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10 Rare Whiskeys Picked by a Whiskey Hunter

When chef Chris Shepherd isn't blowing away diners at Houston's Underbelly, he's hunting for unique bourbons. Here are his favorites.<p>Whiskeys like Wild Turkey and Gentleman Jack are perfect for college tailgaters and corporate imbibers, but some in the culinary know like to dig a little deeper. …

James Beard

10 Fruits to Add to Your Water That Will Totally Benefit Your Body

<i>Photo Credit: Shutterstock / Bolarkina Marina</i><p>Just add some fruit and you're on your way to fresh flavors and better health.<p>The list of health benefits that come from staying hydrated is endless. Hydration is important, but people drink a wide range of liquids to help with other day-to-day issues, …

12 things you didn't know you could do with Gmail

Gmail is one of the world's most powerful and well-built tech tools, but there are ways to make it even more amazing.<p>Some features are hidden within Gmail itself -- through the Settings and Labs tab; others have been built by third party developers. (Just remember, third party apps will have access …

Apps

Choose to Infuse: How to Make Your Own Wine, Fruit Vinegar, and More

<i>When summer comes around, we try to find ways to make it last forever. So every day this week, we'll bring you a new guide to preserving the season's best herbs, fruits, and vegetables. Today: How to infuse everything from booze to honey.</i><p>Canning not your jam? There’s another awesome—dare we say …

Cherries

11 Better-Than-Jell-O Homemade Gelatins

Fruity, wiggly and fun to eat, there’s no denying Jell-O’s prowess as a refreshing dessert or snack. But the boxed, artificially colored, …

How To Make Cold Brew Coffee With Your French Press, Because You Can!

Photo credit: 500px<p>Great news, guys. It might be getting too warm to drink hot coffee, but that doesn't mean that your beloved French press is no longer needed. That glorious, sleek container that makes it so simple to brew a cup of coffee in the morning can be used to make cold brew.<p>The process …

Coffee

An Unexpected Twist on a Classic Lemonade

<i>You know you love your great aunt's banana bread, but you probably don't know why you do. In Modern Comfort, Ashley Rodriguez from Not Without Salt figures out what makes our favorite classics work, and then makes them even better.</i><p><i>Today: Add vanilla simple syrup to classic lemonade and there's no</i> …

Profit

7 DIY Vodka Infusions That'll Seriously Upgrade Your Homemade Cocktails

(Photo Credit: Foodie with Family)<p>Flavor-infused cocktails are <i>always</i> in order on a sweet summer night, and there's no better way to up your amateur bartending skills than with homemade vodka infusions.<p>Not only are the DIY versions healthier than their liquor-store counterparts -- see ya never, …

Cocktails

10 Iced Coffee Hacks You Shouldn't Live Without

Photo credit: Nicole Peattie<p>Iced coffee season is upon us, and with it the sign of so many good things to come: sunny days, open-toed shoes and cold brew -- lots and lots of cold brew. But just because coffee has ice in it doesn't mean it's great. It can be bitter, watery and way too expensive. …

Single Malts, Ryes, Rums and More: A Dozen New Dark Spirits for Sipping & Savoring

Whenever I do spirits round-ups like this one, I try to come up with some timely intro, as if I'm a talk show host doing a monologue. I've tried the old current events bit: "Man, Brian Williams must have really been sloshed on that chopper to have such a faulty memory. And speaking of getting …

Why You Should Always Date A Whiskey Girl

You can tell a lot about people by their drink choice.<p>You've got your beer drinkers in one corner, crowding around the keg, chanting "America!" and …

Ginger Julep

Bobby Flay's gingery take on a Southern julep is fresh and lively. <b>Slideshow:</b> More Southern Cocktail Recipes

How to Fake a Long Bob in 6 Easy Steps

All you need is eight hair pins.<p>All you need to achieve this celeb-loved style is a little patience—and a handful of bobbies. Click through for a step-by-step featuring Dannijo co-founder Jodie Snyder, courtesy of model whisperer hair stylist Michael Angelo. Something tells us you'll be looking …

