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  Are you hungry? Unfortunately our tasty treats are just virtual, but if you’re interested in food and drink we can whet your appetite with this blog. While Food n Drink used to be a print publication, it has now moved with the times, and provides an online magazine and food and drink directory. This

John Ross Jr launches new Prawn Cocktail in time for Christmas

If there are two foods that never go out of fashion, it’s smoked salmon and prawn cocktail, which is why foodies will be delighted with John Ross Jr (Aberdeen) Ltd’s decision to launch a premium take on 1980s dinner party favourite, Prawn Cocktail, in time for the festive season. The latest addition from the artisan

Virgin Wines reports 50 per cent year on year increase

Following the recent news from Kantar Worldpanel with the announcement that sparkling wine is the fastest-growing alcohol in Great Britain, Virgin Wines, the leading UK wine retailer has announced that its sales of sparkling wines has seen a staggering 50 per cent year on year increase, with over 68,000 bottles sold to-date in 2014. Prosecco

RECIPE: Italian Baked Fish With Tomato Sauce

‘Al Cartoccio’ means ‘in paper’. This Cirio & Filippo Berio’s Classic Italian dish is incredibly quick and easy to prepare with all ingredients placed on a piece of parchment. This dish is traditionally served in Italy on Christmas Eve and you can use any firm white fish such as cod or haddock. PREP TIME: 15

RECIPE: Newby’s Masala Chai – A Taste of Winter

Translating as ‘spiced tea’ from Hindi, Masala Chai is a fantastically fragrant traditional Indian drink, full of the flavours of winter. Using the finest Assam black tea, Newby’s blend combines cardamom, clove, cinnamon, black pepper and ginger – making it the perfect everyday winter warmer. For added seasonal spice, brew in a large teapot with

Cuipo with conscientious brands around the world helping persevere rainforests

  With around 40 brands already available on UK shelves, and sales closing in on the £100m mark, it will take something special for a new entry product to make an impact on the coconut water market. Buko Organic Coconut Water believe however that, through a unique partnership, they have what it takes to make

RECIPE: Parma Ham, Gorgonzola, Sage and Pumpkin Halloween Risotto

Surprise your guests this Halloween with this scarily satisfying Parma Ham, gorgonzola, sage and pumpkin risotto. Sweat onion and garlic in olive oil until soft and add half of the chopped sage. Stir in risotto rice and pumpkin and fry. Add in white wine and vegetable stock until the liquid has been absorbed. Add in

Julian Jeffs’ 6th edition of Sherry published

The sixth edition of Julian Jeffs’ classic work Sherry is published by Infinite Ideas this November as the third book in its Classic Wine Library. In 1956 Julian Jeffs got a job (by chance) in the sherry bodega of Williams & Humbert. Having decided he needed to learn all there was to know about sherry

Winter Warmers from Fun Food Gadget Creators Gourmet Gadgetry

With a passion for fine dining and entertaining in style Gourmet Gadgetry are renowned for producing creative cookware electricals for the home. ‘Fun Food Gadgets’ make the perfect gift for those who like to have fun in the kitchen, host parties or are celebrating a special occasion. This innovative range of cookware appliances encourages it’s

Introducing The New Supermilk From Hotel Chocolat

The new Supermilk from Hotel Chocolat has all the pleasure of milk chocolate and all the power of dark. 65% of pure cocoa, a splash of milk and less sugar than a dark chocolate bar. A decadently high cocoa content means that it takes just a smaller portion of Supermilk to satisfy a chocolate craving.

Essex based La Sala fully booked ahead of launch

With just days to go until the official opening of La Sala in Essex, all tables for Friday and Saturday nights at the highly anticipated social dining restaurant are booked for the coming three months. With 2000 covers booked within the first two weeks of their booking system going live , the team are gearing

OXO’s new Baker’s Dusting Wand For That Magic Touch

Everyone finds from time to time they could do with a little helping hand in the kitchen when it comes to baking; someone to spread a little magic as we create our beautiful bakes. With OXO’s latest kitchen gadget, the Baker’s Dusting Wand, you can wave your magic wand, effortlessly dusting your cakes and bakes