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Celebrate the best food heritage attractions in the UK

With an increasing focus on the future of food and how to feed the entire world, it’s important to look back at the history of food. We gain so much from learning about local food traditions, as they provide pointers for how to create sustainable food systems. Celebrate the best food heritage attractions in the UK, with Realplasticfree.com.

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Published: September 1, 2020
Author: Jen Marsden
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Pumpkin, Carrot and Red Lentil Spread

The combination of ingredients used in this recipe makes for a delicious plant-based spread, perfect for a Summer spread. Serve this brightly-coloured spread, plentiful with carotene, as you would hummus, or add vegetable stock for tasty soup.

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Published: July 8, 2020
Author: Pip Phillips
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Smoked Tofu and Vegetable Kebabs

Our scrumptious vegan tofu kebabs are simple to prepare and use appetising smoked tofu along with a medley of mediterranean vegetables.

You could also use ground cumin and coriander for a more middle eastern flavour. Soak the wooden skewers before hand to help prevent them from burning on the barbecue.

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Published: July 8, 2020
Author: Pip Phillips
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Smoked Tofu and Mushroom Salad

For a simple yet satisfying lunch, try our vegan stir fried smoked tofu and mushroom salad.

With a dijon mustard and balsamic vinegar dressing, this salad makes for a very tasty filling meal thanks to the protein from the tofu and mushrooms.

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Published: July 8, 2020
Author: Pip Phillips
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Why now is the time to pre-recycle and bulk buy

All around the world waste workers risk their lives during the crisis with our trash and recycling, picking up our cardboard and plastics from the pavements while we stay home. So more than ever, isn’t now the time to pre-recycle and bulk buy?

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Published: June 18, 2020
Author: Jen Marsden
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Plastic-Free Organic Fruit & Vegetables for Your 5 a Day

Buying plastic-free fruit and vegetables doesn’t need to be boring!
All year round we offer the staples like potatoes, carrots and onions but we also stock more interesting, seasonal varieties, like rainbow carrots, Jersey royal potatoes and red cabbage.

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Published: May 14, 2020
Author: Ruth Mildred
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