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On sugarvine.com you can view profiles, special offers, photos, menus, wine lists and details of special events for many Hampshire and Dorset restaurants, bars and pubs. Watch this space. . .
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Matthew Mason is Head Chef of The Jack in the Green at Rockbeare, near Exeter -- one of Devon’s most exciting pub/restaurants. No stranger to awards, Matthew is a former South West Chef of the Year and ex-Gidleigh Park apprentice. During the past 17 years, he has helped transform the Jack from a rundown roadside pub into a beacon of superb cooking synonymous with exemplary levels of service. Matthew has teamed up with Sugarvine to answer your cookery questions.Ask Matthew Mason your question.
I love homemade biscuits. I make them with buttermilk and I use White Lilly Self Rising Flour. I also use Crisco or Lard. I was told that the mixture should be rather wet, however the biscuits are always very soft and crumbly. They do taste good, but why are they so crumbly and what do I need to do to keep them from being so like this? I'd like to make a sandwich, but as such, this is not possible. Please help. - Peggie Turner
Yes, they might be London-centric and some of them don’t even have all that much to say about the food -- but there’s no denying that the restaurant critics do make for interesting reading. So for your vicarious dining pleasure we’ve brought together restaurant reviewers from the quality national papers.
Read What the Critics have to say.
The Black Bottle in Winchester is a wine bar with more than 120 wines on offer from around the world. It’s housed in a small two-storey building dating back to the 19th century with three rooms on each floor. Wines by the glass are dispensed from th ...more
Enjoyed your last meal out? If so, write a restaurant review on Sugarvine and we’ll give you a £20 discount on your first case of wine purchased from Virgin Wines.
Latest Restaurant Review:Siam Thai Lounge, Lyndhurst
More information on Siam Thai Lounge"We decided to go here for my mothers birthday , as she is such a fan of Thai Lounge massaman beef is lovely , and has an authentic thai atmosphere . my starter was delicios; the whole meal was perfect ; the owners were so welcoming , therefore i definitely recommend this as one of the best places to eat in the new forest , and the prices were reasonable."
We're not, like, Scrooges or anything, but the food scene around Christmas time is decidedly "whevs dude". It's all about food at home and the traditions we love to loathe, from over-cooked beef ("because turkey is ALWAYS dry") to present-opening tim ...see the full blog and reader comments
Your guide to upcoming events at restaurants, pubs & venues in the area.
- Saturday 3rd May
Trinity Folk Festival On Saturday May 3rd 2014 the second Trinity Folk Festival (TFF 2014) will be held in the beautiful surroundings of Holy Trinity Church on Guildford High Street. With its excellent acoustics and prime location it proved to be a very popular venue in 2 ...more
Latest news for diners in the Hampshire and Dorset area.
- Harlees Fish and Chips now open
Harlees Fish and Chips, Verwood has opened
- Il Giardino now open
Il Giardino , Hayling Island has opened
- Cookery School Of The Year Award
Orchards Cookery, based in Evesham, has won the Cookery School Of The Year Award. It runs a range of courses including Off to University, Designer Dinner party and Corporate Days courses. ...more
- Ferryboat Inn At Hayling Island To Reopen
This iconic Hayling Island pub reopens November 8 after a £250,000 makeover. Apart from a new –look interior, an outside bar and regular BBQs will be a feature in the summer season. ...more
- New App For Customer Payment From Prezzo
Diners at Prezzo can now pay for their meal by smartphone using the company’s new app. So no more waiting for the bill or the card machine. The app also allows diners to split the bill with friends and also add a tip.