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The Last Word

The Last Word

Let’s start at the beginning, what do you eat for breakfast? Lots of fruit. I’ll occasionally treat myself to an English breakfast – but not too often! What about your go-to guilty pleasure? I’m definitely a carnivore. I love beef and ...

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Happy food!

Happy food!

We all know that food can be therapy, but the preparation can be a chore. Enter chef Catriona Macdougall, who we reckon has hit on something big with her new venture, Cook Yourself Happy, as Dean Bailey discovers Food and ...

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Ice Ice Baby

Ice Ice Baby

We take a tour of some of the best ice cream parlours and gelato producers in the North East Ice Bar Heading North from appetite HQ, a trip to the Ice Bar in Morpeth is highly recommended. The ice cream ...

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I scream, you scream!

I scream, you scream!

How about it? Fancy making some ice cream/ fro-yo but put off by the fact you don’t have a maker? Worry not, folks – these recipes will see you through… Nutella ice cream Lemon curd ice cream Green tea ice ...

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Summer daze

Summer daze

The sky is blue and the sun is shining – what more excuse do you need to picnic? Here’s our pick of the season’s best recipes from our favourite producers Cherry tomato, watercress and mozzarella puff pastry tart Blackberry almond ...

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Perfect puddings

Perfect puddings

Helen Doyle, head pastry chef of 21 Hospitality Group, shares her favourite recipes from 21, Caffe Vivo, Broad Chare and 21 at Fenwick White Chocolate, Lemon and Raspberry Cake Strawberry and cream macaroons Strawberry Pavlova Panna Cotta with Poached Peaches ...

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The Last Word

The Last Word

This month: Martin Charlton, Boathouse food group Let’s start at the beginning, what do you eat for breakfast? I tend to keep it simple; porridge, Greek yoghurt and our family favourite Chain Bridge honey. Sounds good, what about your go-to guilty ...

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Salad days

Salad days

The sun’s shining, the birds are singing, and we’re all over a healthy summer. Enjoy these recipes, no guilt required… Remember rosemary This month’s food fad of the season award goes to school kids nationwide who are dosing up on ...

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Be our guest

Be our guest

It’s the height of summer and there’s no better time to relax and spend hours over an indulgent afternoon tea – here are some of our favourite places… Bradley Gardens Bradley Gardens’ afternoon tea is a classic affair, served in ...

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Summer lovin’

Summer lovin’

It’s time to go outside, folks, and these dishes are just perfect for dining al fresco … Balsamic-glazed shallot, dolcelatte and asparagus tart Chicken and mozzarella sandwich loaf Sticky chicken wings with a spring onion & celery blue cheese dip ...

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