Category: food & drink

The Cornish Arms

The Cornish Arms, St Merryn review

The Cornish Arms is situated in St Merryn, about 10 minutes’ walk from where we stayed on our Cornwall trip and is owned by Rick Stein. Rick Stein has lots of restaurants and food...

Herd steak

Herd Steakhouse, Matlock review

This weekend we finally got to try out the hotly anticipated new restaurant in Matlock, Herd Steakhouse. A group of us went for dinner before going to see one of my friends singing with...

The Rectory

The Rectory, Chesterfield review

I had quite high hopes for The Rectory which opened in Chesterfield a couple of months ago as I’d heard good things from a few people. Chesterfield’s food and drink scene is actually pretty...

olive oil

The Olive Oil Buyer’s Guide*

Olive oil is most popular in Mediterranean cooking – Spanish, Greek and Italian dishes are amongst my favourites (as well as being my favourite countries to visit!) – and everything from paella to pasta...