From fights in the isles of Aldi over Kevin the carrot to the sale of edible insects in supermarkets. These are the food news stories that have caught our eye this week.

Telegraph

Edible insects hit UK supermarkets as Sainsbury’s stocks bug grub. https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/11/17/edible-insects-hit-uk-supermarkets-sainsburys-stocks-big-grub/

The-Times-logo

No surprises here! Amazon delivers Christmas presents without packaging. https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/news/no-surprises-here-amazon-delivers-christmas-presents-without-packaging-dc7ftf2zw

The guardian

Say cheese: cooking in the age of Instagram. https://www.theguardian.com/food/2018/nov/22/say-cheese-cooking-in-the-age-of-instagram

Daily Mail

Britain’s gone Kevin the Carrot crazy! Demand for Aldi’s new merchandise sparks crushing queues and even FIGHTS in stores as shoppers grapple to snap up the toys. https://www.dailymail.co.uk/femail/article-6418089/Aldis-Christmas-hero-Kevin-Carrot-sells-hours-shoppers.html

Independent

High carbohydrate, low protein diets may help people stay mentally fit in old age, study shows. https://www.independent.co.uk/news/health/carbs-protein-carbohydrate-dementia-live-longer-health-sydney-study-mice-alzheimers-a8643206.html