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Wholesome

Good for you

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Additives

Substance added to food to improve its taste or appearance or to preserve it

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Wholefoods

Foods that have not had any of their natural features taken away or any artificial substances added

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Free-range

Produced by farm animals that are allowed to move around outside and are not kept in cages or stalls

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Gluten-free

Not containing a protein which is contained in wheat and some other grains

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Preservations

Chemicals used to stop food from decaying

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Allergy

Condition that makes a person become ill or develop skin or breathing problems because they have eaten certain foods or been near certain substances

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Vegan

a person who does not eat or use any animal products, such as meat, fish, eggs or cheese

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Unprocessed

Which have not been treated with chemicals that preserve them or give them extra taste or color

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Animal welfare

Taking care of animals

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Battery-farming

System of producing a large quantity of eggs or meat cheaply by keeping a lot of birds in rows of small cage

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Convenience foods

Foods that are almost ready to eat or are quick to prepare

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Nutrition labels

Labels that indicate how the food influences your health

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Traffic-light labelling

Labels with color like traffic lights that give information on nutrition

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Far trade

A way of buying and selling products that makes certain that the original producer receive a fair price

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Recipe for

Situation sure to lead to

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Cooked up a story

Made up, invented

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All the ingredients of

All the necessary characteristics

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Stew

Worry or suffer, especially about something you think is that person's fault

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My cup of tea

Not the type of thing that I like

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Grilled

Asked a lot of questions

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Half-baked

Unrealistic or not thought through properly

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Spice up

Make more lively

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Unsavory

Unpleasant, morally offensive

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Turned sour

Went wrong

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Juicy

Exciting and interesting