Tag: recipe

A taste of summer

It was a stomach-rumbling job putting together this year’s summer brochure, so tempting were the photographs of Head Chef Stewart Turner’s dishes. We’ve persuaded him to part with three simple, delicious recipes. To kick off, try this easy nut mix (just right with a chilled glass of Fino). This moreish nut mix is a staple […]

A taste of Bordeaux: canelés

As the Bordeaux 2015 campaign begins, our Head Chef Stewart Turner offers a classic Bordelais recipe for canelés while Richard Veal suggests appropriate accompaniments. On the table: These little cakes are as much a part of Bordeaux as its wines, and have been in and out of fashion probably as often.  A cake with a rich […]

Essential ingredients: wild garlic

With Storm Katie behind us, it seems that spring has finally arrived, bringing with it a host of new seasonal ingredients. Here our Head Chef Stewart Turner brings wild garlic into the kitchen and Demetri Walters MW proposes possible vinous pairings. On the table: When wild garlic makes its first appearance in the kitchen in […]

Essential ingredients: rhubarb

This month our Head Chef Stewart Turner highlights the versatility of rhubarb, with its mouth-watering balance of sweet and sour, while Demetri Walters MW suggests the wines which work with the season’s slender stems. On the table: Rhubarb comes in two distinct styles – the hardy outdoor-grown, and the delicate “forced” or Champagne rhubarb, which […]