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Bake with Anna Olson

Lemon Meringue Squares

These lemon meringue squares are a dressier version of a lemon square and are topped with a cooked marshmallow layer. For a simpler, more traditional lemon square, simply omit the meringue marshmallow layer. Makes 1 8-inch pan 9 servings Ingredients Crust: 2/3 cup graham cracker crumbs ½ cup all purpose flour ½ cup flaked sweetened […]

Food

Hotcakes with Mango and Banana Sauté

These nifty little hotcakes are as light as a feather and can be made in the time it takes to heat the frying pan! You could serve them with berries, but the mango and banana is a delicious combination. And because both fruits are naturally high in sugar, this only needs a drizzle of maple […]

Donna Hay Fast Fresh Simple

Sticky Chilli Chicken

Serves 2. Ingredients 3 long red chillies, deseeded and finely sliced 1 tablespoon finely grated ginger 1 stalk lemongrass, white part only, finely sliced 2 tablespoons fish sauce ⅓ cup (80ml) white wine vinegar ⅓ cup (75g) caster (superfine) sugar 2 x 200g chicken breast fillets, trimmed and halved lengthways 300g snake or green beans, […]

Chef At Home

Whole Grain Pancakes

EASE OF PREPARATION:  Easy, Moderate, Complex A recipe is merely words on paper; a guideline, a starting point from which to improvise. It cannot pretend to replace the practiced hand and telling glance of a watchful cook. For that reason feel free to stir your own ideas into this dish. When you cook it once, […]

5-Ingredient Fix

Stone-Ground Grits with Gruyere

PREP TIME: 5minCOOK TIME: 45minSERVES: 4 servings Ingredients  1 cup stone-ground white corn grits 2 cups chicken stock, plus more if necessary 2 cups half-and-half 1 cup grated Gruyere 1 to 2 tablespoons bacon drippings, optional Kosher salt and freshly cracked black pepper  Directions Step 1Put the grits in a large bowl, fill with water […]

Chef At Home

Handmade Gnocchi

Yield:  4 servings Ingredients 3 large baking potatoes 3 eggs, lightly whisked 3 cups flour Sprinkled sea salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste 1/2 teaspoon of nutmeg Olive oil Method Bake the potatoes until they’re tender when pierced with a fork, about an hour. Scoop the flesh out of potatoes and put into […]

Food

How To Cook Well with Rory O’Connell

Rory O’Connell is probably Ireland’s most experienced cookery teacher – he has been teaching people how to cook for more than 30 years, having co-founded the Ballymaloe Cookery School with his sister, Darina Allen. And in this brand new series, Rory introduces the timeless, classic, and essential techniques, which every cook needs to understand and […]

Décor

Real Designing Women

Four of the most successful female interior designers working in North America today, Dee Dee Taylor, Eustace (Toronto), Lori Dennis (L.A.), Jennifer Flanders and Nina Freudenberger(NYC) lead us on a fun, fascinating and completely real jaunt through everything and anything design related (real designers, real clients, real everyone) – it’s their world and we’re invited […]