Chris Lam

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51 of the Best Breakfast Recipes Ever

Waking up is never easy, but breakfast food makes the prospect a whole lot sunnier.<p>Put some coffee on and get cookin'.<p><b>Monkey-Bread Danish</b><p>Danish meets monkey bread. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Red Velvet Pancakes</b><p>Sexiest breakfast ever. <b>Get the recipe</b>.<p><b>Onion & Arugula Frittata</b><p>Served straight out of the pan. <b>Get the</b> …

How to cook the perfect Chinese dumplings

Today is Chinese New Year! What better time to do dumplings? So, with prawns or do you let the pork stand alone? What’s the perfect mix of spices? And do you steam, pan-fry or boil for the perfect little parcel?<p>Happy New Year to the billion-odd people celebrating the Chinese new year. It’s the year …

The 10 Things We Learned From Our TED Talk Playlist

Life<p>by Holly Peacock | 09 12 2014<p>[Getty]<p>The 10 Things We Learned From Our Grazia TED Talk Playlist<p><i>[Getty]</i><p>You know what it's like, you're sitting …

Why olive oil should be kept out of the frying pan

With scientists advising against cooking with olive oil - it is claimed to produce toxic chemicals when heated - what should you use instead?<p><i>This article was first published on June 19, 2009 and has been republished following claims that you should avoid cooking with olive oil.</i><p>It's that time of …

Your Fruity Five A Day

Good Things finds the best fruit around to get you your five a day<p>A lovely big bunch of fruit is redolent of sunshine, holidays and good health. So …

Crème brûlée tartlets

We combine a smooth and creamy classic French dessert with crisp golden pastry in these decadent caramel puds<p>Ingredients<p>For the pastry<p>175g plain …

5 Awesome Recipes for the Man’s-Man | The Art of Manliness

I believe every man should know how to cook. That being said, I’m realistic enough to know that many of you are likely to “outsource” cooking to …

25 Takeout Recipes You Should Know How to Make at Home

From shrimp fried rice to spicy tuna rolls, 16 classic take-out dishes you can make at home<p><b>Nothing beats vegging out on the couch</b> with a carton of fried rice from your local Chinese joint, but you don't have to order in to eat takeout classics. Check out our greatest "takeout" hits, and delete the …

Cooking

Sea-salted chocolate and pecan tart recipe

For National Chocolate Week, chocolatier Paul A Young shares his gorgeous recipe for chocolate and pecan tart<p>Definitely one for a special dinner party. With its sophisticated, sweet chocolate pastry crust, unctuous ganache filling, and caramelised salted pecans, this tart will stop all conversation …

Baking

8 Essential Fall Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

Turn fall's bounty into ridiculously good dinners and treats with these apple—and pumpkin-centric recipes.<p>A New Way to Think of Butternut Squash<p>A …

Sweet Potatoes

Avocado lime cheesecake

<b>Sugar, flour and dairy-free, this lime-flavoured cheesecake (made with avocado flesh and coconut oil) is delicious straight from the fridge.</b><p>We always soak and dry nuts and seeds before we use them. This removes bitter tannins and aids digestion. Dissolve ½ tsp salt per cup of nuts or seeds in …

Ceviche of sea bass with avocado and grapefruit recipe

Juicy grapefruit and just-ripe avocado are the perfect partners for marinated raw sea bass in this wonderfully citrussy starter.<p><i>Serves four as a starter or light main course</i><p>400g (14oz) spanking-fresh sea bass fillet<br>½ small red onion, peeled and sliced wafer-thin<br>1 red chilli, finely sliced<br>1 garlic …

Classic Cake Recipes

Serious home bakers will want to master these crowd-pleasing recipes for cheesecake, chocolate cake, carrot cake, and more.<p>First up: What could make traditional red velvet cake even better? Chocolate, of course!

Thinking of cutting down on meat? It benefits your health, the environment, and now we're told it even reduces food shortages in the developing world. If you need a nudge towards embracing vegetarianism, start with these delicious dishes via Guardian Life & style http://bit.ly/13ixNpB Photograph: Colin Campbell for the Guardian

Shanghai's best street foods and stalls

Shengjianbao<p>A Shanghai speciality, <i>shēngjiān mántou</i> – or <i>shēngjiān bāo</i>, as they're known everywhere else in China – are juicy pork buns wrapped in …

How to buy a great pair of jeans? We asked an expert to break down the process, from sourcing denim, to dyes and fasteners, to what to look for in the dressing room: http://ow.ly/lcVsd