Inspiration

Here you will find little adventurous stories behind our soups, packed with inspiration and flavoursome words. We want to keep you up to date with current news about GLORIOUS! too, so keep your eyes peeled...

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The GLORIOUS! Guide to Getting Holiday Ready...

The GLORIOUS! guide to getting holiday ready…

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GLORIOUS! Festival Tips

Spending your summer in a field? With only a week to go until Glastonbury, here is the GLORIOUS! guide…

GLORIOUS at Be FIT London

Why We Should Be Eating a GLORIOUS! Rainbow

Here at GLORIOUS! HQ, we’re pretty excited about National Vegetarian Week which kicks off on May 15,…

GLORIOUS at Be FIT London

How Do Personal Trainers Stay So Motivated?

Ahead of GLORIOUS! heading to Be:FIT London between April 28 and 30, we asked personal trainer Jenny…

GLORIOUS at Be FIT London

5 Reasons to Head to Be:FIT This Bank Holiday

With summer just around the corner, no doubt your mind has turned to toning up and getting your body…

GLORIOUS Soup Personality

A GLORIOUS! Guide to Soup Etiquette

We worked with food futurologist, Lyndon Gee to learn more about about how you should be eating your…

GLORIOUS Soup Personality

What’s Your GLORIOUS! Soup Personality?

How you eat your soup is important as it says a lot about your personality. We’ve worked with Food Futurologist…

A GLORIOUS! 2 Day Hygge Plan

A GLORIOUS! 2 Day Hygge Plan

Take your hygge to the next level with GLORIOUS! ambassadors Nic’s Nutrition and hygge expert Kayleigh…

GLORIOUS! Hygge Party

Top 10 Tips for Holding the Perfect GLORIOUS! Hygge Party on Blue Monday

Monday January 16 has earned the label Blue Monday as it’s apparently the most depressing day of the…

The Big Feastival

12 GLORIOUS! Festive Tips

Let’s face it – whether you’re catching up with friends or enjoying a work party, December is often a…

The Big Feastival

Helen’s journey of the new Korean Spicy Pepper and Rice SkinnyLicious Soup

Following our online competition with supermarket giant Waitrose earlier in the year, where over 2,000…

The Big Feastival

Reclaim Your Lunchtime. Introducing the GLORIOUS! 4-Week Challenge...

Welcome to the GLORIOUS! 4-Week Challenge! Our recent survey of 2,000 people showed that 46% of people…

The Big Feastival

Stay Super With Our Brand New Range of Super Soups

Every day, you get up and get to work. Sometimes you walk or cycle. On other days you hustle through…

The Big Feastival

Let's Be SUPER At The Big Feastival!

Down in The Cotswolds, there is a party going on. Alex James, of Blur fame, and Jamie Oliver are hosting…

Karen Harvey GLORIOUS Souper Blogger

Souper Blogger Lilinha Angel's Brazilian Adventure

Just in time for the Olympics, Brazilian blogger Lilinha Angel tastes our Brazilian Super Grain Super…

Karen Harvey GLORIOUS Souper Blogger

Souper Blogger Lilinha Angel's Super Soup Adventure

We’re delighted to introduce our next Souper Blogger, Lilinha Angel. Read all about her Super Soup adventures…

Karen Harvey GLORIOUS Souper Blogger

GLORIOUS! Souper Blogger 'I Don't Like Peas' in Mumbai Part II

We packed Blogger Challenge winner and GLORIOUS! Souperblogger Karen Harvey away on a once in a lifetime…

Karen Harvey GLORIOUS Souper Blogger

GLORIOUS! Souper Blogger 'I Don't Like Peas' in Mumbai Part I

We’re delighted to introduce our next Souper Blogger, Karen from I Don’t Like Peas! As a prize for winning…

Napoleon Guide to a Sizzling BBQ

To help celebrate a GLORIOUS! summer, we’ve teamed up with luxury barbecue experts Napoleon Grills to…

GLORIOUS! Super Blogger Amuse Your Bouche

GLORIOUS! Souper Blogger Amuse Your Bouche's Vegetarian American Adventure Part II