4 Bargain Bourbons to Buy Before They Go the Way of Pappy Van Winkle

Ray Isle wades through the crowded bourbon market and recommends a quartet of good bottles to seek out.<p>As a longtime Manhattan drinker, I am …

Cold-Brew Iced Coffee Concentrate

Makes 5 cups concentrate<p>Cold brew goes down easy, but watch out: This is high-octane stuff. For a clear liquid, use coarsely ground coffee. (Finely ground beans make for a cloudier drink.)<p>July 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>12 ounces coarsely ground fresh coffee beans<p>Milk (optional)<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Place …

Coffee

Hop On Easter Nail Art With These 14 Springy Manis

Eggs aren’t the only thing we’re bent on decking out this Easter season—we’re just as obsessed with amping up our nails. And lucky for us, those dipped and dyed shells offer up loads of inspiration for doing up our digits right: think swirling pastels and punchy geo patterns… oh yeah, now you’re …

5 Natural Teeth Brighteners

Get a gorgeous smile with these easy tricks.<p>You may not be on the red carpet, but with the amount of flashes happening on your holiday party circuit, you might as well be. And while you often know the main smile saboteurs (red wine, coffee, etc.), what about all the foods that can actually do your …

Ginger Beer Recipe

Ginger beer is ginger ale's sinister cousin: much more ginger and a little less sweet, but still (mostly) non-alcoholic. It can be made easily at home with simple ingredients and materials.<p>Read the Whole Story<p>Ingredients3/4 cup packed brown sugar (you can adjust to taste)1 1/2 cups peeled and …

Green Smoothie With Avocado Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A little avocado goes a long way in a smoothy, lending a pillowy, silky smooth texture that words can't really do justice to. Try it for yourself, and see if you don't get hooked! —Gena Hamshaw<p><b>Serves: 1</b><p>1 banana, peeled and then frozen<br>• 1/2 cup frozen (or fresh) mango<br>• 1/2 small or medium …

Breakfast

Does Pho 75 Make the Best Pho in Philadelphia?

A friend of mine in college insisted that <b>Pho 75</b> was the real deal because, of the handful of pho joints on Washington Avenue, it was the only one that didn't have pictures on the menu. In his mind, if it didn't have pictures, it must be for the natives, and that was a good thing. I could never be …

The Food Lab Redux: How to Make the Perfect Bowl of Tonkotsu Ramen

There's no two ways about it: making ramen—and I'm talking <i>tonkotsu</i>, the rich, creamy pork broth of Japan's <i>Kyushu</i> region that leaves your lips sticky and your belly happy—is not an easy task. Each element takes time to prepare before they're ready to combine in the bowl just before serving, and some …

The Best Ramen Shops in NYC

Nearly three years ago, we surveyed the ramen scene in New York, finding great bowls in Midtown, the East Village, and more. In the time since, our ramen options have only grown, particularly in Brooklyn, where a miniature revolution of nouveau ramen shops is afoot (see: Yebisu, Chuko, Ganso, etc). …

Mango and Coconut Milk Batida Recipe

Batidas are a family of cocktails that feature the Brazilian sugarcane spirit cachaça. Mango juice and rich coconut milk make excellent mixers, with tart lime to balance things out.<p><b>About the Author:</b> Autumn Giles is a writer in Queens, NY. You can see her work on Autumn Makes & Does, listen to her …

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Thirsty Thursday: Peach Julep

<b>It’s more than just alliteration;</b> <b>it’s a statement, a proclamation that Thursdays are when the weekend should really start.</b> Kicking it off right is …

3 Refreshing Blackberry Cocktails to Make at Home

It is screaming hot outside and, for those of us who don't have the option of bobbing around in a pool or ocean all day (so....all of us, probably), we need to figure out as many ways as possible to keep our cool. The good news is that with summer heat comes sweet, juicy summer berries. The …

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