• Block
    Tour de fork: Devon hidden north tour
    Less well known than its south Devon sister, dig around the north of the county and you'll unearth quirky and (almost) secret insider's finds that are off the beaten track
  • Bristol spa
    Tour de fork: Bristol thrills 'n' spills tour
    Coffee cocktails, underground bars and glitzy hotels tick all the boxes for a boozy weekend in the city
  • Rick Stein's Porthleven
    Tour de fork: Cornwall Poldark tour
    A brooding hero, urgent canters across rain-lashed headlands and a Gordian knot of love entanglements – yes, Poldark is due to return to our screens this summer. So saddle up and visit some of the series’ rugged locations, along with romantic places to stop over and savour Cornish cooking
  • Bath Gin
    Tour de fork: Bath pride 'n' produce tour
    Greedy weekenders will find more to Bath than Georgian architecture and Austen. We can't promise dinner à deux with Darcy, but our itinerary will deliver encounters to swoon over
  • Soar Mill Cove
    Win a sumptuous Salcombe escape
  • Greenbank Hotel
    Win overnight feasting in Falmouth
  • Inn at Fossebridge
    Win a champagne retreat in the Cotswolds
  • St Moritz
    Win a glam Cornish break


Explore our favourite recipes from the Food Insider’s Guide – we’ve got everything from starters and salads to main dishes and desserts

  • pistachio nougat
    Pistachio nougat
  • Crispy oysters
    Crispy oysters with pickled cucumbers and lemon mayonnaise
  • Toffee apple crumble
    Toffee apple crumble
  • Venison and chocolate casserole
    Venison and chocolate casserole

Insider’s find

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Inspire Me

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Trencherman’s – The Movie

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Extract Coffee

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