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Kier Dorran Kemp
Are condiments bad for you?

Are condiments bad for you?

Condiments get a bad rep. You often hear about how much sugar tomato ketchup has or how mayonnaise is just fat. Whilst those things are true, asking if condiments are bad is like asking if drinks are bad for you. Sure, some of them will be full of sugar and additives but some are super-healthy and full of vitamins.   It’s rare that we question if drinks as a whole are a bad idea, so condiments should be no different.  The real question is WHICH condiments are bad for you and can you have great flavour without all the bad stuff?   We’re not going to lie, salt and sugar...

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Kier Dorran Kemp
Time to introduce ourselves – Who is behind Condimaniac?

Time to introduce ourselves – Who is behind Condimaniac?

We were having a chat this morning about feeling bad for sending lots of emails. We don’t send as many as some brands (you know the ones) but still, we value your time and want every communication we send out to be valuable. Then something dawned on us...  Many of you don’t know who ‘WE’ are... and getting emails from strangers is the worst.  So, naturally the answer to this problem is to write a blog and send ANOTHER email 😂  and here it is.    WE are Kier and Jen. The founders of Condimaniac Limited. It’s Kier writing this.    Some facts about us &...

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Kier Dorran Kemp
What is pizza seasoning and how do I use it?

What is pizza seasoning and how do I use it?

Let’s not mess around, pizza is the best food on earth. Everything should taste like pizza.  Well now it can.    What is pizza seasoning?  Pizza seasoning is a special seasoning blend that brings all the classic flavours of pizza to other dishes as well as enhancing your home-made ones. It brings together classic Italian ingredients, as well as ones that can give inferior ‘non-pizza’ dishes that Pizza-like flavour. Think of it like Kerala Salt & Pepper Seasoning, which brings the taste of a takeaway Chinese to your home kitchen. This is the same but for pizza.    This is what ours has in it:  Tomato...

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The best fast-food dips and sauces in the UK - ranked

The best fast-food dips and sauces in the UK - ranked

The best part of any takeaway experience will always be the dips. Pizza is just a delicious vehicle for scooping up loads of sauce and kebabs are like little boats designed for storing chilli and garlic.  But which fast food chains have really nailed their selection? And out of those selections which reigns supreme?   This is our list of the best sauces and dips brought to us by the illustrious fast-food establishments of the UK. The only rules are that it has to be their own recipe (not another brand that’s been re-packaged) and available to buy regularly through-out the year.    #6. Papa...

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