Samuel Muston is deputy editor & food editor of The Independent Magazine. He also writes a weekly food column
12 November 2013 08:06 PM
As the BBC's David Dimbleby, 75, gets a scorpion inked on his shoulder, Samuel Muston looks at the growing trend for body art among the Saga generation
07 November 2013 09:30 PM
If Forbes Magazine were a person it would probably wear hemp trousers. Or at least that's the conclusion I've drawn since the business bible declared last week that "high-end vegan" food was going to be the number 1 coming food trend of 2014.
06 November 2013 09:30 PM
The family man and late-riser may owe his success to a sexting scandal, say Samuel Muston
31 October 2013 08:30 PM
This week I've been eating… Huevos rancheros
27 October 2013 12:00 AM
Ever tasted a hopshoot? Or a Northdown clawnut? What about Huntingdon fidget pie? Chances are those dishes are about as familiar to you as dodo meat. But maybe not for much longer. Slow Food UK, the British arm of the group founded in Italy in 1986 to counter the rise of fast food, have added those three, along with whey butter, Musselburgh leeks, Manx kippers and blue grey beef, to its list of forgotten foods.
On the menu: Kraken Black Spiced Rum; Alice Temperley & Gordon's; Krups EA8258; glow-in-the-dark gin ice cream; artist-in-restaurant
24 October 2013 05:50 PM
This week I've been drinking. . . Kraken Black Spiced Rum
19 October 2013 07:54 PM
Breakfast lasagne and steaks big enough to feed a family? Just a morsel of what’s on offer at Walt Disney World Resort
17 October 2013 08:00 PM
This week I've been eating... crab salad with melba toast
16 October 2013 09:00 PM
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Like two peas in a pod: Mark Hix and Jason Lowe on cooking and photographing some of Britain's finest food
12 October 2013 12:00 AM
They have cooked and photographed over 2,000 dishes together – Samuel Muston watches the entertaining and surprisingly stress-free 'marriage' of Mark Hix and Jason Lowe in action in the kitchen. Plus, the pair present some of their classic recipes
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Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'
- 1 Scottish referendum: So how about the English now being given a chance to split from England?
- 2 Stamford Hill council removes 'unacceptable' posters telling women which side of the road to walk down
- 3 Kim Kardashian 'nude pictures' leaked on 4chan weeks after Jennifer Lawrence 'The Fappening' scandal
- 4 Matthew Miller: American sentenced to hard labour in North Korea 'wanted to be Snowden II'
- 5 Iranian blogger found guilty of insulting Prophet Mohammad on Facebook sentenced to death