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The new vegan: Meera Sodha’s recipe for chargrilled summer vegetables with a cumin and coriander dressing

In A Historical Dictionary Of Indian Food (Oxford University Press), by KT Achaya, there is no entry under salad. For such a rich and varied food culture, this feels like a mistake, but there’s a truth behind it: the quality of produce and water in India has always been variable, so it’s not …

Onions

Mussel Fritti Recipe - Great British Chefs

Tim Siadatan's mussel fritti recipe makes a perfect seafood snack for the summer. Serve with a big bowl of aoili and some crusty bread. This recipe …

Great British Bake Off

No Fuss, No Muss: How to Oven-Fry Chicken Wings

There may be no more enticing sight in the world than a platter of freshly fried chicken wings. Straight out of college, I'd gladly tag along with my friends to watch football at bars, despite my profound disinterest in the sport, just because I knew I'd be able to order a pile of Buffalo wings. …

Chicken Bhuna Recipe - Great British Chefs

Peter Joseph's stunning chicken bhuna recipe is incredibly simple to make. Bhunas are characterised by a thick, deliciously intense coating sauce …

Great British Bake Off

You’ve Had Almond Milk, Now It’s Time for Almond Mayo

Wait, wait, wait. You can make mayo out of nuts?<p>To laypeople, nuts mean trail mix for a midday slump or peanut butter on toast. When chefs look at nuts, they see wonder ingredients that can be turned into misos, mustards, and more. At L’Oca d’Oro in Austin, they’re putting pistachio butter on …

The Best Veal Saltimbocca That'll Ever Jump Into Your Mouth

Saltimbocca. Translated from the Italian, it means "jumps in the mouth." I've long wondered why this Roman dish, of all Italian dishes, got that name. I can think of plenty of other Italian foods I'd sooner have leap from the plate into my expectant maw. A bowl of spaghetti <i>ai ricci di mare</i>, for …

Chickpea and potato-curry-stuffed flatbread recipe

If you've never had curry for breakfast, you're missing out. Try this veggie one in a homemade flatbread<p>I know curry seems a bit full-on first thing in the morning but with a strong cup of tea and a downpour outside it works fabulously well.<p><b>SERVES</b><p>6<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>2 tbsp olive oil<br>• 1 large red onion, …

Bread

There’s A Reason This Easy Cheesecake Recipe Is Going Viral

Cheesecake, in its most traditional form, can be quite the labor of love. Not only is it time consuming and fragile (there’s a very real crack risk), the recipes themselves can be extremely complicated.<p>This, friends, is not one of those recipes.<p>A Japanese cheesecake recipe, shared by Epicurious, …

Dessert

The Fall Salad Recipes That'll Help You Fight Your Junk Food Cravings

In the summer, eating salad is a given. It’s hot. You don’t want to cook. You hardly even want to eat. Summer salads help us get through the heat. But as soon as the temperature lowers, we drop salads from the list of options.<p>But don’t you know that salads only get better in the fall?<p>Even though …

Healthy Eating

32 Ways to Eat Cheese for Dinner ( ...and Dessert)

Forget apple season: It's cheese-eating season. We're on the cusp of the time of year when there's no risk that making cheese into a meal (the melty or crispy kind—not the cheese plate kind) will leave you uncomfortably sweaty and wishing to shrug off your own skin.<p>No, now's the moment when cheese …

Amelia Freer's chickpea and aubergine salad

Chickpeas are an excellent source of fibre, protein and iron, and perfect for keeping us going on busy days.<p>SERVES<p>4 as a side or 2 as a meal<p>INGREDIENTS<p>½ small red onion, finely sliced<br>• 1 large aubergine, halved lengthways, sliced into thin half moons<br>• Good glug of extra virgin olive oil<br>• Juice and zest …

Food

16 Refreshing, Daytime-Appropriate Summer Drinks

<i>In celebration of their new organic Tea House Collection, we partnered with Pure Leaf Iced Tea to share some of our favorite fruity, herby, and non-boozy summery drinks.</i><p>We already imagined a future where mocktails are given the respect they deserve. So let's make that future this summer, because …

How to Make Ladyfingers (for Dipping, or the Ultimate Tiramisu)

I live in a small Tuscan town, the sort of slow-paced one where, on seemingly random days of the week, the local <i>alimentari</i> (the tiny shop that sells everything from prosciutto to bread to laundry detergent) is closed—Wednesday and Saturday afternoons, all day Sunday. Forget trying to buy anything …

The best microwave mug cake recipes to make in minutes

Many of us have succumbed to the lure of the mid-afternoon microwave cake. There is something satisfyingly indulgent about piling spoonfuls of sugar and flour into a mug, then watching a steaming, sweet-smelling perfectly risen cup come out of the microwave five minutes later.<p>These recipes, from …

Dessert

How to Make Real-Deal Cuban Sandwiches

When life gives you lemons, you make lemonade. When Past You gives Present You leftover Cuban roast pork, first you drink a toast to Past You for the generosity and forethought (a mojito is both thematically and gustatorily appropriate), then you pay it forward by making a Cubano sandwich for …

Slam dunk: Yotam Ottolenghi’s recipes for dips, pastes and spreads

I’m not very good at respecting the distinction between a dip, a spread and a paste. Is a dip still a dip if you spread the leftovers on toast the next day? Is a paste still a paste if you then use it as a condiment and have a spoonful with some grilled chicken, or spread it in a grilled cheese …

