Recipes


March 11, 2016

Try something new this weekend… from SHOPS!

With the weekend fast approaching and thoughts of relaxation starting to kick in. It’s time to kick back, chillax, and be inspired by amazing food and drink products from independent merchants throughout the UK available at SHOPS. If you take a peek inside the SHOPS marketplace you’ll find some delightful hampers, quality meats and lovely beauty products, that are suitable for any event! To kick off your weekend browsing, we’ve handpicked some of the most delicious and inspirational confectionary items for you to try. First check out this scrumptious Caramel & Sea […]
March 8, 2016

Take Time to Unwind: Products and Lifestyle Tips to Help Parents Unwind

Waking up in the morning sometimes can be a headache, the thought of all the things you have to do that day, even if you are woken up with singing birds you still need a large push… I think you all know what I mean… Do you remember those days when you thought ‘wouldn’t it be nice to just have a massage and then just like magic you would book a treatment at your local spa. Well, when you become a parent it’s harder to plan those days, even if you […]
March 1, 2016

Save Hundreds On Your Groceries By Shopping Around

Food shopping is something we all have to do, but have you ever wondered how some people manage to keep their grocery haul cheap? One secret could be shopping around. You don’t need to be supermarket or brand loyal to get the most out of your food. The Money Advice Service teamed up with mySupermarket to show you how spreading your shop among different supermarkets could make a real difference to how much money you’re spending on food every month. Using mySupermarket, you can save 30% from your food bill by […]
February 15, 2016

10 Superfood Alternatives

It seems every week there is a new ingredient competing for the title of ‘superfood’, but did you know that there’s actually no legal definition for what a superfood is? Instead of spending your hard-earned cash on expensive, and sometimes hard to find ingredients, price comparison website Gocompare.com has put together a list comparing 10 of the most popular superfoods, against ‘regular’ foods which you could swap to instead. Surprisingly, some of the alternatives are even better for your health, and your bank account. Using mySupermarket to compare prices, we […]
February 4, 2016

UK Money Bloggers to Watch in 2016

If you’re dedicated to being better with your money saving skills this year, then it’s worth taking a look at some of these top money bloggers. From tips for getting yourself out of debt, to help finding the latest deals, these finance fanatics are sharing their experiences and expertise every day. But with hundred to choose from how do you pick the ones to follow? Well, each year UK Money Bloggers run the SHOMO awards (short for Show Me The Money Bloggers), and the winners are a great starting point. So […]
January 26, 2016

Venison – The New Meat on The High Street

Brits are enjoying venison in record numbers, and for good reason – it is lean, tasty, and healthy! As more and more of us shift to a low-fat high-protein diet, venison is an ideal meat for both health conscious and carnivorous individuals alike! We spoke to two of our merchants who are solely dedicated to providing this trendy cut of on SHOPS by mySupermarket. They answered our questions about this tasty meat and collected their best tips and recipes for you. Our friends at Seriously Good Venison shared that this is a lean meat […]
January 21, 2016

Maximise Your Saving – Our Best Tips

Top tips for shoppers to maximise their grocery saving. Prepare a list Fail to plan and you plan to fail. Taking the time to organise your food shop before you get to the store protects you from unnecessary spending. Armed with a list you won’t be tempted or confused by offers you don’t need. Whether you’re a fan of pen and paper or you want to try the mySupermarket app, your shopping list is your number one ally in cutting costs and saving money.   Plan your Meals     So […]
December 28, 2015

New Year’s Eve Champagne Cocktail by 31Dover.com

Cocktail season is nigh. There is something iconic about bubbles at midnight, so treat your guests to this decadent Champagne cocktail and give them a New Year’s Eve they’ll definitely never forget! 31Dover.com is your online off license where you’ll find all your favourite tipples and a few you may not have come across before! Competitively priced  and ready to deliver direct to your door, you can find 31Dover.com on SHOPS here.    Ingredients: 1 cube brown sugar 3 dashes aromatic bitters 1 measure Cognac Champagne Lemon zest twist to garnish Method: Rub […]
December 22, 2015

Irish Coffee by 31 Dover

With the big day later this week, many of us are feeling Christmassy. We’re also likely to be feeling frazzled as well as festive. Take time to unwind and capture the excitement of the night before Christmas with this adult bed time favourite. Best served by a roaring fire with a chill in the air outside – but pretty good without. too! Irish Coffee is always a winner!   31Dover.com are your online off licence delivering your favourite spirits direct to your door. You can find them on SHOPS here. […]
December 17, 2015

Festive Cashew Nut Roast by JustIngredients

Don’t get us wrong, nothing says festive like turkey, but why miss the chance to try something excitingly different this Christmas? After all, it only comes round once a year! JustIngredients on SHOPS are your personal spice merchants, sourcing household and exotic ingredients from all over the world. Try their delicious Cashew Nut Roast this season, it’s a dinner table centrepiece in it’s own right and you may find the whole family goes cold on turkey this year! Ingredients: 15g Butter 1 Tsp Olive Oil 1 Large White Onion 300g Cashew […]