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Nancy Birtwhistle’s open fruit tarts

When making pastry I always work in pounds and ounces, so there’s no misprint here. It’s my tip for perfect pastry.<p>MAKES<p>12<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the pastry:</b><p>10oz plain flour<br>• 1 tbsp icing sugar<br>• 5oz chilled butter cut into dice<br>• 2 egg yolks mixed with water to yield 5 tbsp<p><b>For the creme patissiere:</b><p>6 egg yolks<br>• 100g …

The weekend cook: Thomasina Miers’ recipes for Sicilian-style sea trout, and pickled beetroot salad

Photograph: Louise Hagger for the Guardian. Food styling: Emily Kydd<p>Thomasina Miers’ beetroot salad with tarragon, Dijon dressing and soft-boiled egg: ‘Really rather …

Trout

5 New Margaritas to Try for Cinco de Mayo

Whether you like it spicy or sweet, these are the new cocktail recipes to serve up on Cinco de Mayo or your next summer soiree. Plus, see our stylish girl's guide to drinking tequila.<p>The Chester<b>'s Hellfire</b><p>1.5 oz. Don Julio infused with jalapeño<p>1 oz. Fresh lemon juice<p>0.5 oz Agave nectar<p><i>Pour</i> …

34 Cooking Moments When You Know You've Nailed It

It's hard to tell when you've finally achieved the ideal pan-seared fish skin or grill marks on a steak. These photos show us how it's done so you can get it right every time.<p><b>There comes a moment in every cook's life</b> when you know you got it right. The butter's ideally melted, the steak's expertly …

Cooking

Mozzarella and Burrata Recipes, from Virtuous to Decadent

These creamy, cheesy recipes use mozzarella for everyday dinners—and decadent burrata for a splurge.<p><b>No one could accuse mozzarella of being a health food</b>, but when it comes to creamy, cheesy options, it's actually pretty virtuous. If it's rich, opulent decadence you're after, <b>burrata</b>____ is the …

35 books everyone should read at least once in their lifetime

Whether they're written for children, sci-fi lovers, mathematicians, or fiction aficionados, certain stories transcend their genre and should be read by everyone.<p>In a Reddit thread, users were asked what is a book that everyone needs to read at least once in their life?<p>So in honor of World Book …

Literature

How to Cook Mussels Like Some Kind of Professional Mussel-Cooker

By Rochelle Bilow<p>Mussels are quick-cooking, inexpensive, and party-friendly. Avoid these common mistakes, and get them right, every time.<p>Quick—name a dish that's inexpensive, quick-cooking, fancy enough for a party, but easy enough to make on a weeknight. If you said mussels, we're on the same …

Mussels

Garlic Chicken and Potatoes

Recipe courtesy of<p>From:<p>Total:40 minPrep:5 minCook:35 min<p>Yield:4 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer ServingCalories474 calorieTotal Fat15 …

Food