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.

Nominations are now open for Hertfordshire Life Food & Drink Awards 2018

25th April 2018

The county’s finest food and drink awards is back and open for nominations. It’s your

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10 food and drink festivals to visit in Hertfordshire

23rd April 2018

Whether its sweet, savoury, saucy or spicy you love, you’ll be spoilt for choice at

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Brews n Twos: new Hitchin venture launches two beers

23rd April 2018

A pair of ambulance workers have poured their passion for ale into a new Hitchin

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Pubs with beer gardens in St Albans

20th April 2018

When the weather warms up, nothing beats sunning in a beer garden. We have picked

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The Ivy restaurant branches out to St Albans

16th April 2018

One of London’s most famous restaurants, The Ivy, is opening a branch in St Albans

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10 pretty picnic spots in Hertfordshire

11th April 2018

Grab a blanket and pack a picnic as we discover 10 picturesque picnic locations in

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10 great butchers shops in Hertfordshire

20th March 2018

Whether you’re grabbing Saturday morning bacon or planning a party, we have gathered 10 fantastic

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New range of beers from Watling Street Brewery, Watford

19th March 2018

A prehistoric trackway through Herts is the inspiration for a new range of beers Watling

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Pubs in St Albans: 10 of the best

05th March 2018

There are lots of watering holes both traditional and modern in the ancient city of

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Recipe: Mac ‘n’ cheese with flat leaf parsley

19th February 2018

Tina Richardson’s Humble Herb recipe is ‘rich hearty food with a pungent parsley twist’ Ingredients

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