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Colombian scrambled eggs with avocado

This is a recipe I picked up in Miami, and it’s now our top-selling breakfast dish.<p>Back in March 2012, when I was working at our sister restaurant Sugarcane, in Midtown Miami, one of the Colombian chefs was making breakfast to aid his tender feeling after quite a heavy night. He told us about a …


Espresso panna cotta

This dessert is really easy to make. At my restaurant, The Seahorse, we serve it in little coffee cups and recommend a brandy or two with it!<p>SERVES<p>12<p>INGREDIENTS<p>4 gelatin leaves<br>• 220ml espresso coffee<br>• 220ml milk<br>• 120ml caster sugar<br>• 100ml brandy<br>• 360ml double cream<p><b>For the syrup:</b><p>300ml caster sugar<br>• 125ml …


How to Take Your Own Photos When Traveling Solo

The one question I get asked most often when posting my photos on social media or showing someone my pictures is, "Who took the photo?" Even before "where was it taken" or anything about what's actually in the image, it's as if I have a secret photographer ten steps behind me at all times, just …

9 Excuses to Eat Tortillas at Breakfast

Fact: Tortillas make breakfast approximately one zillion times better.<p>We're convinced tortillas are their own essential food group. We try to get them in the mix at every meal, whether we're shoveling nachos or keeping it classy with queso fundido. But we mostly want to wake up next to these 9 …


Expert guide to Tenerife

Essential Information<p><b>Flight time</b>: anything from 4hr to 4hr 30min from London<p><b>Time difference:</b> the Canary Islands are in the same time zone as Britain<p><b>Currency:</b> the Euro; most establishments take credit and debit cards and there are plentiful ATMs<p><b>Foreign Office advice</b>: …


10 Unique Train Trips

Love train travel? These railways offer a unique window on the world, cutting a swath through some of the most breathtaking landscapes on Earth:<p><b>1. Cass Scenic Railroad (West Virginia)</b><p>The steam trains climb the 11 miles (18 km) from Cass to the 4,842-ft-high (1,476 m) summit of Bald Knob, which has …

You Can (and Should) Bring a Fried Egg for Your Office Lunch

Healthy office lunches have come a long way since the hard-boiled egg. Here are our favorite ways to put an egg on it—from soft-boiled to omelets to, yep, even fried.<p>Healthy office lunches have come a long way since the hard-boiled egg. While we'll always have a soft spot for the perfectly …


Healthy Dinner Ideas for Summer and Beyond

Eating well definitely doesn't mean sacrificing flavor—here are our favorite healthy dinner ideas.<p><b>We're all for eating a little lighter, healthier, and cleaner.</b> But eating well doesn't have to mean eating the same thing five nights a week. It's way more fun to eat a variety of creative, interesting …


Extra Stormy Dark and Stormy

Makes 1 Servings<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 oz. Lemon-Ginger Brew (click for recipe)<p>2 oz. dark rum<p>Club soda<p>Lime wedge and candied ginger (for serving)<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine Lemon-Ginger Brew and rum in a highball glass filled with ice, then top off with club soda. Garnish with lime wedge and …


10 Coffee Cocktails that Have Us Buzzing

These 10 coffee cocktails have us buzzing.<p><b>What happens when baristas and bartenders get together?</b> Coffee cocktails, that's what. Here, 10 of our most caffeinated concoctions.


66 things to look forward to this summer in London – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 10:00 am, June 12, 2014 in Arts & Entertainment, Food & Drink, Fun London, Music & Nightlife<p>[Photo: Steven Z. Ehrlich]<p>‘Summer summer summer …


Makes 1 Servings<p>April 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ oz. Campari<p>1½ oz. sweet vermouth<p>Club soda<p>Orange wedge<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine Campari and vermouth in a highball glass. Fill glass with ice, then top off with club soda. Garnish with orange wedge.


Roast chicken leg with braised lettuce and peas recipe

I Iearnt how well cooked lettuce and peas go together while working at the River Café<p>The chicken roasting juices are used to add flavour to the peas.<p>Serves 4<p>1 onion, thickly sliced into rings<p>4 chicken legs<p>200ml/7fl oz white wine or water<p>40g/1 ½ oz butter<p>6 spring onions, thickly sliced on the …


83 Egg Recipes That We Always Crave

83 egg recipes is a lot of egg recipes. But is it enough?<p>Shockingly enough, Americans once ate twice as many eggs as they do today. Bring back the glory days with these 83 egg recipes, prepared every way you could imagine (baked! fried! poached! more!).



Cropping up a lot on café brunch menus in the last year or two, this Middle Eastern egg dish is equally worthy of a place in your kitchen on a weekday evening. The eggs are gently poached in a rich and smoky tomato sauce with plenty of herbs and spices.<p>It’s a perfect sharing dish. Serve it at the …

Bell Peppers