• Walter Rose spring summer hamper
    Win the ultimate spring/summer hamper
    Forget the stale sarnies - impress your garden party guests with local delicacies and plump for the ultimate opulent picnic with this full-to-bursting hamper from Walter Rose & Son
  • Danish rye bread from Column Bakehouse, Plymouth
    Danish rye bread
    Jon Denley, chef manager at Column Bakehouse in Plymouth, shares his Danish rye bread recipe to celebrate Flavour Fest. Catch him at the festival which runs from June 1-3
  • Greenbank, Falmouth | Spring sharing supper
    Spring sharing suppers
    When the South West sunshine makes its spring debut, we plan to be outdoors, sipping a glass of chilled wine with friends and grazing on moreish morsels. Championing the sharing board as this year’s fuss-free party pleaser is Nick Hodges, executive chef at The Greenbank Hotel in Falmouth
  • Lee Harry, head chef at The Galley, Topsham
    Meet Lee Harry of The Galley, Topsham
    After working for Michael Caines at The Royal Clarence, Lee cooked his way around Australia before returning home to cook at The Salutation Inn. Now he's taken over the kitchen at The Galley in Topsham, hailing a new era for the bijou restaurant, discovers Rosanna Rothery


Fabulous foodie competitions to win and exclusive offers for you!

  • Praline chocolates from Willie's Cacao, Devon
    Win a muy grande chocolate haul from Willie's Cacao
  • Sun loungers and swimming pool at St Moritz, Cornwall
    Win a foodie escape to Cornwall
  • Riverford Field Kitchen
    Win an organic feast for four in Devon
  • Trevethan Gin
    Win a trio of Trevethan gins


Explore our favourite recipes from the Food Insider’s Guide – we’ve got everything from starters and salads to main dishes and desserts

  • Chestnut mushroom tagliatelle at St Enodoc Hotel in Rock, Cornwall
    Chestnut mushroom tagliatelle with smoked pancetta
  • Chicken with jerusalem artichokes
    Roast chicken breast with jerusalem artichokes
  • Gingerbread caramel brownies
    Gingerbread caramel brownies

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