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Leek soup recipe

To make the stock, put the grated carrot, onion, celery and garlic into a large heatproof bowl. Add a pinch of salt and pepper and pour over 1 litre/1¾ pints of boiling water. Set aside to steep for 10-15 minutes while you prepare the soup.<p>Heat a large heavy-based saucepan or casserole dish over a …

Recipes

The 10 recipes our readers loved most this summer

Songs of the summer. Summer blockbusters. Where, I ask, is the who’s who list of summer recipes?<p>Here, now. That is where.<p>This is our first summer of Voraciously, so let’s take a look back at some of our most memorable, popular recipes of the past three months. Counting down to No. 1, we have</b> …

Creamy Cold Coffee Cake

This cake is a creamy light coffee and chocolate flavored cake, which is served semi-cold. You can prepare it without putting too much effort – you …

Dessert

Celebrity chef Colin Fassnidge reveals the surprising secret ingredient you need to cook the perfect chicken schnitzel every time - and it's NOT breadcrumbs

Every foodie knows it's not a chicken schnitzel without the deliciously crumbed golden crunch.<p>And Australian celebrity chef Colin Fassnidge has …

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Best ever quick and easy baking recipes ready in under an hour

Try one of our 33 quick and easy baking recipes. Our cakes, brownies and bakes are all ready in under an hour, ideal for last minute</i> …

Dessert

Spicy Thai Basil Chicken (Pad Krapow Gai) Recipe

"My version of this classic Thai dish has spectacular taste even with regular basil instead of Thai or holy basil. The sauce actually acts like a …

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Creamy Garlic Butter Tuscan Shrimp

Creamy Garlic Butter Tuscan Shrimp coated in a light and creamy sauce filled with garlic, sun dried tomatoes and spinach! Packed with incredible …

Thomasina Miers’ recipe for peach and raspberry trifle

Trifle is a divisive dish. Some people don’t like it at all(or at least the versions of it they have tried in the past); others are devotees. Some must have jelly in theirs; others swear by candied peel and angelica on top. I know a handful of folk who insist on making the sponge themselves. For …

Lifestyle (UK)

Coffee Mousse (With Chocolate Sprinkles and Caramel Sauce)

Coffee mousse is an ideal dessert for all coffee lovers out there! A delicious coffee dessert with a nice splash of caramel sauce and chocolate makes …

Blueberry Lemon Loaf

Ingredients<p>1 3/4 cup + 2 tsp all-purpose flour , divided<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1/4 teaspoon salt<p>1 cup granulated sugar<p>1 tablespoon lemon zest<p>1/2 …

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Matt Moran's recipes: lime delicious pudding

This magical pudding is one that takes me straight back to my childhood. I was always amazed at how such a simple mixture turned into the delicate …

Indian Recipes

• Recipes<br>• Cuisine• <b><br>Indian</b><p>Sort:<p>Most Popular<p>latest<p>Indian Indian Village Chicken Curry<p>Indian Channa MasalaOur version of this spicy, aromatic chickpea dish may not be just like Grandma's, but it sure is tasty.<p>Indian Anda Bhurji (Spicy Indian Scrambled Eggs)<p>Indian Paratha (Flaky South Asian Flatbread)How to …

Weeknight Skillet Lasagna Recipes So Easy and Delicious You'll Make Them Again and Again

Don’t know what to cook tonight? This. Do this.<p>There’s a lot to love about your skillet. Whether frying up some country ham in the morning or baking …

8 Sheet-Pan Nacho Recipes to Satisfy the Biggest of Cravings

You may have made microwave nachos in your college dorm (no judgment), but you're in the big leagues now, and in the big leagues, they make sheet-pan nachos. Think endless layers of chips, meat, veggies, condiments, and, of course, cheese galore, all baked in a single pan until meltingly married. …

Greek Souzoukaklia Recipe

"An extraordinary barbecue recipe to surprise friends and family. Serve with lemon slices and rice."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 pounds ground beef<p>1 onion, …

Flawless Chocolate Espresso Cake Recipe -

This flawless chocolate espresso cake is absolute decadence! Rich, moist, creamy, and very delicious, plus easy to prepare – simply flawless! …

Yasmin Khan’s Palestinian recipes: hummus, kefte and pomegranate cake

We’ve got this really weird thing going on at the moment,” notes the writer Yasmin Khan, “where Middle Eastern food has exploded in popularity at the same time as the Middle East is imploding. That was a big motivation for my book: can we join the two up because it’s great that everyone’s going …

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Make Skillet Chicken Thighs with Creamy Tomato Sauce Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

50 Dinner Recipes Every Working Mom Needs to Know

Juggling work and family is no easy task, but most moms do it every day. We’re here to help you get a healthy weeknight dinner on the table. You got …

The Complete Guide To Stir-Fry Cooking [Infographic]

Image: iStock<p>Once you know the basics of stir-frying, an endless variety of quick and healthy dishes will await you. These infographics from Cook …

Citrus Shortbread Cookies Recipe

"This recipe was given to me by my mother-in-law, one of the best cooks I know...and given that we're from south Louisiana, that's saying something. …

Dessert

Banh Mi Recipe

"A Vietnamese sandwich, made with chicken and full of pickled vegetables. My husband works around a lot of Vietnamese restaurants, and I was making …

Spicy Grilled Chicken with Crunchy Fennel Salad

This chicken packs some heat, which is why we paired it with a superclean and cooling crisp fennel salad. If fennel is not your thing, any shaved …

Chicken shawarma salad with tahini dressing recipe

Even before they went gourmet, I was a fan of kebabs. As teenagers, my friends and I would dance into the early hours before hitting a particular kebab shop favoured by my best friend, who was Greek and wise enough to know about these things. We’d buy mouthwatering grilled chicken shawarma dressed …

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50 Easy Appetizers for Your Next Party

Guests will never know that your delightful appetizers took less than 30 minutes from start to finish!<p>Miniature Corn Dogs<p>Cute little corn dogs add …

The Best Oreo Cream Cheesecake

This is a beautiful and easy Oreo cheesecake dessert that is so creamy and delicious! It has a similar taste of the popular Oreos – so if you are a …

This classic coffee cake is what good mornings are made of

Overview Ingredients Steps<p>Overview<p>Coffee cake is a classic. It’s usually not flashy: A batter, maybe some fruit, nuts or crumble topping, perhaps a dusting of sugar. It’s so humble it can be easy to overlook when it comes to choosing a baking project. But a good coffee cake is always welcome.<p>This …

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13 Recipes for Golden, Crispy Fried Chicken

The crunchy, the juicy, the spicy, and everything in between.<p>Fast food fried chicken is a polarizing topic. Everyone’s got a favorite, and we cling to our loyalties out of sheer mindless stubbornness. Are you a devotee of the Colonel’s secret herbs and spices? An evangelist for Popeye’s crispy …

How To Make Real KFC Chicken (With All 11 'Secret' Herbs And Spices)

The recipe for KFC chicken used to be a closely guarded secret. However, a former KFC employee recently leaked the alleged "11 secret herbs and …

10 of Our Best Chicken Skillet Recipes — Recipes from The Kitchn

I am not sure which is more tried and true when it comes to weeknight cooking: a trusty skillet dinner or crowd-pleasing chicken. It really doesn't …

Cast Iron Skillet