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The 25 Most Important Bourbons Ever Made

If you asked a spirits expert a quarter century ago to name the most important bourbons ever made, they might have wondered whether America’s …

Whiskey

Rigatoni with Easy Vodka Sauce

February 2018<p>4 servings<p>Before you convince yourself there's no way that a little onion, tomato paste, and half-and-half can come together in mere minutes to make one of the best homemade pasta sauces you've ever had, hear us out. Better yet, make this recipe for yourself. Just try and use …

Italian Food

39 Great Whiskeys You Can Actually Find at Your Liquor Store

Here’s the truth about most “Best Whiskeys” lists you’ll find online: a slideshow of rare Pappy Van Winkles and Macallan Lalique releases aren’t …

Italian Main Dishes

Get inspired by the flavors of Italy with these delicious main dishes, from light and creamy spinach and ricotta gnudi to osso buco with citrus …

The 25 Most Important Bourbons Ever Made

If you asked a spirits expert a quarter century ago to name the most important bourbons ever made, they might have wondered whether America’s …

Whiskey

50 Affordable Wines You Can Always Trust

Sometimes wine is daunting, and the fact that vintages change every year is one of the reasons. Was 2014 better than 2015? Worse? How are you …

Wine

Best IPAs in America

As the craft beer world has grown to support over 4000 unique breweries around the United States, no style has kept up with India Pale Ale. As of …

Easy 1-Pot Marinara Sauce

With as much pasta and lasagna as I cook in my kitchen, I don’t know why it took me so long to share my favorite marinara sauce recipe with you. In …

Italian Food

The Legendary All-In-One-Pot Pasta Gets a Fall Refresh

Slow cookers, soup pots, and casserole dishes have been dusted off in households across the United States. For me, cold weather conjures thoughts of cozy meals that hit big on flavor, with minimal effort. Enter the one-pot pasta. The idea comes from Martha Stewart, and I gravitated toward it …

Italian Food

Sugo all Bolognese (Bolognese Sauce)

In a food processor or blender, combine the prosciutto, parsley, onion, celery, and carrot. Process until the mixture is the consistency of cream.<p>In …

Bucatini with Butter-Roasted Tomato Sauce

November 2017<p>4 servings<p>Active Time: 20 min<p>Total Time: 60 min<p>We love the way that roasting intensifies the flavor of canned tomatoes. While we're pretty obsessed with the texture of bucatini, a strand pasta with a hole running through it, this dish is every bit as delicious with spaghetti, linguine, …

Italian Food

Cuban-Style Black Beans

Makes about 2 quarts<p>Double, triple, or quadruple the recipe and freeze for feeding crowds down the road. These beans are great with Ropa Vieja, or as a basic side for dinner (think rice and beans!), as well as an eggy breakfast.<p>October 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound dried black beans, picked through, …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

This Cherry Tomato Vinaigrette Just Makes Me Really Happy

It's understated and unassuming, but packs a serious punch.<p>You know how, when you try to remember how you met some of your best friends, you sometimes, well, can’t? Okay, maybe you remember your first encounter roughly—the when-ish, the what was happening-ish—but nevertheless the exactitude of that …

Tomatoes

This Chicken Scarpariello Has a Sauce We Want to Lick Off the Plate

When you can't decide between chicken or sausage and peppers—so you have both.<p>Even after working in kitchens for years, I'm still a sucker for food porn. I was watching an old episode of <i>Lidia's Italy</i> recently and she was making one of her mom's chicken recipes. The close-ups of the golden, browned …

Cooking

11 Baked Rib Recipes That Put the Grill to Shame - Chowhound

Some eating experiences just make you feel a bit more primal—hacking into a tremendous porterhouse steak, for instance, or gnawing on a massive …

Cooking

10 (5-Ingredient) Chicken Dinners for the Week Ahead

Guys, great news! Getting a wholesome, satisfying meal on the table without spending hours in the kitchen is totally possible. The key is choosing …

Cooking

You’ll want to put this Sicilian vegetable salad on everything

I don’t use my slow cooker often, but I am most likely to break it out in the summer when my overall culinary mission, besides getting to my nearby farmers market each week, is to avoid standing over a stove or firing up my oven. Based on the popularity of the Slow-Cooker Ratatouille I did for this …

