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This Recipe For A Leg Of Lamb Is Perfect For Your Easter Dinner

The dinner ain't a dinner without some good lamb.<p>6 Tbsp. of olive oil<p>1/4 cup of rosemary<p>6 cloves of garlic<p>3 shallots<p>1/2 Tbsp. of thyme<p>2 tsp of pepper<p>3 1/2 tsp of salt<p>5 lb leg of lamb, boneless<p>Carrots<p>Potatoes<p>Onions<p>Garlic cloves<p>Salt and pepper<p>Olive oil<p>Create the herb rub in a food processor. Pulse …

Cooking

Landlord, please ‘butt out’: Hong Kong farmers refuse to move despite court notice to vacate

Two farmers protested on Wednesday morning against their landlord’s decision to take back the land they were using, saying the move would destroy …

Fresh Lemon Syrup Recipe

Whether you're juicing standard supermarket lemons or their seasonal Meyer cousins, save the rinds for this vibrant yellow syrup. It's pure sunshine in a bottle, made from nothing but sugar dissolved by the acidic pulp—no cooking required! Since there's no added juice, it tastes more sweet than …

Why is China’s greatest novel virtually unknown in the west?

When I was a graduate student in Oxford many years ago I shared a house with a brilliant German sinologist who used to push translations my way, stroking his beard with a teasing smile: “Try this – you’ll really enjoy it.” Many visitors popped into our terraced house on Abingdon Road, and one night …

Literature

Hong Kong's business community is 'freaked out' over China's crackdown

The words were unusual coming from the mouth of a seasoned business figure in the hyper-competitive world of Hong Kong finance.<p>“The middle-class, the professionals, even the accountants: people are just freaked out about what is going on.”<p>Author linked to missing Hong Kong publishers calls on …

Hong Kong

Chef Star Jon Favreau Shared His Very Special Cuban Sandwich Recipe

If you saw the movie <i>Chef</i>, you likely left the theater craving a Cuban sandwich. (Seriously, the Cubanos in that movie looked incredible.)<p>For the …

Oatmeal Cookie Recipes

From peanut butter oatmeal cookies to oatmeal raisin cookies, here are Food & Wine's best oatmeal cookie recipes.

Plastic paradise: Hong Kong's packaging problem | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

A little girl shrieks with excitement as she strolls along the beach: “Oh look mummy. Hong Kong snow.”<p>Despite the cold snap what she’s pointing to is …

17 Totally Underrated Places To Shop For Clothes Online

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"Cloud Bread" Is the Latest Food Trend Exploding on Pinterest

Bread without gluten, carbs, and hardly any sugar? It exists!<p>In a recent trend taking over Pinterest (pins and likes have spiked by 73 percent within the last year, according to She Knows), cloud bread is quickly becoming a favorite among carb-addicts everywhere.<p>Unlike most breads, this one is …

Breakfast

29 Insanely Delicious Indian Recipes You Need To Try

There's a lot more to life than chicken tikka masala.

Indian Recipes

This Is Why Ramen Has Never Looked So Good

Step it up a bit.<p>* 1 Tbsp. of butter<p>* 1 cup of corn<p>* 2 eggs, soft-boiled<p>* 2 cups of spinach<p>* 4 cups of chicken stock<p>* 2 smashed garlic cloves<p>* 3" thumb of ginger, sliced<p>* 3 chopped scallions<p>* 2 chicken breasts, shredded<p>* 2 tbsp of miso paste<p>* 2 servings of cooked ramen noodles<p>* Additional chopped …

Eggs

Could 'method writing' be the future for novelists?

<b>Could writers benefit from the same tactics as method actors, who immerse themselves in extreme surroundings in order to prepare for a role?</b><p>Every February, as the Oscars roll around, movie fans revel in stories about actors who have gone to extreme lengths to prepare for parts.<p>Daniel Day-Lewis …

Creative Writing

Get a Rare Glimpse of Paris Through Hemingway's Eyes

Take an intimate tour of the cafes and other haunts immortalized in A Moveable Feast with the novelist's last assistant (who later married his son).<p>Soon after last fall's tragedy in Paris, Ernest Hemingway's <i>A Moveable Feast</i> shot to the top of bestseller lists. It is the memoir of record for the …

8 Million People Have Watched This Video of a 3-Ingredient Cheesecake

Don't let looks fool you — this dessert is so easy to make.<p>Three-ingredient soufflé cheesecake, also known as Japanese cotton cheesecake, is a magical thing. It's blowing the minds of people on the Internet right now (myself included). With just three ingredients — eggs, dark or white chocolate, …

Dinner Roll Heaven Exists Within This Recipe For Pull-Apart Garlic Dinner Rolls

Flaky never felt so fabulous.<p>Preheat oven to 375°F / 190°C<p><b>Ingredients:</b><p>* 1 tube refrigerated biscuits<p>* 3 Tbsp. butter, melted<p>* ½ tsp garlic powder<p>* 2 Tbsp. fresh parsley, minced<p>* 1 cup shredded mozzarella<p>Cut biscuits into fourths, and place in a large mixing bowl. Add the butter, garlic powder, …

Biscuits

This Chocolate Protein Smoothie Makes the Perfect Weight-Loss Breakfast

Smoothies for breakfast can absolutely help you lose weight, but only if they follow the low-calorie, high-fiber, high-protein formula. And guess what? For your smoothie-sipping pleasure, this naturally sweet and creamy breakfast fits the bill to a T. At 400 calories, this smoothie offers 12.5 …

Missing Hong Kong publisher surrenders to Chinese officials: Beijing

A Hong Kong bookseller who mysteriously disappeared, suspected of being kidnapped by Chinese forces, has turned himself in to authorities.The news is …

Parenting Mistakes: This Is What Today's Parents Need To Stop Doing

Recently Cathy Gulli, a seasoned journalist at Maclean’s magazine, hit one out of the ballpark. Her essay, "The collapse of parenting: Why it’s time …

7 great chili recipes to warm you up

It's been called both a "bowl of blessedness" and the "soup of the Devil," and it's the stuff of legend. We're talking chili, and there's nothing better when you're entertaining a crowd, or simply looking for a creative way to savor a wintry day in the comfort of your kitchen.<p>Chili is a wonderfully …

Cooking

Wild pig eludes police after stand-off at Hong Kong luxury hotel

A wild pig strayed into the concrete jungle in Admiralty, leading to a two-hour stand-off with police and conservation officers on Wednesday.<p>The …

Hong Kong

What The Healthiest People Are Eating For Breakfast

It takes more than just an apple a day to keep the doctor away. It takes a balanced and hearty breakfast packed with protein, greens and fresh fruit to jumpstart your day on the right foot. As the New Year kicks off -- along with all your resolutions -- there’s no better time to get inspired by new …

Reignite Your Prayer Life

How’s your prayer life?<p>Hardly any question — unless perhaps if someone asks about your evangelistic efforts — can cause more chin-dropping, …

Prayer

Bill Bryson's 'tribute' to Jolly Fisherman makes waves in seaside town

Skegness’s Jolly Fisherman image used before seeking permission on the cover of Bryson’s bestselling travelogue The Road to Little Dribbling<p>Skegness’s Jolly Fisherman, he of the beaming smile and rotund belly, might be a little less cheerful after it emerged that his image was used without …

Books