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How a retirement plan birthed Asia's best Portuguese wine lounge

<b>(CNN) —</b> "Why bother going into one of the casino gambling halls?" asks Jacky Higgins, co-founder of MacauSoul , a Portuguese wine lounge housed inside a traditional colonial building.<p>"Just walk around the streets. It's totally fascinating."<p>Her husband and co-founder David Higgins, wearing a light …

Hong Kong

12 bars that will make you feel like you've stepped back in time

The fry-up is back: how to cook the perfect full English breakfast

Put on your aprons and whip out your frying pans; the Great British fry-up is enjoying a renaissance in kitchens across the UK. So far this year, we’ve eaten 10 per cent more fried breakfasts than last year, fresh sausage sales are up by 5.9 per cent and egg consumption at breakfast is up by 18 per …

Caravan's baked eggs and chorizo with tomato ragout recipe

Spice up your breakfast eggs with a tomato and pepper ragout<p>Serves 4<p>I first had baked eggs when I worked in a restaurant 12 years ago. The pastry chef was Israeli and he used to talk about this guy, called Dr Shakshuka, who would go to the food market in Tel Aviv, set up his pan and fry peppers, …

Is your fridge all wrong? The secrets of food organisation

Why you should banish tomatoes, onions and eggs from your fridge - and store champagne there instead<p>Did you know peaches, plums, and pears, emit a gas that makes vegetables go rotten? And that eggs can absorb odours?<p>If you're finding your grocery haul isn't stretching quite as far as it should, …

How Do I Get Stains Out of My Sheets?

We won't ask.<p><b>Jolie Kerr is a cleaning expert and advice columnist. She'll be here every week helping to answer your filthiest questions. Are you dirty? Email her. Are you still dirty? Subscribe to Ask a Clean Person: The Podcast on Acast, iTunes or Stitcher, and like Ask a Clean Person on</b> …

Boston Red Sox

Your Promotion Should Help Your Career, Not Just Your Bank Account

Here’s how to make sure it does both.<p>So you got a promotion. Congratulations! But are you feeling unsure about how great that raise, title change, or additional benefit actually is? Maybe you’re even wondering if it’s worth accepting at all since you might be able to find a better compensation …

Employment

‘Paris is where I learned, like Hemingway, to be poor and happy’

Vanessa Grall, author of Don’t be a Tourist in Paris, reveals her favourite out-of-the way museums, bistros and hotels<p><b>I moved to Paris in 2011 and that summer I broke both of my elbows.</b> With two full-arm casts, I couldn’t cook, so I ate lots of filled baguettes on a garden bench. I used to watch a …

France

You & Me Table Tennis Table by AHA - Dwell

Celebrate Chinese New Year with a good old game of ping-pong/table tennis! Ping-pong masters and newbies alike will love the minimalist design of this standard-sized ping-pong table. Don't think you have room for a ping-pong table in your home? The You and Me Table Tennis Table doubles as a large …

Table Tennis

Woolsey Ping Pong Table

If you think a ping pong table belongs in the basement or garage, you'll think again after one look at the Woolsey Ping Pong Table. It can sit …

Modern Apartment With A Low-Profile, Chic And Balanced Interior

This home in Taiwan is the very definition of what a simple, pure and zen home should look like. It’s a space designed by Wei Yi International Design …

Interior Design

How Not To Discuss Your Strengths And Weaknesses On Job Interviews

You don’t have to be perfect, you just have to be prepared.<p>As a job candidate, if you’re asked the question, “What are your strengths and weaknesses?” in an interview, it’s important to emphasize what you’re good at, and minimize—but be truthful about—what you’re not.<p>When it comes time to toot your …

Employment

Should I Take The Promotion -- Without A Pay Raise?

Dear Liz,<p>I don’t know what to do. I like my job but it’s entry-level and that’s frustrating.<p>I have done much more responsible work in other jobs and my boss “Mitch” knows what I’m capable of.<p>He gives me special projects to do and he relies on me, but he doesn’t want to commit to giving me an actual …

Employment

Tips and tricks for making smoothies

Tom Wildman peels, chills and blends his way towards the ultimate smoothie, learning how to get the perfect consistency, maximise flavour and cram as …

The 10 simple prosecco cocktails you need to make

These refreshing prosecco cocktails are perfect for enjoying on warm days (or even chilly ones). Best of all, you can make them with store-cupboard staples.<p><b>Lemon Sherbet Fizz</b><p>A mouthwatering, lip-smacking, tangy citrus froth. Pop one heaped teaspoon of lemon sorbet into the bottom of a tall flute …

