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The best air fryers for making chips and more

The best air fryers for making chips and more

Air fryers are the latest trend in the appliance world. Read our buyer's guide to learn more.
The best limoncello taste-tested

The best limoncello taste-tested

Read our expert round-up of the ultimate summer digestif.
The best food board games

The best food board games

Read our round-up of fun foodie games for the whole family to enjoy.
The best restaurant meal kits to try at home

The best restaurant meal kits to try at home

Serve up a chef-standard meal at home by ordering a restaurant recipe kit.
The best pizza ovens for cooking outdoors

The best pizza ovens for cooking outdoors

Our pick of the best outdoor pizza ovens for all budgets.

Gadget reviews

Selection of skewers on a charcoal barbecue Review

The best charcoal barbecues on test

Best dishwashers to buy, BBC Good Food Guide to Dishwashers Review

Dishwasher buying guide: the best dishwasher brands and models to buy

Discover some of the best dishwasher brands and find the right dishwasher for...
Blue cool box Review

The best cool boxes for summer 2020

Keep cool and carry on with our expert pick of the best cool boxes on the...
Instant Pot on kitchen surface Review

Instant Pot Duo review

The Instant Pot is an electric pressure cooker that has taken the USA by storm...
Latte coffee in a mug Review

The best coffee pod machines for making speedy brews

Coffee pod machines that use individual capsules in place of ground beans allow...
A yellow coloured smoothie against an orange background Review

The best smoothie makers for blending fruity drinks

Individual blitz-and-go bullet blenders for making juices and smoothies are a...
Five coffee grinders on a wooden table Review

The best coffee grinders tried and tested

A coffee grinder – also sometimes called a mill – can give you the...
Frying pan pizza with mushrooms and egg in a silver pan Review

The best non-stick frying pans tried and tested

A hard-wearing non-stick frying pan is a kitchen must-have. The BBC Good Food...
Cups of coffee on a wooden table being held by hands Review

The best bean-to-cup coffee machines

Looking for a home coffee maker that can grind coffee beans as well as make...
Jug blender filled with tomato soup Review

The 10 best blenders on test

Whether it’s for whipping up soups, smoothies, dips or purées, blenders...
Slow cooker beef stew served in a bowl with two slow cookers in background Guide

The best slow cookers and how to use them

Discover our top slow cookers, plus recipes and practical cookery advice. We...
Hard anodized non-stick pressure cooker on a white background Review

The best pressure cookers tried and tested

Read our review of the top pressure cookers on the market, including Instant...
Person chopping a courgette and other vegetables with a knife block in background Review

The best knife sets for key kitchen tasks

Sharpen up your skills in the kitchen with a good set of knives. We've put...
Two slices of toast topped with avocado Review

The best toasters tried and tested

Those prone to rushed mornings will know the virtues of a convenient electric...
Custard with a wooden spoon in a saucepan Review

The best pan sets tried and tested

A good set of pans will enhance your culinary adventures for years to come...
Loaf of bread with slices taken out Review

The best bread makers for creating homemade loaves

Can a machine make your life (and loaf) easier? The BBC Good Food on-test team...
Selection of toasties cut up on a board Review

The best sandwich toasters 2019

Toastie makers have never lost their popularity. We put electronic sandwich...
Stand mixer making meringue Review

The best stand mixers for baking lovers

If you love baking, a stand mixer is an ideal investment. They're also good...
On test: the best food processors Review

The best food processors tried and tested

Save yourself time and elbow grease, whether you're blitzing up a sauce,...
Rice cooking machine on white background Review

The best rice cookers for making perfectly fluffy grains

Need an easy way to cook rice? We've reviewed simple electric cookers and...

Drinks reviews

Sherry negroni on wood panel with ice cubes Review

17 of the best ready-made and bottled cocktails

Everleaf spirit served in a wine glass with soda Review

The best non-alcoholic spirits and premixed drinks

Alcohol-free spirits and aperitifs target a fast-growing market of people who...
Cans of wine on a yellow and pink block colour background Review

11 best canned wines – our top white, rosé, red and spritzers

Forget bottles – these days it's all about wine in a can. Read our...
Gin and tonic in a balloon glass with citrus fruit Review

The 8 best gin glasses for serving a G&T

From classic highballs to tumblers, martini and balloon glasses, there are all...
Three bottles of low alcohol beer on a geometric background Review

The best low-alcohol beers

Enjoy the taste of beer without a super-boozy hit by choosing a low-alcohol...
Curio gin on a colourful background Review

Best gin reviews – all our taste tests

We've rounded up all our gin reviews in one handy place. From flavoured...
Monte Rosso on white background Review

The best non-alcoholic and low-alcohol drinks taste tested

We've picked our favourite no-alcohol and low-alcohol alternatives to booze...
Four bottles of mezcal on a colourful background Review

The best mezcals for 2019

Discover the best of the Mexican drink mezcal with our top ten finds. Serve it...
Dram of whisky in a tulip glass on a wooden table Review

The best Scotch whisky for Burns Night and beyond

Discover the best whisky Scotland has to offer by reading our expert guide to...
An old fashioned cocktail in a rocks glass made with whisky Review

The best Japanese whisky taste-tested

Read our expert review of Japanese whisky. We taste-tested bottles of this...
Two bottles of rhubarb gin on a colourful background Review

The best rhubarb gin taste tested

Love flavoured gins? Rhubarb and gin botanicals are a match made in heaven...
Whisky mint julep in a tin cup Review

The best whisky from around the world: single malts and blends

Whisky – or whiskey, depending on where it's from – is a...
Two bottles of gin on colourful background Review

The best citrus gin taste tested

Ever tried pink grapefruit gin? Or gin flavoured with orange? Citrus flavours...
French pink gin on white background Review

The best pink gin, taste tested

Flavoured with fruit like rhubarb and raspberry, pink gin is an on-trend spirit...
Passionfruit vodka martini served in martini glasses Review

The best vodka taste tested

If you like vodka cocktails such as bloody mary, cosmopolitan, martini and...
Champagne bottle on white background Review

The best champagne taste tested

We put our wine expert to the test in order to find the best bottles of...
bottle of spiced rum on white background Review

The best spiced rum taste tested

If you love rum, you're sure to be a fan of spiced rum. Find your next...
Prosecco bottle on white background Review

The best prosecco, taste tested

Italian prosecco is as popular a choice of fizz as traditional champagne or...
Best rum - taste tested Review

Best rum - taste tested

Read our expert review and pick up a bottle of the best rum, from dark and...
Whisky bottle on white background Review

The best craft whiskies taste tested

Looking for a change from the usual supermarket Scotch? Joel Harrison and Neil...
When using a slow cooker, choose the 'low' option as much as you can. Most dishes really benefit from a slow, gentle heat to really bring out the flavours. It also means you won't need to worry if you're heading out for the day.
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