Cookie Policy

The Get Tasty website ( uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of the website. This helps us to provide users with a good experience when browsing our website and also allows us to make improvements to our website.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your device if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your device’s hard drive, and will typically contain a record of the website which issued it, its own name, and a value which is often a randomly generated unique number. A cookie will have a ‘lifetime’, which tells your internet browser when to delete it.

Types of cookies

Different cookies are used for different purposes, as follows:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
  • Analytical/performance cookies. These cookies allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

The cookies we use

The table below provides an overview of the cookies used on our website, including details of who sets each cookie, its purpose, when it expires, and, if relevant, the cookie provider.

Name Category Purpose Lifetime Provider
__cfduid Necessary
This cookie is used to enable Hubspot’s content network provider, Cloudflare, to detect malicious visitors to the website and minimise blocking legitimate users.
30 days
JSESSIONID Necessary This cookie preserves visitors’ states across page requests. Session
local_storage_ support_test Necessary
The cookie is used in context with the local-storage function in the browser. This function allows the website to load faster by pre-loading certain procedures.
Persistent Twitter
rc::a Necessary
This cookie is used to distinguish between humans and bots. This is beneficial for the
website, in order to make valid reports on the use of the website.
rc::b Necessary These cookies are used to distinguish between humans and bots. Session
rc::c Necessary Session
lang Functionality This cookie is used to remember visitors’ chosen language version of the website. Session
messagesUtk   Functionality This cookie is used to recognise visitors who chat with us via the chat box facility on the website. 13 months
_ga Analytical These cookies are used to distinguish users. 2 years Google Analytics
_gid Analytical This cookie stores and updates a unique value for each page visited. 24 hoursGoogle Analytics
_gat Analytical This cookie is used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate. 1 minute Google Analytics
collect Analytical
This cookie is used to send data to Google Analytics about the visitor’s device and
behaviour, and tracks the visitor across devices and marketing channels.
Session Google Analytics
jserrors/1/f9d051f404 Analytical
This cookie registers the website’s speed and performance. This function can be used in context with statistics and load-balancing.
__hmpl Targeting
This cookie collects information on user preferences and/or interaction with web-campaign content.
__hssc Targeting This cookie keeps track of sessions. 30 mins
__hssrc Targeting This cookie keeps track of sessions, and determines if a visitor has restarted their browser. Session
__hstc Targeting
This is the main cookie for tracking website visitors, and contains the domain, utk, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number).
13 months
__ptq.gif Targeting
This cookie sends data to the marketing platform Hubspot about visitors’ device and behaviour, and tracks visitors across devices and marketing channels.
__widgetsettings Targeting   Persistent Twitter
embed/v3/counters .gif Targeting
This cookie collects information on visitor preferences and/or interaction with web campaign content.
These cookies collect data on visitor behaviour from multiple websites, in order to present more relevant advertisements.  This also allows the website to limit the number of times that the visitor is shown the same advertisement.
i18n-cached- public-locales Targeting
hubspotutk Targeting
This cookie keeps track of a visitor’s identity and is passed to the marketing platform Hubspot on form submission and used when de-duplicating contacts.
13 months
i/jot Targeting
This cookie sets a unique ID for the visitor that allows third party advertisers to target the visitor with relevant advertisements.
Session Twitter
i/jot/syndication Targeting   Session Twitter
NID Targeting
This cookie registers a unique ID that identifies a returning visitor’s device, for the purpose of targeted ads.
6 months
events/1/# Targeting   Session

Third party cookies

Please note that third parties (including, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services) may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These cookies are likely to be analytical/performance cookies or targeting cookies. Third parties whose cookies are used are identified in the above table, under the heading “provider”.

To deactivate the use of third party advertising cookies, you may do so via your web browser settings.


You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.

The following links explain how to access cookie settings in various browsers: