Joshua Saunders

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Snow Cone Cocktails Are Summer's Everything

Remember how the smallest thing could excite you when you were a kid? A vending machine filled with cheap plastic toys meant a world of wonder and possibility. The sound of the ice cream truck coming down the street promised the sweetest treat of your life -- like a sugary, colorful snow cone that …

Fizzy Ginger Cocktail With Pickled Watermelon Rind Recipe

Watermelon rind finds a new life as a tender-crisp cocktail garnish in this sparkling cocktail, while fresh ginger adds a little heat.<p><b>Read more: Sip Your Kitchen Scraps: Fizzy Ginger Cocktail With Pickled Watermelon Rind</b><p>Ingredients<b>For the Pickled Watermelon Rind:</b>1 small watermelon, about 4 pounds1 …

How Not to Screw Up Sangria, So You Can Make Fruit & Booze Magic at Home

There's no shame in sangria. Unless it's bad sangria.<p>There's no shame in sangria. Unless it's bad sangria.<p>Unfortunately, there's a lot of subpar sangria out there these days. It's easy to fall victim to a syrupy glass (or four) of "sugar wine," and wake up the next day with a splitting headache. …

The Only Thing to Put on Your Steak

<i>Published in the February 2013 issue</i><p><i>Chef Adam Sobel, Bourbon Steak, Washington, D.C.</i><p><b>Making a sauce in the pan</b> you just used to cook whatever the sauce will cover — in this case, a beautiful steak — is all about perception. It looks (and tastes) like it takes more time and training than it actually …

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Gin and Tonic Sorbetto

With the unmistakable flavor of juniper, and a twist of citrus, <b>The Ice Creamists</b> maintain this concoction has "enough alcohol for a kick in the bolsheviks."<p>Reprinted with permission by Matt O'Connor. Copyright © 2013. Published by Octopus Publishing. Available wherever books are sold. All rights …

The Pinkest Gin Recipe

Here, a simple riff on a gimlet is enhanced with quince syrup and a couple dashes of Peychaud's bitters for a bright, fruity, complex pink drink.<p><b>Read more: 3 Quince Cocktails to Make at Home</b><p>Ingredients2 ounces gin1/2 ounce grapefruit juice, from 1 grapefruit1/4 ounce lemon juice, from 1 lemon1 …

5 Essential Spring Gin Cocktails

At long last, spring is here! And now that the sun is shining and the flowers are getting ready to bloom, it's time to break out the gin. While we like to enjoy the herbaceous spirit year-round, it really is the perfect way to welcome the warmer months ahead.<p>"Gin is fresh, and so alive," says top …

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Watermelon Strawberry Citrus Sangria

There is a thing in the world… it’s called Really Bad Sangria. This is not that.<p>Really Bad Sangria is a mixture of cheap red wine (not cool, but not …

blood orange margaritas

Is everyone on vacation without you? Are your social media feeds one big blur of the freckled faces of people you once <i>thought</i> you loved basking in …

Frozen Sangria

Frozen Sangria from No Recipes• 2 cups sauvignon blanc<br>• 1/2 cup apple juice or other neutral tasting juice<br>• 1-2 tablespoons raw sugar depending on how …

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Warm Espresso & Rum Digestif (Ponce Livornese)

<i>Every Tuesday, Italian expat</i> <b>Emiko Davies</b> <i>is taking us on a grand tour of Italy, showing us how to make classic, fiercely regional dishes at home.</i><p><i>Today: The ultimate cold weather after dinner pick-me-up -- like a hot toddy but with espresso.</i><p>Tuscany's port town of Livorno is famous for its …

Watermelon-Strawberry Sangria

Now Playing<p>Grilled Sheet Pan Paella 00:48<p>A grill and a sheet pan are all you need to whip up paella for a crowd.<p>Now Playing<p>Ice Cream in a Bag …

The 6 New Old Fashioneds You Need to Try

So you want to make an Old Fashioned. You’ve collected the staples—sugar, bitters and water—to join your whiskey and are about to get in your Don …

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5 Cocktail Recipes with Grilled Ingredients Like Plums, Pineapple, Lemon, Orange, Peach, and Tangerine

That grill's not just for dinner: We've concocted 5 hot cocktails that use grilled ingredients (like pineapple, peach, and lemon) for a one-of-a-kind smoky kick<p><i>(Credit: Photographs by Sarah Flotard; Styling by Malina Lopez)</i><p>Steak. Veggies. Seafood. Bread. These are all things you're looking forward …

Cocktail of the week: Monkey in the Mist

This indulgent cocktail featuring cream and maple syrup is a perfect drink for Pancake Day<p>What do you do if your favourite creperie is all booked up on Shrove Tuesday, but you’ve got a serious pancake craving? Make a cocktail that tastes a little bit like one, of course.<p>At Heddon Street Kitchen, …

Grey Goose VX Vodka

Already known as one of the top vodka makers in the world, Grey Goose continues to pioneer rather than follow fickle trends. Grey Goose VX is a great …

The Science of Vermouth, Italian Drink Back in Style

After nearly thirty years of anonymity, vermouth is very much back in style: find out more about a fancy drink you can even try to make and taste at …

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How to Make Crystal-Clear Blocks of Ice

The New York Sour

1 Servings<p>This wine-spiked whiskey sour is our pick for comeback cocktail of the year.<p>April 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine 2 ounces rye or bourbon whiskey, 1 ounce fresh lemon juice, and 1 ounce simple syrup in a cocktail shaker. Fill with ice, cover, and shake until outside of …

9 Cocktails Every Host or Hostess Needs to Master

Even at the most streamlined party, you’ll still always get a guest who asks for something specific. Be prepared for those rebel guests by mastering …

Blood Orange Sangria

8 Servings<p>RockSugar uses the juice of calamansi, a delicious but hard-to-find citrus fruit. We approximated its flavor with a mix of other citrus.<p>November 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 lemongrass stalk, tough outer layer removed, finely chopped<p>2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice<p>2 cups dry Riesling<p>2 cups fresh …

Turkish Delight Cocktail Recipe

The powder-dusted, sticky candy may have inspired this Turkish Delight Cocktail Recipe, but its bold, perfumed flavor is a far cry from the dessert’s …

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How Rye Came Back

The unexpected source of a craft-whiskey boom<p>“Two bottles of rye!,” Ray Milland barks to a liquor-store clerk in Billy Wilder’s classic 1945 film, <i>The Lost Weekend</i>. “The cheapest. None of that 12-year-old chichi aged in wood—not for me.”<p>Though rye whiskey anchored many fabled cocktails in the 19th …

Classic Cocktails: The Presbyterian - A Golden Afternoon: Simplified Home Living

(glassware from West Elm)<p>This is my favorite drink right now.<p>I first had it at Craft and Commerce, a local Bar and Eatery that makes the best …

25 Cocktails Everyone Should Know

We who like to mix drinks at home do it for many reasons: First, it's cheaper than drinking out. Second, it's fun to mix your own drinks at home. Third, it's even more fun to mix drinks for other people at home. Any self-respecting home bartender should have a mental<p>RolodexExcel spreadsheet of …