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December 11th, 2020

#CocoChef : Travel through food with MasterChef’s Hannah Gregory

You may have seen wonder woman Hannah Gregory on MasterChef earlier this year. She’s also an epic member of our TeamCocoGang an a regular ear for our team lamenting about missing foods from travels. Hannah has rounded up her top tips for travelling through food below.

December 11th, 2020

#CocoChef : The taste of adventure – Hannah Gregory, MasterChef

Hannah Gregory is an inspirational woman. You might have seen her on MasterChef earlier this year (no spoilers here if you haven’t managed to catch up). Her love of travel and world cuisine has always permeated her cooking and she recently founded WanderSups, a fantastical adventure inspired private chef supperclub. Says Hannah, “all WanderSups events – no matter how big or small, follow one mantra – PREP | COOK | SUPS | PLAY.”

December 9th, 2020

All the London festive dining spots to hit up before Christmas

Now that lockdown 2.0 and #BlackNovember are out of the way, we’re once again filling our evenings — dining with our households or meeting some pals (safely) outdoors of course — and booking some of the best festive dining spots London has to offer.

December 9th, 2020

A Cosy Après-ski Afternoon Tea at Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London

With limited options to travel outside of the UK, Shangri-La Hotel, At The Shard, London’s Apres-Ski winter wonderland transports visitors to the snowy Alps of Lech, Austria. […]

December 8th, 2020

What To Eat in London This Month

Make the most of London’s Tier 2 dining with some of our December favourites.

December 7th, 2020

Waldorf Astoria Festive Afternoon Tea at Home with Champagne Laurent-Perrier

A very Merry Christmas indeed Have yourself a merry little Christmas this December with Waldorf Astoria Edinburgh’s Festive Afternoon Tea at Home with Champagne Laurent-Perrier. […]

December 6th, 2020

Attn: Pour-over coffee snobs – Melitta® EPOS®

With most of us not able to indulge in our favourite barista made drinks this year, we’ve turned our sights to the amazing coffees we can whip up at home. Melitta® EPOS® is the first-ever electric pour-over coffee system with an integrated grinder that might just revolutionise how you make coffee for a day WFM.

December 6th, 2020

Christmas in a box with NIO Cocktails

This December NIO (stands for Needs Ice Only) have saved Christmas – a big claim, I know – with specially mixed yuletide cocktails.

December 4th, 2020


From the farthest tip of Scotland to the most southerly beach towns in England, we have rounded up the best of British gifts to give your loved ones this […]

December 2nd, 2020

Independent Christmas Foodie Gift Guide: Food Editor’s Roundup

2020: The year of comfort eating 2020 has been stressful enough, you don’t want to spend the best part of the last month wrestling other shoppers for the last […]

December 1st, 2020

My Miami: Livin’ la Vida Local with Photographer Jenny Abrams

Miami is a paradise of interconnected oceanfront cities offering a rich tapestry of cultures living in harmony all in one place. […]

November 30th, 2020

The Best Desserts for This Pandemic Season’s Gatherings

When getting invited to a get-together, you wouldn’t want to go to a relative or friend’s house empty-handed. However, wine and cheese may be too expensive. […]

November 24th, 2020

Brixton joins the party with the launch of its own lockdown-inspired gin

Brixton, long known for being a destination for foodies in London seeking the latest gourmet trends, has joined the UK’s gin renaissance. Brixton Gin contains nine botanicals including hibiscus […]

November 24th, 2020

Waitrose Cookery School Christmas Courses Commence!

The Waitrose Cookery School festive foodie programme is underway, giving home cooks a helping hand to prepare for a festive season which is set to be like none before. […]

November 24th, 2020

Bring some Zing to your Christmas Dinner this Year

A new seaweed vinegar to make seafood, sprouts or gravy shine this Christmas Orkney Craft Vinegar have released a new product in time for Christmas to add to their […]