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The Myth of James Bond’s Martini
Rather than 007’s famous Vodka Martini—shaken, not stirred—special guests at his creator Ian Fleming’s house were served a flaming rum punch.
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The Mysterious Art of Mixing a Manhattan
In this era of lavishly composed cocktails, the simplicity of the Manhattan truly stands out—as does its colorful history.
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How Kentucky Became Bourbon Country
The Bluegrass State and bourbon are practically synonymous, their twinned history taking in the origins of whiskey in America and the beginning of...
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Meet the Father of the Frozen Margarita
Cinco de Mayo is the perfect day to hail Mariano Martinez, who—inspired by a Slurpee machine—created the first frozen Margarita machine.
How to get your kids to eat anything? Give them some cash. Texas Chef Tim Love tells us how he makes his kids adventurous eaters