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Five easy cocktail recipes for parties

From hosting sophisticated pre-drinks to organising a full-on dinner party, we always get a kick out of being the hostess with the mostess. And, as …

Isle of Wight

An L.A. bartender is creating cocktails inspired by this year's Oscar nominated movies

The ultimate Oscars-watching party is not complete without a good cocktail, or so says Matt Landes, the CEO of Cocktail Academy, who prepares the drinks for the star-studded gatherings that happen around the biggest event in the movie calendar.<p>“We’ve been seeing a huge influx of interest in low …

Flavors

The Way You Drink A Cocktail Says A Lot About Your Personality According To Body Language Expert

Whether it’s Friday night, or Wednesday night – it’s probably five o’clock somewhere, so you no longer have to feel bad about that mid-week …

Alcohol

7 Delicious Rosé Cocktails to Up Your Hosting Game

Summer rooftop parties and alfresco dinners might be a thing of the past, but just because the temperatures have dropped doesn’t mean you have to put …

Classic Spaghetti Puttanesca

In a large skillet, heat the olive oil over medium-high heat. Once shimmering, add the garlic and anchovies and cook until very fragrant but not yet …

A Beginner's Guide to Cognac

How to drink it, buy it, and mix it into cocktails.<p>Even if you’ve never tried Cognac, there’s a good chance you’ve heard a lot about the drink in one of thousands of rap lyrics. But what is it, exactly? The amber-colored spirit is an aged brandy—distilled wine—specifically made in the Cognac region …

Cognac

Sausage Carbonara | Pasta Recipes

Tap For Method<p>Ingredients<p>4 quality Italian sausages<br>• olive oil<br>• 2 slices thickly cut higher-welfare pancetta , chopped<br>• sea salt<br>• freshly ground black …

Bartenders Tell Us Their Favorite Hot Cocktails For Fall

Lets face it, we’ve been pretty lucky in the weather department this fall. Temperatures in October have been summer-like for most of the country. But, it won’t last. Temperatures are going to dip back to where they are expected for this time of year soon. Some weather forecasters are predicting it …

Seven dishes you must try in Milan

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Share via Email<br>• Pin to Pinterest<br>• Share on Google Plus<p>MY MUM'S RISOTTO ALLA MILANESE WITH PORCINI MUSHROOMS<p>I …

13 rosé bottles so pretty you will want to keep them forever

There's something about a pretty wine bottle, especially when the inside is filled with the pink drink we can't get enough of. Here, we've rounded up …

Where to eat in Milan during Design Week according to the top designers and tastemakers

As the international design industry descends upon Milan for the world's largest and most exciting furniture and design fair, Vogue Living asked some …

Uh Oh, Where Did the Louvre Go?

Tourists in Paris this summer may have some momentary trouble finding one of the city's most noted landmarks, thanks to the mysterious French artist JR. The provocateur got his start wheat-pasting his enormous images on the streets of everywhere from Shanghai to Brazil, though in the 10 years …

France

Spaghetti Bolognese

• 2 tablespoons olive oil<br>• 1 brown onion, chopped<br>• 2 cloves garlic, crushed<br>• 1kg beef mince<br>• ⅓ cup (90g) tomato paste<br>• 2 x 400 g cans chopped tomatoes<br>• 2 cups …

Italian Food

Little National Hotel

Canberra, Australia<p>This stylish hotel situated on the edge of the Australian capital’s 'Parliamentary Triangle' is perfect for business travellers and couples seeking sleek city accommodation with a soul; guests enjoy access to five-star facilities at a sister hotel right across the road.

The Wallpaper* edit of luxury boutique hotels around the world

Hong Kong

19 bar trolleys for every style

Entertain with flair by taking inspiration from these Instagrammed bar trolleys; from minimal to decadent - there's something for everyone.<p><i>Image</i> …

Zoology

7 Ways to Use an Ice Tray That Will Change Your Life

Coffee

Inside TOTEM hotel, Madrid – in pictures

James Bond's drinking habits through the decades

As the conjecture over new twists in the <b>latest Bond film</b> fizzes, fans will be reassured that some things never change. Bond might be a more modern man, but the gadgets, the cars, his behaviour towards women and, of course, the habitual martini will remain. <b>The martini</b> is synonymous with the world’s …

Gin-Campari Sour

In a cocktail shaker, combine the gin, Campari, lemon juice, simple syrup, bitters, and egg white, and shake until combined. Fill the shaker …

Lemon Juice

How to drink coffee like a true Italian

Visitors to Italy contemplating their first <i>real</i> cappuccino should remember that they’re in quasi-sacred territory.<p>The Italians pretty much invented the way the rest of the world confects, serves and imbibes coffee, from the lingo (cappuccino, latte, <i>macchiato</i>) to the steam-driven espresso machine …

Coffee

Diesel Living and Iris Ceramica Bring Industrial Home

<i>Above: Hard Leather</i>Diesel Living continues its design evolution with a new collaboration with Iris Ceramica. The Diesel Living design brand, an …

Ceramics

Ben Young Turns Concrete and Glass into Vast Oceans

Kiwi artist Ben Young isn’t one to shy away from a challenge. “Early on I set myself a personal challenge to stick to the medium of laminating float …

Sculpture

The Essential Tools to Eat Like a Local in China When You Don't Speak a Word of Chinese

Reads, apps, and strategies to help you get a better bowl of noodles<p>Eating in China when you don't speak a Chinese language is not hard: Hotels …

Food & Dining

Basil Martini

In a large glass, combine gin, Cocchi, vermouth, bitters, and 2 cups ice. Stir for 15 seconds and strain into a chilled cocktail glass. In the palm …

A guide to Italian coffee: sugar is optional, Frappuccino does not exist

While some UK cafes serve drinks containing caramel, syrups and cookies, Italians would regard these concoctions as breakfast or dessert<p>Some British cafes serve drinks with 25 teaspoons of sugar per cup.<p>Not in Italy.<p>In Italy coffee is synonymous with espresso. Ask for a coffee in a bar from Trieste …

Coffee

House tour: a stylish apartment with a sense of grandeur that belies its size

Collector Emmanuel de Bayser’s Paris apartment is a contrast between the modern and the classic, both in its architecture and the furnishings he has …

Interior Design

Global Cocktail of the Week: The Big, Bad Manhattan from Snackbar in Oxford, MS

Each week, we'll scour the world for a different cocktail and tell you how to get in on the spirits-filled fun at home. This week, we’re going country for a Southern style Manhattan from Snackbar in Oxford, Mississippi. What brings this classic tipple down South? Bacon, of course.<p>It's Friday. …

Bitters

Articles about single room loft impressive wall wall storage on Dwell.com - Dwell

When architects Hayes and James Slade of Slade Architecture renovated a three-story brownstone in Brooklyn for Ricky Kenig, the...<p>The Karst region in Slovenia is known for its limestone plateau, filled with picturesque caves and sinkholes.<p>Paper artist Pierre Pozzi uses his signature material to …

San Francisco

A Modern, Minimalist Apartment in Tel Aviv

Located in a tower at the top of a luxury hotel in Tel Aviv, this apartment’s renovation resulted in a modern, minimalist pad with a timeless appeal, …

Interior Design