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If You Can Stir Together Chocolate & Cream, You Can Make Truffles

For some reason, we put truffles in the realm of holiday food. Maybe it’s because they look nice on a platter of cookies, make good gifts, or we think of them as too rich for everyday consumption.<p>To which I say, <i>c’mon</i>. Live a little! Have a truffle!<p>They’re really the best kind of cooking, the kind …

35 Christmas Cookie Recipes That Make This The Best Time Of Year

'Tis the season.<p>There are many reasons to love the holidays, but Christmas cookies are definitely on the top of that list. With that in mind, we gathered together all the important Christmas cookie recipes you need to get through this season — we’re talking shortbread, sugar cookies and lots of …

Best Homemade Apple Crumble Recipe, Italian Recipe Apple Crumble Pie

Apple Crumble Recipe<p>No matter the season, apple crumble will warm your heart and every family has their own recipe. This is my Italian version of apple crumble, and is part crumble, part spicy and completely Delicious. Enjoy it with my super simple but Irresistible sweetened mascarpone cream.</i> …

A Chicken and Cabbage Sheet Pan Supper You Can (Practically) Set and Forget

A sheet pan supper suggests a lot: dinner on a single pan, vegetables cooked with proteins, side dishes with entrées, a complete meal requiring minimal fuss and clean-up. It’s the convenience of a crock pot in a fraction of the time.<p>If you’ve made a sheet pan supper, however, you likely know the …

Recipes! Tips! Hacks! The Easiest, Fastest, Bestest Week of Your Life Starts Tomorrow

It seems the only way people want to cook these days is the easiest, fastest way—or at least that's what the internet tell us. We want the best recipes; if not the best, then the best ever, the world's best, the life-changing, or the perfect.<p>We’re as guilty of it as anyone. We’ve used the words …

Fall Harvest Apple Pie

As the days grow shorter and we welcome the harvest moon, nothing says "goodbye" to summer like a good old fashion BBQ with friends and of course, double-crust apple pie. This past weekend we had perfect weather, lovely company and a banging hot apple pie. It was the first time I tried this recipe …

Ricciarelli

SERVES<p>40<p>INGREDIENTS<p>200g freshly ground almonds<br>• 800g marzipan, broken up roughly<br>• 4 tbsp egg white<br>• 2 tsp vanilla essence<br>• 1 tsp baking powder<br>• Icing sugar for shaping and sifting<p>METHOD<p>Put the almonds and marzipan into a mixer and set on low speed to combine. Add the egg white, vanilla and baking powder and …

Peterborough sourdough

This recipe for Peterborough sourdough by Lee Clarke of Prévost restaurant was first created as part of a meal for 500 held to celebrate the annual British Food Fortnight (September 17 - October 2, 2016). The theme of this year's BFF is 'rediscovering long-forgotten recipes that represent a local …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

Brazil's Brigadeiros Make America's Cake Balls Look Like A Joke

Chocolate + condensed milk + sprinkles = happiness.<p>Brazil has a lot to offer the culinary world. There’s the caipirinha, Brazil’s official national cocktail; churrascarias, their epic steakhouses; and then the brigadeiro, Brazil’s unofficial national sweet. This chocolate confection, which is …

Dessert

This Best-Selling TED Speaker Told Oprah the 5-Step Secret to Happiness

Is it possible to increase your happiness simply by doing these things for only two minutes per day? Yes, says a Harvard-trained happiness researcher and best-selling author.<p>Can you improve your happiness simply by breathing for two minutes a day? Apparently so, says Shawn Achor, Harvard-trained …

Happiness

Chickpea flour pizzas

I’m not sure I know anyone who doesn’t love pizza. It’s the ultimate feel-good food, perfect for a casual lunch or dinner. These bases are so easy to make, and can be prepared faster than it would take to order in pizza. The chickpea flour gives the pizza a deeper, nuttier note and creates the most …

Nigel Slater’s roast lamb and peppers recipe

A quick roast for two with sweet, soft peppers<p>Set the oven at 200C/gas mark 6. Cut a couple of peppers in half then in half again. Remove any seeds or white cores then put the pieces of pepper in a roasting tin. Trickle a little olive oil over them then, when the oven is at full heat, roast for 40 …

Hurry! Quick! This Can Still Be Your Dinner Tonight

It's 5:35 P.M. and dinner needs to be on the table in 2 hours, max. All you have in your house are dried figs and a can of chickpeas—no can opener. (Just me?)<p>For these most trying times, there's still redemption, and it comes in the form of Skillet-Roasted Chicken Thighs with Dandelion Greens and …

10 Treats You Need With Your Next Cup Of Tea

1<p>When we were looking to create Brazilian desserts and saw images of this one... we couldn't ignore it. Layers of biscuit, chocolate butter cream, …

