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Best Winter Beef Recipes

F&W's Justin Chapple shares the best beef recipes to cook right now.<p>In a bowl, mix 1/4 cup packed light brown sugar, 1 1/2 tablespoons kosher salt, 1 …

Looking for casual sex? Head for the cinema

We are entering a spasm of what might be called “no-strings cinema” – films about sex and promiscuity. Gaspar Noé’s explicit new 3D sex film is released this week, a shag-triangle with the deadpan title of Love. It’s a film that, however pornily preposterous, does insist on the actual business of …

Shades of Grey

The world’s best cruise lines

Slide 1 of 8<p>Nearly 23 million people will take a cruise in 2016, up from about 22.2 million this year, according to estimates from Cruise Market …

Unbelievable 5 Minute Cinnamon Sugar Waffle Bites

<i>5 Minute Cinnamon Sugar Waffle Bites are so easy, you won't believe it. You just need four ingredients and five minutes for this silly easy breakfast!</i><p>This recipe is almost embarrassing. But it was too amazing not to share. Because WHO doesn’t have 5 minutes?! I have 5 minutes to spare almost every …

Bonfire-night treats: the recipe for a show-stopping creme brulee

With bonfire night just around the corner, here are a couple of recipes to move the fireworks into the kitchen. Using a cook’s blowtorch is daunting stuff, and even though I’ve grown brave enough to use my mini blowtorch, I still wince at the rasp of that knife-like jet of blue flame, holding it at …

Baking

21 Deliciously Warming West African Dishes You Should Be Eating This Winter

November's Ghana be tasty.

West Africa

29 Ridiculously Delicious Chinese Recipes That Are Better Than Take-Out

Because beef with broccoli only gets you so far.

Food & Dining

11 Memorable Train Journeys in Africa, From Cairo To Cape Town

Courtesy of Rovos Rail<p>The train is not the most popular -- nor the most efficient -- way to travel in Africa, but its aura of faded bygone glamour makes it a must for those who are fans of slow travel. Yes, there are quicker ways to get from point A to point B, but these noteworthy train journeys …

The Art of Making Coffee the Italian Way

The morning moka: a bleary-eyed ritual involving an aluminum pot (also known as a stovetop percolator or espresso maker), a small mountain of ground coffee, and that gurgling sound that sends people rushing to their kitchen as the coffee begins sputtering and pouring into the top chamber of the pot …

Coffee

Our 25 Favorite Workout Songs of the Year

The right pop music can make or break your workout. Whenever I have a fresh playlist loaded on my Spotify, it makes going to the gym or on a run a whole lot more fun. If you've been losing your motivation this month or are simply in need of a music refresh, we've got you covered with this mix that …

Playlist

The 50 Most Delicious Fall Soups

Cold, stormy night? There's a soup for that.<p>Cold night? There's a soup for that.

Pretty Much the Best Chocolate Cake Ever

We're a family that loves to double down on chocolate.<p>For birthdays, we have to do it up right by making my version of cake bliss. But, as you may have caught on at some point by reading MBA, I have a little bit of a multi-tasking problem.<p>My family enjoys watching me flit from one thing to another …

10 Great Platforms To Learn Languages For Free

I honestly feel quite insecure every time someone tells me that they can speak more than one language. One of the disadvantages of English being your …

Language Learning

10 Chicken Breast Recipes That Take Less Than 30 Minutes to Make

We've got healthy versions of chicken parmesan, bruschetta, and more—proof that "fast food" can still be delicious<p>Looking for a simple, tasty …

Sights and Bites: What to Eat While Touring Paris, France

With a cultural map in one hand and a culinary compass in the other, savor the treasured sights then seek the nearby local delectable bites.<p>Every sight and bite in <b>Paris</b>, known as the City of Lights, seems luminescent. Dishes shine whether they consist of basic bistro fare, café snacks, cheese …

France

27 Fast Food Recipes — Hacked!

Everyone has at least one: a guilty-pleasure fast food joint of choice. Whether you're partial to McDonald's Egg McMuffins, Chick fil-A nuggets, or Starbucks Frappucinos, we've got good news for you. These, and many other fast food favorites, can be easily made at home. Keep reading for those …

Chick-fil-A

Our 10 best roast dinner centrepiece recipes

<b>The showstopper</b><b>: Porchetta</b><p>Buy the very best pork you can afford – ask your butcher to prepare you a boneless porchetta cut or a rectangular piece of pork belly and a loin. Fennel pollen is traditionally foraged, but expensive to buy. If you can’t find it, use ground fennel seeds instead. Bear in …

BBQ

15 Recipes That Prove Casseroles Are Actually Awesome

EVERYTHING BAGEL BREAKFAST SANDWICH<p>It’s like a bacon, egg, and cheese on an everything bagel in casserole form. Assemble it the day before and bake …

Cooking

7 Vegetarian Dinners Even Carnivores Will Devour

Whether you are expecting a vegetarian guest or just want to mix up your family's dinner routine, you'll wow everyone with these meatless meals.<p><b>1. White Bean Ragout</b><p>A quick ragout of white beans, sweet cherry tomatoes and fresh herbs in a robustly flavored broth makes a satisfying vegetarian main …

The 4-Stretch Test To Tell If You're Dangerously Inflexible

Plus, how to limber up and lower your risk of injury.<p>These four stretches are exactly what Walter Norton, Jr., director of training at the Institute of Performance & Fitness in North Reading, MA, uses to gauge every new client's flexibility—whether they're a pro athlete, a celebrity or an average …

Exercise

17 Classic Desserts We All Miss

My freezer contains some fairly fancy little ice cream cartons, with salted this and latte-amaretto that. Sometimes, though, I wish I were having …

Dessert

Lunch recipes from forgotten tins

We’re often guilty of forgetting the contents of our kitchen cupboards, especially those hard-to-reach corners that end up being full of surprises. So, in the spirit of back-to-school cleaning, we have been plundering our disorganised kitchens and rediscovering the not-perishable-any-time-soons …

Curries

10 Sauces for Simple Grilled Vegetables

Make a mixed grill platter of vegetables and serve it with a sauce, and you have an impressive, party-worthy dish to serve alongside some simply …

12 delicious recipes from Nigel Slater’s new Kitchen Diaries

Chicken, haricot beans and lemon<p>For 2<b><br>chicken breasts, tinned haricot beans, thyme, chicken stock, lemon, parsley</b><p>Using a heavy knife, cut 2 bone-in chicken breasts in half and season them with salt and black pepper. Warm a little olive oil in a sauté pan, add the chicken and let it brown on both …

Bread

29 Healthier Versions Of The Best Fall Desserts

Sweet corn and pumpkin are a baker's best friends.

Dessert

The Traditional Italian Dessert You’ve Probably Never Heard Of

<i>Introducing zuccotto: It's like tiramisu, in bowl-form.</i><p>Between 20 to 30 percent of what I learned in pastry school was guess work. And at the beginning, it was more like 60 percent. To be fair, I was in a foreign country, studying at the Florence University of the Arts in Florence, Italy. The chefs …

Dessert

7 Delicious Challah Recipes for Rosh Hashanah

Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish New Year and first of the High Holidays, begins at sundown. Among the traditional celebratory foods is round challah bread, …

56 Pork Dinner Recipes That Are Surprisingly Easy

Our favorite recipes—from caramelized chops and slow-braised pork shoulder to spicy enchiladas—are guaranteed to put pork in your weeknight dinner rotation.<p><b>If chicken and beef are your stand-by meats, you've been missing out;</b> the other white meat is just as flavorful and easy to transform into …

Cooking