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Long time no blog!

August 30th, 2015|0 Comments

It's been a very busy few months but we thought we would share some news that you may have missed. New product our African Tigernut & Cashew Butter was launched earlier this month and has [...]

Rydym yn symud i Gymru!

June 10th, 2014|0 Comments

(We are moving to Wales!)- Afonwen in Flintshire, north Wales to be precise. It is with great optimism but also some sadness that we share this news with you. Many of you will know that [...]

Chop Street London brand review

May 19th, 2014|0 Comments

Chop Street London is a site dedicated to celebrating food from Africa and via African Restaurants and Food Brands In London. We recently sent a selection of our products to the good people at Chop [...]

Who’s For Dinner review

May 17th, 2014|0 Comments

A fantastic review of our range by food blogger Who's For Dinner? (@whosfordinner). Do read. We're still beaming:-)) Bim’s Kitchen Sauces in The Who’s For Dinner Kitchen!

Let’s spice things up around here

April 24th, 2014|0 Comments

Here's a review from a young blogger we supplied some samples to: Let's spice things up around here with Bim's Kitchen Traditional African Sauces We're pleased you enjoyed them Adele - keep eating well!

Mash’s Magic Ingredient

April 8th, 2014|1 Comment

Many thanks to Pina at One Two Culinary Stew for the kind words about our magic mash ingredient! Read Pina's ‘Take It Easy’ Steak and Mash and see our Creamy lemon, garlic & pepper mash recipe.

Hot African Baobab BBQ Sauce review

March 26th, 2014|0 Comments

Read a review of our Hot African Baobab BBQ Sauce here at Chilli Fiends

Online orders and Amazon

March 10th, 2014|0 Comments

We know that despite our best efforts, many people who would like to try our products simply do not have a nearby stockist. That is why, alongside our lovely regular stockists, we have made our [...]

No 1 ketchup at Amazon!

February 25th, 2014|0 Comments

We knew people loved our ketchup but had no idea it was this popular! Someone saw this ranking on Amazon earlier and kindly decided to share it with us. Made with an exotic range of [...]

Welcome to our new website!

February 18th, 2014|1 Comment

We've known our website has been overdue an overhaul for some time and, like the changes we've now made to our packaging, we had this on our list of "pressing priorities". However, even we didn't [...]

James Martin: Home Comforts

February 17th, 2014|1 Comment

Don't miss us on James Martin's new BBC series 'Home Comforts'. We are featured in episode 6 which airs on Monday 24 Feb at 3.45pm. We had a great day filming for the show and [...]

New stockists

February 29th, 2012|0 Comments

Since our last update we have been very pleased to welcome McCartney’s Of Moira, Whitewaters Deli in Wendover, Melanie’s Kitchen in Downend, The Hampstead Butcher & Providore in Hampstead, FairEssentials, Thornton’s Budgens in Crouch End, [...]

We hope you had a great Christmas and are very much looking forward to the rest of 2012

January 8th, 2012|0 Comments

First, we would like to say a very big thank you to all our customers, stockists and fans for supporting Bim’s Kitchen. It has been a great first year and we have been absolutely delighted [...]

Today seemed apt for another update after a hectic few months

December 1st, 2011|0 Comments

Our very latest piece of news is the launch today of our brand new sauce- “Sweet Baobab Hot Sauce” which contains the unique African “super fruit” baobab. The sauce has notes of sweetness, tartness, heat underpinned by [...]

A lot to share since our last news update

August 24th, 2011|0 Comments

Our products continue to gain new fans and customers and stockists. We have been very grateful for the highly positive feedback we continue to get from customers in writing (see our customer feedback page), in [...]

A brief mini-update

July 17th, 2011|0 Comments

We were VERY pleasantly surprised to learn yesterday that two of our sauces won awards at the 2011 Great Taste Awards. Our Hot Tangy BBQ Sauce won a Gold Star (judges’ comments: “A nice well rounded [...]

There are some things we thought we would update you on

June 22nd, 2011|0 Comments

It’s been a while since our last update. That’s mainly been due to our growing number of customers and stockists keeping us extremely busy cooking and no, we’re not complaining- just extremely glad that you [...]

The Market Place at Chelsea Bridge Wharf

April 8th, 2011|0 Comments

This piece of news could not wait for a future update- we are very pleased to welcome The Market Place at Chelsea Bridge Wharf as the newest stockist of Bim’s Kitchen products. The Market Place is brimming [...]

It’s been a while since our last update and we have a lot to share with you

April 7th, 2011|0 Comments

First,Bim’s Kitchen is now an officially registered trademark, so as Seiko once famously advertised, “beware of expensive imitations”. Our new designation is beginning to feature on our labels and other information material. Next, we are [...]

It’s been very busy since our last update

March 3rd, 2011|0 Comments

First, we would like to thank our growing number of customers- you’ve certainly kept us busy. We continue to receive lots of very positive reviews and feedback which continually keeps our energy going. Second, we [...]

Lots of news

February 4th, 2011|0 Comments

First, we have finished developing the last of our range (at least for now). The new addition is our Spicy African Ketchup- lots of tomatoes, our lovely herbs and spices including a hint of chilli. [...]

Cooking and labeling

January 26th, 2011|0 Comments

We have just finished cooking and labeling jars with our new labels. Photographs on this website have also been updated. We have also added our brand new African Lemony Piri Piri and African Hot Lemony [...]

Lots of news

January 25th, 2011|0 Comments

First, we ended up launching two new products at Palmers Green Farmers market last Sunday- our African Coconut Chilli and our African Piri Piri. Both went down very well with customers who tasted them and [...]

A very good but busy week!

January 22nd, 2011|0 Comments

First, we had the privilege of meeting Meher Salman of the Spice Shelf, a family-run West Sussex based company which produces an exquisite range of hand-made, multi-award winning chutneys. Meher liked our concept and what we [...]

New additions

January 1st, 2011|0 Comments

We hope you’ve had a great start to the New Year. The eagle-eyed amongst you will have noticed two new additions to our range- our very creamy Brown Bean & Nut Curry Sauce and our [...]

New products

December 31st, 2010|0 Comments

Please note our new email address with effect from today is [email protected] References on our website have been updated. We’ve been busy all day working on our new curry sauces. After much experimentation, we concluded that [...]

New Year News

December 30th, 2010|0 Comments

We hope you are looking forward to the New Year. We certainly are- we’ve been working on some new recipes which we hope to debut at Palmers Green Farmers Market on 9 January- African Brown [...]

Christmas 2010

December 26th, 2010|0 Comments

We had a lovely, if busy, Christmas. Long walk on Boxing Day to burn off the calories. Finished the day with some delicious slow roasted Peppernut shoulder of lamb. So good, we’ve shared the recipe [...]

New products for 2011

December 24th, 2010|0 Comments

We have already started working on some new products for 2011- our very own spice and herb rub to sprinkle on meat/fish/vegetables before grilling/roasting and, a delicious peri peri sauce/marinade. Like all our other products, [...]

Thank you!

December 22nd, 2010|0 Comments

Thanks to all of our customers who have placed orders since we went live. All orders were posted today either through the post Office or our Courier Service. We hope you thoroughly enjoy them. We [...]

Welcome to our new website

December 21st, 2010|0 Comments

Due to a high level of enquiries about our products (mostly “where can I order these online?”), we have devoted the last few weeks developing this site. We have tried to make the site as [...]