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Whiskey Sour Slush Recipe

Our favorite way to drink whiskey sours? With a summer-perfect arctic chill and a sunny mix of lemonade and sparkling citrus soda. They are …

Lemonade

Recipe: Firecracker Chicken Thighs — Recipes from The Kitchn

There is one important thing you should know about getting this chicken on the dinner table: You're gonna need to put out plenty of extra napkins. …

Cooking

How to make your own iced tea: botanical brews, fresh fruit - and a dash of gin

Take someone up on the offer of a cup of tea, and until recently you’d most likely be served a riff on the classic builder’s brew: a filter paper black tea bag plunked into water, sweetened perhaps with sugar and disguised with a dash of milk (not necessarily in that order).<p>Now, the nation’s …

Tea

Turns Out You've Been Drinking White Wine the Wrong Way This Whole Time

On a recent trip to Portugal, I went up to the bar and ordered myself a glass of white wine. No frills; just straight up house wine. I watched the …

Alcohol

Must-Have Wines for Your Summer BBQ

Photo via Getty Images<p>Move over, beer—wine is the new beverage star of the barbeque this year. It may seem obvious to crack a couple of cold ones …

Cooking

14 Bottles of Wine to Buy Right Now

Don’t want to overpay for great wine? Here’s your shopping list.<p>If you only remember two words from this story, make them these two: Tom Gore.<p>Gore is a second-generation California grape farmer, raised in Sonoma County. He’s passionate about wine and about farming. And he points out that while most …

Sonoma County

Gorillaz detail new album, share two new songs

The Now Now is out June 29.<p>Damon Albarn was a guest on Zane Lowe's Beats 1 show on Thursday, where he offered some new details on the forthcoming …

New Albums

3 Things You Should Know If You're Just Starting Out in Photography

If you’re just starting out in photography, there’s a lot of information to absorb. And while much of that info is important to know, it can get a …

Photography

1 Tip for Landscape Photography That Opens Up a Whole New World

I have only 1 tip that will hopefully inspire you and help you to improve your landscape photography: use a wide angle (preferably 16mm or wider, …

Landscape Photography

How to Actually Improve Your Photography

In this article I'll share five tips on how I actually improved my photography. Here I'm not talking technicalities such as sharper images, shallow …

Street Photography

Illinois police: Keep pot illegal — or we’ll kill the dog

As Illinois lawmakers debate whether to become the 10th state to legalize recreational marijuana, a few law enforcement officials in the state have put forth this bizarre argument:<p>If Illinois legalizes marijuana for recreational use, law enforcement officials fear job losses for hundreds of …

Cannabis

The 25 Best Movie Scores of the 21st Century

From "There Will Be Blood" to "Under the Skin" the last 18 years have given us some of the most memorable music ever written for the movies.<p>It goes …

Learn How to Take Great Photos at Night from a Pro Who’s Always Avoided Shooting After Dark (VIDEO)

Professional photographer Peter McKinnon admits it: He’s always been intimidated by shooting after dark, explaining that “The rules are completely …

Radiohead Guitarist Jonny Greenwood's Film Scores: A Listener's Guide

For the past 15 years, Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood has enjoyed another professional life as a film composer. Now, a decade after the Academy …

20 handy things you didn't know Google Photos can do

Most people think of Google Photos like a dusty old album on the shelf. Every once in a while, you flip through those old snapshots with a friend. Remember that trip to the beach? That was so nice.<p>Like most Google services, Photos is overflowing with helpful features, which can manipulate, …

Photoshop Tips: 5 Ways to Use the Clone Stamp Tool to Clean up Your Photographs (VIDEO)

We all have to clean up an image on occasion, whether it’s to get rid of a distracting background element, remove litter in the foreground of a …