• Natural Wine Pros
    WTF is natural wine?
    Intrigued by natural wine's kaleidoscopic flavours, hangover-dodging potential and ethical practices? Alex Fitton pops the cork on the natural wine basics
  • The Longstore
    Restaurant review: The Longstore
    Cornwall has swapped mining for dining, with the relatively recent tourism boom resulting in a rich treasury of excellent eateries such as The Longstore, discovers Rosanna Rothery
  • Fish Pie
    Falmouth fish pie recipe
    Fish pie recipes are passed down the generations in Cornish seafaring families to help make the most of the fishermen’s haul. And at The Greenbank in Falmouth, executive chef Nick Hodges serves his own granny's fish pie to guests
  • Chris Eden
    Food therapy: Chris Eden
    After 12 years at Driftwood Hotel in Cornwall, Michelin-starred chef Chris has crossed the Tamar to one of Devon’s most prestigious kitchens
  • The Cary Arms
    Win a Christmas feast at the seaside
  • St Michaels
    Win Sunday lunch at the seaside
  • The Royal Crescent Hotel
    Win festive champagne afternoon tea for two
  • The Apron
    Win three-course dining in dramatic surroundings


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

  • Mount Haven Hotel
    Porthilly oyster and potato fritters with seaweed tartare
  • Lamb with beetroot and salsa verde
    Lamb with roasted beetroot and salsa verde
  • The Scarlet Hotel's gin and tonic cupcakes
    Gin and tonic cake

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