Elissa Rahman

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Not Just for the Birds: 18 Seed Recipes for Sesame, Flax, Pumpkin, and More

These seed recipes prove that pepitas, sunflower, sesame, and flax seeds can take you way beyond granola.<p><b>Are seeds the best thing since sliced bread?</b> If the nation's most creative and ambitious restaurants' menus are any indication, all signs point to yes. These days, we're finding pumpkin, sesame, …

Three Eight Four, Brixton, restaurant review

This lively cocktail and 'small plates' bar displays flashes of excellence amid the slightly odd demolition-chic décor<p><b>Three Eight Four</b> 384 Coldharbour Lane, London SW9 8LF<p><b>Contact:</b> 020 3417 7309, <b>threeeightfour.com</b><p><b>Price:</b> 3-4 small plates: approximately £25; cocktails £8/£9 each; beers around the £4 …

Slow-cooked beef: well-worth the wait

It was about midday and the sun disconcertingly bold for a mid‑Autumn day. It was hot. I was walking to Testaccio market to pick up something for lunch, when I got caught behind a group of students from the local university. There were about eight of them, clearly in search of lunch. Realising …

Easy Savory Cornbread

8 Servings<p>A simple, straightforward cornbread that we’d happily serve alongside a bowl of chili on any other day of the year.<p>November 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons unsalted butter, melted, cooled, plus more for baking dish<p>1⅓ cups all-purpose flour<p>1⅓ cups cornmeal<p>2 tablespoons sugar<p>1 tablespoon …

Devil's Food Cake with Hazelnut Crunch

12 to 16 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 1/3 cups cake flour<p>1 cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1/4 teaspoon baking powder<p>2 teaspoons instant espresso powder<p>1 cup hot coffee<p>1 cup buttermilk<p>2 1/2 cups sugar<p>1 cup (2 sticks) …

Dessert

How to make hazelnut and cocoa spread – recipe

I find it alarming that a certain well-known chocolate and hazelnut spread seems to have joined those time-worn toast-toppers of jam, marmalade and Marmite at so many breakfast tables. It’s not surprising – children love it – and on the face of it, wholesome roasted hazelnuts are not a bad way to …