How to safely pit an avocado

The Secretary of the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAPRAS), Simon Eccles, was recently in the news for raising awareness of hand injuries sustained by removing an avocado pit by impaling it with a knife. He himself sees an average of 4 cases of ‘avocado hand’ a week. Apparently, numbers are increasing

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Parmesan-crusted scrambled egg omelette

The video (from Lennard Young) shows a simple but effective method for an omelette that I only recently became aware of (but that might be widely known to others). It is excellent. Three layered textures and flavours: crispy parmesan outer crust holding a simple egg omelette encasing a decadent scrambled egg centre. Plus, it’s a one-pan dish. My

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