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This Barista’s Disney Latte Art Makes Caffeine Too Pretty to Consume

Anytime I go to a coffee shop and order a latte in a ceramic mug, I hope for latte art. If I get anything, it’s usually an artfully made leaf or …

A Collection Of Espresso Cups Designed With Unique Decorative Swirls

Zuzana Holanova, owner of bisqit, a porcelain studio based in Prague, has a collection of ceramic espresso cups called “Smoke.”<p>The collection has …

Magic intense chocolate cake

Use a 20cm square cake tin, silicone or greased with butter and lined with baking parchment.<p>SERVES<p>8<p>INGREDIENTS<p>4 eggs, separated<br>• 80g caster sugar<br>• 70g brown sugar<br>• 1 tbsp water<br>• 125g butter<br>• 70g plain flour<br>• pinch of salt<br>• 40g unsweetened cocoa powder<br>• 500ml milk, at room temperature<p>METHOD<p>Preheat the oven to …

Public Service Broadcasting - The Other Side (Radio Edit)

Facebook’s new Android app goes light on the data

Image copyright Nokia Here.Facebook is serious about spreading its service to people in countries without fast cellular networks or cutting-edge …

Devil's Food Cake with Hazelnut Crunch

12 to 16 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>Nonstick vegetable oil spray<p>2 1/3 cups cake flour<p>1 cup natural unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1/4 teaspoon baking powder<p>2 teaspoons instant espresso powder<p>1 cup hot coffee<p>1 cup buttermilk<p>2 1/2 cups sugar<p>1 cup (2 sticks) …

Dessert

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Siciliano

Makes 1 Servings<p>If you can’t decide whether you want to finish your meal with a coffee or an amaro, drink this.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 oz. sweet vermouth, preferably Italian<p>1½ oz. amaro (preferably Averna)<p>1½ oz. strong cold-brew coffee<p>1 oz. simple syrup<p>Club soda<p>Orange wheel (for serving)<p>Recipe …

Star Wars lightsabers finally invented

Wannabe Jedi Knights rejoice, for scientists have discovered that the famous lightsaber weapon wielded by Luke Skywalker and his ilk in the long-running space opera saga might one day exist beyond the realms of fiction.<p>Harvard and MIT physicists writing in the new edition of Nature say they have …

Chocolate Amaretto Pudding | Gennaro Contaldo

Dell On Wearable Computers: 'We're Exploring Ideas In That Space'

Dell is the latest in a fairly long line of technology companies to consider developing a wearable computing device, according to The Guardian.<p>Sam Burd, Global Vice-President of Personal Computing for Dell, told the newspaper that the firm is exploring a number of ideas, but stopped short of …

triple layer chocolate vanilla birthday cake with chocolate cashew cream frosting

Chocolate Strawberry Nutella Cake

I made this cake on a whim. I didn’t feel like making ganache, so in desperation, I reached for the the half-eaten tub of Nutella I’d hidden on the …

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

Herb-Marinated Steak and Soft Scrambled Eggs Recipe

Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients<b>For the Steak:</b>2 sprigs oregano, finely chopped3 sprigs thyme, finely chopped1 sprig tarragon, finely chopped5 sprigs cilantro, finely chopped3 sprigs parsley, finely chopped2 garlic cloves, finely chopped1 thai chili, finely chopped (or 1/2 teaspoon red pepper …

How to make perfect salt and pepper squid

I still remember the thrill of my very first Chinese meal, in a restaurant in exotic St Albans back in the late eighties. There were banana fritters …

Food presentation: how twee is too twee?

Anyone who's ever iced a cupcake or considered making canapés for a party will know that the path to making elaborate-looking food is a slippery …

Lemon Cake with Blackberry Frosting Indian Simmer

“Maa” she says, “my other mommy says that lemons are good for you. You should eat them ALL the time.”<br>Yes, normal kids have an imaginary friend or …

Elvers back on the menu following biggest harvest in 30 years

The biggest harvest of baby eels for nearly 30 years is allowing diners to enjoy the delicacy for the first time in decades.<p>Fishermen have seen a huge increase in the numbers of the fish, also known as elvers or glass eels, in the River Severn this spring.<p>They say they have caught more than ten …

Esquire's 8 Rules of Grilling a Great Ribeye

Well, what are you waiting for? It won't grill itself.<p><b>I'm going to go out on a limb</b> and say that you, or someone like you, is planning on doing some grilling this weekend. If you haven't broken out the tongs yet, this would obviously be the time to do so, particularly those of you who, like me, …