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    7 of the best… festive boozy buys

    Time to stock up your fridges and cellars! Whether you're buying for others or yourself (hey, you deserve it), you can't go wrong with these seven divine drinks.

  • Commoners Walk

    Commoner Tom’s New Forest Walk

    Thought the New Forest was just a forest? Then think again. Muddy strapped on some sensible shoes and discovered all about the culture of 'commoning'.

  • GUILT FREE GOURMET

    Guilt-free Gourmet

    Still on the healthy eating regime? Power to you sister! And with my suggestions across Hants you can eat out AND hit your fighting weight. – is much tighter than your current one which is

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    Six bakeries you knead to visit

    Doughnuts and sourdough boules, a trip to a decent bakery often means you end up with some wonderful carby goodness. Check out our pick of top bakers across the region.

  • Seafood in the Forest

    English fizz, oysters & lobster mac n'cheese? Oh go on then, you've twisted our arm. We'll meet you at Lymington Seafood Festival.

  • Make Mine A Double

    Rich & smooth with a rosemary finish — yes siree, we're liking Hampshire's newest gin.

  • Rick Stein’s Favourite Places

    Brothels, bishops, cold baths at Winchester College and, oh yeah, the odd pub or three. Sorry Cornwall, but you're going to have to share the legend that is Mr Rick Stein.

  • Jigger & twist

    When Hants' masters of mixology — plus one brilliant mistress — muddled, flamed & flaunted their way to glory at Winch Distillery's cocktail competition.

  • Twisted Nose, Winchester

    Artisan Gin, it's a thing. Introducing Hampshire's very own spirit.

  • 7 English Wine Facts

    Château Walthamstow? Come on, it has a ring.

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