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Deliciously Ella's creamy mango and banana overnight oats

Blitzing mango and banana with ground flaxseed and a splash of almond milk is a delicious way to incorporate fruit into an oaty breakfast<p><b>SERVES</b><br>2<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b> <b><br>For the mango puree:</b><br>1 mango<br>2 ripe bananas<br>1 tbsp ground flaxseed<br>a splash of almond milk (enough to make it blend)<p><b>For the oat mix:</b><br>1 ripe banana<br>⅔ …

Breakfast

The ultimate fish pie

A good fish pie is a triumph of structural engineering. Texture is all important. If the potato is too soft with too much sauce and filling, it becomes a sloppy mish-mash. If it's not soft enough, it's just a huge, stodgy fishcake.<p><b>The fishy part</b><p>This used to be easy: a nice bit of cod or some …

Make This When You're Craving Melty Cheese

If you've ever wanted to make ravioli but backtracked, rapidly, when you thought about making the pasta dough, consider <i>gnudi</i> instead. As their name—which derives from the Italian word for "nude"—indicates, they're all tasty filling (typically ricotta and spinach or chard) with no pasta exterior.<p>We …

Spices

21 High-Protein Breakfasts To Start Your Day

Photo by Kelly Redfield<p>We're constantly told about the importance of eating breakfast as it's known to boost metabolism, decrease our risk of certain diseases, and provide us with our energy needs for the day. However, those benefits may not be coming through if you're consuming foods that hold …

21 Vegetarian Meals Anyone Can Make

Photo by Katherine Baker<p>Before you know it, the weekend is over and it's the dreaded Monday again. However, Monday can also be a reset button where you recommit to healthy behaviors, including diet and exercise. Enter Meatless Monday.<p>It takes 47 times more water to produce a single pound of beef …

Healthy Eating

Spiced cod with sweet potato mash recipe

A quick marinade of yoghurt, ginger and spices is all you need to turn boring cod into a delicious dinner<p>Marinating the cod in lightly spiced yoghurt with ginger and lime tenderises the fish and makes for a meltingly tender result.<p>SERVES<p>2<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2 inch piece ginger<br>• Zest of 1 lime<br>• 1 tsp ground …

Seafood

How the Sundae Got its Name & the Origin of the Banana Split

<i>In honor of where</i> we <i>came from (that is, our mothers), we're exploring the origins of some of our favorite foods and drinks. Today: the banana split.</i><p>Certain things we take for granted: the break of dawn, for instance. Baseball. Banana splits. You know, those decadent desserts of <b>multiple scoops of</b> …

Dessert

9 No-Cook Twists on Avocado Toast

Like your favorite indie band that makes it big, even the best food trends invite their fair share of mockery and derision. Which is why I could easily go on a nice long rant for you right now, all about how tired this whole avocado toast "thing" is and how annoying it is to see obnoxiously priced …

20 best Chinese recipes: part 4

Ken Hom’s steamed fish Cantonese style<p>Steaming fish is a great southern Chinese tradition, and it is my favourite method of cooking fish. Nothing masks the fresh taste of the fish, which remains moist and tender at the same time, and you can savour the combination of the other ingredients.<p>Serves</b> …

Food & Dining

5 Reasons To Eat More Mexican Food In 2016

Ok, so you don't really need another reason to stuff your face with amazing Mexican food but with the opening of Mesita in Rockville Centre, Long Island NY's latest Mexican restaurant arrival, it's time to revel in all things south of the border.<p><b>Here are 5 reasons to bask in your love of Mexican</b> …

19 Hearty Vegetarian Soups and Stews

Few things are as gratifying on a cold day as a warm bowl of soup, and this is one arena in which vegetarian dishes can really stand out. Remember all those root vegetables, brassicas, grains, and beans we showcased in our collection of winter salad recipes? Many of them are perfectly appropriate …

Cooking

From the Ivory Tower Kitchen: 10 Food Theorems

Mathematics is the queen of all sciences because it is the foundation and language of the scientific world. At its core lies an ever increasing set of facts (theorems) which have been proved without a shadow of scientific doubt. For every theorem, there exist multiple, equally interesting and …

Mathematics

7 Ways to Make Leftover Oatmeal a Lot More Exciting

You resolved to eat more whole grains (and to eat breakfast). So you went out and bought the oats, reminded yourself of the proportion of water to grains, and made a huge batch of oatmeal to last you through the week. But now you've got a pot full of oats, and you're already a little tired of mush. …

Breakfast

9 Hearty Vegetable Soups to Carry You Through the Day

In winter—when you wake up before the sun and get home after it's gone down—<b>lunch should be three things:</b> warming, something that'll stick to your ribs, and something that you don't have to make in a panic in the dark before you start your commute (the worst). Hearty vegetable soups can be made on …