Curries

The perfect cheese toastie: experts reveal their secrets

Is there anything more comforting than a perfectly made cheese toastie? But which bread to use: fashionable sourdough or a traditional slice of white? Which cheese melts best - and should you use a toastie machine, a frying pan or a grill? The questions are endless.<p>To help you out - and to mark our …

Avoid These Common Mistakes and Your Carrot Cake Will Be Gold

Make a perfect, moist carrot cake at home by avoiding these common mistakes—and by following this recipe.<p>Bursting with vitamin-packed carrots and slathered with a dairy-rich cream cheese frosting, carrot cake is essentially the world's most delicious health food. Okay, we're lying to you and …

Dessert

Easy Ottolenghi: fish recipes

<b>Curried sea bass with ginger and chilli</b><p>This would be perfect with steamed rice. The curry leaves are optional – they’re sold fresh or frozen in south-east Asian food stores – but they really take this simple dish to another level of deliciousness. Serves two.<p><b>4 sea bass fillets, pinboned, skin</b> …

Seafood

The Quest for the Easiest, Tastiest Palak Paneer

I had a hunch about palak paneer, and three restaurants here in the San Francisco Bay Area confirmed: It’s one of the most popular Indian dishes in the U.S.<p>Made from “palak” (spinach) and “paneer” (Indian cottage cheese), the dish is classified under the generic cluster of Punjabi food. It’s also …

Almond and coconut pancakes with spiced plums recipe

These protein-rich pancakes are a great option if you eating gluten-free<p>These <b>pancakes</b> can be cooked by the dozen and frozen successfully. Almond and coconut flours provide a grain-free alternative, as per the principles of the <b>Gut Gastronomy Plan</b>, as well as minerals and vitamins for boosting …

Healthy Green Hummus Recipe | Men's Health

Double the recipe to serve a party—or keep it all to yourself. This stuff is as good as it is good for you.<p><b>Green Hummus</b> <i><br>Recipe adapted from Tender Greens in Santa Monica, CA</i><p>What you’ll need:<br>2 cups spinach<br>1 cup arugula<br>¼ cup cilantro<br>2 scallions, rough chopped<br>2 small garlic cloves<br>4 cups chickpeas, …

12 Ways to Bake with Flowers While You Wait for Them to Bloom

"<i>Green things!</i>" shrieks the world as soon as the snow's melted. "<i>Flowers!</i>" And can you blame it? The first post-winter glow is powerful.<p>While you wait for the daffodils, cherry and pear blossoms, tulips, and forsythia to bloom—and start to plan your garden—you can still get a dose of flowers. Reach …

Crispy Tofu, Grapefruit, Avocado, and Tahini = Lunch

I throw random photos of recipes-in-progress up on my Instagram feed all the time, and it's usually pretty easy to predict which ones are going to get a ton of likes (hint: burgers and steaks). So I was thrown for a loop when my most liked photo of all time turned out to be of a salad, and not just …

Vegan

Roasted almond and blueberry salad

Deliciously Ella's delicious salad of butternut squash, blueberries, courgette and rocket makes a lovely side dish<p>INGREDIENTS<p>1 butternut squash with 1 tsp of honey<br>• 75g almonds<br>• 1 courgette<br>• 100g blueberries<br>• 100g goji berries<br>• 60g rocket<p><b>For the dressing</b><p>6 tsp olive oil<br>• salt and pepper<br>• 2 tsp apple cider …

6.6 Million People Have Watched This Video of a 3-Ingredient Cheesecake

And counting.<p>Three-ingredient soufflé cheesecake, also known as Japanese cotton cheesecake, is dumbfounding people on the Internet right now. With just three ingredients—eggs, dark or white chocolate, and cream cheese—you can make a cheesecake that looks like it's from a bakery.<p>YouTuber Ochikeron …

Cheesecake

Memorize This One-Bowl Cake Recipe (Then Make It Your Own)

Who doesn’t need an easy little cake to nibble with a cup of tea?<p>You can frost this one with chocolate or use it to make an easy layer cake, shortcake, or trifle... or splash with juice, syrup, or liqueurs and top with whipped cream and fruit. Or simply add flavorful seeds—poppy, toasted sesame, …

The weekend cook: Thomasina Miers’ comfort food recipes

When the days are short and the sunshine scarce, my instinct is to retreat to the sofa and curl up. It’s at times such as these that food needs to nurture. Luckily, nothing gets a cook going faster than that first chop of an onion, in anticipation of dinner on the table; nothing warms you and the …

Onions

Your Green Juice is Missing Something

Is your green juice no longer green to you? Your carrot-orange-ginger losing its zip? While vodka might be the first option that comes to mind for improving the matter (just me?), there's another, work-appropriate way to bring life back into your juice routine.<p>At New York's Maialino, they have a …

The Science Behind This Mesmerizing Color-Changing Tea

Wooooooahhhh.<p>Brewing a cup of butterfly pea flower tea, made from a Southeast Asian flower, is like seeing a glow stick turn from a boring translucent-gray tube into a glimmering neon cylinder for the first time. Just add water and it's a deep midnight-cobalt blue. Squeeze in lemon, and it …