If you think raw food is awesome and you like chocolate, you would've probably, most definitely, certainly, absolutely heard of Pana Chocolate!
No matter where I am in the world, I always make sure I sample the raw chocolate on offer and although I’ve tasted some pretty incredible treats, Pana Chocolate is still heading the leaderboard for their perfect combination of taste, texture, flavour, values and love marks.
Can you imagine my excitement when I heard that Pana himself (I didn’t know it was a person’s name either- ‘Pana’ sounds like the best raw chocolate in the world to me) is releasing a book AND he’s coming to London from Oz AND he wants to teach us his top recipe secrets AND he wants to do it at Tanya’s!!
Well if that’s not enough good news, how about that he is going to run this workshop for you next week, so that you have plenty of time to learn the techniques right in time for the healthiest most delicious Easter!
The recipes Pana will demonstrate are:
Chai filled chocolates Strawberry Basil tart Mini Lamingtons (very Aussie for you) Bloom breakfast bars
And if all THAT is not enough, you will be the first to get an exclusive sneak peek into how we are progressing for the re-opening of Tanya’s Reinvented, sample everything we demonstrate, be able to purchase a copy of the book for only £15 (or bring yours) and have it signed by the master himself, and go home with 2 x Pana Chocolate bars!
When: Saturday 1st April Time: 3pm-5pm Where: Tanya’s inside MY Chelsea, 35 Ixworth Place, SW3 3QX Fee: £45pp What’s included: Step-by-step raw chocolate demo, tasters of our favourites from the book, Q&A with Pana Barbounis, book signing (bring your own or buy a £15 copy on the day) and 2 x Pana Chocolate bars. How to book:via Eventbrite here>>
See you there, I hope! It’s my first workshop in over a year and numbers are super limited, so we’ll have full house in no time (don’t say I didn’t warn ya!) Happy Friday!
My word, do I have an announcement and a half for you today!
As you may already know, my beautiful first published book- The Uncook Book: The essential guide to a raw food lifestyle – is being released everywhere in the UK on 7th September.
I honestly can’t believe it myself (I’m still coming down to earth after THIS once in a lifetime experience).
[A side note to my US friends- The Uncook Book is coming your way on 27th October and if you like the sound of this UK prize, then you won’t be disappointed when it’s your turn! Just make sure you are subscribed here>> to get the announcement.]
To celebrate this release of my mega proud achievement, I’ve teamed up with some of my favourite brands in the wellness world and, together we are bringing you..
THE BIGGEST GIVEAWAY IN RAW FOOD HISTORY!!
What you see listed below comprises The Complete Raw Food Kitchen Kit and owning this dream prize means that you can flip open The Uncook Book to any page, point to a recipe and be totally set to create it with all the superfoods and equipment now in your kitchen!
Hungry for a Falafel Feast? You’ve got the best food processor. Thirsty for a Skin Cleanser Juice? You’ve got the best cold-press juicer. Need soft Onion Bread NOW? The top end dehydrator is all yours. Craving Coconut Vanilla Ice-Cream? Oh yes and a high powdered blender is yours too.
And that’s not all. Scroll below to marvel over £3,000 worth of the most insane hamper gifts this industry has ever seen.
And all this for one lucky person.
And all for just buying a book you’d want anyway.
TO ENTER, ALL YOU NEED TO DO IS COMPLETE THESE 2 VERY SIMPLE STEPS:
1. Purchase a copy of The Uncook Book via Amazon.co.uk here>> Every purchase equals 1 entry, so stock up and buy for everyone you know to gain more chances of winning!
2. Email your receipt to TheUncookBook@HayHouse.co.uk Please include a). Your full name, b). Your UK address and c). Your contact phone number.
Tribest Green Star Elite Juicer
Tribest health appliances have gained a strong reputation amongst professional chefs, wellness coaches, and nutritionists all around the world. Bringing you the ultimate in twin gear technology & maximising the benefits of your juice, there is no juicer like The Green Star Elite. Not only does it work to carefully crush produce without damaging nutrients, it cold presses the most juice from all greens and allows cell membranes to be easily opened to allow even more minerals to be extracted & preserved for longer.
