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Burgers on BBQ
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Revolutionise your Grill Game with Smash and Trash Burgers
Here are the ultimate burgers that are guaranteed to beat all others this summer - crispy on the outside and juicy on the inside. Follow ChefSteps secret tips for smash and trash burgers and you'll never go wrong.
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Watch Josh Niland Masterfully Break Down a Kingfish
Watch the Australian 'fish wizard' doing what he does best in this mesmerising clip, as he masterfully breaks down a large kingfish, from head to tail.,
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Cereal Pancakes: The Miniature Breakfast Pancakes
Meet the mini pancake sensation taking over social media platforms like TikTok and Instagram.
Puits d'amour
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Sébastien Gaudard's "Puits d'Amour" is Dessert Perfection
If life in lockdown has awakened your sweet tooth, this is the French pastry of dreams you'll want to be whipping up next, otherwise known as "wells of love."
Nut Milk
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How to Make Almond Milk at Home
Have you run out of almond milk? Discover how to prepare your own nut milk at home and why the consumption of nut milks has increased in the past years.
Mimosa Cake
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How to Make Mimosa Cake: The Italian Celebratory Sponge
Learn how to make this delicious Italian sponge cake and celebrate International Women's Day, or any other day worth indulging!
How to make good coffee at home
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How to Make Good Coffee at Home: 7 Types of Coffee
If you're missing your morning hit of caffeine freshly brewed by your local barista, you can still have a go at home with surprisingly convincing results. From espresso to flat white and caffe latte, here's how to re-create those coffee-shop favourites in your own kitchen without a machine.
Michelin Chefs Cook Ground Beef
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Watch Michelin Chefs Cook Ground Beef
Ground beef recipes are given star treatment in the hands of Michelin starred chefs like April Bloomfield, Marco Pierre White and Gordon Ramsay, as they put their spin on classic comfort food dishes, from burgers to chilli beef lettuce wraps.
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13 Essential Baking Substitutes for When you Need Cake
Missing some essential baking ingredients? With a few handy hints and a few swop in ingredients, you can still channel your inner baker to produce some equally remarkable results. Here's a list of how to manage when you're missing a key ingredient.
Poolish
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Poolish or Biga: Meet the Starters that Add Character to your Bake
Poolish, also called liquid biga or yeast, is a leavening method used in indirect baking. It's a pre-ferment that makes baked goods soft, fragrant and aromatic, especially bread and pizza.
Food Storage
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27 Tips and Techniques to Make Fresh Food Last Longer
Tired of bananas going bad, forgotten sauces at the back of the fridge and stale bread? With a few tips, you'll be able to make your fresh produce and pantry essentials last longer. Find out here.
Yeast
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3 Different Yeasts and How to Use Them
If you've unleashed your inner baker in quarantine and managed to find yeast in these unprecedented times, you'll have discovered they were not all created equal. Here's the lowdown on the three main commercially available yeasts.
 Beer bread
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Buttery Beer Bread is Your Lockdown Essential
Buttery beer bread is the lockdown essential you didn't know you needed. Learn how to make delicious beer bread.
Pickles
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How to Pickle Almost Anything
Pickling fresh vegetables is so easy to do at home and it will provide you with crunchy, tangy pickles to add to anything throughout the whole year.
Poke Cakes
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How to Make a Poke Cake: Delicious Tips and Recipes
Time to bake? Then try a poke cake! The irresistible retro throwback for fun flavourful baking.
Soda Bread
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Yeast Free Bread Recipes for Easy Homemade Bread
Out of yeast? Don't that stop your need to knead! Here are 5 easy recipes for making delicious home made bread, no yeast required.
Chef Ferran Adria
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Ferran Adriá cooks with us through Coronavirus
Chef Ferran Adria is helping us through coronavirus crisis with a cooking course on twitter with recipes and tips for cooking in an emergency.
Cooking Lessons
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Milk Street is Offering Free Online Cooking Courses
Enrol in a free online cooking course with Christopher Kimballs' Milk Street and learn how to perfect your pasta, master your multicooker, char your carrots and much much more with over a dozen courses to choose from.
