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  • Review: Voilà at Home

    Whether it's dinner for two or a dinner party for six, we've discovered Voilà at Home a new service that brings fine dining to your table. Nina Hytner samples the goodies.

  • Recipe: Pear and blackberry tarte tatin

    Feeling fruity? You will be with this sumptuous September dish. With foragable fruits on every corner who can resist this sexy rustic French dish.

  • Top tips! How to cook the perfect BBQ

    Stoke the coals, get the BBQ fired up and get grilling with these five top tips on how to cook the perfect BBQ feast for family and friends every time.

  • In the pink: the rosé revolution

    Once dismissed as "lady petrol" rosé wine is THE drink of the summer. Read on for tips on the best to buy, and that all important question - does it give you a hangover?

  • Recipe: Fresh pasta with asparagus and wild garlic

    Want a quick and easy midweek meal? Try this 20 minute, delectable and light supper direct from our favourite chefs at Daylesford Cookery School.

  • Christmas cocktails

    'Tis the season to be merry. Skip the traditional fizz and inject some pizzazz into your drinks this festive season with these Christmas cocktails courtesy of Albury Vineyard.

  • Let’s go to candy land

    Move over Willy Wonka there's a new candy maker in town! Say hello to Spun Candy, makers of delicious handmade confectionary and hosts of brilliant candy masterclasses.

  • Baking the perfect sourdough

    Autumn is the perfect time to hunker down and bake bread - and thanks a lesson from private chef Laura Scott, Muddy has nailed the perfect loaf. Here's how!

  • Dark chocolate whisky cake

    Make your next grown-up dinner party a hit with this dark chocolate whisky cake. And the best part? It's best enjoyed a day or so after you make it, so it's the perfect pud to prep ahead of time.

  • Vegetable summer rolls

    Looking to spice up your summer cooking repertoire? These vegetable summer rolls from private chef Laura Scott should do the trick.

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