Alex Heazel

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Mushroom and pepper biryani recipe

With mushrooms, green beans, peppers, and peas, this biryani is bursting with vitamin C<p>For a healthy vegetarian curry, try this simple recipe<p><b>SERVES</b><br>4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>350g long-grain rice<br>2 tbsp vegetable oil<br>250g closed-cup mushrooms, sliced<br>1 onion, finely chopped<br>1 clove of garlic, crushed<br>1 red pepper, …

Biryani

Piri piri chicken

Smoky, spicy and slightly sweet, Portuguese piri piri chicken is a perfect family meal<p>Whenever I go to Portugal my first pit stop is the same: a chicken piri piri restaurant that is little more than a shack (there are no real walls, just bits of matting hung on a frame) at the side of a dusty road. …

BBQ

Avocado milkshake recipe

Avocado milkshake is refreshing and great for staving off hunger<p>Add vanilla ice cream to to avocado milkshake make this even more decadent.<p><b>SERVES</b><br>2-4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>Ice cubes<br>2 large avocado, peeled<br>500ml/17floz whole milk<br>6 tbsp caster sugar, plus extra to taste<p>METHOD<br>Half-fill a blender or juicer with ice …

Healthy Eating

Welcoming the Year 1396 with Goldfish, Bonfires, and Seven S's

When I was growing up, Norooz—the Persian New Year—meant a lot more to me than just the passing of the vernal equinox and the beginning of spring.<p>Though it marks the first day of the month of <i>Farvardin</i> in the Iranian calendar (in New York this year, it falls at 12:30 A.M. on March 20—the exact time …

Coin Collecting

How to Fix that Carton of Sour, Sad Berries You Impulse-Bought

Supermarket berries can taste sour and sub-par. Here's how to make "meh" berries taste sweeter and better.<p>Who among us hasn't impulse-bought a carton of berries at the grocery store? Whether it was a trance-like state induced by the hum of the fluorescent lights, the promise of warmer weather, or …

Ice Cream

James Martin: how to make the ultimate burger

Chef James Martin shares his amazing burger recipe, served in a brioche bun with homemade mayonnaise and cheese<p>Burgers are about great meat, seasoning and nothing else. Served in a brioche bun with home-made mayo, this is the business. Proper home comfort food.<p>SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>500g minced beef …

James Martin

Absurdly Addictive Asparagus & a Special Guest with Vintage A&M

Asparagus season! It's nearly here. And six years ago, Amanda and Merrill—and special guest Amateur Gourmet, née Adam Roberts—were fêting it with the truly absurdly-addictive Absurdly Addictive Asparagus (a recipe by kaykay).<p>But wait, there's more! Find out what Merrill might do should she …

Asparagus

First Watch: Last Chance

No one really cares what I eat for breakfast. But I'm going to tell you. Since 2003, I have been to The Good Egg, an Arizona Eatery, about 3900 times, which translates to roughly about $50,700 spent. When you figure my meals were about $10.00 plus tip, that's not a whole lot. It's actually a little …

How To Turn Cold Pizza Into Hot New Meals

<i>By: Lee Breslouer</i><p><i>Credit: Cole Saladino/Thrillist</i><p>Chances are there's pizza in your fridge right now, slowly aging until you guiltily throw it in the garbage because you didn't feel like eating pizza a few nights in a row (welcome to the first world!) Don't ignore the pizza like the creditor hunting …