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The Modern Martini

8 Servings<p>This lime-and-cilantro-infused cocktail will appeal to both Gimlet and Martini drinkers. We like to use Tanqueray for its strong juniper and spice profile.<p>June 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Cilantro-Lime Gin<p>2 tablespoons sugar<p>1 750-ml bottle London dry gin<p>3 cups fresh cilantro leaves with tender …

Blackberry-Gin Fizz

Makes 8 Servings<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 6–ounce container blackberries<p>1/2 cup sugar<p>2 cups gin<p>1 cup fresh lime juice<p>Club soda<p>8 sprigs Thai basil or sweet basil<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Nutritional Content<p>Hide Nutritional ContentOne serving contains: Calories (kcal) 190 Fat (g) 0 Saturated Fat (g) 0 …

Raspberry-Thyme Smash

Makes 1 drink<p>July 2008Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 fresh thyme sprigs, divided<p>7 fresh raspberries, divided<p>ice cubes<p>1/4 cup Hendrick's Gin<p>2 tablespoons Simple Syrup (see below)<p>2 tablespoons fresh lime juice<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Remove leaves from 1 thyme sprig; place in cocktail shaker. Add 6 berries; mash with …

Homemade Almond Joy Candy Bars

<i>Every Friday, a DIY expert spares us a trip to the grocery store and shows us how to make small batches of great foods at home.</i><p><i>Today: Kristin Rosenau of Pastry Affair introduces us to Candy Bar Friday with homemade Almond Joys, ready in just 30 minutes.</i><p>A few years ago, I started a weekly tradition …

Dessert

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

Beer-Candied Bacon » Tide & Thyme

Print<p>1 lb thick-cut, high quality bacon<p>1/2 cup brown sugar<br>1/4 cup + 2 tbsp beer (I used Dogfish Head’s Chicory Stout)<p>Preheat oven to 400 degrees. …