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14 Fancy Sandwich Recipes That Are Worthy of the Dinner Table

When you think of sandwiches, your head goes to <i>lunch</i> — an ooey gooey grilled cheese and tomato soup combo, or perhaps that beloved panini from the sandwich shop you frequent on your lunch break. Truth is, a creative sandwich makes for a totally appropriate dinner option as well — <i>when done right</i>. …

Cooking

5 Cooking Shows You Aren’t Watching, but Should Be

If you’re a casual viewer of cooking shows, you might think that they’re all the same: Someone stands in front of a camera, stirs some things in a …

Everything You Wanted to Know About Authentic Mexican Food

<i>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com.</i><p>Tacos date back to the days when Montezuma and the Aztecs ruled Mexico. Cocoa beans were used as currency, …

Can Beam Still Call Its Brands Bourbon?

PORTLAND, Ore. (TheStreet) -- <b>Beam</b> (BEAM) has a new owner in <b>Suntory</b> (STBFY), a new home in Japan and a new portion of the Asian market to explore.<p>But …

Mexican Chef Serves Up An Authoritative Guide To Her Country's Cuisine

If you want to give your taste buds a gustatory tour of Mexico, then Margarita Carrillo is ready to be your guide.<p>The Mexican chef and food activist has spent years gathering hundreds of recipes from every region of the country for <i>Mexico: The Cookbook,</i> her new, encyclopedic take on her country's …

Orange Mint Julep

Makes 4 Servings<p>This julep riff from Bobby Flay tastes fresh and not too sweet.<p>March 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>orange syrup<p>Zest from 1 orange (removed in strips with a vegetable peeler)<p>½ cup sugar<p>cocktail<p>½ orange, cut into 4 pieces<p>1 bunch mint<p>Orange bitters<p>8 ounces bourbon<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Orange …

Recipes

Ruben's Cooler No. 2

8 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups thinly sliced unpeeled cucumber<p>2 1/2 cups Hendrick's Gin<p>1 1/4 cups St-Germain liqueur<p>1 cup fresh lemon juice<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 1/2 cups club soda<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Line a large rimmed baking sheet with parchment paper. Arrange cucumber slices in single layer on …

Recipes

Tasty Tuesday: {Cucumber Ginger Gin Fizz}

For today’s Tasty Tuesday we are continuing our thirst quenching cocktail series and it just so happens that today we’re featuring my current …

BLACKBERRY RUM FIZZ RECIPE

The end of summer means saying goodbye to the season’s darkest and most flavorful berry. And, there’s no better way to say goodbye to something than …

Kentucky Buck

Muddle chopped strawberry, lemon juice, and simple syrup in a cocktail shaker. Add bourbon, 2 dashes bitters, and ice. Shake and strain into an …

Carry On Cocktail Kit | GearLuxe | Cars, Gadgets, Gear, Style, Tech, Food, Drink & More...

One of the more exciting and unpredictable collaborations in recent times, sees scotch whisky masters The Macallan and sunglasses specialists Oakley …

Quick and Easy Italian-American Red Sauce in 40 Minutes or Less Recipe

There are times when you can stand over the stove all day, slowly cooking that red sauce down. Then there are times when you need to put dinner on the table in under an hour. For those moments when convenience trumps patience, this is the red sauce to turn to. Simmered with plenty of garlic, dried …

Shrimp Scampi With Garlic, Red Pepper Flakes, and Herbs Recipe

To get the most flavor in this shrimp scampi, we use vermouth instead of white wine and a mix of fragrant herbs—parsley, tarragon, and chives—instead of just parsley. The silky butter sauce, meanwhile, is brightened with a splash of fresh lemon juice and fresh lemon zest. It's a quick, easy, …

DIY Spicy Kimchi Beef Instant Noodles Recipe

This pot of noodles, flavored with kimchi, mushrooms, and beef, can be made ahead and taken to work. Just add boiling water, seal it up for three minutes, add the contents of the fresh-scallion packet, and you've got a hot lunch ready.<p>Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>Why It Works<p>All the …

Microwave Rocky Road Sponge Cakes Recipe

Rocky road is a classic ice cream. While today's versions often feature almonds, the original Rocky Road was made with walnuts and that is how Alex likes it. These chocolate sponge cakes are studded with small pieces of marshmallow and walnut in our twist on the original ice cream flavor.<p><b>Why this</b> …

Slow-Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup With All the Fixings Recipe

Rich chicken tortilla soup, made from slow-simmered chicken thighs, joins quintessential toppings—avocado, red onion, sour cream, cilantro cheese, tortillas, limes and hot sauce—in this simple, sustaining slow-cooker meal. The broth gets its depth from inclusions such as apple cider vinegar, ancho …

Amaretto Joy Milkshake Recipe

A lightly-spiked take on the classic Almond Joy candy bar in milkshake form. Toasted coconut flakes and rich coconut cream add tropical flavor, while amaretto liqueur adds sweetness and a little bit of booze.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Toasted coconut flakes blended right into the shake mean plenty of …

The Best White Chili With Chicken Recipe

To be frank, I'm not 100% certain where this dish of tender chicken and white beans bound in a creamy, fresh green-chili sauce topped with shredded cheese comes from. In fact, I wouldn't be surprised if the recipe actually <i>originated</i> on the back of a wrapper from a can chopped green chilies. But our …

Waffle Iron Churros Recipe

Want to eat churros every morning but don't want to deal with daily deep frying? Then these waffled churros are for you. Plus, the nooks and crannies of the waffled churros provide space for the chocolate sauce to pool.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Using a waffle iron instead of deep-frying produces …

Tacos de Canasta (Basket Tacos for a Party or Potluck) Recipe

Tacos may not seem like the kind of food that you should assemble an hour before eating, which is why I've never thought of them as a particularly good potluck dish. But that's because, until recently, I'd never encountered <i>tacos de canasta</i>, a special variety of taco sold by bicycle vendors in …

Sparkling Bourbon Pear Cocktail Recipe

A velvety roasted pear puree is the key to this batched bourbon drink that says fall without screaming it.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Roasting the pears adds depth and concentrates their flavor by cooking out some of their liquid.<br>• Maple syrup adds necessary sweetness while deepening the earthy profile of …

Beer Glass Froster

Summer’s almost here and you definitely don’t want to be drinking your beer out of a warm glass (unless you’re British I guess). Get an icy cold …

Bird meets High Voltage Power

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Save Web Files Instantly Saves Online Files to the Cloud

Generally speaking, if you want to save a file from the internet to a service like Dropbox, Google Drive, or Skydrive, you have to download it to …

Software

Doctor Who TARDIS Liquor Cabinet

It’s liquor on the inside (rimshot). Get your British Sci-Fi TV series inebriation game on the right way with this DIY TARDIS liquor cabinet. …

Grumpy Cat No Mug

Want some hot cocoa, Grumpy Cat? No. Tea? No. You know that you can only fill this Grumpy Cat No Mug with one thing- coffee. Even then, he’ll still …