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Chinese make-away: how to make homemade crispy duck

I was showing off to my brother-in-law recently, recounting how I once ate crispy duck at an open-air restaurant in Laos. After a starter of cold duck’s blood in a soup dish topped with golden, crisp fried shallots, we were served a huge platter of roasted carcass, and encouraged to toss the bones …

Fried Chicken as It's Meant to Be

<i>You know you love your great aunt's banana bread, but you probably don't know</i> why <i>you do. In Modern Comfort, Ashley Rodriguez from Not Without Salt figures out what makes our favorite classics work, and then makes them even better.</i><p><i>Today: How to crack the code on fried chicken (no matter how far away</i> …

Fried Chicken Sandwiches with Slaw and Spicy Mayo

4 Servings<p>Slaw doesn't go with this fried chicken sandwich, it goes on the sandwich, along with a healthy dose of spicy mayo.<p>April 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Spicy Mayo and Slaw<p>1 garlic clove, finely grated<p>1/2 cup mayonnaise<p>1 tablespoon Louisiana-style hot pepper sauce<p>1/2 small red onion, thinly sliced<p>1 …

Beer can barbecue jerk chicken recipe

Sit your barbecue jerk chicken on a beer can for the ultimate moist, spicy flavours.<p><i>Serves 6</i><p><i>For the marinade</i><p>1 tbsp allspice berries<p>1 tbsp black peppercorns<p>½ tsp ground cinnamon<p>½ nutmeg, freshly grated<p>¼ bunch of thyme, leaves picked<p>5 spring onions, roughly chopped<p>3 garlic cloves, roughly chopped<p>1 …

Epicurious – Recipes, Menu Ideas, Videos & Cooking Tips

Cook This Now<p>Sauté asparagus hot and fast in a skillet to soften and slightly char, then toss in a soy dressing with crushed peanuts and shredded …

Sam Smith's Whitney Houston 'How Will I Know' Cover Will Make You Cry

There are very few singers who can tackle <b>Whitney Houston</b> and do an admirable job. Now, you can count <b>Sam Smith</b> one of them. He's previously cited the …

Open rye sandwich with chicken & avocado

Rye bread makes for a substantial base for a lunchtime meal. Top with guacamole, Cajun chicken and lime<p>Ingredients<p>2 tbsp guacamole (see Cajun grilled …

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Waitrose: Three Indian recipes

Make a vegetarian paneer, spicy lamb or South Indian chicken dish.<p><b>Video by Waitrose</b><p>Anjum Anand's paneer and pepper karahi (video above)<p>Make this traditional meat-free dish.<p><b>Preparation time</b>: <b>10 minutes</b><p><b>Cooking time: 35 minutes</b><p><b>Total time: 45 minutes</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p><i>6 tbsp vegetable oil</i><p><i>1½ tsp cumin seeds</i><p><i>12g</i> …

Three of Ching He Huang's signature Chinese dishes

Ching He Huang shows you how to whip up crispy duck, black bean beef with noodles and sweet and sour prawns<p><b>Video by Waitrose</b><p>Ching's Crispy duck with Plum sauce.<p><b>Preparation time: 10 minutes</b><p><b>Cooking time: 10 minutes</b><p><b>Total time: 20 minutes plus marinating</b><p><b>Serves: 2</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p><b>For the marinade:</b><p><i>4 tbsp</i> …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

Vinegar Coleslaw Recipe

Simplicity rules in this slaw, where equal amounts of cider vinegar and sugar create a straightforward sweet-and-tangy flavor that's incredibly versatile, not to mention delicious.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>A sugar-and-salt mixture purges the cabbage of excess moisture, leaving it tender, but still …

How to Make Homemade Coconut Milk

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today:</i> <i>Tieghan Gerard of Half Baked Harvest shows us how to make coconut milk for cooking, baking -- and drinking right out of the bottle. Let's get</i> …

Golden and Crisp Blueberry Crumble Bars Recipe

While most crumb bar recipes call for one dough that is used for both the top and bottom of the bars, this bar combines the best of a crumb bar with the best of a fruit crumble. The result: an easy shortbread cookie base covered with a layer of sweet blueberries, then topped with an extra thick …

Super-Flaky Buttermilk Biscuits Recipe

The humble, yet mighty, buttermilk biscuit is an American quick bread that uses baking powder and steam to create layers that are moist, rich, and tender. This recipe creates perfectly light and unbelievably flaky buttermilk biscuits have been perfected through round after round of testing. They're …

How to Make Frangipane Tarts

<i>Every other Friday, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today: Make a crust and some filling, top it with your favorite seasonal fruit, and you've got fancy-looking frangipane …

Fully loaded Cajun chicken burgers

Grilled Cajun-spiced chicken breasts topped with bacon, avocado and cheese... set to become a Friday night favourite<p>Ingredients<p>4 skinless chicken …

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Rib-Eye Steak with Chimichurri and Patagonian Potatoes

Many Argentine cooks keep a jar of homemade chimichurri sauce in the fridge (it keeps for several weeks) to either marinate or season cooked meats …

Grilled Chicken Tacos

4 Servings<p>These chicken tacos are made with thighs, which are more flavorful than chicken breasts; plus, they're less expensive. Put them to work in any fast weeknight preparation, starting with these spiced tacos.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 medium onion, cut into wedges, keeping root intact<p>2 garlic …

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Oven-Roasted Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Saucy Pulled Pork Sandwiches.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> May 9, 2014 78<p>Sometimes you just need some pork. You know?<p>I know. Oh do I know.<p>This recipe is so totally ME …

Big Mama's Fried Chicken

<i>Every other week, we’re unearthing Heirloom Recipes -- dishes that have made their way from one generation's kitchen to the next.</i><p><i>Today: Jocelyn Delk Adams of Grandbaby Cakes brings us a timeless fried chicken recipe.</i><p><i></i><p>My Big Mama's (grandmother) recipes are the epitome of timeless. While growing up, …

Marshmallow-Candy Swirl Cake

I've been finding a lot of inspiration at the candy store lately. There's something so wonderful about all those bins of colorful candies - …

Intense Chocolate Mocha Cake

<i>Thanks to Baker’s Joy® for sponsoring this post!</i><p>If you could be any dessert, what would you be? Are you a sweet but tangy lemon meringue pie, with a …

The Best General Tso's Chicken Recipe

If the British can proudly call Chicken Tikka Masala their national dish, then surely it's time that General Tso got his chicken in our national spotlight. Everybody knows the candy-sweet take-out joint version, but I firmly believe that it has the potential to be so much more than that. How great …

Pork Meatball Banh Mi

makes 4 sandwiches<p>January 2010Print<p>Ingredients<p>Hot Chili Mayo<p>2/3 cup mayonnaise<p>2 green onions, finely chopped<p>1 tablespoon hot chili sauce (such as sriracha)*<p>Meatballs<p>1 pound ground pork<p>1/4 cup finely chopped fresh basil<p>4 garlic cloves, minced<p>3 green onions, finely chopped<p>1 tablespoon fish sauce …

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Carrot Cake Cupcakes with Pineapple Cream Cheese Frosting

There’s a very specific sort of kitchen math that runs through my brain every time I stare into my refrigerator and try to figure out what to …