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Kitchen Utensils

The Perfect Pour

Wine and Spirits

The Perfect Pour

A deep dive into the world of Macallan Scotch whisky.

A Classic Martini

Wine and Spirits

A Classic Martini

A drink from New York City’s Bemelmans Bar at the Carlyle Hotel

Sohm looks at the color and how fine the mousse is — the fine streams of bubbles — a sign of great quality.

Wine and Spirits

How to Drink Grower Champagne

Legendary sommelier Aldo Sohm on rarer bubbles.

Specialized kitchen utensils—lemon zesters, apple corers, paring knives, and butter curler—are a specialty at La Ménagère, a century-old, sprawling housewares emporium. There's even an ingenious device for making delicate fried potato nests, the perfect accompaniment to quail.
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