Chris Sampson

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Potato and Chorizo Bites #SundaySupper

<i>These Potato and Chorizo Bites dipped in Portuguese Piri-Piri Sauce are perfect little bites for any get-together.</i><p>This recipe takes me right back to …

Chocolate chip cookies with vanilla and sea salt

These cookies with sea salt chocolate and vanilla make the perfect mid-afternoon snack<p>MAKES<p>9<p>INGREDIENTS<p>425g sea salt chocolate, chopped<br>• 225g unsalted butter (at room temperature)<br>• 170g sugar<br>• 170g dark brown sugar<br>• 1 vanilla pod, scraped<br>• 2 eggs (at room temperature)<br>• 280g plain flour<br>• 5g baking soda<br>• 5g sea …

Dessert

BA’s Best Buttermilk Pancakes

serves 4 (make about 8 pancakes) Servings<p>To feed a larger group for breakfast, double the recipe and keep pancakes warm in a 250° oven between batches. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1⅓ cups all-purpose flour<p>3 tablespoons sugar<p>1 teaspoon baking …

Breakfast

How to Make the Best Part of Any Coffee Cake, a Perfect Crumb Topping

Everyone knows the best part of any coffee cake is the buttery, sugary topping. Here's our test kitchen's formula for making a perfect crumb topping—for any cake.<p>You know the saying: Never trust anyone who doesn't like a good crumb topping. Okay…that's not actually a saying. But as far as we're …

Dessert

Amazing birthday cake recipes (that even adults will love)

Whether you’re a five-year-old or all grown up, a birthday isn’t a proper occasion without a delicious and lavishly decorated cake<p>Next Saturday will be my birthday, and I sincerely hope the weather is bright. Ever since I was a little lad, the sun has seemed to shine during my birthday weekend. Mum …

FoodRecipes

Turkish spiced chicken with flatbreads and green relish<p>Preparation time<p>over 2 hours<p>Cooking time<p>10 to 30 mins<p>Serves<p>Serves 4-6<p>Spice up your chicken with a zingy Turkish marinade. Make your own flatbreads and whip up a hot green relish for a real taste of the Middle East.<p>By Diana Henry<p>From Saturday …

Photograph: Kevin Rushby<p>The view from Kevin’s camping spot at Eilean Tioram.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/5/7/1431011638115/ac046399-9999-4271-bf75-c99ac640a853-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Kevin Rushby<p>The view from Kevin’s camping spot at Eilean …

Scotland

Almond & Coconut Cake: A Happy Accident

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and each week we'll share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Looking for salad and ending up with cake</i>—<i>my life in eight words.</i><p>I almost over-baked this cake. I was sitting on the couch with the …

8 Easter Desserts That Will Impress Your Guests

These Easter desserts are as impressive as they are delicious. Get ready for the oohs and aahs!<p><b>1. Strawberry & Rhubarb Crisp</b><p>One of the easiest and best desserts I know. Tart rhubarb and sweet strawberries bubbling away in their own juices beneath a crunchy oat streusel topping. Serve warm out of …

iPhone 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S6: Here's the difference

Apple and Samsung's flagship phones, the iPhone 6 and Galaxy S6 , are sure to dominate the smartphone world this year. Both phones are remarkably similar, in design, features and cost, but there are some telltale differences.<p>If you're looking to switch phones this year and have your sites on either …

Mobile Technology

Cotton-soft cheesecake recipe

Master baker Dominique Ansel shares a complicated, but delicious, recipe for delicate individual cheesecakes<p>I love making this recipe . . . it’s cheesecake for people who don’t usually like cheesecake.<p><b>TIME</b><br>2 hours<p><b>MAKES</b><br>10 individual 3-inch (7.5 cm) cheesecakes or 1 large 8-inch (20 cm) …

Baking

Turkish-spiced chicken thighs with coriander relish

<b>SERVES</b><br>4-6<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b> <b><br>For the chicken</b><p>6 skinless, boneless chicken thighs<br>• 6 tbsp olive oil<br>• ½ tsp ground cinnamon<br>• ¾ tsp cayenne pepper<br>• 1 tsp ground cumin<br>• 2 garlic cloves, grated<p><b>For the relish</b><p>2 garlic cloves, chopped<br>• pinch sea-salt flakes<br>• 1 green chilli<br>• 1 red chilli<br>• 15g coriander, roughly chopped leaves from 8 …