Pizza
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How to Make a Perfect Pizza at Home
Do you want to enhance your time, maybe while on lockdown? Learn from the best and make restaurant-style pizza at home!
Massimo Bottura's Kitchen Quarantine
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Kitchen Quarantine with Massimo Bottura - Tortellini in brodo and tortellini in panna (cream)
Watch as Bottura has fun making this classic favourite for dinner in his home kitchen surrounded by his family.
Massimo Bottura's Kitchen Quarantine
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Kitchen Quarantine with Massimo Bottura - Thai Curry
Watch as 3 Michelin starred Italian chef Massimo Bottura makes a vegetable thai curry using paste from Indian chef Gaggan Anand for dinner in his family's ho
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Kitchen Quarantine with Massimo Bottura - Warm Bollito Salad
Watch as Massimo Bottura cooks up an incredible feast for his family's saturday night dinner; a selection of boiled meats, mayonnaise, a salad with herbs and
Massimo Bottura Kitchen Quarantine
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Massimo Bottura and Family Launch "Kitchen Quarantine" Cooking Show
Join Massimo Bottura and family in their home kitchen every evening as they cook a quarantined meal from scratch. The show we all need right now.
Chef Thomas Keller cooking
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Thomas Keller's 3 Tips to up Your Cooking Game
These 3 tips from Chef Thomas Keller can enhance flavour and up your home cooking game.
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5 Essential Cookbooks for Every Serious Foodie
Here are five essential cooking books that every foodie should have.
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63 Different Ways to Cook a Potato
Mashed, fried, roasted, boiled, that’s four, but what about another 59 ways? Check out all the ways to cook a potato in this video by Bon Appétit. 
One pot recipes
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6 one pot recipes perfect for easy January cooking
Chicken pot pie, spicy sausage rice, chicken casserole, duck curry and more - ease yourself into cooking post-holidays with these one pot cooking recipes.
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Foods that bring good luck in the new year
Did you know pomegranates and noodles represent good fortune? Here's a list of other "good luck" foods consumed around the globe on New Year's Eve.
How to use Christmas dinner leftovers
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Don't bin it! 10 ideas on how to use your Christmas leftovers
Don't be a food waster! From leftovers to gourmet, turn your Christmas leftovers into delicious dishes to get excited about all over again. From a Naples-style frittata, to fried rice, here are some recipe ideas.
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In Naples, any leftover pasta, with or without sauce, is made into a pasta frittata the next day. Try it yourself, it's a great way to reuse food that ordinarily would go to waste!
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Baking an entire fish in salt is an old technique that results in perfectly seasoned, flaky fish.  
Miso dessert recipes
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The sweet side of miso: 6 recipes to try
Consider miso your secret weapon to the best brownies, caramel and apple cake. This funky fermented soybean paste adds an umami kick and sophisticated saltiness to desserts that's a whole other level.
Christmas pudding
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10 of the best Christmas desserts ever
Looking for the perfect Christmas desserts? Treat yourself and the ones you love to these mouthwatering holiday sweets that are totally worth the calories!
vegan appetizer
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10 Tasty Vegan Thanksgiving Appetizers
Need ideas for a vegan-friendly Thanksgiving menu? Get the recipes for vegan appetizers like couscous cakes, Michelin-star chef Swiss chard tart, cabbage sushi and more.
Soup recipes
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5 Soups for fall evenings
Cool evenings call for warm soups. Here are five fall soup recipes to make part of your fall kitchen repertoire.
Apple pie
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A guide to 12 apple varieties and what they are good for
Not sure which apples are best for baking, making sauce or eating raw? Here's a guide for 12 apple varieties and what to do with them.
Lentils
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5+1 easy lentil recipes to fix any weeknight dinner drama
Your weeknight dinner hero ingredient is most likely already in your pantry: lentils. Try out these six different recipes that maximise the versatility of this humble legume, from soup to bakes and mouthwatering croquettes.
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Cyber Monday Sous Vide Deals
Now's the time to take the plunge into the perfectly circulated hot water bath. Check out our picks for Cyber Monday deals on sous vide machines.
