Ruby Lott-Lavigna

Staff Writer

Books

‘The Way We Eat Now’ Untangles the Confusing World of Modern Eating

Bee Wilson's new book is a rigorous look at the global and economic forces that shape how we feed ourselves.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2 days ago
Save Yourselves

69 Percent of Brits Don’t Know Food Waste Contributes to Climate Change, Survey Finds

(Not) nice.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
3 days ago
Food insecurity

Speaking to the Families at the Centre of Britain's Hunger Crisis

“I can't adequately describe how soul-destroying it just to fall and fall and know that there is no chance that you're going to get out of it.”
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
3.14.19
Street Food

We Tried the £6 Singaporean Ramen That Almost Won a Michelin Star

Silky char siu pork, crispy wontons, and umami noodles. Singapore's Noodle Story serves high-tier street food.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
3.11.19
Save Yourselves

Climate Change to Blame for 57 Percent Drop in Italy's Olive Harvest, Says Scientist

The environmental crisis is coming for your olive oil.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
3.5.19
pancake day

These Soufflé Pancakes Are Clouds of Jiggly Joy

Fuwa Fuwa is the first cafe in London to sell the famously floofy Japanese dessert.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
3.5.19
food waste

Please Don’t Flush Yorkshire Puddings Down the Toilet, Pleads Water Company

It’s really not that difficult, guys.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2.25.19
Amsterdam

Where to Drink in Amsterdam, According to the World’s Best Bartender

Ryan Chetiyawardana, otherwise known as Mr Lyan, has won 'International Bartender of the Year' two years in a row. I got him to show me around the Dutch capital.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2.22.19
Valentine's Day

For Valentine's Day, We Asked Chefs Which Hot Sauces Get Them HOT

“My favourite hot sauce is one that’s homemade in the Seychelles by my mother-in-law, but it’s not for the faint-hearted as it literally burns your arsehole open.”
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2.14.19
Valentine's Day

I Went on a Deliberately Bad Date to Escape the Pressures of Valentine's Day

Table for three at Pizza Express with my boyfriend and my dad!
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2.14.19
London

Stop Naming Your Soulless Luxury Flats After Food

We don't need another "Old Smokehouse" or "Distillery Tower" displacing London's actual food culture.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2.12.19
veganism

Animal Rights Group Offers Pope $1 Million to Go Vegan for Lent

Holy cheesus.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
2.6.19
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