Wow, so I definitely thought I was going to be able to blog every couple of days here, harddd nooo. haha I’ve been here a month now and have finally found the time to put together a first post. 1,049 more words
Horsemeat’s back in the news – but this time it’s for the right reasons.
Psychic Burger, a restaurant in Dalston, is serving it up in burgers from today. 18 more words
British authorities were aware that tonnes of condemned horsemeat was being imported for use by suspected fraudsters as long ago as 1998 but failed to investigate the criminal networks involved fully for lack of resources, the Guardian has learned. 369 more words
The horsemeat scandal, which hit the EU at the beginning of 2013, put the European food sector under the spotlight.
Tests carried out in the wake of the crisis revealed that public health was not at risk and that this was a case of food fraud rather than food safety. 130 more words