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Cocktail Science: 8 Tips and Tricks For Getting the Most Out of Citrus

It wasn't that long ago that bartenders would reach for a suspect-looking bottle of store-bought lemon juice or sour mix any time a cocktail calling for citrus was ordered. The recent cocktail renaissance has brought back a much-needed appreciation for fresh juices.<p>But to really capture the complex …

Pineapple Mojito

For the simple syrup: Heat sugar and water in a small saucepan until sugar is dissolved. Bring to a boil, and then set to the side to cool. Reserve …

I made this Rhubarb Vanilla Bean Jam for Make and Takes. Stir it into Greek yogurt, drizzle warm over cold vanilla ice cream, spoon into cupcakes, spread over cheesecake, or just eat it straight from the jar. http://www.makeandtakes.com/rhubarb-vanilla-bean-jam

Walnut-Habanero Salsa With Roasted Garlic and Orange Recipe

Adding roasted garlic to salsa instantly creates creaminess. Your guests will undoubtedly ask you what's responsible for the consistency; the roasted garlic flavor is subtle enough to conceal itself as the secret ingredient.<p>What I love most about this salsa (aside from watching friends trying to …

Peach Salsa With Pickled Red Onions and Serrano Chiles Recipe

This muy fuerte salsa is tangy and spicy, and it looks like delicious, edible confetti (which it sort of is). The quick-pickled red onions add enough acid to keep you from shoveling chips in your mouth after a bite of serrano chile, and fresh peach adds natural sweetness. As this is a pretty chunky …

The 9 Best Things to Eat on a Stick

Foods that abandon traditional cutlery are always fun. Popsicles in the backyard on a scorching hot day, corndogs at the State Fair, marshmallows roasted over a bonfire -- nothing says summer like food on a stick. Here are our 9 favorite recipes that ditch the fork and knife.<p>Frozen Bananas Dipped …

Portobello Pastrami + Microwave Sauerkraut & Horseradish Mustard

Chef Jimmy Gentry of Paradox Catering & Consulting sent us a great recipe for Tofu Pastrami Microwave Sauerkraut and Horseradish Mustard that he'd …

Avocado and Tangerine Salad with Jalapeno Vinaigrette

8 Servings<p>The jalapeño's ribs and seeds are the spiciest parts; be careful not to rub your eyes after handling (or wear gloves)!<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup fresh tangerine juice<p>1 jalapeño<p>1 small shallot, finely chopped<p>2 tablespoons white wine vinegar<p>Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper<p>1/4 cup …

Recipes

Andalusian Gazpacho Recipe

<b>Note:</b> Use only the ripest tomatoes. Don't use a bread that's too flavorful (no sourdough, for example) or rough. You want it to soften and blend into the soup completely. You can serve the soup as is with a drizzle of olive oil, sherry vinegar, and a sprinkle of chives and ground black pepper, or …

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Thai Steak Salad with Roasted Chili Mango Vinaigrette

To prep steak, whisk together marinade ingredients (the coconut milk through the chili sauce) in a large bowl. Season the steak with salt and pepper …

"Make Double or Triple": George Bryant's Satisfying Paleo Dinner Menu

Chances are you have a friend or family member who has embarked on the Paleo diet sometime in the last year, or maybe you are interested in trying to …

Reinventing Disposable: Elegant Japanese Paper Tableware

Do guests at your less formal gatherings deserve less hospitality than those attending holiday dinners? Disposable tableware is certainly convenient, …