Beverage Recipes & Ideas
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10 Types of Classic Cocktails You Should Definitely Know How to MakeSkills
Be the drink hero you want to be.
Mar 23, 2024
Wait, What Exactly Is a Flat White? And How Is It Different From a Latte?Skills
Unless you work in specialty coffee — or come from or have spent time in New Zealand or Australia — I will bet that a few years ago, you had never heard of a flat white. Our friends Down Under have been drinking flat whites for years, but even within the coffee world there tends to be some confusion as to what “exactly” they really are.
Mar 12, 2024
The Only White Wines You Should Use for Cooking, According to a Wine ExpertGroceries
Do you remember your first bite of linguine with clams, French onion soup, or chicken scallopini? Cooking with white wine brings balance, fruit, and acidity to so many of our favorite recipes. As a Certified Sommelier and award-winning wine maker, I advise you to move past grocery store “cooking wine” in favor of moderately priced white wine for cooking (leave that $40 Chardonnay in the wine fridge for drinking).
Mar 7, 2024
This Affordable Coffee Grinder Is the Only One I’ll Ever Use (It’s on Sale!)Tools
Elevate your coffee game — without breaking the bank!
Mar 1, 2024
A "Brandy Alexander" Is Like a Cozy Evening by the Fire, All in One GlassRecipes
Roasted chestnuts are great, this cocktail is even better.
Feb 26, 2024
The Pisco Sour Cocktail Is Famous in Peru for a ReasonRecipes
It’s equal parts tart, sweet, and silky.
Feb 22, 2024
The 3-Ingredient “Pink Squirrel” Cocktail Is Even Better Than DessertRecipes
If you love chocolate-covered almonds, this one's for you.
Feb 13, 2024
Chocolate MartiniRecipes
This Chocolate Martini Is Made For Chocolate Lovers
Feb 8, 2024
This New Orleans Cocktail Is Iconic for a ReasonRecipes
It’s not your average Old-Fashioned.
Feb 8, 2024
The Best Containers for Storing Your Coffee Beans, According to Coffee Professionals
Shopping
Including a $13 pick from IKEA!
Feb 7, 2024
How to Clean an Electric Kettle in Under 5 Minutes (Because Yes, You *Do* Need to)Kitchen
Even though you're just boiling water in it, your electric kettle can get dirty over time, thanks to hard water build-up. Here's how to get it clean with vinegar and water.
Feb 1, 2024
The "Penicillin" Cocktail Will Definitely Cure Your Winter BluesRecipes
You're only five ingredients away from bliss.
Jan 30, 2024
The $4 British Tea That’s Taking over My Pantry This Winter (and Summer)Groceries
I went on a decade-long hunt to find it.
Jan 30, 2024
I Tried Jennifer Garner’s Signature SmoothieRecipes
Chocolate for breakfast!
Jan 27, 2024
This Hong Kong-Style Milk Tea Is So Good, I've Already Made It Twice in One WeekRecipes
It doesn’t use any canned milks.
Jan 18, 2024
How To Make Your Own Kombucha ScobyRecipes
There’s really no arguing that scoby is uglydelicious homemade kombuchaIf you want to save a few bucks on your ‘booch habit, there’s just no getting around it. You’re going to need a scoby. You can beg a scoby from a kombucha-brewing friend, or you can order a fresh one online. But there’s one more option: you can grow your own. This can be easily done by combining tea, sugar, and some pre-made kombucha. Here’s how to do it.
Jan 16, 2024
The Best Places to Buy Non-Alcoholic WineGroceries
Celebrate Dry January with these options.
Jan 11, 2024
This Is the Only Martini Recipe You'll Ever NeedRecipes
The classic cocktail is so easy to stir up at home.
Jan 9, 2024
How To Make LimoncelloRecipes
It has taken me far too long to discover how amazing — and how astoundingly easy — it is to make my own limoncello. I had this hazy idea that limoncello must be a closely guarded secret kept by a sect of weathered Italian grandfathers with wooly driving caps and secretive, knowing smiles. Just me? Well, it turns out all you need to make truly incredible limoncello are some good lemons, a bottle of stiff vodka, and just a little patience.
Jan 3, 2024
I Made This "Exploding Cocoa" Once and Now I'll Never Go Back to the BoxSkills
So rich! So chocolatey! So fun!
Jan 3, 2024
We're Sipping Classic Irish Coffees All WinterRecipes
Irish coffee is one of our favorite St. Patrick’s Day treats — though we also enjoy it on Black Friday (staying home, skipping shopping) and on both Christmas Eve and Christmas morning. So when Sheela Prakash shared her uncle’s rules for making the very best Irish coffee I had to give his method a try. It turns out, just a few key points make for a better Irish coffee that is perfect for celebrating the everyday.
Jan 3, 2024
40 Cool Smoothies to Sip for BreakfastRecipes
Need some cool inspiration?
Jan 3, 2024
How to Pop a Bottle of Champagne With Zero FearSkills
As much fun as it might be to send a cork shooting over people’s heads and showering your guests with fizzy booze, there is another way to open Champagne and sparkling wines. A better way. Follow this easy, step-by-step guide on how to open a bottle of bubbly without accidentally poking your eye out! There’s a lot of pressure pent up inside that bottle of Champagne.
