jamie oliver

Food

Remembering Jamie’s Italian for What it Was: Just Fine

Twenty Jamie’s Italian branches are to close as the celebrity chef’s restaurant group goes into administration. Rest in power.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
5.22.19
CHEFS

The Oral History of Jamie Oliver's 'The Naked Chef'

“After the filming, we’d have the best parties. We all tried to slide down the banister when we were drunk.”
Sophie Wilkinson
4.17.19
Munchies

From '30-Minute Meals' to the Instant Pot: Why Modern Cooking Is Obsessed with Time

Whether a recipe takes 15 minutes, 30 minutes, or six hours, time in our hyperactive society is never unpolitical.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
10.25.18
tv party

TV Party: 'Jamie Cooks Italy' on Channel 4

In which the TV chef is outshone by Italian home cooks.
Lauren O'Neill
10.5.18
jamie oliver

Jamie Oliver Released a ‘Jerk Rice’ Product and People Are Not Happy

Levi Roots and MP Dawn Butler have called out the dish for being offensive.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
8.20.18
Television

Which Food Show to Watch, According to Your Mood

'Masterchef' is for smugness; 'Dinner Date' is for total hysteria. It's simple.
Lauren O'Neill
6.19.18
school dinners

Sorry Jamie, the People Want Their Turkey Twizzlers Back

A Change.org petition to reintroduce the nutritionally questionable turkey spirals has received over 11,000 signatures.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
5.29.18
Health

Jamie Oliver’s Campaign Against Childhood Obesity Has Classist Undertones

The Jamie’s Italian kids’ burger meal contains more fat, salt, and sugar than its Burger King counterpart, so what's the real issue with fast food?
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
5.1.18
Brexit

Jamie Oliver’s Restaurant Empire Is Beginning to Crumble

Jamie's Italian is in serious debt and battling closures across the country.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2.15.18
Restaurants

How Girl Power and Egg Tagliarini Changed British Dining

The culinary partnership between Ruth Rogers and Rose Gray is responsible for iconic British Italian restaurant The River Café, which celebrates 30 years this autumn.
Thomas Hobbs
9.26.17
Festivals 2017

I Tried to Land Myself a Job at Tory Glastonbury

Dressed like a stock image for ‘corporate enterprise man’, I went to The Big Feastival on Alex James' cheese farm to see if it was possible to trick my way into the middle class.
Oobah Butler
8.31.17
cooking

Brits Don't Know How to Cook These Basic Recipes

A new survey from the Jamie Oliver Food foundation reveals that many struggle to make spaghetti, curry, and other simple home-cooked dishes.
Daisy Meager
6.2.17
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