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Don’t Stay Calm! Gin Production Is In A ‘Critical State’

We hate to be the ones to break it to you…but our beloved gin is in trouble. Yep, gin production is in danger, and we don’t actually know how to deal with this news. The thought...

20 Deliciously Simple Mocktail Recipes You Have To Try This

Who needs alcohol when mocktails taste this good? Chilled, fruity and delicious, these cocktails sans the booze are easy to make and perfect for all occasions. Social occasions...

These Hilarious Bottle Labels Reveal Our True Relationship With Wine

Wine has remained our most loyal friend for a very long time now. Some might say too long. It's seen us through the good and the bad times but it seems it's finally fed up and...

14 Mouth-Watering Mug Cakes You Can Make in Minutes

We don't usually promote microwave cooking, but for mug cakes we're willing to make an exception. These cups of delicious warm goo are quick and easy to make and totally ideal...

13 Creepy Treats To Spice Up Your Halloween Party

We just love Halloween. What's not to love? Plenty of sweet treats, dressing up like a fool, watching Hocus Pocus on repeat. Yeah, it's got to be our favourite holiday (but maybe...

These Hot Chocolate Baubles Are The Only Thing You Need on Your Christmas Tree This Year

'Tis the season to be indulgent. When it comes to Christmas, there's only one thing better than decorating your tree - decorating your tree with edible baubles. And a beautiful...

Bottoms Up! 16 Totally Spiffing Pimms Recipes To Get Your Summer Started Right

Ain't no party like a summer Pimms party, amirite? (I am.) And now, as summer looms every closer, we officially make it Pimms O'Clock! It's the epitome of summer in a glass, but...

All Your Sweet Dreams Have Come True As Krispy Kreme Have Opened A Doughnut-Dispensing ATM

The Monday Blues are the worst but the masters in creating deliciously-filled circular-shaped baking goods have the perfect cure as the first themed hole in the wall has launched...

It Took This Man Six Months To Make A Sandwich And All Its Ingredients From Scratch

Give us sliced bread, chicken, butter and about 3 minutes and you'll have a pretty tasty sandwich on your hand. But the same doesn't go for Andy George, who grew his own veggies...

14 Recipes Every Coffee Lover Needs To Try

Coffee is life, coffee is BAE, coffee is everything that is good about the world, coffee is the only thing worth getting out of bed for. We know it sounds like we are being dramatic...

15 Easy BBQ Recipes You Have To Try This Summer

Nothing says summer like a good old BBQ, and this summer we have you covered. From tequila-glazed chicken, to salt and vinegar potato wedges we have all the easy BBQ recipes you...

12 Instagrams To Follow For Cocktail Inspiration

There's nothing better than unwinding after a long day with a cocktail that was mixed with your favourite ingredients, just for you. Need some inspiration for your next happy hour...

Fried Flowers & Braised Squirrel? 10 Unusual Foods To Try Before You Die

You can't spend the rest of your life eating the same old mundane meals. Be a little adventurous with your tastebuds. How else are you going to find out how good cow's stomach...

10 Hot Chocolate Hacks You HAVE To Try

Feeling chilly? Winter doesn't have to be drab. If you need something to keep you snug this season reach for a smooth decadent hot chocolate drink. They're warm, sweet, full of...

Making jam

Jam on your morning toast or afternoon scone is a comfort and a treat, and when you can say your blueberry jam is home made it's an added source of pride! Making your very own...

Bob Dylan's Christmas charity album

There's nothing like a Christmas record to get everyone in the festive mood! Bob Dylan's Christmas offering adds a bit of folk to traditional carols and seasonal favourites, including...

Lasagne

Succulent lasagne is a traditional treat everyone loves. Here are our tips and recipes for this Italian staple. The origins of lasagneA bit of etymology to start with: the Italian...

Salads and lettuces

Salad comes in all shapes and colours, from green to purple and even red, and sizes too, from big leaves to small shoots. The flavours also differ, from sweet to bitter, but you...

Using up leftovers: quiches, cakes and puddings

The day after a New Year’s celebration, a weekend with friends or a birthday party, you often end up with leftovers in your fridge. Here's our advice on using your leftover food...

7 Smoothies You Have To Try

Delicious and healthy, here are 7 smoothies you have to try, one for each day of the week. Smoothie maker at the ready... whizz, pour and enjoy. Kale Ginger Detox Smoothie This tasty...

Italian cheese

Often with a pronounced character, the cheeses that come from Italy have an uncomparable flavour. Italian cheese is often made with cow’s milk. It's unctuous, creamy and irrefutable...

Custard

Custard is more than a side serving: it can soften acidic desserts or bring out the flavour of a dessert with its subtle vanilla flavour. It's usually served hot with puddings...

The 5 best London restaurants for British Sausage Week

Yeah we get it, everyone LOVES a burger, but seriously guys, lets not forget about sausages eh? As of this week, it's time to put our foodie focus firmly back on the frankfurter...

How To Freeze Strawberries: 3 Smart Ways To Store Strawberries

Eating fresh strawberries is fine and all that but if you're anything like us, you buy in bulk with good intentions and within 3 days you've left them to rot... So to avoid wastage...

Cocktail Class: How To Make A Coffee Cocktail

What happens when two of the world's greatest vices, coffee and booze, are put together? Perfection, that's what. This coffee cocktail by Monica Berg, Bar Manager at Pollen Social...

How To Make THE Most Refreshing Cocktail For Summer

If like us, you can't face another pitcher of sickly sweet Pimms for 20 QUID (like reeally), then this is the drink to see you through the summer. Best thing about it? It's cheap...

