10 minutes with Elena Arzak

Friday, 01 May 2015

10 minutes with Elena Arzak

We caught up with award-winning chef and Michelin-starred restaurant maestro (and all-round Queen of Basque cuisine), Elena Arzak.

I jumped at the chance to find out how Elena stays true to the culinary roots of the Basque region, while keeping at the very top of food innovation and trends – plus, why she loves all of our British puddings.

A glamorous dinner with Atul Kochhar and James Martin

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

My feast at the Britannia launch

As The Queen cracked a bottle of English fizz on the bow of P&O's magnificent new cruise ship Britannia, Sainsbury's magazine editor-in-chief Helena Lang caught up with James Martin and Atul Kochhar, who are both working hard to ensure guests have a gastronomic experience on board...

10 minutes with Tim Anderson

Monday, 27 April 2015

10 minutes with Tim Anderson

We chatted with Tim Anderson – MasterChef 2011 champion, king of Japanese cuisine and soon-to-be guest chef at our Sainsbury's mag Miele cookery masterclass – to find out about his foodie influences and favourite travels, plus how to approach cooking Japanese food...

3 of my favourite BYOBs in London

Friday, 24 April 2015

Bring your own booze...

Everyone knows that what really makes eating out expensive is the wine. So whenever it's my turn to choose a restaurant I always opt for a BYOB. Here are three of my favourites...

Cook the books – Eat Drink Paleo cookbook

Tuesday, 21 April 2015

Cook the books – Eat Drink Paleo cookbook

'Will it be mammoth steaks?' 'Pterodactyl and chips?' 'Cow's brains?'

My kids are trying to guess what I'm about to serve them up for Saturday lunch, having promised them 'caveman food'. I'm trying out a recipe from the new Eat, Drink Paleo Cookbook (Michael Joseph, £16.99) – the latest in a surge of recipes responding to the new interest in the Paleo diet.