UK Recipes

St Patrick's Day Recipes (Because There's More To Ireland Than Drinking Guinness)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

St Patrick's Day is upon us, and what better way to celebrate - apart from dressing up like a leprechaun and downing pints of Guinness - than cooking ...

Easy Cadbury Creme Egg Chocolate Flapjack Recipe

Holly Bell | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Holly Bell

If I see one more creme egg brownie picture in my facebook feed I'll scream. It's time to break out, try something new. I know they're good, I know. But a change is as good as a rest. And these babies are a little less guilt inducing. They've got oats in them for goodness sake. Slow release carbs combined with an Eastery sugar fix.

Indian Vegetarian Recipes: Savoury Yoghurt Kebabs And Blackberry Lassi

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Holi is one of India’s most energetic and vibrant festivals taking place on 17 March, traditionally celebrated by throwing bright paints and powders...

Colour Your Food Green For St. Patrick's Day - Without Food Dyes

Katherine Hackworthy | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Katherine Hackworthy

Instead of pouring bottles of food colouring into your cakes, cupcakes and treats, you can add some leafy greens and get a few extra nutrients into your desserts as well. These natural vegetable colourings can't be tasted and add a vibrant green hue, perfect for St Paddy's celebrations.

Mother's Day Ideas: Homemade Gifts, Brunch Recipes, Edible Presents

The Huffington Post UK | Brogan Driscoll | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

This year Mother's Day falls on Sunday 30 March 2014. And now that you know - there's no excuse to swipe the last wilting flowers at the petrol statio...

Cabbage Soup Diet: Everything You Need Including Cabbage Soup Recipe And 7 Day Diet Plan

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

The Cabbage Soup Diet is designed to help people lose weight at a rate of knots. The plan lasts for just one week and dieters can expect to lose u...

Why Diets and Rice Cakes Don't Mix

Colin McQuistan | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Colin McQuistan

During my last contract I spent enough time hanging around the staff kitchen to know that these rice cakes things were an integral part of any girl about town's dieting regime. Ever since I have wondered "what is it about them that makes girls so miserable?"

How To Make The Perfect Pie

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

It's National Pie week - where veggies and carnivores can unite in their mutual love of pastry. Whether it's a beef or chicken pie with mushrooms,...

Rabbit With Mushrooms and Cider

Linda Duffin | Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Linda Duffin

I can't seem to stop making stews, it must be the weather. There's something about this one that reminds me of my Great Auntie Gertie, a woman almost as far round as she was tall, who my mother claimed held the unofficial rabbit speed-skinning record for north Lincolnshire.

My 'Beef' With Personal Trainers

Hanni Melnicenko | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Hanni Melnicenko

It's good for me to see what others are saying and doing and often I find gems of wisdom I can share with my coaching clients and email subscribers. This particular morning one thing caught my eye which really got my goat. It was a photo posted by a fitness professional (personal trainer) of their brekkie.

How to Get Your Kids into Cooking

Fiona Hamilton-Fairley | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Fiona Hamilton-Fairley

In my work with young children I'm often asked what you can do to keep kids interested and make cooking fun for them, the good news is it is possible! Therefore I thought it would only be right to share some tips with parents on how to get your kids into cooking and enjoying good fresh delicious food .

In My Kitchen... Sea Salted Honeycomb Butter

Eleanor Maidment | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Eleanor Maidment

Honey butter. I predict you'll hear about this heavenly combination a lot in 2014. I was first alerted to the revelation when, after falling head over heels for the cornbread at The Lockhart (a dapper new joint in Marylebone), I asked the chef how it was made.

Flipping Marvellous Food Tube Pancake Recipes

Jamie Oliver's Food Tube | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Oliver's Food Tube

We fired up our frying pans at Food Tube HQ this week and challenged the whole family to come up with top toppings for Shrove Tuesday. And the gang did not let us down, whipping up a splendid batch of Pancake Day videos.

Brazilian Recipes: How To Make Caipirinha, Churrasco, Feijoada And More

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

With Rio Carnival 2014 well and truly underway, many of us will be daydreaming about sunnier climes. But just because you're sat at a desk doesn't ...

The Dummies Guide To Making Pancakes

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

Pancake Day is upon us - the one day out of the year when the calories you consume from eating 10 pancakes don't count. (Not really). Still, what's...

Moroccan-spiced Meatballs

Linda Duffin | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Linda Duffin

This is a good way of using up cold beef left over from the Sunday joint if, like me, your eyes are bigger than your tummy and you ordered half a cow.

Nom! Superb Lamb Recipes For Spring

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As the start of New Zealand lamb season begins, we find ourselves wondering about the tastiest ways to re-introduce it into our food repertoire. H...

Baked Tofu With Sriracha - Instant Warmer for Winter

Shelina Permalloo | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Shelina Permalloo

Before I was involved with filming I always assumed that it would be a simple one shot wonder and voila! When you see food prepared on the screen it's really easy to forget the logistics behind filming food - I've since learnt that there's a lot of planning and thought before the shoot and a lot of preparation before each shot.

Kick Back With Food Tube

Jamie Oliver's Food Tube | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Oliver's Food Tube

We've been enjoying a stress free week at Food Tube HQ and our latest batch of videos certainly reflects this. With February's lashing rain and icy winds dominating our days, our thoughts have turned to warmer climates and chilling out with some fabulous food and drink.

Gluten-Free Diet Recipes (Including Flourless Cake, Bread Alternatives And Pasta)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle

For the uninitiated a gluten-free diet is the only treatment for coeliac disease - a life-long autoimmune disease caused by an intolerance to gluten, ...

Turmeric: The Ultimate Spice

Clark Russell | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Clark Russell

Turmeric improves blood flow and reduces brain inflammation, thus making you cognitively sharper while protecting against Dementia, Alzheimer`s, Parkinson`s and every other neurodegenerative disorder.

Scallops With Morcilla and Cauliflower Puree

Linda Duffin | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Linda Duffin

I love scallops but don't cook them often as Him Outdoors is lukewarm about them; I'm almost as fond of morcilla, the Spanish form of black pudding; the cauliflower puree I could eat with a spoon from the pan (and did).

Sri Lankan Devilled Chicken

Sam Stern | Posted 18.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Sam Stern

Sweet, sour, devilishly hot but full of complex flavours. I ate quite a few of these in Sri Lanka and this one just about measures up. It took me quite a few goes to get it right because it's all about the balance.

How To Make Homemade Sausage Rolls

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle

As far as we're concerned, it's still comfort food season. But that doesn't mean you have to slum it - French chef and cookery writer Stephane Reynaud...

Eat Your Greens - in Cake!

Katherine Hackworthy | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Katherine Hackworthy

Kale in a cupcake? Before you start backing out of the room, remember that carrot cake doesn't cause concern and there was a time when your smoothies were any colour but green.