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Swiss Vegetable Bouillon Powder is so useful!

Advantages: Reasonably priced and extremely useful
Disadvantages: Can be very salty if you use too much

I think this stuff is so useful. Great for a hot drink and for making stock! You can even chuck a spoonful of it in with noodles or spaghetti (if you're a student, like me, and don't have any means of making a decent pasta sauce). It's great value for mon ...

derbygirl91 15.04.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Marigold Health Foods Swiss Vegetable Bouillon Powder

The great Agave debate....

Advantages: Low GI, organic, contains trace elements, easy to use.
Disadvantages: High fructose content, must be used sparingly.

Alternative sweeteners have gained in popularity since the 90's, when reports around the unhealthiness of processed white sugar and corn syrups promoted many people to seek alternatives. One of these alternatives is Agave. Agave nectar/syrup also gained ...

spiritwood 21.08.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Biona Organic Agave Syrup

Rub a rub rub

Advantages: Beefy and tasty
Disadvantages: none

OXO is part of the premier Food Empire that includes Cadbury's drinks and Kraft. The acquisition was made in 2006. Previous to this OXO was owned by Van den Bergh Foods Ltd until 2001(part of Unilever) and was subsequently sold to Campbell Soup Company be ...

donf18 25.03.2009 · Read full review
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Review of OXO Stock Cubes Beef

Oxo gives meal Man appeal!

Advantages: Beef flavoured stock cube.
Disadvantages: Salt content is high.

I've been watching Rosemary Shragers school for cooks and the contestants have to make their own stock, as I did years ago at catering college. Brown the bones, add prepared vegetables, water, seasonings and cook for hours, strain and you hopefully have ...

jo145 18.12.2008 · Read full review
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Review of OXO Stock Cubes Beef

mmmm oxo.

Advantages: Nice to make a stock.
Disadvantages: None,

Oxo cubes have been around for as long as I can remember and I always remember Linda Bellingham doing the advertisement on the television for many years playing a mother role with her family and seeing all the children grow up over the years. These cubes ...

pinky50 12.04.2011 · Read full review
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Review of OXO Stock Cubes Beef