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Skrillex, Diplo & Justin Bieber Hit No. 1 on Hot Dance/Electronic Songs

Skrillex and Diplo drive to No. 1 on 's Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart (dated July 18) with "Where Are U Now," with Justin Bieber (3-1). It's the …

10 best brandy cocktails to mix at home

<b>Forget vodka and gin, here are the most sophisticated and delicious brandy cocktails to shake up in your own home</b><p>It’s a quirk of history that, these days, people tend to think of cocktails as being made with gin, the whiskies and vodka. Everyone forgets about brandy. Or, if they don’t, they think …

These Layered Lemonade Drop Cocktails Are Perfect In. Every. Way.

Survive the dog days of summer the right way.<p><i>Welcome to Thirsty Thursday! Each week, columnist Natalie Migliarini of</i> Beautiful Booze <i>bring you fun, festive ways to, well, booze.</i><p>Remember when Lemon Drops were the "go to" shots at the bar? This recipe has upgraded the Lemon Drop shot by adding vodka …

These 4 Tiki Drinks Will Put You In Instant Vacation Mode

We won't quite call it a "comeback," but the tiki theme is certainly having a moment. And it's come a long way since Disneyland's infamous Enchanted …

Rum

For a Better Frozen Cocktail, Try a Blended Blood and Sand

I'm not much of a popsicle person; the idea of biting into a solid chunk of something frozen makes me shudder. But I do enjoy the gentle slurping up of a cool blended beverage when the weather's warm. I make a mean Frozen Margarita and a killer Frozen Negroni, and my Frozen Daiquiri game is …

Flavors

Frozen Blood and Sand Cocktail Recipe

Scotch in a blended drink? Yes! Try this smoky, fruity, and spicy frozen cocktail at your next cookout.<p>Why It Works<p>Peated scotch adds an earthy, smoky flavor that works great with the fruity flavors of orange and cherry.<br>• Chilling the mixture overnight in the freezer means less ice is needed to keep …

When teatime meets cocktail hour

<b>The bottles:</b> Owl’s Brew mixers, $10 for 8-ounce bottle, or $17 for 32-ounce bottle<p><b>The back story:</b> We love our tea. And we love our booze. So, why not …

7 Killer Kiwi Cocktails

Sweet, tropical kiwis make an excellent base for cocktails. Don’t believe us? These seven incredible, refreshing kiwi cocktail recipes will …

45 Summer Cocktails You Should Try Before Labor Day

If you've never enjoyed a Tom Collins on a sunny back patio, you haven't lived.<p>Whether guests prefer gin or rum, these simple, time-tested cocktails are guaranteed to please.

Spices

6 NYC Mixologists Reveal Their Go-To Summer Vodka Cocktail Recipes

Even if you’re not a bartender by trade, you’ll agree nothing’s easier to make (or drink!) than a vodka cocktail. However, if you’re simply adding …

Recipes

This Thing Now: Ice Cream Cocktails

<i>We're pretty obsessed with This Thing Now. Here's how to get it into your life.</i><p>Across the street from Chicago's sculpture-filled Millennium Park …

GOODS | Cocktails & Canapes' Alex Black To Make 1,500 Welcome Drinks At Deighton Cup

The GOODS from Cocktails & Canapes<p><b>Vancouver, BC</b> | Originally from Winnipeg, Alex Black has done the rounds behind the wood in Vancouver with stints …

A Handy Guide to 5 Types of Fancy Cocktail Ice

By this point in time, the odds are pretty good that anyone serious about home cocktails is current with the ins and outs of fresh juices, homemade simple syrup, and all of the basic bar tools. But even though most connoisseurs might have their favorite cocktail recipes committed to memory— in …

Cocktail of the week: Gintrification

A touch of elderflower makes this week's cocktail perfect for hot summer days<p>Although it is not a native plant, elderflower is one of those quintessential tastes of the British summer. Along with fresh strawberries and a glass (or two, or three...) of Pimm's, it's a flavour that instantly evokes …

