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  • Dough & Brew’s John Martin: What’s cooking?

    Our favourite chefs spill all about their work, lives and top tips. Dishing it this week: John Martin – Dough & Brew, Brook Street, Warwick.

  • British Pie Week 2021: Comforting classics from The Pie Room

    Ooh, is there anything more satisfying than good flaky pastry? These two tasty recipes from Calum Franklin's new cookbook The Pie Room are just the ticket for British Pie Week (March 1-7).

  • 48 Mother’s Day afternoon teas that deliver

    Can't give mum a hug? This is a close second: tiny sandwiches, a lot of clotted cream, and an optional bottle of fizz. Here are the 48 best afternoon teas for delivery and takeaway around the country.

  • Eat in: 12 best takeaway Sunday roasts and weekend boxes

    Can't be faffed to juggle seven pots at once? Chill, just order in. Try one of these Coventry and Warwickshire Sunday roasts or exotic weekend boxes for a crackingly easy end to the week

  • Asian-inspired healthy dinners for reboot February

    January didn't quite live up to your healthy living expectations? Cosy food doesn't have to come at the cost of health. Try these tasty plant-based recipes made with warming ginger and miso.

  • Make-your-own Pancake Day recipes at home

    American, French crepes or just basic pancakes with sugar and lemon - what's your preference? All you need is a mixing bowl and a frying pan to get flipping this Shrove Tuesday (Feb 16).

  • Lockdown love-in! 12 Valentine’s Day takeaways

    Nothing says 'I love you' like an slap-up meal neither of you have had to prepare. Here are 12 of the best takeaways in Warwickshire for your lockdown love-in.

  • The 2021 Michelin star winners in Warwickshire and beyond

    Davina McCall hosted a virtual ceremony announcing the winners (and some are offering takeaway!) after an immeasurably tough year for hospitality. Take a look at the full line-up for Warwickshire, Brum and beyond.

  • Fast and filling recipes for an easier January

    No time/energy to cook (let alone make it healthy)? Don't worry, we've got you. Here are two low-effort, speedy suppers under 500 calories to feel good about.

  • 13 tasty local vegan takeaways

    Vegan curious? Get your plant-based fix at one of these 11 brilliant Warwickshire and Coventry businesses.

  • Veganuary: 6 of the best vegan wines

    Switched to a plant-based lifestyle and looking to re-stock your wine rack in 2021? Warwickshire wine connoisseur Lindsay Poole selects her pick of the bunch including vegan Champers - for some Lockdown 3.0 decadence!

  • 40 of the best indie coffee roasters

    Can't function without your morning brew? Try one of these delicious artisan blends, from indie coffee roasters across the Muddy counties, to kickstart your day with a caffeine boost. 

  • Launch review: The Pig, Harlyn Bay, Cornwall

    On its opening day, Muddy's ed-in-chief Hero Brown was the first to eat lunch at the brand new Pig hotel in Harlyn Bay (what a trooper!). So what was the verdict - and is it worth a trip to North Cornwall?

  • Restaurants with rooms

    Dreaming of a foodie getaway? We've scoured the Muddy counties for hotel stays with serious culinary credentials for when lock-down lifts. Tuck in.

  • The best brunch in town

    The most lipsmackingly indulgent meal of the day and we have 47 of the best ones to tempt you with, from vegan to full English, flat white to green detox. Just add friends and a hangover.

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