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Zucchini Bread with Oats

Makes two 8 1/2x4 1/2" loaves Servings<p>For a slightly more virtuous quick bread—more like breakfast, less like dessert—reduce the amount of granulated sugar to one cup. This zucchini bread recipe is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Non-stick vegetable oil spray<p>…

Chocolate-Cinnamon Coffee Cake

12 Servings<p>If you like, serve this chocolate-cinnamon recipe with whipped cream or an extra dollop of yogurt—or, of course, a cup of coffee.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pan<p>½ cup blanched hazelnuts, chopped<p>2 ounces bittersweet …

19 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>Digital Photography School—</b> Read through this goldmine of articles to improve your photography skills; they're helpful even if you're a complete beginner. There's also an active forum where you can find a community of other photographers …

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13 Cheesecake Recipes, from Chocolate to Pumpkin to Greek Yogurt

13 of our best cheesecake recipes, from classic to pumpkin to s'mores to peach.<p><b>Cheesecake is an all-seasons treat</b>—berries in the summer, pumpkin in the fall, chocolate ALL THE TIME. You can even give it an Italian accent (we're looking at you, ricotta and mascarpone). But, most importantly, it's …

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15 Sweet Treats You Should Bake Instead of Cupcakes

Look, we're fine with cupcakes, but the world of baking is so much bigger. Here are 15 other sweet treats we'd rather bake than cupcakes<p>It's not that we're anti-cupcake, it's just that…okay. We are a <i>teensy bit</i> anti-cupcake. But wait! Hear us out! It's not that cupcakes are bad in and of themselves. …

Five unusual spirits for your cocktail cupboard

Got gin, vodka and brandy aplenty? Take your cocktail creativity up to the next level with the addition of one of these less-common ingredients<p>Not so long ago, if you raided someone's drinks cabinet, it was a pretty sure bet what you'd find. Gin, for gin and tonics; whisky for nightcaps; a bottle …

My favourite dish: James Lyon-Shaw's tagliatelle with spinach pesto

Pesto pasta served with truffle oil and pine nuts is a crowd-pleasing summer dish<p>As the executive chef of the ETM restaurant group, responsible for creating menus to suit gastropub-goers at The Gun in east London as well as Sloane Square diners at The Botanist in the west, James Lyon-Shaw knows how …

Grain recipes: super-seeded carrot cake

This carrot cake is delicious and packed with nutritious seeds<p>Makes: 16 small squares<p>Preparation: 15 mins, plus 30 mins soaking<p>Cooking: 1 hr<p><i>Ingredients:</i><p>150g (5½ oz) raisins<p>80ml (2½ fl oz) apple juice<p>Butter, for greasing<p>115g (4 oz) self-raising wholemeal (whole-wheat) flour<p>115g (4 oz) wholemeal …

15 Gorgeous Birthday Cakes for Anyone's Big Day

We've rounded up 15 decadent, celebration-worthy cakes, from double banana to chocolate-caramel.<p><b>From mint chip ice cream cakes</b> to a decadent, towering double banana cake, these confections are epic enough for a birthday celebration.

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The new baker: Toscakaka Swedish almond cake

The chewy almond caramel topping oozes into the sponge during cooking – delectable!<p><i>Serves eight to 10</i><p>3 eggs<br>150g (5½oz) caster sugar<br>zest of ½ an orange<br>1 tsp vanilla extract<br>150g (5½oz) plain flour<br>1 tsp baking-powder<br>75g (2¾oz) buttermilk<br>75g (2¾oz) unsalted butter, melted<p><b>For the topping:</b><br>175g (6oz) …

Winter chocolate recipes

Comforting winter recipes to satisfy the strongest chocolate cravings<p>We all get food cravings – I sometimes long for mature cheddar or avocados – and most people would probably put chocolate at the top of their cravings list. It is the ultimate treat and a great comforter, partly because it …

Recipes for cancer sufferers: four healthy smoothies

Kickstart your day with one of these delicious smoothies<p><b>Banana and blueberry smoothie</b><p><i>By Mark Jordan</i><p>SERVES 2-3<p>PREPARATION TIME: 10 MINS<p>1 punnet of blueberries<p>2 bananas<p>1 vanilla pod, scraped<p>1 pt soya milk<p>Place the blueberries and 1 banana into a blender and purée with the scraped vanilla pod until …

Burlesque baking: Cherry Shakewell Cake

A delicious and juicy cherry cake, in tribute to burlesque performer Cherry Shakewell<p>Inspired by the Lady of the Cake, Cherry Shakewell, this cake is gorgeous, crowned with glittering cherries. I have used vanilla buttercream and white chocolate cigarellos on the outside to conceal the deep dark …

The Story Behind the Photo That Inspired Walter Mitty’s Journey

Human Journey<p>Displaced people make camp in Goma after fleeing fighting in Karuba and Mushake villages in Congo. This photo played a significant part in the new film <i>The Secret Life of Walter Mitty</i>. (Photograph by Marcus Bleasdale)<p><b>In the newly released film The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Ben</b> …

56 Thanksgiving Dessert Recipes for Pies, Cakes, Cookies & More

Go beyond just the typical pumpkin and apple pies.<p>No matter how stuffed your guests are after the main meal, everyone will make room for these stunning sweets. We've got 53 pies, cakes, cookies, and other curveball desserts that are easy and exciting.

