Hong Kong Milk Tea Recipe

Hong Kong milk tea is also known as “pantyhose tea” or “silk stocking tea” because it is often brewed in a large tea sock that resembles pantyhose. It has a smooth, creamy texture thanks to the evaporated milk (or, if you opt for…

Blue jay

The blue jay (Cyanocitta cristata) is a passerine bird in the family Corvidae, native to North America. It is resident through most of eastern and central United States, although western populations may be migratory. Resident populations…

Halloween Cocktail Recipes Ideas

The Last Word Hands-On Time 3 Mins Total Time 3 Mins Yield Makes 1 drink Ingredients ¾ ounce gin ¾ ounce green Chartreuse ¾ ounce maraschino liqueur ¾ ounce lime juice lime, for garnish How to Make It Add…

Procida, Italy

Procida (Neapolitan: Proceta) (Italian pronunciation: ) is one of the Flegrean Islands off the coast of Naples in southern Italy. The island is between Cape Miseno and the island of Ischia. With its tiny satellite island of Vivara, it is a…

How to Make a Classic Martini Like a Pro

There is no other cocktail that has quite captured the public imagination like the classic martini. Whether it's James Bond drinking his the wrong way — it should be stirred, as shaken martinis tend to be too diluted — or the image of the…

Halloween in New Orleans

If you thought that Halloween was just a night for the kids to go trick or treating with their parents in tow, you need to think again. Here in New Orleans, like everything else, it’s different. Halloween, Crescent City-style, is…