Dinner

Five Common Mistakes to Avoid When Making Dinner

Jules Clancy | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Jules Clancy

I often ask people what their top roadblocks are to eating a healthy meal each night. The answers I hear the most include finding the time, motivation and energy to prepare dinner. Especially after a long day of work, when you're tired and hungry, this is when dinners go to the wayside.

Mr Éric Chavot and His Culinary Haven

Max De Lucia | Posted 27.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Max De Lucia

Great food, sunshine and a move to the French military harbour of Toulon rekindled the rugby magic for Jonny Wilkinson. Unfortunately I don't think I'll have any calls coming in from Laporte to fill his boots. A shame; I do fancy the Mediterranean.

Tips & Ideas To Ensure You Time Your Dinner Party To Perfection

Huffington Post UK | Jennifer Barton | Posted 09.06.2014 | UK Lifestyle

When it comes to pulling off the perfect dinner party, it's all in the timing - and the planning. From deciding on a menu to figuring out what musi...

The Goring, London - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

A few weeks ago, I had one of the best meals I think I've ever had in London. It's a strong statement to make but the evening I experienced at The Goring Hotel was so memorable and delightful that I will remember it for a very long time.

Simply Vegetarian Florentine Quiche Recipe

Holly Bell | Posted 24.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

Is quiche not the perfect, universal crowd pleaser? It seems whenever I make it for a gathering it's Hoovered up way before everything else. I think it satisfies the angel and devil in all of us. Egg rich protein guaranteed to fill us up until the next available meal slot, combined with decadent cheese and cream.

Hotel Tresanton, St Mawes - Review

Beth Brookfield | Posted 18.05.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Beth Brookfield

Hotel Tresanton really is a delight and we had a wonderful meal there which brings back great memories just writing this. I would definitely love to visit the picturesque village of St Mawes again and if I do, a visit to Hotel Tresanton will definitely be on the cards.

Moroccan-spiced Meatballs

Linda Duffin | Posted 29.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Linda Duffin

This is a good way of using up cold beef left over from the Sunday joint if, like me, your eyes are bigger than your tummy and you ordered half a cow.

Sampling Korean Food

Ashwin Bhardwaj | Posted 30.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Ashwin Bhardwaj

Other than Samsung smartphones, the big import exciting London's bloggers is Korean food: whilst a row of Korean eateries has existed behind Centrepoint for years, the recent explosion in street-food and markets has brought Korean flavours to a wider audience. But, apparently, there's more to Korean food than mixed rice, Kimchi (fermented cabbage) and chilli pepper paste.

Making a Sunday Roast for the First Time

Ellie Lewis | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Ellie Lewis

For all the Robin Thickes out there, me deciding to make a roast dinner was not me deciding to take my rightful place in the kitchen. On a less chauvinistic note - if you've ever lived with me at university, you'd know my kitchen skills are rather average.

Entertaining With Ease

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

Hosting a great dinner party doesn't always have to mean hours of work in the kitchen and spending your night in there too. As a member of Zanussi's Easy Team, I've created my top tips, sure to have you serving up your perfect party, with no stress on the side.

Smiling for Silversmiths; Restaurant Review

Harriet Morgan | Posted 20.06.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Harriet Morgan

Some have described this as 'Yorkshire's best dining experience', the Internet gave it nothing but praise, therefore it came as no surprise to see their attempt at being featured, in the The Good Food Guide. Are they worthy? Well, I have to say they encompass the country we are proud to call home.

London: Hidden Culinary Gems

Laura Pearson-Smith | Posted 08.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Pearson-Smith

We all know the most famous and stylish places to eat, drink and snack in London; but if you scratch under the surface, there are some great lesser-known places on offer from this bustling city.

Bad Review of Unauthorised 'Father Ted' Stage Show Led to Legal Threat

John Fleming | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK Comedy
John Fleming

If you are a performer, reviewers are like Americans. It is difficult to live with them, but it is difficult to live without them.

Twitter Dinner on Me!

Jeff Brazier | Posted 10.10.2012 | Home
Jeff Brazier

To celebrate reaching 300,000 followers on Twitter recently I proposed to set a competition entitling the winner to a terrible fate, to put their lives into my hands by allowing me to visit their home and cook them and their friends a meal.

Literary Dinners: Dining Out on Fiction

David Whelan | Posted 10.07.2012 | Home
David Whelan

Haven't you heard? Literary nights out are cool again. And the coolest of the bunch, might just happen to be one which is, really, a good old-fashioned literary night in.

The World's 50 Best Restaurants of 2012

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 02.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Each year the results of the prestigious San Pellegrino World’s 50 Best Restaurants come in - and with top chefs Heston Blumenthal, Claude Bosi and ...

Supper with Zandra Rhodes | Showcasing her Autumn/Winter 2012 Collection

Akeela Bhattay | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK Style
Akeela Bhattay

Last week, British designer, the eclectic pink-haired Zandra Rhodes, hosted a dinner party for an intimate group of journalists and I was privileged to be one of the guests

20 Feet Under: Having Dinner With the Fishes

Heimir Jónasson | Posted 13.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Heimir Jónasson

I was a bit nervous placing Eldhús at the end of an old dock in Stokkseyri. When I was 12 years old working on a farm one Summer I learned how to drive a tractor backwards with a trailer full of hay.

Kyrsty Jade Hazell

The 50 Best Cookbooks Of 2011

HuffingtonPost.com | Kyrsty Jade Hazell | Posted 25.11.2011 | UK Lifestyle

From the best of British to exotic inspiration from around the globe, cupcakes created by shoe designers to Heston's family-friendly side plus instant...

Tangerine Dream: Gwyneth Paltrow Hits London Dinner In Bright Orange Frock

www.mydaily.co.uk | Posted 08.11.2011 | UK Style

Gwyneth Paltrow wowed London onlookers last night, hitting the town in a bright orange cocktail dress. The actress was attending a swanky dinner th...

Is Lunch-On-The-Go Culture Damaging Our Health?

lifestyle.aol.co.uk | Posted 25.09.2011 | UK Lifestyle

Grabbing a piece of toast as you run out of the door, picking crumbs out of your computer keyboard, bolting down your dinner in front of the televisio...