Fun with a barrel-aging kit and The Black Grouse ... the Smoky Old Mate cocktail!
Punch à la Taylor. Sweet citrus, whiskey, and a gentian-flavored liqueur combine in an elegant punch concocted by NYC's The Dead Rabbit ~ from Saveur
Crisp Bourbon Apple Splash, a sparkling cocktail recipe from Valley & Co
Serious Eats shares 'Gauguin's Cure' concoction of gin, mango and allspice liqueur
Bon Appetit tells you which bitters to buy this holiday and how to use them
The Aviary shares an interesting cocktail called Bitter that includes smoke and Cognac, on Serious Eats
Ginger Smash Jellies from the Jelly Shot Test Kitchen
Bon Appetit shows you how to turn a coconut into a Tiki cocktail cup
Jelly Shot Test Kitchen presents the Bramble, an edible cocktail made with blackberry liqueur
Sake & Champagne Mojito from Linda Wagner
Design*Sponge Behind the Bar ~ Andrew & Carrie's Blackberry Smash
A Salty Dog with a vanilla salt rim from Two Tarts
A simple, bubbly lemonade cocktail from Keep It Simple Foods
Bacon bourbon and what to do with it, by Taylor Takes a Taste
12 Bottle Bar makes a delightful looking POM Gin Fizz
YumSugar mixes up the Sinister Cider Cocktail for Halloween
Fall is the perfect time for Muy Bueno's Persimmon Margarita recipe
A Date With Wine ~ the wine stopper with a twistable date ring that lets you record when you opened the wine
Sparkling Chimayo cocktail brings together tequila, sparkling apple cider and creme de cassis
The Vampire, a Halloween cocktail by 12 Bottle Bar with a garlic garnish that hopefully will keep you safe from blood suckers
Gary Regan says a lot of bartenders need to learn to go 'back to the basics' and shares recipes like the Ritz cocktail
Old Town Alchemy plays with citric acid for Inception ~ a clear, stirred variation on the Daiquiri
MIX explores beer cocktails
White Wine Sangria Jellies from the always-fun Jelly Shot Test Kitchen
You want to have The Hopsicle Experience. Frozen beer can sliced in half and served like a push pop ... Urban Daddy explores
Bon Appetit builds a gorgeous bar
Pink Squirrel, Grasshopper and Lemon Chiffon Martini jellies from the Jelly Shot Test Kitchen!
Want to learn to make an Old Fashioned like Don Draper (or a Tom Collins like Sally Draper)? Check out the Mad Men cocktail app
Apricot Whiskey Smash from Chow ... oh, yeah!
Brooke Arthur of Range in San Francisco shares her Spring version of a Pimm\'s Cup with Bon Appetit. Her twist on the 1840s classic includes some herbs, strawberry and rhubarb.
Totally adorable Beet and Goat Cheese Napoleans from Spago ~ featured in a Saveur piece on Wolfgang Puck.
Aglaia Kremezi tells the story of how dessert can be very meaningful. Kollyva is a sugary pilaf made to memorialize loved ones in Greece. She also shares the recipe with the Atlantic.
Awesome folding colander by Joseph Joseph goes from flat to colander in one movement. Dishwasher/storage heaven!
SFGate reviews Barbacco in San Francisco, a homey and casual Italian restaurant ... with an amazing salumi selection.
NY Times shares a Portabello and Fried Egg Panino that is simple and totally tempting.
This month's Sunset has fueled my avocado obsession. Next up: coconut avocado ice cream!!
Coppa, ricotta and arugula pizza from Sunset's homemade pizza gallery. Seriously, you cannot go wrong with coppa!