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Ernest Hemingway's Death In The Afternoon, a Bone Dry Martini and The Zombie: The 10 most alcoholic cocktails in the world revealed

• <b>Ernest Hemingway credited for potent absinthe-Champagne cocktail</b>• <b><br>The Zombie has three types of rum, Pernod, grenadine and a secret mix</b>• <b><br>Bone Dry Martini</b> …

10 classy cocktails for a tasteful St. Patrick's Day

Day drinking on St. Patrick's Day in the U.S. is no elegant affair.<p>Fact: The chances of being barfed on increases by about 10,000 percent on March …

Bet You’ve Never Used Your Waffle Iron for These 15 Crazy Recipes Before

If you love waffles, then you probably have a waffle iron somewhere in your kitchen. The sad part is that it probably only comes out about once a month (maybe more if you’re a waffle addict) for that big waffle- and-bacon breakfast. It’s time to open your imagination and see all the wonderful hacks …

Breakfast

8 Scotchtails to Celebrate Burns Night

Scotch and haggis lovers should rejoice because this Sunday is Burns Night.<p>Scotch and haggis lovers should rejoice because this Sunday is Burns …

Cocktails

Turn Cauliflower into This Crazy Side Dish | Men's Health

The recipe comes from L.A.-based chef Ben Ford, and author of <i>Taming the Feast</i>. Ford rough-chops cauliflower and then pulses the vegetable in a food processor until it resembles the texture of couscous, a tiny pearled pasta. Mixed with spices, herbs, and jalapenos, the “couscous” tastes hearty, …

Masala Spiced Tofu Scramble

We’re brunch people.That’s one of the things we missed most about Portland – it’s somewhat of a breakfast and brunch mecca. Come taste, and you will …

Food

Ramen Fried Chicken Is Here, And It's What We've Been Waiting For

Think you can't change the world of dining with ramen? David Chang already has. And now he's going to do it all over again.<p>Chang -- the man (and chef) behind upscale ramen eatery Momofuku-- has just blown our minds with a video tutorial on how to make Ramen Fried Chicken. In the Lucky Peach video …

Fried Chicken

Fully loaded: 5 Super Bowl-worthy potato skin recipes you need in your life

There's a reason why potato skins have been a go-to party snack for decades: They're inexpensive, simple to make and, once you add meat and cheese, become a satisfying mini-meal for your guests.<p>Although the traditional cheddar-chive mash-up is certainly delicious, the mild-tasting, versatile potato …

Cooking

Peppermint Ice Cream Candyland Cake

Makes 12 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cake<p>1 1/2 cups unbleached all purpose flour<p>1 1/2 cups sugar<p>3/4 teaspoon baking soda<p>1/4 teaspoon salt<p>3/4 cup (1 1/2 sticks) unsalted butter<p>6 tablespoons bittersweet or semisweet chocolate chips<p>3/4 cup water<p>1/2 cup unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla …

Dessert

Recipe: Edible Pine Cone Cake Topper

Love to bake around the holidays? Try out this rustic, and totally edible cake topper design. This recipe from Oh Nuts! Sweet & Crunch Blog is a lot easier than it looks. All the ingredients are combined into one bowl and microwaved together. If you don’t have a microwave you can use your stove top …

97 Brunch Recipes to Make This Weekend

At-home brunch means no waiting in line, plus: eating in pajamas! These leisurely homemade brunch ideas will help you do it up in style.<p><b>An at-home brunch means no waiting in line</b>, as many mimosas as your heart desires, and, best of all, eating in your pajamas. These recipes will help you tackle a …

Cooking

Truffled Cauliflower Gratin - Creamy Cauliflower Side Dish with Truffles

Onion Naan

10 Servings<p>Prep Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 2 min<p>Like any bread, prepping this onion naan recipe takes a little time. The good news: each cooks up in under 5 minutes.<p>April 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 cup whole milk<p>1 1/4-ounce envelope active dry yeast<p>1 teaspoon sugar<p>3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour plus more …

