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Six of the best aubergine recipes

<b>Sweet miso aubergine (pictured above)</b><p>Prep <b>15 min</b> <br>Cook <b>10 min</b><br>Serves <b>6</b><p><b>400g small-medium aubergines</b>,stem ends trimmed<b><br>1 tbsp sesame oil</b><b><br>2 tbsp brown rice miso</b> <b><br>½ tbsp mirin</b><b><br>½ tbsp sake</b><p>Shave off the sides of the aubergines to make them straight-sided, then cut lengthways into 12mm-thick slabs.<p>Heat a cast-iron …

Recipes

Six of the best fish dishes

Smoked mackerel, potato and green bean salad (pictured above)<p>Prep <b>10 min</b><br>Marinate <b>10 min</b><br>Cook <b>30 min</b><br>Serves <b>4</b><p>For the salad<b><br>1 small red onion</b>,peeled and verythinly sliced<b><br>2 tbsp red wine vinegar</b><b><br>500g small waxy potatoes</b><b><br>300g green beans</b>,trimmed<b><br>8 thin rashers smoked streaky bacon</b> (optional)<b><br>6-8 smoked mackerel</b> …

Recipes

Nigel Slater’s early summer salad recipes

As the days warm up, I find myself in need of recipes that involve slightly less time spent at a hot stove. The sort of unhurried cooking that fits comfortably into summer living, when there seems to be less time to cook and when the great outdoors beckons. There is not one of this month’s …

These 10 Essential Cucumber Recipes Are Extra Easy

It's hard to beat the cool refreshment cucumbers provide. The water-packed veggie is not only wonderfully crisp, but its mild flavor also makes it …

Tom Kitchin’s recipe for peppered fillet steaks

A genuine classic, above and beyond changing tastes and fads – this is perfect for those times when you’re looking to show off a little<p>This is a classic, a dish that will never go out of fashion. If you’re looking for a treat or to impress someone, this is at the top of my list. Whenever I make …

18 Easy Irish-Inspired Recipes to Try at Home

Quick, name a traditional Irish dish: corned beef and cabbage comes to mind, right? But there are tons of other recipes to try. Don’t feel bad if you …

Cooking

Felicity Cloake’s masterclass: spaghetti carbonara – recipe

When you know how, this classic pasta dish is quicker and easier than bacon and eggs<p>A big plate of bacon and eggs for dinner – little wonder that this Roman classic is so popular in the UK. Yet the fear of ending up with a pasta omelette puts many carbonara fans off making it at home, though once …

Eggs

Six of the best rice bowl recipes

From donburi to poké, all these dishes sit on a fluffy bed of Japanese rice that absorbs the flavours of the topping<p>For each recipe, you need 400g Japanese white rice, cooked by the absorption method: rinse the rice until the water runs clear, put in a saucepan with 520ml water, then cover with a …

Recipes

Nigel Slater’s bread and butter recipes

A home-baked loaf that’s quickly made and slathered in a salty flavoured butter is a treat for any night of the week<p>I bake bread. Not every day, or even every week. I bake when I need to feel dough in my hands or to witness the pure joy of taking a handmade loaf from the oven. The New Year has …

Recipes

Rachel Roddy’s four bean-based recipes suitable for vegans | A kitchen in Rome

Italians have a way with beans that puts them at the heart of everyday food, often in a form that’s incidentally vegan. Here borlotti reach a roast chestnut-like softness alongside potato, tomato and herbs<p>Friday nights at Pizzeria Remo run like boisterous clockwork. Whether you’ve been going there …

Italy

How to make Millionaire Mashed Potatoes

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A Different Kind of Christmas Dinner: Spicy Shrimp Stir-Fry

I did not grow up with the New York Jewish tradition of Chinese food and a movie on Christmas Day, a popular custom that purportedly harks back to the beginning of the 20th century (well, maybe not the movie part).<p>As the story goes, on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, where immigrants of all …

Seafood

31 Homemade Salad Dressings That Are Way Better Than Store-Bought

I'm a big fan of salad, but that hasn't always been the case. In the last couple years, I've gone from someone who'd maybe eat a dozen salads a year …

