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Faustino Asprilla wrongly blamed for Newcastle’s failed 1996 title bid?

Comment and Analysis @ghostgoal<p>Newcastle United were nine points clear at the top of the Premier League when Kevin Keegan signed Faustino Asprilla in …

Jack Monroe’s Chinese chicken curry recipe

This is my version of my dad’s chicken curry – which was itself a replica of a Chinese takeaway dish. It’s a great way to feed a crowd<p>Dinners at my parents’ house were always eaten at the table, but often, half an hour beforehand, extra settings were hurriedly assembled. They were foster carers, …

Shopping while hungry? You could end up with a new TV

Study finds that hunger affects the way that we shop - and not just for food<p>We’ve all done it before – headed to the supermarket on an empty stomach and spent far more than we should. But research shows that shopping while hungry can cause us to buy far more than just <b>food</b> we don’t need.<p>Researchers …

Bacon and Egg Sandwiches with Pickled Spring Onions

4 Servings<p>This version of an egg sandwich, from Austin's Noble Sandwich Co., uses quick-pickled onions (proof that pickles make everything taste better), Sriracha mayonnaise to bring the heat (a dash of hot sauce would also do the drink), and arugula for brightness and bite.<p>April …

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> …

Stuffing Hash

4 Servings<p>Crowned with a fried egg and drizzled with maple syrup, stuffing hash belongs in the brunch canon.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 small sweet potato<p>2 tablespoons unsalted butter<p>Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper<p>2 cups leftover stuffing<p>Pure maple syrup<p>4 large eggs, poached<p>Recipe …

Why You Should Be Drinking Peanut Butter Beer

It may sound like the worst pairing since Kanye and Kim, but when you get your peanut butter in my beer, good things happen<p><i>This is Foaming at the Mouth, Joshua M. Bernstein’s hopped-up adventures in the ever-expanding universe of beer. And yes, he would like another round, please.</i><p>As a kid, I had a …

Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

8 Servings<p>Active Time: 30 min<p>Total Time: 45 min<p>The secret to making grilled cheese for a crowd? Turn on the oven (the standard skillet method is too labor-intensive). Encourage guests to customize their sandwiches with the cheeses, breads, and fixings you’ve set out. Then simply pop them on a …

20 best fast food recipes: part 1

Food & drink,Indian food and drink,Fish,Chinese food and drink,Seafood,Life and style<p>Delicious dishes that can be made in minutes, including pumpkin curry and dry-fried prawns, collected by Observer Food Monthly<p>Part two of this series will be launched on Tuesday at 8am<p>This is a very simple curry …

What We Learned About Cooking from Movies Like 'Goodfellas,' 'Diva,' and 'Moonstruck'

From Chaplin's 'The Kid' to Scorsese's 'Goodfellas,' the movies have taught us an awful lot about cooking. Here, our favorite clips and techniques<p>Americans love food. Americans love movies. It therefore follows by the transitive law that Americans also love movies <i>about</i> food. This year alone saw the …

Sweet Potato Wedges with Lime Mayo

4 Servings<p>This zesty mayo dip would also go well with sliced red bell peppers and celery sticks before dinner; it’s amazing how many vegetables kids will eat when they’re actually hungry.<p>March 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 sweet potatoes (about 1½ lb.), peeled, each cut lengthwise into 8 wedges<p>2 tablespoon …

What You Should Always Keep In Your Pantry (and Fridge, and Freezer)

From quinoa to eggs, here's what you actually need in your pantry, fridge, and freezer at all times<p>It's the age-old, seven-word question that plagues nearly every home cook at some point, no matter how skilled he or she is: "What should I make for dinner tonight?"<p>Despite the neverending number of …

21 recipe ideas for leftover roast chicken

There’s a great deal of chicken sacrificed at the altar of waste in the UK; a staggering 280,000 tonnes in 2012, of which 110,000 was avoidable. This has always seemed a bit odd to me as out of all the food stuffs wasted in the UK chicken is one of the most versatile; a bit of leftover roast …

Easy chocolate cookies recipe

Jane Hornby shares a foolproof recipe for seriously chocolatey cookies from her new book for baking beginners<p>Everybody needs a recipe for chocolate cookies up their sleeve.<p><b>PREPARATION TIME</b><br>10mins<p><b>BAKING TIME</b><br>10mins per batch<p><b>MAKES</b><br>20<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>175g dark chocolate (60 per cent cocoa solids)<br>85g butter<br>2 …