Indian Breads

30 Indulgent Winter Recipes to Help You Add that 'Extra Layer'

As the temperature drops, you *could* buy a new winter coat to stay warm—but it'd be much more fun to add on layers with these mega-indulgent recipes.<p>With bathing suit season months away and nothing stretching before us but a cold, gray, blustery, and desolate winter (ugh), we're setting aside the …

Cooking

Halloween Cocktails

Mix up some delight with the fright this Halloween, and hoose a cocktail that best suits your mood: 10 feet under, dead, almost dead, living dead, walking dead or alive and kickin'. Go ahead, pick your poison!<p>Photo by Jack Deutsch<p><b>Witches' Potion</b><p>All eyes will be on your table when you serve this …

The Walking Dead

The One Drink You Must Make this Fall | Men's Health

“Nothing says fall to me like fresh cranberries,” says Burke. “And the sweet brown sugar and tart cranberries balance out nicely.” One sip of The Autumn Gnome confirms the sentiment—but the addition of earthy sage and spicy cinnamon elevates the drink further. All of this sits on top of a bold …

Taste Test: The Best (And Worst) Kinds Of Bourbon To Use In An Old-Fashioned Cocktail

Old-fashioned cocktails, from sidecars to negronis, have been popular for over a decade. But until recently, the Old-Fashioned Cocktail proper was an all-but-forgotten artifact outside a few excellent bars in New York and San Francisco.<p>Its major obstacle to success was that many bartenders -- both …

Make the Mac and Cheese of Your Dreams by Avoiding These Common Mistakes

Homemade macaroni and cheese is way better than the boxed stuff—here's how to make the perfect batch.<p>Boxed macaroni and cheese is easy. But so is whipping up a pan of the homemade version—and it tastes about 1,000 times better. But before you preheat that oven, hear us out: There are a few common …

Cooking

21 Halloween Candies We're Hoarding

Snickers and Milky Way bars are all well and good, but what other candies are deserving of some Halloween love? From Lion Bars and Whoppers to Airheads and Nerds, we've got our eyes on quite a few. Here's what we've been hoarding for October 31.<p>Whatchamacallit<p>Inside its chocolate coating, …

5 Ways to Use a Spent Vanilla Bean Pod

<i>Today, Guest Editor Dorie Greenspan is sharing</i> <i>five ways to capture every last drop of flavor from vanilla bean pods.</i><p>Vanilla is earthy. It's ethereal. It's exotic. It's indispensable in some recipes and, when added to others on a whim, seems essential. And it's <b>expensive</b>. At least the good stuff is, …

Chocolate-Cinnamon Coffee Cake

12 Servings<p>If you like, serve this chocolate-cinnamon recipe with whipped cream or an extra dollop of yogurt—or, of course, a cup of coffee.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup (1 stick) unsalted butter, room temperature, plus more for pan<p>½ cup blanched hazelnuts, chopped<p>2 ounces bittersweet …

Dessert

The Most Brilliant Mac & Cheese Hack Ever

Macaroni and cheese is at the top of chef Grae Nonas's list for its awesome potential as leftovers. Here, his easiest, most crazy delicious use for …

Ghosts in the Graveyard Chocolate Pudding Cups

So apparently I am way behind the times because I’ve started seeing things like Christmas gift-giving ideas and the-best-homemade-holiday-treats-ever …

Marshmallow Creme-Hot Fudge Sundaes

Makes 2 cups<p>August 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>12 ounces semisweet chocolate, chopped<p>1 teaspoon unsweetened cocoa powder<p>1/2 teaspoon instant espresso or coffee<p>1 cup plus 2 tablespoons heavy cream<p>6 tablespoons marshmallow creme<p>Vanilla ice cream<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Combine chocolate, cocoa powder, and espresso …

Dessert

Shoyu Ramen

6 Servings<p>Prep Time: 1 min<p>Total Time: 3 min<p>Bringing ramen home takes a trip to an Asian market, three days of work, and your largest pot, but this low-stress (really!) labor of love might be the best soup you'll ever make.<p>September 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Kombu Dashi and Tare<p>2 pieces dried kombu<p>½ cup …

Eggs