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Broccoli Pesto Pasta – Simple Recipe

Many people have been asking me to share recipes of what we eat in the Canny Food house. This Broccoli Pesto is so simple and one I resort to when there’s a hungry teenager demanding food. It can be made with regular…
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Hadrian’s Tipi Arrives in Newcastle – Photos*

Canny Food were invited along to enjoy the hospitality of Hadrian’s Tipi, a Roman inspired pop-up outside Central Station which will act as a warming bar and eatery for visitors over the Christmas period.Hadrian’s Tipi is billed as a unique winter retreat…
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Chicken Katsu Curry – Vegan Style!

Quorn’s updated range, which includes a vegan breaded fillet, has been great news for those of us who struggle to juggle kids and everything else at home. With minimal cooking skills required (you just pop them in the oven), you…
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Cauliflower Caponata – Riverford Vegbox Recipe*

I’d heard about veg and recipe boxes, but it was a concept I didn’t really get historically. I really don’t mind physically going to the supermarket and picking out my own ingredients. That said, I believe the men of the house are…
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Le Petit Chateau, Otterburn

I have visited some beautiful hotels in my time, but none (thus far!) have had the impact an overnight stay had on me during the Bank Holiday weekend. Located in the small village of Otterburn in Northumberland, the former Percy Arms…
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Brazilian Feijoada, Vegan Style

Mr. Canny’s all-time favourite Brazilian food is Feijoada. This was in his pre-vegan days and contains lots of meat! In Brazil the recipe varies from state to state – even family to family – using different cuts of meat. I…
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Vegan and Gluten Free Banana Bread Recipe

My son’s school occasionally has bake sales and, with allergies in children quite common now, I have a list of ingredients to avoid using. This one bowl recipe is very simple to make, and the nuts can be left out…
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Summer Food Markets

We have some great events to look forward to over the summer months in the North East, if you like food like we do! Here is a round up of some we’d recommend you visit. With a host of local…
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