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On the grapevine

Sophie Farrah meets the Tooting collective producing vineyard-quality quaff from grapes grown in the city’s gardens and allotments



The Good Food Guide is a prestigious selection of the UK's best restaurants which has been published annually since 1951 more

22 Sep 2017 16:53 Food

As Halloween looms it can mean only one thing: pumpkin carving! Get the most out of your gorgeous gourd with Nicola Secrett's special pumpkin cake recipe for the leftovers more

21 Sep 2017 14:28 Recipes

Picking pumpkins this month? Catherine Whyte rounds up Surrey’s premier plots more

21 Sep 2017 14:17 Food

Eating out in Dorking is about to get swimmingly good. Stellar chef Steve Drake tells Catherine Whyte about his new restaurant, catching the stars and why he doesn’t fear the big beasts more

19 Sep 2017 16:53 Food

Christmas dinner is the biggest meal of the year! Here, our editors pick the very best butchers in Surrey & SW London for a magnificent meaty banquet more

19 Sep 2017 13:02 Food

Double, double toil and trouble: Sophie Farrah finds South West London’s most devilish delights and terrifying tipples this Halloween more

19 Sep 2017 12:13 Food

With cold nights and outdoor festivities on the horizon, it’s time for some toasty toasts, says Margaret Clancy more

18 Sep 2017 12:45 Wine

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A basic pie crust recipe from our friends at the Hummingbird Bakery more

15 Sep 2017 10:43 Recipes

With an excellent selection of craft beer, sparking choice of G&T and impressive variety of food, The Tap Tavern is a welcome addition to Richmond's High Street, says Fiona Adams more

15 Sep 2017 10:24 Food

Mouth watering meaty magnificence and the best baklava you could hope for outside of Istanbul, William Gadsby Peet is blown away by the authentic Turkish cuisine on offer at Roka the Square in Bagshot more

12 Sep 2017 15:20 Food

4 STARS. A firm favourite of foodies for miles around, Catherine Whyte enjoys an evening of Parisian elegance at The French Table in Surbiton more

11 Sep 2017 11:07 Food

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Billed as Surrey’s most anticipated restaurant opening for years, Catherine Whyte visits The Ivy Cobham Brasserie to find out whether the reality lives up to the hype more

24 Aug 2017 11:57 Food

Richmond’s Pitcher and Piano is the place to be for evening drinks and food more

22 Aug 2017 11:57 Food

As the craft beer craze continues, Sophie Farrah meets the brothers behind Barnes’ new microbrewery, Jeffersons more

22 Aug 2017 10:38 Food

Chef Heather Hayes from Cooking by the Canal du Midi shares one of her favourite recipes for a classically debonair French dish more

21 Jul 2017 12:17 Recipes

Taking a cookery course is the perfect way to upskill in the kitchen. Age and gender are no object, says Catherine Whyte more

21 Jul 2017 11:08 Food

As Raymond Blanc opens the doors of his brand new Brasserie Blanc on the river at Fulham Reach, Sophie Farrah pops in to see if it’s a case of ‘ooh la la’ or more ‘je ne sais quoi’ more

19 Jul 2017 14:43 Food


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Not first past the post but the Running Horses in Mickleham still goes the distance, says Catherine Whyte more

18 Jul 2017 17:24 Food