We love a good afternoon nap. For a similar warm feeling, you should get familiar with nappe, the new consistency in town.

Nappe is a consistency of a liquid or a sauce thick enough to coat your favorite stirring spoon and hold the shape of your tongue as you lick it. Detailed, right? Practice your saucier skills by mastering the perfect gastrique — that’s what you’re looking for. 

Use today’s Word of the Day: What The Hell Is A Gastrique?