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Dropped Your iPhone In Water? Putting It In Rice Is Just About The Worst Solution

We’ll all drop our phone in something wet someday. Here’s what you do next.<p>“Can rice actually save your wet phone?” asks the Verge. The answer, which will be obvious to anyone who gives it a moment of thought, is “no.” After all, if rice could suck the water vapor out of your wet phone, then it …

The 20 best breakfast recipes: part 1

Blanche Vaughan’s soft-boiled egg with anchovy toast<p>This is my favourite way to eat a simple boiled egg: crisp toast soldiers dipped into rich, runny egg yolk. There is something magical about the combination of salty anchovy, buttery toast and warm yolk.<p>I like to use salted anchovies, rather than …

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Photograph: Felicity Cloake for the Guardian<p>Leela Punyaratabandhu experiments with many vegetables and fruits for her som tam.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/22/1437564818796/acd6056c-388c-492f-9ef5-0d17675c9f06-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Felicity …

Thai Food

Photograph: Louise Hagger for the Guardian. Food styling: Emily Kydd<p>Thomasina Miers’ griddled pork tenderloin with crushed broad beans: ‘An easy way to impress …

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Photograph: Michael Franke for the Guardian<p>Slip sole, seaweed butter at The Sportsman in Seasalter, Kent: beauty matters.<p>276<p>image/png<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/7/2/1435828765972/51a0311f-fc19-4fdc-9e9e-0046bff014e2-460x276.png<p>460<p>Photograph: Michael Franke for the …

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Photograph: Felicity Cloake/Guardian<p>Nigella Lawson’s coq au riesling.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/4/29/1430306881111/352ec615-792b-488f-8e1c-8b3bed3c711e-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Felicity Cloake/Guardian<p>Nigella Lawson’s coq au …

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I Tried Gwyneth Paltrow's Insane Workout

And it hurt just about as much as I expected it to.<p>At some point in the near recent past it became a requirement that all twentysomething yuppie women pepper their schedules with extremely hard boutique studio workout classes. You have your cultish spinning classes with the stadium seating, the …

Homemade Tonics to Cure Whatever Ails You

No matter what your ailment is, there's a tonic out there to cure it. Check out these homemade herbal concoctions to find which one fits the bill.<p><b>Every year, at the first sign of a stuffy nose</b>, the staffers at <i>Bon Appétit</i> head to the Test Kitchen, seeking out <b>Brad Leone</b> for help. No, Brad is not a …

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Quick Breakfast Ideas That Are Actually Healthy

5-Minute Breakfasts That Are Actually Healthy<p>Seriously, you have no excuse for hitting the drive-thru<p>If your idea of a grab-and-go breakfast is a bowl of cereal or a granola bar, prepare to have your mind blown. You can make a pretty impressive morning meal that’s actually good for you in five …

A Spanish Easter feast

Back at Mum and Dad’s house in my home village of Talaván we have a series of long Easter lunches and late evening meals, talking into the early hours. We always walk out to see the Semana Santa processions which snake around the old cobbled streets. My mother plans Easter weeks in advance. In the …

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The WI's ultimate shortbread recipe

The ladies of the Women's Institute pride themselves on their shortbread. Here is a classic and easy recipe to make at home<p>Every WI cook claims their version of shortbread is the best. This updated recipe is a typical example of one of the countless variations.<p><b>MAKES</b><p>14 fingers<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>200g plain …

Nashville-Style Hot Chicken

8 Servings<p>Active Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 4 min<p>No doubt about it, six tablespoons of cayenne is a lot, but that’s what Hattie B’s considers “medium.” For a milder heat, decrease to two tablespoons.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 3½–4-lb. chickens, each cut into 10 pieces (breasts halved)<p>1 tablespoon …

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7 Gorgeous Ways to Style Wet Hair

Go from shower to out the door in no time.

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Cast-Iron Skillet Pork Chops

4 Servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 25 min<p>Though it may seem like a counterintuitive practice, extra flipping is the secret to the golden-brown crust on these pork chops.<p>March 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon vegetable oil<p>2 1½”-thick bone-in pork rib chops (8–10 ounces each)<p>Kosher salt and …

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Best-Ever Grilled Cheese

Makes 1 awesome sandwich<p>After rigorous scientific testing for this best-ever grilled cheese, we’ve determined that sandwiches sliced in half on a diagonal actually taste better.<p>March 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 slices ½”-thick Pullman or other white bread<p>2 tablespoons mayonnaise<p>1 tablespoon unsalted …

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Easter roast lamb leg with spinach stuffing recipe

Crown your Easter table with this show-stopping roast lamb, teamed with an easy spinach stuffing, and beautiful pink grapefruit and rosemary jelly<p>A fabulous Easter roast, delicious with boiled baby potatoes and watercress (see below) and a spoonful of home-made grapefruit jelly. You'll end up with …

