Homa Khaleeli


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    • The Anti-Diabetes Diet: A 2,000 Calorie-a-Day Food Planner

      Beat diabetes and save the NHS: heres what a weeks worth of healthy meals looks like. Just go easy on the lentils...

    • Quinoa, Espresso and Bruschetta: The Foods Getting Your Tongue in a Twist

      Getting knees mixed up with your gnocchi? Even food buffs such as Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall and Jay Rayner trip up over unpronounceable eats that, in one fell swoop, can brand you an unsophisticated hick or a pretentious pedant

    • Spice - The New Horsemeat? Be Warned If You're Allergic to Nuts

      Traces of nuts found in paprika used by a catering company have led to the recall of certain products from supermarket shelves.

    • Scientists Have Found a Way to Unboil Eggs and it Could be a Life-Saver

      It may not sound like the most useful of scientific endeavours, but the methods used to turn a hard-boiled egg back into its liquid state could bring major benefits to areas as diverse as cheese-making and cancer research.

    • Hot Right Now: How Sriracha has Become a Must-Have Sauce

      Cult condiment that has made its way from south-east Asian restaurants to UK supermarkets described as ketchup with a kickMove over Worcestershire, look out Tabasco - a new sauce is vying for Britain's palates, after emerging in Thailand and finding...

    • A Global Guide to Pickles

      Homemade preserves are a favourite among many cooks around the world. Here are some tasty recipes for kimchi, achar and torshi from Korea, India and IranPickles have a tendency to make our eyes water, and it's not just their sharp taste. For me it's the...

    • Why the First National Waiters Day Should be Worth the Wait

      Waiting tables is seen as a lowly profession by some, but a new campaign aims to change that. I went front of house at three top restaurants to see how difficult the job really is.Shelley can't help it. Before she can control herself she has ...

    • Yo! Sushi Drone Delivery - Will It Take Off?

      First came conveyor-belt service, now the chain has developed its "first flying serving tray". So could a test flight bring the food safely down?Chunks of prawn cracker are flying through the air, next comes an ominous crash. It's not the best start,...

    • Dates Truly are the Fruit of Paradise

      Forget those hard, sticky things you get given every Christmas. At their best, dates are an eastern delight - and one that more and more chefs are eager to share.Biting through the paper-thin skin of a medjool to the juicy sweetness of the flesh beneath,...

    • Horsemeat Burgers: The Best and Worst Jokes

      The news that traces of horsemeat had been found in frozen beefburgers caused a torrent of gags to be unleashed on Twitter. Here are some of the best - and worst.A little horse? News that some beefburgers sold in supermarkets contain horsemeat has unleashed...

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