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Best coconut water taste test

Best coconut water taste test

Looking for the best coconut water? Read on to find the results of our coconut drink taste test. Some drinking coconut water is made from green coconuts, other coconut waters are pure coconut water and others have added natural fruit sugar, so we put all of the best coconut water brands to the test. Benefits […]

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The Royal Oak, Cotswolds: restaurant review

The Royal Oak, Cotswolds: restaurant review

Check out our review of The Royal Oak, Cotswolds, and see if an expert restaurant critic comes to the same conclusion as an olive reader. The pro Our editor Laura Rowe, originally from the Cotswolds, has reviewed restaurants for more than a decade. You can follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @lauraroweeats. The punter Cotswolds-based Natalie Bacci-Evers […]

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Mandarin Oriental, The Rosebery Lounge, London: afternoon tea review

Mandarin Oriental, The Rosebery Lounge, London: afternoon tea review

Afternoon tea at the Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park is taken in The Rosebery Lounge, a grand yet unstuffy dining room with high ceilings and a small, stylish bar offering a selection of wines and spirits, including Chêne Bleu Domaine De la Verrière rosé, Goose Island IPA and Hendrick’s gin (here’s our guide to gin to […]

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Best ever 15 minute recipes

Best ever 15 minute recipes

Try our best 15 minute meals for quick meals ideas. We have 29 15 minute recipes, including quick Pad Thai, 15 minute pastas and 15 minute salads for easy midweek meals… Salmon with pesto crust Salmon makes a great 15 minute meal as it cooks quickly. Check out our crusted salmon with fresh pesto recipe. […]

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Best ever soup recipes

Best ever soup recipes

Our 21 soup recipes provide perfect way to warm up in winter. Try our classic tomato soup, chicken soup, vegetable soup and potato soup. We also have some fab spicy noodle soups and a twist on French onion soup – all ideal winter warmers. Plus, we have five easy ways to transform a simple bowl of soup […]

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Foodie guide to Devon

Foodie guide to Devon

Read our guide to some of the best bars and restaurants around Exmouth, Devon and, some of the best places to stay in Devon, including The Pig at Combe, and Lympstone Manor. “At The Fat Duck, Heston Blumenthal gives his customers seashells playing the sound of crashing waves while they eat fish. Here we have the […]

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Best vegan food and restaurants in New York

Best vegan food and restaurants in New York

Looking for vegan restaurants in New York? Here are the best vegan restaurants NYC. Every year the M&S food team head to New York City to discover the latest trends and at the tail-end of 2017 olive magazine editor Laura Rowe was lucky enough to join them to see what was going to be big […]

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Five of the best healthy holidays for foodies

Five of the best healthy holidays for foodies

Looking for a healthy and wellness retreat? Here are our healthy holidays for foodies, spa resorts and yoga holidays with a foodie focus for healthy foodie vacations. From spa resorts with special wellness menus and healthy breakfasts, to wellness retreats with healthy cookery courses, and health retreats with fresh and vibrant dishes that list the protein, […]

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Best restaurants in London Bridge

Best restaurants in London Bridge

Here are our favourite London Bridge restaurants. The best foodie spots include shopping at Borough Market, homemade pasta at Padella and French bistro Casse Croute. Check out our ideas for eating and drinking in London Bridge, from Borough Market to Bermondsey Street… Bala Baya Tucked down The Old Union Yard Arches, in a brick-exposed railway arch, Bala […]

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Best restaurants and places to eat in Chinatown, London

Best restaurants and places to eat in Chinatown, London

Looking for Chinatown restaurants? Here are our favourite places to eat and drink in Chinatown London. We’ve found the best dumplings restaurants in Chinatown, along with hidden cocktail bars and Asian street food. We’ve also visited some of Chinatown’s best restaurants for Malaysian, Chinese, Taiwanese and Szechuan cuisine.  The best fried chicken in Chinatown – […]

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Best pancake recipes and perfect pancake making guide

Best pancake recipes and perfect pancake making guide

Want to know how to make pancakes? Here’s how to make pancakes from scratch and some simple pancake recipes for Pancake Day. Our best ever pancakes recipes are quick and easy ways to treat friends and family. Try indulgent sweet pancakes for brunch or healthy breakfast pancakes. Follow our guide to make perfect pancake batter […]

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