This Gin Tasting Chart Is Here to Help You Make the Perfect G&T

Know your botanicals!<p>Gin and tonic might be a simple drink, but when it comes to the taste, there's a fine art to getting the flavors right. So, to help fans of the spirit become G&T connoisseurs, the Gin Foundry has come up with a handy chart.<p>The "gin tasting wheel" matches types of gin with the …

Flavors

Fancy a Harvey Weissbanger? How to make cocktails from beer

Most people don't associate beer with cocktails, but top mixologists are increasingly turning lager and ales into dazzling drinks<p>A sceptical attitude toward mixing other ingredients with beer goes back a long time. "There’s not much you can ‘do’ with beer, except indulge in the pleasant task of …

Relationship advice: five experts reveal the secrets to long-term love

How to keep sex and love alive: 'argument enders', alone time and 23 other secrets to solve relationship problems<p>'There are different qualities to sex at different stages in a long relationship'<p><i>Kate Figesis an author. Her non-fiction books include 'Couples: How We Make Love Last’ and 'Our Cheating</i> …

Ski Sunday presenter Ed Leigh on the lure of Ohau, New Zealand

This tiny South Island resort has just one lift, but the snow in August and September is brilliant – and, if you pick your week, it can feel like your own private mountain<p><b>I met a Kiwi woman in Europe in 2001 – in the mountains.</b> After we’d been together for two months, she said: “This is great but, …

New Zealand

Industrial Interior Design Idea - Concrete and Steel Tables

Concrete and steel are two of the most industrial materials you can use. They’re found at nearly every construction site, and when used in interior …

Furniture

Why you should never eat a bacon sandwich: what you can – and can't – eat

February, 2015, was the month when everything we thought we knew about eating and drinking healthily was turned on its head.<p>First, a damning study in the British Medical Journal showed that – after all we have been told to the contrary – saturated fat is good for you. Far from being the great risk …

Revealed: how to make the perfect gin and tonic

Lime or lemon? A little tonic or a lot? A scientist has researched how to make the definitive G&T<p>We Britons all have our own ideas about what makes a great gin and tonic – whether it’s Gordon’s with a slice of lemon or Beefeater with a wedge of lime<p>Now, however, the question of how to make the …

How to cook the perfect stir fry

There are certain cooking techniques that don’t come as second nature if you haven’t grown up with them.<p>I didn’t even taste Chinese food until I was 20, so stir-frying is not in my blood. But when I ate a dish of stir-fried greens cooked by food writer Kay Plunkett-Hogge that was so delicious I …

Kale with chorizo and eggs

Kale can take on strong flavours like chorizo, but you could easily swap kale for spinach if you prefer.<p>SERVES<p>2<p>INGREDIENTS<p>60g butter<br>• 110g chorizo sausage, thickly sliced<br>• 100g raw kale, washed and cut up<br>• 4 eggs<p>METHOD<p>Warm the butter in a heavy-based pan with a lid. Gently fry the chorizo in the butter …

The stomach-churning reason you should never ask for lemon in your gin and tonic

How do you take your gin and tonic? If it’s with ice and a slice, you might want to consider doing without the slice from now on.<p>Elle magazine recently resurfaced a 2007 study published in the Journal of Environmental Health, in which researchers investigated the level of microbial contamination of …

Germany's Wurstmarkt : World's largest wine festival | CNN Travel

(CNN) — If there is a more appetizing aroma than the whiff of a sizzling sausage, then my nose hasn't smelled it yet.<p>All around me there are food stalls hot with barbecues of Bratwurst, large skillets of smoked Knackwurst sputtering fat, grates full of finger-like Nuremberg sausages over open …

Sausages

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

New potato and chorizo hash with asparagus, poached egg recipe

Make use of the season's asparagus with this delicious hash recipe - it's just right for a long, lazy brunch<p><b>SERVES</b><p>2<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>600g new potatoes, scrubbed & halved or quartered if large<br>• 2 tbsp olive oil<br>• 1 red onion, chopped<br>• 2 cooking chorizo sausages (200-250g), skin removed & meat crumbled<br>• 2 tbsp …

Dishoom's Indian cheese on toast

Dishoom share their Kejriwal recipe: an Indian twist on cheese on toast, with runny fried eggs and chilli that's perfect for weekend brunch<p>We went to Bombay a few months ago and discovered this dish in the Willingdon Club. It is called the Kejriwal after a man who used to come in 30 years ago and …