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9 Coffee Cocktails That Are Beyond Perfect for Brunch

Quick poll: How do you take your coffee? If you said, <i>with just a little milk and sugar</i>, you’re not alone. In fact, we used to be like you. Then we …

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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 …

Food

Harvard Has a Free Online 12-Module Digital Photo Course

Want to learn photography from Harvard? (Yes, that <i>Harvard</i>.) It turns out you can easily do so, even without being a student. The oldest institution …

Non-alcoholic cocktail recipes

Non-alcoholic cocktails are becoming increasingly popular in these health-conscious times. No longer sickly sweet or bland and underwhelming, …

10 OffBeat Spots to See in Japan

Japan has everything for the visitor. A mix of heady culture, super fast technology and the renowned bullet trains. However, hidden behind these unique experiences are some quirky attractions, which you may not find in any guide book. These 10 places are all one of a kind and worth a visit, at …

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 …

Spiced chicken rolls with sweet-sour cucumber

The good thing here is that the chicken doesn’t have to have come straight out of the frying pan, so there’s no last-minute cooking. It can be cooked and kept warm in a low oven, or just served slightly warmer than room temperature. I like to use cheap and ordinary soft rolls (easier to hold), but …

Spices

England's answer to Tuscany (but you've probably never heard of it)

I’d had a bacon sandwich at a café called Puddleducks. Then I’d driven on. Now I stood above the village of Slaidburn, looking over moorland and fells undulating away indefinitely. Drystone walls imposed order, but not much.<p>Clouds swept across the sky, anxious to be elsewhere. I climbed on to a …

Raymond Blanc's chocolate crémeux, lime butterscotch, hazelnut ice cream

A chocolate crémeux sits atop a crumble base for a fantastic texture. The crémeux should be made at least six hours ahead. Indeed, the dessert can be completed a day in advance.<p>SERVES<p>Eight<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the crumble base:</b><p>35g cold unsalted butter<br>• 35g demerara sugar<br>• A small pinch of salt<br>• 30g plain …

Dessert

Pan-seared cod with olive-oil mash and tonnato

You can make the tonnato the day before and keep it covered in the fridge.<p>SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the mash:</b><p>1kg Maris Piper potatoes<br>• 70ml single cream<br>• 2 bulbs garlic, peeled and crushed<br>• 30g butter<br>• 15ml good-quality olive oil<p><b>For the tonnato:</b><p>2 egg yolks 1 garlic clove, peeled<br>• 300ml rapeseed oil<br>• 2 tbsp …

Sweet-potato gnocchi

SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>500g sweet potatoes<br>• 3 heritage tomatoes<br>• About 110g strong 00 bread flour<br>• 2 tsp finely chopped tarragon<br>• 2 egg yolks<br>• 40g unsalted butter<p><b>To serve:</b><p>6 tbsp basil pesto (ideally home-made)<br>• Rocket, coriander and lovage leaves<br>• Shavings of aged Parmesan<p>METHOD<p>Preheat the oven to 170C/gas mark 3½. …

Sweet Potatoes

Dairy-free chocolate espresso cheesecake squares

INGREDIENTS<p>Olive oil, for greasing<p><b>For the base</b><p>100g whole blanched almonds<br>• 25g unsweetened cocoa powder<br>• 150g Medjool dates, pitted<br>• Seeds of 1 vanilla pod<p><b>For the filling</b><p>3 ripe avocados, peeled and de-stoned<br>• 3 ripe bananas, peeled and roughly broken up<br>• 100g unsweetened cocoa powder<br>• 2 tbsp instant coffee …

Dessert

Tokyo on a budget: tips for making your yen go further

You don’t have to live off vending-machine coffee and rice to experience the grandeur and excitement of Japan’s singular capital. Here are our tips for doing Tokyo a budget.<p>Finding a place to stay<p>Shop around online months ahead for Tokyo accommodation, as rates can fluctuate dramatically. The best …

Mushroom And Gruyère Burgers With Sweetcorn Salsa | Waitrose

Spiced cod with sweet potato mash recipe

A quick marinade of yoghurt, ginger and spices is all you need to turn boring cod into a delicious dinner<p>Marinating the cod in lightly spiced yoghurt with ginger and lime tenderises the fish and makes for a meltingly tender result.<p>SERVES<p>2<p>INGREDIENTS<p>2 inch piece ginger<br>• Zest of 1 lime<br>• 1 tsp ground …

