Elaine Boyd

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Black Cherry Bourbon

Leave it to Marie Viljoen to inspire us to forage more. That gal is always thinking ahead. Last summer she gathered this gorgeous bounty of fruit, …

EDIBLE GLIMPSES: Ireland on Our Minds

With St. Patty’s Day coming up in a few short days, we’ve got Ireland on the brain. As we sit at our desks, typing away, we can’t help wishing we …

Dining Guides

Do take a minute to read <b>Pete Wells</b>'s guide to eating and drinking in <b>Red Hook</b>. The critic writes: "As New York's dining scene has come to be dominated by empire builders, Red Hook has stitched together <b>a bunch of little ideas that add up to something big</b>, something that's become hard to find in other …

New York City's 15 Most Iconic Sandwiches

Here's a guide to New York's <b>15 most iconic sandwiches</b>. Some of them are fancy, others are not, but all of them are worth trying at least once.<p>And for more sandwich recommendations, check out Eater's map of New York's best new sandwiches.<p>Read More<p><b>Note:</b> Restaurants on this map are listed …

The Farmers Market With Eating House

<i>In this series, we take a trip to the farmers market with chefs across the Eater universe to find out what's in season, why they choose what they do, and how they plan to transform the goods into their best dishes. The series is sponsored by Naked® Juice, makers of delicious, all-natural …

Arturo's, a Pizzeria Full of Old-School Village Charm

<i>This is the latest edition of Who Goes There? a regular feature in which Lost City's Brooks of Sheffield cracks the doors on mysteriously enduring Gotham restaurants—unsung, curious neighborhood mainstays with the dusty, forgotten, determined look—to learn secrets of longevity and find out, who</i> …

Irish Coffee Pudding

Here's a little something for St. Patrick's Day that takes very little effort to put together. It's inspired by Irish Coffee, a drink that consists …

5 Irish Soda Bread Recipes to Celebrate St Patrick's Day

• <b>Traditional Irish Soda Bread</b> is the classic soda bread, made with just four ingredients: flour, salt, baking soda and buttermilk. It is quick and …

The Art of Preserving

Preserving fruits and vegetables, whether you’re making strawberry jam or a batch of homemade pickles, is one of the more time-honored traditions in …

Chocolate Wax Seals on Poured Fondant Honey Cupcakes

I found the inspiration for chocolate "wax" seals in a magazine last year while I was researching wedding cakes. Maybe you remember my plight? I was …

Rocky Road Recipe Demonstration - Joyofbaking.com

Flourless Chocolate Cakelets

Flourless chocolate cakes are one of the most indulgent types of cakes that there is, since they usually deliver a generous dose of chocolate in …

How to Make Peep-Infused Vodka

Flavored vodkas are growing in popularity, with dozens of flavors popping up where there were once only a few. Instead of basic lemon and …

Cupcakes! Make Mini Ice Cream Sundae Cupcakes - A Cupcake Addiction How To Tutorial

Raspberry Lemon Cream Cheese Cupcakes

Peep Vodka Lemon Drop

A lemon drop is a cocktail that is made with vodka, lemon juice and sugar – rather like a grown up version of lemonade. It’s a mix of sweet and sour …

Limoncello Tiramisu

A classic Tiramisu is made with ladyfingers dipped in coffee or espresso and layered with a mascarpone cream. The coffee is the key element and its …

Reese's Peanut Butter Cup Fudge -with yoyomax12

Six feet greener

THE grounds at Hinton Park in Dorset make a pretty spot for a picnic. Patches of bluebells spread out under trees; streams and pathways wind through …

HTC One gets the teardown treatment

We all love it when ifixit tears apart new devices so we can see what makes them tick. The latest is the HTC One. However, if you were looking for …

Windows 8 hardware specification change suggests 7-inch tablets planned - Pocket-lint

A tweak to the Windows 8 hardware certification guidelines suggests that 7-inch WP8 tablets could be just around the corner. This would mean …

An etiquette guide to ballet and opera for beginners

People are sometimes worried that they will do the wrong thing at the opera. Our top five tips suggest there is no need to panic.<p>Five tips for newbies<p>1. Don't worry about what to wear. There are people in black tie but except at Glyndebourne, of course, when you have to wear black tie and formal …

Morrissey diagnosed with severe pneumonia

Morrissey has been diagnosed with severe pneumonia. Having already cancelled numerous dates on his US tour, the singer hopes to be in full health by …

Abba's Agnetha Fältskog is causing a stir – with her first album in nine years

<b>Age:</b> 62.<p><b>Appearance:</b> No-nonsense Scandinavian returning to work after a period in the wilderness.<p><b>I don't watch The Killing.</b> This has nothing to do …

My favourite Beatles song: Strawberry Fields Forever

Iain Clarke<p>Strawberry Fields Forever remains the single most original and inventive record ever recorded under the banner of "pop". It sounds as …

Read Dorian Lynskey on the Harlem Shake - could it kill off sampling? http://t.co/tH4yHcZbZH

Justin Timberlake, The 20/20 Experience, album review

Justin Timberlake's new album, The 20/20 Experience, feels at once sleek, spacious and expensive, but relaxed and intimate, says Helen Brown.<p><b>RCA, £12.99</b><p><b>Justin Timberlake</b> has not been idle in the seven years since he raunched up his image and banged up the bass with the release of his second solo …

Les Misérables director Tom Hooper linked to a film biopic of Freddie Mercury

Tom Hooper, who directed Les Misérables, is rumoured to direct a forthcoming Freddie Mercury biography starring Sacha Baron Cohen.<p>Tom Hooper is yet to announce his next project, but there are rumours within the industry that he's in line to direct a film about Freddie Mercury.<p>According to industry …

Dvorák: Violin Concerto, Bruch: Violin Concerto No 1, Classical CD review

This is an powerful performance of Dvorák’s Violin Concerto, in which Julia Fischer is a soloist, says Geoffrey Norris.<p><b>Julia Fischer (violin), Tonhalle-Orchester Zurich, cond David Zinman Decca 478 3544, £12.99</b><p>An arresting, decisive call to action from Zurich’s Tonhalle Orchestra launches a …