Peter Vendryes

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How To Make Powdered Booze At Home

Fluffy like confetti and just as liquorous as the bottled stuff<p>Some truths we rarely question. The sky is blue. The sun rises in the east. Cocktails are wet. But a new product, called Palcohol, aims to crumble our everyday expectations. It's an alcoholic beverage -- in powder form. Carry a …

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The Physics of Injectables: Hypodermic Horsepower

Shooting up a little extra performance isn't just for cyclists and baseball players, you know.<p>Engines are designed to run on commonly available fuels, but as every street racer knows, injecting a little something extra can help performance. (Certain athletes seem to have picked up on this concept, …

Chinese Cooking 101: How to Marinate Meat for Stir Fries

Anyone who's read our Wok Skills 101 Guide knows that with a stir-fry, having all of your ingredients prepped and ready to go is of the utmost importance. Meat should be sliced, vegetables chopped, sauces mixed, and aromatics minced, all before you turn up that heat.<p>But there's another secret that …

Eight GQ-Approved Sneakers You Can Wear with a Suit

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When Will Chefs Be Honest About Smoking Weed?

I’m not a consumer of weed, but it interests me—it has the precise dimensions of a food geek’s pursuit. Modern cannabis is a product of botany over …

The 10 Pasta Recipes to Know

It's easy to look to pasta as that happy weeknight cure-all: the palette on which to throw any bits and bobs, to dress with the random things hanging out in the pantry, to just top with cheese and call it dinner. But there are some classic pasta dishes -- or just really delicious ones -- that we …

Cooking

29 Exciting Ways To Eat Meatballs

Get your mind out of the gutter.

29 Life-Changing Quesadillas You Need To Know About

What have I been doing with my life that I haven't had a blueberry breakfast quesadilla. What has been the point.

Ask the Food Lab: What's the Point of Bay Leaves?

"What's the Point of Bay Leaves?"<p>Lots of stews, stocks, and soups call for bay leaves, but I don't really taste them in the final dish. Would it make a difference if I left them out?<p>Here's an easy way to see what bay leaves <i>really</i> taste like: throw a couple in a pot of water and let it simmer. Taste …

The Golden Rules of Spices

There are few people as enthused by spices as Ethné and Philippe de Vienne. The couple has spent the last two decades traveling the world in search of spices to satisfy their exploratory palettes. And more than that, they wanted the inside scoop from the spice traders, chefs and cooks who know …

These 10 Spices Will Instantly Make You A Better Cook

For all of you out there who think you just can't cook, we have something to tell you: yes, you can. Julia Child wasn't lying when she said anyone can cook. She may have been talking about French cooking, but it's true for all types of cuisine.<p>There's no magic to cooking. People aren't born with a …

4 Red Carpet-Worthy Cocktails for the Oscars

With Hollywoods biggest night upon us this Sunday, it seems fitting to celebrate red carpet style.<p>Invite some friends and neighbors over, put out some snacks, light a few candles, and mix up some star worthy cocktails. Whether you're defying Gravity, Money Hungry, Hustling, or just Blue. Here are a …

Visual Workout: Five-Minute Plank to Abs of Steel

The abdominal muscle group is the strongest muscle group in the body, and it influences every physical activity you can imagine. From sitting in a chair and walking in the park to running and throwing a ball, all are influenced by the ability of the strength, speed and coordination generated to be …

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23 Great Food and Drink Gifts for Pets

Yes, your bestest, furriest, most feathered friend can haz Christmas presents, too<p>If your dog, cat, bird, rabbit, or goldfish is anything like you, he's got discerning tastes. A box of Milk-Bones isn't going to cut it. Fortunately, there are a zillion online retailers catering to the highfalutin …

Pets

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How Bars Are Using High-Tech Equipment To Make Better Drinks

Cocktail engineers on the cutting edge are borrowing tools from laboratories and industry.<p>As cocktails in top bars become increasingly sophisticated, more work is required to perfect them, and much of that preparation now happens behind the scenes. Rather than infusing fruit into vodka in a big jar …

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