Wine & Food

Whisky syrup sponge pudding recipe

Bringing something golden, sweet and uplifting into your kitchen and life is exactly what is required at this time of year.

Does Jay Z’s Armand de Brignac champagne pass the taste test?

Reese Witherspoon famously stole a glass at the Golden Globes but, at £1,095 a bottle, does it live up to the hype?

16 Jan 2020
SUMMERLY at The Hoxton

The best bars in New York

Whether you’re in NYC for work or sightseeing, here’s where to unwind at the end of the day.

15 Jan 2020

The 5 best places to eat sushi in London

Sushi is fast becoming a staple for Londoners so make sure you sample the best in town.

14 Jan 2020
Buttermilk waffles by The Vintage Chef (Credit: Samuel Pollen)

Buttermilk waffles recipe

These waffles pair as perfectly with smoked streaky bacon as they do with a simple pat of butter and drizzle of maple syrup.

Where to eat in Mayfair

Make the most of Mayfair’s food scene with our guide to the best restaurants

7 Jan 2020

Five food trends to look out for in 2020

From sour tastes to “seaganism”, check out the latest flavours being embraced by foodies

6 Jan 2020

How luxury brands hijacked our food basics

From crisps to chocolate, our store cupboard classics are being given an unwanted makeover

2 Jan 2020

Tartiflette recipe

Serve up a slice of New Year indulgence without any of the Christmas faff

Recipe: Nordic Christmas Gravlax

A surprisingly straightforward take on cured salmon

What to drink this Christmas

Christmas Eve Gin reigned supreme once more this year and come Christmas many of us will be reaching for the…

20 Dec 2019

Wines of the month: 6 of the best for Christmas

2018 Alamos Uco Valley Malbec, 13.5%vol, (£6.99 if you mix 6; Majestic). From Mendoza’s Uco Valley, an easy-going Malbec that’s…

19 Dec 2019

Mince pies recipe

Add almonds to your mincemeat and a good glug of brandy to pull off this festive favourite

Winter citrus salad with pistachio shortbread recipe

Winter presents us with the opportunity to redefine the British fruit salad using citrus, pears and pomegranates

Five of the best ports for Christmas

They do things properly at Quinta do Noval: after every dinner of deliciously sturdy Portuguese food, the decanters come round.…

16 Dec 2019

The best gins to drink this Christmas

Go off the beaten track to discover distilleries that will satisfy even the most discerning gin-lover

13 Dec 2019

Festive yule log recipe

I watch a lot of Great British Bake Off. I’d like to say it comes with the baking territory, but…

A vegan Christmas dinner done properly

How to rustle up a delicious, meat-free meal on Christmas Day

12 Dec 2019

The best London bars for Christmas drinks

Festive revellers are spoilt for choice for cocktails in the capital

11 Dec 2019

How to build the perfect wine collection

In association with Honest Grapes   Buying wine should be a pleasure rather than a chore, just as drinking it…

11 Dec 2019

Where to celebrate New Year in London

Start 2020 as you mean to go on with our guide to the capital’s best parties

11 Dec 2019

Six cheese and wine pairings for Christmas

The flavours of these traditional Christmas cheeses are transformed when matched with the right wine

10 Dec 2019

6 tips for the perfect Christmas turkey

Tips from Daylesford’s farm manager on buying the best bird for the big day

9 Dec 2019

Old-fashioned gingerbread recipe

A festive cake that is delicious on the day of baking, but will get better and stickier as the days go on

Christmas canapés recipe

Incorporate the flavours of the season into your festive feasting with the help of our Seasonal Cook

Table Talk: with Max Pemberton

The Daily Mail columnist and medical doctor discusses the cult of clean eating

4 Dec 2019