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Wasabi Salsa with Homemade Tortilla Chips

<i>Amaze your friends at your next dinner party with this tasty and sophisticated dish.</i> <i>The Homemade tortilla chips will really impress them.</i><p>Serve with a …

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5 steps to the perfect relationship

According to research commissioned by MSN the perfect number of partners that any man or woman can have, regardless of age, location, personality or sexual proclivity, is five. This is based on a highly scientific formula. Einstein was clearly wasting his time. If five is the magic number there's …

A History of Vegetable Metaphors, from Cool Cukes to Couch Potatoes

Since when did TV addicts become boob-tube tubers? We look at the origins of "couch potato" and other vegtastic metaphors<p>When journalist <b>Ezra Klein</b> announced that his new online publication, Vox, will report political news without the obligatory "eat your vegetables" mindset of most popular news …

Winston Churchill

5 Fast, Easy, Fresh Comfort Food Recipes for Dinner

From shrimp to lamb stir-fry, these five quick, easy comfort food recipes will become weeknight dinner staples.<p>It's March, which means we're almost out of the woods—the snow is thawing (mostly), we're creeping up to 40 degrees in the daytime (in the northeast), and it's no longer dark at 5 p.m. But …

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Last Course Meal: A Dessert-Only Party Guide

The key to a leisurely, balanced non-meal is pacing. We recommend three courses: one to awaken the palate, one to wow the senses, and one to gently fill any remaining stomach space. We’ll share a few different options for all three -- feel free to mix and match your favorites. While you’re …

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The Engineering of the Chain Restaurant Menu

At IHOP and Applebee's, menus are sales documents. And navigational guides. And explainers.<p>This weekend I had lunch at an International House of Pancakes. The menus my companion and I were given to help us navigate this experience were large and laminated and, in their overall demeanor, perky. They …

Soho House Butterscotch Delight with butterscotch sauce recipe

From "Eat, Drink, Nap", the new book by Soho House, the club's founder Nick Jones reveals the hotel's most delicious dessert<p><i>Makes six to eight</i><p><b>For the butterscotch sauce:</b><br>170g (6oz) caster sugar<br>3 tbsp powdered glucose<br>10g (½oz) unsalted butter<br>300ml (½ pint) double cream<p><b>For the butterscotch …

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