Andy Walker

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A Fancy French Chocolate Cake You'd Never Guess Is One-Bowl

Pastry chefs are tinkerers. I wouldn’t be surprised if a disproportionate number of us had engineers or scientists or inventors for parents. If you own or are in charge of a pastry kitchen, you probably have endless tales of re-inventing, re-jiggering, and “hacking” various tools, equipment, and …

Dessert

This one-pot wonder is a great, simple way to enjoy lasagna | The Star

<b>2</b> cloves garlic, chopped<p><b>2 tbsp (30 mL)</b> olive oil<p><b>1 lb (450 g)</b> ground meat (mixture of veal, beef and pork)<p><b>2</b> spicy Italian sausages, casing</b> …

6 Easy Spring Dinners You’re Definitely Gonna Want to Make ASAP

Time to spring into action.<p>A warmer, happier, brighter season is upon us, which is a perfect excuse to break up the routine and work a new crop of …

28 Ridiculously Easy Ways To Upgrade Your Cooking

Even if you have a fear of all things cooking, these tips and products will take you by the shoulders and tell you that YOU CAN DO IT. Mainly because they'll *almost* do all the work for you.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other</b> …

Slow Cookers

Passion Fruit Tart Recipe with Praline Crumb - Great British Chefs

Dominic Chapman's stunning passion fruit tart recipe is served with a few clever accompaniments to take the dish to a whole new level, all made in …

One-Dish Chicken Recipes

We combine America's favorite dinner bird with our favorite way to cook: everything together in one pan for less fuss, easy cleanup, and downright …

How to cook the perfect fillet steak

Recipe: The shortbread cookie that broke the internet

If you have a pulse and an Instagram account, or engage with food media in any capacity, you’re probably already well-aware of the internet craze …

Dessert

You Know French Onion Soup—But Do You Know Its (Less Fussy) Tuscan Mother?

Ask a Florentine and they will tell you that onion soup is Tuscan, not French. The Tuscan version, known as carabaccia (pronounced <i>kar-a-ba-cha</i>), is documented in Renaissance recipe books—usually a soup of sliced onions stewed in vegetable broth, thickened with ground almonds, spiced with …

Onions

Meet the Princess Cake: A Scandinavian Showstopper for Almond Lovers

I first saw this cake during a technical challenge on the <i>Great British Bake Off</i> and was immediately smitten. Fine, obsessed. How could I not be? The domed treat is composed of all of my favorite dessert things: light, spongy cake, rich pastry cream, jam, and, oh yeah, green marzipan! (I didn't even …

Dessert

How to make your own energy drinks

Sports drinks are an effective way to stay hydrated and fuelled while on the bike, but they also cost money for that ready-made convenience. Sports …

How to wrap bar tape

There’s nothing quite like re-wrapping your bars to make an old tired bike feel like new.<p>How to tie-dye your handlebar tape<br>• How slippery should your …

Neat

I Tried It: Extra Fluffy Pancakes, Thanks to This Japanese Secret Ingredient

Recently, it came to my attention that there was a pancake trick making the rounds on Japanese Twitter. The secret to airier, fluffier, cakier pancakes? Mayo.<p>Weird, I know. But who am I to scoff? Rather, who are you to scoff? Who are any of us to scoff? So once I finished scoffing, I set out to …

Breakfast

Pear And Parma Ham Glutenfree Gnocchi

Step 1<p>Preheat The Oven<p>Preheat the oven to 180ºC.<p>Step 2<p>Make The Gnocchi<p>Place the potatoes onto a baking tray, pierce a few times with a knife and rub …

10 Ways to Eat Chicken Thighs for Dinner

Chicken thighs are a true dinner MVP. They're fattier than lean breasts, which means they're less likely to turn dry with a couple extra minutes on …

Cooking

10 Easy Chicken Casseroles for Busy Weeknights

As summer draws to a close, you'll want to pull out your casserole dishes that have been stashed away in the back of a cupboard all season. There's …

