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  • Rosh Hashanah roll at Ko Sushi

    Kosher sushi welcomes in the new year

    Jewish fans of sushi now have a new takeaway outlet in London that not only aims to fill their sushi craves but is also innovating by offering some unique choices.

    Ko Sushi, which is situated within the Kosher Kingdom Supermarket in Golders Green, north west London has opened just in time for Rosh Hashanah.

    It’s range includes traditional delights such as tuna and salmon as well yellowtail and even mock crab that is used to make totally kosher california rolls.

  • Robert Earl

    Making a Buca in the UK

    Famed restaurant entrepreneur Robert Earl, has added his fifth Buca di Beppo Italian eatery in the UK.

    The latest branch of the 87 strong US chain is in Elstree, famous for its intrernational film studio as well as being close to where Earl grew up in north west London.

  • Silverstone Writes Vegan Book

    Silverstone Writes Vegan Book

    Alicia SilverstoneActress Alicia Silverstone has turned her hand to writing – she has penned a book on vegan dieting.

    The Clueless star, who has been a vegan for 10 years and is an animal welfare activist, wrote the tome, entitled The Kind Diet, in a bid to promote healthy, natural eating.

  • Stiller Movie Spawns Drink

    Stiller Movie Spawns Drink

    A fictional energy drink that features in Ben Stiller’s next movie Tropical Thunder is being turned into a real product.

    Booty Sweat pops up throughout the comedy, which is due to be released on 15 August.

    Now Paramount Pictures want to cash in, by producing it and marketing it alongside the movie.

  • Seinfeld Denies Plagiartism Claims

    Seinfeld Denies Plagiartism Claims

    Celebrity chef Jessica Seinfeld has denied claims she stole recipes from fellow cook Missy Chase Lapine to use in her own book.

    Lapine sued Seinfeld and her comedian husband Jerry earlier this year for copyright infringement and defamation.

    Lapine claimed the recipes in Jessica Seinfeld’s best selling cookbook Deceptively Delicious are “brazenly plagiarised” from those in her own book, The Sneaky Chef: Simple Strategies For Hiding Healthy Foods In Kids’ Favourite Meals.

  • World’s Most Expensive Bagel

    World’s Most Expensive Bagel

    Expensive bagelA New York chef has invented a luxury version of one of the city’s staple foods – the $1,000 bagel (£500).

    While many bagel bakeries in London charge no more than 50p for their version, you can now splash out over £500 for the world’s most expensive bagel.

  • Solly’s Hit By Fire

    Solly’s Hit By Fire

    Solly'sPolice are investigating what caused one of London’s largest kosher restaurants to be severely damaged by fire.

    Solly’s in Golders Green, north west London, was hit by a blaze on Monday which lasted into the early evening and saw 30 firefighters tackling the fire.

    Solly’s, which has been a favourite kosher haunt for nearly 20 years, among the public as well as celebrities, suffered damage to its first floor and roof. No one was injured by the blaze which also saw nearby shops close while firefighters were bringing the fire under control.