I cook this regularly and it has evolved from a recipe I read years ago in which the aubergines were fried. I prefer the aubergines to be oiled and baked until golden and charred in places. They give the whole dish a unique sweet smoky taste. Chickpeas are a good source of protein, fibre, copper, manganese and folate. More »Recipe: Penne con Melanzane
Great British Bake Off final: Unmissable moments and body language hints from the all-female finalis …Sophie Tighe - Tue, Oct 22, 2013 22:39 BST
The show that had even the laziest of us practicing our pastry finished with a bang last night, as Frances Quinn was crowned the winner of the Great British Bake Off 2013 More »Great British Bake Off final: Unmissable moments and body language hints from the all-female finalists
To celebrate the release of 'Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2', here's my recipe for the perfect sushi! More »Sushi tips and recipe: Pickled herring and beetroot maki
To celebrate the release of 'Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2', here's my recipe for the perfect tacos! More »Recipe: Tasty tacos with refried beans and guacamole
To celebrate the release of 'Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs 2', here's my recipe for the perfect fruit inspired meal! More »Recipe: My delicious fruit inspired smoothie
From tea flavoured bars to ones coated in edible graffiti, National Chocolate Week showcased the latest …Yahoo Contributor Network - Tue, Oct 22, 2013 13:05 BST
There is now a national week for almost every food and last week was the turn of chocolate. The finale of this cocoa-rich week was the arrival of the world's biggest chocolate show, Salon du Chocolat, to London's Olympia. Over 75 different exhibitors, from famous global brands such as Lindt to smaller independent chocolatiers, showed off their chocolates from truffles to bars, white to dark and salted caramel to knickerbocker glory. More »From tea flavoured bars to ones coated in edible graffiti, National Chocolate Week showcased the latest in trendy cocoa delights
Great British Bake Off winner revealed during Twitter spat between Paul Hollywood and Raymond Blanc? …Yahoo Lifestyle - Mon, Oct 21, 2013 13:43 BST
It seems that a Twitter spat may have given the game away... More »Great British Bake Off winner revealed during Twitter spat between Paul Hollywood and Raymond Blanc? SPOILER ALERT
Great British Bake Off finalist Kimberley insists her b*tchy face is actually a look of disappointment …Yahoo Lifestyle - Mon, Oct 21, 2013 13:30 BST
Bake Off finalist Kimberley protests that she has been misinterpreted as she chats to us ahead of the final More »Great British Bake Off finalist Kimberley insists her b*tchy face is actually a look of disappointment and hints at 'EPIC' final
Think you're not a fan of cookery shows? You should check out the new season of Bitchin' Kitchen on Food Network UK More »Bitchin' Kitchen's Nadia G: 'I'd make bacon chocolate for Ricky Gervais'
Send us your food snaps for your chance to win a Sony SLT A37Y camera. More »Comp: Tweet us your food selfies for your chance to win a £500 camera! #foodselfie
Northern Ireland's biggest free food and drink festival, Taste Northern Ireland, recently returned to Custom House Square in Belfast. This year's foodie extravaganza was bigger and better than ever before. Northern Ireland's best loved local producers and chefs gathered for a weekend of tasting, cooking and sharing their passion for home-grown food and drink. More »Delicious food to eat this autumn from Northern Ireland
The Great British Bake Off semi-finals were a teary affair, with only Mel and Sue's mini operettas and a Hollywood Handshake (a rare thing) to temper the heightened emotions in the baker's tent. More »GBBO Semi final: Did the right person go?
London is a city of over 8 million people, and is today the undisputed (at least in my view) gastronomic hub of Britain, if not Europe. France's citizens would no doubt strongly disagree, but as far as I'm concerned no other city in Europe offers as many fantastic, varied and interesting places to eat. Whatever you fancy you are bound to find it in our great capital: Thai, Turkish, Brazilian, Greek, 3-Michelin star cooking or wonderfully wholesome, warming and unpretentious British classics. ... More »Best London restaurant wine lists
It’s National Chocolate Week this week (14th-20th October), so why not celebrate with one of these recipes? As if you needed an excuse... More »National Chocolate Week: Delicious expert recipes
Gizzi Erskine: I'm slimmer than ever thanks to my new diet... but I still want to die in a bucket of …Yahoo Lifestyle - Mon, Oct 14, 2013 16:48 BST
She's nothing like your average weight-loss expert, but Gizzi's got it just right with her latest diet - EXCLUSIVE More »Gizzi Erskine: I'm slimmer than ever thanks to my new diet... but I still want to die in a bucket of KFC
"Only a fool argues with a skunk, a mule or a cook" - Cowboy proverb More »Autumnal cooking ideas with celebrity chef David Kelman
Visiting the historic vineyards, cellars and sampling the delicious wines of the Burgundy region has never been easier. With a short flight time from the UK, and a wealth of wine cellars happy to welcome visitors, there has never been a better time to head over to this part of France. I received the warmest of welcomes when I visited this summer and ate like a King in the region's many superb restaurants. Simply put, Burgundy in 2014 should definitely be on the itinerary of any wine lover to visit list. More »What can Burgundy region offer wine lovers from the UK?
Grab a tray bake, a big spoon and something to wipe the chocolate off your chin, because this, right here, is a spoiler on who will win Great British Bake Off. Well, we say spoiler, there’s guesswork going on, but it is based on science, so it’s almost definitely correct. More »Who’s going to win Great British Bake Off, based on actual science