Breakfast Paris

Croque monsieur

Serves 4 A typical Parisian breakfast would involve cycling to the boulangerie down the street and collecting some fresh croissants and baguette to eat with Bon Maman - strawberry jam and fresh butter. London-based Parisian Anais Cossa notes that,...
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Yucatan habanero hot sauce

INGREDIENTS 1 tbsp vegetable oil 150g carrots, chopped 1 medium onion, chopped 4 cloves garlic, minced 5 habanero chillies (or Scotch bonnets), stalks removed 125ml water 65ml lime juice 65ml white wine vinegar 2 tsp salt METHOD Heat...
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The perfect taco

Serves 4 INGREDIENTS stack of maize tortillas 2 chicken breasts, diced 8 tbsp refried beans 1 onion, diced 2 tomatoes, diced 2 very ripe avocados, sliced 1 lime, juice only METHOD For each taco, heat a tortilla in a hot, dry pan for...
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Mexico a go-go

Written by ELEANOR ROSS Unlike the locals, Eleanor Ross wasn’t born with a chilli in her mouth. But in Mexico, she learnt to love feeling the burn. When the sun sets over the Caribbean it sets pink, like a plump grapefruit lowering itself into the sea....
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A culinary guide to Amsterdam

Written by KAVITA FAVELLE Kavita Favelle looks past the museums, architecture, canals and nightlife of Amsterdam to discover delicious Dutch specialities for the hungry and thirsty visitor. The city of Amsterdam attracts a diverse multitude of...
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Taiwanese beef noodles

Serves 2 INGREDIENTS For the Taiwanese soup: 2 tbsp peanut oil 1 large spring onion or shallot, finely chopped ½ a large onion, chopped 2 tbsp grated fresh ginger (young ginger with soft light-coloured skin is best) 2 cloves garlic,...
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Tour with a MasterChef in 2015

Written by ELEANOR ROSS Eleanor Ross builds an appetite for a delicious range of worldwide culinary adventures curated by MasterChef experts. You don’t have to visit the south of Italy for strong flavours heavy with garlic, or make a trip to the Big...
Thali Aloo Paratha

Aloo paratha

Serves 6 INGREDIENTS For the dough: 500g plain flour ½ tsp salt 1 tbsp vegetable oil For the stuffing: 2 potatoes, boiled 1 tsp cumin seeds, roasted 1 onion, finely chopped 2 green chillies, finely chopped ½ tsp salt To...
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Muttar paneer

Serves 4 INGREDIENTS 2 tbsp rapeseed oil ½ tsp cumin seeds 1 onion, chopped 2 juicy tomatoes, chopped 1 tsp tomato purée 1 tsp ground cumin 1 tsp ground coriander ½ tsp chilli powder ½ tsp ground turmeric 300g paneer, chopped...