In Part Two of her vegetarian #GloriousAdventures in America, GLORIOUS!…

GLORIOUS! Souper Blogger Amuse Your Bouche's Vegetarian American Adventure Part I

In the first part of our newest #GloriousAdventures, GLORIOUS!…

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GLORIOUS! Souper Blogger Lucy Loves to Eat’s Korean #GloriousAdventures

We recently sent food blogger Lucy, from Lucy Loves to Eat, on one of our #GloriousAdventures to Korean…

A Brief But GLORIOUS! History of Spices

From the spices of the Middle East to the fresh herbs of an Italian summer, every mouthful of our soup…

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Set Sail Around the World on a GLORIOUS! Vegan Soup Adventure

More and more people are investing in a meat-free and dairy-free future, and with our very own range…

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Marvel at the Majestic Kidney Bean

It took us a while to decide which of the many kinds of beans to include in our Texan…

Three glorious soups in bowls including Texan Four Bean Chilli soup, Fragrant Thai Carrot soup and New England Butternut Squash soup

Enjoy a GLORIOUS! 5:2 diet with our fresh soup range

Our GLORIOUS! soups are adding a taste of adventure into 5:2 fast days. Here’s what you need to know…

Bowl of GLORIOUS Fragrant Thai Carrot soup

Banish Those January Blues With a Bowl of GLORIOUS! Soup

Looking out of the window, it’s hard to believe that, not long ago, we were celebrating summer. We had…

Holly Smith with free soups and record breaking shop

GLORIOUS! soups helps Holly Smith grab record breaking shop...

When Holly Smith, aka Coupon Mum, asked GLORIOUS! soups…

GLORIOUS! Mexican Tomato and Fire Roasted Pepper soup pot under Christmas tree with mugs of GLORIOUS soup

4 Reasons Why Soup is a GLORIOUS! Christmas Starter

It’s nearly Christmas, which means that the time is upon us all to tuck into the most anticipated meal…

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Around the world in tomato soups...

Here at GLORIOUS! we not only celebrate the different flavours around the world, we also love the similarities…

Glorious! Adventures Blogger Challenge

Around the World With Our Bloggers' #GloriousAdventures

We have been searching far and wide for our Official GLORIOUS! Food Adventurer to embark on an unforgettable…

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A Brief History of Soup

Here at GLORIOUS! We love soup. It’s just brilliant. That’s why we keep searching around the world…

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Garam Masala, a Taste of India

Find a sprinkling of Garam Masala, the Indian blend of spices in our deliciously healthy authentic Indian…

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Have a GLORIOUS! Bonfire Night with a warm bowl of fresh soup

A spectacular Bonfire Night party is made up of different ingredients that all come together to create…

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5 Reasons Why GLORIOUS! Soups Are Perfect For Autumn

Take a look out of your window. It seems so cold and drizzly. The sunny days of summer are a distant…

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Discover the Flavours of Thailand & Singapore With a GLORIOUS! Curry Quest

On our search for the many different varieties of curry in Asia, we travelled to the bustling city of…

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National Curry Week | A Guide To Our GLORIOUS! Curry Inspired Soups

Join us here at GLORIOUS! for National Curry Week as we travel across the globe to find out just how…

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GLORIOUS! SkinnyLicious Wins Healthy Soup Awards

We always knew that our SkinnyLicious soups were healthy, but now our GLORIOUS! New England Butternut…

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Our GLORIOUS! Adventures to the Food Bloggers' Market

We recently took our GLORIOUS! soups on a mini adventure to the Food Bloggers’ Market event in London,…

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The 4 Key Elements of Thai Spices

The key tastes in Thai cooking are a careful balance of sweet, sour, salty and bitter...

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More Dangerous Than Sharks: 5 Facts About Coconuts

Coconuts are a very versatile food. They are also full of astounding facts, here's just 5 of them...

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How Healthy Are Our SkinnyLicious Soups? A Dietitian's View

As a Registered Dietitian, I am constantly on the look-out for healthy food options to recommend and…

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GLORIOUS! Soup Ingredient Focus: Ginger

With its sharp flavour and hint of warmth, ginger is instantly recognisable. We love it so much that…

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Louisiana, beyond words and yet as natural as breathing

Louisiana's past is as colourful and varied as their food....

