Our Menu of the Month for October
Each month on our What's New page you will find our Menu of the Month - a three-course, seasonal menu - chosen by Lindsey. Find out the latest product to look out for when you are shopping with Rose's Shop Watch, and catch up on the news from our charity, Zapallal: Sharing the Struggle.
Don’t you wish that someone would let you know where to find some of the best products that are around at the moment? Not only ingredients but other great products in our stores, the prettiest flowers for your dinner table; kitchen utensils that are indispensable; cookware that is chosen for its performance; packaging that is unique.
My column is a very personal look at what I think are the best things around and may be very eccentric. But it is my little black book of things I would recommend to friends. My Shop Watch, Rose Lloyd.
What ? Taggiasca olives
Why ? Best store cupboard olives
Although I buy olives in tubs from the olive counters of supermarkets and delis when I know I have friends coming round, I always like to keep a jar of olives handy for emergencies and for cooking dishes like spaghetti alla puttanesca, or for throwing into a salade Nicoise. I am not keen on many of the cans of olives in brine because I find them tasteless, so I had been searching for a jarred product that would live up to a fresh olive. But then an Italian friend told me of...