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  • The-Crown-at-Bray-roast-pork

    The pub roast is coming home

    Release the Yorkies! No need to slave over a roast or wrangle with the new socially distant dining. We've found 10 of the best Sunday lunches all available to takeaway. Eat, drink, stay in your PJs

  • White geometric bowl full of green salad chicken and croutons

    A pimped up chicken salad

    I declare salad season officially open! This hearty chicken one is easy-peasy to make but packed with flavour.

  • Freedom! 22 pubs with fab gardens

    Praise be, the pubs are opening - and just in time for summer weather! Here are the best pub gardens to enjoy a socially-distanced sip in across Berkshire. Cheers!

  • Giffords Circus recipe Eton mess

    Recipe inspiration, courtesy of Giffords Circus (yes, really!)

    Roll up, roll up! ... Put some razzle-dazzle back into mealtime monotony with a double whammy of scrumptious, summery dishes from Giffords Circus' new cookbook.

  • Mirepoix Dine In At Home fine dining home dining experience

    7 of the best posh takeaways

    Gagging to sink your teeth into some chefy posh nosh? Don't wait until lockdown lift off, your training starts now with Berkshire's fanciest takeaways.

  • Glug! Vineyards in the Berkshire ‘hood.

    English wine is officially having a moment - and what better time to try it than in English Wine Week? Top up your glass with a drop from one of these local Berkshire vineyards.

  • The Pig smoked burger recipe

    Smokin’! Cook THIS for Father’s Day

    The weather's looking promising for Father's Day on Sunday, so fire up the BBQ and rustle up this bad boy for the best blokes in your life. Just add beer.

  • Heston Blumenthal's Hind's Head Bray Tomato Salad

    Recipe: posh tomato salad, m’lady?

    Light, fresh, and the perfect summer serve, sink your chops into Heston's posh Tomato Salad. The secret is all in the prep.

  • West Berkshire Brewery Dragon Hill Gin

    Local ginspiration… Hic!

    It's World Gin Day, so what better reason to pick up a bottle (or two) of these delicious local tipples? Add tonic, ice and a slice, and relaaaax.

  • Heston's Hinds Head at Home Takeaway menu

    Michelin star takeaway! It can be done

    Excitement levels are high: Heston's Michelin star gastropub The Hind's Head has launched takeaway menus. Check out my review and prepare to salivate.

  • Provençal fougasse with green and black olives

    Lockdown is the perfect time to get to grips with our favourite chewy loaf: sourdough. Ready, set, bake with this savoury share-and-tear number (you can skip the sharing bit if you like).

  • Restaurants with rooms

    Dreaming of a foodie getaway? We've scoured the Muddy counties for hotel stays with serious culinary credentials for when lock-down lifts. Tuck in.

  • The best brunch in town

    The most lipsmackingly indulgent meal of the day and we have 47 of the best ones to tempt you with, from vegan to full English, flat white to green detox. Just add friends and a hangover.

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