Caroline Foster

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Stout and chocolate fondants

Stout is a seasoned favourite of bakers and cooks alike, and sits perfectly alongside chocolate. These fondants, while rich and indulgent as any fondant should be, have a bitter tang which perfectly cuts through the sticky sweetness of the molten centre. While Guinness is a good and obvious choice, …

How to Really Enjoy the Taste of Healthy Foods

Savor every aspect of food not only this year but for the rest of your life.<p>This year, Savor the Flavor of Eating Right has been a national eating theme that many of us haven't truly taken advantage of. It gives us the opportunity to pause and really consider what it means to take pleasure in a …

Nutrition

New IMAX trailer for The Jungle Book

We’ve seen a few clips this week [find them here], and now a new IMAX trailer has arrived online for Jon Favreau’s <b>The Jungle Book</b>, which we’ve got …

10 trips with the world's best tour operators

Travel with an award-winning travel company, and you're virtually guaranteed to have an amazing trip. Our readers have spoken – and these are their …

Wine Tasting 101

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Wine drinking’s pretty much self-explanatory. But no matter what’s in the glass, it will reveal itself best when approached systematically and when all sensory apparati are exposed to it (well, not your ears).<p>That doesn’t mean making a spectacle of your examination, or …

Dublin city guide: what to see, plus the best hotels, bars and restaurants

As the city marks the centenary of the Easter Rising, our writer finds its free-thinking spirit alive at offbeat museums, bars, restaurants and in its architecture<p>This is a big year for Ireland and its capital. The country is preparing to mark the centenary of the Easter Rising, a rebellion that …

7 Breakfast Recipes You Can Make In A Coffee Mug

They say breakfast is the most important meal of the day, yet how often do you find yourself dashing out of the house with just a granola bar? Sometimes all you need is a warm meal, dammit. Here are seven mug recipes that don't take an hour to prep (or leave you with a sink full of</b> …

Breakfast

6 Breakfasts That Are Scientifically Proven To Put You In A Good Mood

What you eat--and when you eat--plays a huge role in how you feel. If you need further proof that food affects your mood, think about how you feel after that first glorious cup of coffee in the morning (or, OK, after ravaging that bag of mini Kit Kats on a particularly crappy day). Here, six ways …

Dan Doherty's roast chicken

It goes without saying that a Sunday roast is my all-time favourite meal. Whether it’s after football as a kid, or after a long week at work, nothing can soothe your pains like a good roast. It’s something every family should do on a Sunday – invite friends, colleagues, whoever, just roast some …

Keep Canned Fish on Hand, Make These 12 Recipes

In Spain, among other Mediterranean countries, tinned fish is just as prized as fresh. Salt cod, or <i>bacalao</i>, is a staple. And anchovies are not merely an unpopular pizza topping, but a briny ingredient found at home among the garlic and olive oil.<p>So forget what you thought you knew about canned …

Cocktail of the week: chilli apple martini recipe from Ruby’s Bar & Lounge

A spicy, fruity little number to kickstart a night out, from one of east London’s most popular bars<p>The floral backnote to the vanilla syrup lifts this to another level: to make it, mix two parts water to one part sugar, put on a high heat, add three vanilla pods and stir to dissolve the sugar. …

How to make chocolate spread

With only four ingredients, this spread is simple to whip up and keep in your fridge<p>MAKES<p>1 jar<p>INGREDIENTS<p>142g chocolate, chopped<br>• 166g double cream<br>• 47g sugar<br>• 2g salt<p>METHOD<p>Bring the double cream, sugar and salt to a boil. Pour over the chopped chocolate; whisk until smooth.<p>Emulsify with a hand …

Blueberry pie porridge

You can replace the amaranth with more oats, millet or quinoa flakes – remember that these will cook quicker.<p>SERVES<p>2<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2 handfuls amaranth<br>• 2 handfuls oats<br>• 500ml milk of your choice (I use coconut milk)<br>• 200g blueberries<br>• 1 tbsp maple syrup<br>• 1 tsp ground cinnamon<br>• Juice of ½ lemon<p>METHOD<p>Put the …

Cheap vodka and giant castles: the joy of Interrail

Is the railway rite of passage really under threat, as Nicky Morgan suggests? Not likely, says one former train-powered adventurer<p>My baptism as an independent traveller began, aged 18, in July 2007 with a 36-hour train journey from London to Budapest. I left with three friends and, flanked by …

Castles