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3-Ingredient Happy Hour: A Maple Old Fashioned

Happy weekend, everyone, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. This week was kind of hectic for various reasons, so I feel the need for something insanely streamlined, even by our standards. I want to pour, stir, and sip, and maple syrup is…Read more… Continue […]

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3-Ingredient Happy Hour: My Bloody Valentine

Happy weekend, everyone, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. Valentine’s day will be here soon but, rather than make a bubbly, rose-scented cocktail, I’ve decided to enlist the sinister blood orange for a less twee take on the holiday.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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3-Ingredient Happy Hour: A Toasty Russian

Happy weekend, everyone, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. This week I’m taking the suggestion of a very clever commenter and incorporating toasted cream—a very popular topic earlier this week—into our happy hour.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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3-Ingredient Happy Hour: A Smoky and Warming Mezcal Margarita

Happy weekend, everyone, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. This week we’re making a beverage that’s perfect for those times you cannot leave your home due to ice, snow, and bomb cyclones.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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3-Ingredient Happy Hour: The Beautiful and Elegant Elizabeth Taylor

Happy final weekend of 2017, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. Everything about New Year’s Eve should be beautiful and sparkly, so this week we’re sipping on the dangerously beautiful Elizabeth Taylor, named after the violet-eyed…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Freeze Mini Liquor Bottles in Blocks of Ice for Fancy Party Favors

New Year’s Eve is the time for indulgent, booze-based frivolity, and nothing is quite so extra as doling out little bottles of spirits, frozen in a cube of ice fit for a Collins glass. It’s a very “bottle service” party trick, and it’s not that difficult to execute.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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How to Make Superior Hot Chocolate Without a Mix

I have good news and I have bad news. The bad news is that you’ve been buying hot chocolate mixes unnecessarily, but the good news is that you’re going to learn two different methods for making rich, drinkable chocolate for cozy cold days, and you’re going to do it with stuff you probably already have […]

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3-Ingredient Happy Hour: Winter Wassail Spritz

Happy weekend, everyone, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. Continuing my trend of transforming winter warmers into chilly sippers, I’d like to introduce you to my friend, the Winter Wassail Spritz.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Make Cheap Sparkling Wine Cocktails With Stuff You Already Have in Your Kitchen

Champagne cocktails are perhaps the most celebratory cocktail, but mixing real, capital-c Champagne with flavor obscuring additives is a bit wasteful. This does not, however, mean that you shouldn’t enjoy a bubbly beverage. In fact—along with a bottle of reasonably priced bubbles—you can make great tasting, cheap and…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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