FOOD & DRINK

Full of delicious recipes and food inspiration, take a look at all of the simple dishes below. From food reviews, step by step recipes and other foodie delights!

Food and Drink Gifts
Best Food and Drink Gifts This Christmas

Christmas time is coming and we all know that one big element of the festive season is all of the food and drink that we get to consume. We also love to gift our beloved Christmas goodies out too! Whether that be fine boxes of chocolates or a bottle of bubbly, gifting a foodie or beverage gift is always a hit.

Jam pinwheels with cherry jam
Quick and Easy Cherry Jam Pinwheels

This quick and delicious recipe is easy to make, super tasty and will go down great with the kids. Follow the below easy steps to create your own puff pastry. then add Santa Rosa Cherry Conserve, roll up and pop in the oven! As simple as that to bake your own Jam Pinwheels!

Risotto Recipe
Festive Style Turkey and Tomato Risotto Recipe

This risotto recipe is so quick and easy and all of your Christmas leftovers can be thrown in! The meal features turkey and bacon but you can swap the meat and vegetable ingredients for whatever you like. Why not try adding some leftover Brussels sprouts and roasted carrots? It is also cooked in the oven meaning you can leave it and carry on with your evening for a while, whether that is to relax or carry on with your busy festive activities. Serves three and takes approx 45 mins to cook.

Pasta Bakes
Buffalo Chicken Pasta Bake

While the holidays can be a time for new, fun and festive recipes, there is nothing more comforting than a hearty and comforting classic! Bring on the cold weather and darker days if that means we can cuddle up and indulge in some extremely flavourful comfort food. We are adding a twist to this old and familiar favourite by adding a kick – Frank’s RedHot® Buffalo Sauce melts beautifully into the dish and pairs perfectly with the creaminess of the pasta.

Parmalat UHT Cooking Cream
Easy Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Pasta Recipe

Do you crave beautiful restaurant quality creamy pasta but struggle to find the time to cook? Follow the below recipe to recreate your favourite Italian restaurant’s Easy Creamy Chicken and Mushroom Pasta.

Spaghetti and Chicken Meatballs
Simple Spaghetti With Chicken Meatballs

This easy recipe will become a new family favourite. There is nothing better than homemade comfort food that everyone will enjoy. This super tasty recipe consists of a delicious tomato based sauce, chicken meatballs and spaghetti pasta. Ready in 30 minutes, the below recipe serves three.

Easter Bunny - 1683 Chocolate Place

1683 Chocolate Place: The Ultimate Chocolate Shop

1683 Chocolate Place is located in Knowle, Solihull. After having opened 4th September 2015, the shop has grown and prospered within the last five and a half years. The chocolatier has a wide array of delicious chocolates on offer, that are available all year round.

smoked cheese
Quick Cheese Burgers For A Busy Lifestyle

This August Bank Holiday make sure you spend lots of time with family and friends. Rain or shine you can still enjoy a fabulous bank holiday feast! These super easy to make cheese burgers can be enjoyed indoors or even cooked outdoors on the bbq if the weather is so kind to us! The cheese burgers can be enjoyed with any side of your choosing but who doesn't like some chunky wedges?