4 quick and easy camembert toppers

Check out these super simple baked camembert recipes. We’ve come up with 4 quick and easy ways to top your camembert this Christmas including mushroom and truffle, pine nuts with rosemary and garlic, and maple pecans. Try some of our other easy Christmas canapé recipes here… How to bake camembert To bake the camembert, heat the… Continue reading 4 quick and easy camembert toppers

Fizz: the new frontiers

Looking for Champagne alternatives for Christmas? Our wine expert Kate Hawkings gives us advice on the new upcoming sparkling wines and prosecco alternatives to be drinking over the festive period. From Pignoletto Brut and Lambrusco to Moscato.  If you’re feeling adventurous, make one of our Champagne and Prosecco cocktail recipes here… The festive season without fizz?… Continue reading Fizz: the new frontiers

Core by Clare Smyth, London: restaurant review

Check out our review of Core by Clare Smyth in London, and see if an expert restaurant critic comes to the same conclusion as an olive reader… The pro Our editor Laura Rowe has reviewed restaurants for more than a decade. You can follow her on Twitter and Instagram at @lauraroweeats. The punter London-based Chris Attoe’s… Continue reading Core by Clare Smyth, London: restaurant review

Best ever halloumi recipes

Make the most of wonderful, squeaky halloumi cheese with our ultimate recipe collection. Our favourite halloumi recipes include grilled halloumi, halloumi salads, halloumi dinner party starter ideas (check out our vegetarian entertaining recipes here), and how to make a brilliant vegetarian burger with halloumi. Just remember to check your halloumi if you’re serving it as… Continue reading Best ever halloumi recipes

Foodie things to do in November 2017: the best food events and festivals

DIRT. at Shawarma Bar Berber & Q’s Shawarma Bar have launched DIRT., a series of monthly sessions that celebrate the diverse soil of the world’s wine. Each month will showcase a particular type of soil; Magma (volcanic wines), Salt (wines of the sea) and Peak (mountain wines). Guest sommeliers will search high and low for… Continue reading Foodie things to do in November 2017: the best food events and festivals

The best places to eat and drink in Kent

  Looking for Kent restaurants and foodie spots? Here’s our expert guide to the best places to eat and drink in Kent, England. From Whitstable and Margate to Broadstairs and Ramsgate (check out our foodie guide to each town by clicking on the links), Kent hosts a range of restaurants, cafés and bars. When visiting Kent… Continue reading The best places to eat and drink in Kent

Best ever gluten free cakes and desserts

Try our best gluten free desserts recipes and gluten free cake recipes. You could set up a gluten free bakery with our impressive but easy gluten free ideas. We have plenty of gluten free Christmas desserts ideas, from stollen and Christmas cake to gluten free mince pies. *These recipes are gluten free according to industry… Continue reading Best ever gluten free cakes and desserts

Homemade Christmas crafts

Having a DIY Christmas this year? If you’re making your own homemade Christmas gifts (check out our edible gift ideas here), then why not go the extra mile and make your own Christmas crafts, including wrapping paper and homemade gift tags? We also have ideas to create your own Christmas decorations, from baubles to Christmas… Continue reading Homemade Christmas crafts