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Chlorella Powder, Kale, and Vodka: Can Cocktails Be Healthy?

These days, healthy restaurants are de rigueur on both coasts, catering to a devoted, conscious band who regularly order detox juices and smoothies; local seasonal produce; vegan dishes; and clean, grass-fed meats. So it comes as no surprise that craft cocktails are now hyper-designed and …

New York City

Heat up with these tropical cocktails

Winter invites strong drinks and slow sipping, but it doesn’t have to be this way. Though cocktail menus are currently weighted toward spirit-forward …

In Peru, Sipping The Season With A Cocktail De Algarrobina

Blending up eggs, milk, sugar, booze and with a bit of spice grated on top — sounds like eggnog, right? But use pisco instead of rum; sweetened, condensed milk in place of fresh milk and cream and a special ingredient — and you've got a cocktail de algarrobina. In Peru, it wouldn't be Christmas …

Christmas Eve

The 15 most beautifully designed apps of 2015

It’s that time of year again, folks, when retrospective lists reign supreme and reflective musings clog your feeds. This post meets that description, but rest assured it will provide at least one thing to brighten your day: eye candy.<p>Here’s our list of the 15 most impressively designed apps …

Six of the best Christmas cocktail recipes

Try out these Christmas cocktail recipes courtesy of six top bars and restaurants. Some are relatively straightforward, others wonderfully ornate, …

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Ingredients<p>1 tablespoon plus 2 teaspoons sugar<br>• chopped thyme<br>• grapefruit wedge<br>• thyme leaves<br>• 3 tablespoons gin<br>• ⅓ cup freshly squeezed grapefruit juice<br>• ice<br>• ¼ …

Aired August 14, 2014<p>Serves 1 serving<p>Ingredients<p>2 ounces potato vodka, plus additional<br>1 ounce lime juice<br>1 ounce pomegranate juice<p>Preparation<p>Into a …

Carrot Ginger Sparkling Margarita

Aired June 24, 2015<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 ounces blanco tequila<br>1/2 ounce fresh pressed carrot juice<br>1/2 ounce fresh squeezed lime juice<br>1/2 ounce …

How to Make Cocktails for a Crowd (Only Simple Math Required)

The friends are coming! The relatives are coming! Whether you’re looking to ease the stress of a huge family that isn’t always on their very best behavior or to raise a glass to celebrate all the many things you’re deeply thankful for, it’s nice to have a special cocktail available for the crowds …

11 Thanksgiving Cocktail Recipes Straight from America’s Best Bartenders

With cozy Netflix movies queued up, late fall is finally upon us. But that doesn’t mean you have to give up on a little happy hour fun. Sure, it might be time to say goodbye to breezy, beach-side drinks, but tasty Thanksgiving and fall-themed sippers are lovely in their own right. Read on for the …

New York City

Announcing the best value fix or cash trade-in for your unused/old iPhones, iPads and other Apple products

If you’re like me, you have a bunch of old Apple devices sitting around that hardly get used. Whether it’s because they’re broken or they’ve just been supplanted by newer, better tech, they lose a lot of value EVERY DAY just sitting on your desk or in a drawer doing nothing. With the holidays …

The French Embassy: A Bourbon and Elderflower cocktail

New York's newly christened <b>Vaucluse</b>, from prolific chef/restaurateur Michael White, pays homage to French cuisine much in the refined way that his flagship, Marea, elevates Italian. Meaning, fancy ingredients, proper technique, and overall luxe. While duck á l'orange for two might fit the show, a …

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New York City's Top Cocktail Bars

There are countless bars in this city that can make a proper cocktail, but these 23 establishments go the extra distance. Many of them started trends that rippled across the country, while some are reinventing classics. Here's a guide to New York's top cocktail bars, with notes on what to order and …

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10 Bourbon Cocktails Every Man Should Know How to Make

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The Ultimate Bourbon Cocktail You've Never Heard Of

The Paper Plane—a straightforward box-step of a recipe made with precisely equal proportion of four ingredients—may be the best bourbon cocktail that …

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Best Stuff<p>After lathering up a a whole lot, we crown the winning washes.<p>By Adam Hurly2 days agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>The 84-year-old music legend has …

The Best Carne Asada Recipe

We can all agree on a few things here: Great <i>carne asada</i> should taste, first, of the beef. It should be buttery, rich, and juicy, with a nice charred, smoky flavor from the grill or broiler. It should also be tender enough that you can eat it in a taco or burrito, but substantial enough to be served …

Sous Vide Barbecue Pork Ribs Recipe

I was a skeptic at first, but I'm going to say it now: When done properly, ribs cooked via sous vide are every bit as good as traditional barbecue, if not better. Not only that, but they're far more replicable (no weather or wind or uneven heat from coals to deal with), they take much less effort …

How to Make Your Own Bitters for a Signature Stamp on Every Cocktail

Any bar worth its rimming salt should be stocked with at least a couple of bottles of bitters. Sure, you can make a cocktail without them, but you …

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Great Deal: Fly Across the Country for $75 on American Airlines!

Right now there are some killer airfares available on American Airlines, including trans-con flights to/from New York’s LaGuradia and Los Angeles …

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10 classic vodka cocktail recipes

From Cosmopolitans to Moscow Mules, there's all sorts of delicious drinks you can whip up with a bottle of vodka<p>Before we begin, I must make a small confession. I have been a little sniffy about vodka in the past. I have even called it unfinished gin. But, thanks to some rather pure and delicious …

3 Perfect Drinks from the Smoky World of Mezcal

If there’s one liquor that’s made its mark on the national cocktail scene over the past few years, it’s mezcal. A close cousin of tequila, most …

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Highly trained, respected and free: why Finland's teachers are different

In a quiet classroom adorned with the joyful creations of small children, Ville Sallinen is learning what makes Finland’s schools the envy of the world.<p>Sallinen, 22, is teaching a handful of eight-year-olds how to read. He is nearing the end of a short placement in the school during his five-year …

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10 Clever Lifehacks You'll Wish You Thought Of

Never do battle with a jar again<p>No matter what you're doing, there is usually a better way to do it. And to that end, here are 10 lifehacking GIFs that will show you clever, better ways of accomplishing tricky things around your house. That plus a few that are just silly fun.<p>You can find all these …

The New Negronis

You've tried the Negroni. And it was so good, you tried it a hundred times more. Now here are five ways to make it feel fresh.<p>As Gary Regan writes in his excellent new recipe book, <i>The Negroni</i>, "it's one of the simplest and most elegant drink formulas around: combine one part gin, one part sweet …

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Portland Bar Star Jeffrey Morgenthaler Explains Why He's Reviving Bad Drinks from the '80s

Bartender Jeffrey Morgenthaler’s favorite spot to stand while building cocktails at Clyde Common in Portland's Ace Hotel is in front of the tavern's large window. One wonders if—as he looks out onto Stark Street contemplatively stirring a cocktail—he’s dreaming up the next big thing.<p>For those …

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Cinco de Mayo Drinks, Easy Cinco de Mayo Drink Ideas and Recipes | Food & Wine

Expert mixologist Jim Meehan reveals how to make a classic margarita.<p>Expert mixologist Jim Meehan reveals how to make a classic margarita.

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Garden Mule Cocktail Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> The Garden Mule is a fresh take on the Moscow Mule. I muddle blueberries, …