• Food,  Other

    Alcohol-free for the win!

    My last post noted alcohol-free drinks as one the hot trends for 2019 and boy are we spoilt for choice these days with all the alcohol-free options available. This is super exciting for the preggy ladies out there, for the non drinkers and maybe those that are designated drivers for the night! Check out these awesome options that have recently landed at Yuppiechef: Artemis – Uplifting Botanical Alcohol-Free Cocktail Refreshing, invigorating non-alcoholic drink infused with Sceletium and Sutherlandia Based on the classic vodka, bitter lemon mix, Artemis consists of vodka flavour, 9% fresh lemon juice, lemon peel and grapefruit with a pinch of green peppercorn Low in sugar with only 179kJ per…

  • Food

    2019 Food Trends

    Crush online magazine have recently featured an article on the food trends for this year and quite frankly, I think they are bang on! Here is their list: SUSTAINABILITY, ETHICAL EATING, TRACEABILITY VEGANISM AND PEGANISM (read their article for definitions) LESS PACKAGING MORE THOUGHT – yes!! LOW OR NO ALCOHOL DRINKS (MOVE OVER MOCKTAILS) OAT MILK CULTURALLY DIVERSE FOOD SEED BUTTERS SEAWEED DEPOSITS AT RESTAURANTS MEAL KITS REAL BREAD CRUNCHY CRITTERS TRENDS THEY SEE HANGING AROUND FOR A WHILE STILL… Fermented foods (kimchi, kefir etc) poke, superfoods, smoothie bowls, nose to tail eating/offal, turmeric, florals, botanical and gin! I for one am truly happy that the Gin trend is sticking around! and lately I’ve seen some new…

  • Decor,  Food

    Picnic Essentials

    These Autumn days are perfect for picnics, soaking up the warm sun with friends and enjoying being outdoors. Lucky for you, everything you need for the perfect picnic experience can be found on Yuppiechef! They really have an awesome selection of things to make your picnic sophisticated and easy! And absolutely no excuse for packing ugly plastic plates, cups and cutlery! Here are some things that caught my eye: Stemless wine glasses for the win; gorgeous picnic blankets from Indigi Designs (find more on their website); wine holder bag; stunning plastic crockery, cutlery & essentials, and don’t forget your eco-friendly straws! Grab a bottle of bubbly and some delicious snacks…