Cooking Tips

How To Make Perfect (Non-Gluey) Mashed Potatoes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Making good mashed potato may sound like a simple task, but go off-piste and you'll find yourself with something that either resembles glue or had mor...

Carbonade Flamande (Pie Optional)

Linda Duffin | Posted 25.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Linda Duffin

Carbonade Flamande - or Beef in Beer - is a succulent, meaty casserole that provides a complete contrast to what many of us have been eating over Christmas.

My Top 10 Tips on Avoiding Christmas Disasters in the Kitchen

Rachel Khoo | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Rachel Khoo

As Christmas fast approaches, it's important to get planning now and prepare in advance to ensure a stress-free festive season. We all know that feeling when something unexpected happens on Christmas day, but there are simple measures you can put in place to prevent this - you'll be amazed how easy they are! And it's not just the kitchen that requires some TLC - keep you and your guests safe and warm at home by bleeding radiators, hanging heavy curtains to block out the cold and setting the room thermostat at 21°c (70°f). Here are my top tips on how to avoid Christmas disasters in the kitchen.

18 Reasons Why Gwyneth Paltrow Is Different From Us

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.04.2013 | UK Comedy

Now, we know it's hard to believe that the World's Most Beautiful Woman isn't like the rest of us. But we've been clicking our way through Gwyneth ...

LOOK: Edible Spray Paint Turns Food Into A Futuristic Feast

Solent News | Sara C Nelson | Posted 05.05.2013 | UK

Blue strawberries. Silver carrots. Golden apples. We’ve seen the future of food and it’s, er, sparkly. The world’s first edible spray paint ...

8 Best Modern 'Starters' Recipes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle

After HuffPost UK Lifestyle asked politely, eight of the greatest cooks from Great British Chefs came forward with their best starters recipes for ent...

Five Tips for British BBQ Success

Elle-Rose Williams | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Elle-Rose Williams

Hosting a successful BBQ in the UK doesn't have to be impossible. OK, the weather may make things difficult at times - but it doesn't have to be a disaster just because everyone gets a little wet. A burger in the rain is the new hype - haven't you heard?