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The Boulevardier Is the 3-Ingredient Cocktail I'm Drinking All Winter

Like a Negroni, but, uh, better.<p>Why do winter cocktails have to be so damn wintery? I don't need seven sticks of cinnamon, half a holly tree, or a metric ton of cloves to entice me to drink booze in the winter. I don't need mulling spices or liqueur that tastes like cookies. I need something …

Stonefruit

9 Gravy Recipes That Bring Us Joy

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26 Thanksgiving Cocktail & Drink Recipes to Try This Year

Whether you're sipping to celebrate, or just steel your nerves against Great Aunt Edna, these Thanksgiving cocktails will get you in the spirit.<p>Whether you're sipping to celebrate, or gearing up for a day of congenial debate, one thing's for sure: A boozy cocktail in hand can make Thanksgiving a …

James Bond

The 27 Best Thanksgiving Recipes

27 classic Thanksgiving recipes that will never steer you wrong.<p>We can't help ourselves: We play favorites with the recipes we develop here. And these have earned not only their place at our Thanksgiving tables year after year, but also the high honors of being inducted into the Thanksgiving recipe …

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30 Festive Winter Arrangements

Tabletop wreath<p>For this Western take on a holiday standby, bend three pliable curly willow tips into a circle and wire the ends together. Weave two …

Decorations

How to Hand Embroider on T-Shirts

01 of 06<p>Add Embroidery to Tees and Baby Clothes<p>Want to add some embroidery to a t-shirt, baby onesie, or another item with stretchy fabric? It's easy …

How to Work Blanket Stitch in Surface Embroidery

The <b>blanket stitch</b> is a basic, popular embroidery stitch that can be used the along the edge of a fabric hem, as a surface embroidery stitch, a …

Sewing

The 4 Types of Gin and What They Even Are

London Dry? Genever? What types of gin are good for what?<p>You might drink gin all the time and consider yourself a well-adjusted, <i>very</i> happy person. Same! But after the third martini, you might start to ask yourself: what even <i>is</i> gin? And why am I ordering so many light-up hula hoops on eBay?<p>Someone, …

Wine & Spirits

How to Make a Classic Old Fashioned Cocktail

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>If bourbon is the king of American whiskey, surely the Old Fashioned is the king of bourbon cocktails. The venerable sipper predates not only the motorcar but the presidency of Abe Lincoln. In fact, one can even argue that the Old Fashioned may very well be the …

The 15 Best Christmas Albums

If I asked you to name the Best Christmas Albums of All Time, you'd probably say something like Bing Crosby's <i>Merry Christmas</i> or Elvis Presley's record that's literally called <i>Elvis' Christmas Album.</i> But this narrow thinking leaves out so many timeless, iconic holiday offerings—like Aly & AJ's</i> …

Giant Advent Calendar DIY

<i>by Chiara Alberetti Milott</i><p>When I saw this giant printed Christmas tree fabric at Ikea, I knew exactly what I wanted to do with it – a giant advent …

13 Thanksgiving Cocktails Full of Boozy Fall Flavors

In the rush of the holidays and planning the perfect Thanksgiving feast — finding the right bottle of wine, roasting a delicious turkey and, of course, getting creative with leftovers — it can be hard to kick back and relax. Well, we think you should find a moment for yourself (or with a few …

Flavors

The One Tip That Will Change How You Buy Wine

A whole new world of great wine is about to open up.<p>When it comes to wine, there is just too much out there for a consumer to well, consume. There are hundreds of thousands winemakers in the world, from places you didn’t even know were places. Only a fraction of those producers are in a wine shop …

Wineries

We're Psyched When This Arugula Salad Takes Up Half Our Thanksgiving Plate

This salad brings the sunshine, not the other way around.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. This is assistant to the editor in chief Emma</i> …

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Our Best Recipes to Use an Excess of Canned Pumpkin Puree

Pumpkin season is in full swing, and I'm in a constant back-and-forth battle with myself over the PSL-frenzy that ensues this time of year. …

Dessert

Cocktail Recipes | Serious Eats

10 Essential Bottles of Rum

Experience the original drink of the colonies<p>Paul Yellin is tired of hearing that rum is the new bourbon. “Rum was here long before bourbon,” says the owner of the new <b>Cane Rhum Bar</b> in Charleston, South Carolina. “It was the original drink of the colonies, and that included the United States.” In …

The Best Spirits to Give Your Dad This Father's Day

A dad who loves drinking spirits is particularly easy to shop for—get him a bottle of something delicious and odds are he'll be overdue for another by the same time next year. But that doesn't mean you have to resort to the same Scotch every time a holiday rolls around. No matter how adventurous …

white russian

On New Year’s Eve, we attempted to do the reprehensible and take a 6 year-old who usually goes to bed at 7:30 and a pajama-clad infant who went to …

The Best New Spirits of 2015

It can be hard to see the big picture when you're an inch away from the canvas, so it's tricky to tell what 2015 will be remembered for while we're still at the tail end of the year. Will it be known as the year that Scotch lost its luster and American whiskey ascended the brown spirits throne? The …

Diply

Diply is a leading social entertainment publisher that creates captivating content for millennials. We are a ComScore Top 10 Lifestyle property with …

Forget Funny Movies--Just Watch These 7 TED Talks | Inc.com

As business, entertainment, and comedy become ever more intertwined, many top business speakers are turning to humor as the ultimate tool for being memorable amid the ringtones and vibrations of modern life.<p>If we apply a laughs per minute scoring system to Ken Robinson's talk, the most viewed on …

YouTube's 10 most popular videos of 2015

YouTube has gone from strength to strength in 2015 – generating billions of video views each day, and reporting a 60 percent increase in watch time in comparison to last year.<p>Sitting at the top of the millions of videos posted in 2015 are the top 10 most watched videos uploaded this year.<p>YouTube’s …

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Ford goes camping with its own line of recreational vehicles

Thanks to platforms like the F-Series and E-Series, the name "Ford" graces the grilles of many a motorhome and camper-hauling truck, including new …

DIY No-Sew Doggie Cape

No sewing machine or sewing skills? No problem! Make this simple and easy no-sew doggie cape! Perfect way to keep them warm<p>97<p>580

Sewing

Reindeer Food Ornament

This adorable reindeer food ornament is easy to do and makes a great party favor or party activity. Hang it on the tree until Christmas Eve!<p>Get the …

Spiced Rum Punch with Citrus and Luxardo

12 Servings<p>Two types of rum double the fun in this citrusy punch. If you can’t find kumquats, add another orange.<p>December 2015Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup high-proof rum (preferably Smith & Cross)<p>1 cup spiced rum (preferably Sailor Jerry)<p>1 cup fresh grapefruit juice, strained<p>¾ cup fresh orange juice, …

Recipes

35 Make-Ahead Thanksgiving Appetizer Recipes to Make Your Day Easier

Let’s face it: Between the really-super-late cleaning, trying to please all of your guests and, oh, the <i>food</i>, hosting Thanksgiving can get stressful. We’re sure you’ve already got the actual meal covered, but there’s a lot of waiting before you actually get to dig in (we recommend some fun holiday …

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