JTC are one of the largest manufacturers of commercial blenders in the world and have built a global reputation synonymous for quality and reliability. JTC’s reputation comes from a history spanning more than 35 years; manufacturing motherboards and PCB controllers to leading brands around the world such as De’Longhi, Sanyo and Holmes & Honeywell. They have used all their resources in innovating an incredibly energy efficient and robust 3HP blender which is ever growing in popularity in over 100 countries around the world. This bundle includes the blender, a recipe book and a 7 year warranty.
A powerful food processor that will mix, grate, slice, chop, whisk, knead and - thanks to its BlenderMix attachment - liquidise your ingredients. What makes this model stand out from the previous one, is it's extra large feed tube, designed to allow large amounts of disc work to be achieved quickly and efficiently. All bowls included are BPA free, giving you peace of mind over the health and safety of you and your family. The commercial grade induction motor is guaranteed for 30 years, with an overall parts guarantee of 3 years.
Tribest health appliances have gained a strong reputation amongst professional chefs, wellness coaches, and nutritionists all around the world, each appliances has been designed to maximise health and wellbeing. Sedona is the only Dehydrator we use at Tanya's Cafe. It can be divided into 2 drying chambers if you aren’t taking up full capacity, has an all-digital control panel, extra quiet fans for night time operation & a gorgeous glass window.
Loved by the food, fitness and fashion industries alike, sisters Jasmine and Melissa Hemsley are authors of The Art of Eating Well, and the upcoming Good + Simple books, as well as creators of this Hemsley Spiralizer. It sold out in the first two weeks of its release in Selfridges and is bestselling on Amazon. A must-have kitchen utensil for turning your favourite vegetables into spirals instantly, swap heavy glutenous carbohydrates for courgetti (courgette spaghetti). It is made from strong, food-grade ABS plastic which is BPA Free and fully recyclable.
Living Milk has four years experience providing the highest quality nut milk bags, supplying the raw food, nutrition, fitness and sports markets globally. Of the tens of thousands of satisfied customers many are professional raw food chefs working in demanding commercial conditions. The above picture is right from the book, where I demonstrate step-by-step making of almond milk, using the Living Milk bag.
Superfoodies is the exciting brand from Rawcreation/Detox Your Word - the UK's leading importer and EU-wide distributor of the finest organic superfoods and raw foods since 2000. Superfoodies is a brand that builds a bridge between dedicated consumers of superfoods and people who really want to incorporate these ingredients into their diets, but aren't sure where to begin. This hamper includes Matcha, Carob, Chia Seeds, Shelled Hemp Seeds, Green Coffee Bean Extract and 2 x Superfoodies Granolas.
OrganicBurst is a leading global health food brand, which is a favourite of top wellness, beauty & fitness experts, bloggers, models and everyone else around the world who loves the life-enhancing benefits of pure, powerful and ethically sourced superfoods! This bundle includes the full range: Baobab, Spirulina, Chlorella, Maca, Acai and Wheatgrass.
OptiBac Probiotics specialise entirely in probiotic supplements and their range of 11 different products offers you some of the most researched probiotic strains in the world. Their company ethos of only selecting high quality, research-based probiotics has seen them develop one of the UK’s favourite probiotic ranges. This bundle includes For every day, For every day EXTRA Strength, Bifidobacteria & fibre, For travelling abroad, For daily immunity, One week flat (anti bloating) and For women.
Great Taste Award winning Raw Chocolate Bars, Snacks and Super Foods. Professional Dragon tamers. Yes, The Raw Chocolate Company had Dragon's Den fighting over who will invest and so they should've - these are truly some of my favourite chocolate products in the whole world. This hamper includes everything you need for your choc making (and snacking) needs: Coconut sugar, Cacao powder, Cacao butter, Goji berry powder and Raw Chocolate Snacks - Raw Chocolate Mulberries, Raw Chocolate Goji Berries, Raw Chocolate Raisins, Raw Chocolate Golden Berries, Raw Chocolate Sweet Apricot Kernels, Vanoffe Mulberries.
