Former Gourmet magazine editor in chief Ruth Reichl has a personal blog that usually just makes me question my life decisions. (Why haven’t I written a book? Why am I not traveling the world eating interesting ethnic foods? Couldn’t I, at the very least, go to the farmers’ market and buy some effing tatsoi on occasion?) But today, Reichl posted something I can totally access: A $16 drinking game! With accessories!
4. The options are:
Alcohols: vodka, gin, rum, tequila, and whiskey
Dry or Sweets: vermouth, triple sec, grenadine, bitters, orgeat syrup, simple syrup
Sodas: cola, tonic, club, lemon-lime, ginger ale
Fruit Juices: orange, cranberry, lemon, lime, grapefruit, pomegranate
Garnishes: lime slice, lemon twist, pearl onion, olive, cherry, orange twist
Herbs & Spices: basil sprig, salt, nutmeg, cinnamon, mint sprig, sugar
Methods: shaken, stirred, poured, blended
Barware: double old fashioned, martini glass, highball, collins
- Justice Antonin Scalia, who served almost 30 years on the Supreme Court as one of its most prominent and influential conservative voices, died Saturday. He was 79.
- The four members of British indie band Viola Beach and their manager are believed to have died in a car crash in Sweden.
- And U.S. Republican presidential candidates had their nastiest debate yet in South Carolina last night 🇺🇸