Maria Gwekwerere

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Peruvian Grilled Chicken: A Spicy, Succulent Delight

Spit-grilled chicken (pollo a la brasa) is popular all over Latin America. But it’s the Peruvian version that’s best known here in the United States, buoyed by the many restaurants that serve the bird in all its burnished, garlic-scented, drippings-slicked glory. Usually, they serve a spicy, creamy …

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Sali boti (Parsi braised lamb)

Our chef’s Dishoom Carnaby special. This is a first-rate Parsi classic, a notable example of which is served in the inimitable Britannia & Co. Tender lamb is braised in a rich and flavoursome gravy then finished with crunchy sali crisp chips. Served with a buttered roomali …

Onions

Moroccan Spiced Goat Stew Recipe

Goat is a lovely, lean meat and cuts like the shoulder in this recipe when slow-cooked, produce a wonderfully rich, flavourful dish. Goat is …

7 New Thrillers You Won’t Be Able to Put Down

1<p><i>Fierce Kingdom</i>, by Gin Phillips<p>As Joan and her four-year-old son are leaving the zoo, they witness a mass shooting at the exit and realize the …

15 books Malcolm Gladwell thinks everyone should read

A 2015 New York Times article poked fun at how often he blurbs books and recommends them on social media.<p>The bestselling author has published multiple books and articles exploring human behavior from all angles; he also recently launched a hit podcast.<p>We dug through years of his tweets, book …

Books

Our Favorite Books of the Year — You Won't Be Able to Put Them Down!

It's time to start looking back at our favorite reads of the year, and it's quite an impressive batch of page-turners. Our picks run the gamut, from scandalous historical fiction to riveting memoirs and epic YA fantasy. It's a wonder we've been able to get anything done with all the reading to be …

Lamb chops with honey and walnut salsa verde

Not at all authentic, but there is an Italian sauce based on pounded nuts, honey, olive oil and stock. I combined this idea with a regular salsa verde. This is a lovely sauce – good with roast lamb as well, and grilled aubergines – which is hot, herbal and slightly sweet.<p>SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1 fat …

Nigel Slater’s lamb steak and caper dressing recipe

The recipe<p>Slice 300g of new potatoes into coins. Warm 4 tbsp of oil in a frying pan then add the potatoes and cook for 12-15 minutes, over a moderate heat, till they are golden.<p>While the potatoes cook put 150ml of soured cream into a small bowl. Stir in 1 tbsp each of Dijon mustard and capers. Chop …

Food

Best ever healthy vegetarian recipes under 300 calories

Our best and most vibrant low calorie veggie recipes, all under 300 calories. These healthy vegetarian recipes are quick and easy to make - on trend …

Leave Your Passport At Home: 13 Exotic Dinner Recipes From Around The World

Whether you’re dreaming of an exotic vacation or just need need help breaking out of your dinner rut, you’re in luck — these dishes will transport your taste buds to faraway lands. And the best part is that they’re all easy to make with everyday supermarket ingredients.<p>1. Middle Eastern Lamb …

Here's How To Make The Best Honeyed Chicken Fingers

This recipe was cooked up for a Game of Thrones viewing party. Check out the full plan here.<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>1 cup panko<p>1 cup corn flakes, crushed<p>½ tsp paprika<p>2 eggs<p>1 cup flour<p>2 pounds chicken breasts<p>¼ cup honey<p>2 tbsp apple cider vinegar<p>Salt, pepper<p>Canola oil<p><b>For the sauce:</b><p>½ cup mayo<p>1 ½ tbsp ketchup<p>1 tsp …

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Dessert

Nigel Slater’s chicken salad recipes

There is a moment in early summer, late on a Monday morning, that I have grown to love. The kitchen is quiet, calm and mercifully cool. I take the remains of yesterday’s roast chicken from its plate and tear away the flesh in fat, ragged, generous chunks. The plump “oysters” of flesh hiding under …

Cherries

Nigel Slater’s roast lamb and peppers recipe

The recipe<p>Set the oven at 200C/gas mark 6. Cut a couple of peppers in half then in half again. Remove any seeds or white cores then put the pieces of pepper in a roasting tin. Trickle a little olive oil over them then, when the oven is at full heat, roast for 40 minutes or until soft and tender.<p>Put …

Cooking

Hearty Chicken Summer Rolls Are a No-Cook Dinner Hero

Pat the chicken dry with paper towels. Generously season both sides with salt and pepper. Heat the oil in a large skillet over medium-high heat until …

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Rick Stein's spiced lamb filo pastries with pine nuts

