Alexander Tordoff

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Fresh And Crispy Fish Fingers With A Creamy Tartare Sauce

Why buy the frozen variety when you can make your own fresh and delicious fish fingers at home! The perfect snack, these fish fingers are best served …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Why You Should Eat Tahini For Breakfast

<b>Mr Josh Katz is chef-owner of Berber & Q in London. Here, he explains his passion for his favourite ingredient – tahini – and the best ways to cook</b> …

Tip: Make Protein Powder Ice Cream

High protein, super clean, no added sugar, and holy-crap delicious. Get the easy recipe here.<p>Banana Chocolate Chip Ice Cream<p>Ingredients<p>3 bananas, …

Ice Cream

If You Make This Homemade Sourdough Bread, You'll Never Want Store-Bought Again

Homemade bread is everything.<p>Starter:<p>2 cups warm water<p>1¼ teaspoon (1 packet) dry yeast<p>3½ cups flour<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>Bread:<p>4 cups flour<p>2 teaspoon salt<p>1¼ cup water<p>1 cup starter, stir before using<p>1. In a glass bowl, add water and yeast. Mix the yeast into the water and let it sit for a couple minutes.<p>…

Baking

20 Protein-Packed Snacks to Help Beat the Afternoon Slump

The afternoon slump is a real-life problem we all face — lunch feels like forever ago, your stomach is begging for something, and dinner is hours …

Healthy Eating

How to Make the Best Short Rib Pastrami Sandwich

Kosher

The £20 miracle oil that gets rid of scars

A couple of years back, ‘how to minimise scarring’ started getting way too much air play in my life. Alongside fitbit counts, it was one of the major topics of female conversation in LA, where I was always tempted to say, ‘I find not taking a scalpel to my flesh really helps’. Even back in Blighty, …

Skin Care

Doppler Labs Makes a Huge Splash in the Innovation of Personal Sound

Here One is a pair of ear buds coupled with an app that not only acts as a volume control in an ever louder world, it couples Bluetooth streaming with some powerful noise filters. The result is a product unlike any other. As the creators point out, there are plenty of headphone solutions in all …

Consumer Tech

The Ultimate Fluffy Pancakes

<b></b><b>What You’ll Need:</b>Batter (makes 6):• 175g plain flour<br>• 1 ½ tsp baking powder<br>• 40g caster sugar or 4 tbsp. honey<br>• 225ml whole milk (or a dairy-free …

Coconut

Homemade Brown Sugar: Quicker Than a Trip to the Store

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Made-from-scratch brown sugar isn't a new idea by any stretch, but in the past, it wasn't something I ever cared about. In part, I was skeptical that a "homemade" mix of refined white sugar and mass-produced molasses could somehow taste any better than "real" …

How to Make Gyoza, Japanese Fried Dumplings Recipe

GYOZA<p>Gyoza with classic pork and cabbage are juicy and moist in the centre with a crisp and chewy wrapper. They are related to the Chinese dumplings but slightly more subtle in flavour and not as hard to make as you might think! The key is in quality ingredients - and the wrapping! But you'll be …

Chocolate Butter Exists. And You Can Make It, Easily.

They're selling it in New Zealand, but just because you're not a Kiwi doesn't mean you shouldn't get some, too.<p>If you keep a pulse on internet trends, you’ve probably recently heard about chocolate butter. If you were interested enough to find out more, you also discovered that the exciting new …

Dessert

This Pita Trick Must Have Been Invented by Wizards, Because It Is Magical

This easy method will put an end to soggy ripped pitas forever.<p>Pita sandwiches are great. Pita sandwiches are also terrible. Terrible in the, "Damn, the entire contents of my sandwich just fell out of this hole in my pita, and now there's a work of falafel modern art on my new white shirt," kind of …

Sandwiches

Spiced Grape Jelly

Think of drinking wine under a vine-covered trellis and you'll probably be transported back to the heady romance of a holiday in Greece or Italy. I …

Behind the trend: Shakshuka

In the beginning...<p>This traditional dish of eggs poached in spicy tomato sauce, is found in many iterations across the Middle East and North Africa. …

Healthy Snickers Bombs

Oh yes, healthy snickers bombs, just what the doctor ordered.<p>Image by Hedi Hearts<p>I think it is safe to say we all love snickers. Now imagine if I …

