich aromas and delicate flavours are enticing to any avid hot, cold or milk tea drinker, making it the most popular scented tea in all of China. With all the different blends of jasmine tea available, it can be difficult to know which will be ideal for you. Luckily, we've compiled a list of the 10 best Chinese jasmine dragon pearls, tea bags and loose leaves currently available to buy in the UK from Amazon and Waitrose. We've considered caffeine content, brewing method and even brand ethics to help you find the perfect brew to satisfy your cravings!
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  • 10 Best English Teas UK 2022 | Taylors of Harrogate, Whittard and More

    10 Best English Teas UK 2022 | Taylors of Harrogate, Whittard and More

    After water, tea is the second most consumed beverage in the world — and we'd argue it is most popular right here in the UK! Traditional English Breakfast tea is a unique blend of black leaves originating from Assam, Ceylon and Kenya. Since it's the most common type of tea on the British market, it can be difficult to sift through all the options and choose one to buy.For the perfect cup of tea, it's important to consider everything from the strength and brewing method to the brand's ethical credentials. To make your search easier, we've compiled a list of the 10 best English teas currently available online, including products from Yorkshire-based Taylors of Harrogate, Whittard and Teapigs. Let us take the stress out of tea shopping so you can put your feet up and enjoy an afternoon cuppa instead!
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  • 10 Best Bottled Waters UK 2022 | Fiji, Buxton and More

    10 Best Bottled Waters UK 2022 | Fiji, Buxton and More

    Staying hydrated is important to maintain our physical and mental health, with our bodies composed of up to 60% water. For those in need of motivation to keep up a water drinking habit, we've ranked the 10 best bottled in the UK. In this article, we'll discuss natural water sources, pH levels, filtration methods, and even take on the still vs. sparkling water debate. So let us take the stress out of online shopping, all with links where to buy on Amazon, Asda, Tesco and more!
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  • 10 Best Low-Carb Bread UK 2022 | Livlife, Hi-Lo and More

    10 Best Low-Carb Bread UK 2022 | Livlife, Hi-Lo and More

    Whether you're becoming more health-conscious, hoping to lose weight, or thinking of trying keto but can't say goodbye to your avocado toast, don't fret! Low-carb bread is an easy switch in your current diet that can drastically reduce your daily carb and calorie intake. As well as just tasting good, the bread needs to provide the right nutrients and cut back on the right ingredients to help you on your health journey. Since all that can be very overwhelming, we've compiled a list of the best low-carb breads on the UK market right now, so just read on to discover your new favourite breakfast!
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  • 10 Best Fruit Breads UK 2022 | Soreen, Warburtons and More

    10 Best Fruit Breads UK 2022 | Soreen, Warburtons and More

    If you've never tried fruit bread before, you'd be forgiven for thinking they were just loaves of white or granary bread with some raisins and sultanas inside. While this isn't an inaccurate description, they are often more cake-like in texture and taste, sharing a lot of similarities with hot cross buns and teacakes. Some recipes and brands are almost practically indistinguishable from a fruit cake!Whether you're looking for a traditional spiced bread, a malt loaf or something different like banana bread, we've put together a handy list of the best fruit bread available online from Tesco, ASDA and Waitrose. There are also plenty of vegetarian and vegan options available, as well as something for those looking for a gluten-free option.
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