Vanaé Alexander

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Avocado milkshake recipe

Avocado milkshake is refreshing and great for staving off hunger<p>Add vanilla ice cream to to avocado milkshake make this even more decadent.<p><b>SERVES</b><br>2-4<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><br>Ice cubes<br>2 large avocado, peeled<br>500ml/17floz whole milk<br>6 tbsp caster sugar, plus extra to taste<p>METHOD<br>Half-fill a blender or juicer with ice …

Healthy Eating

Buttermilk Vanilla Waffles Recipe

These are my all-time favorite waffles, flecked with vanilla bean for a flavor that truly shines, and a hint of tangy buttermilk to boot. They're airy and crisp thanks to the leavening power of steam, not whipped eggs, so the recipe comes together <i>fast</i>. Just resist the temptation to replace the …

Cheesy, Gooey Croques Monsieurs Recipe

A good croque monsieur is all about nailing texture, bread-to-filling ratio, and the goo factor. This recipe, which calls for thin slices of toasted-on-all-sides bread, melted cheese, rich Mornay sauce, and Dijon mustard, is a case study in getting it right.<p>Why It Works<p>Slicing the bread thinly …

Diner-Style Asparagus, Bacon, and Gruyère Omelette for Two Recipe

Just as with scrambled eggs, the method by which the eggs are heated and stirred is the primary factor that determines what kind of omelette you end up with. This smoky version, perfect for spring, uses my basic technique for diner-style omelettes with large, tender, browned curds and plenty of …

Grapefruit Sangrita With Chipotle and Honey Recipe

Chasing a shot of tequila with lime is routine. But with good tequila, the best way to enjoy it is not as a shot, but sipped with <i>sangrita</i>—a bright, tart, spicy fruit drink—on the side. While the original was made with sour oranges and pomegranate, this one blends bitter grapefruit juice with honey …

Recover From Your Food Hangover With These 36 Light and Healthy Recipes

Recovering from a cookout coma? Let these lighter, brighter recipes set you straight.<p><b>Maybe you're in the throes of a</b> ribs-and-burgers hangover, or you're beach-bound, or you just think it's too damn hot to cook right now. Whatever the reason, these light and bright no-cook (or barely-cook) recipes …

Healthy Eating

With A Little Lime And Tequila, You're Not Going to Want to Miss This Happy Hour Treat!

Margarita Cupcakes<p>While more traditional cupcakes will always have a place in our hearts, these zesty lime margarita cupcakes have totally taken over …

26 Foods You Should Learn To Cook In Your Twenties

And the recipes to use to learn the best versions.<p>This is the most common way restaurants cook vegetables; it can be done to nearly any vegetable. Do not be scared by this. It is easy and awesome. To blanch means to put a vegetable in rapidly boiling salted water until it's <i>just</i> cooked, usually only …

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