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Sea-salted chocolate and pecan tart recipe

For National Chocolate Week, chocolatier Paul A Young shares his gorgeous recipe for chocolate and pecan tart<p>Definitely one for a special dinner party. With its sophisticated, sweet chocolate pastry crust, unctuous ganache filling, and caramelised salted pecans, this tart will stop all conversation …

Heston Blumenthal's new book: These faux cookbooks leave me simmering

Cookbooks like 'Historic Heston' cost a fortune and feature recipes that few of us can make at home<p>Never mind austerity, it’s a good time for Heston Blumenthal. His Fat Duck restaurant in Bray has kept its maximum three Michelin stars, while his Dinner by Heston Blumenthal in London has just been …


The best knee-high boots – in pictures

High-heeled or flat-soled, knee-high boots are a reliably smart option for winter dressing. We've rounded up the best available this season, from Marni's luscious green patent numbers to the classic black and tan options

Fashion debrief: knee-high boots, Towie makeup and fluffy jumpers

In fashion news today …<p>• Fashion editor Jess Cartner-Morley tells us why fluffy jumpers are hot and how exactly this came to pass.<p>• Sara Ilyas has picked out the top knee-high boots to buy this season. We thought that fluffy jumpers plus boots was a rather lovely Kim Kardashian blond-era kind of a …

Brazil: teachers' protest in Rio de Janeiro turns violent

Japan Typhoon Wipha kills 17 people<p><b>At least 17 people have been killed after a powerful typhoon lashed Japan's eastern coast.</b><p>An island south of Tokyo, Izu Oshima, was worst hit by …

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