Category: Food

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Manchester tart recipe

The Manchester tart is an easy custard and fruit tart adorned with toasty coconut. Fresh raspberries elevate it to a dinner party pudding. Ingredients butter, for greasing 500g/1lb 2oz ready-made shortcrust pastry plain flour, for dusting 200g/7oz raspberry jam 3 tbsp desiccated coconut, plus

Lemon and mascarpone tart recipe

Simon Rimmer’s cool and creamy lemon tart can be prepared ahead of time and kept in the fridge. Make it extra special with raspberry champagne sauce. Ingredients 1 x 25cm/10in sweet shortcrust pastry tart shell, baked blind (you can use ready-made pastry)

Chocolate drip cake

This chocolate drip cake is the ultimate birthday treat for chocolate fans. For this recipe you will need four 20cm/8in sandwich cake tins (approximately 4cm/1.5in deep), a 20cm/8in and a 30cm/12in cake board, two non-slip cake mats trimmed to about

Salted caramel cake

This salted caramel sponge is layered with salted caramel frosting for complete decadence. Equipment and preparation: You will need 3 x 18cm/7in cake tins. Ingredients For the cake 250g/9oz unsalted butter, softened, plus extra for greasing 100g/3½oz golden caster sugar 100g/3½oz soft

Angel food cake with lemon curd

This American cake is incredibly light as it’s made with whisked egg whites. Mary Berry decorates her version with homemade lemon curd and passion fruit seeds. Equipment and preparation: You will need a 25cm/10in angel food cake pan. Ingredients For

Skip these Steps and You will Get a Tasty Pancake

A stack of light, fluffy pancakes generously buttered and swimming in maple syrup is a weekend staple in my little New York City apartment. Among the city’s beeping car alarms, throngs of people, and incessant hustle, this old-fashioned breakfast staple

11 Things You Should Really Never Microwave

Popping the wrong foods, containers, or mugs in the microwave could make you sick, expose you to harmful chemicals, or even (yikes!) start a fire. Follow these tips to avoid dangerous microwave mistakes. Hard Boiled Eggs Don’t let Pinterest fool

This Is the Right Way to Insert a Coffee Filter—But No One Does It

Using a coffeemaker isn’t exactly rocket science. You measure out your grounds, put them in the filter, add some water, and let the machine work its magic. There’s just one step that trips up even the biggest coffee addicts: sticking

Romantic Dinner Ideas to Cook for Your Partner This Valentine’s Day

These dinner dishes from professional chefs will save you the stress of making a reservation and keep you in the cozy comfort of home. Tomato-braised shrimp with fennel, capers, and onions The dish, from The Meatball Shop chef Daniel Holzman’s

The Ultimate Guide to the Best Cookware

If you’re worried about chemicals leaching into your food in your own kitchen, you’ll want to stock up on the safest types of pots and pans. Cast Iron Cast iron cookware is an old-fashioned favorite for a reason—not only is