Joe Wicks Quick & Even Cookware

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Following on from our previous Joe Wicks blog. Clare and Matt, our volunteers following the 90 day plan, test out the Joe Wicks Quick & Even Stainless Steel Cookware and discuss their progress. Clare’s Progress Nearing the end of Cycle 1, I have noticed a huge difference. Not only my body and how my clothes […]

The Joe Wicks Collection

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Joe Wicks aka The Body Coach has risen to fame over the last few years on a variety of social platforms with his quick and quirky recipes, workouts and lifestyle changes. His diet plan has grown in popularity and is now a leader in the health and fitness sector. Along with social media, Joe has […]

Quick Recipe Collection – baking in the 21st Century

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Ever wanted more from your cookware? Well now you can with the innovative new Quick Recipe Collection from BIA. Not only is it extremely stylish with its embossed, herringbone pattern, it is also intelligent. Each piece in the range comes with its own QR code on the base. A quick scan with your phone or […]

Stellar Rocktanium – non-stick that’ll rock your world

We’ve all owned a ‘non-stick’ pan that does the exact opposite of what it’s supposed to do. Everything you put in the pan sticks and ultimately burns. Or even worse – bits of the non-stick surface peel off and stick to the food you are cooking. Not nice and potentially harmful if ingested. But it […]

Will you be taking part in Stir-Up Sunday?

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Will you be taking part in Stir-Up Sunday this weekend? It’s a tradition that stretches back to Victorian times. Entire families would congregate in the kitchen to mix up a Christmas pudding ahead of the big day. Stir-Up Sunday takes place on the Sunday before Advent. This year it will take place on Sunday 26th November. Origins […]

The Mousetrap Theatre – La Fosse

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Harts of Stur are proud to be sponsoring the Mousetrap theatre at the Sturminster Newton Cheese Festival for the third year running. We have a great line up of demonstrations including great chefs featuring delicious recipes, baking fun for the kids and professional masterclasses in wine-making, butchery and curing to name but a few. In the build […]

Chinese New Year – The Tradition

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Chinese New Year is one of China’s most celebrated dates throughout the year. This old Chinese tradition revolves around the Luna calendar and varies on date from year to year as it is shorter than a traditional solar calendar year. The true reason behind this origin is not known for certain although there are many […]

Kitchen Electricals Buying Guide – Cooking

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Cooking at home is a necessary daily task that sometimes requires help in the form of a kitchen electrical somewhere along the line. These products have been designed to make life in the kitchen easier, saving you valuable time and in some cases money. Bread Maker Bread makers allow you to make lovely fresh bread […]

Kitchen Accessories & Gadgets Buying Guide

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Kitchen accessories and gadgets are an essential part of daily routines in our kitchens and homes often without us even realising. Everyday tasks would be very tricky without them and even though some of these gadgets and tools can be very simple or small they make a big difference. The guide below is an indicator […]

How to Season Cookware and Bakeware

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We frequently get asked about the importance of seasoning and how to season cookware and bakeware in the kitchen, including ‘How often do I season my pans’ and ‘How do I season my pans’. Seasoning your cast iron or hard anodised cookware and bakeware before first use is an important part of your cooking ritual. […]