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Coffee Cocktails: The Ones You Need To Try

The Espresso Martini isn’t the only killer coffee cocktail out there ya know. London’s best bartenders are mixing up some ground-breaking new …

Double Chocolate Brownie Cookies

Why not have the best of both worlds with these double chocolate brownie cookies? A fudge like brownie texture in cookie form…and did I mention …

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Easy One Bowl Chocolate Cake

Easy One Bowl Chocolate Cake<p>No eggs. No butter. No mixer. One bowl. My frosting has a little butter but you can omit the butter and use it as a …

Starbucks coffee prices: Drought in Brazil and arabica bean shortage threatens to raise costs.

Don't be surprised if your morning cup of joe gets more expensive soon. Coffee beans are now so pricey that even Starbucks has ratcheted back its …

Cadbury Dairy Milk Spectacular 7 Chocolate Bar

Can’t decide on your favorite Cadbury chocolate bar? No matter. With the Cadbury Dairy Milk Spectacular 7 you get seven bars in one.<p>Each chocolate …

Chocolate accelerates weight loss: Research claims it lowers cholesterol and aids sleep

GETTYChocolate can aid weight loss when combined with a low-carb diet, study claims<p>Confusion reigns in the diet world, with conflicting …

The Best Way to Store Coffee

There are a lot of questions when it comes to buying and storing coffee, but there's an easy answer. In fact, the answer is much the same to buying …

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Why You Shouldn't Store Your Daily Coffee In The Freezer

If you drink coffee every day, you owe it to yourself to take care of your grounds or beans. If you store your food properly, there's no excuse for keeping your coffee in the wrong place. Here's what you need to know:<p><b>Daily coffee drinkers should keep their coffee in the pantry, not the freezer or</b> …

Gorgeous Coffee Maker Takes Siphon Brewing Mainstream

Make no mistake: A Kyoto cold-brew maker remains the ultimate thrill ride of the coffee-maker world, with its open-air drops and corkscrew turns. But …

Chocolate Raspberry Pie Recipe on Food52

• 12 graham cracker sheets<br>• 5 tablespoons melted butter<br>• 1 pint fresh raspberries, washed<br>• 8 ounces dark chocolate<br>• 1 can of coconut milk, full-fat<p>Preheat the oven to 425.<br>• Pulse the graham crackers in a food processor until they are in fine crumbs. Add the melted butter and mix. Press the mixture into the …

Dessert

Dumplings for Dessert: Crispy Cream Cheese Wontons With Caramel-Nutella Sauce

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>Store-bought wonton wrappers are an amazingly versatile staple to keep in your freezer. Whether they're stuffed with veggies and steamed, packed with pork and simmered into soup, or filled with crab meat and fried, I …

No Barista Needed: How To Brew Your Own Coffee At Home

Emily Dullea of Toby's Estate Coffee shows us the easiest and best ways to make the perfect cup of coffee at home—in under five minutes.<p>Why start off your morning waiting in line at your local coffee shop when you can relax with your own perfect, homemade cup of coffee at home? While brewing your …

Sorting the beans from the granules: is coffee really an elixir for long life?

Put the kettle on – two new studies have indicted that drinking coffee helps us to live longer.<p>According to the studies – one the largest ever conducted into coffee drinking – just one 350ml cup of the black stuff a day cuts the risk of dying early by 12 per cent. Up that to three cups a day and …

Philly Cheesesteak, Meet Dumpling: Introducing the Cheesesteak Pierogi

More<p>Guide to Steak<p>All the methods and tips you need to make perfect steak, each and every time.<p>As someone who has spent my whole life in the greater Philadelphia area, I'm most content when there's a big, greasy Philly cheesesteak sandwich full of thinly shaved steak, sweet onions, and melted …

Chocolate Banana Cookie Dough Cupcakes

Delicious chocolate banana cupcakes topped with cookie dough frosting with pieces of chocolate running all the way through it! These Chocolate Banana …

Dessert

This Company Gives Employees $1,000 + Chocolate to Fund Creative Ideas

It’s no secret that we’re all about fostering creativity and the #iamcreative spirit, and we’re not alone. Adobe has launched a million dollar campaign in the hopes of discovering the next budding entrepreneur and million dollar idea among their employees. Their campaign takes the form of 1,000 …

The Secrets of Aging Cheese: A Tour of Murray's Cheese Caves

More<p>All About Cheese<p>Everything you need to know about eating and cooking with curds<p>If you look at most of our favorite cheeses, they have one thing in the common: They tend to have some age. While some cheeses are best eaten the day they're made, others take time. And mold. And the right …

Blueberry Cheesecake Recipe

Who’s here up for a slice of cheesecake? Our favorite is <b>the blueberry cheesecake.</b> You actually don’t have to be a chef to make delicious homemade …

Dessert

Is Chocolate and Peanut Butter the Best Flavor Combination in the World? Probably.

Matt Armendariz, 2014, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved<p>Peanut butter and jelly are always linked, but really, chocolate is peanut …

London's used coffee beans power buildings and transport

London’s used coffee beans power buildings and transport<p>Bio-Bean are a UK based start-up turning the used beans from London’s many coffee shops into …

KFC to offer edible coffee cups

The 'Scoff-ee Cup' will be the UK's first edible coffee cup - but how on earth does it work?<p>Fresh from the debut of its <b>Double Down Dog</b>, KFC has unveiled its newest product: an edible coffee cup.<p>The cup, named the 'Scoff-ee Cup' is made from biscuit, wrapped in sugar paper and then lined with a …

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The Best Chocolate Cream Cheese Cupcakes

Now and then, I settle on a recipe that I feel needs no improvement. This one is joining that privileged club.It was thanks to an unexpected snow day …

Dessert

This is why you should make your own fresh mozzarella. And how.

<i>The second in a monthly series<br>on do-it-yourself food preparation.</i><p>Pizza night in our house is full-on DIY. Homemade pizza dough and sauce from summer’s canned tomatoes, sure; that’s de rigeur. But homemade mozzarella? Oh, yes. Quite simply, it’s a revelation.<p>Mozzarella is entry-level cheesemaking: …

Italian Food

Brownie Rubble

Line an 8-inch-square baking pan with foil, pressing it into the corners and up the sides; leave an overhang on 2 sides. Butter the foil and dust …

Grind and brew the perfect coffee from your smart device

The free iOS and Android apps provide a host of other features including notifications when the machine it needs more water or when it's running low …

Coffee

FoodRecipes

Creamy chilli, bacon and tomato spaghetti<p>Preparation time<p>less than 30 mins<p>Cooking time<p>10 to 30 mins<p>Serves<p>Serves 4<p>Using less meat is an easy way to save money without compromising on taste. This quick pasta dish makes a satisfying family meal from just four rashers of bacon.<p>By Justine …

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