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  • Autumn roasts with the most

    Can't be bothered to baste potatoes with goose fat? I hear you. Instead grab your gang and head to one of these local gastropubs that do roasts with the most.

  • 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?

  • Muddy Drinks: Rum Bar, Surfside, Polzeath

    In honour of National Rum Day, there's only one place to go for a tot (or a cocktail) - a secret rum bar in a quarry on the beach, paying homage to Cornwall's pirate past.

  • Muddy Eats: The Lobster Shed

    Drink in the sea views and scoff wood roasted fresh seafood and daily picked kitchen garden salads, all washed down with local beers, cider and fizz at laid-back outside eatery, The Lobster Shed.

  • Best local afternoon teas

    More scones, madam? Nibble your way through petit fours and finger sandwiches with our round up of the best afternoon teas in the area - Jam first obvs!

  • Eat out to help out! Where to get a discount in Cornwall

    Sick of cooking? Good news - from 3 Aug, you can get a 50% discount on your dinner and drinks when you eat in. Here are some of Muddy's favourite pubs and restaurants to make your reservation at in Cornwall.

  • Muddy Eats: Taco Boys, Polzeath

    One of my North Cornwall favourites - cult food truck Taco Boys. Go for the food, stay for the (beach) view.

  • Local pubs with gardens

    Gasping for something chilled you haven't had to pour yourself? We hear ya! Check out Muddy's pick of our favourite Cornwall pubs and inns with loads of airy outdoor space for quaffing and scoffing.

  • Cornish Cream Teas

    Another favourite day of the year -National Cream Tea day. While we may not be able to enjoy one in a cafe yet, we've rounded up some of our favourites for delivery. Jam first, obvs!

  • 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.

  • Muddy Makes: Elderflower cordial, fizz & ice lollies

    Nothing heralds summer like the scent of elderflowers - here's three ways to make use of these beautiful foraged flowers from Tia Tamblyn of Botelet.

  • 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.

  • The 20 best beachside eats

    Make the most of the British summer while it lasts at one of our Muddy-recommended coastal eateries. Ready, steady, deep dive into the menu!

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