Halloween

Halloween

According to research, half the UK population will spend money celebrating Halloween today.

That amounts to £419 million. Crazy or what?

It has now become one of the biggest festivals of the UK calendar, eclipsing Bonfire Night which given its history is astonishing

Not surprisingly, the food industry has also cottoned on that All Hallows Eve is now a big money spinner.

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John Connell
Development & Innovations Chef of SK Foods. Your food. Our Passion.
Halloween 2017

Halloween 2017

Halloween 2017 is approaching and we were not surprised to discover this week that the average consumer in the UK will spend £23 on Halloween-related sweets, food, decorations and costumes.

You only have to look in any supermarket to see how popular ‘All Hallows Eve’ has become in the UK in recent years.

It has always been a big thing for our American friends across the Pond and it’s a little surprising that it took us so long to catch up.

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Development & Innovation Chef of SK Foods. Your food. Our Passion.
Halloween

Halloween

It’s Halloween but rather than talking about the food people eat on Halloween (there’s only so many recipes using pumpkins!) I am going to share a recent ‘spooky’ food experience I had recently.

My wife and I were on holiday in Malaysia when we had decided to have ‘dining in the dark’ meal.

We had heard about this restaurant before we travelled but it still didn’t prepare us for what was to come.

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Development & Innovation Chef of SK Foods. Your food. Our Passion.
Halloween food

Halloween

Halloween is a great time to get crafty but your creativity doesn’t need to stop at the decorations and costumes. You can get really imaginative with the party food too!

Kids just love being presented with bugs, blood and guts and other gruesome looking food at the table and you’ll be amazed at what most of them will try when it’s dressed up as something ghastly. And the great thing is, unless you really want to, you don’t have to work too hard to create a fabulous Halloween spread!

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Executive New Product Development Chef of SK Foods. Your food. Our Passion.