Recipes

Vanilla Dessert Recipes That Are Better Than Chocolate

When most people think of decadent desserts, they think chocolate. But what about those loved one who prefer the other classic flavor, vanilla? There …

Raspberry Lemon Muffins

Oh my, I have been so excited to share this recipe with you—You are going to LOVE these muffins! They are absolutely melt-in-your-mouth <b>delicious</b>! I …

Beer-Battered Onion Rings

The addition of high-quality beer and a tempura-like batter make these onion rings lighter and more flavorful than the greasy ones you might know.

Cheap flights to Australia: a booking guide

<i>This booking guide was first published in December 2013, and updated in full in January 2015</i><p><b>1. When is the cheapest time to fly?</b><p>The lowest season generally for flying to <b>Australia</b> is from mid April until late June. This is late autumn/early winter down under, and so may not suit your plans unless …

Lemon Chili Chicken

Aside from time it takes for the chicken to bathe in a garlicky marinade, this dish only takes a few minutes of chopping and a few minutes of …

Top 10: characterful Venice hotels

An insider's guide to the most characterful hotels in Venice, including the best hotels for chic suites, striking décor, beautiful gardens and quirky art collections, in locations near the Grand Canal and St Mark's Square.<p>Hotel Metropole<p>Venice, Veneto, Italy<p>8 Telegraph expert rating<p>The …

Salted Caramel Shortbread Bites

If you're a fan of the salt and caramel combination but haven't tried it at home yet, this is a delicious way to experiment. The recipe is a twist on …

Orange Chicken

I made this Orange Chicken on my Food Network show a few weeks ago, and I just realized yesterday that I’d never shared the recipe here on my totes …

How to Make Grilled Flatbread

<i>We should all have a solid command of the ABCs of baking. Thankfully,</i> <i>Food52's Test Kitchen Manager</i> <i>Erin McDowell -- alongside photographer Sarah Stone, who both blog at The Shutter Oven -- is here, with tips and tricks to help you master the most essential desserts and the simplest breads.</i><p><i>Today:</i> …

How To Make Fluff from Scratch

<i>It's always more fun to DIY. Every week, we'll spare you a trip to the grocery store and show you how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Quit scouring the supermarket aisles for canned fluff. Sydney Kramer from The Crepes of Wrath shows you how to whip up a homemade version of this</i> …

Chewy Almond Squares Recipe

Sometimes I want to bake something sweet, but I just don’t want a big fuss with a mixer or running the oven for an hour. These chewy almond squares …

The Best Chinese Orange Chicken Recipe

Crispy chunks of deep-fried battered chicken in a sweet, sour, and savory glaze with complex orange flavor. The Chinese take-out classic, made in your own kitchen.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>A balanced sauce has plenty of vinegary kick to balance out the cloying sweetness that most restaurant versions …

The Best Chinese Sesame Chicken Recipe

Crispy chunks of deep-fried battered chicken in a sweet, sour, and savory glaze packed with sesame flavor. The Chinese take-out classic, made in your own kitchen.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>A balanced sauce has plenty of vinegary kick to balance out the cloying sweetness that most restaurant versions …

sticky sesame chicken wings

On the very long list of things that I am convinced that other people do effortlessly while I typical flail and fail in the face of — dancing, …

Indian Chickpea Dal with Coconut Broth • Steamy Kitchen Recipes

posted by<p>When we first moved to Florida, we weathered through big hurricanes like Charley, Andrew, Wilma, Jeanne…I can’t even remember all of their …

Chocolate Swirl Muffins

Chocolate isn’t usually a breakfast food, but that doesn’t mean you can’t indulge in a little something special from time to time with your morning …

How to Make Twix Bars at Home

<i>All week long, our very own Jennifer Steinhauer from Weeknights with Jenny will be sharing recipes from her new book Treat Yourself: 70 Classic Snacks You Loved as a Kid (and Still Love Today). Follow along to win one of five copies we’re giving away -- and to take a trip down memory lane.</i><p><i>Today:</i> …