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A GLORIOUS! American Adventure

Here at GLORIOUS! we not only love the flavours from around the world, but also the traditions, customs…

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The Story of Saffron

Our love affair with saffron spans millennia. Since the dawn of civilisation, we have celebrated this…

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GLORIOUS! Soup Ingredient Focus: Harissa

Harissa is a food that bears an uncanny semblance of the effect that it has on you.

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Paprika Looks Like Fire & Tastes Like Smoke

Renowned for its peppery flavor and intense red color, paprika is one of the most used spices in the…

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Not Just An Ingredient, Roux is a Way of Life

In a sentence, Roux is a thickening agent that’s used in the “one-pot” method of Cajun cooking. But any…

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The Invention of the Butternut Squash

Packed full of dietary fibre and lots of other incredible ingredients, the butternut squash is quite…

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Balsamic Vinegar: The King of Vinegars

When we made our Sicilian Tomato & Balsamic soup, we wanted to capture the flavour of an Italian beach…

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Cumin, One of the Most Popular Spices In the World

With its pungent taste and aroma, cumin is the world’s second most popular spice, after black pepper.

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Ambot Tik, The Local Delicacy of Goa

Due to its location on the West coast of India and the prevalent religion of Hinduism in Goa, the local…

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Your GLORIOUS! guide to summer soups...

Our light SkinnyLicious soups are the perfect accompaniment to cloudless blue skies.

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Lentils, The Vegan Protein Powerhouse Fit For a Gladiator

If you're looking for a great meat-free source of protein, look no further than our delicious soups that…

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Blazing sunshine, blue skies and... GLORIOUS! Soup?

To us, soup is for year round enjoyment. There is never a bad time to eat soup.

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Harira, the dish that inspired our Moroccan Spiced Chicken

Pronounced Ha-ree-rah, the name comes from the Farsi and Arabic word for ‘silk’, due to its smooth and…

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Focus on Ras-El-Hanout

Ras el Hanout is a spice blend common in North African cooking and features especially heavily in Moroccan…

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The Chickpea Story

One of the oldest harvested crops in the world, dating back around 7,500 years ago, the chickpea has…

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A GLORIOUS! Guide To Our Vegetarian Soups

It’s National Vegetarian Week 2015, and we’ve got some delicious meat-free adventures for you to enjoy!…

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Chilli Sin Carne – A Glorious! Vegetarian Soup Adventure

Here at GLORIOUS! we decided to take a traditional chilli recipe we discovered on our travels and make…

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Chilli is Not So Much Food as a State of Mind

So just where exactly does the classic chilli recipe that inspired our Texan Four Bean Chilli soup come…

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GLORIOUS! Soup Tales of an Office Adventurer Part I

Previously, I’ve complained about the lack of spirituality in soups. Sure, I’ve met a cream of chicken…

Range of autumnal soups

Say Hello to the Autumn Season with New GLORIOUS! Soups

On our travels, we’ve discovered an array of exciting and adventurous flavours that we’ve ladled into…

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Emma Grazette - Christmas Spice Rub & Caribbean Rum Cake

It’s December so I think it’s officially OK to mention Christmas. In England, it’s the one time of the…

Thai hot and sour prawn soup

Emma Grazette – Thai hot and sour soup recipe

My version of Thai hot and sour soup/Tom Yum soup/'Put that cold back where it came from’ soup

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Emma Grazette's 'Souptember' Soup Recipe

In combination with the smoky, earthy chipotle chilli, the meatiness of black beans is really accentuated,…

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What to Do With 1.2 Tonnes of Fresh Soup in Edinburgh?

If you follow us on Facebook or Twitter, you might already know that the Taste of Edinburgh festival…

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Taste of Edinburgh will be hot, hot, hot

Between 6 and 8 July, you can visit us at the GLORIOUS! stand at the Taste of Edinburgh food festival…

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Spaghetti with fish-free king prawns & rocket

As well as this veggie portion, you can make another portion for meat-eaters using prawns or a seafood…

GLORIOUS! Habanero Hot Boy cooking sauce competition

Habanero Hot Boy Facebook Competition

To mark the launch of our brand new chilli sauce we have launched a competition to capture the nation’s…

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A GLORIOUS! A-Z update

Here at GLORIOUS! we love two things more than most: 1)Tasty, exotic flavours from around the globe…

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Kevin Gould's Wordsoup

Hello! And welcome to the first wordsoup for my friends at Glorious!