Kernza: What is it and how to cook with it
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Kernza: What is it and how to cook with it
Kernza could be one of the big food trends of 2019. But what is it and how do you use it in cooking?
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How to Make Arancini like a Sicilian: 5 Top Tips
Master baker Tommaso Cannata from Sicily, shares his advice on how to create this Sicilian street food par excellence.
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Netflix’s New Food Series Teaches The Fundamentals of Cooking
Netflix’s new food show, Salt Fat Acid Heat, demystifies the fundamentals of food by explaining the “holy grail” elements of cooking.
Watch Seiji Yamamoto Make His Famous Eel Dish
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Watch Seiji Yamamoto Make His Famous Eel Dish
Watch Michelin starred chef Seiji Yamamoto as he prepares the world famous eel dish at his RyuGin restaurant in Tokyo. Never seen so much caramelisation.
How to Caramelize Onions
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How to Caramelize Onions
Learn how to caramelize onions and get that beautiful sweet onion taste using different methods.
mushed potatoes
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Joël Robuchon Made The World's Best Mashed Potatoes: Here's The Recipe
Watch Joël Robuchon as he makes his world famous mashed potatoes: Purée de pommes de terre. The dish that made him world famous relies on delicious technique.
How to Make Classic Steak Sauces: 5 Great Video Recipes
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How to Make Classic Steak Sauces: 5 Great Video Recipes
Learn how to make steak sauce with these five video recipes focused on classic steak sauces.
Chef Says An Ice Cube Is the Trick to Make Juicy Burgers
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Chef Says An Ice Cube Is the Trick to Make Juicy Burgers
Check out this chef tip for how to make juicy burgers. All it takes is some good grill control and a few ice cubes.
20+ Ways to Plate Sauces
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20+ Ways to Plate Sauces
Go pro with your presentation with these three videos featuring over 20 ideas for how to plate sauces.
Heston Blumenthal's Ultimate Toastie
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Heston Blumenthal's Ultimate Toastie
Watch Heston Blumenthal making the ultimate cheese and ham toastie using some very special ingredients.
Nose-To-Tail Cooking: A Guide To Cooking Kidneys
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Nose-To-Tail Cooking: A Guide To Cooking Kidneys
Learn how to cook kidneys with our step-by-step guide. It will help you prepare this delicacy in a variety of tasty ways.
How to Make Stock
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How to Make Stock - 7 Great Video Recipes
A collection of video recipes for making homemade stocks, from chicken to vegetable, here's the stock pot lowdown.
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Thomas Keller Launches Online Cooking Classes
Thomas Keller, one of America's most influential chefs, is launching a series of online cooking classes covering a wide range of techniques and recipes.
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Marco Pierre White Cooks Calf's Liver Then Tells Journalist She Can Leave His Kitchen
Watch Marco Pierre White cook up a classic dish of calf's liver and onions before telling the person filming she can leave the kitchen.
How to Make Perfect Pie Pastry
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How to Make Perfect Pie Pastry
If you're one of the people who always skips the process of making your own pastry, up your game with this guide on how to make perfect pie pastry.
18 Different Cooking Techniques Explained
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18 Different Cooking Techniques Explained
Take a look at this infographic detailing 18 different cooking techniques, from searing to confit, blanching to spherification.
Cooking Fish with Molten Glass
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Cooking Fish with Molten Glass
You've heard of salt baking? Well check out what happens when you cook a whole fish in molten glass.
Cooking on Coals: How to Grill Without a Rack
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Cooking on Coals: How to Grill Without a Rack
It's actually pretty easy to grill without a rack, just use the right food and follow these simple tips.
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10 Ways Chefs Transform Ingredients with Technique
A great chef should know how to get the best out of any ingredient – even if they arrive underripe, overripe, out-of-season, or just plain dull.
Heston Blumenthal: 8 Tips for The Ultimate Bacon Sandwich
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Heston Blumenthal: 8 Tips for The Ultimate Bacon Sandwich
Watch Heston Blumenthal as he explains his personal method for bacon sandwich perfection.
