Month: March 2016

We are getting surplus food from M+S

We have started collecting surplus food from Kilburn Marks and Spencers

They are trying to have no surplus so some weeks we may not have any food but if they do have something they will give it to The Kitchen once a week. This was our first week and we got lots of  bread and fruit!

So we had a beautiful bread basket for film night

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We made fruit salad as well

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For Thursday lunch with DALO we made delicious apple bread and butter  pudding  made with walnut and date bread.

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You can see in the photo below the apples whole, then sliced and then in the pudding!

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It was to die for and went very quickly!

With the remaining apples we made apple sauce which we will freeze and use in cakes later.
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March Film Nights + Some Fantastic News!

This Wednesday 9 March is film night

6pm Food on a budget

7pm Free Film

Film is Everyday (2012) 15

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This film charts the relationship between a man imprisoned for drug smuggling and his wife and is being shot over the course of five years, a few weeks at a time.

Director: Michael Winterbottom

This month’s theme is prison.

On 23 March we will have our second film  night with our friend

Dee O’Neill showing short films she has made with offenders and ex-offenders. She will be at the film night!

Also we have exciting news!

Our Dee is a finalist in the BBC Food and Farming Awards up for

Cook of the Year!

You can read more about it here

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/profiles/9bbk13KDY9SM0yP7PgB7cn/bbc-cook-of-the-year

Very exciting!

See you Wednesday!