Keep your filthy ingredients out of my cocktails

Britain's mixologists serve the best cocktails in the world - but when they start using things foraged from a forest floor, things are officially out of control<p>Spoiler alert. The following joke is a little risqué unless you tell it (and, for that matter, read it) in a Mae West accent.<p>Hotel barman: …

Happy hour: Sustainable cocktails and Brussels sprout chips at Wildcraft

Ever heard of sustainable cocktails? At Wildcraft in Culver City, there really is a way to reduce food waste by drinking.<p>Instead of throwing out discarded pea shells, Fresno chile tops and citrus zest, chef Bryant Wigger is putting them to use in the bar's happy hour cocktail program.<p>There's a …

COOL HUNTING Tales of the Cocktail 2015

As far as trade shows go, there’s really nothing quite like Tales of the Cocktaila week long meetup of almost every major spirits brand internationally. The annual affair takes place in the sweltering summer sun of New Orleans and hydration is the key to survival. But there, one will find the …

Mix Up the Ultimate Gin Cocktail with These Pro Tips and Tricks

On an average evening at dedicated gin bar The Traymore at The Metropolitan by COMO in balmy Miami, you'll find a decidedly chic crowd sipping …

21 Boozy Ice Cream Cocktails That Will Float Your Boat

Growing up, there was nothing better during hot summer months than indulging in an ice cold root beer as it fizzed over a few scoops of our favorite ice cream. As adults, we’re more keen on laying by the pool sippin’ on our favorite frozen cocktails. Lucky for us, there are SO many creative ways to …

Vanilla Ice

4 Delicious peated whisky cocktails to make this summer

When the summer arrives, vodkas, gins, tequilas and rums are the go-to drinks to mix up for a refreshing cocktail. Even bourbon and sweeter whisky …

Scotch Whisky

Summery Whisky Cocktails for National Scotch Day

Braveheart cocktail with Black Grouse Whisky There seems to be a “National Day” for every drink out there. That’s OK by me. Monday July 27 is …

Drink of the Day: Snow Bird Cocktail

July 26, 2015 | By Shaun the Bartender |<p>I had the opportunity to come up with a couple cocktails with some friends, at their home bar, back in the …

Happy Hour Any Time of the Day with Cocktail Courier

There are days when we want to enjoy a cocktail but either at the comfort of our own home or want to take it along with you to enjoy while listening to live music. Or maybe you want to try your hand at making a cocktail. Whatever the reason, Cocktail Courier makes it easy by providing everything in …

Make Bodega's Spicy Passionfruit Mezcal Cocktail

At hip taco spot <b>Bodega Taqueria y Tequila</b> in Miami, bar manager <b>Bryan Canales</b> combines several Mexican flavors into one cocktail that can also be stretched into a group punch (just multiply the recipe quantities times the number of desired drinks and add an ounce of water for each). Think, typical …

Cocktails

Creative Mixology and Fine Art Meet at Upcoming 'Art of the Cocktail'

Guilford Art Center is holding it's second annual cocktail party fundraiser, The Art of the Cocktail this Thursday, Feb. 28. The Latin theme this …

5 Beer Cocktails You've Never Heard Of

1 of 5<p>The Sour Cherry Shandy<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 5<p>Campari IPA Spritzer<p>3 of 5<p>Strawberry-Lemon Radler<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 5<p>Chocolate Stout …

The 15 Best Cocktails for Cheese Lovers

Bar director Leslie Ross found inspiration for her Transatlanticism cocktail in the Waldorf salad. An oversized seltzer ice cube dotted with apple …

A Cocktail Cloud? A New Bar Where Breathing Will Get You Buzzed

Cocktail fans in London will want to take deep breaths when they enter a pop-up bar that opens on Thursday, July 30, on the site of an ancient …