Cocktail Class: How To Make A Grand Marnier Spritz

Grand Marnier? Instead of Aperol? Hear us out 'cos it's well worth it. With its sweet orange flavour this Grand Marnier spritz beats the bitter taste of Aperol any day. We talked...

How To Fillet A Fish Like A Pro In 8 Easy Steps

Filleting a fish doesn’t look easy or particularly tempting but it’s one of those cooking skills that every budding chef needs to master. Once you know what you’re doing and have...

Kitchen Secrets REVEALED! How To Make The Perfect Pizza Base

Why order pizza, when you can make your own? It’s easier than you think… Trust us on this one. Sometimes there’s nothing better than pizza night. It always hits the spot. A glass...

15 Of The Best Jamie Oliver Pasta Recipes

There’s no denying it, the Naked Chef, is one of our favourite cooks. The man knows how to throw it down in the kitchen. And because we love pasta, just as much as we love him...

Calories in fruits

Rich in vitamins, minerals and fibres, fruits are highly recommended for good health. Nevertheless, they have their fair share of calories, with some fruits containing far more...

Whipped cream

Eating whipped cream feels like eating a fresh, soft, sweet cloud. It's a calorific bomb, but so good it's hard to resist! Whipped cream was first invented in 1660 by Vatel in...

Beef

Beef is a staple of British cuisine. We all know our roast beef, steak and kebabs, but there's much more than that to beef and a huge range of ways of cooking it, from fancy dishes...

Different Types Of Cheese

There are over 700 cheeses produced in Britain! Soft and hard cheese, blue cheese and goat’s cheese… what are the differences? And which wine are they best served with? Soft chees...

Rosé Chocolate Is Here And It's All Our Dreams Come True

Easter may be over but wipe those tears because rosé chocolate is here and it will more than fill the cocoa-shaped hole left in your life. Two of life's greatest vices, chocolate...

Penis Lattes Are Here And They're Giving Morning Glory A Whole New Meaning

If you've been searching for new ways to make getting up in the morning easier, we may have found the holy grail in the form of penis lattes; and they're every bit as LOL worthy...

It's All About The Base! Charcoal Pizza Is Here And It Feels So Wrong

Pizza's a good thing. In fact, it's one of the best. It's bready, it's doughy and it makes us drift off into a carby coma approximately 10 minutes after eating it. See, you know...

Introducing Pawsecco! The Fine Wine For Your Favourite Four-Legged Friend. Yes, Really.

Let's face it, cats and dogs are the real masters of our homes and we should, of course, treat them as such. Which is why the people over at Woof & Brew have created have...

There's A Mac 'N' Cheese Festival Happening In The UK Next Month

Mac and cheese is one of life's simple pleasures; a humble mix of melted cheese and macaroni pasta. And so you could say that our lives are officially complete now that foodie...

Aldi's Gin Is Named One Of The Best In The Word - And It's Less Than A Tenner

Can we just take a moment to appreciate Aldi because they are bossing the supermarket game right now. First, they released an affordable mud mask to rival Glamgldw' and now their...

Rosé Wine Gin Is Here To Make Your 'Pink Prinks' Even Sassier

There's only one thing better than gin and that's pink gin. More specifically, pink gin made with rosé wine - to make it taste even more fruity and floral, for your sassy millennial...

Drinking Alcohol Actually Improves Your Memory, Apparently

A new study has shown that we're better at remembering things when we've been drinking which probably explains why you always boss pub quizzes. It's common knowledge that drinking...

Rosé Wine Jam Is Here To Spice Up Your Morning Toast

If there's on thing we love to see, it's the absolute saints that take it upon themselves to combine our favourite eats with our favourite drinks to create the ultimate mouth fodder...

Gin & Tonic Sausages Are Here To Make Your Summer BBQ Boozy & Delicious

A butcher has come up with his very own line of alcohol-inspired sausages to make sure BBQ season is as boozy as it is delicious. Because it's not a party until a sausage comes out...

10 Festive Dinner Essentials That'll Make You A Hit This Christmas

We can pretend that what we love most at Christmas is the presents or the good TV, but let's be honest: It's all about the Christmas dinner. But actually making such a feast is...

Ready Made Angel Delight Pots Now Exist And We Couldn't Be Happier

Sweet-toothed pudding fans with a penchant for ready made, sweet tasting goodness, get ready to meet your new addiction: Angel Delight in a pot. That's right, the snack from our...

You Can Now Try Rachel's Thanksgiving Beef Trifle From Friends For Yourself

As all Friends fans will know, Rachel's Thanksgiving beef trifle in 'The One Where Ross Got High' will go down in history as one of the best food blunders, and will forever be...

This New Type Of G&T Will Whet Your Appetite This Dry January

Nothing says 'weekend' quite like the first sip of an ice cold gin and tonic on a Friday evening. Up until that sacred time, you've been fuelled by a diet of overpriced chain-cafe...

Gin-Flavoured Ice Cream Is Here And We're Salivating At The Thought

What could be tastier than an ice-cold gin and tonic in the height of summer? Nothing tbh. But what if you could satisfy your G&T craving with a scoop of gin-flavoured ice cream...

A Waitress Used A Hot Dog As A Tampon Then Watched A Customer Eat It

If recent events haven't been enough to make you want to stop the world and get off, this story will. If you're partial to hot dog or two and you're reading this, it's too late...

You Can Finally Get Your McDonald's Delivered To Your Door With UberEats!

Say goodbye to shuffling into McDonald's with the hangover from hell and wearing yesterday's floordrobe clothes because you can finally get your legendary flat sausage muffin...