Pret delights fans with their summer 2021 menu

Humous & Crudites Platter, £7.29 – A platter with cucumber and red pepper crudités, baby plum tomatoes and humous for dipping. Perfect for sharing at a picnic Smoked Salmon & Avo Platter, £8.99 – Scottish smoked salmon with sliced avocado, creamy soft cheese, sliced cucumber and freshly sliced red onion, finished with lemon wedges. (Bones may remain) Ploughman’s … Read more

Gordon Ramsay takes apart his Costa bacon roll and calls barista an ‘idiot sandwich’

Gordon Ramsay has slammed Costa for charging £3 for ‘microwaved bacon’. The Scotland-born celebrity chef, 54, took to TikTok to review the coffee chain’s Drive Thru, jokingly branding a barista an ‘idiot sandwich’. In a series of clips, which has racked up more than 20 million views, the chef visited a local coffee shop where … Read more

The 70 best pubs in the UK for outdoor drinking

LONDON  Pergola Paddington An expansive outdoor dining and bar area just a short walk from Paddington Station with fully covered seating areas The Churchill Bar & Terrace Cocktail bar in Marylebone with heated outdoor terrace The Express Tavern Traditional coaching inn in Brentford with fully weatherproofed garden The Keep of Brook Green Pub, restaurant and … Read more

Marks & Spencer joins the hard seltzer trend by launching 75 calories alcoholic sparkling water

Marks & Spencer has delighted fans by launching their own brand of hard seltzers. Famed for their canned cocktail range, affectionately known as ‘tinnies’,  the upmarket British retailer has launched three flavours of alcoholic sparkling water, which has taken the US by storm in recent years.        Last summer, famed brand White Claw, who account for more … Read more

Sydney dietitian Rebecca Gawthorne offers a look inside her shopping trolley

A dietitian has offered a look inside her shopping trolley and the go-to staples she buys every week to ensure she stays healthy all year round.  Rebecca Gawthorne, from Sydney, shared a vibrant picture showing 26 grocery items – including fresh salmon, tinned beans and chickpeas, eggs, wholegrain bread, Greek yoghurt, peanut butter and plain … Read more

Sydney dietitian Rebecca Gawthorne offers a look inside her shopping trolley

A dietitian has offered a look inside her shopping trolley and the go-to staples she buys every week to ensure she stays healthy all year round.  Rebecca Gawthorne, from Sydney, shared a vibrant picture showing 26 grocery items – including fresh salmon, tinned beans and chickpeas, eggs, wholegrain bread, Greek yoghurt, peanut butter and plain … Read more

Marco Pierre White accuses Michelin of only giving three stars to restaurants to ‘make headlines’

Marco Pierre White has accused the Michelin of only giving three stars to restaurants to they can ‘take them away and make headlines’.  The Leeds-born chef, 59, who in 1994 became the youngest ever and first British chef to get the rare trio of stars, said ‘it’s obvious’ why Michelin has pushed the number of … Read more