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23 Classic Cocktails You Need to Know How to Make

23 classic cocktails you should know how to make, from Manhattans to Margaritas<p>Knowing how to make classic cocktails is important. There's only one problem: There are a lot of them. Unless you're a bartender, there's no way you'll remember what goes into a Sazerac or the proportions of a Moscow …

9 DIY Jams to Make Now

Right now we’re in the midst of a bounty of summer fruits. Sadly, it won’t last forever. Here are nine sweet and tart jams to make now.<p>Right now …

Refreshingly Simple Watermelon Recipes for Summer

Watermelon is as intimidating as it is delicious. It's the ultimate summer fruit, yet its refreshing charm can be diluted by the sheer obstacle of dealing with one. Lugging it, chopping it, storing it—it's so daunting.<p>The hulking melon, like most things in life, is always scarier before you dig in. …

Ten 3-Ingredient Cocktails to Get the Weekend Started as Quickly as Possible

It’s Friday and the workweek is almost at an end. To help you start the weekend quickly and efficiently, here are 10 super-insanely-easy, …

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An Upscale Backyard Barbecue

<i>Today: Host a barbecue soirée and savor the last warm nights of summer.</i><p>You've already hosted the refined, candlelit dinner indoors. Now you're looking for something to keep you outside: a barbecue. Invite your friends over and enjoy the last of the warm summer breeze from your patio or deck -- …

New-Look Bloody Mary

8 Servings<p>This spicy bloody mary will cure…whatever…happened last night.<p>January 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>4 cups tomato juice (preferably Campbell's)<p>1 cup dill pickle juice<p>1/4 cup fresh lemon juice<p>1 tablespoon prepared horseradish<p>2 teaspoons Worcestershire sauce<p>2 teaspoons curry powder<p>1 teaspoon …

10 Easy Shrimp Recipes Everyone Will Love

<b>1. Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp</b><p>In this quick and easy recipe -- adapted from The Splendid Table's <i>How To Eat Supper</i> by Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Sally Swift -- jumbo shrimp are bathed in a brine flavored with salt, sugar and chili powder, and then sautéed with loads of fresh ginger and garlic. It's …

Using the Vitamix S30 with Tess Masters, The Blender Girl | Williams-Sonoma Taste

We’re loving the new <b>Vitamix S30</b>, which has all the power we expect from a Vitamix blender but is sized for small batches and priced under $400. For inspiration on new ways to use it, we turned to one of our favorite blending experts: <b>Tess Masters</b>, blogger and author of the new book <i>The Blender Girl</i>. …

Mango smoothie

0 (0)<p>At this time of year, I find I'm fed up with rich food--oatmeal tastes great for breakfast, I crave vegetable juice, and I want to add more soy to my diet. This quick breakfast drink is based on a vanilla-flavored, ... Read more<p>Total time: 10 minutes | Serves 2<p>1 cup vanilla-flavored soy …

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Creamy Citrus Fat Burner Smoothie: Green Thickie’s Weight Loss Smoothie

Are you fed up of those extra pounds that just won’t shift? Do you want to kick start your weight loss and rev up your metabolism? Do you want a …

The 10 Best Blenders You Can Buy

Whether you're whipping up smoothies, juices, cocktails, ice cream, or even soup, you'll want to know which blender creates the best consistency for your needs.<p>Our friends at FindTheBest helped to compile this list of great blenders you can buy.<p>FindTheBest used a Smart Rating which ranked products …

Ice Cream

How to Build a Post-Workout Smoothie for Optimal Recovery

Being physically active is one of the best things you can do for your health, no matter if you’re vegan or not. Most people who are passionate about …

Blueberry Pomegranate Smoothie

Ready for another round of delicious smoothie recipes? It sounds like you guys loved the Strawberry Banana Oatmeal Smoothie I shared a few weeks ago, …

6 Tips for Tasty Green Smoothies

I’ve been sort of slow to come around to the idea of green smoothies being worth drinking. The first few I tried were not pleasant. <i>This is not a</i> …

Papaya Sunrise Green Smoothie

I officially don’t own flip flops.<p>This is a big deal. I live in California. It’s like a state requirement. At any moment the California police are …

Beet Coconut Dream Smoothie

I know I’ve given you more than your fair share of beet recipes over the years but I just can’t help but share another one (and trust me this wont be …

Smoothies

Pineapple, Orange, Mango, Banana Smoothie Recipe - Genius Kitchen

Watch on your Apple TV, Roku, or Fire TV and your iOS, Fire, or Android device.<p>1 view more photos<p>Made this recipe? Have a way to make it better? …

Quick Tips: Frozen Fruity Jug Chillers | One Pot Chef

13 Fresh Herbs to Use More Often

<i>Every week we get Down & Dirty, in which we break down our favorite unique seasonal fruits, vegetables, and more.</i><p><i>Today: These herbs want to get fresh with you -- let them.</i><p>Basil<br>This herb can elevate even the simplest summer dish; just remember to keep it out of the refrigerator, or else it’ll turn …

Lemon-Basil Mojito

• Author: Cookie and Kate<br>• Prep Time: 5 mins<br>• Total Time: 5 mins<br>• Yield: 1<br>• Category: Cocktail<br>• Cuisine: Cuban<p>★★★★<p>4 from 2 reviews<p>Light, herbal, refreshing …