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12 Essential Gins Everyone Should Have in the Liquor Cabinet

<b>Tanqueray</b><p>One of the quintessential London Dry gins, Tanqueray is endlessly useful — as well suited to complex fruity or herbal cocktails as it is a …

Wine & Spirits

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 …

The best whisky cocktail recipes

When one thinks of a whisky cocktail, odds are one thinks of a drink made with rye or bourbon. But the whiskies of the British Isles work just as brilliantly.<p>While I’d usually use a blended spirit, many barsmiths will mix with single malts, and they are very specific about their choices. Most of …

These are the best rums in the world

Is any drink cooler than a rum? With a vast range of source regions - from Trinidad to Cuba - the only problem is choosing the right one. Not …

Whiskey

The Best Sipping Rums from Around the World

No tiki jokes allowed<p>Life is hard for lovers of rum. Nine times out of ten, all they can expect to find at the local watering hole is Bacardi, …

Whiskey

How 1 Fundamental Cocktail Formula Turns into 8+ Drinks

Sweet + sour + spirit.<p>This archetypal and infinitely malleable blueprint for the Sour was, alongside the Fix and the Julep, one of the very first formulas to climb out of the primordial cocktail era of the nineteenth century. It was a time when Victorian drinkers adjusted to the speed of city life …

What to Make With Campari: 16 Cocktails Everyone Should Know

Okay, it's not gin or whiskey. You can, of course, make plenty of drinks <i>without</i> Campari. But when it comes to liqueurs, this bitter, herbal, and fruity aperitif is one of our go-tos. Dark red Campari adds bold flavor wherever you pour it, equal parts sweetness and bitter punch. Start with one of …

Vermouth

Give the gift of homemade booze: 23 easy recipes for DIY liqueur

1 /23: Handmade Irish cream<p>1/23 :Handmade Irish cream<p>Share<p>Tweet<p>Pin<p>Irish cream liqueur is a perfect holiday treat — in hot cocoa, coffee or just over …

Liqueurs

10 classic Mad Men-era cocktails

The best scotch whiskies

Moreso than any rival drinks, Scotch inspires something of a manical devotion among its lovers: Robert Burns was one of these, devoting verse after …

These are the best scotch whiskies in the world

Does any drink carry the romance of the Single Malt Scotch? Ordering one at the bar or producing a bottle from cupboard is a sure affirmation of …

Whiskey

The 12 Best Single Malt Scotches Under $50

4 minute Read<p>Even if you’ve never taken a snort of whisky in your life (yeah, that’s a thing), you’ve probably heard the term Single Malt Scotch, …

Whiskey

Too Good To Mix: 9 Rums Perfect For Sipping

America is currently experiencing a rum revival. As new tiki bars open around the country and bartenders find new ways to celebrate the spirit via cocktails and curated rum lists, there couldn't be a better time to get educated and excited about the wonderful world of rum.<p>If you're only familiar …

Whiskey

10 Bourbon Cocktails Every Man Should Know How to Make

No whiskey sours here.

Bourbon Whiskey

Clean.

Homemade sriracha (aka "Rooster Sauce") is oh-so-easy. We've been eating the store bought stuff for years, but Pete read the label recently and we …

Recipe: Cucumber Kimchi Bites

Stuffed Cucumber Kimchi (Oi Sobaegi Kimchi)<p>Serves 4 to 6<p>1 1/2 pounds Kirby cucumbers, Korean cucumbers, or any other unwaxed pickling cucumbers <br>1 …

Food Preservation

DIY Kitchen: salsa two ways

I am consoling myself about the end of August with the fact that tomato season is just beginning. Which, <i>I know</i>. Shouldn’t people console themselves …

homemade ketchup that tastes right

You forgot about the ketchup, didn’t you? Turns out that being sad makes for great ketchup. Indeed, this year’s version was the <i>ne plus ultra</i> of …