Food

The Chart Every Meat Eater Needs To See

Because it's time to know your cuts of beef.<p>Avid meat eaters are generally pretty knowledgable about beef cuts. They know the difference between a chuck roast and a shoulder steak, and how differently each needs to be cooked. But not many occasional meat consumers know that kind of information, and …

Food

25 Can't-Believe-It's-Cauliflower Recipes for Comfort Food Favorites

Cauliflower rice, rice baby—plus more hidden-veggie meals, appetizers, and healthy desserts that'll calm your cravings (even if you're …

Chicken Shrimp & Sausage Gumbo - Immaculate Bites

Lightly season the chicken with salt and pepper. Heat the oil over medium heat in a heavy bottomed Dutch Cook the chicken until browned on both sides …

What to eat with the curtains closed: Milk's ooey-gooey chocolate cookies

Have you ever had something that tasted so good you were almost embarrassed to eat it in public? These chocolate cookies are that something.<p>You might consider closing the curtains when you bake a few batches of these, from chef Bret Thompson's bake shop at Milk. (They're the ones in the …

Dessert

27 Breakfast Sandwiches That Cure a Hangover With Less Grease

Sometimes the best breakfast is one you can eat on the go. As much as we try to sit down for meals, we're often too rushed in the a.m. hours, …

Breakfast

Jamie Oliver's tasty fish tacos with game-changing kiwi, lime and chilli salsa

Just one haddock fillet provides us with a source of seven different essential vitamins and minerals, plus this colourful dish gives us three of our 5-a-day.<p>SERVES<p>2<p>TAKES<p>35 minutes<p>INGREDIENTS<p>100g plain wholemeal flour<br>2 ripe kiwi fruit<br>4 spring onions<br>1 fresh jalapeño or green chilli<br>1 bunch of fresh …

Jamie Oliver

Skip the Bacon: 9 Best Vegetarian Breakfasts to Make This Weekend

From amazing enchiladas to fluffy quiche, here are nine incredible meatless breakfast recipes that are so good you won't miss bacon.<p>Vegetarian …

Curious Cuisiniere

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Chicken Burger Recipe | Williams-Sonoma Taste

A chicken burger dripping with flavorful barbecue sauce is sure to be a welcome mess. Adjust the amount of cayenne pepper depending on how spicy you want the sauce. Freeze extra barbecue sauce for up to 3 months, or use it for another dinner later in the week: toss a little with shredded rotisserie …

The 21 Best Breakfast Sandwiches in the Country

Breakfast comes in many different shapes and sizes, but the king of them all is the breakfast sandwich. It rules over the realm of morning meals, …

This Mexican BLT Is What Your Brunch Is Missing

We know the popular BLT is a pretty great sandwich. But this sandwich? This is the mother of all BLTs. Picture this: melty cheese, fresh guacamole, spicy chipotle mayo and a crisp-but-oozy fried egg. And they’re just the extra ingredients! It’s tasty and it’s HUGE, but if you’re anything like us, …

You Will Never Think Of Pizza The Same Way After Trying This Dip

Hope your guests are ready for this masterpiece.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>- Pizza Dough<p>- 8 oz Cream Cheese - Softened<p>- 1 Cup Shredded Mozzarella Cheese<p>- 1/2 Cup Grated Parmesan Cheese<p>- 1/2 Cup Whole Milk Ricotta Cheese<p>- 1/4 Cup Fresh Basil - Chopped<p>- 6 Cloves Garlic - Chopped and divided<p>- 1 tsp Red …

Spices

5 Of The Most Divine Potato Recipes In Existence

Each of these sides is so outrageously good, you'll want to upgrade them to entrée level.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Sides So Tasty You Won't Even Care About The Entree

Cooking

The top 10 recipes of 2015

This year has seen a wealth of great food in this town. There have been some spectacular dishes on restaurant menus — meticulously constructed grain bowls, examples of the continued prominence of vegetable cuisine, more high-end barbecue and taco experiments. In The Los Angeles Times Test Kitchen, …

Top 10

15 30-Minute Recipes to Make for Your Next Potluck

You’ve (mostly) survived the holidays, and you have the holiday ham leftovers to prove it. But wait! You’ve got one more party to get through and, in all of your Christmas prep, you’ve completely forgotten to get ready for that New Year’s Eve soiree you’re going to. We’ve scoured the Internet for …

Impress Your Friends With These Beautiful Brunch Recipes

When it comes to Sundays, few things get us more excited than a beautifully prepared brunch with gal pals. And if you really want to impress your …