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How to Raise a Reader

An interview with best-selling children's author Jon Scieszka<p>Author Jon Scieszka, a former elementary school teacher, has introduced kids to <i>The Stinky Cheese Man</i>, the Trucktown picture books, the Time Warp Trio series of historical adventure books, and a dozen other of his creations, of which 11 …

A Gift Guide For The Home Cocktail Enthusiast

So let’s say you have a friend or family member who is into mixing cocktails. And let’s go a bit further and say they are worthy of a gift. What …

Stocking Stuffers: Bar & Spirits

<b>Editor’s Note:</b><i>The stockings are hung by the chimney with care. Now what the hell are you gonna put in there? Ah, stocking stuffers — the little</i> …

James Bond Martini

<b>Smoky's Club • Madison, WI</b> For this variation on the Vesper from Ian Fleming's first James Bond novel, <i>Casino Royale</i> bar manager "Martini Bob" Perry …

Top 20 Bourbons Around $30 - The Bourbon Review

<i>By Justin Thompson, Editor in Chief</i><p>OK. So I get asked all the time, “What’s your favorite Bourbon”, and my answer is usually one of two …

Bourbon Whiskey

How to Make a Hot Toddy Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: It's time to warm up your liquor. Associate Editor Marian Bull is walking us through the art of the …

Sweaters

The Bourbon Bucket List: 15 Bourbons You Need to Try at Least Once

No other drink is as American as bourbon. Eastern Europeans can carry the vodka flag, the Scottish can bring the best scotch, but we’ll take a bottle …

10 ridiculously simple cocktails you can make at home

YOU MIGHT CONSIDER cocktails to be a treat reserved only for special occasions (read: pay day!), but that needn’t be the case.<p>In reality, many …

10 Dishes Every Beginner Cook Should Master

What's the best dish for a beginner cook to try? We asked star chefs from all over the country for their recommendations. Here’s what they had to say.<p>…

San Francisco

11 hot cocktails to defrost your frozen face

The only thing better than a beloved hot beverage is its spiked big sister.<p>For a warm and cozy upgrade, add hard liquor and complimentary spices to …

30+ Stylish Home Bars

78 Drinks Every Bar Person and Party Monster Should Know

It's the weekend, an ideal time to have a cocktail or three. London-based designer and writer <b>David McCandless</b> would like to assist everyone …

Spirits & Cocktail Guide — Gentleman's Gazette

Generally, brown spirits such as Bourbon or Scotch are often associated with manliness while others are neglected. This is not only said because the …

12 Drinks for Getting Toasty and a Little Tipsy

So you want to make a warm, boozy drink? Here's how: Start with tea, coffee, cocoa, or cider or -- go ahead -- skip a non-alcoholic flavoring altogether and keep the focus on a base liquor. Spice it or mull it, as you wish. And that's that.<p>Here are 12 drinks that'll keep you warmer -- and happier …

Cider

Simple Iron Wood Shelves

Introduction: Simple Iron & Wood Shelves<p>This was a project my wife came across somewhere a while back and cannot find it now. Changed it slightly …

Old Fashioned Cocktail

SHARE<p>The holidays get me thinking about cocktails and entertaining so, when Arctic Chill reached out and asked me to review their ice ball maker, it …

Cocktail Shakers You’ll Love — Shop Them Now!

It's officially winter, a.k.a hibernation season. The only upside we see to the sun setting early? Getting a jump-start on cocktail hour! If you're …

Clementine Mulled Cider

Way to warm up the room—especially if it's spiked.

Cider

Hot Toddy

<b>Hard liquor, served hot.</b><p>In times past, hot toddies were often prescribed as a head-cold remedy. Today, liquor as medication is generally frowned upon …

Liquor

Earl Grey Tea Cocktail - Sugar and Charm - sweet recipes - entertaining tips - lifestyle inspiration

<b>Measurements</b> <b>Ingredients</b><p>6 ounces cold Earl Grey tea<br>• 1¼ ounces gin<br>• 1¼ ounces honey simple syrup (recipe below)<br>• ½ ounce fresh-squeezed lemon juice<br>• 2 …

Three Classic Hot Holiday Cocktails

In Charles Dickens’ novel <i>David Copperfield</i>, Micawber, the protagonist’s kind-hearted friend, escapes financial troubles and a nefarious employer. But …

12 Easy Cocktail Recipes that Make You Look Like a Pro

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Kitchen Tech: The best bar tools for making amazing home cocktails (Part 1)

Some wonderful things can be made entirely with your hands. Others — including fantastic cocktails — require tools. The topic for this week’s edition of Kitchen Tech is bar tools, specifically the ones necessary to make restaurant-caliber cocktails at home. Not just any restaurant and cocktails, …

Sous

Boozy holiday gift suggestions

I make no excuses for my love of spirits.<p>Nothing against wine, but whether it is a mid-summer mojito or gin and tonic, a whiskey while kicking back …

Whiskey