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10 Fancy AF Champagne Cocktails To Celebrate The Holidays

Spoiler: The party doesn't stop at midnight.<p>Holiday party season is a GO, and that means you're going to need a lot of alcohol on hand. Nothing says party like a glass of bubbly, but get creative this year and try some insanely delish champagne cocktails. From margaritas to mules to mimosas, your …

Where to Stay in Paris: The Best Neighborhoods and Hotels for Every Type of Traveler

Whether a long-planned holiday or spontaneous weekend trip, your first time or fifteenth, an important question before traveling to Paris is: where …

6 European Islands You've Probably Never Heard Of Before

Europe is brimming with hidden gems. You just need to know where to look…especially if you're looking for under-the-radar European islands for your honeymoon. There’s no doubt that Ibiza and Mykonos are on your radar, but what about the Texel and Vis? These enchanting enclaves are among the …

21 Cooking Charts That'll Make Any Foodie Say "Excuse Me, What?!"

* prints and tapes to fridge *

Cocktail of the week: 10 Greek Street’s port and rum negroni

A classy way to use up any liquor leftovers

Rum

Kula Negroni Cocktail Recipe | PUNCH

Julie Reiner’s Kula Negroni swaps red vermouth for blanc and calls on a strawberry-infused Campari in her fruity twist on the Negroni recipe.<p>Print<br>• Save<p>…

Recipes

This Bubbly Negroni Is the Only Valentine’s Day Cocktail You Should Care About

And it requires just three ingredients.<p>The Negroni Sbagliato is the most romantic cocktail you can make. Evidence: It is red, the color of love! It involves sparkling wine! It’s from Italy! (Have you seen <i>Call Me by Your Name</i>?) It’s a little sweet and a little bitter—like romance! And saying it out …

Vermouth

Bitter Almond Negroni Cocktail Recipe | PUNCH

On paper, the three building blocks of a classic Negroni—gin, sweet vermouth, Campari—are nowhere to be found, but in their place a myriad of flavors …

Flavors

Charter: Smart Provisioning

My last day of a recent weeklong charter revealed an expensive lesson: when we gathered up all the leftover provisions, they covered the saloon …

Sailing

Short Ribs Slow-Roasted in Coconut Milk

4 servings<p>In this riff on Indonesian beef rendang, the meat is cooked in coconut milk until it breaks up into gloriously rich jammy solids and delicious fat. Our hands-off method delivers on two counts: It browns the beef, then cooks it until the meat is fall-apart tender. A low oven temp is …

Recipes

Bacon in the Oven

8 servings<p>Not only does this oven method recipe free you from needing to constantly tend the bacon while it cooks, but it also produces superior results. Other pros: no bacon grease splatter all over your stovetop, no flipping (so you won't scald your forearms with oil), and …

Recipes

Where to Eat in Paris Now: 7 Superb Restaurants and Bars to Try

I appreciate a Michelin-starred restaurant as much as any other gastronome.<p>But when I travel to Paris, which I’ve done a couple of times a year for the past several years, I seek out the kinds of bars and restaurants that I would have frequented had they been in New York—not the trendy spots, mind …

Paris Hotels Where You're Not Yet Looking

Room at the ParisterI’ve only ever lived in the 9th and 10th of Paris, but most of my tour clients never stayed in these areas. Moreover, the …

One Woman is Making it Easier to Experience Black Life in Paris

On my first trip to Paris 15 years ago, I walked into a tourist office off the Champs Élysées and asked the attendant where I could go to experience …

France

You’ve Been Making French Toast All Wrong (Here’s How to Do It Right)

Never settle for sad, soggy slices again.<p>A plate of perfect French toast—crispy round the edges, custardy in the center, and capped off with an amber …

Breakfast

How to Make Perfect Deviled Eggs

Fancy deviled eggs have become something of a trend. It seems that every little bistro and wine bar offers some sort of “elevated” take on the picnic …

7 Airbnbs for a dreamy Mediterranean island-hopping vacation

Growing up in a family of seven people, I quickly learned that there’s no such thing as planning <i>anything</i> too early. Booking that Airbnb you’ve been …

Richard Branson Has a Ridiculously Amazing Resort in Morocco — Here’s How to Visit

Believe it or not, Richard Branson does in fact leave the confines of Necker Island every once in awhile. But, when the billionaire does travel, it …

How to Make Ice Cream for Anyone, Anytime

Ice cream is most definitely my weakness and the dessert I am likely to reach for when my sweet tooth strikes. That means I have lingered in the …

9 Tips for Better-Than-Delivery Fried Rice

By Alex Delany<p>If you've got some almost-stale rice you're halfway there.<p>Fried rice is that takeout staple that everyone from hungover college students to too-tired-to-make-dinner-tonight professionals can agree is delicious. It's a wonderful food, but figuring out how to make fried rice at home …

Recipes

International Jazz Festival 2017: American musician Greg Banaszak gives us the sax talk

Nov,26 2017 19:51:12 IST<p>Day 3 of NCPA International Jazz Festival will see the Greg Banaszak Quintet perform a tribute concert to some of the …

This Is the Weirdest-Best Way to Cook Short Ribs

By Carla Lalli Music<p>Tired of the same old braise? This slow-roasted short ribs recipe is for you.<p><i>Welcome to Never Fail, a semi-regular column where we wax poetic about the recipes that never, ever let us down. This week: the slow-roasted short ribs recipe that food director Carla Lalli Music just</i> …

Cooking

How to Travel to the Amalfi Coast

Italy’s Amalfi Coast is sprinkled with stunning seaside towns. T+L’s guide will help you navigate the region like an expert.<p>The allure of the Amalfi …

PUNCH | In Search of the Best Negroni Cocktail Recipe

Is it worth the time searching for the ultimate Negroni? The formula for the century-old cocktail is simple and seemingly carved in stone: equal …

What I Learned from Competitive Blind Wine Tasting at Oxford

I figured if I was going to be at Hogwarts, I might as well put on a goddamned wizard robe.<p>When I arrived at Oxford for grad school, I don't think the culture shock really hit me until I got to the Freshers' Fair, better known as that clusterfuck of confused new students walking past rows of …

The Best Salmon Toppings You Haven’t Tried Yet

Here are three delicious, creative ways to flavor your salmon fillets.<p>Are you bored with your same-old, basic salmon recipes? Try one of these easy, …

The 19 Best Foods for Health and Happiness

If a single food was guaranteed to make you instantly slim or happy, or end your allergy woes, stores would have to fight back the feverish shoppers. …

Mavis Staples Wonders, 'If All I Was Was Black'

Mavis Staples is in her eighth decade of singing. She began performing spiritual music as a child in the 1940s and then traveled across the country with her family on the gospel circuit as part of The Staple Singers. Along the way she saw the ugly side of racist America. Now Mavis Staples has new …

Guide from a local to the Amalfi Coast

Table of Contents<p>This post is also available in: Italiano (Italian)<p>Writing about places we hold dear is never easy. I have left a piece of my heart …