Venison cannelloni with crumbly cheese

Britain has a wealth of excellent cheeses and we must all use them more, says Philippa Davis. This venison cannelloni with crumbly cheese is an excellent place to start. For…

Game cobbler with smoked cheese scones

There is no need to stick to old faithfuls like brie and cheddar. Britain has a wealth of excellent cheeses to try. Start with Philippa Davis’ game cobbler with smoked…

Cabbage carbonara gratin

Though considered a luxury by the ancient Egyptians, Greeks and Romans, today cabbage has a far humbler reputation. Philippa Davis is on a mission to reinstate it to its former…

Butter pheasant and cabbage

Warming game suppers are exactly what is needed for these dark, January nights. Philippa Davis’ butter pheasant and cabbage makes an excellent supper for two. Cabbage was considered a luxury…

Spiced pear and ginger sauce

Whether you opt for goose, pork, partridge or pheasant for the festive feast this year, ensure the table is groaning with sides says Philippa Davis. This spiced pear and ginger…

How to cook the perfect goose

With smaller gatherings this year, the larder might not be so outrageously full but the centrepiece should still be impressive, says Philippa Davis. A depleted guest list calls for the…