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Logan Zillmer’s Amazingly Surreal 365 Project

Photographer Logan Zillmer captures surreal scenes of well-dressed gentlemen trapped in an alternate universe, living out their respective dreams and nightmares. From one frame to the next, Zillmer playfully takes viewers on an adventure that exhibits a great sense of imagination. Whether the …

Blackberry jellies with buttermilk cream recipe

A tart layer of blackberry jelly on top of creamy buttermilk pudding - perfect for an autumn dinner party<p><i>Serves eight</i><p>People love this pudding and, though it sounds a faff, each bit can be done very quickly. Just make sure to start it a few days in advance. Leaf gelatine now seems to come in two …

Imaginative Photographs That Mix Ordinary Objects and Simple Sketches

If you want a daily dose of creativity and humor, start following the Instagram account (@cintascotch) of art director Javier Pérez. The …

French Onion Soup with Comté

8 Servings<p>Don’t rush the browning of the onions—it’s essential to the finished soup’s flavor.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 tablespoons (½ stick) unsalted butter or duck fat<p>6 large onions (about 5 lb.), thinly sliced<p>2 large shallots, finely chopped<p>2 garlic cloves, finely chopped<p>Kosher salt and …

How to Set the Table in 3 Styles: Modern Formal, Rustic, Fusion

Calvin Klein Home's creative director, Amy Mellen, teaches us how to dress the table for a variety of moods and styles.<p>When it comes to entertaining, the plates you use can be almost as important as what you serve on them. Click through the slides above to see how Amy Mellen, creative director for …

Our 15 Favorite Apple Pie Recipes

From crumbly pies to the classic lattice top, these 14 apple pie recipes will get you baking all fall<p>There's nothing quite like the smell of an apple pie baking in the oven—sweet fruit, warm spices, buttery crust. But even better than smelling it? Eating it. We have 15 awesome recipes that you've …

How to Pair Desserts and Drinks, a Q&A With the Owners of Butter & Scotch

At the forthcoming Butter & Scotch, it's just drinks and desserts. So, how do you pair panna cotta and pickle backs?<p>In its inexorable march across the food landscape, there's precious little that theartisanal movement hasn't reclaimed as its own. Once Pop Tarts have been given thelocal/organic …

7 Rules for Serving Wine at Your Dinner Party

Serving wine at your next dinner party doesn't have to be complicated or induce a panic attack. Follow these simple rules to get the most out of your vino<p>Sommeliers tend to reinforce the wine-is-intimidating stereotype: They parade through dining rooms cradling bottles like newborns. They ponder a …

21 Glorious Photos of Double Rainbows Around the World

<b>Toroweap, Grand Canyon, Arizona</b><p>For many photographers, taking a picture of the elusive double rainbow is a rare and unexpected treat. Not only do you have to be at the right place at the right time, you need to have your camera on hand so that you don't miss nature's colorful show. As photographer …

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The Coolest Breaking Bad-Themed Food, from Beer and Cocktails to Cookies and Cakes

Breaking Bad-themed food that fans have made, from Los Pollos Hermanos fry batter and Heisenberg beer to cookies, cakes, ice cream, and more<p>This Sunday, AMC's <i>Breaking Bad</i> comes back for the second half of its fifth and final season, sending the Internet into a frenzy of theories (will Walt die? …

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Wheelie bin cocktails, rainbow unicorn cakes and taxidermy: LondOnTheInside’s picks for October – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 4:15 pm, October 1, 2013 in Arts & Entertainment, Food & Drink, Fun London<p><i>October you old devil. Not looking forward to the nights getting</i> …

Colorizing Photoshoppers Put a New Spin on Old Historical Photos

There’s an awesome little subreddit that has been getting a lot of press coverage as of late. It’s called ColorizedHistory, and is a 20,000+ person …

I Left My Camera Bag on a Train

Yep, it happened. It really did…<p>I just recently finished a whirlwind Euro-trip traveling with my sisters. The itinerary was Germany (where I am …

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