Food and Drink

How to pickle wlanuts

How to pickle walnuts

When do I pick walnuts to pickle them and how do I pickle them? It will be my first crop from two young trees that are six or seven years…

summer wine. La Gitana.

Best summer wine 2015. Drink it now.

The best summer wine 2015 is ready to drink now. There is no season like the summer that wears its transience so sharply. The scent of a riverside lily blended…

RABI

The RABI Cream Tea Campaign is scrumptious

The Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution ‘cream tea campaign’ aims to raise the awareness of poverty within the farming community. The RABI is a welfare charity. Its charitable endeavours provide £2 million…

Apple scone recipe

Apple scone recipe. The perfect teatime treat.

Apple scones? Summer garden? All may well be right with the world. With just a small sprinkle of cinnamon and some cloudy clotted cream, summer all of a sudden becomes…

Strawberries poached in Napoleon brandy

Strawberries poached in Napoleon brandy

Strawberries poached in Napoleon brandy are indulgent without being cloying. A fresh and slightly exotic take on our standard summer time fruit. For something rather more time consuming try Andrew…

Waterloo recipe. Braised Belgian endive

Waterloo recipe: Braised Belgian endive

Waterloo recipes, or at least those with a nod to the Duke and Napoleon are at the heart of food that can be eaten this June. Trumpet victory with delicious…

Peppered salmon with saffron potatoes and spiced broth.

The top 7 best spring recipes

The top 7 best spring recipes recommended by The Field this season will encourage you to make the most of the foods in season. As spring draws on and we…

Gooseberry, lime and elderflower travel cakes

Gooseberry, lime and elderflower travel cakes

Gooseberry, lime and elderflower travel cakes are inspired bythe French idea of bringing an edible gift to a party or picnic. And the gallic influence is well worth heeding when…