Dec 20, 2023
This "Legendary" Hot Chocolate Is the Best I've Had in YearsRecipes
One ingredient makes it extra silky and rich.
Dec 26, 2023
The 3-Ingredient "Poinsettia Cocktail" I'm Drinking on New Year's EveRecipes
It's the best bubbly cocktail we know.
Dec 23, 2023
Here's the Perfect Ratio for French Press Coffee Recipes
Your morning self will thank you.
Dec 22, 2023
All the Editor-Favorite Coffee Essentials We Were Buzzing About in 2023
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We're going to get coffee by whatever beans necessary
Dec 21, 2023
20 of The Best Last-Minute Holiday Gifts for 2023
Gift Edit
Print these out or email them and no one will be the wiser.
Dec 20, 2023
Keurig’s Popular K-Mini Plus Is on Sale for $60 and Perfect for the Coffee Lover in Your LifeTools
Psst! It also comes with a K-Cup pod voucher worth $20!
Dec 20, 2023
The Spinn Coffee Machine Is the Splurge That Keeps on Giving
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With a machine this tricked-out, even the basics are beautiful. 
Dec 20, 2023
I Tested 6 Popular Recipes for Homemade Hot Cocoa, and the Winner Is Better than Any Boxed MixRecipes
You'll never want to use a hot cocoa packet again.
Dec 19, 2023
We're Dreaming of "White Christmas Margaritas"Recipes
They're a holiday miracle.
Dec 14, 2023
I Tested More than a Dozen Home Espresso Machines — These Are the Absolute Best
The Kitchn Best List
The top pick may surprise you!
Dec 13, 2023
Peppermint Martinis Go Down Extra Easy During the HolidaysRecipes
Grab some candy canes.
Dec 13, 2023
The Foolproof Gift I Always Give to My Wine-Loving FriendsKitchen
It's a guaranteed crowd-pleaser.
Dec 13, 2023
Copycat Starbucks "Medicine Ball Tea" Is the Cure for a Sore ThroatRecipes
Feel better without the drive-thru.
Dec 12, 2023
28 Best Vodka Cocktails Because It's 5 O'Clock SomewhereRecipes
Just like whiskey, rum, and gin, you’ll find a bottle of vodka in just about everyone’s liquor cabinet. It’s a staple spirit that’s incredibly versatile in cocktails, whether you’re simply enjoying it with tonic water or shaking it into some sort of fruity concoction. If you have a bottle waiting to be turned into happy hour drinks, look no further. We’ve gathered all our best vodka cocktail recipes and dropped them all in one place.
Dec 8, 2023
45 of the Very Best Gifts for Coffee Lovers
Gift Edit
Including the very best drip coffee maker, a gadget that makes iced coffee in an instant, and more!
Dec 7, 2023
My Grandma's Holiday Punch Is the Star of Any PartyRecipes
A hot and fruity Mexican Christmas punch.
Dec 8, 2023
This German Mulled Wine Is the Coziest, Most Heartwarming Holiday DrinkRecipes
Look to the people who survive winters with only a few hours of sunlight each day for the coziest winter drink.
Dec 5, 2023
If You Like Lemonade, Then You'll Love the Tom Collins CocktailRecipes
Bubbly water makes it so refreshing.
Dec 5, 2023
This Eggnog Recipe Is Super Popular in Puerto Rico for a ReasonRecipes
It's tropical and coconut-y.
Dec 5, 2023
I’m a Former Barista, and This Is the One Coffee Maker You Should Buy This Holiday Season (It’s on Sale!)Tools
This one-touch brewing system makes regular coffee and espresso, with blend-specific brewing that ensures each cup is cafe quality.
Dec 5, 2023
I Tried the Viral "Christmas Tree Cocktail" Party TrickRecipes
Your guests are going to love this.
Dec 4, 2023
This Slow Cooker Mulled Wine Will Make You So CozyRecipes
And it's so easy!
Dec 4, 2023
24 Festive Drinks to Pair with Your Favorite Winter ActivitiesRecipes
Can you guess which activity pairs perfectly with a hot toddy?
Dec 4, 2023
Technivorm’s Moccamaster Has Solved All My Issues With Drip Coffee Makers
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To all the coffee machines I've loved before...
Nov 29, 2023
These Holiday Cocktail Bombs Will Add a Perfect Sparkly Touch to Your Dinner MenuGroceries
Anything with glitter is a yes for us.
Nov 28, 2023
The 8 Best Aldi Wines, According to a Former Wine BuyerGroceries
According to a former wine buyer.
Nov 28, 2023
Can You Freeze Leftover Wine?Skills
Here's what to do if you don't want your bottle to go to waste.
Nov 22, 2023
I Tried Breville’s Most Affordable Espresso Machine — and It’s Just as Good as the Fancier Version
Shopping
If you're after a delicious espresso shot with a handy-and-effective frother to make fancy drinks, the pint-sized Bambino is for you!
Nov 22, 2023
I’ve Perfected My Thanksgiving Margaritas, Thanks to This Pantry StapleSkills
They'll become an annual tradition.
Nov 21, 2023