Welcome back to CHOW Happy Hour! In this episode, Martin Cate, of Smuggler's Cove in San Francisco, prepares the Martinez, a cocktail some think is the precursor to the martini. While mixing this potent gin, sweet vermouth, and maraschino liqueur cocktail, Cate recounts his first encounter with it—on a train to Reno, Nevada.
Cooking Light's Jaime Ritter and Christopher Michel unveil the sunion, an onion that's supposed to prevent you from crying when cutting into it. The two compare it to traditional onions to find out if they really live to the tear-free hype.