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Who's delivering Iftar meals in London during Ramadan

Ramadan runs from 23 April until Saturday 23 May and, this year, we'll be bringing you information on who's delivering Iftar meals during the London lockdown. 

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The best places delivering chocolate in London

What better way to lift your spirits during lockdown, then receiving a parcel of truffles, ganaches, caramels or single origin bars?…

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Three restaurants that changed the history of eating out in London

Daily Telegraph restaurant critic and food writer William Sitwell's new book, A History of Eating Out has just been published. In it, Sitwell takes readers on a trip through time, covering restaurants from back in ancient Pompeii through to modern-day sushi conveyor belt joints. Hot Dinners asked him to pick out three London restaurants which he felt changed our city's own history of eating out.…

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London's best delis and grocers

Stocking up pre-lockdown? Forget the queues at the supermarket -  London's local food stores and delis are more important than ever. We show you where to pick up the essentials around town. …

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The best online food and drink tutorials and masterclasses during the Lockdown

There's only so much TikTok or 24-hour news anyone can bear, so one good way to keep occupied during the Lockdown is to learn a new skill. Presuming that anyone reading Hot Dinners is into their food and drink, here are the chefs, bakers, wine merchants and mixologists sharing their skills on social that you need to know about.…

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Where to buy your Easter eggs online this yearIf there was ever a time for embracing Easter and all its chocolatey goodness, it would be this year. We’ve done some rooting around and picked a selection of some of of the loveliest Easter treats you can order and get delivered to your door in time for Easter Sunday.…

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10 great books to read about restaurants

Suddenly got more time on your hands? During a period when you can’t go out to eat at restaurants, at least you can read about them. Here’s our reading list of books to devour about chefs, critics and restaurant life in general.…

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Cookbooks from London restaurants featuring their best recipes

Stuck at home but wish you could be heading to one of your favourite restaurants? Why not try some of their best recipes yourself? With that in mind, we've rounded up some of the best cookbooks from the past couple of years from London's restaurants...…

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Self isolating? Our go-to shopping list and recipes for anyone stuck at home

Forget the mad panic dash to the supermarkets. Food writer Niamh Shields shares her guide to stocking your cupboards (shop locally - it's WAY less stressful) plus some easy recipe inspiration.…

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The best restaurants in King's Cross

One of London's top commuter stations is also home to some really great restaurants. We run down some of the very best. …

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