Paul Cullington

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Nigel Slater’s three onion soup recipe

Roasted red and yellow onions, banana shallots, bay and rosemary all star in this stirring soup<p>Put the oven on at 200C/gas mark 6. Peel 2 large banana shallots, 2 medium red onions and 2 yellow ones. Roughly chop them all and put them in a roasting tin with 5 tbsp of olive oil, the needles from 3 …

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Fish Pie Topped with Puff Pastry<p>This recipe makes a change from the fish pie that's normally topped with mash potato, and with the addition of a …

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Game of Thrones Season 8: Release date, casting, trailers and theories

• Game of Thrones<p>Get set for The Long Night<p><b>Spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 7 below…</b><p>Got Season 7 GIF by Game of Thrones – Find & Share on …

TV Series

The Best London Stuff On Amazon Prime

In this series, we take a look at the London-set TV shows and films to enjoy on various streaming platforms. We continue with Amazon Prime.<p>Amazon …

Munich still haunted by Nazi-era buildings

An expat finds that Munich is a city brave enough not to shy away from its appalling past.<p>Last Sunday, I was walking from the main station in Munich to the Neue Pinakothek art gallery. But I never got there. On the way, I discovered a new detailed information board with a map showing the location …

A report from De Beers’s new diamond mine

GAHCHO KUÉ is too far north for trees. In the few snowless months, its surroundings in Canada’s Northwest Territories resemble a sprawling …

Diamonds

10 comforting queer flicks to soothe the soul in a discomforting time

As the dog days of winter drag on, the odds of ending up sick in bed rise. Then again, with Donald Trump daily F-bombs, it’s a wonder every sane …

ATARAXYA is one of the best animations of a psychedelic club experience

Club drugs: when they're good, they're good, and when they're bad, they're better. Five directors collaborated on this trippy animation that stands …

Drone video of brobdingnagian boulders that rolled into a village

Video of the aftermath of a boulder slide on January 21st 2014 in Termeno, Italy. After plowing through a farmhouse (the family living inside was …

Yosma, London: restaurant review

For great Turkish food you normally head to the suburbs… but Yosma in Baker Street is the exception<p><b>Yosma, 50 Baker Street, London W1U 7BT (020 3019 6282).<br>Meal for two, including drinks and service: £80</b><p>Through no fault of its own, Yosma may well have to fight the inverse snobbery of Londoners. We …

How London's Rivers Got Their Names

Beverley Brook<p>London's only river whose name sounds like a Hollywood film star. It's actually a corruption of beaver brook, after the toothsome …

Everything you need to know about Theresa May’s Brexit nightmare in five minutes

<b>Is… is it over?</b><p>The constant news? No, it's very much continuing, but there's now some certainty. We've a new prime minister and Britain's …

Great Britain

The Best Restaurants In London To Take Your Parents To

We’re all familiar with this scenario: your parents want to go out for dinner, and they’ve asked you to choose the restaurant. It should be simple, …

England

From clout to rout

IT FEELS indelicate to raise it at a time like this, but European business has a bigger problem on its plate than Britain’s decision to leave the …

If Labour won’t stand up for Remain voters, it’s time for a new party

BARELY more than a week has gone by since 37% of eligible British voters backed Brexit—52% of those who participated—but already the political …

Great Britain

The Long Dig

Getting through the Swiss Alps the hard way.<p>The people of Allmannsweier, Germany, have never really grown used to the giant mechanical worms outside their village. You might say that the worms crept up on them. When the worms first appeared, almost thirty years ago, they were just little machines, …

15 brilliant Nigel Slater recipes from 2001 to today

To celebrate Observer Food Monthly’s 15th birthday, Nigel Slater shares his favourite dishes from 1,000 created for the magazine – and others never seen before<p>Recipes have always been at the heart of OFM. They spring from the simple idea of enthusiastic cooks sharing ideas, passing on a recipe they …

The Pink Panther Theme is very odd in a major key

Henry Mancini's "Pink Panther Theme" (1963) reworked into a major key would make a good soundtrack for a bad 1960s sitcom. <i>(Major vs Minor, via Digg)</i>

Pan-Roasted Halibut with Herbed Corona Beans

6 Servings<p>The halibut is brined briefly in salt water, which seasons it all the way through.<p>February 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1½ cups dried corona or gigante beans, soaked overnight<p>1 shallot, halved<p>2 bay leaves, torn in half<p>1½ tablespoons plus ¼ cup kosher salt, plus more<p>2 anchovy fillets packed in oil, …

Four recipes from one batch of cooked butter beans | Get Ahead

Turn a couple of bags of dried butter beans into a warm salad, a fragrant curry, a creamy soup and a pale pâté<p>Butter beans must surely be the thrifty cook’s best friend: so much goodness and satisfaction for so little outlay. You can buy enough dried beans to make all the recipes here for less than …