23 Sauces You Need to Know
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23 Sauces You Need to Know
23 sauces every cook should know how to make, including the French mother sauces, BBQ and Thai dipping sauce.
Latin Recipe Tostones
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Latin Recipe: How To Make Tostones
Our resident Puerto Rican chef shares tips for how to make tostones, a tasty dish made of twice-fried plantains. It's the perfect side dish to rice and beans.
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14 Tips for Understanding Flavour
Develop a deeper understanding of flavour and become a better cook, with these tips from chef Paul Sorgule.
25 Cooking Oils and How to Use Them
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25 Cooking Oils and How to Use Them
Take a look at this infographic detailing 25 cooking oils and discover the best oil for cooking your next dish.
How to Cook Pork Belly, 3 Ways
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How to Cook Pork Belly, 3 Ways
Take a look at three videos showing how to cook delicious pork belly using three different methods.
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The Blumenthal Bot Teaches You How to Cook
The Heston Blumenthal Skype bot will deliver the latest recipes and cooking tips directly to you.
Okonomiyaki Sauce
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How to Make Okonomiyaki Sauce
This umami-packed sauce is an essential condiment in the Japanese kitchen as well as a topping sauce for Okonomiyaki. Find out just how easy it is to make.
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The Ultimate Sous Vide Searing Guide
Take a look at this great infographic showing how to sear sous vide meat to get that perfect crust every time.
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Watch: 5 Ingenious Office Lunch Hacks
Little Ye is the vlogger with a YouTube channel dedicated to some of the most amazing desk-based cooking hacks we've ever seen.
Chef Cooks Epic Meals Out in the Wild
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Chef Cooks Epic Meals Out in the Wild
Almazan Kitchen is a YouTube channel dedicated to wild cooking and the dishes the chef creates take outdoor food to another level. Find out more here!
How to Cook Wild Mushrooms
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How to Cook Wild Mushrooms
This quick and easy infographic offers up some tips on how to cook mushrooms in three different ways: sauté, sear and roast.
Cooking With Coffee: 5 Chefs Show You How
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Cooking With Coffee: 5 Chefs Show You How
Take a cue from these acclaimed chefs whenever you want to infuse your recipes with coffee - whether it be an appetizer, creamy risotto or decadent dessert.
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How to Cook Steak in the Dishwasher
Watch this video that shows you how to sous vide a steak in the dishwasher, before finishing in the pan.
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Chefs Share 17 Cooking Commandments
Chefs share 17 kitchen rules of thumb that all professional and home cooks should read.
10 Kitchen Hacks That Make Life Easier
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10 Kitchen Hacks That Make Life Easier
These simple tips and tricks will make life in the kitchen easier. Take a look and see which ones you haven't tried yet.
Cucamelons: The Small Fruit with Big Appeal
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Cucamelons: The Small Fruit with Big Appeal
Have you tried cucuamelons, the dinky fruit that adds a talking point to cocktails, salads and salsas?
Michelin Chefs Cook Onions in Many Ways
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Michelin Chefs Cook Onions in Many Ways
Diced, sliced, sautéed, souped and caramelised – watch Michelin–starred chefs as they cook with onions in many ways.
9 Top Grilling Tips from Chefs
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9 Top Grilling Tips from Chefs
Chefs share their top grilling tips for getting the most out of al fresco cooking this summer.
9 Handy Guides to Everyday Food Substitutions
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9 Handy Guides to Everyday Food Substitutions
Want to substitute food ingredients in baking, snacks or for more inexpensive ingredients? Here's the need to know alternatives.
9 Cooking Hacks Using Water
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9 Cooking Hacks Using Water
Check out these nine simple cooking hacks that use good old-fashioned water to make life in the kitchen that bit easier.
How to Cook Steak: The Best Way to Cook a Steak
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How to Cook Steak: The Best Way to Cook a Steak
Learn how to cook steak perfectly with ChefSteps and their 'Best Way to Cook a Steak' video.
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18 Cooking Tips: Chefs Share Their Secrets
Here are some of the best cooking tips shared by chefs via Reddit that will change the way you cook forever.
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20 Kitchen Hacks You Should Know
Check out this clever food infographic from Chef Works that lists 20 different kitchen hacks we all should know.
