Andy Hirst

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Twice Baked Leek Soufflé Recipe - Great British Chefs

Nancy Harbord serves up a stunning twice-baked leek soufflé recipe, served with a gorgeous Etivaz cheese sauce. Etivaz cheese is a truly unique …

slow cooker chicken thighs paleo Recipe with Garlic Honey

Shares 11K<p>This slow cooker chicken thighs paleo recipe with garlic honey is a great easy one pot meal that can be versatile so you can change …

Cooking

Easy Creamy Crock-Pot Coconut Curry Chicken

See that right there?<br>That's today's lunch, and last night's dinner, and yesterday’s lunch and it’s going to be tonight’s dinner too.<br>That’s just the …

The Best Advice We've Ever Given

For 40 years, <i>Outside</i> has sought out the world’s most influential athletes, scientists, health experts, and outdoor enthusiasts to help you improve your performance and take full advantage of the outdoors. In celebration of our 40th anniversary this year, we dug through our archives to bring you the …

Stephen King

How to move your iTunes library to an external hard drive

After decades of digital music, it's not unlikely if you've amassed quite the collection of music on your computer's hard drive. If your iTunes …

The Best Outdoor Activities in Los Angeles

Unlike most parts of the country, where recreational activities are dictated by the thermometer, in Los Angeles, there is no such seasonal limitation. Thus, it should come as no surprise that the place whose climate renders it SUP-able in February is, at times, the subject of every outdoor …

Hiking

14 Hidden Storage Ideas for Small Spaces

If you live in a small space, storage hacks are your best friend. Anyone can save room by bringing in small furniture or putting up shelfie-worthy shelves, but even with the usual tricks, there never seems to be enough room for all your stuff. Instead of vacuum sealing, squeezing or stuffing your …

Storage Ideas

33 Ways To Put The Spotlight On DIY Driftwood Art

Some things are just meant to be used as decorations. For example, who could resist and charm and beauty of driftwood? There are so many wonderful …

Chemicals

Roasted beetroot tart with thyme, olives and Parmesan recipe

This beetroot tart with crème fraîche and Parmesan is a real winner<p>If you can’t find beetroot still with the leaves on, a couple of handfuls of spinach is a worthy alternative. I like to use the pretty pink candy cane beetroots for this recipe, but the deep red ones are also</b> …

Spices

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

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Housekeeping

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

Grilled salmon with ginger

This simple, easy dish is a staple in the Detox Kitchen. It was created when I was cooking with our friend Archie, and we still argue over who came up with the recipe. It is the perfect heart-healthy dish as it’s high in omega-3 fatty acids and also offers anticoagulant properties from the ginger …

Seafood

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

Pappardelle with cavolo nero, orange, chilli and garlic

One of my favourite dishes is pasta tossed with garlic, chilli, parsley and orange. I’ve added cabbage and nuts to make it a bit healthier.<p>SERVES<p>4<p>TOTAL TIME<p>18 minutes<p>INGREDIENTS<p>400g pappardelle<br>• 700g cavolo nero<br>• 40g hazelnuts, halved<br>• 6 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil<br>• 3 cloves garlic, finely sliced<br>• 2 red …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

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 …

Breakfast

Ken Hom's Chicken fried rice recipe

The best chicken fried rice I have ever had was from a street food stall in China. Instead of tough, over-cooked chicken, with the fried rice as an afterthought, the dish was cooked fresh from scratch. The cooking time was literally minutes and the result was delicious. I have created a version …

Onions

Three Delicious Coleslaw Recipes

Chef and runner Marcus Samuelsson gives this side a healthy makeover.<p>With little mayo and loads of cabbage, fiber-rich slaw is a surprisingly nutritious powerhouse, offering vitamins C and K, folate, and minerals like calcium and iron. “The tang reminds me of pickles I’ve loved since I was a boy,” …

DIY Chicken Coops Even Your Neighbors Will Love

The thought alone of a neighbor building a homemade chicken coop in their backyard is enough to make most people cringe. Personally, I love the idea …

How to Build a Compost Bin

Compost bins aid gardeners in making their own compost, so their plants will thrive with unlimited amounts of free organic fertiliser. They are …

Callisto lets you use the current time as a passcode on your iOS 9 device

You may have heard that the best security is something that lays in plain sight. In some instances, this can be right, because people tend to …

iOS

Make It: Rustic Hanging Coat Rack DIY

If floor space in your entryway is at a premium, try this simple hanging coat rack idea!<p>All you need is a branch, some rope (Line from the blog Deas …

Rustic

How to make the ultimate roast potato

Forget the turkey and stuffing, the pigs in blankets and the cranberry sauce.<p>Isn't the best part of a Christmas lunch, in fact any roast, the humble potato, fluffy and piping on the inside and roasted to crunchy perfection on the outside?<p>Here's a fool-proof recipe for delicious, crunchy roast …

Cranberry Sauce

Wild garlic: what to do with nature's most delicious (and free) ingredient

If you go down to the woods today, you’re sure to catch a whiff of garlic. Wild garlic is bursting out on shady banks and under deciduous trees, easy to spot by the lush patches of broad satiny leaves, the colour of fresh spinach but more finely textured.<p>"Wild garlic is a great place to start on …

Gardening

Pig out: it's your favourite bacon butties in London

<i>London's best places to pick up a hangover-busting bacon sarnie, as picked by you.</i><p>Dishoom: King's Cross, Shoreditch and Covent Garden<p>A photo posted …

England

The Secret to the Creamiest, Dreamiest Hummus

You could be making better hummus.<p>If it strikes you as a little weird that hummus received top billing as our 2015 Dish of the Year, then, well, you haven’t had chef Michael Solomonov’s. The incredibly rich, ineffably smooth version that he dishes up at Dizengoff, his bustling Philadelphia …

Vegan

50 Summer Salads You'll Actually Enjoy Eating

No more sad, wilted greens.<p>No more sad, wilted greens.

How to Get a Roast Chicken on the Table in 30 Minutes

<i>There are 3 million chicken recipes on the internet. We're here to show you the good ones. Win, win.</i><p><i>Today: For nights when you don't have time (and need a bottle of wine).</i><p>It's 4 P.M. and you're daydreaming of dinner—you would kill for a simple roast chicken and a cool glass of white wine. <i>Yes</i>, you …

Cooking

Roasted Vegetable Tart

8 Servings<p>Think of this tart as a brawny quiche, perfect for brunch or dinner.<p>January 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>Pastry<p>2 cups all-purpose flour plus more<p>3/4 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1/2 teaspoon sugar<p>10 tablespoons (1 1/4 sticks) chilled unsalted butter, cut into 1/2' cubes<p>Filling<p>2 red bell peppers<p>11 …

Baking