Christopher Krol

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Tamal Ray’s recipe for white nougat with dried apricot and cherry

I used to live near a cafe that had tempting little bags of nougat by the tills, all tied up with shiny gold ribbon. I wasn’t sure what to expect the first time I tried it, but that first richly sweet, airy bite was instantly familiar – the fudgy centre of my favourite childhood chocolate: Milky …

Recipes

This Frozen Margarita Pie Is Full of Tequila and Just As Incredible As It Sounds

By Jesse Sparks<p>It's tart and creamy and boozy and exactly what you need when it's stupid hot outside.<p>Margaritas are one of the greatest gifts humankind has been given. This is not up for debate. They’re refreshing and bright, boozy and cooling, just what the doctor ordered every single time. …

Baking

The Perfect Margarita Recipe

"Mastering the margarita requires a certain amount of practice, but once you dial-in your perfect ratio, it's a really easy cocktail to replicate. …

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35 Mad Adorable Products On Amazon That Are Godsends for Anyone Who Enjoys Deriving Joy Out of Life

Instagram can be a blessing and a curse. While it's nice to live vicariously through your favorite celebs jetting off to their next exotic locales — …

Cute

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I’m Officially Serving Them With Everything

Now this is a Pinterest trend I can get behind.<p>We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid …

Recipes

Slow Cooker Corn Chowder Is Summer in a Bowl

I have a keen eye for slow cooker meals that satisfy in every season, and for summer, corn chowder is my go-to. You'll find me cozied up on the couch …

Recipes

Here’s the Secret That Makes KFC’s Fried Chicken So Crispy

Not all fried chicken is created equal. Below, KFC's secret recipe to drumstick perfection is revealed.<p>Nothing says comfort food quite like a bucket …

Cooking

How to Tame Inflammation

The right food choices can help control and prevent chronic inflammation.<p>Occasional inflammation, like a swollen sprained ankle or painful cut, is …

Wellness

Ham & Cheese Quiche with Cauliflower Crust

From: EatingWell.com, June 2018<p>Cauliflower rice makes up the crust of this low-carb quiche recipe. Smoked Gouda imparts a delicious smoky flavor that …

Food

Earthquake Cookies Recipe

"These cookies are so easy to make, you'll probably crumble! You can use any flavor cake mix you like for these cookies. The possibilities are …

Gin and lime cake

• Place the eggs, salt and caster sugar in your mixer bowl. Start whisking on low, gradually increasing until whisking on maximum.<br>• Continue whisking …

These Crispy Air-Fried Onion Rings With Comeback Sauce Have 1g Sat Fat

Ah, onion rings—the ultimate deep-fried indulgence.<p>Thanks to your air fryer, you can rescue this crunchy favorite from the realm of diet banishment …

Cooking

How to reach 10,000 steps a day, even when you work long hours

If you’re into health and well-being, you’ve no doubt come across the argument for the positive benefits of walking 10,000 steps a day. With the …

25 Easy Family Meals That Cost Just $5 to Prep

When it comes to planning out dinner options for your family, the task can sometimes be a bit daunting — and expensive. If you want to make sure you have a variety of meals in rotation that are healthy and easy to make, kid-approved, and budget-friendly, we've got you covered. These 25 easy recipes …

Cooking

5 of NYC's Greatest Speakeasies

Gotham has a love affair with the speakeasy style of bar: creative craft-cocktail spots hidden behind unmarked doors or false storefronts such as …

Mastering the Art of Beef Stew

The quest for a perfect beef stew is, of course, a lifelong one.<p>It takes even longer after you realize that there isn’t one perfect beef stew, but constellations of them. The dish is practically universal.<p>So far, I have mastered two styles, the basic American and the European classic. The big …

Recipes

How to Make a Perfect Key Lime Pie

Fact: When asked, “What’s your favorite type of pie” approximately 80% of all humans will respond: <b>Key. Lime. Pie.</b><p>OK, this may be more of a hyperbolic …

Make This Slow-Cooker Beef Stroganoff With Just 4 Ingredients

Beef stroganoff is the ultimate comfort food. Creamy and filling, thclassic beef dinner has been around since the mid-1800s and is popular around the globe — from Russia to Japan. Inspired by a recipe from my childhood, I’ve made this simple, four-ingredient recipe even easier by adapting it for a …

Chocolate Lover Dream Pound Cake Recipe

This chocolate lover dream pound cake with creamy chocolate ganache is the best pound cake that I ever tried! Rich, chocolatey, well moist chocolate …

Dessert

Felicity Cloake’s masterclass: spaghetti carbonara – recipe

A big plate of bacon and eggs for dinner – little wonder that this Roman classic is so popular in the UK. Yet the fear of ending up with a pasta omelette puts many carbonara fans off making it at home, though once you know how, it is in fact far quicker and easier than even our own dear …

Recipes

Amazon's best-selling mattresses are nearly all under $200 — here's what you should know about them

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>#6 on the best-sellers list is Tuft & Needle's mattress with T&N Adaptive foam. (Queen, $575) Amazon<p>When it comes to convenience, it's hard …

Shopping

How to Make Pastrami from Scratch

Pastrami on club with spicy mustard may be the ultimate comfort food. It seems indulgent and simply delicious — but most of us probably have no clue …

Heavenly Key Lime Pie Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Whisk together condensed milk and next 3 ingredients until well blended. Pour mixture into piecrust.<p>Step …

Baked Pasta Dishes

These comforting recipes include star chef Grant Achatz's perfect mac and cheese, easy ravioli lasagna and cheesy baked rigatoni.

These 14 Instant Pot Recipes Will Knock Your Family's Socks Off — and Won't Cost You More Than $20

Let's be honest, the Instant Pot is a busy parent's BFF. You can make pretty much anything your little heart desires — from rice to seafood to yogurt and beyond — and you don't have to sit around waiting for water to boil or an oven to preheat. So what could be better for moms and dads who have to …

Instant Pot Potato Corn Chowder

<i>So hearty, cozy and creamy – perfect for those cold nights! And it’s made right in your pressure cooker so effortlessly! It’s comfort food at it’s</i> …

Recipes

Katharine Hepburn’s brownies are as badass as she was

<i>In Celebrity Recipes, we tackle a favorite recipe from a beloved star, past or present.</i><p>Celebrities! They’re just better than regular people. Not only …

Hungry Girl's Mini Chicken Pot Pies You Can Make In a Muffin Pan

<i>Lisa Lillien is the author of the popular Hungry Girl website and email newsletter, featuring smart, funny advice on guilt-free eating. She is also</i> …

The Best Instant Pot Recipes To Make With The Pressure Cooker Feature

Let's embrace its wizardly ways.<p>No matter how hard you fight it, an Instant Pot is almost certainly going to weasel its way into your life at some point.<p>The New York Times has written about it as “The Kitchen Gadget That Spawned A Religion.” Devotees of the appliance have branded themselves as …

Cooking

Slow Cooker Chicken & Dumplings Is One Big Pot of Comfort

Slow Cooker Chicken & Dumplings<p>Serves 4 to 6<p><i>For the chicken:</i><br>Cooking spray <br>2 cups low-sodium chicken broth, divided <br>1 medium yellow onion, finely …