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This Sweet & Spicy Cauliflower Is Everything Your Life Needs

Although cauliflower is being served up 100 different ways than how I personally grew up eating it (plain and steamed or raw with a dip), I still …

Cauliflower

Thai-flavoured chickpea and millet cakes with red pepper sauce - delicious. magazine

You can replace the millet in this recipe with bulgur wheat. Simply cook in a pan of boiling water for 7 minutes until tender, then continue from …

Curries

Tamal Ray’s new year basics: sweet potato & lentil soup and sage & onion focaccia – recipe

After December’s culinary decadence, it is time for something simple. But that doesn’t mean you have to skimp on nourishment or flavour<p>After a month of eating and drinking ourselves merry, it’s understandable that most of us need a return to simplicity. But simplicity does not mean fad diets or …

Sea Salt

How the food of Charles Dickens defined Christmas

<b>Charles Dickens was a serious foodie and his literature introduced a festive menu that has barely changed since the Cratchits gathered round their table in A Christmas Carol.</b><p>"The thing about Dickens," says food historian Pen Vogler as she takes a tray of caraway seed biscuits out of the oven, "is …

Literature

Nigel Slater’s baked pumpkin and spiced chickpeas recipe

The recipe<p>Set the oven at 200C/gas mark 6. Slice 750g of pumpkin, or other autumn squash, into thick segments, then scrape away any seeds and fibres. Place the slices on a baking tray, trickle lightly with groundnut oil and dot generously with butter. Season with black pepper and salt then bake for …

Chickpeas

The Easy Way to Make Cheese-Stuffed Chicken Breast

Chicken breasts are such a supper staple that it's often hard to think of them as anything special, but let me tell you this: Splitting chicken …

20 best Middle Eastern recipes: part 4

Anissa Helou’s stuffed mussels – midye dolmasi<p>If there were one street food I could take with me to a desert island, it would have to be stuffed mussels. I remember the first time I visited Istanbul in the mid 1970s, I stayed at the Pera Palace, still in its faded glory, spending my mornings in …

Ice Cream

20 best Middle Eastern recipes: part 2

Claudia Roden’s bell peppers stuffed with rice, raisins and pine nuts – zeytinyağli biber dolmasi<p>This is the classic Turkish rice filling for vegetables to be served cold. Choose plump bell peppers that can stand on their base. I prefer to use red peppers because they are sweeter and for the …

Onions

Teaching Topic Sentences Using Models

Crafting Good Topic Sentences that Focus the Reader<p>Topic sentences can be likened to miniature thesis statements for individual paragraphs. The topic …

Creative Writing

Conclusion in Compositions

Glossary of Grammatical and Rhetorical Terms<p>In composition, the term <i>conclusion</i> refers to the sentences or paragraphs that bring a speech, essay, …

Language

Butter Chicken

You could also use boneless, skinless chicken thighs to make this rich and delicious Indian main dish recipe; just cook it a bit longer. It's called …

Flattening in England, resurgent in Scotland: accents still shape our island life

South of the border, dialects are discussed as a matter of interest. North of the border, they really matter<p>Accents might be seen as the failure of speech to match some imaginary norm. What’s odd in Glasgow seems ordinary in Essex, and vice versa; and what was ordinary yesterday seems extraordinary …

Language

What's the Difference? Brief Introductions to 30 Figures of Speech

Questions and Answers About Common Figures of Speech<p>Of the hundreds of figures of speech, many have similar or overlapping meanings. Here we offer …

Linguistics

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A pesar de iniciativas como Soylent o Joylent, lo cierto es que la mayoría de los seres humanos seguimos prefiriendo comer platos que tienen siglos …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

2-Ingredient Sweet Potato Pancakes

Light, fluffy, and most importantly, 2 ingredients—these pancakes are absolutely to die for! We tried and loved the 3-Ingredient Pancakes for 1, so …

Breakfast

Mental Lexicon (Psycholinguistics)

"The fact that a speaker can mentally find the word that he/she wants in less than 200 milliseconds, and in certain cases, even before it is heard, …

How A Fake British Accent Took Old Hollywood By Storm

The story behind the strange way Katharine Hepburn (and others) spoke.<p>If you’ve ever seen a movie made before 1950, you’re familiar with the accent …

Linguistics

The Rise and Fall of Katharine Hepburn's Fake Accent

When Hollywood turned to talkies, it created a not-quite-British, not-quite-American style of speaking that has all but disappeared.<p>"Play it, Sam. Play 'As Time Goes By,'" purrs a moon-faced Ingrid Bergman in the now-famous scene from 1942's <i>Casablanca</i>. Staccato t's and accordion-stretched a's lend …

Herb-Infused Parmesan Custard

This eggy custard has just a touch of garlic, for a piquant, but not too brash, flavor. Try serving it as the centerpiece of a brunch, with a tangle of mixed greens on the side. <b>Herb-Infused Parmesan Custard</b> <b>Ingredients</b> • Unsalted butter for the ramekins<br>• 3/4 cup (3 oz./90 g) grated Parmesan cheese<br>• 2 cups …

Williams-Sonoma

Spicy Curry Noodles Recipe

Bring a pot of water, salted, to a boil. Add spaghetti and cook until al dente, about 8 minutes. Drain, and keep warm. Set aside.<p>Meanwhile, in a …

15 Most-Pinned Healthy Snacks on Pinterest

If you're tired of eating store-bought healthy snacks, you might want to consider making your own. Why? Well, first of all, DIY-ing snacks is a …

Healthy Eating

Grilled Shrimp Skewers with Soy Sauce, Fresh Ginger and Toasted Sesame Seeds

Recipe courtesy of<p>Show:<p>Episode:<p>Total:1 hr 19 minPrep:15 minInactive:1 hrCook:4 min<p>Yield:4 to 6 servings<p>Level:Easy<p>Nutritional AnalysisPer …

Seafood

Jamie Oliver's Chicken Tikka Masala

Chicken Tikka Masala<p>Jamie Oliver has the ultimate chicken tikka masala recipe in his Comfort Food cookbook. It is a rich, warming dish, which has …

Meera Sodha's Pistachio and Yoghurt Chicken Curry

Pistachio and Yoghurt Chicken Curry<p>Meera Sodha shares one of the most delicious chicken curry recipes around. The ground pistachios complement the …

Asparagus and Tomato Frittata Slice

Instructions<p>Preheat the oven to 180°C/350°F/gas 4 and grease a small rectangular baking tin with a little oil.<p>In a medium bowl, beat the eggs, sea …

Soba noodles with aubergine and mango

A flavour-packed salad with soba noodles, aubergine and mango from Yotam Ottolenghi. Enjoy this salad cold as a starter, lunch or vegetarian</b> …

How to Make Sheet Pan Eggs (and Why You Should)

Try this foolproof egg recipe—meal prepping breakfast or brunch never looked so good.<p>I'm a huge fan of frittatas, so when I heard about sheet pan …

Breakfast

The 15 Most-Pinned Healthy Dinner Recipes on Pinterest

When I'm strapped for new and exciting recipes, Pinterest is the first place I look for inspiration (pinspiration?).<p>Pinterest is especially helpful …

Cooking

The funny little secret that makes a crazy-good roast chicken.

<i>This post originally appeared in</i> <i>Genius Recipes</i> on Food52<i>.</i><p>There are many of us—most famously Julia Child—who would call a simply roasted chicken a …

Cooking