Easy Double Chocolate Orange Bundt Cake

Image by Holly Bell<p>I fell off the wagon. Thump, spectacularly to the ground. I was so very nearly there. Just 1.5 stone to go in my five stone battle …

The Best Recipes for Binge-Watching Netflix (or Hulu or Whatever)

These snacks and cooking projects are perfect for binge watching your way through that entire Netflix queue.<p>We don't condone binge eating (although sometimes, desperate times call). Binge <i>watching</i>, on the other hand? Now we're talking. It's going to take endurance to get through every episode and …

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Rosa’s Biscuits

Makes 24 Servings<p>Says Del Posto pastry chef Brooks Headley of these crisp, buttery-sweet biscuits, “Serving them hot is all that matters.”<p>September 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2½ cups all-purpose flour<p>¾ cup sugar<p>2½ teaspoons baking powder<p>1½ teaspoons kosher salt, plus more<p>1 cup (2 sticks) chilled unsalted …

London Beer Dispensary in Brockley – all pub, no bar – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 6:00 pm, September 19, 2014 in Food & Drink, Fun London<p>© Kim Lightbody<p>The Late Knights brewery in Penge has opened its first pub amid the …

Rio Ferdinand's picture of racist Britain offers far more insight into the game than 'John Terry is an idiot'

Perception of Rio Ferdinand's book will be that he is simply settling old scores, but bigger picture on racism in Britain is far more concerning<p>The most alarming material from the extracts of Rio Ferdinand's new autobiography is not the headline inferno about the two racism cases that scarred …

You Should Be Drinking These 10 Belgian Beers Right Now

From a brand-new brewery to an old-school favorite, these 10 Belgian-style breweries are churning out some of Joshua M. Bernstein's favorite beers<p><b>“Want one?” Stillwater Artisanal’s Brian Strumke</b> asked me last Saturday, extending a cold can of bright-yellow Classique.<p>Normally, this question would’ve …

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40 Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breast Recipes That Are NOT Boring

No dry, flavorless chicken here—you'll want to make everything from crispy cutlets to flavorful soups.<p><b>Chicken breast may be everyone's go-to lean protein</b>—but, man, can it be <i>boring</i>. Too often it's an overcooked afterthought, sautéed and tossed into pasta or tumbled over some greens. Nobody likes …

Our 20 Most Popular Grilling Recipes of All Time

From chicken tacos to barbecued ribs, here are our 20 most popular grilling recipes of all time.<p><b>It's grill time.</b> Though we love our charred kale salads and grilled squid, you love some of our grilling recipes way more than the others. Here are our 20 most popular grilling recipes of all time.

Dirt Bombs

Makes 12 Servings<p>Like a cinnamon-sugar doughnut in muffin form. You’ve been warned.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>muffins<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2¼ cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>½ teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature<p>¾ cup sugar<p>1 …

Vegetarian recipes brought up to date

With her quick and easy recipes that make inventive use of the once hard-to-find ingredients, Anna Jones brings unapologetically meat-free cooking well and truly up to date with her new book A Modern Way to Eat<p>Today, almost everyone you meet, of any age, is becoming super-conscious of what they eat …

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Our Favorite Burger Recipes from Classic to "Crunchified"

Juicy burgers—from beef, to turkey, to veggie—that you'll want to get on your grill right now.<p><b>Fire up that grill already</b>—it's practically begging for one of these juicy burgers to make that delightful sizzling noise.

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Sweetcorn fritters recipe

Serve these light and fluffy sweetcorn fritters with a colourful salad for a delicious lunch<p>Once the batter is made, use it straight away – don’t be tempted to make it too far ahead of time, or the fritters won’t be light and fluffy.<p><b>SERVES</b><br>10<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>6 cobs of sweetcorn<br>200g (7oz) medium …

7 Fried Chicken Common Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

From skipping the brine to using the wrong oil, these common mistakes will ruin your fried chicken. Avoid them to make the crunchiest, juiciest bird ever<p>There's a lot to love about fried chicken. First, there's that hot, crunchy, shatteringly crisp crust, fried to golden-brown perfection. Once you …