Dessert

Blueberry cheesecake ice cream

This easy ice cream recipe tastes just like a cheesecake, and because it uses condensed milk, it doesn’t require churning<p>SERVES<p>Makes just over 1 litre<p>IMGREDIENTS<p>180g tub full-fat cream cheese<br>• 390g condensed milk<br>• 600ml double cream<br>• 1 tbsp vanilla bean paste<br>• 75g dried blueberries<br>• 100g digestive biscuits, …

Grate and Roast Cauliflower for a Light and Fluffy Side

Cauliflower's unassuming flavor and color make it a chameleon that can take on the looks and flavors you want it to. And once pulsed in a food processor, the cruciferous vegetable can sneakily resemble white rice grains. Though not a perfect substitute (read: You ain't foolin' nobody), it's similar …

2-ingredient quick microwave chocolate pudding

SERVES<p>2<p>INGREDIENTS<p>100g chocolate, 70 per cent cocoa, roughly chopped<br>• 2 eggs, beaten<p>METHOD<p>Place chocolate in a microwaveable bowl. Microwave for 30 seconds then take the bowl out and give it a shimmy to help the chocolate melt. Heat again for about 20 seconds at a time, taking the bowl out each time …

Dessert

Chocolate-filled doughnuts

These delicious doughnuts, created by Ocelot Chocolate, hide a rich, unadulterated chocolate centre that allows the nuances and unique flavour notes of the chocolate to sing.<p>MAKES<p>9-10 doughnuts<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the dough</b><p>250g strong white bread flour<br>• 1 tsp ground sea salt<br>• 20g caster sugar<br>• 7g (1 sachet) of …

Hummus

Step 1<p>Soak The Dried Chickpeas<p>Soak the dried chickpeas in plenty of cold water overnight along with 1/2 tbsp of the bicarb.<p>Step 2<p>Cook The Soaked …

The Magic of the 3-Ingredient Chocolate Oblivion Truffle Torte, As Told By Rose Levy Beranbaum

This flourless chocolate torte is a better and purer vehicle for chocolate than chocolate itself (scientifically speaking).<p>It's made from just 3 ingredients: chocolate, butter, eggs. It takes less time to mix together than your average cookie, and it only bakes for <i>15 minutes</i>.<p>So why did it at first …

This Molten-ish Chocolate Cake Will Not Sabotage You

My most spectacular culinary failure was on the night of my brother's twenty-first birthday. I was seventeen and taking the year between high school and college to work in a muscular dystrophy research lab, which meant I spent more hours of my day with dystrophic mice than with people.<p>So yeah I was …

How dieting will get personal – and much more effective

Project analysing people’s gut bacteria and determining which foods cause a spike in their blood sugar levels is paving the way for tailor-made diets<p>As part of the BBC’s Trust Me I’m A Doctor series I took part in a research project looking into what makes some people, but not others, put on …

Turmeric Roasted Chickpeas

Despite the fact that I have one of the sweetest tooth out there, sometimes it is nice to snack on something savoury. It is even more satisfying when …

Food

Flakiest Pie Crust

Makes two 9" pie crusts Servings<p>The best pie crust doesn't require special equipment. Using your hands is the best way to ensure that the butter ends up in irregular pieces and the dough doesn’t get overworked. Use the force!<p>June 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>1 tablespoon sugar<p>1 …

Baking

It's Not Christmas Until You Bake These Norwegian Butter Cookies

When I was growing up, the only time of year we ever, <i>ever</i> had cookies was at Christmas.<p>It made the weeks leading up to Christmas even more intensely special—the evenings spent standing next to my mother, referring to the notes scrawled in Norwegian in her tattered folio of treasured recipes, …

Nigella Lawson and Yotam Ottolenghi's recipes for edible Christmas treats

From gingerbread tree decorations to chocolate fudge, celebrity chefs show how to create delicious, homemade Christmas gifts you won't want to hand over<p>Yotam Ottolenghi's Champagne chocolates<p>Choose the best dark chocolate you can find to make these marvellous truffles (well, not quite truffles, …

Preserved lemons: Discover these golden orbs from the Middle East - and make them yourself

Sometimes it isn’t the taste of a food you fall in love with, but the idea of it.<p>I’d never had a preserved lemon, despite owning <b>Claudia Roden</b>’s <b>Book Of Middle Eastern Food</b> for many years, until, in my 20s, I read a passage describing an Egyptian breakfast in <b>Palace Walk</b> by Naguib Mahfouz. Beans and …

Chocolate Halvah and Dark Cherry Concrete

4 Servings<p>Sesame paste takes the place of hazelnuts in this Nutella-ish concoction. If you don’t want to make the concrete, schmear the chocolate-sesame spread on warm bread and thank us later.<p>October 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup tahini<p>¼ cup honey<p>3 tablespoons Dutch-process unsweetened cocoa powder<p>⅛ …

Revealed: the secret to making amazing truffles

Most chefs have a touch of the science geek about them. One thing I enjoy about my job is experimenting with flavours and processes and coming up with original ideas that separate my food from the pack. This week, I’m going to share a chocolate truffle-making technique that will allow you to …