The top five fromageries in Paris


Check out Patricia Well’s favourite Paris fromageries   If all France had to offer the world of gastronomy was bread, cheese, and wine, that would be enough for me. Each element in the trinity is made by the hands of men and women, and each is a  [...]

Who’s bluffing now?


Neil Davey is the author of The Bluffer’s Guide to Food . So if he teels you about the five places to dine before you die, is he bluffing and having alaugh at getting one over the reader or is this genuine?

Eating Welsh cakes


They plan to put Bala – up in Snowdonia – into the Guinness Book of Records by cooking the largest Welsh cake in the world.

is this the UK’s tastiest festival?


The organisers claim that the Leeds’ annual Food and Drink Festival, back for its eighth year and starting on May 23rd, wants to become the biggest and best urban food festival in the UK. Only those that visit the festival can judge.

The cherry capital of the world?


Did you know that the US state of Michigan was the cherry capital of the world? No, nor did I

Indian desserts


Being rather fond of Indian food, I confess that I can only think of one occasion when I have managed to eat the main course and ask for a pudding, Usually, the main is so filling that anything more would be gluttony.

June food fests

Halifax foodfest last year; this year its even bigger

Sunny weather is forecast for most of us this weekend which is just as well considering that two of the best food events are happening and that both are outdoors.

Illinois Wine Country

wine tasting is just one summer pleasure

One state you may not think of as a wine growing area is Illinois yet there are over 100 wineries and it is one of the top 12 producers in the United States.

Grenada: Sea, sugar cane and spice

so many rums to try!

Lynn Houghton visits Grenada to check out the 4th Annual Rum and Beer Festival and falls in love with Caribbean cooking and BBs Crabback in the process.