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Maple Ice Cream Recipe

A rich ice cream full of deep maple flavor, perfect for topping pie—or French toast.<p><b>Note:</b> Use Grade B maple syrup for a deeper maple flavor.<p>Ingredients6 egg yolks3/4 cup maple syrup1 cup cream1 1/2 cups half and half1 teaspoon Kosher salt<p>Directions<p><b>1.</b> In a heavy-bottomed medium saucepan, whisk …

Chocolate Olive Oil Cake

Olive oil is a great vegetable oil to cook with, but it is also an excellent oil to bake with provided that you use it in the right kind of recipes. …

The Lean UX Anti-Pattern

Cross-Functional Silos<p>This post is a brief follow-on to a great post by Tristan Kromer in which he describes what he calls the Lean Waterfall. In the …

Mobile Application UI/UX Prototyping Process

Prototyping is an important part of an iterative design process where each screen is refined until it achieves the desired level of performance and …

IA to the rescue & other tales from the UX trenches - World Usability Day Cleveland

Using tales from the real world, I'll share how to deliver business value and broaden your UX skills so you use the right tool for the job.

Responsive Web Design Workflow

For teams struggling to design responsively, Photoshop just ain't cuttin' it anymore. The problem is, our traditional workflows demand flat design …

The Lean UX Manifesto: Principle-Driven Design

“You’re not practicing lean UX if…”<p>Let me give you a real-world example. Co-location is a hot topic in the lean UX discussion. If you talk to experts …

Side Drawer Navigation Could Cost Half Your User Engagement

<i>Anthony Rose is co-founder and CTO of</i> <i>zeebox</i><i>, the social network for TV.</i><p>So, you have a mobile app where there are more pages or sections than can fit on a mobile screen at once. Your first thought might be to create a tabbed design, with a row of tabs along the top or buttons along the bottom.<p>But …

The Psychologist’s View of UX Design

You may have heard this story about an elephant:<p>A king brings six men into a dark building. They cannot see anything. The king says to them, "I have …

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> …

Daily dal recipe

An easy dal recipe, the foolproof dish of red lentils, from Meera Sodha's mother's kitchen<p>My mum and dad got married in 1975. At the wedding Dad wore flares, platforms and sideburns, and Mum wore a red sari. They moved to a bedsit in west London with a shared kitchen and a single cupboard. Mum …

Keep it cordial, it’s elderflower season

Don't buy expensive elderflower drink this month - get outdoors and start making your own, says Rob Cowen<p>These hot June days can be difficult to deal with. Muggy, stuff commutes, long days spent enclosed in roasting offices with windows that don’t open, then finally arriving home sweaty and …

Gymkhana, London W1, restaurant review

There are curry houses, there are posh curry houses, and then there’s Gymkhana, now National Restaurant of the Year<p><i>This review was originally published in November 2013. It has been republished to mark Gymkhana winining the National Restaurant Awards.</i><p><b>Gymkhana</b> 42 Albemarle Street, London W1S 4JH</b> …

Ma po tofu recipe

Chinese chef Jason Li shows how to make the dish ma po tofu<p><b>Serves 4</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p>500 g plain tofu<br>• 200g minced pork<br>• ¼ tsp Salt<br>• ¼ tsp ground white pepper<br>• ¼ tsp sugar<br>• 2 sliced spring onions<br>• 3 tbsp cooking oil<br>• 2 tbsp Sichuan chilli bean paste(or chilli sauce)<br>• 2 tsp ground red chillies<br>• 1 tbsp soy sauce<br>• 1 tbsp …

Steamed chicken with chilli sauce recipe

Chef Jason Li shows how to make traditional steamed chicken with a 'numbing and spicy' chilli sauce recipe<p><b>Serves 4</b><p><b>Ingredients</b><p>1kg whole chicken<br>• 1 tbsp salt<br>• 1 tbsp Chinese Shaoxing rice wine<br>• 2 tbsp spring onion<br>• 2 tbsp ginger<br>• 1 tbsp garlic<br>• 2 tbsp soy sauce<br>• 1 tbsp Chinese Chinkiang vinegar<br>• 1 tsp sugar<br>• 1 tsp …

The Best Baba Ganoush Recipe

Rich, smoky, and creamy, our recipe for baba ganoush uses the salad spinner to concentrate flavor and a slow emulsion method for the ultimate in dippable texture.<p><b>Read more: The Food Lab: For the Best Baba Ganoush, Go For a Spin</b><p>Ingredients3 medium Italian eggplants (about 2 pounds total)3 medium …

Breakfast Friday | Simple Breakfast Burritos for Two

Cheat Day | Chocolate-Avocado Vegan Cupcakes

There are two interesting (OK, a little off-putting) things about this recipe: 1) It doesn't contain butter (ah!) and 2) one of its main ingredients is avocado.Was I really about to embark on making a guacamole cupcake? Absolutely. I couldn't deny that Joy Wilson's picture of her beautiful cupcakes …

Veggie Burgers

These veggie burgers get their rich, earthy flavor from mushrooms and nutty quinoa, and are topped with sharp radish sprouts and cool cucumbers. Greek yogurt is a zesty Mediterranean replacement for ketchup. Serve these with our Golden-Beet Salad as a side dish.

Portobello Mushroom Wraps With Buffalo Mozzarella, Piquillo Peppers and Pimentón Mayonnaise

Peppers come in all shapes, sizes, colors and flavors. They are truly some of Mother Nature's most succulent little gifts. Piquillo peppers prove the point to perfection!<p>These lipstick-red Spanish peppers are a specialty of Lodosa, in northern Spain. They're harvested at their peak, then …

Recipes

Puffed Pastry Pizza

The Oscars is this Sunday night, and if you’re the kind of human that likes to put on your favorite new top, dab on a little extra lip gloss, brush …

Baked Falafel with Spicy Feta Dip

Baked Falafel with Spicy Feta Yogurt Dip.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> February 24, 2014 178<p>I am giddy over today.<p>Guess what?<p>It might be Monday but it’s one more day …