Have you ever wanted to go on holiday for the sole purpose of eating? I have! For me, food is an integral part of any holiday, just as important, perhaps more so, than my accommodations. Some people plan their itineraries around famous or historical sights, but foodies prefer to research which cities have the best food to enhance our overall travel experience. For serious flavor hunters, going on a holiday is the perfect chance to seek out truly memorable meals.

Europe is home to so many different cultures and cuisines, and has so many incredibly diverse options for dining, that

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Welcome to the Ox In A Box Food Awards 2023 and here is our Best European category, listed in alphabetical order. Support them by voting for your favourite! VOTE HERE https://surveyhero.com/c/q9r3h39m

The awards will be held on April 17 at the North Wall, sponsored by Goldstar Recruitment and Four Seasons Fruiterers and attended by Gary Jones of Le Manoir fame. READ ABOUT IT HERE

El Rincon receiving Best European trophy in the Ox In A Box Food Awards from Ox Gins

There are 10 categories and we will be announcing one every day for the next

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Published March 8, 2023


Europe Food Storage Container Market
European Food Storage Container Market

The Europe food storage container market is expected to reach USD 60,001.82 million by 2028 from USD 44,623.79 million in 2021, growing at a steady CAGR of 4.3% in the forecast period of 2021 to 2028.

Food storage is a technique for safely keeping both cooked and uncooked food so that it may be utilised later. Containers are made from a variety of materials, including plastic, glass, metal, and many more, depending on what the consumer needs. The food’s flavour and

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People buy food at a market in Budapest, Hungary, on Dec. 3, 2022.MARTON MONUS/Reuters

Inflation eased only slightly in the 20 countries that use the euro currency as the pain from higher costs for food and fuel persists and gives the European Central Bank no reason to slow interest rate increases aimed at getting prices back under control.

The consumer price index reached 8.5 per cent in February compared with a year earlier, a drop from 8.6 per cent in January, the European Union’s statistics agency Eurostat said Thursday. The figure was higher than analysts’ expectations of 8.3 per

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The European Commission has pub­lished an analy­sis by var­i­ous com­mis­sion ser­vices on the main dri­vers affect­ing food secu­rity in European Union mem­ber states.

Food secu­rity is defined as when all peo­ple, at all times, have phys­i­cal and eco­nomic access to suf­fi­cient, safe and nutri­tious food that meets their dietary needs and food pref­er­ences for an active and healthy life.”

The analy­sis iden­ti­fied the effects of dif­fer­ent fac­tors on food secu­rity, includ­ing cli­mate change, bio­di­ver­sity loss and the degra­da­tion of the envi­ron­ment, the food sup­ply chain and polit­i­cal and socio-cul­tural fac­tors.

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a hedgehog in fall leaves

In a new study, 300 volunteers collected data on almost 700 European hedgehogs across Denmark for research on their lifespan and inbreeding.
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A 16-year-old hedgehog named Thorvald has been posthumously crowned the world’s oldest scientifically confirmed European hedgehog.

Citizen scientists discovered Thorvald in Denmark during a project that aimed to monitor the imperiled species. Published this month in Animals, the findings reveal insights on hedgehogs’ mortality, life expectancy and inbreeding—and document Thorvald’s record-breaking age.

“I cried tears of joy that I was holding an individual that lived for 16 years. That’s really good news for

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