A New Manhattan

Johnnie Walker Blender's; Batch Red Rye Finish was given an enthusiastic thumbs up by some of New York's most influential mixologists when it replaced traditional American rye whiskey in a classic Manhattan cocktail as can be seen in a new film from the Scotch whisky maker: Blender's; Batch - Emma's Red Rye In New York. (PRNewsFoto/Johnnie Walker)

An Experimental Blended Scotch…in a Classic Manhattan? From the Scottish Highlands to Downtown, NYC, the first unorthodox blend in a series of new experimental whiskies from Johnnie Walker gets two thumbs up from US mixology experts. A new, experimental Scotch blend from Johnnie Walker has been given an enthusiastic thumbs up by some ofNew York’s most influential mixologists and bartenders when it replaced traditional [...]

Bon Appetit

Kobu Celery, Tako Sashimi, Okonomi-Yaki, and Miso Wing at Bar Goto in New York City (Photo by Alex Lau for Bon Appetit) (PRNewsFoto/Bon Appetit)

Bon Appétit Announces Its 2016 Best New Restaurant Nominees Looking for a delicious date night destination? Look no further than this:  Bon Appétit has announced its 50 nominees for the Hot 10: America’s Best New Restaurants 2016. The winners will be revealed in the magazine’s upcoming September issue (on newsstands and live on bonappetit.com on August 16). These 50 [...]

Matthew McConaughey

Matthew McConaughey - the new Creative Director for Wild Turkey - at the lauded bourbon distillery in Lawrenceburg, KY. Photo courtesy of Wild Turkey Bourbon. (PRNewsFoto/Wild Turkey)

Wild Turkey® Announces Matthew McConaughey As Creative Director Academy Award™ Winner Tapped To Direct Story of the Iconic Bourbon Brand Wild Turkey® today announced a multi-year partnership with Academy Award™-winning actor Matthew McConaughey, who has signed on as the brand’s new Creative Director. McConaughey will serve as the chief storyteller for Wild Turkey both behind the camera [...]

NATIONAL LEMONADE DAY

Lemonade cover

There are few things that scream “Summer!” more than a cool glass of lemonade.  This year, on National Lemonade Day, you can get in on that old summertime favorite – for FREE! On National Lemonade Day (Saturday, August 20), national gourmet pretzel shop Pretzelmaker® is treating customers to its all-natural lemonade. Customers who visit participating Pretzelmaker® [...]

Downtime in the DR

Photo By Ben Kucinski

DOWNTIME IN THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC There’s more to Dominican Republic than postcard-perfect beaches and sunshine. This summer, the country invites adrenaline seekers to explore its expansive terrains and nine distinct ecological zones and try their hand at conquering the great outdoors. The country’s diverse geography – home to both the highest and lowest points in the Caribbean – makes [...]

Melting Pot Summer Menu

The Melting Pot's Fondue Across America limited-time menu (PRNewsFoto/The Melting Pot Restaurants)

The Melting Pot Deconstructs Classic Americana Recipes With New Limited-Time Summer Menu Leading Polished Casual Fondue Restaurant Offers Fresh Take on America’s Best Flavor Combinations to Taste this Season Just in time for summer, The Melting Pot® Restaurants, Inc., the world’s premier fondue restaurant and a leading polished casual dining franchise, is taking guests on a culinary [...]

Grillin’, Honey!

Baby Back Ribs with Honey Chipotle Mango Glaze

Chef Michell Sanchez teams up with the National Honey Board to sweetly kick-up outdoor cooking Grills will soon be sizzling all over the country with the one-of-a-kind smoky, spicy and sweet flavors of summer. Whether it’s ribs, chicken, hot dogs or even veggie burgers, any outdoor recipe can be enhanced with the versatility of pure [...]

AMGEN TOUR UNDERWAY

Photo By Man vyi - own photo, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=15347783

AMERICA’S PREMIER CYCLING RACE GETS UNDERWAY AS AMGEN TOUR OF CALIFORNIA LAUNCHES ITS SECOND DECADE California Welcomes Cycling Icons – World Champions, Olympic Medalists, Hopefuls and Tour de France Champ – in All-Star Lineup for 2016 Race U.S. Welcomes Inaugural UCI Women’s WorldTour When Amgen Breakaway from Heart Disease Women’s Race Empowered with SRAM Begins [...]

SPRING TRAVEL & ZIKA

Zika

HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF FROM MOSQUITOES & THE SPREAD OF THE ZIKA VIRUS The spring travel season is here and travelers’ excitement about soaking up some sun in a tropical locale is turning to concern about mosquitoes. In early 2015, the World Health Organization declared Zika virus a global public health threat. Currently, the virus [...]

Tiene Leche y Tacos?

The Blazing Pork Belly Blossom created by chef Michael Ruffner of My Urban Eats in San Diego. (PRNewsFoto/California Milk Processor Board)

Acclaimed Chefs and Got Milk? Spice up the Taco Scene Eating trends are born in California. When Californiamoves towards a healthier and spicier diet, the rest of the nation follows. In recognition of the spicy food trend and California’s love affair with tacos, the California Milk Processor Board (CMPB), creator of the iconic got milk? campaign, has [...]