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A South African Biscuit Tradition

A South African Biscuit Tradition

In South Africa, writers Errieda du Toit and Daleen van der Merwe offer history and instruction on the region’s famed buttermilk rusk.

Cocktails in Motion: Frida

Cocktails in Motion: Frida

In Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, Daniel Quezada, the in-house mezcalero for The Cape Hotel and cocktail developer for Manta, gives tips and a recipe for ultimate mezcal enjoyment.

Peppermint Meringues

Peppermint Meringues

In Los Angeles, co-founder and executive pastry chef of Pizzana and Sprinkles Cupcakes Candace Nelson shares her recipe for peppermint meringues.

Cocktails in Motion: The Belizean Howler Monkey

Cocktails in Motion: The Belizean Howler Monkey

From Copal Tree Lodge, Josh Goldman’s recipe for a ginger-spiked cocktail brings the Belizean-made rum to life regardless of your location.

Behind Convent Walls: Sweet Habits

Behind Convent Walls: Sweet Habits

A long history of convent-based confectionary has bequeathed a tradition of sweets in Mexican culture, evidenced by these recipes for hallelujahs and rompope.

Cocktails in Motion: Temple of the Forbidden Rye

Cocktails in Motion: Temple of the Forbidden Rye

In Orange County, California, Trader Sam’s Enchanted Tiki Room serves inspired cocktails, including this recipe created by bartender Melissa Nickoloff.

The Spice Chronicles: Cumin

The Spice Chronicles: Cumin

The versatility of cumin is well-represented in this easy, satisfying salad recipe for Moroccan Quinoa Salad from cookbook author and Life & Thyme contributor Nicole Gulotta.

Cocktails in Motion: The Spare Room’s Brand New Cadillac

Cocktails in Motion: The Spare Room’s Brand New Cadillac

In Hollywood, California, The Spare Room hosts a summertime series dedicated to island-inspired drinks served by a rotating list of guest bartenders from around the globe. Bar Director Yael Vengroff shares hers.

The Spice Chronicles: Mustard Powder

The Spice Chronicles: Mustard Powder

Contributor Nicole Gulotta’s recipe for sausage and peppers with homemade grainy honey mustard makes humble and satisfying meal.

The Spice Chronicles: Black Pepper

The Spice Chronicles: Black Pepper

A refreshingly short list of ingredients—black pepper central among them—creates a satisfyingly simple dish in the Roman style preparation of cacio e pepe.

Tradition Takes Time

Tradition Takes Time

Traditional cooking—like making these dolmades—takes time, but for modern families, every meal in any circumstance is a meaningful one.

The Spice Chronicles: Chipotle Powder

The Spice Chronicles: Chipotle Powder

Contributor Nicole Gulotta’s go-to recipe for an all-purpose black bean soup that satisfies all seasons, occasions and cooking skills, and relies on chipotle powder for spice.

To Tomorrow

To Tomorrow

From Florence’s MAD Souls & Spirits, an inspired cocktail recipe for New Year’s celebrations—or any festive occasion, for that matter.

The Spice Chronicles: Ginger

The Spice Chronicles: Ginger

Sometimes, the world needs something sweet. Life & Thyme contributor Nicole Gulotta shares her recipe for a little peace of mind with these Spiced Molasses Cookies.

The Autumn Sour

The Autumn Sour

A recipe for the festive fall cocktail, the Autumn Sour, from Wolfgang Puck Fine Dining Group Senior Beverage Manager, Doug Chippewa.

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