Food

Cakehole

Prolific baker Isabel Fay gives her sweet creations the added ingredient of a backstory. This divine chocolate fudge cake is inspired by cat poo and a misunderstanding.

Hoovering: A Tummy Full of Rye

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 Jess’s life is so much like George Clooney’s she can smell it.

Cakehole: brandy snaps

Prolific baker Isabel Fay gives her sweet creations the added ingredient of a backstory. These retro-chic brandy snaps owe a whole lotta class to 1980s glamourpuss Gloria.

Mr Noodles? Mr Delicious, More Like

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 Jess learns not to judge a book by its cover (restaurant by its window).

Vegan Shrove Tuesday – tossing tradition out the window

Lifelong vegan, Ami Tadaa makes it her business never to let her plant-based principles get in the way of treating her tastebuds. We asked her to apply her dairy-free determination to Pancake Day.

Hoovering: My Chocolate Column

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 the UK and Belgium have a chocolate-off.

Hoovering: The Gantry

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 Jess has dinner with Rachel Riley and Catherine Zeta Jones. In theory.

Mr E. Bunny’s Piñata Cake

Could there be a more appropriate time than Easter to make a spectacularly chocolate egg-­filled piñata cake? GBBO 2014 contestant Claire Goodwin doesn’t think so. Prepare to feel a rush of sugar­coated kitchen ambition.

Hoovering: Saturday Night Fever

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 Jess makes a rookie mistake.

Hoovering: Fryday Night Dinner

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 Jess breaks one of her rules about fish and chips.