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Vegan beer and hot dogs at the Craft Beer Social Club – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 11:30 am, November 15, 2013 in Food & Drink<p>Strict vegetarians and vegans can’t eat or drink lots of things, of course, but one of them – …

Thanksgiving Sides So Easy, Your Kids Can Make Them

From smashed potatoes to a vibrant, healthy slaw, 7 dishes your kids can help make for Thanksgiving.


10 Essential Thanksgiving Techniques Every Cook Should Know

The 10 time-tested techniques you’ll need to ace the holiday classics, from fluffy mashed potatoes to, yes, a truly moist bird.<p>1. Baste With a Brush<p>News flash: You don’t need a baster. Use a brush to paint the drippings onto the turkey every 30 minutes or so, which keeps the bird moist and helps it …


How to Buy, Store, and Make Mallomars, in Season in November

Tips on buying, storing, and cooking Mallomars, in season in November<p><i>Autumn is upon us. Root vegetables, squash, and hearty greens are coming from the ground. But beyond the bounty of the farmers market, there’s another seasonal treat out there: a dark, delectable outsider that hails not from the</i> …

Seasonal Food

Crab lasagne

600ml milk<p>mill-k<p>One of the most widely used ingredients, milk is often referred to as a complete food. While cow…<p>¼ tsp ground nutmeg<p>85g butter, plus …


Chard-stuffed roast lamb

large bunch chard (about 500g - rainbow chard looks pretty), leaves and stalks separated<p>4 tbsp olive oil<p>ol-iv oyl<p>Probably the most widely-used oil in …


Hot chocolate milkshakes

200g plain chocolate (we used 70% cocoa)<p>600ml full-fat milk<p>mill-k<p>One of the most widely used ingredients, milk is often referred to as a complete …


Bruno Loubet's Christmas roast pheasant recipe

The second in OFM's turkey-free options for the big Christmas meal<p>Turkey is not such a big tradition in France so I've never hesitated to cook something like pheasant. The cep powder enhances the rich earthiness of the game bird and although ceps are not traditionally part of Christmas dinner here, …

Duck and pork hand pies recipe

These delicious pork and duck pies can be eaten hot or cold<p><i>Makes 4</i><p>So called because one will fit in the hand. I love these domed individual pies mostly for the crunchy pastry – hot water crust, made with duck fat, which can be eaten hot or cold. You can omit the pork or use only duck meat making up …


Two Sons Recreate 20-Year-Old Pictures for Their Mom

Redditor olias32 decided to get creative and rummage through some old photos of him and his brother to recreate as adults for his mom's 55th birthday. The thoughtful gift idea would surely tug at the mother's heartstrings while tickling her funny bone as she browsed through the collection of images …

The Arts

Articles about 7 comfy cozy bedrooms on Dwell.com - Dwell

Peek inside Argentinean architect and furniture designer Alejandro Sticotti's indoor-outdoor bedroom in his cozy and modern...<p>On a budget but want a cool pad? Struggling with a small space? We chat up Maxwell Ryan, founder of the popular Apartment Therapy...<p>A modern home in Finland revolves around …

Swiss Alps


Sometimes I’ll come up with a clever idea for a recipe and think that it’s the best thing ever. I’ll pat myself on the back for my creativity, a little enamored with the concept. Then I’ll check the Internet. Everything has already been done, of course, and it’s something that I have to make peace …



Best dSLR Cameras for Beginners in 2018

$804.00 at Becextech Australia<p>See it<p>CNET's Rating<p>8 Design<br>• 8 Features<br>• 8 Performance<br>• 7 Image qual.<p>The Canon EOS Rebel T7i/800D continues the line's …


How to teach … photography

The Guardian Teacher Network this week has all the resources you need to get your students taking great photographs<p>Students of all ages are fascinated by taking photos – and, now photography has gone digital, it is easy and cheap to get your students snapping. The Guardian Teacher Network has …

How Much Does Color Define A Logo?

Graphic designer Paula Rupolo swapped the colors of competing brands’ logos. Blue Coke, anyone?<p>Seeing a logo that’s been in your life for years all-of-a-sudden rendered in different colors can be as jarring as a friend’s sudden dye job. They just don’t look like themselves. And if they just don’t …


Inside Flipboard / October 14, 2013<p>How you eat is how you live. That’s the “cooking manifesto” of Amanda Hesser and Merrill Stubbs, creators of …

London Food Fight: it’s burger v burger at Borough Market – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 12:00 pm, October 15, 2013 in Food & Drink<p>Flipping heck! On October 17 from 6.30pm, Borough Market will be hosting a burger-off, and they …

Collard and Pecan Pesto

A dip that proves collards don’t have to be stewed for hours to be delicious.<p>Ingredients<p>½ small bunch collard greens, center ribs and stems removed<p>Kosher salt<p>½ cup olive oil<p>¼ cup toasted pecans<p>2 tablespoons apple cider vinegar<p>½ teaspoon honey<p>¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes<p>Freshly ground black …

Collard Greens

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A New Twist on Eggs and Toast

You've never eaten eggs like this before<p>If you often find yourself feeling hungry all morning, we've got a seriously tasty solution for you: Eggs. They boost satiety while cutting back on hunger--meaning you'll feel fuller longer, according to recent research from Pennington Biomedical Research …

How to Lose Weight in 7 Days

Need to lose weight fast? Like in one week? Implement one simple tweak every day to feel lighter and firmer in just 7 days.

Lamb cutlets with cider, mint and crème-fraîche sauce recipe

A sauce made with Calvados, cider and crème-fraîche is the perfect match for best-end lamb cutlets.<p>A great old-fashioned dish from Normandy, home of particularly delicious crème fraîche.<p><i>Serves six</i><p><b>For the sauce:</b> <br>15g (½oz) unsalted butter<br>2 shallots, very finely chopped<br>slug of Calvados or brandy<br>150ml …


Sour-cream and vodka ice cream recipe

A grown-up version of vanilla ice cream, made with sour cream and a splash of vodka – perfect with baked fruits.<p>I’m almost scared to admit that I’m not the biggest fan of plain vanilla ice cream (made with regular cream). I like something with a touch of acidity, which this has (not to mention a …


21 Smoothie Recipes That Are Actually Good

With ingredients like kale, apples, parsley, spinach, kiwi, and avocado, these 21 smoothie recipes are the quickest, easiest way to get in your fruits and veggies.


The Best Fried Chicken Recipes from Around the World

From Vietnam to India to Italy to Mexico—and beyond—we've got tons of recipes for fried chicken, and the appropriate side dishes


Dynamic Beach House Integrating Volumes in Its Structure by SPG Architects

Meet the amazing and dynamic Beach Walk House located on Fire Island, New York, a project designed by SPG Architects. As you can see, the house’s …

9 Vegetarian Casseroles Even Meat Eaters Will Love

Take veggies, add cheese and your favorite starch (pasta, polenta, rice), and you're in one-dish dinner heaven.<p>Another Reason to Love the Tiny Little …