Whether you’re celebrating a long-term relationship or looking for a fun Valentine’s Day date night idea, try ‘Cooking with Cupid’. The Valentine’s cookery class is available at the Avenue Cookery School in Wandsworth and you’ll be cooking and eating a three-course dinner, including treats such as this delicious cold lemon soufflé with a pistachio crumb.
We were all inspired to be healthier and find healthier lunchbox snacks for our kids after our interview with Annabel Karmel, MBE
Don’t waste good food, learn how to make great use of your leftovers with this quick Bread and Butter Pudding recipe
Kick the January blues with the king of healthy greens: Kale.
Michael Underwood and Angellica Bell enjoy gastro-pubbing in Esher
Does Wimbledon restaurant Oki produce unforgettable sushi? Steph Siegle finds out
Christmas is creeping up on us and I’m sure we all have a few presents that have eluded us so far. Well, not to fear, here are some amazing foodie favourites, which can all be purchased locally or ordered in time for Christmas.
Jamie from The Wine Beagle offers insights into the best wine to buy for your upcoming Christmas parties and dinners.
Making mulled wine is an exercise in creativity and personal taste.
For dessert, Angellica is serving Ginger Cake with Rum Butter Sauce.
For the starter, Angellica is serving Scallops with Cauliflower Purée
For the main course, Angellica is serving turkey breast roulade with sausage, sage and hazelnut stuffing, served with Brussels sprout mash and port and cranberry sauce
Winner of The Great British Bake Off and passionate storyteller Nadiya Hussain shares a favourite festive recipe for Christmas.
Thai restaurant Giggling Squid is opening in Wimbledon Village this month, and co-founder Pranee Laurillard has shared one of the dishes on the menu so you can recreate a Thai feast at home. We love the use of traditional Thai spices to pep up the healthy salmon and vegetables.
Don’t want to be up at dawn preparing a turkey? Here’s our pick of local restaurants open on Christmas Day so you can sit back and relax and let someone else worry about all the cooking and washing up
Everybody loves making cookies. I grew up in America and have fond memories helping my mother make snickerdoodles. Now I’ve developed my own recipe and can look forward to making them with my own grandchildren.
If you don’t fancy standing out in the cold and getting startled by the fashes and bangs of firework night, how about a quiet night in with food from one of our favourite takeaway locations?
This year will be my first Bonfire Night, and only recently did I learn what that actually is. My only point of reference was Hollywood’s interpretation in V for Vendetta, which vaguely hints at Guy Fawkes and that fateful night in 1605. When I heard about the dazzling displays of fireworks and countless bonfires, it … read more
Award-winning fine dining at The French Table remains a delight, finds Paul Critcher
There’s nothing quite like a little spice to warm up a chilly autumn evening, so it seemed a perfect time for a visit to Haweli of Belmont – somewhere that had often been recommended to me but that I’d never quite got around to trying…
If you’re in need of a Winter Warmer recipe, then look no further than Joe Wicks’ Bad Boy Chilli Con Carne, packed full of goodness.
A classic pub-snacking, lip-smacking favourite, M Bar & Grill share with us their delicious Wagyu Scotch Egg recipe.
For your next celebration, why not add a little extra sparkle to your Prosecco, by adding one or two simple ingredients to make a delicious cocktail?
It’s National Cocktail Week, so why not celebrate with this light and refreshing cocktail, perfect to enjoy in the autumn sunshine.
A great local pizzeria is something that everyone should have ready on hand. Here is our pick of the best local pizzerias. MOTHER Cult Copenhagen pizza restaurant, Mother, has chosen to launch its first international restaurant in Battersea Power Station’s Circus West Village. If you do pop by, make sure you try its famous Seawater … read more
Were you ever told not to play with your food as a child? Well that is certainly not the case with this article, which features 5 ideas for creative food art that you can make with your kids!
The results are in, and the best eateries and drinkeries in sw London and Surrey, as voted for by you, have been announced! How many of these award-winning places have you visited?
Excerpted from GBBO winner Candice Brown’s new Cookbook: “It’s safe to say I have had a love/hate relationship with chocolate bread but this, rich in chocolate and cinnamon, with the fieriness of ginger, has restored my faith in chocolate loveliness in all its plaited splendour. My Grandad loved crystallised ginger and we used to laugh as … read more
The Great British Bake Off winner Candice Brown comes up with the ultimate sandwich box treat. “I love France, everything and anything French, and j’adore Paris! I first tried madeleines on a school trip to France and loved the simplicity of them along with a bowl of hot chocolate. Now when I make them, they … read more
Popular bar and eaterie, Balans, have just opened their seventh branch in Clapham, with late-opening hours on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. In honour of the opening, they created a new cocktail called ‘South Side Swizzler’; we asked them to reveal the recipe for you to enjoy at home.