These thin pastry parcels are as ubiquitous in Turkey as pork pies and pasties in the UK. They can be made into triangles or cigar shapes and the fillings can be adjusted to taste: you could add rice, currants, fresh chopped chillies, pistachios or even walnuts.<p>MAKES<p>6<p>INGREDIENTS<p>12 sheets filo …

Puff Pastry

North Carolina Dipped Fried Chicken

For this unusual sauced, or “dipped,” fried chicken, we started by brining chicken parts in a solution of salt, sugar, and water. We coated the …

Overnight cinnamon buns with cream cheese frosting

If you're in a hurry, you can skip the overnight chilling step. This just brings out a yeastier flavour in the bun which I prefer. Instead, just proof the raw buns in a warm place for two hours and then bake.<p><b>MAKES</b><p>8 large buns<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>3/4 cup (150g) warm water<br>• 2 1/4 tsp (8g) active dry yeast<br>• 1/2 cup …

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Crushed butter beans and crisp rosemary croutons

A comforting – both economically and for the body – French-inspired bean dish made exciting by crunchy rosemary croutons.<p>MAKES<p>20 bowls<p>INGREDIENTS<p>300ml olive oil<br>• 1kg sourdough bread, cut into bite-sized slices<br>• The leaves from 6 small sprigs of rosemary, chopped<br>• 200g butter<br>• 6 banana shallots, chopped<br>• 6 …

Steak And Chilli Cheese Fries

Step 1<p>Preheat The Oven<p>Preheat the oven to 200ºC.<p>Step 2<p>Cook The Potatoes<p>Microwave the potatoes in two batches,10 minutes for each batch, until they’re …

DIY Steak & Cheese Fries... Food Truck Style

Steak and Potato Bowls

Steak and Potato Bowls are a healthy and hearty grilled gluten-free dinner recipe. Plus I’m sharing my favorite method for grilling juicy, tender …

Food

Chicken Bulgogi

2K<p>113<p>2<p>Shares 2K<p>While people have been tripping over each other lately, letting everyone know how authentic they can be, outraged over a recipe or …

Sally Clarke's open cep omelette with thyme and créme fraîche

If you only buy one cookbook this year, it should probably be this one. It was destined to be published in 2009 – 25 ingredients to mark the 25th anniversary of Clarke’s Kensington restaurant. Six years later, it has expanded to include 30 ingredients. It’s a beautiful book, the recipes are …

Eggs

Roasted butternut squash and pine nut quinoa recipe

A naturally gluten-free meal of tender squash with quinoa, mixed with crunchy broccoli and nuts<p>SERVES<p>2<p>INGREDIENTS<p>• 1 butternut squash<p>• olive oil, for drizzling<p>• mixed dried herbs (I like oregano, herbs de provence, thyme and rosemary)<p>• 1 tsp paprika<p>• 1 cup of quinoa<p>• 1 lime or lemon<p>• a large …

Food

Turkish-spiced chicken thighs with coriander relish

<b>SERVES</b><br>4-6<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b> <b><br>For the chicken</b><p>6 skinless, boneless chicken thighs<br>• 6 tbsp olive oil<br>• ½ tsp ground cinnamon<br>• ¾ tsp cayenne pepper<br>• 1 tsp ground cumin<br>• 2 garlic cloves, grated<p><b>For the relish</b><p>2 garlic cloves, chopped<br>• pinch sea-salt flakes<br>• 1 green chilli<br>• 1 red chilli<br>• 15g coriander, roughly chopped leaves from 8 …

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Fried Chicken and Egg Rice Bowl #Recipe

<b>Here’s what you will need:</b><p>Chicken breast<br>• Pepper<br>• Salt<br>• Flour<br>• Egg<br>• Panko<br>• Oil for deep-frying<br>• 1/2 cup of sliced onions<br>• 2/3 cup of chicken stock<br>• 1 1/2 Tbsp. of soy …

The ultimate roast lamb

A leg of lamb is made up of various different muscles, which makes for a range of textures. This is good for eaters (lots of different flavours in a slice) but challenging for the cook. Some chefs separate the muscles and cook them separately, according to its tenderness, but that won’t do for …

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Mediterranean Chicken and Chickpea Bowls with Yellow Rice

Mediterranean Chicken and Chickpea Bowls with Yellow Rice are healthy, gluten-free, and feature pops of fresh Mediterranean flavor like lemon and …

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Dinner in 20: For the Best Fried Chicken Cutlets, Use Clarified Butter

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>I'm in the habit of keeping a tub of clarified butter in my fridge at all times. I don't use it often, because it's easy to forget it back there behind the eggs and the olives, but when I do, it can make a world of difference in even the simplest dishes. Sautéed …