Daniel Thomas

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Bitter Mai Tai

“I love a good Mai Tai,” says Brooklyn bartender Jeremy Oertel of this modern twist. “So I thought it would be fun to take the classic recipe and see …

Self-Sustaining Beer: World Saver

<b>The Alaska Brewing Company has changed everything.</b> Not only has it almost completed a brewery powered by beer—it's a brewery that will be powered by beer without using up any of its beer. The craft beermaker, with the help of a North Dakotan partner and a federal grant, developed a furnace that …

5 Ways to Make a Manhattan

In which we acknowledge the recent surge in popularity of the 130-year-old drink, establish guidelines for making it, and offer a few ways to mess with the formula.<p><i>Published in the February 2013 issue</i><p><b>We don't have any hard numbers</b> for you, but countless hours of observation lead us to believe that …

Cocktail of the Week: A Drink Fit for The Matrix

<b>"We've got a regular.</b> His name is Andy Berlin. He's one of those guys who can be a bit intimidating, but once he likes you he's really loyal. Andy's about 6' 5" [tall], big grey beard, dark hair... He's kind of a legend... He pretty much always drinks gin, but he's worked with a couple spirits and …

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Cocktail of the Week: A Smoky Rum Drink to Sip from Your Armchair

<b>"The common conception with citrus drinks</b> is that they're overwhelmingly sweet, but this drink is definitely conceived for someone who would enjoy something like a whiskey on the rocks or a straight liquor cocktail. It's got great citrus notes, but they're more tart and refreshing, and pair well …

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Cocktail of the Week: The Rum Drink You Make with Bourbon

<b>"For our winter menu,</b> I wanted to build a drink that had some of those warm, seasonal flavors while also being pretty powerful. The Fair Thee Well is a cross between a Manhattan and a Fair and Warmer, a rum-based cocktail made with vermouth and curaçao. Pierre Ferrand Curaçao is really phenomenal. …

Cocktail of the Week: A Rye Drink for Folks "In the Perimeter"

<b>"This drink has to do</b> with the reason I got this job. I ran another pretty successful bar in Atlanta, and at the time, I knew I was coming out of that job and coming into this one, and this was the first cocktail I made for this bar. It's based off a classic cocktail called a Brown Derby, and the …

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Cocktail of the Week: Port Authority

<b>"I find that, when I visit regions,</b> I have the opportunity to not only taste different foods and drinks — I also get to see what else is growing around the distillery or vineyard. What's interesting about Noval [port] is that there are a lot of olive trees. The flowers and fruits growing in an area …

Cocktail of the Week: A Gin Drink You Can Mess Around With

<b>"Sometimes in a bar,</b> you won't have all of the ingredients that you'd want to use, but it can lead to some pretty interesting combinations anyway. This drink was initially conceived to come together like a punch, but altered to a smaller cocktail format. I had been working on a cocktail recipe for …

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Bitters and Champagne Cocktails | The Mix | Esquire Network

How to Deglaze a Pan With Ilan Hall | Knife Fight | Esquire Network

How to Sear a Steak With Ilan Hall | Knife Fight | Esquire Network

9 Easily Confused Cocktail Terms You Should Know

Have you ever wondered about the difference between a spirit and a liqueur? What on earth is a cordial? And why is that bartender over there so precious that he has to call his Manhattan perfect, anyway?<p>The world of cocktails and spirits has many terms that are so common, people often use them …

Unleashed: The First Batch | Brew Dogs | Esquire Network

The Pretentious Beer Glass Company's Dual Beer Glass

In Kentucky, a revolution is brewing—literally. "Craft beer is encroaching on bourbon territory," says Louisville local news station WDRB, "and a …

Origin of the Manhattan - Web Original | The Mix | Esquire Network