Chefs Recipe: Garden Beetroot and Apple Salad with Goats’ Cheese Mousse by Michael Caines at Lympstone Manor

The Telegraph recently called it ‘Britain’s most exciting country house hotel opening of 2017’ and we are in total agreement. Michael Caines, one of Britain’s most celebrated and best known chefs has opened the door at last to his Lympstone Manor saying, ‘Lympstone Manor is the realisation of a dream, my vision of country house hospitality…

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Chefs Recipe: Pan Fried Seabass, Carrot & Vanilla with Mussel Butter Sauce by Chris Stanley of The Airds Restaurant

Melt in the mouth food with a staggering view is what this exquisite 18th century lochside inn offers, sitting like a white jewel amidst the surrounding Argyll scenery. Perfectly remote and peaceful it was an apt setting for Robert Louis Stevenson’s “Kidnapped”. We are delighted to share this wonderful sea bass recipe from Airds’ head…

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Dining Etiquette For Christmas – The Luxury Restaurant Guide Rules For Successful Fine Dining

Much of our modern day dining etiquette is common sense and we don’t have to consciously think about: don’t tell rude jokes, cover your mouth when you cough, work from the outside of your cutlery in and most pertinent at the moment – don’t discuss politics! Many of us will still find ourselves on the…

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Chefs Recipe: Ravioli of Cornish Monkfish With Hebridean Langoustine Seafood Bisque by Kris Zachwieja of Boisdale of Belgravia

This fabulous seafood recipe takes us from one end of Britain to the other. From the Hebrides in the north to the stunning shores of Cornwall in the South, this taste of Britain’s shores will have your guests truly impressed! MONKFISH MOUSSE 400g clean monkfish meat 1 slice white bread, crust removed 20ml milk to…

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The Full List of 2016 – 2017 AA Rosette Awarded Restaurants In The UK – updated

The 2016 – 2017 UK restaurants holding 3 and above AA Rosettes are listed below including the January 2017 additions.    The hospitality industry came together on Monday in a glittering ceremony at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel on Park Lane, celebrating the very best of fine dining in the UK. The AA announced its latest…

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Chefs Recipe – Caramel Poached Pears with Cider and Mascarpone Cream by Shay Cooper, The Goring Hotel

  The prestigious Goring Hotel in Belgravia has hosted many Royals over the years including most recently The Duchess of Cambridge on the night before her marriage to Prince William. Now this 5-star star hotel, which has been run by four generations of the Goring family since 1910, is home to the incredibly talented chef Shay Cooper.…

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Six Fine Dining Restaurants Offering Healthy Eating Options

It’s the new year which means the media is full of health and well-being articles, urging you to reform and review your diet and eating habits. Thankfully, detoxing these days doesn’t mean staying in with a saucepan of cabbage soup for company. We’ve found a selection of tantalizing gourmet dining treats –  all with a…

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