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Why get an ice cream cone dumped onto a secondary vessel? It may be cleaner and award you with more ice cream, but it’s also ridiculous and anti-American<p>Earlier this week I got a note from a friend alerting me to a disturbing new development in the ice cream business. This summer, she said, she’d …

Ice Cream

Delicious spicy recipes (that might help you live longer)

Hot curries, fiery pastas and chocolate-covered chillies: these spicy recipes are not for the faint-hearted<p><b>A recent study</b> has found that people who eat spicy food three times a week cut their risk of dying by 14 per cent compared with people who abstained. The research was undertaken at Harvard …

Recipes

Make a Martini Like a Pro With Audrey Saunders

The hardest things to master are often the simplest. Take the martini.<p></head><i>This is Cook Like a Pro, in which experts share tips, tricks, and techniques that elevate a good dish to an unforgettable one.</i><p>The Pro > Audrey Saunders<p>Owner / Pegu Club / New York City<p>The hardest things to master are often …

Martinis

Happy hours in London

Thanks to chain bars pumping out low-grade drinks, happy hours in London can get a bad rep. However, there are plenty of quality establishments …

England

The Perfect Martini Requires 50 Stirs and It's Worth It

Audrey Saunders of the famed Pegu Club taught us how to make the perfect martini. Learn her magic.<p>The <i>Mad Men</i> days of the three-martini power lunch are over but the martini is still the sexiest drink around. It’s also one of the simplest to make. Yet for the martini’s simplicity (real martinis only …

Martinis

Easy Cocktails: 35 Simple, 3-Ingredient Drinks to Make at Home

It can be fun to watch a bartender carefully add a litany of ingredients to a mixing glass: layers of different spirits, unusual liqueurs, custom tinctures, bizarre bitters. A bar is a great place to get familiar with unusual bottles and sample drinks that take a more effort than just opening the …

Flavors

The Ingredient That's Missing from Your Cold Brew

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: How to make cold brew cooler.</i><p>Amanda C. Thompson's comment on How to Make Cold-Brewed Coffee sparked our curiosity: "Pro tip: Add mint. It tastes even more …

A Crazy-Simple Breakfast (or Brunch) Worth Waking Up For

More<p>Breakfast<p>Everything you need to make the most important meal of the day delicious.<p>I'm not much of a morning person, which tends to mean that I'm not really a breakfast person, either—on weekdays, I'd rather laze in bed than make myself oatmeal, eggs, or even cereal. But something about skipping …

Fruit salad in a jar

Juicy mango, sweet orange and fresh berries sealed in a Mason jar make for a healthy breakfast or snack when you're in a rush<p>Mason jars are a great way to keep fruit fresh, and quart jars are a great way to transport fruit salads to picnics. Put a little orange juice at the bottom of the jar and …

Move Over Boozy Pops: This is Our New Favorite Summer Cocktail

<i>Meet pop-tails, the unofficial summer mascot of, "It's five o'clock somewhere."</i><p>Lately, it feels like boozy ice pops have been <i>popping</i> up (sorry) everywhere (here, here, and here, to name a few), and while we love the idea of alcohol in a nostalgic treat, there was only one problem: We didn't have …