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A Dash of Black

Welcome to the first of 1956’s catering blogs, where we will discuss the latest developments in the catering industry, recipes, testimonials and more. We begin 2018 with a look at the current trend of food colouring and what the benefits are for your catering company. So let’s start it off with a look at the latest trend; active charcoal. What is Active Charcoal? Active charcoal is an ingredient that has taken the stage on Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest. Top restaurants focused on detoxifying ingredients, and healthy alternatives following the continued increase in public awareness of healthy eating have created culinary wonders; blackening the colours on everything from burger buns, icing, smoothies, cheese, lattes, sau...