Spanish fish stew with an almond crumb

SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>4 tbsp olive oil<br>• 2 medium onions, finely chopped<br>• 1 medium fennel bulb, trimmed and finely chopped<br>• 4 garlic cloves, sliced<br>• 2 tsp fennel seeds, roughly ground<br>• 1 chile de árbol<br>• 2 good pinches of saffron strands<br>• 3 garlic cloves, finely chopped<br>• 2 x 400g tins plum tomatoes<br>• 500ml water or fish …

Cinnamon Apple Raisin Cake

Happy New Year and L'Shana Tova to those celebrating Rosh Hashanah. This recipe is from Maida Heatter's cookbook, Maida Heatter's Cakes, a winner of the James Beard Foundation Cookbook Hall of Fame award. If you are not yet familiar with Ms. Maida, you will be after trying this great recipe. …

Welsh Cakes

Step 1<p>Make The Dough<p>Weigh the flour into a bowl and rub the diced butter into the mix until it resembles breadcrumbs. Zest in the lemon and stir …

Danish Pastries

Step 1<p>Make The Dough<p>Tip the flour into the bowl of a stand mixer. Add the yeast and sugar to one side of the bowl and the salt on the opposite side. …

9 Out-The-Door Breakfast Recipes

Back to school can mean hectic mornings, but don't let breakfast stress you out. From homemade granola to easy cinnamon buns, all of these grab-and-go recipes will have your family out the door with happy faces.<p><b>1. Homemade Granola</b><p>This recipe was inspired by the homemade granola served <i>The Inn at</i> …

Making rainbows in a glass – seven-layer tea in Bangladesh

The magic happens in a humble kiosk in northern Bangladesh’s Sylhet region – by a man unimpressed by Bollywood bling or making big money from his invention<p>One of Heston Blumenthal’s most famous Fat Duck concoctions is a cup of tea that stays piping hot on one side of the cup and stone cold on the …

Tea

Joe Wick's OMG cinnamon French toast

Yes, yes, yes. Finally a recipe for French toast that I can enjoy after a workout. I’ve topped mine with banana and blueberries but you can use any fruit you love. Don’t go mad with the maple syrup!<p>CARB-RICH<p>SERVES<p>One<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1 egg<br>• ¼ tsp ground cinnamon<br>• 1 tsp vanilla extract<br>• 1 thick slice of white …

Breakfast

Sara Jenkins' Guide to Making Good Food with Bad Tomatoes

You already know what to do with a perfect tomato (not much). But because you won't always have access to a bursting garden or farmers market—and sometimes even the lookers turn out to be mealy or mushy anyway—we asked our Chef in Residence Sara Jenkins what she'd do to bring out the best in some …

Tomatoes

How To Make Smoked Ice Cream (Really)

<i>Photo by Richard Dallett.</i><p>You know I smoke and/or grill just about everything. But ice cream? Yes, folks, I've even smoked ice cream. It's not as strange as it sounds. I broke ground in my first television show with my recipe for Baked Hawaii--ice cream-filled, meringue-coated pineapple. Grilling …

Apple Turnover

Step 1<p>Preperations<p>Pre- heat the oven to 200 degrees. Cut your apple into small chunks and halve your blackberries. For the mixed spice: combine 1 …

How to make Samosa's LIKE A BOSS! | Indian Recipes #CookwithAnisa #recipeoftheday

Another easy family favourite recipe for you guys! Whenever we want a tasty fried snack, Samosa's are always taken out the freezer first!<p>These Samosa's are fried into a crisp triangle shaped pastry, and can be filled with chicken, lamb, spicy potatoes, peas, lentils. Everyone loves Samosas …

Fry Sauce Is The Most Incredible Condiment You Probably Haven't Heard Of

Sooo smooth.<p>We’re always scoping out new ways to dip our fries.<p>Ketchup makes a great dunking or squirting option, it’s true. And the most adventurous among us even use chocolate shakes. But there’s a more epic condiment you’ve likely never heard of before, at least not by this particular name name: …

Fast Food

How to make the perfect millionaire's shortbread

There’s something delightfully innocent about the name “millionaire’s shortbread”. It smacks of an age when the wealthy – rather than buying up investment property or roaring around in diamond-encrusted supercars – could be identified by their decadent taste in afternoon treats. This is not just …

Dessert