It was over 33 years ago that Neal's Yard Remedies opened their doors to their first shop in Neal's Yard, a once forgotten corner of Covent Garden, London. They became the UK's first organic health and beauty company and the WORLD's first health and beauty brand to score 100/100 for ethics in an independent audit by Ethical Company Organisation. I really believe in everything NYR stand for, absolutely love their products and adore the team behind them.
When Planet Organic opened its doors in 1995, it was Renée Elliott's dream to offer the best and widest range of organic foods available, and her mission to promote health in the community and to bring a sense of discovery and adventure into food shopping. Planet Organic is the first store to be certified by the Soil Association, it sells no processed foods, no hydrogenated fats and no GM, and it is totally sustainable.
12 x 500ml Ultimate Oil Blend | Feeding the body with an adequate supply of undamaged fats is essential for optimum health. This is a premium and organic seed oil blend, which can be used daily to boost your Omega 3 and 6 essential fatty acids intake. Simply drizzle over salads, add to juices or blend into a fruit smoothie. 12 x 60capsule Digestive Enzymes | A premium blend of seven active plant-based enzymes chosen to assist the breakdown of proteins, fats, carbohydrates, soluble fibre, starch, milk sugar and complex sugars aiding healthy digestion and nutrient absorption.
Magical things, made in Brooklyn with Love. There's really no better way to describe this super adorable jewellery brand, which is all handmade by my sister in New York. The winner gets 2 of my favourite necklaces from her collection: True Love (you spoon, that's true love) and Three Golden Wishes. U+C ship worldwide so you lucky UK peeps can be blessed with it too.
Tanya's is my very own cafe chain, serving innovative plant-based living cuisine, which is all raw, organic, gluten-free, dairy-free and damn tasty. We have a flagship restaurant inside a gorgeous boutique hotel- myhotel Chelsea, where we are open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and superfood cocktails- in a light filled conservatory or outdoor terrace. Our second cafe is a juice bar and coffee shop in collaboration with Ride Republic indoor spinning studio in Parson's Green. And the third location is a seriously exciting Pop-Up inside the prestigious Food Hall of Selfridges, Oxford Street (open for six weeks only from 28 August 2015). This hamper includes 2 x £20 Tanya's Cafe gift vouchers, Tanya's signature mug and an alkaline superfood blend pH Booster to add to your water, juices and salads.
Ah there she is! The perfect book for anyone who wants to celebrate life through food. Raw food really gives you that opportunity because of all the energy and clarity you receive in return. Inside you will find over 140 easy-to-follow, accessible recipes with a modern edge, everything you need to know to set up a successfully raw kitchen and a whole lot of super handy tips that are both nutritionally viable and creatively fun. I will personally write a note to the winner and sign this copy!
You can enter as many times as you like and each book purchase will be counted as one entry. (ie. If you make one transaction for 3 books and it states so on your receipt, you will gain 3 entries into the draw. If you make 3 separate transactions for 3 books, please email us all 3 receipts to gain 3 entries).
There will be one winner.
The competition will begin on Tuesday 11th August 2015 and end at 11:59PM GMT Sunday 6th September 2015.
Any book purchase made before 11th August is eligible for entry, simply send us the receipt.
The winner will be announced by Friday 11th September via Better Raw’s newsletter. Subscribe here>>
The winner will be announced publicly on Hay House UK and Better Raw social network pages one day after the newsletter is published.
Any person that is an employee of Hay House, Better Raw or Tanya’s Cafe is not eligible to enter (Sorry guys, love you though!).
Winner selection will be conducted by Hay House UK, whose decision is final.
If the winner does not respond to our email notification within 14 days, an alternative winner will be randomly selected from the remaining entries.
The prizes are sponsored by the companies mentioned and the winner’s details will be shared with the respective contributors of the prize.
The prize winner unconditionally agrees (as a condition of accepting this prize) to: a). The use of their name, one or more photographs of themselves and disclosure of their county of residence within the UK; and b). Co-operate with or participate in any other reasonable post-competition publicity.
Please allow up to 2 weeks for prize delivery to your UK address only.