The future looks Chardonnay

Chardonnay is grown, produced and consumed right across the world, and with its popularity it has had its critics - ‘ABC’ (Anything But Chardonnay) has been uttered on more than one occasion by drinkers exhausted by the sheer quantity and varying quality available. In the UK, viticulture is the fastest growing agricultural sector, [...]

The future looks Chardonnay2024-04-29T16:21:40+01:00

READER EVENT – Join us for a Flower Workshop at Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons, June 6th 2024

To celebrate Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons 40th anniversary this year, we invite you to join us at an exclusive Flower Workshop for Wildflower Magazine readers in The Raymond Blanc Gardening School on Thursday 6th June 2024. Taking place in the beautiful Hartley Botanic Glasshouse in the beautiful gardens at Le Manoir, you can choose [...]

READER EVENT – Join us for a Flower Workshop at Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons, June 6th 20242024-04-18T10:24:34+01:00

A Taste of Devon with Lympstone Manor’s Michael Caines

  Words by Bronwen Batey It’s not often you find yourself walking towards a hotel and you stop in your tracks and utter ‘stunning’ out loud. That was my reaction to Lympstone Manor glowing pearl-white off the Exe Estuary. Welcome to the brainchild of Michael Caines MBE. Renowned Michelin-starred chef. Now luxury hotelier and [...]

A Taste of Devon with Lympstone Manor’s Michael Caines2024-03-22T16:56:30+00:00

Warming Winter Recipes from Donna Hay

Winter calls for hearty recipes to warm the soul. Try these delicious seasonal offerings from one of Wildflower's favourite food writers, Donna Hay, who shares these enticing recipes from her fabulous new book 'Even More Basics to Brilliance', which is on sale now. Za’atar Lamb Skewers with Whipped Feta 700g [...]

Warming Winter Recipes from Donna Hay2024-01-17T13:29:35+00:00

Our Winter Events Edit

The festive season is our favourite time of the year to get out and about with friends and family. Whether it’s discovering arts and crafts, floral winter wonderlands or learning new skills to brighten our homes and tables, our winter events calendar is starting to look very sparkly and bright. PS: please check the [...]

Our Winter Events Edit2024-01-19T15:11:39+00:00

Grape expectations!

English and Welsh sparkling wines have been on wine bar and restaurant menusfor some time now, led by the classic Champagne trio of Chardonnay,Pinot Noir and Meunier. If we travel into the not-so-distant future, we predict local wine lists will feature more international and warm-weather-loving wines from grapes such as Merlot, Pinotage, Sauvignon Blanc, [...]

Grape expectations!2023-09-11T14:42:04+01:00

Travel: Visit beautiful Leonardslee House & Gardens, Sussex

When the stars and vines align, magic is created. With luxury vineyard accommodation, a Michelin-starred restaurant, all surrounded by lakes and gardens, Leonardslee House in West Sussex is a truly magical escape all year round.   Words by Bronwen Batey   I love dragonflies. Dragonflies are nature’s barometer of a pure, untainted environment, [...]

Travel: Visit beautiful Leonardslee House & Gardens, Sussex2024-01-19T15:12:51+00:00

An English Vineyard Kitchen

Discover a dining experience in West Sussex amongst the vines that is as deliciously natural as it is palate-tingling fun. A new vineyard experience We love matching wine with food and now one of our favourite vineyards in West Sussex has taken this experience to another level with the launch of their Vineyard Kitchen. [...]

An English Vineyard Kitchen2023-09-02T15:22:59+01:00