If you were alive in the late 18th and early 19th century, as some of you might have been, you know that it was no guarantee that your cocktail would be served or cooled with ice. In fact, there was a good chance the tavern or bar you were in had no ice at all. Especially if you lived in the American South or a stone's throw from the equator. You can thank Frederic Tudor, the “Boston Ice King,” for remedying that. His ice deliveries from the Northeast to hotter climates paved the way for creative uses of ice like the crushed “cobble stone”-like pieces of ice found in the cobbler. Grab your Lewis Bag and get crackin’!
How to Quick-Pickle Rhubarb
Or any vegetable. And by quick we mean under five minutes.
Best Food Meme and Emoji Pairings
Collectively we share and express a lot of our emotions and ideas visually on social media. Food plays an important role, as one of the most universal themes. This is a round-up of some of our favorite memes and emojis. Read more.
Beat the heat with this boozy spin on an iconic Southern beverage. The trick to this adult slushee is to first freeze your sweet tea into ice cubes, that way your drink won’t get watered down when you blend in the vodka. Read more.
Attention moms—celebrate the best day of the year with this refreshing cocktail. With just three simple ingredients, you’ll be able to mix this together before your kids make it to homeroom. Read more.