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24 Cooking Tips: Chefs Share Their Best Cooking Advice
Thousands of chefs have shared their cooking advice in a Reddit conversation - here's some of the best.
8 Crave-Worthy Vegan Condiments
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8 Crave-Worthy Vegan Condiments
Here are 8 tasty vegan condiments made without eggs, milk or butter. Some may surprise you.
9 Handy Kitchen Tricks To Save on Time and Money
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9 Handy Kitchen Tricks To Save on Time and Money
Sometimes it's fun to get a little creative in the kitchen and apply a few simple solutions, from saving leftovers to sweat free cleaning tips.
How to Make Perfect Burger Buns Two Ways
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Homemade Burger Buns: How to make burger buns 6 ways
Ever made burger buns at home? If you already make your own burger pattys why not up your burger game and become a master with these six recipes, from a ChefSteps masterclass to fun mini burger buns.
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Cooking with a Zapotec in Teotitlán de Valle
We had the opportunity to learn some cooking tips from a Zapotec woman, a Mexican indigenous group who settled in the area of Oxaca: here's what happened.
8 Easy Apple Recipes, for More Than Just Apple Pie
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8 Easy Apple Recipes, for More Than Just Apple Pie
Stuck in an apple rut? Test out apples this autumn and put their versatility to good use in both savoury and sweet dishes, from salads to risotto.
5 Reasons to Champion Purslane: The Wonder Weed
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5 Reasons to Champion Purslane: The Wonder Weed
Purslane is cropping up on a lot of menus and predicted to grow in popularity.Get the lowdown on the tasty nutritious weed and what to do with it.
How to Make the Big Three Condiments: Mayo, Ketchup and Mustard
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How to Make the Big Three Condiments: Mayo, Ketchup and Mustard
Here's a quick video that shows you how to make mayo, ketchup and mustard for yourself at home.
How to Plate Like a Pro in 5 Simple Steps
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How to Plate Like a Pro in 5 Simple Steps
Plating a good looking dish needn't just be the domain of professionals. Have a look at these simple tips to get you started on plating like a pro at home too.
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Not only Nori and Kombu: 8 Edible Seaweeds You Should Try
Edible seaweed is no longer an ingredient just for Asian cuisines. Here's 8 edible seaweeds with advice on how to cook with them.
How to Smoke Meats On Your Grill
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How to Smoke Meats On Your Grill
A simple food infographic that shows people how to smoke meat using either a gas or charcoal grill at home.
Looking for New Mulberry Recipes? Try the Granita
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Looking for New Mulberry Recipes? Try the Granita
If you want to try new mulberry recipes, donìt miss this granita made with black mulberry: a plant originally from Asia cultivated in Europe for years.
Original Preserves: 4 Jam Ideas You Should Try
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Original Preserves: 4 Jam Ideas You Should Try
Here are 4 ideas for an equal number of recipes for making some original preserves. Unusual flavours and common pairings, for enoying your breakfast!
7 Cooking Problems Explained with Videos
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7 Cooking Problems Explained with Videos
A selection of seven videos that will teach you how to tackle some common kitchen tasks with ease, like chopping onions with no tears.
Cooking With Quinoa: 5 Sweet and Salad Ideas
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Cooking With Quinoa: 5 Sweet and Salad Ideas
Hamburgers, bisquits and even flour: if you like quinoa, a tasty and versatile superfood, try these 5 unexpected ideas for cooking with quinoa.
Not just potatoes: how to make fruit and root vegan chips
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Not just potatoes: how to make fruit and root vegan chips
Everyone knows (and love) potato chips: but why not trying fruit, vegetables or simply other types of root vegetables? Here are some not ordinary vegan chips.
10 Foods You Didn't Know Can be Kept in the Freezer
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10 Foods You Didn't Know Can be Kept in the Freezer
It's easy to say vegetables, Mum’s home-made lasagne, pumpkin and fresh herbs: here is a list of 10 unexpected foods you can frozen and keep in the freezer.
