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Healthy Coffee Drinks That Only Taste Indulgent

These easy-to-make coffee recipes will satisfy your coffee cravings any time of day. Cheers!<p>Coffee in and of itself boasts some impressive health …

20 Heavenly Coffee Hacks to Make Your Fave Bevvie *Even* Better

You’ve mastered all the coffee brewing tricks, including freezing your coffee beans. You’re all over the latest ice cube coffee hack that transforms a regular cup of Joe into a perfectly sweet ‘n’ creamy iced coffee. But what about hot drinks? No worries; we’ve got you covered. From homemade syrups …

How Drinking Coffee can Improve your Health?

Like wine, chocolate and popcorn, also and coffee joined the list of unusual foods with health benefits. According to a 13 year study by the National …

The History Of Shalimar Bagh, Kashmir In 1 Minute

<i>‘Agar Firdaus bar rōy-e zamin ast, hamin ast-o hamin ast-o hamin ast’</i><p><i>(</i><i>If there is a paradise on earth, it is here, it is here, it is here)</i><p>Built in …

Stuff To Dunk In Coffee, Ranked

First things first: dunking doughnuts is done. <b>It’s over</b>. Yeast doughnuts can’t even, and cake doughnuts are so meh. We’ll bend for a pershing, a …

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Make breakfast for dinner with this croque-madame sandwich recipe

Some nights, you just feel like having breakfast for dinner. It's soothing, in a comfort-food sort of way.<p>Layer buttered bread slices with ham, then slather on rich bechamel sauce. Assemble the sandwiches, and top each with a mound of grated Swiss and mozzarella cheeses. Bake the until the bread …

Croissants - in Buttery Heaven!

When my husband decided to open up a furniture store in Portland, ME, he found a big old garage in Fore Street. After spending a month with …

Paris-Brest choux pastry dessert

This wheel-shaped dessert is named after a bicycle race run between the two French cities.<p>MAKES<p>4 wheels<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the wheels:</b><p>300ml water<br>• 100g butter<br>• 120g plain flour<br>• Pinch of caster sugar<br>• Pinch of fine salt<br>• 4 egg yolks<p><b>For the filling and topping:</b><p>100g caster sugar<br>• 100ml water<br>• Pinch of salt<br>• 50g …

These coffee doughnut muffins are everything you want for breakfast, and more

Think of these coffee doughnut muffins as your favorite breakfast hits all rolled into one. First, there's the cake, rich with butter, a hint of freshly brewed coffee and the subtle tang of buttermilk. The muffins are basted with more butter while they're still warm, then rolled in a mixture of …

Corned Beef, Guinness And ... Blaa? The Irish Bread You Never Knew About

Want to mark this St. Patrick's Day with something beyond the usual corned beef and cabbage (which aren't so traditionally Irish anyway)? Why not mix up your menu with a tasty tray of blaas?<p>Not blaa as in boring. Blaa is actually the name of a treasured bread from the town of Waterford, Ireland, …

Baking

Chocolate Chip Espresso Cookies

<b>These are adult chocolate chip cookies. With a healthy dose of espresso, dark chocolate chunks, and spiked with coffee liqueur, they are a rich dream</b> …

Dessert

25 Recipes for Super-Satisfying Sandwiches

More<p>Sandwiches<p>Tips and tricks for making the best sandwiches at home.<p>Portable, infinitely variable, and just so darn satisfying, the sandwich is, in my opinion, about as close as you'll get to a perfect food. All you need is bread (or some sort of bread equivalent) and a little creativity when it …

Cooking