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Emma Grazette – Food for thought and juice for energy

My career has been spent in love with food but always framed by the question ‘how does it effect me and…

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EMMA GRAZETTE: NEW ORLEANS WHERE TO GO, WHAT TO EAT

On a recent venture to the Big Easy I was fortunate enough to experience a lovely big slice of down ‘n’…

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IT’S ALL ABOUT GUMBO. HERE’S THE HISTORY IN A NUTSHELL…

In New Orleans gumbo is THE food, present on the tables of both rich and poor, in the country and city…

GLORIOUS! Inspiration for Moroccan Spiced Chicken soup harira

Emma Grazette - Harira to warm your heart and soul

A nod towards cleansing and reviving with spices, (whilst still eating insanely tasty food).

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Andorran Trinxat recipe

An Andorran equivalent of bubble and squeak, this trinxat (pronounced trin-tsat) is a hearty mixture…

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Fried green tomatoes

This time we’ve got a delicious veggie Fried Green Tomatoes – don’t knock ‘em till you’ve tried ‘em!

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Pin to win - Share your GLORIOUS! food inspiration and win

To celebrate the launch of the GLORIOUS! Flavour Map we are giving away a top prize to one lucky person…

GLORIOUS! Brazilian Soup pot with toucan and foliage

Welcome to the GLORIOUS! rainforest!

GLORIOUS! has protected 42 acres of Peruvian rainforest thanks to a unique collaboration with environmental…

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Do we need to rediscover the ability to taste?

Is your week day lunch a GLORIOUS! affair or does it tend to be bland and boring?

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South Indian nostalgia and a full Indian breakfast...

India holds a wide appeal as a vibrant contrast to the Western world if you find the hustle bustle daunting;…

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Tips for veggies

A lot of people think that being veggie is simply an omission of meat/fish from your diet. There are…

GLORIOUS! Habanero Hot Boy cooking sauce pot

Heat things up this autumn with new Habanero Hot Boy

This autumn we are spicing things up with a brand new addition to our sauce range – the Habanero Hot…

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Go veggie and win this National Vegetarian Week

We’ve been inspired by National Vegetarian Week last week so until the end of June we want you to help…

GLORIOUS! Rustic Italian Tomato and Balsamic soup pot

Try a taste of Italy & North Africa with our new flavours

We love to help you spice up your meal times, which is why we’ve launched a brand new collection of two…

GLORIOUS! North African Spiced Vegetable soup pot

Say hello to the autumn season with new GLORIOUS! soups

We know we haven’t had the most GLORIOUS! of summers, but with September fast upon us the seasons will…

Emma Grazette's Asian salad

EMMA GRAZETTE’S ASIAN INSPIRED SALADS

I’m talking hefty, salads chock full of goodness and tangy, spiced dressings to bring them to life.

GLORIOUS! New York Chicken Noodle soup pot

Chicken soup for the soul

Can a warming bowl of soup actually make us feel better? Here at GLORIOUS! we wanted to find out

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GLORIOUS! launch exciting new dip range available at Ocado

Here at GLORIOUS! HQ we’re always searching for new flavours and ideas to wake up your taste buds, and…

GLORIOUS! Flavour map

GLORIOUS! Flavour Map of Food Adventures

GLORIOUS! have launched our global flavour map showcasing the inspiration behind each of our global soup…

GLORIOUS! Azteca Soup pot

Azteca makes a welcome return

Our limited edition soups are a great way for us to add new and exciting seasonal recipes in to our long-standing…

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Food Glorious Food

Despite its name, GLORIOUS! Foods is not behind ITV’s new reality TV game show

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At-desk adventure

We love discovering and creating great flavours here at GLORIOUS! and now we want to create an exciting…