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Sloe gin recipe (and the best bottles to buy)

Now is exactly the right moment to make sloe gin, as the dusty, purple-black fruits of the blackthorn have had the cold blasts of a few nights to loosen their tannins and release their crimson juice.<p>The sloe 'drupes' (cousins of the plum) should be soused in junipery spirit for at least six to …

Why Red Wine Gives Us Headaches (& How to Avoid Them)

<i>Why do I feel like I already have a hangover the same night that I've been drinking?</i> All I had was two glasses of red wine. With dinner.<p>It wasn't the first time I'd been stricken with a red wine headache; I tend to identify as a red drinker, but as a red drinker, headaches are a frustratingly …

Eggs benedict recipe

Salty ham and fresh eggs topped with creamy hollandaise sauce - eggs benedict can be the perfect brunch dish. Yolk's Nick Philpot tells us how<p>SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>•240g cooked ham hock, torn (from the deli counter or a good butcher)<p>•A little stock or butter<p>•8 large, very fresh free-range eggs<p>•4 …

9 Things You're Doing Wrong In Your Bedroom

The place where you sleep should be a sanctuary.<p>Your bedroom should be the place where you find peace. It's where you sleep, love, dream, and are oftentimes the most vulnerable. "You want the space to be a calming refuge," says Alexander Reid, a head stylist at One Kings Lane. "You want to simply …

How to make the perfect tzatziki

Photograph: Felicity Cloake for the Guardian<p>Rebecca Seal’s tzatziki.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/8/5/1438777106223/f72c572b-ec3a-4955-b2bb-bf23a588803d-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Felicity Cloake for the Guardian<p>Rebecca Seal’s …

Recipes

57 Make-Ahead Breakfasts so You Can Sleep in and Eat Well All Week

We're all about the make-ahead breakfast, for those mornings that we just really don't have time.<p><b>As much as we'd love to</b>, we don't have time to make restaurant-ready breakfasts each and every morning for ourselves and our loved ones. That's why we have frittatas, porridges, puddings, bars, and so …

Breakfast

Mexico City's New Wave of Chefs and Producers

How to keep track of Mexico City’s new wave of chefs and producers? Start with these Dónde Comeré favorites, all taking inspiration from—and pushing against—tradition.<p>How to keep track of Mexico City’s new wave of chefs and producers? Start with these Dónde Comeré favorites, all taking inspiration …