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Fall Cocktail Recipes and Tips

There's nothing quite like sipping a refreshing sangria on a hot summer day. It's so enjoyable, in fact, that we're slow to swap our wine glasses for Irish-coffee-filled mugs come fall. So we turned to spirits authority and coauthor of <i>Mr. Boston's Summer Cocktails</i>, Anthony Giglio, to find out how …

Too Many Cooks: What's Your Best Hosting Tip?

<i>We partnered with Stella Artois this summer to host Genius Recipes dinners in some of our favorite cities across the country.</i> <i>Today, we share our own hosting success stories.</i><p>Whether you lifted it from your family or an Emily Post-approved book, everyone has a dinner party strategy. So we asked our …

Ice Cream

A Hack for Sweeter, Juicier Pineapple

<i>Get the pineapple you were hoping for with this dead-simple trick.</i><p>Once a pineapple is off the plant, it doesn't ripen any further. So what if you have a pineapple that's not that sweet and a little more stiff than you want from your easy, breezy tropical fruit? There's a great solution in the pages …

Pineapple

The Absolute, All-Time, Best Wine for Lobster

Scott Worcester opened the Maine wine store Sawyer's Specialties almost 20 years ago. He knows wine, but more to the point—his family’s been on the …

The Beginner’s Guide to Every Type of Yoga Out There

You’ve decided to finally start doing yoga—but after Googling classes in your area, your head is spinning. Should you try Ashtanga or Iyengar? And …

Myth or Magic? 16 Pest Control Tricks We Tested For You

<i>Unwelcome critters, whether in your cabinets or on your tomato vines, are a common woe. We rounded up the best tips from the internet and tested them to see which actually work.</i><p><b>Garden Bugs</b><p><i>Panty hose nets: MYTH</i><p>Last year I lost all but TWO of my tomatoes to some sort of intruder. This year, I was …

Pest Control

13 Cheesecake Recipes, from Chocolate to Pumpkin to Greek Yogurt

13 of our best cheesecake recipes, from classic to pumpkin to s'mores to peach.<p><b>Cheesecake is an all-seasons treat</b>—berries in the summer, pumpkin in the fall, chocolate ALL THE TIME. You can even give it an Italian accent (we're looking at you, ricotta and mascarpone). But, most importantly, it's …

Dessert

Croque-Monsieur

Makes 4 Servings<p>Grilled ham and cheese: nothing to scoff at. Baked ham and cheese with velvety béchamel oozing out all over the place: mind-altering.<p>May 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>béchamel<p>¼ cup (½ stick) unsalted butter<p>¼ cup all-purpose flour<p>1½ cups whole milk<p>2 tablespoons whole grain mustard<p>½ teaspoon …

Breakfast

Pét-Nat, Champagne's Cool Kid Sister, Is the Bubbly You Want to Party With

Pét-nat is Champagne’s quirky-cool kid sister—and it’s about time you two met.<p>Imagine Champagne without the pretense or the price and you’ve got the wine of the moment: <i>pétillant naturel</i>. Literally, “naturally sparkling,” it’s abbreviated to pét-nat to make it even more adorable. Yes, it has …

Sparkling Wine

25 Delicious And Easy Dinners To Make With 1 Pound Of Beef

Easy to make and easy to eat.

Beef Up Your Crockpot Repertoire With These Delicious Recipes

Where's the beef? Simmering away in a slow cooker while you're at work, if you're a clever cook. Beef is an especially good candidate for slow cooking as many budget-friendly cuts like chuck, cheeks, rump roast, and stew meat transform from tough and chewy to tender and succulent after low and slow …

Everything You Need to Know to Make the Perfect Cup of Tea

Know your tea types, and how to steep 'em right.<p>Apologies in advance for the bubble-bursting, but we have an announcement: Making tea is not just boiling water and pouring it over a bag. There's a time and a place for PG Tips, to be sure, but beyond that place is a whole world of greens, blacks, …

Tea

Fast-Growing Shade Trees That Make a Statement

When your yard needs shade and there’s little time to waste, the search is on for tree options that will lessen the sun’s effect on your outdoor …

