The Food Database

For information on every food and food ingredient you've ever heard of, and many you haven't, the food database is your complete food reference guide.

 

 

Meat
Everything you need to know about beef, lamb, pork, bacon, ham, veal, sausages and offal ...
Poultry
An in-depth guide to poultry, including chicken, duck, goose, ostrich and turkey ...
Game
A look at the many species of feathered and furred game, including grouse, pheasant, partridge, venison and hare ...
Fish, Shellfish & Other Seafood
A guide to fresh and saltwater fish, shellfish and other seafood such as frogs legs, squid and laver ...
Dairy Produce
A guide to butter, cheese, cream, milk and eggs ...
Fruits & Nuts
Find out everything you need to know about nuts, citrus fruits, soft fruits, pome fruits, stone fruits, tropical fruits, vine fruits and preserved fruits in this handy in-depth guide ...
Vegetables
A guide to the wide range of edible mushrooms and vegetables, including fruiting varieties and those that are grown for their buds, stems, bulbs, roots or leaves ...
Pasta & Noodles
 
Pulses & Soya
A guide to dried peas, beans and lentils, including chickpeas, borlotti beans, navy beans, soy beans, dhal and split peas ...
Grains & Rice
A guide to cereal crops such as barley, buckwheat, maize, millet, oats, quinoa, rice, rye, sago, sorghum, spelt, tapioca and wheat ...
Breads
A in-depth guide to bread, including information about the range of bread shapes and types of bread found in France, Britain, Italy, Germany, Scandinavia, India and around the world ...
Herbs, Spices, Seasonings & Flavourings
Find out everything you ever needed to know about herbs, spices, seasonings, sauces, flavouring, colourings, sweeteners and alcohol ...
Fats & Oils
An in-depth guide to fats and oils, including butter, ghee, lard, margarine, olive oil, sunflower oil and flavoured oil ...
Thickening & Raising Agents
A look at agents such as cornflour and arrowroot used to thicken sauces, gravies and stews and leavening agents used to make cakes and breads rise...
Coffee, Tea & Infusions
Your complete guide to coffee, tea and herbal infusions ...