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Top 8 whisky bars in London

London is a great place for whisky lovers. Uncover unique and rare whiskies, find our more about the amber liquor at talks and whisky tastings, or …

London's 10 best afternoon teas

The ritual of afternoon tea owes its origins to Anna, the 7th Duchess of Bedford. As a young women in the early 1800s she lived during a time when it was common to eat only two main meals a day, with breakfast scheduled early in the morning and dinner occurring late in the evening. Routinely …

London’s 14 Highest-Up Restaurants

London’s dining scene has gone sky high, with restaurants atop towers opening at record speed. We take a look at London's plethora of eateries that …

22 amazing rooftop bars in London

Everyman Cinema pops up at Selfridges – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 3:15 pm, September 20, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment<p>If you’re like us and find yourself regularly gripped by a sudden and urgent desire to …

London cheat sheet: Restaurant Sketch

Last night I came back from two days in London. My London-based blogger friend Mary-Ellen from the blog Hop interiors took me to this amazing …

Hotel to Heart: the Ampersand Hotel in London

Last weekend I stayed in one of the best city hotels I have ever experienced. And not to brag, but I’ve been trying out a few by now. I travel to …

White Chocolate Cupcakes Stuffed with Red Velvet Oreo Cookies | Jenns Blah Blah Blog | Where The Sweet Stuff Is

If there is a favorite cookie in our house it’s definitely OREO! We’ve also had fun with our OREO cookies in tons of different ways, but this is the …

Dessert

Oreo Stuffed Brownies

Fudgy Brownies stuffed with Oreo cookies and drizzled with white icing are an easy and fun treat. This is a recipe I’ve been wanting to make for ages …

Salted Caramel Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Bars

My cookbook <i>Peanut Butter Comfort</i> has 100+ recipes using peanut butter.And I have a compilation post with The 25 Best Caramel and Salted Caramel …

Dessert

Fruit-Laden, Whole

• 1 1/4 cups white whole wheat flour<br>• 1/3 cup cornmeal<br>• 1 tablespoon sugar<br>• 2 teaspoons baking powder<br>• 1 teaspoon salt<br>• 2 large eggs, separated<br>• 4 tablespoons butter, melted and cooled<br>• 3/4 cup whole millk<br>• 1/2 cup yogurt<br>• a few fruits of your choice: bananas, peaches, apples all work well.<p>In a large bowl, whisk …

Breakfast

Choose Your Own Adventure: 5-Minute, No-Bake Granola Bars

<i>Every other Thursday, Gena Hamshaw of the blog</i> <i>Choosing Raw</i> <i>shares satisfying, flavorful recipes that also happen to be vegan.</i><p><i>Today: A granola bar you don't have to bake, with a recipe that won't tie you down.</i><p>Summer is quickly approaching, which means more picnics, hikes, outdoor walks, and other …

Breakfast

Lemon

<b>Author Notes:</b> Inspired by a multitude of Greek and Italian flavors, this dish is like a soup, salad, and pasta dish all-in-one. While hearty and warming, it has a light touch from the lemon and fresh herbs. The addition of romaine lettuce at the end may seem unusual, but in this case, it adds a …

Food Preservation

Roasted Salmon with a Cheat's Vietnamese Caramel Sauce Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> I've been on a Bill Granger kick recently. His fresh, Asian-influenced recipes are perfect for the warmer weather that's coming our way. This recipe has been adapted from one of his, but with the method simplified a bit and the flavor boosted by the addition of ginger, cilantro, …

Seafood

Toasted Almond and Coconut Quinoa Porridge Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Take the chill off of autumn mornings with this creamy, rich, and sweet bowl of quinoa porridge. Nutrition nerds, take note: this dish is rich in fiber and complete protein! —Gena Hamshaw<p><b>Serves: 4</b><p>1/2 cup Slivered almonds<br>• 1 cup Dried quinoa<br>• 1 cup Water<br>• 1 1/2 cups Full fat coconut milk, …

Breakfast

The Chandelier That Produces a Shadow Forest of Wild Trees

A year and a half ago, we told you about <i>Forms in Nature,</i> a stunning light sculpture by Hilden & Diaz (Thyra Hilden and Pio Diaz) that casts shadows of trees throughout a room. The 3D printed piece takes eight hours of assembly by hand. Created in Copenhagen, the beautiful chandelier took the world …

Art

Kenyon Yeh's Flue vessels stack inside each other

These stackable containers by Taiwan designer Kenyon Yeh are all made in different materials and sizes, but combine to form a sculptural …

Celebrity Detox Tips That Are Completely Effortless – We Promise

From Miranda Kerr's green supplement, to Jennifer Lawrence's relaxing way to beat the bloat, this is how we'll be detoxing this January...<p>Detoxing …

Grazia

Spicy Oven-Roasted Potatoes

4 Servings<p>The fact that these fries are healthier is almost beside the point—baked fries are great in their own right, and who’s crazy enough to deep-fry on a weeknight anyway? These potatoes get a dusting of spices before roasting for extra flavor.<p>March 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 russet potatoes (about …

French Fries

Roasted Carrot Soup with Dukkah Spice and Yogurt

4 to 6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 40 min<p>December 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup unsalted, shelled raw natural pistachios<p>2 tablespoons sesame seeds<p>2 teaspoons coriander seeds<p>2 teaspoons cumin seeds<p>1/2 teaspoon fennel seeds<p>1/4 teaspoon whole black peppercorns<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt plus more<p>2 …

Low Fat

Prosciutto-Stuffed Chicken with Mushroom Sauce

4 to 6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 50 min<p>Total Time: 50 min<p>This stuffed chicken breast is elegant enough for a dinner party.<p>November 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 skinless, boneless chicken breasts (about 2 pounds)<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>8 thin slices prosciutto<p>8 thin slices provolone cheese<p>32 fresh basil …

Spices

How to Make Banh Xeo, Crisp Vietnamese Filled Crepes

How to make the hot and crunchy filled crepes known as banh xeo in Vietnam.<p><i>Banh xeo</i> translates to “sizzling cake.” Once you’ve made a batch of these lacy, ultra-crisp crepes, you’ll know why. Remember: Work quickly, and watch for splattering oil when the batter hits the pan.<p>Once oil is shimmering …

Vietnam

Scallops with Herbed Brown Butter

4 Servings<p>Ask for “dry” scallops at your fish market; they are free of preservatives and release very little liquid while cooking, which is key to getting a good crusty sear in this easy recipe.<p>August 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 lb. sea scallops, side muscle removed<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black …

Seafood

Friday Food Off - Mini Burger vs Mini Lamb Pitta

My sister and I have been busy cooking up a storm in the battle to find out which of us is the better chef. Olivia, who's also a make-up vlogger, is …

Double-Crusted Chocolate Covered Sweet Surprise Cheesecake Recipe

A creamy, chocolatey filling is surrounded by an oatmeal-pretzel crust and topped with a decadent ganache in this mouthwatering cheesecake.

Movie Night Bark Recipe

Coworkers, bosses — heck, we'll wager even the mailman will devour this D.I.Y. candy. Double the recipe and give it to everyone.

Sweet & Salty Pretzel Brownies Recipe at WomansDay.com- Holiday Cookie Recipes

Quell all cravings in one fell swoop with these brownies filled with semisweet and unsweetened chocolate, crushed saltine crackers, condensed milk …