It seems that the USA is a nation of cake and chili lovers. Who knew? Obviously we know that different food cultures run deep in North America but, buoyed on by maps based around etymology and surnames, we wondered what the geography behind the country’s favorite recipes looks like. So…

cheese and jalapeno bites recipe

After going through a bit of a healthy phase with my cooking, I’ve come out the other side craving something a little bit more…

Dry red wines are a sophisticated bunch. Their complexity evokes a whole range of flavors that picking the right one to pair with specific food can be a complicated decision. To help you, we have listed six of our favorite types of dry red wine, along with recommended bottles for…

Serving up 11 incredible octopus recipes for you to indulge in It gets a bad rep and it’s daunting as hell to try to cook, but octopus is… ahem… making waves. When cooked right and with the best ingredients, its tender meat is almost unmatched. And what’s even better is…

Only realising you’re short of a crucial ingredient at the very moment you need it is something that’s happened to all of us. Some of us are lucky enough to live close enough to a store in order to get it, but this isn’t always possible for everyone. In other…