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Rate rise doubts as property demand falls, says RICS

<b>A lack of activity in the UK housing market could make it more difficult for Bank of England policymakers to raise interest rates, surveyors have said.</b><p>There has been widespread speculation of a potential increase in the Bank rate in May from its level of 0.5%.<p>The Royal Institution of Chartered …

The Best Recipes of the Year

<i>Sam Sifton emails readers of Cooking five days a week to talk about food and suggest recipes. That email also appears here. To receive it in your inbox,</i> <i>register here</i><i>. Download the</i> <i>NYT Cooking app here</i><i>.</i><p>Good morning. It’s list-making season for those of us in the journalism game, time to take stock of …

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The forbidden fruit: are we eating and cooking the wrong apples?

Hugh Thomas takes a look beyond the bog standard British apple varieties to discover a world of quirky names, vibrant colours and exciting new …

It’s getting hot in here: best BBQ restaurants in the UK

Missing those summer barbecues? Meet the chefs who are getting all fired up, as we explore the restaurants that are going back to basics and cooking …

Buttermilk Cornbread

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat oil in an 8-inch cast-iron skillet or muffin pans in a 450° oven 5 minutes.<p>Step 2<p>Combine cornmeal and next 4 ingredients in …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A fully loaded guide to the ultimate cooking recipes. Providing quick and easy cooking methods based on the Mediterranean culinary culture, Your Food …

Cooking

Amaretto chocolate brownies with walnuts | Recipes

1) Preheat oven to 180C/Gas 4.<p>2) Line a 18- by 18-cm square baking pan with parchment paper, making sure paper hangs over the edges. Grease paper …

20 of the best places to stargaze in the UK

The National Parks Dark Skies Festival (18-26 February) is an ideal opportunity to try stargazing in some of the UK’s wildest areas. But here, we’ve also selected stellar sites that are good throughout the year<p>The South Downs became an international dark sky reserve in May 2016, with 66% of the …

What's the difference between clarified butter, ghee, and brown butter?

When you're baking, butter is perfect just how it is, whether creamed into cookies or rubbed into a perfectly flaky pie crust. But on the stove, it presents a bit more of a challenge.<p>Butter can't take a lot of heat in a skillet, so when you, say, make pancakes, it can become smoky and acrid.<p>The …

Apple cider vinegar and weight loss: Is there any truth to the hype?

Apple cider vinegar is praised for its health benefits and touted as the reliable weight loss elixir. Sold as a drink, in pill form or just as a …

Spanish peppers stuffed with cod

These stuffed peppers can also be fried for finger food.<p>MAKES<p>16<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1 onion, finely chopped<br>• 1 leek, finely chopped<br>• 75ml olive oil, plus 6 tbsp<br>• 200g salted cod (soaked in water for 48 hours, water changed three times), cut into small chunks<br>• 8 tbsp tomato passata<br>• 1 heaped tbsp plain flour<br>• 250ml whole …