Food

Hoovering: Beard-Tugging and Tummy-Lugging

Comedian and food-fiend Jessica Fostekew puts her mouth where others fear to tread. A celebration of eating: from posh nosh to kebab shops to stuff that’s been on the floor. This week some learning interrupts the eating. But not for long.

Plates not slates: A rallying cry

After a decade of roof tile dining encounters, Jane Hill has had her fill of so-called splates, which are unsuitable, impractical… and about to get a bit of a slating.

Veganuary: Day #7 – The finale

For the past week, lifelong vegan, Ami Tadaa has been sharing her recommended breakfast, lunch and dinner recipes for anyone who has signed up to a month-long plant-based diet. Here’s her finale meal plan to stick on your fridge.

Veganuary Day #5: Another trio of plant-based meals to rub your tummy to

As the Veganuary challenge continues, lifelong vegan Ami Tadaa remains helpfully on hand to take care of breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Veganuary : Day #2 of plant-based treats for the tummy

Another day, another three-course feast of suggestions for anyone giving Veganuary a go from lifelong vegan, Ami Tadaa.

Veganuary: delicious food that nothing has had to die for

If meat and dairy free pledges appear on your to do list for 2015, lifelong vegan Ami Tadaa is here for a whole week to plant some ideas for what a vegan diet can bring to your plate, as well as your general well being and conscience.

New Year’s Eve punch-up

As we wave goodbye to 2014 and tip our hat to 2015, Standard Issue will be taking hefty gulps of Claire Goodwin’s festive tipple, which she’s christened A Punch for Del Boy.

Posh pasties

In her final Christmas recipe, our wunderchef Claire Goodwin puts those inevitable Christmas leftovers to good use.

We ate all the pies

Comedian and food-fiend Jessica Fostekew puts her mouth where others fear to tread. A celebration of eating: from posh nosh to kebab shops to stuff that’s been on the floor. In this bonus Hoovering, Jess has got a bit festive.

Chetna invites you to chocolate heaven for Christmas

If you prefer to go off-piste when it comes to festive desserts, then high-achieving GBBOcontestant Chetna Makan has a chocolate-dipped treat for you.