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Chocolate Marshmallow Fudge Recipe Demonstration - Joyofbaking.com

Lime Bars

I bake lemon bars all the time, both because I love them and because my friends and family love them. Lemons are probably the first fruit that you …

Irresistible Cupcakes That Take the Cake

We've tracked down 10 of the tastiest hand-held treats out there, from the wonderfully plain Jane to the just plain wondrous maple-bacon …

Grapefruit Rum Cocktails

Maple Syrup & Bacon Lollipops - with yoyomax12

Irish Cheddar and Herb Soda Bread

Irish soda bread is a type of quick bread that should be in everyone’s repertoire. The loaves are delicious and easy to make – and there are almost …

Garibaldi Biscuits

I think the simplest way to explain this recipe is to tell you that the biscuits photographed here were the ninth batch that I've made in a little …

Go with the grain: the seeds of a food revolution

Gluten-free grains such as quinoa, chia seeds and even mung beans are bumping the pasta off our plates<p>Still feeling virtuous? If the glow of giving something up for January is wearing off, why not focus on adding to your diet instead? According to nutritionists, something pretty small could make a …

A-Z of unusual ingredients: za'atar

In the final installment of our food lover's alphabet, Z is for za'atar, a Middle Eastern spice mix<p>I had high hopes of ending this column on something wonderfully esoteric. But the fact that so many readers will have cooked with za'atar proves the point I have made from the start to the end of the …

How to Make Sweet Potato Caramel

An easy, one-ingredient sweet-potato caramel to put on chicken, meat, ice cream, brownies, and more<p>When <b>Brad Leone</b>, our test kitchen assistant, told us that his thick homemade caramel sauce had only one ingredient, we didn't believe him. Because, of course, he was LYING. It has two ingredients, <b>water</b> …

Ice Cream

Matching beer and beef: how to choose the right cut and quaff

A guide to picking delicious cuts of steak and pairing them with eminently quaffable beers<p>There are many cuts and many more names for the delicious slices of flesh we call steak - so many, in fact, that choosing a steak can be quite daunting to the uninitiated.<p>When presented with a meat board in a …

BBQ

Spicy curry recipes to chase away January blues

Spicy dishes from India and south-east Asia are the perfect New Year antidote to all those roast birds and fatty puddings<p>At this time of year, all I want to eat is curry. It is the perfect antidote to all those roast dinners.<p>South-east Asian curries such as the Thai massaman curry often focus on a …

5 Restaurant Recipes Requested by Readers, from Pudding to Panisses

How to request your favorite restaurant dishes' recipes through our monthly column, RSVP.<p>If you're the kind of person who always asks the D.J. to play your favorite songs (we are), you are <i>just</i> the person we're looking for. We want you (yes, you!) to request the recipes of your favorite dishes from …

Recipes

Ultimate mince pies

I had never seen anything like mince pies when I was growing up in France. I love them, but they are often made with too much pastry, so I top mine with frangipane.<p>MAKES<p>36<p>INGREDIENTS<p><b>For the sweet pastry</b><p>350g flour<br>• 125g butter<br>• 125g sugar<br>• 2 eggs plus 1 egg yolk<br>• Pinch of salt<br>• Butter or baking spray, for …

Guinness, brown sugar and chocolate cake

Rich chocolate cake with a hint of stout<p><i>Serves eight</i><p>225g (8oz) unsalted butter, softened, plus extra for greasing<br>225g (8oz) soft dark-brown sugar<br>4 large eggs, beaten<br>275g (9¾oz) self-raising flour, sifted<br>4 tbsp cocoa powder<br>1 tsp baking-powder<br>125ml (4fl oz) Guinness<p><b>For the buttercream filling:</b><br>75g …

Dessert

Millionaire Shortbread Bars Recipe Demonstration - Joyofbaking.com

Brown Sugar Banana Bread

I like to mix things up when I make banana bread. I make banana bread often, since I always have bananas in the house, and I will add browned butter, …

Pear & Caramel Pudding Cake

In the middle of making this cake for the first time, my mum's Kenwood Major died.<p>It was eighteen years old, bought when I was six. Mum taught me to …

Flaky Sour Cream Biscuits

Biscuits are a quick and easy thing to make when you want to serve bread as a side dish, either on a weeknight or during a big holiday meal like …