Cooking

Why You Should Be Souring Your Milk (on Purpose)

<i>When milk’s involved, magic happens. We’re partnering with Milk Life to learn all about the essential role the farm-fresh beverage plays in elevating everyday recipes—and sharing recipes, tools, and tips for incorporating milk’s rich and smooth texture into wholesome at-home cooking. Read up …

Ricotta

This Is How You Turn Tomatoes into Butter

Arrange an oven rack about 3 to 4 inches from the broiler element and heat the oven to broil. Place the tomatoes on a rimmed baking sheet and broil …

Tomatoes

Poaching with Milk May Seem Unusual—But This is Why You Should Be Doing It

<i>When milk’s involved, magic happens. We’re partnering with Milk Life to learn all about the essential role the farm-fresh beverage plays in elevating everyday recipes—and sharing recipes, tools, and tips for incorporating milk’s rich and smooth texture into wholesome at-home cooking. Read up …

Whitefish

Make This Slow Cooker Chicken Chili for Dinner Tonight

Combine the chicken, onions, celery, green chili peppers, garlic, cumin, 1 1/2 teaspoons of the salt, coriander, oregano, and bay leaf in a 6-quart …

Cooking

Slow Cooker Baby Back Ribs That Taste Like Real-Deal BBQ

You could easily take a rack of ribs, drown them with a bottle of your favorite barbecue sauce, set the slow cooker to low, and come back to tender, …

BBQ

10 Ways to Eat Your Weight in Melon

If, like me, your mission every summer is to eat as much sweet, juicy melon as humanly possible, then there's no reason to stop now. Summer's not …

Food

Lewisham’s best restaurant is doing London’s quirkiest brunch

Sparrow in Lewisham? We like it. A lot. ‘Sit yourself down and I’ll tell you how much’ a lot. Anyway, we’re about to like it even more, as we’ve just …

England

Mai Thai chicken thighs

This recipe comes from The Hang Fire Smokehouse Cookbook (Quadrille, £20), which is out next year. You can cook this on a smoker, or just on a rack in the oven.<p>SERVES<p>10-12<p>INGREDIENTS<p>10–12 bone-in chicken thighs<p><b>For the marinade</b><p>juice of 1 lime<br>• juice of 1 medium orange<br>• 100ml pineapple juice<br>• 2 tbsp Thai …

Chicken Fried Steak

Step 1<p>Preheat The Oil<p>Preheat a deep fryer or a pan 2/3rds filled with oil to 190ºC. Never leave the pan unattended.<p>Step 2<p>Bash The Steaks<p>Cover the …

Potato gnocchi with sage and pecorino

SERVES<p>4<p>INGREDIENTS<p>500g unpeeled Desiree potatoes, all roughly the same size<br>• 1 small egg, lightly beaten<br>• grating of fresh nutmeg (optional)<br>• 55g plain flour (you may need more than this), plus a bit extra for your work surface<br>• 50-70g unsalted butter<br>• handful sage leaves<br>• freshly grated pecorino<p>METHOD<p>Cook the …

Chill Out: 5 Fun Frozen Summer Sweets

Chill out this summer with easy-to-whip-up frozen desserts. From Key Lime Pie Ice Cream to Strawberry Fro-Yo, these cold and creamy sweets will have everyone screaming for ice cream.<p>1. No-Churn Key Lime Pie Ice Cream<p>This key lime pie ice cream has all the bright lime flavor of key lime pie — even …

Chocolate, almond and marzipan prunes

I have chef Jeremy Lee to thank for the idea for these utterly addictive chocolate prunes. I tried them at his London restaurant Quo Vadis and couldn't stop thinking about how delicious they were, so I set about trying to recreate them in my kitchen at home. The secret is to use the best dark …

Top 10 bike maintenance don'ts

Keen to try a bit of DIY bike maintenance but worried your ‘can-do’ approach might end up as one big ‘can-D'OH!’? Check out ourtop 10 DIY 'Don’ts’ to …

Taste Beyond The Tongue