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  • Christmas food boxes and deliveries in Suffolk and Cambs

    Can't be ars... er bothered to stuff a turkey and spend hours stirring the bread sauce this year? We've rounded up the best restaurants and delivery services who'll whip up a feast for you, all you have to do is serve!

  • Support local! The best farm shops near you

    If you’ve vowed never to go back to piling your supermarket trolley sky high and ignoring your local shops, let us help you keep your promise with our pick of the best farm shops in Suffolk & Cambs.

  • 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. 

  • Local recipe: Pumpkin Spiced Muffins

    Wondering what to do with the innards of all those pumpkins you're carving? Let us inspire you with these Pumpkin Spiced Muffins from Bury st Eds cafe Gastrono-me.

  • Suffolk & Cambs bakeries we love in honour of GBBO

    Bake Off is back on TV so time to drag out the food mixer. Can't be bothered? No, quite right. Here are some brilliant bakeries instead.

  • autumn walks

    8 Autumn walks with pubs

    Is there anything better than a beautiful autumnal walk that ends in a pub lunch? Stroll and scoff your way across Suffolk & Cambs.

  • slow cooked pulled lamb

    La Hogue’s Slow Cooked Pulled Lamb

    When the nights start getting colder this autumn, this delectable slow cooked pulled lamb recipe from La Hogue Farm Shop will warm you up in no time.

  • apple crisp recipe

    Local recipe: Nanna’s Apple Crisp

    Been scrumping and have more apples than you can eat this autumn? We've got a wonderful local recipe that'll turn your apples into the most delicious seasonal pudding.

  • Local recipe: Home Grown Heritage Tomato Salad

    Grown more tomatoes than you know what to do with this summer? This local tomato salad recipe will help you use them up in a delicious fashion.

  • 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?

  • 20 best afternoon teas in Suffolk and Cambs

    It's National Afternoon Tea week and to celebrate here's our round-up of the best places to scoff scones in Cambridgeshire and Suffolk

  • english wine week

    Glug! Local vineyards to visit this summer

    English wine is officially having a moment - and what better time to try it than in English Wine Week? Top up your glass with a drop from one of these local Suffolk and Cambs 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.

  • 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).

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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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