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A one-of-a-kind whiskey for your one-of-a-kind dad

<b>The bottle:</b> High West Distillery’s Campfire, $70<p><b>The back story:</b> When picking the right whiskey for a Father’s Day gift, it typically comes down to …

Spaghetti Squash Bolognese Boats

<i>PSA: I’m offering a free preview copy of Paleo Takeout starting today through February 12th, via this 100% free bundle. A bunch of Paleo-minded</i> …

Cooking

How to Make Six-Ingredient Sesame Chicken Wings

When some people start eating healthier and eliminating junk from their diets, they miss things like pasta, bread, and cheese. Personally, I pine …

Coconut

The Best Whiskeys for Winter Holiday Gifting

The word whiskey (or whisky, depending on region of production) means innumerable things to a great many people. This brown spirit category plays catch-all for everything from the smokiest scotches to the oakiest bourbons. There are single malts and single pot stills. There are blends of every …

Whiskey

Top 10 single-malt scotch whiskies

Scotch drinkers like to keep things simple. Sure, you can make a fantastic Scotch cocktail, but most Scotch drinkers want to enjoy the smoky flavor unadorned except perhaps for ice, water or a splash of soda. Instead of trying to find the best mixers, Scotch drinkers are trying to find the top …

The 12 best whiskeys under $35

There's no need for the super premium variety when there are plenty of affordable options tagged at $35 or less.<p>Cheapism.com pored over the results of the 2014 Ultimate Spirits Challenge to find the best cheap whiskeys.<p>We then cross-checked the judges' picks against specialty blogs and online …

In Defense of Flavored Whiskey: The Best Bottles to Try

A couple of weeks ago, I posed a simple question on my social media outlets and to a few personal contacts: "<b>Have any of you tried a good flavored craft whiskey</b> that I might not know about?" Here are a few of my favorite responses:<p><i>Finding a good craft whiskey is like trying to find the best-looking</i> …

How to read a whiskey bottle label

Master sommelier and author Richard Betts doesn’t really believe in critics. To Betts, taste is so deeply personal; why leave the big decisions up to someone else?<p>It’s why his new book about whiskey isn’t a complicated or difficult-to-penetrate tome. The Essential Scratch & Sniff Guide to Becoming …

Winning Whiskey and Food Pairings

If you had a whiskey-pairing emergency, like what to serve with Killen's smoky ribs and brisket, would you know what to do? Read on.<p>Photo by Chuck …

Impressive New Single Malts for the Scotch Lover on Your Gift List

Listen up, single malt lovers.<p>If you grew up with a Scotch-drinking aunt or uncle, you probably know the name John Dewar & Sons. The brand’s …

31 Alternative Noodle Recipes That Pasta Fanatics Will Love

Noodles make whipping up a quick meal easy and tasty—they require virtually no <i>Iron Chef America</i> skills since it’s just boil water, cook pasta, drain, …

Chicken Korma

In my new office here in Pensacola Florida, we have an interesting combination of Navy families. Two of my co-workers have spouses they met while …

Spices

Char Siu (Chinese BBQ Pork)

There’s a restaurant here in Denver called Cholon that I have always try it. Problem is, it’s not gluten free friendly at all. But they have the most …

Food & Dining

Grain-free Coconut Flour Tortillas

*Update: I used to use a non-stick pan or a non-stick griddle for these. It is definitely the easiest way to make them, but in an effort to reduce …

Bhartha (Spicy Indian Eggplant) Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Bhartha (sometimes “bharta”) is a vegetarian Indian dish best served over a bowl of jasmine rice. My favorite iterations (including the one available up the road) include peas, which add a really good pop of color and texture. Make a huge batch -- you’ll be going back for thirds. …

Eggplant

Southwestern Grilled Chicken with Lime Butter

A new post from She Wears Many Hats.No more boring chicken dinners. This <i>Southwestern Grilled Chicken Recipe with Lime Butter</i> is an easy way to take …

Grilling

Brisket 101: Do You Know the Difference Between Texas Brisket and Regular Brisket?

There's brisket, and there's Texas brisket. Read on if you're confused about the difference.

Brisket

Chicken and Onion Tagine (Djej Besla)

1 tbsp. kosher salt, plus more to taste<p>6 cloves garlic, roughly chopped<p>2 tsp. cumin seeds, crushed<p>1 tsp. paprika<p>1 tsp. ground turmeric<p>5 tbsp. olive …

Onions

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Tom Kha Gai (Chicken Coconut Soup)

6 Servings<p>This silky, aromatic soup is a complete meal in a bowl.<p>September 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1” piece ginger, peeled<p>10 kaffir lime leaves or 1 Tbsp. lime zest and ¼ cup lime juice<p>6 cups low-sodium chicken broth<p>1½ lb. skinless, boneless chicken thighs, cut into 1” pieces<p>8 oz. shiitake, oyster, …

Mushrooms

Simple Cauliflower Rice

Here’s my second attempt at making cauliflower rice. My first attempt was a little too involved, but this time I adapted this recipe from Elana’s …

Onions

Red Wine-Braised Beef Shanks Recipe

Hefty beef shanks are braised in an ample amount of red wine with carrots and onions until the meat is tender and falling off the bone. The braising liquid and aromatic vegetables are then blended into a rich sauce.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>The aromatics and braising liquid blend together to form a …

Make This Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala ASAP

I didn't think chicken tikka masala could really get much better, but then I remembered my fall-time best friend: the slow cooker.

Slow Cookers

Pecan Pie with Bacon Crust + Caramel Drizzle

Just hear me out… we love pecan pie and we love bacon. I’m not saying that you should retire your tried and true almond flour crust that you adore so …

Baking

Slow-Cooker Beef Shank Osso Buco With Lemon-Parsley Gremolata Recipe

Who can say no to tender, braised meat in a rich sauce flavored with wine and vegetables, not to mention that ultra-flavorful and tender marrow inside a shank? The slow cooker makes the whole thing pretty darned easy, while beef shanks make it a heck of a lot cheaper than veal.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>…

Zenbelly's Pan-Roasted Chicken with Bacon and Apples

Simone Miller cooks food that I crave: farm-to-table dishes that both satisfy on busy weeknights <i>and</i> impress at weekend dinner parties.<p>I first fell head over heels for Simone’s cooking at a Pop-up Paleo dinner a couple of years ago. Her spot-on flavor combinations and skillful execution were impressive—and the No Joke Dark Chocolate Cake she served for dessert instantly became my go-to indulgence. When we were planning our January cookbook launch party, the first and best decision we made was to …

Crispy Mushroom Chips

Doing some party planning? Don’t be caught unprepared, gang; you don’t want to find yourself elbow-deep in buckets of sickly-sweet buffalo wings and …