Catch big trout

The mayfly season is as fickle as the fish it frenzies, so follow Charles Rangeley-Wilson’s advice on how to catch big trout. Above all, forbearance is key – and don’t…

Asparagus and feta pastries

Philippa Davis’ Greek-inspired asparagus and feta pastries are parcel-sized perfection, when you have had your fill of spears with hollandaise sauce. Serve alongside a salad or simply straight from the…

Jaguar F-Pace 300 Sport

The new Jaguar F-Pace 300 Sport is big and brash, but Charlie Flindt finds that it is still a force to be reckoned with. For more, the Range Rover Sport…

The Field

King of all you survey – Britain’s perfect sporting estates that fulfil the dream; Holland & Holland’s amazing pair of side-by-side-by-sides – triple-barralled firepower for driven partridges and grouse; How…

How to make a whisky cocktails

Wheel out the whisky for summer with our guide on how to make a whisky cocktail. Use a smoky single malt – if you dare – for Philippa Davis’ Reach…

7 best autumn recipes

Raid the drinks cabinet for that bottle of whisky, but not for dram. Whisky is excellent for adding some extra zing to game suppers and spiced fruity desserts. For example,…

How to find pignuts

Follow our guide on how to find pignuts – a hidden treasure for wild foragers. In May and June, pignuts can be found growing in woods, meadows and on verges…

Breda 12-bore Zenith L

The new Breda 12-bore Zenith L is well-made and offers value for money, finds Michael Yardley. It could make a useful high-bird gun – and is future-proof with steel-shot proofing.…

Best cocktails to make at home

Chosing the right cocktail to suit the occasion is one of those important decisions that should not be left to chance. Keep your spirits level

Make homemade Pimm's

Learn how to make homemade Pimm’s to enjoy this summer essential without sharpening your elbows at the supermarket. A word of warning though – it’s a touch stronger than the…