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Prue Leith has suggested the next food trend will be insects

Prue Leith has suggested the next food trend will be insects

As the founder of one of Britain’s most prestigious cookery schools, her name is synonymous with culinary excellence.

But Prue Leith has suggested a rather unusual new superfood to add to your pantry – insects.

Leith, 78, insisted they will be the next big food trend as she championed their nutritional value and sustainability at the Aldeburgh Food and Wine Festival in Suffolk.

Asked what she thought the next fashionable food would be, Leith said: ‘It could be insects. I’m serious. 

'They are nutritious, can be delicious, are easy to farm,

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