Zero Waste Office Food Waste Challenge. The Preparation Days

Zero Waste Office Food Waste Challenge. The Preparation Days

These guidelines are to help you prepare for the Zero Waste Office Food Waste Challenge. The challenge begins on a Monday, with preparation happening on Sunday and Wednesday, though you are welcome to adapt this set up to meet your schedule.

Here is the shopping list and the starter guidelines, incase you missed them.

Sunday Perpetration

By making the vast majority of your prep on Sunday, you minimise the amount of time you actually need to use in the week. This allows you to easily integrate these changes into your everyday life. The prep will take a few hours, but most of it is oven roasting or things that can be done on the hob and checked on

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Curry Spiced Nuts

Curry Spiced Nuts

Nuts are pretty great as they come, but every so often I love to toast them in herbs or spices to give them a little extra something.

Packets of crisps are a no go since I’ve given up things in single use packaging. I like to think of this snack as a similar sort of vibe to crisps especially as you can change the herbs and spices to suit your taste.

I toast mine on the hob, as I don’t do many servings at once, and it also means I can keep an eye on them. If you want to toast loads at once, it may well be with toasting in the oven. Toast nuts in the oven at about 170°c and check on them every 5 minuets to avoid charcoal nuts.

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