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Knock Back These Pickle Juice Cocktails

Tasting Table | Posted 08.31.2016 | Taste
Tasting Table

It's the sugar in drinks that's (partially) to blame for a nasty hangover, so pull a fast one on tomorrow's headache by opting for pickle juice instead.

The Perfect Martini And 5 Other Cocktail Recipes Every Host Should Know

Architectural Digest | Posted 05.13.2016 | HuffPost Home
Architectural Digest

For Architectural Digest, by Elizabeth Stamp. Photo: William Waldron There's nothing wrong with a Scotch on the rocks now and then, but if you...

By George -- We'll Miss Him! A Personal Appreciation Of Sir George Martin

Martin Lewis | Posted 03.09.2016 | Entertainment
Martin Lewis

The Beatles were blessed to have had Three Wise Men in their lives who guided them and helped them on their astonishing trajectory to joyous world domination and enduring cultural significance. And by some remarkable gift of the gods those men were not only wise but kind and gentle.

11 Chocolate Desserts to Make This Valentine's Day

Rachel Hollis | Posted 02.09.2017 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

The best part about a holiday is the excuse to eat all the chocolate you want, especially on Valentine's Day. That's why I've rounded up some of my fa...

So, This Cocktail Is Made With Dirt

Bon Appetit | Posted 12.15.2016 | Taste
Bon Appetit

We thought "Earth," an ingredient listed on Il Buco Alimentari e Vineria's cocktail menu, was just playful euphemism. We were wrong.

Notes From a Dive Bar XXXX - Scary Monsters and Super Creeps

Alan Black | Posted 10.21.2016 | San Francisco
Alan Black

Did I just see something slither to the shadow? Trip to the ice machine, all that is frozen in time like that cockroach, just kidding. I need to get my peripheral vision checked. I'm sure I just saw something flee to the darkness under the stairs.

7 Fall Slow Cooker Recipes Perfect For Dinner

Rachel Hollis | Posted 10.12.2016 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

There's something about fall and slow cookers that go hand-in-hand. Maybe it's because school is back in session and easy prep meals are a must? Or maybe it's the cool breeze making me crave something extra warm? Either way here are seven of my favorite slow cooker recipes.

"This Pernicious Liquor": A Gin Primer

Kurt Michael Friese | Posted 08.04.2016 | Taste
Kurt Michael Friese

Cocktails and spirits often have history and lore connecting them to stories of cure-alls, snake oils and digestive aids. Most are false (or at least the claims made at the time were false), but a few were true, and perhaps the spirit with the strongest connection to medicinal purposes is gin.

Three Bottles (and Cocktails) for Father's Day

Tom Macy | Posted 06.18.2016 | Taste
Tom Macy

Give him the bottle and then make the two of you a high-class cocktail with it.

Mixing Drinks and Finding Love

Karri Jinkins | Posted 05.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Karri Jinkins

While I pursued my acting career in the '90s, I supplemented my income working as a bartender at Embassy, a sleek modern bar located in Tribeca. I wa...

Professor Mike Abrams: Reflections of An Illuminated Friendship

Randee Mia Berman | Posted 06.29.2015 | Education
Randee Mia Berman

I was always a 3M girl. I loved Mozart, martinis and macaroons. And then of course there's Mike. I met Mike Abrams as a studious Cornell freshman ...

What Makes an Institution? Restauranteurs Keene and Megan Addington Discuss Some of Chicago's Greatest

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 04.01.2015 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

Elaine's in New York. La Coupole in Paris. The Pump Room in Chicago. What does it take to be an institution? In business school, I was taught that you never move forward with the business that you want. You move forward with the business for which there is demand.

Toast of the Week: The Best Way to Celebrate Mankind Landing on a Freakin' Comet

AskMen.com | Posted 01.14.2015 | Taste
AskMen.com

Space and booze have been making a lot of news recently. Perhaps someday we'll all be throwing back space beers on Mars.

The Glassware You Really Need At Home

Food52 | Posted 10.20.2014 | Taste
Food52

Do your cocktails justice with the right glassware -- because your drinks deserve the best.

10 Cocktails Every Bartender And Cocktail Connoisseur Should Know

Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree | Posted 08.26.2014 | Taste
Clint Lanier and Derek Hembree

Unfortunately these classics have taken a backseat to some of the more popular cocktails of today while becoming a second thought to many bartenders.

These Are The Drinks Bartenders Really Order When They're Not On The Job

The Huffington Post | Alison Spiegel | Posted 04.24.2014 | Taste

When in doubt, ask the experts.

Margaret Nichols: Why Martinis and Meditation Mix

Margaret Nichols | Posted 05.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Margaret Nichols

With a gentle awareness and intent to be real, any pattern can be disrupted. We never fix anything that's broken, we only uncover the bliss we inherently are.

Toasting Boardwalk Empire

Liquor.com | Posted 09.06.2013 | Taste
Liquor.com

In honor of Boardwalk Empire's season premiere, try one of these recipes that were really enjoyed during Prohibition -- and be sure to toast its repeal!

Joe Satran

Taste Test: What Makes The Best Gin Martini?

HuffingtonPost.com | Joe Satran | Posted 12.19.2013 | Taste

A breakdown of the best gins and vermouths to mix up.

So This Is Why It's Called a Martini

Irina Dvalidze | Posted 06.27.2013 | Taste

Take comfort in knowing that Alabama Slammers do indeed have roots in Alabama.

This Father's Day, Give the Gift of Gin

Tony Sachs | Posted 08.13.2013 | Taste
Tony Sachs

Fatherhood is one great big adventure, so why not get a little adventurous on his day? Here are 11 off-the-beaten path gins for Father's Day.

5 Oscar-Worthy Cocktails

Liquor.com | Posted 04.24.2013 | Taste
Liquor.com

While there's an Oscar for just about everything movie-related, we couldn't help but notice that the Best Cinematic Cocktail category still hasn't made the Academy's cut.

Date Night In Barcelona

Party Earth | Posted 03.04.2013 | Travel
Party Earth

So you took the kids to the National Museum of Art, you made sand castles on the beach and taste tested the tapas, but who ever said just because you're on vacation with the family doesn't mean you can't have a little one-on-one time with the spouse.

5 Martinis For A Classy New Year's Eve

Liquor.com | Posted 02.26.2013 | Taste
Liquor.com

We say bid farewell to 2012 in grand style by mixing up an elegant Martini.

WATCH: Vodka And Latkes: How L.A. Chef Manouschka Guerrier's Celebrating Hanukkah

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 06.14.2013 | Black Voices

We're in the home stretch of Hanukkah -- the eight-day Jewish holiday commemorating the rededication of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem circa 2nd century...