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Food & Drink

10 best champagnes

Break out the bubbly and celebrate this winter. IndyBest pours itself a glass 

10 best cake stands

With the Great British Bake Off hitting our screens on Wednesday, we find showstopper-worthy pedestals for your creations

6 best recipe files

Get organised like a Bake Off champion and put all your show-stopping recipes in one place

10 best tequilas

It’s National Tequila Day this Friday, so celebrate with Mexico’s finest export

10 best toasters

Make sure your morning slice is perfectly browned and done to your liking. We serve up a breakfast for champions

10 best balsamic vinegars

Drizzle it over salad, enjoy it with ciabatta, marinate vegetables, or use it to add depth to a sauce - this versatile staple is a cook's best friend

10 best recipe boxes

Love cooking but time-poor? Get everything you need to whip up a feast delivered to your front door

11 best food processors

Whizz, blend, grate and chop your way to culinary success with a multi-talented piece of machinery

10 best gins

Whether you like it shaken in your martini or stirred with a splash of tonic, we raise a glass to World Gin Day this Saturday

12 best olive oils

Extra-virgin, cold-press, early-harvest, ultra-premium – choosing an olive oil is a surprising minefield. Save yourself the hassle with our handy guide

10 best kitchen timers

Say goodbye to overdone sponge cakes and boiled-to-death veg with a well-chosen ticker

5 best Japanese whiskies

Move over Scotland, Japan can more than hold its own in the whisky stakes. Will Dean picks the best of the malts

10 best lunch boxes for adults

Tired of squashed sandwiches and leaky plastic containers? Leave your schooldays behind with our pick of grown-up boxes

10 best gas barbecues

If you don’t want to slave over hot charcoal, we’ve found efficient alternatives that will cook – but not burn – your food in a flash