Foodie Culture

Foodie Culture

Mezcal, cacacha and pisco are a bartender's best friends come summer.

Mezcal, cachaca and pisco: A bartender’s favorite summer things

The sweltering summer days will be here before you know it, which means it’s time to switch up your cocktail regime.

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March 31, 2015

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A history on bitters - one of America's oldest ingredients.

The bitter truth: A history on botanical flavoring

Most of us take for granted that pinch of bitters that makes our Manhattans, Slings and Old Fashioneds taste as sweet.

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March 27, 2015

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Step up your food photo game with this crash course on photography.

How to take killer food photos using only your smartphone

Charge up your battery and have some fun practicing food photography in the kitchen, at home or next time you’re pining over your delectable arrangement of meats and cheeses.

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March 20, 2015

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Rose wine is more than just a pretty bottle.

Is rosé wine misunderstood?

People continue to turn their noses up at rosé wine, and not because they’re smelling it!

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March 12, 2015

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Photo via @Michelle_Olivia on Instagram.

Corn dogs aren’t so corny: A history of wieners on a stick

What better way to pay tribute to America’s favorite carnival food than learning about its roots?

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March 10, 2015

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A great mixologist knows how to keep up with the trends, yet maintain originality.

How to refresh your restaurant’s drink menu

Mixologists must find innovative ways to keep trendy drinks interesting. 

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March 6, 2015

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St. Patty's Day is a big one for restaurants and bars across America.

How to get your restaurant ready for St. Patty’s Day

If you own a restaurant, you’re going to need a lot more than the luck of the Irish to survive Saint Patrick’s Day.

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March 4, 2015

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Image via Instagram @beardfoundation.

Who was James Beard?

Do you know the man behind the James Beard Award?

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February 26, 2015

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Have you heard of these food and drink publications?

What are the best niche food and beverage publications?

Here’s a taste of some of the best niche publications that appeal to those in the food and beverage industry and beyond.

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February 24, 2015

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Do you have what it takes to be on Food Network?

Do you have what it takes to win a cooking competition?

Despite chefs notoriously having thick skin, many will tell you how gut-wrenching it is to cook on national TV shows.

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February 18, 2015