Updates

Abuela Clara Maria - Recipe and Story Live on our Website

Thursday, 26 July 2018

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Quick one!

We'd love to keep you up to date with the various grandmothers we're cooking with - so we're adding excerpts of our book to our (award-winning!) website.

Last month we had the pleasure of cooking with Clara Maria, the gran-dame of Spanish gastronomy (friends with both Elizabeth David and Julia Childs), who welcomed us into her home and kitchen.

Here she is. We hope you enjoy…

Sharing is Caring - only 600 more to go.

Monday, 2 July 2018

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Hi all!

We would really like to engage you in a mini mission for us!

We need just 600 more people to each buy a book to hit our target. We were hoping that you might help us on our granny mission, and personally email X 5 people each - informing them of what we're doing and pasting the link to our crowdfunding page in the email.

We're finding our pledges are coming through direct emails…

Award Winning Writers!

Saturday, 23 June 2018

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Hello granny supporters,

We're just about coming down off our win this week - we have just been announced as winners of the Guild of Food Writers Award for Best Blog, joining big names in the foodie world like Meera Sodha, Anna Jones and Dan Saladino to win this year.

Comments from the judges:

"A fantastically original idea, beautifully illustrated by pictures of people and food from all…

Keep in touch with us?

Thursday, 24 May 2018

Hi lovely Grand Dishes supporters! We'd love to keep in touch with you and in light of the new GDPR rules and regulations on email send-outs, we're asking that you please sign up to hear more on our granny antics.

We are starting a monthly mail-out with recipes, news and anecdotes from the grandmothers we cook with. We'd love to be able to keep in touch and send you these updates.

Please do …

GRAND DISHES HAS BEEN SHORTLISTED FOR A GUILD OF FOOD WRITERS AWARD

Monday, 21 May 2018

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What are they so happy about?

Grand Dishes has been shortlisted for an award in the prestigious Guild of Food Writers Awards 2018, to be announced on June 18 at Opera Holland Park in London.

We've been shortlisted alongside huge foodie names we've long-admired like Meera Sodha, Felicity Cloake, Diana Henry, Nuno Mendes and Anna Jones - a huge achievement in itself!

Obviously, we have…

THE GREAT GRAND DISHES EXHIBITION

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

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Hello Grand Dishes supporters! 

We're thrilled to announce that tomorrow is the launch date of the Grand Dishes exhibition as part of Leeds Indie Food Festival. If you're in and around Yorkshire in the next month, we hope you can come along and see our handy work.

Running 10 May - 10 June 2018

The Gallery at Munro House

Grand Dishes has this month teamed up with Leeds Indie Food…

Grand Dishes Website LIVE

Friday, 30 March 2018

Grand Dishes supporters!

Hello!

We have launched our website so that you can now see beautiful photography of our grandmothers and their stories as we continue to make Grand Dishes.

This summer we're excited to be cooking with two grandmothers in Spain (one of which is a TV chef out there!) another in Croatia, a Georgian grandmother and an Eritrean granny. We really want to be able to share…

Grand Dishes International Women's Day Dinner

Monday, 19 February 2018

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Grand Dishes supporters! We would love to invite you to a great, grand feast...

We have been busy cooking up an event for International Women's Day on 8 March, celebrating the power of women and storytelling through food. Teaming up with Feisty Feast, we'll be gathering wonderful women around an elegant banquet table for a night of storytelling, live poetry, life drawing and of course, a Grand…

Grand Dishes on Nowness

Tuesday, 7 November 2017

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Hey all,

It's true, we have been a little off the radar recently, but for good reason. We've been busy pulling together a short film for Grand Dishes for the leading video screening platform, Nowness.

This summer, we set out to shoot Yiayia - my Greek grandmother and the inspiration behind Grand Dishes - going about her daily routine. So much of her day is focused on food, from setting off for…

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