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Eating Malaysia: a culinary tour

On a steamy, sunny morning at Kuala Lumpur’s Imbi Market, an Anglo-Australian and a Francophile Canadian took the advice of two Chinese-Malay strangers and tried kari mee, a dish of soupy noodles. This impromptu multicultural exchange, with lunch, was very Malaysian.<p>The Strait of Malacca has been a …

How to Brew Coffee: 8 Step-by-Step Videos from Stumptown Coffee & Bon Appétit

We got a major lesson on how to brew coffee—eight different ways—with these videos from java experts Stumptown Coffee Roasters<p>Coffee. Any way you look at it, it's become way easier to get a decent cup in the past decade or so. The rise of good coffee (and the attendant coffee nerdery) has made us …

Banana Meringue Pudding

8 Servings<p>Active Time: 45 min<p>Total Time: 6 min<p>To check if your meringue is stiff, lift the beaters out of the bowl and upend them: The peaks should stick straight up.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>Pudding<p>4 large eggs<p>⅔ cup sugar<p>¼ cup cornstarch<p>4 cups whole milk<p>2 tablespoons unsalted butter<p>2 teaspoons …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

CEOs

Chewy Molasses Cookies

makes 2½ dozen<p>In this recipe, molasses keeps these cookies magically fresh and chewy for days.<p>December 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking soda<p>1½ teaspoon ground cinnamon<p>1 teaspoon ground ginger<p>¾ teaspoon ground cardamom<p>½ teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 large egg<p>½ cup (1 stick) …

Rose Prince's baking club: huffkins

Our weekly column shows you the way to beautiful bread and consummate cake. Today: huffkins<p>Is it me, or does it feel like everyone’s talking bread? Everywhere I go I either catch snippets of, or become embedded in, long discussions about sourdough baking. People talk of their first attempt at …

'Spring Forward' With These 12 Quick Brunch Recipes

These 12 quick brunch recipes are perfect to make when you've lost an hour of sleep (thanks Daylight Savings!).<p>For those of us who like sleep (that is, everyone) it's the most dreaded morning of the year: The day we "spring forward" into Daylight Savings Time. The bad news: We've lost an hour. The …

Breakfast

6 Valentine's Day Chocolate Recipes from the Mast Brothers

The Mast Brothers bring the Valentine's Day magic with mousse-filled popovers and irresistibly chocolatey waffles.<p>Yearning for a high-end cocoa fix, we asked Brooklyn's Mast Brothers to work their Wonka-esque magic. From matchless chocolate cookies to rich, mousse-filled popovers, <b>Rick</b> and <b>Michael</b> …

Top 10 gay wedding destinations

Sixteen countries now allow same-sex marriage, as do 17 US states and the District of Columbia. Now LGBT couples can tie the knot beside a volcano, atop a glacier or in a countryside church in havens from Scandinavia to Bora Bora.<p>Our top 10 gay wedding destinations are not only gorgeous and …

15 Gorgeous Birthday Cakes for Anyone's Big Day

We've rounded up 15 decadent, celebration-worthy cakes, from double banana to chocolate-caramel.<p><b>From mint chip ice cream cakes</b> to a decadent, towering double banana cake, these confections are epic enough for a birthday celebration.

Dessert

15 Unusual Animal Friendships That Will Melt Your Heart

There are some people out there that still believe that animals are just dumb beasts, but the unlikely animal friendships we’ve gathered here will …

Thai pork and lime stir-fry recipe

Shelina Permalloo's thai pork and lime stir-fry, a light supper dish - with a kick.<p>Serves two-three<p>Total cooking time 25 minutes<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>300g pork neck fillet (or tenderloin)<p>2 cloves garlic, grated<p>1 tsp galangal, grated (or ginger)<p>2 bird’s eye chillies, finely chopped<p>1 lemon grass, white part …

Kerryann's Brilliant Breakfast Waffles

Christmas dinner recipes: turkey with two stuffings

With Christmas Day fast approaching, allow Rose Prince to guide you through cooking a tasty, tender turkey with not one but two stuffings. Plus, recipes for gravy and sauces<p><i>Serves 8-10, with a 6kg turkey</i><p>Buttery, seasoned crumbs under the skin keep the breast meat juicy and add earthy flavour, while …

The new baker: Christmas yule log

A festive chocolate yule log filled with brandy and chestnut cream and coated with a rich chocolate ganache<p><i>Serves six to eight</i><p>170g (6oz) dark chocolate<br>3 tbsp espresso<br>6 eggs, at room temperature, separated<br>140g (5oz) golden<br>caster sugar<br>4 tbsp cocoa powder<p>For the cream filling:<br>220ml (8fl oz) double …

How to make a Christmas cheesecake, step by step

Swap the Christmas cake for a boozy spiced cheesecake this year<p><b>Cheesecake</b><p>This pudding can be made the day before and stored in the fridge. You can cheat by using crumbled ready-made ginger biscuits for the base, but the flavour of homemade will be very special. You will require a 25cm loose-based …