Ashley Barroso

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Should I Be Drinking This? 'Vintage' Vodka

<b>Like a kicked dog,</b> I have developed an instinctive aversion to anything described to me as "a new concept in the vodka category." Experience has dictated that vodka innovation tends toward the stomach-churning. This includes flavorings better suited to a six-year-old's lunchbox than a 90-proof …

Alcohol

Recipe: Chocolate Truffle Cookies with Cherries & Walnuts

Chocolate Truffle Cookies with Cherries & Walnuts<p>Makes about 5 dozen cookies<p>1 1/2 cups walnuts <br>6 large eggs <br>1 1/4 cups all-purpose flour <br>3 …

Dessert

The Food Lab: How to Roast Fall and Winter Vegetables

I associate different appliances with different times of the year. The vacuum cleaner comes out in the summer as the dogs start to shed their fall coats. (Ironically, the vacuum cleaner <i>also</i> comes out around November when my building decides to kick in its …

DIY Christmas Popcorn Trio

Assembling beautiful Christmas cookie plates for holiday gifting is nice, but if you can’t bake or don’t have the time, give flavored popcorn combos …

Spice It Up! The Stories and the Places Behind the Spices

<i>Mulled wine, also known as glögg, glühwein or vin chaud. Wikimedia Commons.</i><p>This holiday season, while you're sipping mulled wine and nibbling gingerbread, impress your company with some spicy knowledge. I'm talking about <b>spices</b>, those dried, powdery substances (roots, bark and seeds) that were once …

Spices

Vast Number of Silent Films Lost to History

Silent movies are still the earliest cinematic record of our time—even if they have long been surpassed by more exciting forms of theater. …