Kieren Malone

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James Martin's brioche dough

Enriched doughs are actually really simple to make. My top tip for brioche dough is to use fresh yeast instead of dried. It’s also important to add the softened butter slowly so that you end up with a smooth, but quite sticky, dough. This will stop the baked brioche being …

A Genius Trick for More Buttery-Tasting Mashed Potatoes

A few years back, I assumed The One True Genius Mashed Potato Recipe was going to be the Jeffery Steingarten method of heating, then cooling, then heating the potatoes again, so that the starches have a chance to firm up and settle (or <i>retrograde</i>) in between, becoming impervious to gluey-ness. …

30 recipes you should master by the age of 30

If your student days are over but you still haven't progressed from beans on toast or ready meals, improve your repertoire with one of these simple recipes - 30 dishes worth mastering, from bung-it-in-the-oven baked fish to a crowd-pleasing shepherd's pie, before you hit 30.<p>30 recipes every cook …

Three ways to get your investments to pay you a monthly salary

It is a challenge many savers face: securing a reliable, frequent income from their investments.<p>Many want to use their assets to “pay them a wage”. But how?<p>Until recently, building such a portfolio would have proved difficult, as the norm was for investment funds and companies themselves to pay …

How to Make Pan Con Tomate, the Easiest Spanish Tapa Around

<b>Edit:</b> It has been quite rightfully brought to my attention that I should mention that pan con tomate in its original for is actually a Catalonian dish, not Spanish, and that in fact, <i>pa amb tomàquet</i> is a more geo-culinarily appropriate name for the dish. Here's to the Catalan and their incredible …

Rugby aims to kick-start UK economy with £2.2bn goal

As the Rugby World Cup approaches, more clubs are turning to the financial markets for funding<p>Its roots may be grounded in the amateurism of Edwardian England’s playing fields, but Rugby Union is now being transformed by big business as clubs increasingly turn to financial markets for additional …

How Phil Knight turned the Nike brand into a global powerhouse

Nike announced on June 30 that Phil Knight, who co-founded the company with Bill Bowerman just over 50 years ago, will step away from his role as chairman.<p>Bowerman died in 1999, meaning that once Knight leaves, Nike will for the first time be completely without the men who built it from scratch …

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Angry US Republicans tell Pope Francis to ‘stick with his job and we’ll stick with ours’

The US right will launch pre-emptive attacks on the pope’s stance on climate change<p>Leading figures on the American right are launching a series of pre-emptive attacks on the pope before this week’s encyclical, hoping to prevent a mass conversion of the climate change deniers who have powered the …

Christianity

The Best Soundtrack for Productivity

Researchers find that “nature”-type sounds help people in open-plan offices regain focus faster<p>Now that more employers are transitioning to open-plan offices, workers increasingly get to enjoy all clacking of keyboards and yakking of their colleagues—sorry, “spontaneous collaborative input.”<p>In …

"Khotso" Peace at Devil's Knuckles

Win one of 80 pairs of tickets to 'The Generation of Z: Apocalypse' immersive zombie experience

The terrifying and adrenaline-pumping zombie theatre experience 'The Generation of Z: Apocalypse' is heading to London and you and a friend could be …

Sweet cheesus: London is getting a grilled cheese café – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 5:15 pm, March 26, 2015 in Food & Drink<p>Another day, another novelty food café. Cereal, porridge, eggs, crisps, gherkins, walnuts, oat cakes …

Why We Love Special Treatment at Restaurants (And How They Get it Right)

It's not required for restaurants to go above and beyond their service norms. But when they do, customers are slow to forget those extra-nice "just because" touches.<p><i>Welcome to our weekly recap of Bravo’s Best New Restaurant, where we share our unapologetically opinionated musings on the ups and</i> …

McDonald's bed sheets, wallpaper and clothes now available in the UK - Telegraph

Facebook's AI can see inside your videos and posts

Facebook connects people, but it also wants to know them so it can show relevant information and targeted ads to them. To generate a personalized feed for each user, the network needs to identify and classify content in posts, images and news. Towards that end, the company launched an ambitious AI …