An integral part of Hertfordshire Life is championing local food and drink and this section of the magazine continues to grow in popularity and prominence. Keep up date with all the latest news in Hertfordshire food and drink right here. Our knowledgeable writers make suggestions for the best places to eat and drink with reviews, news and interviews, as well as where to buy top quality local food and drink. There are also recipe ideas and tips from the experts, so readers can be their own master chef at home.

Breakfasts in Hertfordshire: 12 of the best places to go

19th January 2018

For the most important meal of the day, we have your guide to the cafés

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Farmers’ markets in Hertfordshire

10th January 2018

Farmers’ markets make it easy to buy fresh, healthy food sourced direct from local producers

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Good Beer Guide editor’s 12 best Hertfordshire pubs at Christmas

05th December 2017

Good Beer Guide editor and St Albans resident Roger Protz chooses his favourite Herts pubs

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Chef Q&A: Tom Bainbridge, The Tilbury

21st November 2017

The owner and head chef of the Datchworth restaurant on sauces, seasoning, and always learning

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Recipe: mussels in white wine by Dylans at Kings Arms

14th November 2017

The St Albans restaurant’s recipe for a deliciously warming starter Ingredients (for four) 1kg live

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WIN an organic Christmas Dinner Box from Riverford

03rd November 2017

We are offering one lucky winner all they need for an organic Christmas feast, with

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A festival dedicated to Prosecco and fizz is coming to St Albans

30th October 2017

For two days in 2018, Prosecco Festival will be touring the country with a stop

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Dog friendly pubs in Hertfordshire: 14 of the best

30th October 2017

After a ramble through the Hertfordshire countryside with the pooch, nothing beats a visit to

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Recipe: buttermilk fried hot wings, green chilli slaw & coriander

23rd October 2017

The George IV in Great Amwell shares its delicious hot chicken wings recipe Ingredients (for

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8 perfect autumn pub walks in Hertfordshire

20th October 2017

Make the most out of autumn with these eight walking routes that take in a

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