The Field

Blackcurrant clafoutis

Forget the traditional clafoutis with black cherries and try this blackcurrant variety. This fruity, French baked dessert is perfectly “non eggy”, so you can really enjoy the tartness of the…

Skoda Kodiaq

The styling is stunning and the cabin bright with excellent visibility – Charlie Flindt is impressed with the new SUV on the block, the Skoda Kodiaq. Even his tipsy teenagers…

Warm grouse, plum, blue cheese and walnut salad

Salad is certainly manly enough for the shoot day lunch, but if you can’t be convinced it also makes a great supper party starter. Philippa Davis’ warm grouse, plum, blue…

Rachel Carrie

For Rachel Carrie, it all began with a Webley air pistol and a challenge: hit all the targets first go. She triumphed and has since shot clays competitively, become renowned…

Ticks

The British countryside is reasonably safe from dangerous wildlife, but infection-spreading ticks are on the rise. It is important to check yourself and your dog for the parasite, and to…

Grouse ravioli with grouse broth

Making your own pasta may seem like a laborious task, but grouse is certainly deserving of the attention. Philippa Davis’ grouse ravioli with grouse broth makes an impressive supper. There’s…

Rescue a gundog

There are many good dogs out there looking for good homes, but some of them have gundog training. You may not get a field trial champion, as David Tomlinson explains,…