Gnocchi with crab and watercress sauce

Gnocchi with crab and watercress sauce makes a great starter if you are holding a spring supper. Brown crabs are at their best and gnocchi is not as hard to…

Hatsan escort 3in. Lively and controllable.

Hatsan Escort 3in is this month’s test gun. It is a practical workhorse, the 3in-chambered, steel-shot-proofed, Turkish-made Hatsan Escort semi-automatic. The Hatsan escort 3in is imported by the well-known firm of…

Citrus, pistachio and ricotta torte.

Citrus, pistachio and ricotta torte is the perfect spring pudding for the final flourish to your dinner party. Wonderfully zesty and light, it is the perfect pud to herald the…

Edgar Degas

Edgar Degas may be better known for his ballet dancers and nudes bathing, but his racing works were far more important to the development of Impressionism. Capturing the impression of…

Grilled lamb chops with morels and spinach

Grilled lamb chops with morels and spinach prooves that it just takes a couple of well-chosen ingredients to make the humble lamb chop a fantastic main. Morels only have a…

Sheep breeds

Sheep breeds are of an astonishing variety throughout the British Isles. Johnny Scott unravels the history of sheep farming in Britain, to discover how such an incredible variety of sheep…

Game Fair guns. All lined up.

UPDATE 31/03/16: Countrylive File! has announced it is not an anti-shooting show. Read the story on Shooting UK. The Field and Country Fair, 10-12 June 2016, is looking forward to…

What to wear for Cheltenham. Coat

What to wear at Cheltenham guides often focus on the fillies. The Field’s guide to what to wear for Cheltenham: ladies is the best place to start. But for the…

The April 2016 issue of The Field

Why we LOVE labradors – and does colour make a difference? are over-and-unders really better than side-by-sides – the editor dispels the myths; what happens when hunts go visiting –…