Jamie Oliver's 'elegant' prawn pasta dish will be on your table in 15 minutes

Telly chef Jamie Oliver's delicious recipe for his creamy prawn linguine is perfect for anyone looking for a tasty meal that can be whipped up in no time at all

Best supermarket red wines 2023 from Malbec to Rioja

Best supermarket red wines 2023 from Malbec to Rioja - We’ve scoured the supermarkets to discover the brilliant reds that won’t break the bank

Easy oven baked eggs recipe makes 'breakfast ready to go' any day of the week

Breakfast eggs don't have to be saved for the weekend, in fact, they can be enjoyed on any day of the week with this recipe.

12 best champagnes for New Year’s Eve that will make your celebrations sparkle

12 best champagnes for New Year’s Eve that will make your celebrations sparkle - Pop a bottle from our best champagne review as you welcome in 2024

Lidl forced to rename bread after being accused of misleading customers in 'sourfaux' row

The Real Bread Campaign argued that the Lidl “Sourdough Rye Crusty Bloomer” contains yeast, which is not traditionally found in sourdough

Jamie Oliver's easy sausage pasta bake ‘beats takeaways' and is ready in under one hour

Pasta bakes are popular dinners because they are easy and delicious. Here's Jamie Oliver's sausage pasta bake, ready in under an hour.

Cadbury's introduces Christmas tin with iconic chocolate that's 'perfect for kids'

OMG yes please!

How to spend less time in the kitchen during the holidays

Tips on how to cut down on cooking time with more time to relax.

Cook Brussels sprouts that are 'crispy and deliciously golden' with easy air fryer recipe

Brussels sprouts are like Marmite - you either love them or hate them. But with an air fryer, boiled greens can be turned into something quite delicious.

Efrat's pancake recipe to boost morale

What child doesn't adore pancakes?

Feel-good recipes that only take 15 minutes

Feel-good recipes that only take 15 minutes - Spending 15 minutes a day cooking a quick, healthy meal, moving your body or getting to sleep earlier can change your life, says Joe Wicks

5 ways to prepare your restaurant for the festive season

Here are a few things you can do as a restaurateur to ensure that money jingles into your restaurant’s cash drawer during this hectic season.

'Perfect for a winter cake': Easy parsnip traybake recipe is a twist on a British classic

Carrot cake is a British classic when it comes to baking, but its parsnip alternative - not so much. That said, it's the perfect recipe all the while parsnips are in season.

Sourdough or sourfaux? How to spot ‘fake’ supermarket bread

It’s the worst nightmare of the sourdough-munching middle classes: that the rye sourdough loaf you brought home from the supermarket might, in fact, be “sourfaux.” Quelle horreur. And yet it’s more common than you might think. The Real Bread Campaign has just celebrated a victory against Lidl, which has changed the name of its Sourdough Rye Crusty ...

Savvy chef cooks full slap-up Christmas dinner for just £20

TikToker Meals by Mitch relied on his local Aldi store in Walsall, West Midlands for the ingredients for his feast, which left viewers praising the proud Wolverhampton local.

RECIPE: Greek salad platter with cheat’s poached eggs for a cool and easy lunch or dinner

With the right ingredients and strategic plating, party platters can easily be the prettiest (and tastiest) way to please guests.

21 alternative Christmas recipes from top British chefs

21 alternative Christmas recipes from top British chefs - From Iberico pork wellington to a Swedish beer cocktail, these recipes will make this year’s Christmas menu one to remember, says Hannah Twiggs

Gordon Ramsay's ‘very simple' apple crumble recipe is a ‘beautiful'' winter dessert

Whether you are looking for a simple dessert to make or looking for a holiday pudding, this "very simple" apple crumble can be made in less than 30 minutes.

Apple and cinnamon scones recipe

Be sure not to overwork the dough for these – just pull everything together, so that it stays light. Serve with a good seasonal jam. London Borough of Jam do blackberry and bay or damson and black pepper, both delicious. If you can’t find buttermilk, use a mixture of whole milk and yoghurt, stirring them together. Timings Prep time: 20 minutes Cook...

Recipe of the Day: Chicken coconut fried rice [Video]

Make your life easier and tastier with this easy and healthy chicken coconut fried rice recipe, best enjoyed with your family.

Food inflation is crazy: It’s time you grew your own herbs at HOME

You might say you can't grow your own herbs at home, but it’s cheap, easy and a great outdoor activity that adds flavour to your cooking.

Nigella Lawson's simple pea and pesto soup recipe needs just five ingredients

This pea and pesto soup is a hearty winter favourite and a Nigella Lawson classic, that will quickly become a midweek go-to during the colder months - and it's so easy to make

Expert tips for crafting the perfect restaurant menu

Restaurants can learn how to create a menu that fits their cuisine and style.

The best champagne deals for December 2023: Stock up on bottles of bubbly this Christmas

The best champagne deals for December 2023: Stock up on bottles of bubbly this Christmas - From individual bottles to cases of six, here’s where you can pick up some fizz at a purse-friendly price

Professional FAQs: Are Shallots Good To Eat Raw?

Expert opinion from Georgios Christos Bakolas Master Science in Sport Nutrition · 3 years of experience · UK Shallots have a mild flavour that can make them an ideal ingredient to a variety of dishes such as salads, pizzas, dressings and as garnish in many foods. There is no scientific evidence that suggests that the consumption of raw shallots is ...

Mixologist divides opinion with festive margarita made using broccoli

British cocktail guru Jack Sotti, has stunned his followers by creating a margarita for the festive season - using Tenderstem broccoli. His creation, is dubbed 'The Broctail'.

