PRODUCT: Mango Vodka

It tastes like mango juice mixed with vodka. Photo by Katharine Pollak | THE NIBBLE. There are a number of mango-flavored vodkas on the market: Absolut, Finlandia and Van Gogh, among others. We recently sat down with a bottle of Three Olives Mango Flavored Vodka, made with natural mango flavor. Drinking it in shots was…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Best Rice Pudding Recipe, With A Gourmet Twist

August 9th is National Rice Pudding Day. Here are five ways to raise your rice pudding recipe to fine-restaurant status. Try all of them to decide what you think makes the best rice pudding recipe. And as a bonus, check out the rice pudding recipes below. 1. Soak the raisins in Armagnac, Grand Marnier or…
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PRODUCT: “Creamsicle” White Chocolate With Blood Orange Ganache

In the days before air conditioning, it wasn’t easy to sell fine chocolates in the summer. Cocoa butter, one of the major components of chocolate (the one that provides the creamy, luscious mouthfeel), melts at 93.4°F to 98°F. Hot weather can make a mess of a chocolatier’s hard work. To beat the heat, many chocolatiers…
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