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The food editors of The Saturday Paper are among the country's leading chefs. Since the paper's launch, they have worked with renowned photographer Earl Carter to produce its food pages. Unlike at other newspapers, all recipes are cooked and styled by the chefs who developed them. The shoots are done at chefs' homes or in their restaurants. The outcome is work that directly articulates each chef's vision and Carter's singular eye.

drinks

drinks   February 17, 2024

Rhubarb shrub, blackberry shrub and old-fashioned lemon cordial

A familiar pattern has developed since I started growing fruit and vegetables for use at home and at the restaurant. While there’s enormous joy in the harvesting of home-grown food, an insidious undertone emerges whenever there’s a glut of something...

drinks   January 20, 2024

Clamato bloody Mary (bloody Caesar)

The bloody Mary is a drink that took me quite some time to embrace. When positioned as a recovery/morning beverage and served alongside my eggs and self-pity, it looks too much like another lost day to me. But the clamato bloody Mary (aka bloody...

drinks   December 11, 2021

Mu-mu cocktail

I love a cocktail. I love the glasses, I love the ritual of making them, I love aperitivo hour and I love nothing more than sitting at a bar drinking them while eating snacks. My go-to is a dirty martini, the murkier the better, although if there is...

drinks   December 14, 2019

Tiramisu milk punch

There are two kinds of milk punch. The first, typically called brandy milk punch or bourbon milk punch, is popular in New Orleans, is citrus-free and includes milk. The second type, often called English milk punch or clarified milk punch, is what we...

drinks   December 1, 2018

Strawberry and rose geranium cordial and lemon and fig leaf cordial

My yardstick for a refreshing drink is whether you would drink it while playing tennis. Even though tennis is a game I haven’t played since I was 16, the courtside drink that comes to mind always contained some smashed fruit with a high water...

drinks   December 23, 2017

Wines of summer

A selection of the best drops to enjoy this summer.

drinks   September 30, 2017

The best wine of spring 2017

A guide to the season’s top wines, from the experts at Cutler & Co, Supernormal, Cumulus Inc, Cumulus Up, the Builders Arms Hotel and Meatsmith.

drinks   July 8, 2017

The best wines of winter

A guide to the season's top wines, from the buyers at Cutler & Co, Supernormal, Cumulus Inc, the Builders Arms Hotel and Meatsmith.

drinks   April 7, 2017

The best wines of autumn 2017

A guide to the season's top wines, from the buyers at Cutler & Co, Supernormal, Cumulus Inc, the Builders Arms Hotel and Meatsmith.

drinks   December 24, 2016

The best wines of summer

A guide to the season’s top wines.

drinks   September 23, 2016

The best wines of spring 2016

A guide to the season’s primo vino.