How to Make Gluten Free Chocolate Brownies
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How to Make Gluten Free Chocolate Brownies
To prepare chocolate brownies without gluten all you need are a few simple cooking tips: find out how to make delicious gluten free chocolate brownies at home.
Three One Minute Cooking Tips
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Three One Minute Cooking Tips
Learn hot to substitute wine in cooking or de-vein a prawn with this collection of cooking tips from Jamie Oliver's Food Tube channel,
5 Microwave Tips and Tricks You Should Know
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5 Microwave Tips and Tricks You Should Know
A collection of cool microwave cooking tips and tricks: from how to make foam milk for coffee, to a quick and easy way to make bacon.
How to Make That Chocolate Flower Dessert
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How to Make That Chocolate Flower Dessert
A video recipe that shows you exactly how that famous melting chocolate flower is made - now you can cook up your own at home.
7 Videos That Will Help Improve You Plating and Serving
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7 Videos That Will Help Improve You Plating and Serving
ChefSteps have produced a comprehensive guide to help improve your plating and serving skills, with seven videos sure to give you some useful tips.
Video - 10 Ways to Season a Steak
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Video - 10 Ways to Season a Steak
A nice video that explains ten tasty ways to season your steak, with wet and dry rubs that include flavours from around the world.
Become a Coffee Master with These ChefSteps Classes
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Become a Coffee Master with These ChefSteps Classes
Master your coffee preparation with a collection of classes from ChefSteps - covering everything from simple roasting techniques to the perfect coffee machine.
How to Juice a Lemon
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How to Juice a Lemon
British chef Jamie Oliver shows us all how to juice a lemon - it sounds simple but he has a good trick for getting the most juice our of your fruit.
15 Cooking Oils and How to Use Them
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15 Cooking Oils and How to Use Them
A simple chart that lists a range of different oils, their smoke points and how to use them when cooking.
How to Make Perfect Steak and Red Wine Sauce
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How to Make Perfect Steak and Red Wine Sauce
A great video that shows you how to make a perfect steak with wonderfully rich red wine sauce - yet another top guide from ChefSteps.com.
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Find Out What Upsets People at Dinner Parties
A look at what people like and dislike when attending dinner parties with some tips on the best gift to bring the next time you're invited.
How to Prepare an Artichoke
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How to Prepare an Artichoke
A short video explaining a simple method for preparing an artichoke, something that's much easier than you think.
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How to Cook Without a Book - The One Book You Need
A simple book that teaches us all not to use books when cooking - the one book we all need in the kitchen,
Jamie Oliver - How to Fillet a Sea Bass
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Jamie Oliver - How to Fillet a Sea Bass
Jamie Oliver shows us all that filleting a fish is not as difficult as it looks - taking us all through the steps of how to fillet a sea bass.
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The Science of Tempura Japanese Batter
What is tempura and how to make the perfect tempura batter? Some science tips will let you know how to prepare this Japanese recipe to fry fish or vegetables.
10 Healthy Office Lunches
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10 Healthy Office Lunches
A collection of 10 healthy recipes that are perfect for the office, it's simple top eating junk at the office and prepare your food the night before.
Watch Pierre Koffmann Cook A Perfect Omelette
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Watch Pierre Koffmann Cook A Perfect Omelette
Pierre Koffmann takes to the stage at MAD 4 to tackle the question 'What's Cooking?' with three very different demonstrations.
How to Make Pumpkin Spiced Latte
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How to Make Pumpkin Spiced Latte
A simple infographic that shows you how to quickly make a Pumpkin Spiced Latte recipe at home - including a link for making your own spice blend.
How to Make Pad Thai Noodles
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How to Make Pad Thai Noodles
Here's a really simple recipe for how to make Pad Thai noodles - the most popular stir fried noodle disk in Thailand.
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Learn to Use Your Knife with These Online Lessons
A selection of four videos that teach the basics of knife skills and exactly how to properly maintain chef knives.
Gordon Ramsay's Homemade Donut Recipe
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Gordon Ramsay's Homemade Donut Recipe
Gordon Ramsay shows us his homemade donut recipes - perfect little donuts filled with a wonderfully rich chocolate ganache enhanced with a touch of butter.
