New Year's Resolutions

New Year's Eve is traditionally a time to indulge in fancy food and drinks (Champagne, at least), but also a time for making resolutions for the coming year. Food-related resolutions don't automatically have to be about eating healthier, although that is naturally a perennial goal for many; you might also resolve to learn a new cooking technique or master a favorite recipe. Whether you want to learn to grow your own sprouts or make Girl Scout cookies in your own kitchen, we have a bunch of guides and recipes to help you out in your quest for a new you in the new year.

You might, for instance, want to learn how to make brandied fruit, maybe to give a craft cocktail feel to your home bar creations. This recipe for citrus brandied cherries makes it easy to feel like a master mixologist, at least when it comes to the garnish. Keep clicking for even more projects to inspire you.