Omnivore - The Hash: What happens to airport contraband, NYE libations, and more

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?NO RUBRIC: People try raw, smoked, and tempura cod sperm. Guess which tasted the worst.
?Epicurious has released its 21 picks for the best cookbooks of 2015. Both Hugh Acheson’s The Broad Fork and Steven Satterfield’s Root to Leaf made the cut.
?From the contraband bin to the grinder: Airport workers want to protect American agriculture when they confiscate foreign produce.
?Two taco fiends burglars went in search of cash but ended up as the stars of a Las Vegas taqueria's latest ad.
?The James Beard Foundation named pastry chef Chrysta Poulos's mille-feuille crêpe cake with caramelized apples and apple butter among its top dishes of 2015.
?Toast to 2016 with sidecar 75s, jello shots, snowballs, or a fizzy sorbet cocktail.