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Wine List: Pop the bubbly for English Wine Week

Wine List: Pop the bubbly for English Wine Week

Wine List: Pop the bubbly for English Wine Week

19 May 2022

In his May column for Velvet, Majestic's Hamish Wakes-Miller breaks out the bubbly for English Wine Week


Jubilee: Recipes for a right Royal tea party

Jubilee: Recipes for a right Royal tea party

Jubilee: Recipes for a right Royal tea party

17 May 2022

Former personal chef to the Prince and Princess of Wales, Carolyn Robb shares three recipes from her new book Tea at the Palace


Fast Food: Meet the new-gen ready meals

Fast Food: Meet the new-gen ready meals

Fast Food: Meet the new-gen ready meals

16 May 2022

We teamed up with our friends at Brampton’s The Food Marketing Expert to put four brands to the test


WanderSups: Why tuna tostadas are food of the gods

WanderSups: Why tuna tostadas are food of the gods

WanderSups: Why tuna tostadas are food of the gods

12 May 2022

Velvet’s resident recipe writer Hannah Gregory shares the secrets to making her signature tuna tostadas, two ways


Food News: New tapas, cream teas and street food

Food News: New tapas, cream teas and street food

Food News: New tapas, cream teas and street food

11 May 2022

From Spanish and South American restaurants to an all-English tea room, an Italian deli and a global street food market, here's what's new this month


On the Table: Why May is the tastiest month

On the Table: Why May is the tastiest month

On the Table: Why May is the tastiest month

10 May 2022

With many of her favourite fresh ingredients reaching their peak, Cambridge Cookery’s Tine Roche says May is a month of culinary celebration


Good Cooking: The perfect vegan spring-greens soup

Good Cooking: The perfect vegan spring-greens soup

Good Cooking: The perfect vegan spring-greens soup

08 May 2022

Cambridge nutritionist and plant-based chef Melanie Hanspall shares a monthly recipe with Velvet. For May: spring greens and cannellini bean soup


Jubilee: How to throw the perfect garden party

Jubilee: How to throw the perfect garden party

Jubilee: How to throw the perfect garden party

07 May 2022

We’ve sourced majestic must-haves from local suppliers including regal bunting, princely petits-fours and vintage china. . .


Ad: Top six bars to celebrate World Cocktail Day

Ad: Top six bars to celebrate World Cocktail Day

Ad: Top six bars to celebrate World Cocktail Day

05 May 2022

It’s World Cocktail Day this month. Velvet spotlights six of the best local places to raise a glass


Food: Modern Table's sell-out ready meals are back

Food: Modern Table's sell-out ready meals are back

Food: Modern Table's sell-out ready meals are back

03 May 2022

Cambridge chef Liz Young is bringing her seasonal ready meal service back by popular demand


Preview: Why The Tivoli will be *the* place to go

Preview: Why The Tivoli will be *the* place to go

Preview: Why The Tivoli will be *the* place to go

28 April 2022

The iconic Cambridge pub is about to reopen as a unique four-storey food, drink and entertainment experience. Here's why we're here for it


Grub Club: The foodies share their best buys

Grub Club: The foodies share their best buys

Grub Club: The foodies share their best buys

26 April 2022

The team at Grub Club Cambridge know their food (and drink). They tell us what’s trending


New Look: See inside revamped Great Wilbraham inn

New Look: See inside revamped Great Wilbraham inn

New Look: See inside revamped Great Wilbraham inn

26 April 2022

The 250-year-old Carpenters Arms has been given the Chestnut treatment - and you should see it now. . .


Win: XL summer sharing platter from Ely Grazing Co

Win: XL summer sharing platter from Ely Grazing Co

Win: XL summer sharing platter from Ely Grazing Co

24 April 2022

To celebrate picnic season, we've teamed up with Ely Grazing Co to give away a sharing platter for four perfect for any alfresco occasion


Drink: Swoop into Cambridge's new retail taproom

Drink: Swoop into Cambridge's new retail taproom

Drink: Swoop into Cambridge's new retail taproom

22 April 2022

Charge your glasses: Cambridgeshire cider brand Cranes has opened a new-concept retail taproom in the city. . .


Cambridge Foodies: Five top Cambridge curry houses

Cambridge Foodies: Five top Cambridge curry houses

Cambridge Foodies: Five top Cambridge curry houses

21 April 2022

Cambridge Foodies founder Simon Tompkins is an Indian restaurant aficionado. This month, he spotlights five of our area’s best


Food: Our area's top new places to dine and shop

Food: Our area's top new places to dine and shop

Food: Our area's top new places to dine and shop

18 April 2022

With restaurants, cafes, shops and bars all opening their doors, it's officially open season across Cambridge and Suffolk


WanderSups: 'Lamb for Easter? Groundbreaking. . .'

WanderSups: 'Lamb for Easter? Groundbreaking. . .'

WanderSups: 'Lamb for Easter? Groundbreaking. . .'

14 April 2022

To celebrate the arrival of spring, Hannah Gregory shares her signature MasterChef lamb dish


The Wine List: Raising a glass to spring

The Wine List: Raising a glass to spring

The Wine List: Raising a glass to spring

09 April 2022

In his April column for Velvet, Hamish Wakes-Miller of Cambridge's Majestic Wine shares his top vintages for spring


Tried & Tested: This Easter's sweetest treats

Tried & Tested: This Easter's sweetest treats

Tried & Tested: This Easter's sweetest treats

05 April 2022

From hot cross buns to chocolate eggs, Easter would be incomplete without sweet treats. We put this year’s best to the test