17 Healthy Baked Potato Recipes That Make Delicious Meals

You probably already know this, but baked potatoes don't have the healthiest reputation. That's likely because they're typically covered in cheese, …

7 Delicious Brussels Sprout Recipes

Brussels sprouts are more than just yummy—they're also packed with vitamins, cancer-preventing phytonutrients, and heart-healthy fiber. Check out …

20 best Middle Eastern recipes: part 4

Food & drink,Middle Eastern food and drink,Turkish food and drink,Meat,Vegetarian food and drink,Fish,Life and style<p>Lebanese falafel, Turkish stuffed mussels and Honey & Co’s signature pudding, feta and honey cheesecake, finish our collection of the best Middle Eastern dishes to cook at home

Vegetarian Food

14 Roasted Vegetable Recipes You Have to Try This Fall

These healthy dishes star seasonal veggies roasted to perfection—and you'll want to make them all autumn long.

How to cook the perfect penne all’arrabbiata

This simple, quick and spicy supper can be prepared with minimum fuss. But how ‘angry’ do you dare to make it?<p>If I had to eat one cuisine forever more, I think it would probably be Italian – and not just because a world without spaghetti carbonara feels like a very bleak place indeed. The sheer …

Cooking

20 best seafood recipes: part 3

Seafood,Food & drink,Fish,Italian food and drink,Middle Eastern food and drink,British food and drink,Life and style<p>Observer Food Monthly’s favourite fish and shellfish dishes, including spaghetti with lobster, fish pie and seafood pancake

Food (UK)

Indian Mutton Curry Recipe

In India, goat meat is erroneously known as Mutton! It is cooked in numerous delicious ways. This simple, yet delicious version of goat curry or …

Carrots carrots carrots! Amid the biggest glut in 25 years, we ask chefs for their best recipes

From the humble carrot cake to restaurant-quality spiced carrots with wattle crumb and yoghurt, here’s how to use up some of those extra vegies<p>Blame it on the Russians.<p>Australian carrot growers are reporting a glut of the popular orange vegetables, with one supplier describing it as the biggest …

Egg Drop Soup

Recipes

Pulpo a la Gallega (Grilled Octopus with Potatoes)

José Andrés adds a clean copper penny to the saucepan to replicate the traditional technique of cooking octopus in a copper pot. The chemical …

Your Definitive Guide To Oil Smoke Points

Confused about what oil to reach for? Here's the oil playbook you never knew you needed.<p>If you’ve ever stood in a grocery store aisle dumbfounded by …

Palm Oil

29 Asian Noodle Recipes You'll Want to Slurp Up Immediately

You’ll find about a bajillion (only a slight exaggeration) recipes for pasta on Greatist, but today we’re shifting our noodle love to another …

Which Pasta Shapes to Use When: A Definitive Guide

By Alex Delany<p>Short pasta? Long pasta? Pasta with holes? Which pasta shape is best? Well, that all depends on what kind of sauce you're working with.<p>You might be a penne person. You might be a spaghetti person. You might be the kind of person who declares allegiance to certain pasta shapes, be they …

Italian Food

Meera Sodha’s recipe for coconut rice with aubergines and pickled cucumber

Malaysian food bowls me over, so I’ve been recreating those extraordinary sweet, sour and hot flavours at home<p>One of the reasons I live in London, despite knowing that the grass is much greener beyond the M25, is that I can travel anywhere in the world through the city’s food. Within a 10-minute …

Cucumber

Grilled Chicken with Dijon and Meyer Lemon

Combine the lemon juice, zest, mustard, rosemary and crushed red pepper in a small bowl. Add 1 to 2 tablespoons of olive oil to the mustard mixture …

BBQ

Jeremy Lee’s recipe for grilled seabass with parsley salad | Jeremy Lee

The Quo Vadis chef shares the lessons he learned from his first mentors and a recipe for seabass in honour of an early inspiration, Alastair Little.<br>Discover who inspired four other top chefs here.<p>Restaurants and their kitchens are no longer, with rare exceptions, peopled by the high white-hatted …

What's the Difference Between Lo Mein and Chow Mein?

People frequently assume that the main difference between lo mein and chow mein is the type of noodles that are used. It makes sense - after all, …