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The best quinoa recipes

It's quick. And it's so healthy, scientists reckon a bowl every day could save your life. But most importantly, it's delicious in everything from a salad to pilaff<p>It's not a good idea to tell me I 'must try' something. I am fashion-averse. Sarah Lund had disappeared in a hail of gunfire (and her …

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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 …

Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies Are the Greatest Recipe of All Time

What's better than cookies? Chocolate peanut butter no-bake cookies, of course. That's why they are the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to</i> …

Dessert

16 Apple Cocktails to Drink This Fall

At the cusp of fall, we all once again remember that apples exist. And suddenly we have so much work to do. There are so many different types to try at the local farmers market, so many orchards to visit, and so many pies to bake. So why not make the drinking part easy? Here are a few our favorite …

The good mixer: Frank’s americano

A classic cocktail that’s nowhere near as popular as it ought to be. Yes, it is super-simple, but it’s reflective of the kind of thing we do at Frank’s.<p><b>25ml Campari</b><b><br>25ml Martini Rosso</b><b><br>Ice</b> <b><br>Soda, to top</b><b><br>Orange slice, to garnish</b><p>Pour the Campari and vermouth over ice into a rocks glass, top with soda and …

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14 Places to Swim Before You Die

One of the best things about a warm-weather getaway is the thrill of throwing on a bathing suit and going for a swim. For some folks, a great swim means floating in a pool and catching some much-needed rays. Others enjoy the prospect of jumping into an ocean (or natural swimming hole) and taking in …

Top 10 budget restaurants and cafes in Newquay

Catching the waves in Cornwall – or just enjoying the coast – requires regular refuelling, and with Newquay’s food scene welcoming several new arrivals there’s a greater selection than ever to choose from<p>Newquay is famous for its surfing beaches and laid-back attitude but food was never a strong …

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10 of the finest cocktails for National Tequila Day

It's National Tequila Day, and what better way to mark the occasion than with ten of the best tequila-based cocktails, from the classic to the creative? Actually, it’s more like eight, because I’ve thrown in a couple of mezcal drinks to spice things up a bit. The differences between them are …

Cocktails

The airport that launched a thousand conspiracy theories

No airport in the world has been the subject of such persistent conspiracy theories as Denver International, which celebrates its 20th birthday today.<p>Soon after the first flight – United’s service to Kansas City – left the tarmac, the murmurings began. They initially focused on the view of the …

Paranormal

Travel tips: go off the tourist trail in beautiful Bruges, plus deals of the week

Explore quaint and cultural Bruges, see what modernday Butlins has to offer, and take a cheap trip to Spain, Portugal or Italy<p><b>Take me there: Bruges, Belgium</b><p><b>Why go</b><br>Bruges, the city of a thousand photo opportunities, if only that coach party would just move out of the way. Beneath the postcard-perfect …

European Travel

They Built A Capital And No One Came: Inside Burma’s Ghost City

Naypyidaw, the mysterious Burmese Oz, is six times larger than New York. It’s very well-lit and clean, and extremely empty. So why build it?<p>On a …

Asia

The Hubble space telescope: 'It's a terrific comeback story'

It’s 25 years since a shuttle first put the giant space telescope into orbit, but the project initially seemed doomed to fail. How did Nasa’s team turn things around, going on to capture over a million stunning images of deep space?<p>The moment had come. Scientists filed into the room and set up a …

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13 Mesmerizing Photos That Will Make You Re-Evaluate Your Place In The Universe

There's no picture more humbling than one that shows us how small we are in the universe.<p>On this 25th anniversary, TASCHEN has compiled the most breathtaking deep-space images that the Hubble Space Telescope has ever produced, in a remarkable full-color book, <i>Expanding Universe: Photographs from the</i> …

Cosmology

Expert guide to Tokyo

Local laws and etiquette<p>Japan is famously a minefield of often unspoken rules for foreigners. From handling chopsticks to getting into taxis, almost every aspect of daily life is governed by rigorous etiquette. While exceptions are made for foreigners, here are a few tips to avoid turning your …

The 10 best beach holidays in Italy for 2018

For more general advice on booking a break in Italy, see our Italy summer holidays guide. Our complete guide features expert recommendations for city, beach, villa, culture, food and drink and activity holidays.<p>1. Puglia, Italy<p>Some of the best beaches in mainland Italy are in Puglia – particularly …

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