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  • 15 gorgeous pub gardens in Sussex

    It's been a while - more than 100 days, actually - but the pubs are open again. Here's where to enjoy an al-fresco tipple in Sussex.

  • Hic hic hooray! Local vineyards to enjoy for English Wine Week

    English wine is officially having a moment and Sussex wines are raking in the awards - and what better time to try it than during English Wine Week? Top up your glass with a drop from one of these local vineyards.

  • Smokin’! The perfect summer burger recipe

    The weather's pulling a blinder this week, so fire up the BBQ and rustle up this bad boy with homemade ketchup (fancy!) from Muddy favourite The Pig group.

  • The best artisan South Coast gins

    It's gin o'clock so get stuck in with Muddy's pick of the the best locally-produced Mother's Ruin from across the South Coast. Hic!

  • Quarantini time! Heston’s Gold Rush

    Looking to up your cocktail creds during lockdown? We've rifled through Heston Blumenthal’s cocktail bible, so perk yourself up with a Gold Rush.

  • Provençal fougasse with green and black olives

    Lockdown is the perfect time to get to grips with our favourite chewy loaf: sourdough. Ready, set, bake with this savoury share-and-tear number (you can skip the sharing bit if you like).

  • Nettle recipes from The Pig

    Why hit the supermarket queue when you can forage in the hedgerows? We consulted kitchen garden experts The Pig for two simple nettle recipes you can make at home.

  • Recipe: Elderflower Cordial from the Elderflower Fields team

    Nothing heralds summer like the scent of elderflowers. Here's a gorgeous cordial recipe from the team behind Elderflower Fields festival.

  • Speedy supper, anyone? Make THIS tonight

    Looking for healthy dinner ideas - take inspiration from Olympic gymnast Max Whitlock for a meal that's quick, tasty and packed with protein.

  • Speedy supper: Fresh Pasta with Asparagus and Wild Garlic

    Want a quick and easy dish during lockdown? Try this 20 minute, delectable and light supper direct from our favourite Cotswold chefs at Daylesford.

  • Ready, set, cook! 8 new cookbooks for spring

    Looking to up your cooking creds whilst in quarantine? Then you'll be needing our curated guide to the most useful and inspiring cookbooks for spring. Yes, chef!

  • Cook THIS for dinner tonight

    Running out of ideas for midweek meals? Yup, us too. Take inspiration from the hottest new cookbook on the block by pop star Jessie Ware. Yum!

  • Asparagus tart with quails egg and prosciutto ham

    This super-simple tart recipe, from Cotswolds based Gluts & Gluttony, makes the most of seasonal ingredients and takes a mere 30 minutes. Count us in!

  • Recipe: A salad for sunny days

    This peach and lentil salad with warm pork tenderloin by renowned chefs Kate & Giancarlo Caldesi, is easy peasy, looks amazing and tastes delicious.

  • 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.

  • Speedy supper – tonight’s dinner dilemma solved

    Dinner dilemma? You need Melissa Hemsley's easy-peasy, super-healthy fried chermoula cauliflower on herby bean dip with slaw. I'll be around at 7, OK?

  • The Curlew, Bodiam

    A warm, relaxed and sociable slice of rural locally-sourced foodie heaven from a top chef to watch, perfect for large rowdy gatherings of friends and family or date night.

  • Where to eat pancakes in Sussex

    If the idea of all that flipping, tossing and slathering in Nutella sounds like crepe, save yourself the bother and eat out for Pancake Day instead. Here's where to get them.

  • The best afternoon teas in Sussex

    With Valentine’s Day, Mother’s Day and Easter all coming up there’s no shortage of excuses to treat the ones you love (and that should include yourself!) to afternoon tea. Pop on a tea dress and grab your white elbow-length gloves for a visit to our favourite Sussex village tearooms.

  • 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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