Landscaping

Turns out, cooking a clambake isn't that difficult — if you do it the Montauk way

For the uninitiated, a boil is an infinitely better idea — and you can still do it over a bonfire on the beach and call it a clambake.<p>In the Hamptons beachtown of Montauk, New York, they do the clambake a little different. Montaukians and Navy Beach seafood restaurant co-owners (and couple) …

The Chicken Recipes Hall of Fame

These chicken recipes deserve a spot in the hall of fame, because they are excellent.<p><b>We publish a lot of chicken recipes.</b> A lot. And we love them all. But there are some that have risen to the top, either because we make them over and over again, or because we've gotten great responses (keep those …

Cooking

Age-Wise Style: 9 Timeless Buys

For many years, people have asked me: “What are the items that every woman should own?” I’ve always responded by saying that you can’t generalize. If …

Shellfish Boil with Spicy Green Dipping Sauce

8 Servings<p>This shellfish boil is a one-pot seafood feast that would take hours on a regular stovetop burner.<p>August 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 pound thick-cut smoked bacon, cut into 1-inch pieces<p>3 large onions, chopped<p>2 large fennel bulbs, chopped<p>1 750 ml bottle dry white wine<p>1 cup kosher salt<p>16 ounces …

Seafood

Barbecued Chicken

4 Servings<p>Avoid rookie mistakes when it comes to barbecuing chicken. If you apply the sauce too early, it will scorch. And most bottled sauces are too sweet, which is where this vinegary version comes in.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Barbecue Sauce<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>¼ cup tomato paste<p>2 teaspoons …

BBQ

Easy Entertaining - Charcuterie and Cheese Board

Spring is officially here. That means longer days, warmer weather and more entertaining! But wait – does the thought of entertaining people give you …

artisanal

High Tea

Today I am joining Laura at Decor to Adore for High Tea. I believe the theme is "Fit for a Queen," because we are celebrating the royal wedding …

Still Looking for the Perfect Red Lipstick? We Found Your Color

In case Taylor Swift hasn’t convinced you, red lips are a classic for a reason. Not only is the hue universally flattering, but one swipe is all it …

Quick and Easy Pasta Recipes

A carbonara sauce is typically made with bacon, eggs, and Parmesan cheese. We've added a little half-and-half for a silky texture.

16 Hacks to Use Your Blender for Something Other Than Smoothies

Sure, your trusty blender can whip up a killer strawberry margarita or supercharged green smoothie, but what else? Probably the most under-appreciated kitchen appliance, your blender is actually capable of so much more. And while it may not be the easiest thing to clean, it’s only one thing verses …

The 18 Best Beers to Drink This Summer

Summer is the season that practically begs for you to constantly be drinking beer. There are the BBQ parties, the rooftop parties, the pool parties, …

Beer

Summer Sippers: Refreshing Drink Recipes That'll Keep You Cool

Tear fresh basil from the garden and muddle it for an herbaceous version of the gimlet. Add frozen watermelon cubes for a truly seasonal cocktail.

Spices

How to Cook the Easiest Steak Ever

<i>This is a recipe from Rebel Chef Noel Fernando.</i>When people think of the Paleo Diet, it seems like the first thing that comes to mind is a big, juicy …

BBQ

Beautifying Elixirs to Boost Your Wedding-Day Glow

The experts say yes! Here, six beautifying elixirs to incorporate into your pre-wedding diet, courtesy of Gwyneth's Paltrow's wellness guru, Dr. Frank Lipman.<p><b>Matcha</b><p>As wonderful as traditional green tea is for you, matcha green tea is even better. Why? With matcha, you're ingesting the ground-up …

How to Make an Amazing Buddha Bowl for Weight Loss

Buddha bowls, sometimes referred to as glory or hippie bowls, are hearty, filling dishes made of various greens, raw or roasted veggies, beans and a …

Healthy Eating

6 Mouthwatering Brunch Ideas for Father's Day

With Father's Day fast approaching (it's Sunday, in case you forgot), the time is ripe for last-minute purchases and expedited Amazon deliveries for …