Roasted hake on tomato and mushroom lentils

During the hot festive season, you should try this tasty and healthy roasted hake on tomato and mushroom lentils recipe.

Aldi’s best-selling pre-made cocktails are back – and 47% cheaper than rival supermarket

Sip, sip, horray!

What ‘Minger’ really tastes like – and more super-smelly cheeses to try this Christmas

The newest addition to the cheese aisle at Asda is causing a stink – literally. The aroma of the provocatively named Minger cheese, which has been listed in 54 Scottish stores ahead of Christmas, has been described as “brutal on the nose”, “simply bad” and so powerful it “dominates the room”. And those are just the words of the cheesemaker himself....

Professional FAQs: Do Cocoa Beans Go Bad?

Expert opinion from Melinda De Ridder Registered Dietitian · 4 years of experience · South Africa The cocoa bean is the seed of the cocoa tree. This type of bean is best kept in a dry, cool, sealed location. Cocoa beans can go bad, especially when coming into contact with moisture or liquid (this will cause mold, germinate, or slate). Under control...

Mary Berry's spiced tomato soup 30 minute recipe is perfect for a ‘cold winter's day'

Tomato soup is always the perfect dish to have on a cold day, and Mary Berry has revealed she has a recipe to take this classic winter meal to the next level.

Mrs Griffiths had a recipe for waste

Re your article on trying to reduce consumption and waste (The long read, 28 November), I recall our family holiday in Aberporth, Wales, in 1961, when I was 15. We stayed with Mrs Griffiths, whose waste was mostly either composted or burned on her kitchen stove. Only tins remained, which were hammered flat with a stone and collected by the council once a year. She was ahead of her time. Bravo! Roger Forshaw Romsey, Hampshire . Thank you for the...

Spiced citrus shortbread recipe

You can do more complicated decorations – and get out your piping bag – if you enjoy that kind of thing, but snowy Christmas trees always seem lovely to me. Make sure to get royal icing sugar instead of the regular kind – it gives you a thicker mixture, which coats biscuits more effectively – and add the juice little by little. You can colour the i...

Retro Pick n Mix box with 'great variety of sweets' just £10 in sale

It works out cheaper than buying through Pick n Mix websites

The 6 ingenious hacks for used Gü pots after 'revolutionary' solution

From serving other food items in them to using the pots as part of a homemade arts and crafts items, read on below for x ingenious ways to make use of the Gü pots cluttering your kitchen.

How to make a 'fully loaded' Christmas dinner for under £20 from Aldi - for six hungry people

A savvy cook has given a step-by-step guide to making a budget Christmas dinner, and it cost him under £20 to cook with all the trimmings. People can't wait to replicate the feast

How to make easiest ever beetroot and sweet potato crisps - 'guilt-free and totally tasty'

Beetroot and sweet potato are part of the root vegetable family. They are super versatile veggies but taste rather delicious baked into crisps.

Christmas pudding with English ale recipe

This Christmas pudding evolved over the years and now I never change it. I like to use tart as well as sweet dried fruit, and buy the best you can. Timings Prep time: 2 days Cooking time: 2 hours Serves 10 Ingredients 200g dried fruit (sour cherries, cranberries, apples, pears, figs) 75g each raisins, currants and sultanas 200ml Theakston Old Pecul...

Bar du Champagne: new Covent Garden wine bar dedicated to rare and unusual fizz

Bar du Champagne: new Covent Garden wine bar dedicated to rare and unusual fizz - The bistro will serve classic French dishes alongside famous and lesser-known wines

9 best slow cookers, tried and tested for effortless and energy-efficient dinners

9 best slow cookers, tried and tested for effortless and energy-efficient dinners - Enjoy delicious, healthy meals without the fuss

How to grow grapes – for healthy vines and great harvests

From propagating to harvesting and everything in between - discover how to succeed with grape vines

Best creamy Biltong Potjie recipe for South Africans

If you want a delicious twist on a traditional potjie, a creamy Biltong Potjie recipe is just what you need. Read on for a memorable Biltong Potjie recipe!

How to make Jamie Oliver's boozy Guinness and beef stew - it's actually super healthy

A hearty Irish stew is hard to beat on a winter's day. Jamie Oliver's rendition is lean, warming and delicious.

Best gifts for wine lovers, from vino subscriptions to wine tasting for two

Best gifts for wine lovers, from vino subscriptions to wine tasting for two - Whether they love red or white, they’ll want to raise a toast to these brilliant boozy gifts

M&S’s Christmas hampers for 2023 are filled with festive treats that will go down a storm with foodies

M&S’s Christmas hampers for 2023 are filled with festive treats that will go down a storm with foodies - We’ve got a real hankering for these hampers

Make your Brussels sprouts taste better - 5 min prep makes them 'golden and caramelised'

Brussels sprouts are a Christmas staple although many are not too fond of them. Here's how to make this divisive vegetable a delight for everyone.

‘Festive and superb': Jamie Oliver's roast duck recipe labelled ‘sensational' by fans

Jamie Oliver has shared his household-favourite recipe with his cooking fans, and they can't get enough.

This Australian sparkling wine has been named 'best in the world'

An Australian wine has been crowned 'best in the world' and applauded for its 'unique' flavour at the annual Global Fine Wine Challenge.

This £17 mini chopper is a game changer for cutting onions without crying

This £17 mini chopper is a game changer for cutting onions without crying - It’s a time-saving, versatile gadget that makes meal prep a breeze

Mary Berry's ultimate marinade hack to make sure your meat dishes always taste amazing

Mary Berry is a baking legend, but her knowledge extends far beyond cakes and pastries, as she has a marinating tip that is a complete game-changer.