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Gadget batteries

The only thing better than a bargain is not having to buy anything. As the middle classes are squeezed, we all wish we could make our possessions …

Cleaning

Introducing a beautiful can-do classic: Slow-roast shoulder of lamb

<b>SERVES 6</b><p>1 x lamb shoulder weighing<br>• about 2kg ● 4½ lb<br>• good olive oil<br>• sea salt and black pepper<br>• 2 heads of garlic<br>• 4 x 15cm ● 6in rosemary sprigs<br>• juice of 1 …

Totally Smokin': Salmon and prawn crumbles

A dreamy canape for summer soirees<p>Salmon and prawn crumbles<br>SERVES 6<p>2 fennel bulbs<br>• 800g l 28oz skinned salmon fillet<br>• 200g l 7oz smoked salmon<br>• 25g l 1oz …

Totally Smokin': Roast beetroot salad with smoked salmon

The sharpness of beetroot beautifully complements salmon<p>Roast beetroot salad with smoked salmon<p>SERVES 6<p>600g l 22oz beetroot peeled halved and thinly …

Totally Smokin': Smoked salmon and avocado parcels

Parcel up these morsels of deliciousness<p>Enlarge<p>Smoked salmon and avocado parcels<p>MAKES 4<p>MOUSSE<p>2 small avocados halved and stoned<br>• 100g l 3½ oz fresh …

Food

Mary Berry Cooks: Recipes from Mary’s brilliant new book and TV series

Food for family and friends<p>Mary Berry Cooks will be published by BBC Books on Thursday, price £20. As well as advice on menu planning and useful …

Mary Berry

The ultimate quit sugar handbook: breakfast

<b>Breakfast plan</b><p><i>The biggest dilemma for anyone quitting sugar is what to eat for breakfast, because most starch-based ‘breakfast foods’ are laden with</i> …

Girls go to....Burma? Lucy Verasamy on an unusual voyage in the land that time forgot

I didn't know what to expect on a boat journey through Burma. Nobody I knew had been before - or even considered it for a holiday. My brother had …

Singapore Airlines

The official 5:2 Fast Diet by Mimi Spencer: More than 25 brilliant calorie-counted recipes

Mimi Spencer recalls a year of stunning success for the Fast Diet – and introduces a new selection of 5:2 recipes<p>Twerking, selfies, singing foxes, …

Ben Affleck

Recipe for Easy Thai Coconut Rice

• Rub the oil over the bottom of a deep-sided pot. You will also need a tight-fitting lid.<br>• Place the rice, coconut milk, water, and salt in the pot and …

Thai Baked Fish in Banana Leaf Recipe

Make the Coconut Marinade/Sauce<p>In a food processor or blender, place shallot, garlic, galangal, coriander, basil, fish sauce, coconut milk, kaffir …

Seafood

KICK-START YOUR DETOX

• <b>Health experts calling for food manufacturers to reduce sugar levels</b>• <b><br>At the lowest, a 50g serving of cereal contains two teaspoons of sugar</b>• <b><br>Scientists</b> …

Nutrition

Pan-Seared Scallops Recipe With Special Thai Sauce

• Rinse scallops and pat dry. The scallops must be very dry before frying in order to achieve a good sear.<br>• Warm a wok or large frying pan over …

Recipes

Get your 2-day diet magazine

Ever struggled to keep to a January health kick? Found that a weight-loss plan was just too hard to maintain? You’re not alone. But there is a diet …

The annual New Year diet doesn’t have to be about denial and abstinence. Self-confessed ‘greedy girl’ Nadia Sawalha explains how to enjoy the foods you love and lose weight

A lot of what you fancy<p>After years of yo-yo dieting, actress and TV presenter Nadia Sawalha finally discovered a way of eating that satisfied her …

Nutrition

PLEASE NOTE

On Saturday we launched the Mail's 2-Day New Year Diet, with the promise that it will make losing weight easy.<p>The good news is that as well as …

Smoked salmon pâté with lemon, chives & pickled cucumber

SERVES 6<p>PATE<br>150g l 5oz smoked salmon (without brown meat)<br>½ tsp finely grated lemon zest<br>1 tbsp lemon juice<br>150g l 5oz quark<br>1 heaped tbsp sour cream<br>a …

Easy-peasy ham hock & parsley terrine

MAKES ABOUT 10 SLICES<p>a few whole parsley leaves see method<br>• 1 gelatine leaf cut into broad strips<br>• 200g l 7oz low or full-fat crème fraîche<br>• 1 rounded tbsp …

Recipes

Chicken liver pâté with port

SERVES 4-6<p>400g l 14oz chicken livers fatty membranes removed<p>75g l 3oz unsalted butter softened and diced<p>1 banana shallot peeled and finely chopped<p>1 …