Slow Cookers

Two new New Orleans restaurants make Bon Appetit's top 50 list | NOLA.com

New Orleans restaurants Turkey and Wolf and Marjie's Grill made Bon Appetit's list of 50 "restaurants that blew us away this year." The magazine will …

Shaved Fennel Salad with Plums

8 servings<p>This is a beautifully simple salad, which is why you should get your hands on plums from your local farmers’ market if you can.<p>August 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 medium fennel bulbs<p>6 small plums, halved, or 3 medium plums, quartered<p>2 tablespoons Champagne vinegar or white wine vinegar<p>2 …

Food Preservation

Tomato Salad with Feta and Pistachios

4 servings<p>Serve this salad as soon as it is assembled so all of the tomato juices and flavor stay where they belong.<p>August 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons pistachios<p>1 pound mixed tomatoes, some sliced, some cut into wedges<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>¼ cup Basic Lemon Vinaigrette<p>¼ cup …

Feta

Daily Deal: This Grooming Kit Is Exactly What Your Beard Needs

The best part? It's only $30—and even comes with a razor<p>You don't have to be a celebrity to get a Hollywood-worthy beard like Charlie Hunnam or a clean shave like The Rock. Whether you want to try your hand at shaping the perfect beard, get rid of unwanted body hair, or you need to correct an …

Sofia Coppola’s Favorite Spots to Eat and Drink in Napa

Right after her momentous Best Director win at this year’s Cannes Film Festival for her latest film <i>The Beguiled</i>, Sofia Coppola jetted directly home to Napa Valley to celebrate and decompress with her family. The filmmaker was on hand to serve as an honorary chair for the 37th annual Auction Napa …

The Ultimate Guide to Napa Valley

Here, the ultimate guide to Napa Valley, including the latest winemaker hangouts, gorgeous resort renovations and more.

My Best Day In California's Wine Country Looks Like This

Napa Valley

37 Whole30 Recipes That Everyone Will Love

A variety of breakfasts, lunches, dinners, and snacks to keep you going all month.<p>But what does that mean, exactly? In a nutshell, it's a 30-day elimination diet, during which you eat meat, seafood, lots of vegetables, some fruit, and healthy fats like avocados, nuts, seeds and unrefined oils. …

Healthy Eating

Shaved Fennel Salad with Green Olives and Provolone

4 servings<p>It’s all in the details with this fennel salad recipe. Taste after each step to reach the perfect balance between salt and acid. This recipe is from Café Altro Paradiso in NYC, read more about it here.<p>July 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 large fennel bulbs, tough outer leaves discarded, bulbs, …

Kosher

Cecconi’s, High-End Fare With a Global Presence, Opens in Dumbo, Brooklyn

<b>Headliner</b><p><b>CECCONI’S DUMBO</b> This high-end Italian restaurant group, based in London, which has branches in Barcelona, Berlin, Istanbul, Miami and West Hollywood, has planted its flag in Brooklyn. Nick Jones, the founder of Soho House, which owns the restaurant group, decided on Brooklyn because he …

Dining Rooms

Grilled Corn and Poblano Chile Salad

4 servings<p>Psst…you don’t need to presoak or preshuck corn before grilling it. Just put the whole ears on the grate and the husks and silk will slip right off afterward. You’re welcome.<p>June 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>Vegetable oil (for grill)<p>2 tablespoons fresh lime juice<p>¾ teaspoon hot sauce (such as …

Cooking

Grilled Garlic-and-Black-Pepper Shrimp

4 servings<p>Salt, pepper, garlic, acid, and a bit of heat are all you need to punch up this easy shrimp skewer recipe. This recipe is from Gunpowder, an Indian restaurant in London.<p>June 2017Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 fresh red chile (such as Fresno), seeds removed, finely grated<p>3 garlic cloves, finely grated<p>1 …

Seafood

Crock Pot Vegetarian Baked Beans Recipe

Vegetarian baked beans cooked in a slow cooker make a great side dish for a barbecue, picnic or for any lunch or dinner. Beans are a great source of …