Creating Hot Compost – A Temperature Guide

Creating Hot Compost – A Temperature Guide

A hot topic today is waste, food waste specifically. Did you know that approximately one third of the food produced in the world for human consumption every year — roughly 1.3 billion tonnes — gets lost or wasted. Fruits and vegetables, plus roots and tubers…

The Cooking Battle of Time vs Temperature

The Cooking Battle of Time vs Temperature

Here at ETI we’re keen believers that cooking with temperature as your guide instead of time is a much more accurate way of cooking, but of course that’s no surprise as thermometer manufacturers. However the majority of people do cook their food according to the…

What is Salmonella and How Can We Prevent It?

What is Salmonella and How Can We Prevent It?

Salmonella is a bacteria that lives inside the gut of many farm animals and can affect meat, eggs, poultry and milk. Other foods such as vegetables, shellfish and fruit can also become contaminated if they come into contact with manure in the soil or sewage…

ETI UK & Overseas Exhibitions Listings for 2018

ETI UK & Overseas Exhibitions Listings for 2018

ETI will be exhibiting at the following exhibitions in 2018. If you are attending pop along to see us and get the latest info on our new products! Exhibition Stand 2018 Dates Location Website HCA (WOS) TBC 23/02 Westerwood Hotel, Glasgow Hotelympia 3330 05/03 –…

The Quick & Easy Way to Reduce Food Waste with ETI

The Quick & Easy Way to Reduce Food Waste with ETI

Did you know that each household in the UK throws away approximately £470 worth of food a year? That amounts to 7 million tonnes of food and drink that is wasted, the majority of which could have been safely consumed. The majority of food thrown…

How ETI Instruments Can Help With Your HACCP Plan

How ETI Instruments Can Help With Your HACCP Plan

Creating a HACCP plan is a crucial part of running any business involving food, whether you’re a restaurant, catering company, nursing home, hospital or factory. HACCP stands for: Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point. It is a system that helps food business operators assess how they…

Pork Loin Rolls with Fennel slaw and Grilled Apple Sauce – by Bunch of Swines British BBQ team

Pork Loin Rolls with Fennel slaw and Grilled Apple Sauce – by Bunch of Swines British BBQ team

Pork loin is a hugely underrated cut of pork which I think is where a lot of people think this cut is dry and tough, but this is only where it’s a lean cut of pork but if cooked properly is juicy and tender and…

Why Use a Thermapen Thermometer?

Why Use a Thermapen Thermometer?

There are a number of reasons why the use of a Thermometer during cooking is not only a good idea but good, sensible practice. Cooking to a temperature that kills harmful bacteria is fairly obvious. There are thousands of food poisoning cases each year, involving…

Traceable Temperatures

Traceable Temperatures

A thermometer without traceable calibration to National Standards is like a Clock without the Pips. Does a thermometer being used at John O’Groats agree with one being used at Land’s End? We all buy thermometers without calibration and assume that the manufacturer has been conscientious…

Are Rare Burgers Safe To Eat?

Are Rare Burgers Safe To Eat?

  For many years Rare Burgers have been the subject of much debate.  Is colour a good indicator?  What contamination risks are there?  Are rare burgers safe to eat? The main cause of controversy is the fact that burgers are minced and during burger manufacture…