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The New Baker: Alfajores

These Argentine biscuits are soft and crumbly, with a caramel filling made by heating sweetened condensed milk<p>An Argentine cornflour biscuit sandwiched with home-made dulce de leche (alternatively, Carnation does tinned dulce de leche, Caramel, which is £1.59 from ocado.com)<p><i>Makes 12 sandwich cookies</i><p>…

Antioxidant Boost Margarita Cocktail

<i>January isn’t all pain and no gain. Treat yourself to a trimming tipple that will help maintain the waistline whilst picking you up during the</i> …

Antioxidants

Kale market salad recipe

A quick and satisfying kale salad by one of the world's favourite healthy food bloggers<p>Cavolo nero is my variety of choice here.<p><i>Serves two to four</i><p><b>For the spring-onion dressing:</b><br>2 spring onions, rinsed and chopped<br>2 tbsp fresh lemon juice<br>80ml (2¾fl oz) extra-virgin olive oil<br>2 tbsp ripe avocado flesh<br>1 …

Roast Beef Recipe with Beetroot, Apple & Orange Relish

<i>Celebrate the weekend with the whole family and this modern take on the classic roast beef recipe.</i><p>Love your weekend roasts but sick of the same old …

Recipes

Peruvian chicken soup recipe

A wholesome bowl of chicken, potatoes and hard-boiled eggs in a herby, chilli-flecked broth.<p><i>Serves six</i><p>2.2kg (5lb) chicken<br>2 leeks, roughly chopped<br>2 sticks celery, roughly chopped<br>2 carrots, roughly chopped<br>1 cube ginger root, 2.5cm (1in) square, peeled and sliced<br>1 head garlic, halved horizontally<br>9 …

Recipes

Cranberry, pear and port trifle recipe

A creamy trifle with a piquant hit of fresh and dried cranberries and a dash of port<p>To savour this at its best, start making it a day ahead.<p><i>Serves eight</i><p>200ml (7fl oz) port<br>200ml (7fl oz) red wine<br>2 broad strips lemon rind<br>100g (3½oz) granulated sugar<br>1 star anise<br>5cm (2in) piece cinnamon stick<br>4 fat …

Barefoot Contessa's Eton Mess Dessert Recipe

Try this elegant, easy, and no-bake recipe for Eton Mess from Ina Garten. Perfect for holiday dinners, all it takes is berries, whipped cream, and crushed meringues.<p><b>Serves 5 to 6</b><p>"Eton Mess incorporates several of my favorite things all smooshed together. If you make it with raspberries and serve it …

Dessert