Kelsey St. Germain

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Dinner For Mom: 5 Easy Recipes Even the Kids Can Make

Let mom kick back while you make an amazing meal tonight. These recipes are so easy, even the kids can make them (with a little help from dad).<p><b>1. Easy Thai Shrimp Curry</b><p>Sweet, plump shrimp are simmered in a rich and fragrant coconut sauce infused with store-bought Thai Green Curry Paste. Serve with …

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"Kimchi" Chili Sauce

Makes 1 cup<p>An anchovy fillet and some fish sauce mimic fermented kimchi's slightly funky undertones, but they won't hit you over the head with fishiness (we promise).<p>September 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 inch piece ginger, peeled, coarsely chopped<p>2 garlic cloves, chopped<p>½ cup hot chili paste (such as …

Never Mess Up a Pie Crust Again

Never mess up pie dough again.<p><i>We all make cooking mistakes. Which is why digital food editor Dawn Perry is here to help. Welcome to Effed It Up</i>.<p>Recently we asked on Facebook, "Hey, what have you effed up in the kitchen lately?" The good news is you're all messing up the same stuff: rice, eggs of …

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, …

5 Ways to Re-Imagine Brussels Sprouts

Here, five innovative (and easy) ways to take brussels sprouts to the next level.<p><i>Here, five innovative (and easy) ways to take brussels sprouts to</i> …

10 DIY Flavored Syrups

While simple syrup is certainly the most useful syrup (and the easiest to make thanks to this quick video) it isn’t the only one you need to know. …

This Chef is Growing His Own Salt, and It's Delicious

Not all salt comes from the ocean—some comes from a mason jar in Ohio.<p>Not all salt comes from the ocean—some comes from a mason jar in Ohio. At …

5 Gin Cocktails to Try Right This Second

Gin is a master of disguise. The clean, botanical tones of the clear spirit appear to take a backseat to more dominant flavors--but without gin, a cocktail's overall luster would be lost.<p>To truly appreciate the magic of gin's undercover effect, try five cocktails that pair the spirit with …

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Three-Ingredient Gems: The Dieci e Lode

You New Favorite Gin Cocktail: The Blood Sage

What Aquavit Is and How to Make It

It's easy to do by infusing vodka with herbs and spices. Here's how<p><i>Welcome to our cocktail series, The Happy Hour. It's Friday afternoon. Make yourself a drink.</i><p>Aquavit is a traditional Scandinavian spirit--it's <i>the thing</i> to drink with Smorrebrod. (Or a BA Test Kitchen charity dinner.) And while you …

Aquavit Spritzer

Makes 8 Servings<p>Prep Time: 10 min<p>Total Time: 10 min<p>June 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon raw sugar<p>3/4 cup berry preserves, preferably lingonberry<p>4 cups soda water (32 ounces)<p>4 cups aquavit or vodka<p>8 lemon twists<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine sugar and 1 Tbsp. hot water in a pitcher. Stir to dissolve. …

Home Brew Hard Cider From Scratch

DIY Kit Kat Molds<p>Key Lime Pie Ice Cream<p>Easy Chocolate Ice Cream (Eggless and No Ice Cream Machine)<p>Cooking Class<p>I tried my first attempt at hard cider …

13 Refreshing and Fruity Sangria Recipes

What’s one of the best ways to celebrate summer? If you ask us, it’s with a glass of sangria in hand. First introduced to the United States at the 1964 World’s Fair in New York, the punch has been around for centuries. And with all that history (you can read more about it here), come hundreds of …

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14 Ways to Upcycle Ladders {DIY}

Wondering <b>how to make stuff</b> with things that can be repurposed like old wooden ladders? Here are <b>things to do with ladders</b> like shelving, towel …

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Cocktail Calculus Chart: The Inner Workings Of Recipes

Understanding the interplay of acid, sugar, and alcohol gives essential insight into how a cocktail is structured<p><i>The following is excerpted from</i> Liquid Intelligence, <i>a new book by (friend of Popular Science) Dave Arnold. The book is a canonical manual to a better way of understanding and making</i> …

The Best Whiskey Cocktails for Fall

Make good use of your liquor cabinet with these recipes.<p>A drop in temperature pairs deliciously well with a deep, smoky whiskey. Whether it's Irish, Scotch, bourbon, or rye, these whiskey cocktail recipes will carry you through the change in weather and make good use of your liquor cabinet.

Infusing the holidays with spirits

Cranberry infused vodka is so beautiful<p><i>“The only gift is a portion of yourself.” Ralph Waldo Emerson</i><p>It is all the rage to infuse different liquors …

21 Genius Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, easy tricks for salvaging those damaged goods you just can't seem to part with.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight.</b><p>If you have a cashmere or wool sweater that won't stop shedding, toss it in the freezer before each …

Hide and Seek

Project info<p>I have been working on a collage project by photographing three-dimensionally layered negatives within dioramas. My approach, with the use of fairytales to tell personal stories, is to try to silhouette the remembrance and oblivescence of my own childhood. As exposing and hiding the …