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Salted caramel whiskey bread and butter pudding recipe

There can be no dessert more comforting or delicious than bread and butter pudding - and it's even better with a caramel whiskey sauce<p>You could say that I grew up on bread and butter pudding. My mum or dad would prepare it at least once every two weeks. It is simple to make and great for using up …

Pimp My Mince Pie

<i>Editor's note: A version of this story was published in March 2011.</i><p>Get ready to roll out some dough, because it's almost Pi Day.<p>What's that, you ask? Think back to geometry class. Pi represents the ratio of a circle's circumference (the distance around the circle) to its diameter (the distance …

How to Make Lemon Bars

<i>Every other Friday, Yossy Arefi from Apt. 2B Baking Co. shares dessert projects that demand a little extra time and effort. Because your weekends should always be sweet.</i><p><i>Today: Yossy riffs on Alice Medrich's lemon bar recipe -- adding a little more zest and a little less sugar -- to achieve a bar</i> …

29 Gochujang Recipes to Give Your Food Some Sweet, Sweet Heat

We love gochujang for its sweet heat on everything from chicken to vegetables. Here are 29 recipes to get you started.<p><b>Gochujang is a staple in Korean cooking</b> and one of our favorite condiments to have on hand. Not familiar with it? It's the bright red paste found in everything from bibimbap to</i> …

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37 Indian Recipes We Love

Gallery37 Indian Recipes We Love<p>Making Indian food at home doesn't have to be intimidating. It also doesn't have to be limited to simple curries and tikka masala. There's an entire world of crispy cilantro fritters, rich and soothing coconut soups, and bright, refreshing mango drinks to try. We've …

24 Egg Breakfast Recipes to Start Your Day

More<p>Eggs<p>Buying tips, techniques, and recipes, no matter how you like them.<p>Eggs are a staple of my diet, and while I eat plenty for lunch and dinner, they're still most often seen on my breakfast table. Versatile, affordable, with a nice dose of protein to kick off your day, it's no wonder that eggs …

29 Recipes to Get You Really Excited for Spring

These are our 29 very best springtime recipes—bring on the peas!<p><b>Nothing tastes better than the first few springtime meals.</b> Light, bright, lemony, and packed with peas; these are our favorite ways to celebrate the season.

Great recipes from Nigel Slater, Madhur Jaffrey, Tom Kerridge and more<br>• The final part of this series launches on Thursday<p>If you cannot get the egg yellow food colouring, use any other yellow colouring to get a strong saffron colour. The amount you need will vary. If you use liquid yellow food …

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19 Cheesy Recipes that Prove Everything's Better with Cheddar

Everything's better with cheddar cheese—these 19 recipes prove it.<p><b>You know what they say:</b> Everything's better with Cheddar (oh wait, or feta.). It's true! These recipes for queso, waffles, sandwiches, toasts, and popovers (to name a few) star one of our very favorite cheeses.

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20 best chicken recipes: part 2

Fuchsia Dunlop’s gong bao chicken with peanuts<p>Serves 2 as a main dish or 4 as part of a Chinese meal<b><br>boneless chicken breasts</b> 2 (300-350g in total), with or without skin<b><br>garlic cloves</b> 3<b><br>an equivalent amount of ginger</b><b><br>spring onions</b> 5, white parts only<b><br>dried chillies</b> a handful (about 10)<b><br>cooking oil</b> 2</b> …

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16 Noodle Soup Recipes to Slurp Your Way Through All Winter

Here are 16 noodle soups to make for dinner tonight and every night.<p><b>It's cold, and you could use a pick-me-up.</b> Like, say, a steaming bowl of tender noodles, meat, and vegetables floating in hot broth. Here are 16 noodle soups to make for dinner tonight and every night. Spoons optional.

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10 decadent chocolate dessert recipes for Valentine's Day from around the USA

Nothing says I love you quite like a homemade chocolate dessert. We asked the editors of Edible magazines across the country for their favorite Valentine’s Day chocolate dessert recipes. From rich, spicy hot chocolate to gluten-free ricotta brownies with cherries, these indulgent treats are sure to …

4 Romantic Valentine's Day Menus to Cook at Home

Trust us: You don't want to go to a restaurant on Valentine's Day. Make one of these menus at home, instead.<p><b>Cooking at home is way more romantic</b> than going out on Valentine's Day. For starters, you don't have to deal with mediocre food at extortive prices. Grab a bottle of wine and cozy up with one …

Chocolate Peanut Butter No-Bake Cookies Are the Greatest Recipe of All Time

What's better than cookies? Chocolate peanut butter no-bake cookies, of course. That's why they are the greatest recipe of all time.<p><i>You know those recipes we hold near and dear to our hearts because they are really the greatest ever of all time? Well, we’re using this series as an opportunity to</i> …

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