Ian Ruzow

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How to Make Homemade Corn Tortillas

Corn tortillas are made with only 2 ingredients; corn flour (masa harina) and water. All you need are a good heavy nonstick or seasoned iron skillet …

Cooking

The 15 Best Tequilas to Mix and Sip this Cinco de Mayo

Skip the shots—these are tequilas worth taking your time<p>Put down the shot glass (for now, at least). In America, tequila’s had a longstanding …

The Best Exercise for Aging Muscles

The toll that aging takes on a body extends all the way down to the cellular level. But the damage accrued by cells in older muscles is especially severe, because they do not regenerate easily and they become weaker as their mitochondria, which produce energy, diminish in vigor and number.<p>A study …

Exercise

Top Marijuana Private Equity and Venture Capital Funds | Investopedia

As more states voted to legalize some form of marijuana last year, the biggest being California, pot sales have gone through the roof. An ArcView …

Venture Capital

Fallopian tubes may have big role in ovarian cancer fight

Two thin tubes that connect the ovaries to the uterus have assumed an outsize role in the battle against ovarian cancer.<p>Research increasingly points to the likelihood that some of the most aggressive ovarian cancers originate in the fallopian tubes. Most doctors now believe there is little to lose …

Cancer

Russia ‘orders all officials to fly home any relatives living abroad’

Politicians and high-ranking figures are said to have received a warning from president Vladimir Putin to bring their loved-ones<p>Russia is ordering …

Russia

How Israeli women are gaining in the fight for Jewish divorce

JERUSALEM (JTA) — In this case, the sins of the son are the sins of the father.<p>Israel’s Supreme Rabbinical Court this month sentenced a haredi …

Israel

6 Remote Private Islands Where You Can Vacation Like a Royal

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Turn Your Kitchen Into a Pizzeria With a Portable Stone Oven

True pizza lovers can now get that real Neapolitan pizza taste at home. A portable wood-fire stone pizza oven called the Roccbox, launching on …

Steven Spielberg

Pastrami Ribs

4 Servings<p>The ribs become completely tender during the initial cooking, then are crisped under the broiler before serving. Learn how to make this recipe and more in our online cooking class with Sur la Table.<p>February 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>½ cup freshly ground black pepper<p>1 tablespoon ground …

Seafood

Thanksgiving Drinks for a Crowd

From hot mulled cider to sangria with cranberries and apples, here are great Thanksgiving drinks for a crowd.

New Orleans

West Bank stabbing victim named as Hadar Buchris, 21

The Times of Israel liveblogged Sunday’s developments as they unfolded.<p>Gush Katif lands to be divided among Hamas officials<p>Hamas announces that it …

Mexican Grilled Corn

<i>by</i> Angie McGowan <i>on</i> April 27, 2015<p>This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Char-Broil for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.<p>Now that the …

Cappelletti Should Be the First Bottle You Add to Your Bar This Spring

If you don’t know Cappelletti, prepare to make its acquaintance and find out why it’s the bottle that has been heretofore missing from your bar. The …

Flavors

15 Pitcher-Perfect Cocktails For Breezy Bartending Duty

Cocktails taste better when they're enjoyed with good company, but rather than craft a bunch of different beverages (I mean, who really wants to be stuck with bartending duty all party long?), make pitcher drinks like sangria, margaritas, and punch. All you have to do is make a large batch, and …

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7 of the Best Cauliflower Recipes Ever

Back in the day, we used to breeze past cauliflower in the grocery aisle. Fast-forward to 2015, and our love for the versatile veggie couldn't be stronger. From spicy and roasted whole to whipped into a velvety soup, here are seven of the best cauliflower recipes guaranteed to make you fall in …

Healthy Eating

Open-Source Mixology: Cocktail Recipes by the Numbers

Acquire the codes for classic drinks, and you can improvise infinitely (without wasting a drop)<p>SOME OF THE RECIPES in “Liquid Intelligence,” the new cocktail book from food-science authority Dave Arnold, require more commitment—or at least more gear—than one would expect from the average home …

Recipes

Treat Your Guests to 8 Unique Holiday Drinks

From the House Beautiful archives: eight unique and colorful '60s-style cocktails and after-dinner drinks for all kinds of holiday entertaining.<p>Christmas Snow<p>1 oz. light Puerto Rican rum<p>1/2 oz. Galliano<p>1/4 oz. Rose's unsweetened lime juice<p>1 oz. heavy cream<p>Shake well with ice cubes. Serve in claret …

Dublin Iced Coffee

Makes 1 Servings<p>A delicious mix of caffeine, dessert, and danger.<p>June 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 oz. strong cold-brew coffee<p>2 oz. stout (such as AleSmith Speedway or Guinness)<p>1½ oz. Irish whiskey<p>¾ oz. simple syrup<p>1/2 ounce heavy cream<p>Freshly grated cinnamon stick (for serving)<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Mix …

Coffee

The Black Friars Cobbler

Makes 2 Servings<p>February 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>10 fresh blackberries<p>1/4 cup Plymouth sloe gin<p>1/4 cup mezcal (such as Sombra or Del Maguey Vida)<p>3 tablespoons fresh lemon juice<p>2 tablespoons pure cane syrup (such as Steen's)<p>3 cups (about) crushed ice<p>Additional fresh blackberries (for garnish)<p>Recipe …

Carbohydrates

Riesling Sangria with Lychees

“Our consulting beverage director, Peter Vestinos, makes fun of my drinks because they’re always a little sweeter than he likes,” says chef Bill Kim. …

Recipes

Fresh Pineapple Margaritas

Easy5 mins<p>This past weekend is going down in the record books as one of my favorite in history.<p>Well, in all of my 30 years, to be exact. :)<p>Since you …

Rosé, Bourbon, and Blue

8 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>7 tablespoons raw sugar<p>2 cups fresh blueberries, divided<p>2 cups brewed unsweetened black tea<p>1 1/2 cups fruity rosé<p>1 cup bourbon<p>3/4 cup fresh lemon juice<p>8 lemon slices<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Stir sugar with 7 tablespoons hot water in a small bowl until sugar is dissolved; transfer …

Rosé

Orange Gin Fizz

Here we go again with the citrus. What can I say, there’s a lot of it in the house. And who’s going to say no to a fresh-squeezed orange gin fizz? …

Winter Sangria with citrus & pomegranate

This year we have two parties leading up to New Year’s, then a blissful clear calendar on the 31st. I’m so looking forward to a non-hyped quiet night …

30 Cocktails Perfect For Warm Weather

The prettiest and most delicious cocktails to try this season. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com<p>Warm weather! IT'S FINALLY HERE ALL OVER THE COUNTRY! After you shove your puffy coats in suitcases and hide them away in a dark corner never to be seen until the cold returns, go sit …

Mandalay Bay

6 Common Traits of the Biggest Apps

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What makes an app successful? There are many factors that determine the success of an app, but if you study the journey of each of the current crop of big apps, you can draw a few common threads between them.<p>If your app meets these …

Apps