Amanda Lazenby

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Shrimp tacos with garlic and paprika (tacos de camarón) recipe

Fill your tacos with this vibrant mix of shrimps and spice for a real Mexican feast<p>Prawns are one of my favourite seafood. Even though my home town of Puebla is inland, fresh fish is delivered daily to the market and seafood restaurants are everywhere. This dish takes me right back to happy times …

Recipes

Oregano and feta corn on the cob

Oregano and feta cheese bring sweetcorn to life in this classic Mexican side dish<p>Corn snacks are found on street stalls all across Mexico. When I was growing up, corn was the barometer for whether it was going to be a good year or not. If my parents’ corn harvest was plentiful, we would begin all …

Recipes

Picnic recipe: marinated cucumber and radish salad

This cucumber and radish salad keeps its crunch.<p>With a potato peeler, shave a whole cucumber into strips, working around the seedy core. (I eat the core as a juicy perk.)<p>Thinly slice a bunch of radishes.<p>Mix with a fat pinch each of salt and pepper. Leave to marinate for an hour, then drain away the …

Crab club sandwiches with dulse mayonnaise recipe

The sea vegetable dulse pairs expertly with crab<p>Makes 4<p>Dulse, Mara assures, is best with smoky foods and fish, so I have added it to mayonnaise for a luxurious club sandwich made with crab and smoked bacon, a filling starter or an ideal lunch. The recipe suggests that you season the mayonnaise with …

Sandwich Week: the best sandwich recipes from around the world

To mark National Sandwich Week, Helen Graves, author of the book '101 Sandwiches', shares six sensational recipes from across the globe<p><b>VIETNAM: Caramel pork bánh mì</b><p>The bánh mì is arguably one of the world's greatest sandwiches. A light baguette is stuffed with various fillings, which may include …

Fig and goat’s-cheese pizza recipe

Sweet figs balance sharp goat's cheese, tender golden onions and balsamic vinegar in this scrumptious pizza<p><i>Serves two to four (depending on appetite)</i><p>I have given instructions on how to make your own dough, but if you’d rather not, Marks & Spencer now does ready-made fresh pizza dough that is very …

10 Best-Ever Burgers for Memorial Day

With Memorial Day around the corner, it’s time to start grilling. Here are 10 juicy, delicious burger recipes to celebrate the unofficial start of …

Food & Drink Archives

We grow them. We flaunt them. Now, we eat them. Our cacti craze rages on! Read more »<p>1 Comment<p>Mark your calendars and pre-heat your ovens—Pi Day is on March 14th! We're coming at you with this delish, on-theme recipe. Read more »<p>Welcome spring by dining in the open-air. Don't know where to start? …

A Simple Spiced Apple Sorbet, You Say?

So your sister’s the premier pie-maker and your mom’s a cookie-baking machine? I know how you feel. If you’re still searching for a sweet addition to the feast of desserts at this year’s holiday celebration, let me suggest trying your hand at this <b>flawlessly festive spiced apple sorbet!</b><p>While …

15 Cooking Tips from Alice Waters, Mark Bittman, Jamie Oliver, and Other Famous Foodies

Who couldn't use more culinary know-how? These tricks of the foodie trade will make you a pro.

8 New Page-Turners to Pack in Your Beach Bag This Summer

You'll be hooked by page two.<p>If you're truly going to go OOO for a beach vacation, the most surefire way to make sure you're actually decompressing is putting down your smartphone (bye email alerts) to get lost in a good read. Below, our recommendations for the best books worth reading front to …

Books

#theLIST: Summer Beauty Essentials

From glowing (yet protected!) skin to beachy waves and a hair mist to die for, whatever your personality, these are the get-gorgeous products you'll carry with you all summer long.<p>From glowing (yet protected!) skin to beachy waves and a hair mist to die for, whatever your personality, these are the …

8 Qualities of Remarkable Employees

Forget good to great. Here's what makes a great employee remarkable.<p>Great employees are reliable, dependable, proactive, diligent, great leaders, and great followers. They possess a wide range of easily defined-;but hard-to-find-;qualities.<p>A few hit the next level. Some employees are remarkable, …

Employment

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

Happiness

Portable Pies are the Best Pies

Ever been tempted to eat an entire pie by yourself? Now you can! Enter the blueberry hand pie.<p>There is no greater joy than holding an entire pie in your hands and then eating the entire thing. Of course, this sort of irresponsible behavior is also rather conducive to bellyaches. So how is one …

How to Make Chinese Steamed Buns from Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Whether you like your Chinese buns plain or filled, steamed or pan-fried, sweet or savory,</i> <i>Cynthia of Two Red Bowls</i> <i>is here to show you how to make</i> …

The New Calorie Cutters

Manhattan dietician Sharon Richter shares five quick, smart tips for cutting calories that you haven't heard a thousand times before<p>So you want to look svelte for summer—which will, eventually, arrive—but aren't quite ready to commit to a month of green juice and kale chips. Sharon Richter has a …

Food

Dirt Bombs

Makes 12 Servings<p>Like a cinnamon-sugar doughnut in muffin form. You’ve been warned.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>muffins<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>¾ cup sugar<p>1 …

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Restaurant Deals: 5 Websites that Save 10% or More on Dining Out

While restaurant coupons and discounts abound, sometimes you just want to go to that trendy new place you’ve been eyeing, or you’ve pissed off your …

Chicken and daikon radish

Combine soy sauce, ginger and sugar in a bowl. Slice chicken in half horizontally and then into thin strips. Add chicken to the marinade and let sit for 30 minutes. Drain chicken and discard remaining marinade.<p>Stir together ginger, garlic, shallots, soy sauce, vinegar and sugar in a small bowl and …

Chocolate Covered Peanut Butter Brownie Cookies

Hello everyone!How is the new year going so far? Mine is going pretty well! Very occupied again, but very happy to be! Lots of fun stuff going on!As …

16 Slow-Cooking Recipes for a Slow Weekend

There are the nights when dinner can't come fast enough—when we need a hot meal on the table in less time than it takes to watch an episode of TV in our pajamas (and when we proceed to watch 5 episodes after that). On such nights, we pat ourselves on the back for the fact that we cooked at all.<p>And …

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Double Chocolate Cake Doughnuts

Cupcakes in disguise… also known as Double Chocolate Baked Doughnuts.<p>Perfectly cakey and soft with extra drippy chocolate glaze. Basically, I’ll …

Ramen: The Ultimate Broke Food, and How to Make It at Home

<i>Cooking on the cheap shouldn't mean minute rice and buttered pasta every night. With a little creativity and a little planning, Gabriella Paiella shows us how to make the most of a tight budget -- without sacrificing flavor or variety.</i><p><i>Today: The next best thing to a SAD lamp this time of year? A</i> …

Onigiri 101: How to Make Japanese Rice Balls

<i>Every other week, Anna Hezel talks about the innovations, decorations, and other quiet touches that make a party memorable.</i><p><i>Today: Everything you need to know about making this food truck treat at home.</i><p>Onigiri are a type of Japanese rice ball made from sushi rice packed tightly around a salty …

Sushi

Make Your Own Kimchi

A ubiquitous side dish in Korean homes and restaurants, kimchi is made of salted vegetables that are tossed in seasonings and allowed to ferment. …

Food

Kimchi Style Cabbage and Fried Eggs (Or, Faux-Chi) - Turntable Kitchen

March is lot like a long, flat stretch of road somewhere. It’s far enough away from where you’ve left (winter) and not quite to where you’re headed …

Turntables