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What to do with all those sweet potatoes — no marshmallows necessary

<i>Winter is coming and we’re serious about keeping farmers market produce on the menu. Alexandra Stafford of Alexandra Cooks shows us how to store,</i> …

Recipes

10 Green Smoothies That Actually Taste Good

Green juice always sounds good in theory — until you throw it out after three sips because it tastes like lawn. But green juice really can be good if you make it right. Try one of these ten recipes and you'll be downing one daily.<p><b>1. Debloating Smoothie</b><p>Perfect for the morning after a night out, this …

10 3-Minute DIY Salad Dressings You'll LOVE

These are so simple, we're not sure you could even call them recipes.<p>Sure, you like the <i>idea</i> of homemade salad dressing. Who wouldn't want to top their salads with a French or Asian dressing that tastes amazing and is free of scary ingredients? The only problem is that some dressing recipes are so …

How to Cook Pot Roast, Without a Recipe

Pot roast (or pot au feu if you're being fancy) is one of the most satisfying winter dishes. Here's how to nail it, every time<p>A few weeks back, just after Thanksgiving, Hugh Acheson posted this pot roast photo on his Instagram account. Two thoughts popped in my head: 1) Damn, that looks good. 2) …

Just add gin - recipes

Tanqueray, Tea and TonicMelon Fresh Gin Cocktail<p>Durban - “Of all the liquors in the world, gin is probably the most misunderstood, the most maligned, …

How to become the sommelier’s best friend

Sommeliers are there to help – so why are so many people scared of their services? Hamish Anderson outlines five tips to help you get good service from the wine waiter<p>The first job I had in a decent restaurant involved working with a cantankerous French sommelier. He was everything you could want …

Mussel recipes: moules frites

Moules frites - could it be be the perfect dinner?<p>Fry the chips twice for extra crispness, and add double cream to the mussels if you like them a bit more decadent.<p><i>Serves 4</i><p>100g/3½ oz butter<p>3 shallots, peeled, finely chopped<p>4 garlic cloves, peeled and finely chopped<p>500ml/1 pint dry white wine<p>A bunch …

Mussel recipes: nature's thriftiest delicacy

Make the most of these versatile, delicious creatures. They are perfect steamed, add a meaty depth to soup or pasta, and really come out of their shells in an imaginative salad<p>Peak season for fresh mussels is October to March – but they seem to be particularly delicious right now. I’m buying them …

Wine tasting notes: the best Pays d’Oc wines

Many innovative wines are emerging from France's Pays d’Oc region - including these three excellent bottles<p><b>2012 Malbec, Cournon Lafleur £6.99 (when buying two), Majestic</b><p>Pays d’Oc is a vast area stretching from the southern Rhône to the west of Avignon round to the Catalan border of Spain. This a …

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Lavender and maple coconut macaroons recipe

These chewy coconut bites made with pure maple syrup instead of sugar for a healthy treat<p>A touch of lavender goes fantastically well with the coconut and maple flavours in these chewy bites. They're delicious hot – just re-crisp them in the oven before serving if you're making them in advance. …

The Only Way You Should Ever Put On Makeup

Based on a very scientific calculation of the number of packages that arrive in our office every day, we estimate that a new product is introduced …

Three DIY Epsom Salt Scrubs for Brighter Summer Skin

Our mothers taught us to run an Epsom salt bath after overdoing it at the gym. But did you know that the big bag of mineral salt in your bathroom …

Skin Care

Sick To Death Of Shaving? This Revolutionary Spray Could Change Your Life

Here's a fun fact for your Monday morning. Over the course of her lifetime, an average female will spend 72 days (!) shaving her legs. Factor in the …

Makeup-Brush Breakdown: The 7 Eye-Makeup Brushes You Need

There are so many makeup brush shapes and sizes, it's almost impossible to pick the one you should be using with total confidence. But after interviewing makeup artists and brush manufacturers for "Makeup-Tool Special: Top Gear" in *Allure'*s August issue, I've finally got it down. Here, a guide to …

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Lip Product Combos We Can’t Live Without

Everyone at Beautylish is absolutely obsessed with color on lips. And if you’re like us, you know that it’s fun to mix and layer lippies to get a …

5 Playlists That'll Actually Make You Want to Work Out

Even if you shot out of the womb wearing Nike sneakers and terry cloth wristbands, you probably need the occasional nudge to get working on honing …

Today's Beauty Secret

BAZAAR's beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.<p><i>BAZAAR</i>'s beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.

Makeup

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Skin Care

Are You Missing a Vital Manicure Step?

You already know that your nails need to be squeaky clean before you start your manicure—if there are any oils trapped on the surface, polish streaks, bubbles, or chips happen twice as fast. But here's what you might not know: Wiping your nails with nail-polish remover doesn't count as …

Lavender Lemonade Recipe

For those of you suffering from sweltering summer heat, here’s a suggestion for a cooling drink, lavender-infused lemonade! Both lemons and lavender …

Acquainted

How to Make Any Fruit Crisp (or Crumble) in 5 Steps

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: Food52 recipe tester Jo Keohane shows us a simple ratio and a few tricks to ensure a buttery, crispy topping</i> …

Foolproof Roast Chicken

I roast the bird breast-side-down for the first 20 minutes so that the juices flow to the breast, and the breast, which takes less time to cook than …

Portuguese Green Olive Dip

When I visited A Bolota, a lovely restaurant perched on the sweeping plains of the eastern Alentejo, this dip, called <i>pate de azeitonas verdes</i>, was …