Monday, 29 November 2010

Vegan MoFo Day 29 - Redwood Foods.

I'll be posting all of my delicious Parisienne eats tomorrow (the last day of MoFo!) because there's been a serious lack of WiFi in Paris but for now here's one I prepared earlier...

I love Redwood Foods, they brought us Cheezly, Vegi bacon, delicious sausages & loads of deli slices and now they're coming out with loads of new products.

Their new Southern Style range consists of burgers & chicken style pieces & Nick & I gave them both a go.


We enjoyed the chicken pieces the most, probably because we eat burgers fairly often so these were more of a novelty. We served them with corn on the cob, mashed potatoes, green beans & gravy - southern style....I think!

I spotted this selection of new Christmassy party foods in the North Street Holland & Barrett the other day. First a Cheezly style selection box with a 3 types of cheese, Pepperjack, Smoked & Blue.


This huge box of 'Party Bites' with a selection of pork style, hot dog style & chorizo style sausages.


I also found these three new 'Party Bites' products, Mini Cranberry Falafel's, Breaded Pepperjack Style Cheezly Bites & Kofta Style Bites.


Everything looked really exciting & I picked up a packet of the Breaded Pepperjack Style Cheezly Bites to try. As they're meant to be a party bite I decided to enjoy them party style, served on a fancy plate with some Sheese & pineapple on sticks!


This made an awesome lunch but (& I shoulda guessed this by the name) the party bites are too pepper filled for me & I could only manage one before my mouth was on fire but Nick was on hand & happy to finish the other 6 (odd number for a pack 7!)

I'll definitely buy these again for when we have guests though because the cheese got all nice & melty & they held together pretty well during frying. I would love them to make these with the blue or smoked cheese though, I'd happily munch on a whole box then.

I'm looking forward to trying the mini cranberry falafel's & I'm definitely going to be giving that Cheezly Style selection box a whirl sometime soon.

12 comments:

  1. The Southern Fried "chicken" looks really good. It all does.
    Your meal was very southern, I think all that was missing were the "buttermilk" biscuits and a slice of pie for dessert.

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  2. Oooh want the party bites and cheeze selection! Mr treehugger will hopefully bring me some back after Crimbo.

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  3. Wow! Look at all the neat party food!
    I hope I'll be able to order these online, or maybe if I asked at my Holland & Barratt they would get them in for me. Will have to find out!

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  4. southern chicken!? so yum. i wish i could find this brand at my local grocer1

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  5. I am so on that party box! I had no idea cheezly had these flavours?!

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  6. The US flag on the Southern Fried chicken style pieces is one of the funniest things I've seen lately. I'd totally buy it if I found that.

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  7. How fun! I wish we could get the whole range of products here in Australia. They would be great to try out.

    I look forward to hearing about the rest. And about Paris.

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  8. I got so excited when I saw the cheezly bites and little sausages! Think gonna treat us to them tomorrow so glad to hear they're good (I love pepper).

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  9. Excited about trying the new stuff!
    Especially chicken style pieces!
    Yum!

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  10. Ahh, the selection pack looks great - blue cheese! I normaly can't find redwood foods products here, but it all looks good. Lucky you! :)

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  11. I kinda hope they do the 3 Cheese and 3 Sausage this year. The Pepperjack was HOT but nice and the Chorizo's were memorable.

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