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Love Canned Food Competition T&Cs 26.06.20

Love Canned Food Competition T&Cs 26.06.20

These Terms and Conditions prevail in the event of any conflict or inconsistency with any other communications, including advertising or promotional materials. Entry/claim instructions are deemed to form part of the Terms and Conditions and by participating all claimants will be deemed to have accepted and be bound by the Terms and Conditions. Please retain a copy for your information. The promotion is open to residents of the United Kingdom (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland) aged 18 years or over. Employees of Princes Ltd or Crown Packaging Distribution UK Ltd, their immediate families, agencies, associates, printers or anyone professionally […]

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  June 26, 2020   No comments
National Vegetarian Week – Canned Veggie Meals and Treats

National Vegetarian Week – Canned Veggie Meals and Treats

Thinking about taking part in National Vegetarian Week, 11th – 17th May? We have some hints and tips that’ll see you through the week. Whether you’re trying one meat-free meal; going veggie for #MeatFreeMonday; or challenging yourself to a whole week of being veggie, we’re here to inspire you with balanced, easy to cook dishes and to suggest simple swaps. Getting Started There are so many options when it comes swapping out meat: from pressed tofu to jackfruit or meat-free alternatives. But the easiest way to start is with the canned beans that are already in your cupboard. You can […]

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  May 11, 2020   No comments
Phil Vickery Answers Your Canned Food Questions

Phil Vickery Answers Your Canned Food Questions

Our Love Canned Food ‘Can’-noisseur, TV chef Phil Vickery answers your top ‘can’-undrums (okay, we will stop with the canned puns Phil Vickery is back! Our ambassador, top chef and all-round ‘can’-noisseur Phil Vickery has shared his top three canned tips with us based on the most common questions he hears from his loyal Instagram followers. Over to you Phil: 1. “What can I do with canned tuna that’s a bit different?” For something a bit different, why not try this delicious Mediterranean Tuna and Vegetable Tart,  made with canned tuna, canned sweetcorn, cherry tomatoes and olives. Canned tuna is a very versatile product. I love it in rice or […]

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  April 30, 2020   No comments
A Day in the Life – Canned Food Recipes for Every Mealtime

A Day in the Life – Canned Food Recipes for Every Mealtime

We’re all spending more time at home at the moment, and mealtimes are definitely the highlight of our days. We’ve got all the inspiration you need to brighten up breakfast, make lunchtime lovely, and dinnertime delicious – with canned food recipes for every meal from dawn ‘til dusk dawn. Breakfast Many of us have a little more time on our hands and can treat ourselves to a lie-in without the daily commute to worry about. So prepare your breakfast the night before with our  Overnight Oats with Fruit recipe. Simply mix oats, milk, canned peach slices and mandarin segments with […]

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  March 31, 2020   No comments
We ‘can’ do it – our top tips for getting the best out of your canned cupboard staples

We ‘can’ do it – our top tips for getting the best out of your canned cupboard staples

With many us spending more time at home and eating out less, here at Love Canned Food we want to put our knowledge to good use and share canned food recipe inspiration and tips on making the most of those store-cupboard essentials. Check out our top tips and some recipe inspiration below. Enjoy – and take care. 1. Batch cook If you are not able to get out to the shops, batch cooking could be a great way to make the most of the ingredients you already have at home. Canned food is perfect for batch cooking as you can […]

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  March 26, 2020   No comments
The Rise of Food Waste and How You Can Reduce Yours

The Rise of Food Waste and How You Can Reduce Yours

The BBC News has reported on a study from Dutch researchers who found common estimates for global food waste are too low, suggesting that everyone in the world is wasting about 500 calories of food a day! The study found food waste goes up with the increase of money in our pockets, possibly reaching more than twice the levels we thought previously. A solution to food waste Buying canned food is an easy solution to this problem. Did you know, canned food is super delicious as it keeps its freshness by being stored in an airtight can? On top of […]

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  February 24, 2020   No comments
Phil Vickery’s Top Canned Food Tips for Winter

Phil Vickery’s Top Canned Food Tips for Winter

With winter in full force and the festive season behind us, I wanted to share some of my recent musings on canned food and showcase some recipes that I think might make mealtimes that bit easier and tastier for you this year. Firstly, canned food can be a great kitchen companion in the colder months and it also allows people to save money after what can be an expensive period. I for one will definitely be cooking up some canned delights in January. To help people incorporate more canned food into their weekly meals, Love Canned Food has been working […]

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  January 9, 2020   No comments
Phil Vickery Announces Partnership with Love Canned Food

Phil Vickery Announces Partnership with Love Canned Food

I am thrilled to announce that I will be partnering with Love Canned Food as its official ambassador for 2019. Love Canned Food is an initiative that has been created to celebrate all aspects of canned food and aims to educate people about its benefits as an affordable, wholesome and versatile part of their daily diet. It’s something I’m passionate about too. Following years working in professional kitchens, I have now switched my focus to helping people create simple, yet delicious and healthy foods. My upcoming cookbook, Save Money Good Diet, is full of recipes and advice on how families can […]

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  June 14, 2019   No comments
World Vegan Month – Canned Food Recipes

World Vegan Month – Canned Food Recipes

This month is World Vegan Month, a celebration of plant-based diets and dishes. For many reasons, veganism has been on the rise and we want to provide you with some delicious choices that are both affordable and simple. Whether you’re a flexitarian, vegetarian or a vegan, we’re sure you’ll enjoy these recipes and love how easy they are to make. Many people think that cooking vegan dishes can be difficult, but we want to show you how, with canned food, it’s simple and easy. The recipes we have included below all take under 30 minutes to make and some take […]

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  November 16, 2018   No comments
10 Reasons to Enjoy Canned Food

10 Reasons to Enjoy Canned Food

By Azmina Govindji RD MBDA, Consultant Nutritionist & Registered Dietitian A store cupboard essential for centuries, canned food has an epic history of providing tasty meals for all the family. Why has this legendary food staple stood the test of time? There are a whole host of reasons to tuck into canned food, but TV dietitian and expert, Azmina Govindji, has picked out her top ten to show just why canned food is just as relevant today as it has ever been. Nutrients locked in If you think canned foods have been stripped of their nutrition, then here’s some good […]

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  October 29, 2018   No comments
Winter Warmers

Winter Warmers

When it’s cold outside, there’s nothing you crave more than a hearty, warming meal to satisfy your taste buds. Now the clocks have gone back and the evenings are getting darker, we long for heart-warming recipes that are delicious, convenient and quick to make. Cooking with canned food provides endless convenience! That’s because canned food is pre-prepared, meaning that there’s no need to chop and peel your vegetables. In addition to being convenient, cooking with canned food also saves you time in the kitchen. Canned food is precooked before being packaged, meaning that it’s ready to cook when you are, […]

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  October 29, 2018   No comments
Quick and Simple Canned Food Recipes

Quick and Simple Canned Food Recipes

With the summer holidays already feeling like a distant memory and the routine back in full swing, we’re here to help you save time in the kitchen, as well as seriously impressing the children. They’ll be telling their friends at school about their super-parents, who can make delicious meals in minutes (well, we hope so!)…

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  May 22, 2018   No comments