Tag: DIY

It’s A Good Weekend For A Real-Deal Moscow Mule — Here’s Our Recipe

There’s something about a Moscow mule that is timeless. Yes, it’s super thirst-quenching, making it a great summer cocktail; but the layered ginger in the drink also gives it a wintry-fresh vibe, which feels very January. It’s also extremely light, much needed after a heavy (on multiple levels) month of December. The best part, though, […]

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The Manhattan Is Our Official Cocktail Of New Year’s Eve — Here’s The Perfect Recipe

The Manhattan feels like the perfect cocktail for New Year’s Eve. The ball dropping and confetti flying is literally the iconic moment of the whole NYE celebration (sorry West Coasters). And in non-pandemic years, the parties across the island to ring in the New Year are second to none. With most of us still under […]

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The Best Champagne Cocktails For Easy New Year’s Eve Mixing

This is the perfect week to try a champagne cocktail. With New Year’s Eve on the horizon, plenty of champagne bottles are going to get popped, even if we are celebrating alone. And while it’s perfectly great to drink bubbly straight, the fizzy stuff is also awesome mixed into a killer and easy-to-make champagne cocktail. […]

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2020 Was The Year We Learned To Be More Resilient In The Kitchen

2020 may have been the year of our collective discontent, but it was also our year in the kitchen. 54% of Americans report cooking at home more this year; 46% report baking more. As soon as the lockdowns started in March, Google searches for terms like “sourdough” and “banana bread” absolutely skyrocketed. People couldn’t eat […]

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The Boulevardier Is The Perfect Holiday Cocktail, Here’s Our Recipe

Have you had a Boulevardier yet? Never? You’re in for a treat. If yes, then you know how good this is going to be. The Boulevardier is a Negroni variation that throws out the gin and replaces it with a solid Kentucky bourbon. It’s subtler, a little less bitter, and slightly sweeter than your classic […]

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At-Home Cocktails Boomed In 2020, Here Are Five Recipes You Need To Know

“Cocktails are about relaxing, having fun, bringing people together, and, of course, enjoying something delicious.” Those are the wise words of Ryan Chetiyawardana or Mr. Lyan, co-founder of the much-lauded Lyan bars and recent MasterClass bartending instructor. And while the “bringing people together” aspect of his statement doesn’t fit with life in the pandemic, the […]

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Automotive Alliance Manages to Delay Revised Massachusetts Right to Repair Law

<img data-attachment-id="1695672" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2019/11/states-begin-dealing-with-driving-data-right-to-repair-laws/shutterstock_727276279/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="vehicle diagnostics repair auto repair laptop" data-image-description=" CAT SCAPE/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1695672″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> The Alliance for Automotive Innovation (AAI) has managed to stall enforcement of a […]

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The Only Mulled Wine Recipe You Need This Holiday Season

It’s officially mulled wine season — when Christmas markets in the United States and Europe serve steaming mugs of spiced glühwein by the ladleful. Of course, with COVID continuing to spike, many of those markets don’t exist this winter. Making 2020 your year to finally prep your own mulled wine at home. God knows we […]

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Massachusetts Passes Right-To-Repair Protections

<img data-attachment-id="1695672" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2019/11/states-begin-dealing-with-driving-data-right-to-repair-laws/shutterstock_727276279/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279.jpg" data-orig-size="1000,667" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="vehicle diagnostics repair auto repair laptop" data-image-description=" CAT SCAPE/Shutterstock ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-450×300.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-610×407.jpg” class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-1695672″ src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-610×407.jpg” alt width=”610″ height=”407″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-610×407.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-75×50.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-450×300.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-768×512.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279-120×80.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/shutterstock_727276279.jpg 1000w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Independent repair shops and aftermarket parts retailers have been pitted against major automakers […]

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Two Experts On Cooking With Psilocybin And How To Make ‘Grilled Cheese Shroomwiches’

If you’ve ever eaten magic mushrooms — and let’s face it, you likely have if you’re reading this article — then you’re well aware that they taste like a combination of 100-year-old sunflower seeds and dehydrated packing peanuts. They’re horrific. Which explains why for as long as people have been taking psilocybin mushrooms, they’ve been […]

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You Should Definitely Make Jacques Pepin’s Rice Cake With Fried Eggs

Where some people have ASMR, I have Jacques Pepin. Something about watching a French grandfather with a lisp casually performing incredibly deft knife work with arthritic hands plays directly into my brain’s pleasure centers. I don’t know how long I’ve been watching Jacques, who’s had various shows on PBS’s Bay Area affiliate, KQED, since the […]

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The Six Bottles Of Bourbons Everyone Should Have At Home (And Why You Should Have Them)

A great all-around bottle of bourbon is illusive. Some bourbons are crafted to be used in cocktails while others are specifically made for sipping. That means you generally need to have more than one bottle on hand. We’d argue that you really need six bottles of bourbon on your shelf. There’s some debate as to […]

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The Essential Rum Cocktails (With Recipes) To Mix Up This August

Summer is waning yet temperatures remain high. That calls for refreshing cocktails. And we’d argue that there are no more refreshing cocktails than rum cocktails. There’s just something about rum drinks — full of sharp spices, tropical fruits, lime, mint, and even cola — that hit the exact right note on hot days. Today, we’re […]

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Drew Magary Is Here To Judge Our Attempts At Vegetarian Cooking

Drew Magary is the fun type of renaissance man. A guy who’s down to try just about anything, tackle any thought, wrestle with wide-ranging ideas, and distill it down for our reading pleasure. The best part is he does it all without ever getting to that “I have enough expertise to be insufferable about this”-level. […]

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