Wine & Food

Where to Eat Out to Help Out in London – from The Shard to Soho

Your guide to making the most of the August discount.

4 Aug 2020

How to dine like the Queen

Serve up a three-course meal fit for a royal.

3 Aug 2020

A criminally good pint: the best London bars with shady histories

From the Kray twins’ link to Whitechapel to the drinking holes of Italian mobsters.

3 Aug 2020

Heatwave eating: all the recipes you need for the week

Crisp salads, iced desserts and cold soups will keep you fresh in the summer sun.

1 Aug 2020

Why romesco sauce is king of the dips – and how to make it

Chargrilled bell peppers and paprika give this dip both sweetness and a kick.

How to make the perfect gin and tonic

Expert advice on getting your G&T just right

31 Jul 2020

The secret to marinating meat

Make the most of the sunshine with our guide to what to stick on the grill.

London’s best ice cream parlours

The capital has turned the humble scoop into an art form.

29 Jul 2020

Why pork chops and peaches are the perfect BBQ pairing

These two contrasting ingredients are a match made in heaven, especially when accompanied by an avocado and walnut salsa

27 Jul 2020

Key lime pie recipe – with a British twist

The secret to this American classic lies in the zest.

The best immersive food and drink experiences for summer

From code breaker cocktails to a night in the Wild West, why not inject some fun into eating out?

23 Jul 2020

What to drink this summer: from Austrian Blaufrankisch to Greek Assyrtiko

Your guide to finding and enjoying the season’s best bottles.

21 Jul 2020

Table Talk with Skye McAlpine – plus a limoncello syllabub recipe

The Sunday Times columnist and cookbook author sits down with Lara and Live to discuss her favourite dishes.

20 Jul 2020

Where to try London’s most iconic dishes

As the restaurants reopen, it’s time to reacquaint ourselves with the capital’s classics.

20 Jul 2020

Salmorejo recipe: proof that chilled soups are a joy

Salmorejo comes from Córdoba in Spain where, during the long, hot summers, they know how to eat well and keep cool.

Can CBD drinks help you destress? We put 7 to the test

From martinis to teas, which drinks deliver on both taste and relaxation?

16 Jul 2020

Sky high: the best rooftop bars to try in the capital

New Yorker Rudolph Aronson invented the rooftop bar in 1890 – it’s been taking cities by storm ever since.

15 Jul 2020

A guide to Greek eats – from souvlaki to spanakopita

We bring you the recipes and restaurants that celebrate the best of Greek cuisine.

13 Jul 2020

The secret to making strawberry ice cream

A splash of sherry is just one of the ingredients that will give you oodles of flavour.

Food glorious food: six Covid-safe markets to try in London

The capital’s best food markets are up and running again with plenty of safety measures in place.

9 Jul 2020

How to use the government’s ‘Eat Out to Help Out’ scheme

How can you claim the discount and which restaurants can you eat at?

8 Jul 2020

From Tendon to Tsukemen: how to eat like the Japanese

Five signature Japanese dishes to make at home or order when eating out.

8 Jul 2020

Is it OK to snack on a train?

Eating on the go used to be a peculiarly British joy but thanks to the pandemic it has become the ultimate taboo.

8 Jul 2020

Farm flavour: how to make a summer pork cassoulet

This simple French stew is bursting with the season’s best flavours.

Where to eat al fresco in London

Make the most of the heatwave by eating outside.

6 Jul 2020

Battenberg recipe

Is there a more visually nostalgic or retro cake than the battenberg?