9 Useful Food and Drink Hacks
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9 Useful Food and Drink Hacks
A great infographic that lists nine useful cooking hacks that can easily be implemented in the kitchen at home.
How to Use Spices - Simply Explained
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How to Use Spices - Simply Explained
Here's three useful infographics that will teach you how to use spices. From what spices go with well with certain foods to how to make spice blends.
Chinese Style Rib Eye Steak Recipe by Jamie Oliver
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Chinese Style Rib Eye Steak Recipe by Jamie Oliver
A top rib eye steak recipe thanks to the chef Jamie Oliver and his Chinese inspired dish that's easy to cook at home.
Gordon Ramsay's Creamy Hummus Recipe
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Gordon Ramsay's Creamy Hummus Recipe
Michelin starred chef Gordon Ramsay cooks up a creamy hummus recipe made with roasted squash and a homemade Moroccan spice mix.
Mexican Tomato Soup
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Mexican Tomato Soup
Jamie Oliver offers up another video on his Food Tube channel, this time showing us all how to make a spicy Mexican tomato soup.
How to Cook Bacon in the Oven: is Baking Bacon the Best Method?
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How to Cook Bacon in the Oven: is Baking Bacon the Best Method?
Here's a simple video recipe that says cooking bacon on the stove is the wrong method, suggesting and teaching how to cook bacon in the oven.
How to Make Frozen Strawberry Margaritas
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How to Make Frozen Strawberry Margaritas
Nice video recipe from Chow for how to quickly make your own frozen strawberry margaritas - it's so much easier than you might think.
How to Make Butter in The Blender
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How to Make Butter in The Blender
A simple video that shows you how to make homemade butter in the blender, it takes no time at all and tastes so much better than store bought.
How to Make Classic French Onion Soup
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How to Make Classic French Onion Soup
One of Jamie Oliver's top Food Tubers shows us all how to make a simple yet tasty classic onion soup at home.
13 Ways to Make Hummus
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13 Ways to Make Hummus
An infographic that lists 13 different ways to make hummus, from a tangy ranch style hummus to a greek style version with a zesty hit.
How to Make Potato Chips in the Microwave
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How to Make Potato Chips in the Microwave
A video showing you a quick way to make homemade potato chips in the microwave, there's also a bonus vid on getting tricky ketchup out of the bottle.
Swap This for That - An Infographic
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Swap This for That - An Infographic
Here's a great infographic that offers up some simple food substitution suggestions to make your dishes a whole lot healthier.
The Flowchart of Guacamole
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The Flowchart of Guacamole
Here's a great flowchart that takes people through the process of making guacamole at home - with simple choices on heat, tomato and garlic.
Stop Throwing Juice Pulp in The Bin
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Stop Throwing Juice Pulp in The Bin
Stop throwing your juice pulp in the trash, instead watch this video and check out these simple suggestions on how to use it for other recipes.
A Visual Guide to Grilling Times
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A Visual Guide to Grilling Times
If you're looking for grill perfection then this infographic that offers up tips and tricks to grill meat is a great starting point.
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A New Online Cooking School by Chefs
Salted is a great new resource for anyone wanting to pick up some new kitchen skills and techniques from the comfort of their own home.
Make Nut Butters and Milks
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Make Nut Butters and Milks
This simple infographic takes a look at increase in people consuming nuts with some suggestions on how to make your very own nut butters and milks.
Video - Why You Should Cook Steak Frozen not Thawed
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Video - Why You Should Cook Steak Frozen not Thawed
Dan Souza from Cook’s Illustrated offers up an interesting take on cooking steak and argues that frozen steaks cook better than thawed ones.
How to Make Pasta Shapes
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How to Make Pasta Shapes
Here's a nice video from Jamie Oliver's Food Tube channel showing you how to make different pasta shapes at home.
Cooking With Kids - A Useful Guide
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Cooking With Kids - A Useful Guide
Taking kids into the kitchen is a great environment to help the learn. This infographic offers up a useful guide on cooking with kids.
Why Your Compost is Worth Big Bucks
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Why Your Compost is Worth Big Bucks
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