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Food

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Lovers of cheddar, mozzarella, raclette, gruyere or any other cheese you can think of will be gathering in Colchester’s Charter Hall on May 12

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Ad Feature: Wivenhoe House Sunday Lunch Offer

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Three course meal and half bottle of wine for £29.50.

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Ad Feature: Wivenhoe House Winter Set Menu

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Dine with Wivenhoe House this winter in the brasserie bar and restaurant with their fantastic value winter set menu which includes five course for only £27.50 per person!

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Being home to so many wonderful places to eat choosing where to go for dinner can often be difficult. With that in mind we’ve picked 20 of our favourite places to help you decide

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After recently returning to Essex to open the Galvin Green Man pub, Nick Roberts heads into their Baker Street restaurant, Bistrot de Luxe, to see where it all began

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Restaurants

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ANYONE who knows Dunmow will know about the history of the Flitch Trials, and with Valentine’s Day almost upon us, what could be better to review than a restaurant which takes its name from this ancient, romantic ritual?

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Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Put a spring in your step with breakfast at one of these wonderful Essex eateries or cafes. Brunching with friends or just a simple sarnie on the way to work, these are 9 places you need to try

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Monday, January 8, 2018

Make 2018 a year of good memories by checking out the many events taking place throughout 2018 at this 4-star hotel on the outskirts of Wivenhoe

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Tuesday, September 26, 2017

The Brasserie Bar & Restaurant

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Friday, September 8, 2017

The Garden Brasserie at Orsett Hall serves British cuisine in a warm, relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

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Chef Profiles

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Head chef at the Westleton Crown James Finch shares his recipe for chocolate fondant sponge puddings

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Head chef at the Onley Arms in Stisted Mark Reynolds shares his recipe for Malaysian chicken salad

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Recipes

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

If for you the start of a new year means cut backs, boring diets and plain foods, think again. Essex Life showcases 5 healthy and hearty dishes from top local chefs that will keep you full and help your trim the fat too

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

As part of his feature on why he loves Christmas in Essex, Jamie Oliver shares his delicious recipe for chai sticky date pudding with toffee sauce

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Monday, December 18, 2017

As part of his feature on why he loves Christmas in Essex, the kitchen icon has given us a deliciously easy pork, sage, onion and chestnut stuffing recipe

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Head chef at the Westleton Crown James Finch shares his recipe for chocolate fondant sponge puddings

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Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Head chef at the Onley Arms in Stisted Mark Reynolds shares his recipe for Malaysian chicken salad

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Drink

Monday, January 22, 2018

Join Arlene Phillips and Strictly Come Dancing favourites Aljaz and Janette on this exclusive 8-day river cruise along the Danube

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

We all love a good old pub. Full of character and history there is no better place to sit back and enjoy a drink. Here are 10 of our favourite historical pubs

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Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Nothing beats a good pint of ale, whether you’ve got a favourite that you stick to or you like to try as many varieties as possible we’ve picked 9 pubs that you’ve got to visit

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Friday, June 16, 2017

Finding the perfect pub that happens to be dog friendly is no easy feat. So with that in mind we’ve found 13 places you can enjoy lagers with your lab, Pims with the pug or beers with your Bichon Frise…

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Food & Drink Offers

Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Three course meal and half bottle of wine for £29.50.

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Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Dine with Wivenhoe House this winter in the brasserie bar and restaurant with their fantastic value winter set menu which includes five course for only £27.50 per person!

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