Handcrafted Cocktails

By Bonnie Rush | Handmade and homegrown drinks

Pomegranate Aperitif

Saba is wine-grape juice that’s been reduced until syrupy and concentrated. If you can’t find it, use a few drops of aged balsamic vinegar.<p>Ingredients<p>6 Servings<p>1 cup pomegranate juice<p>2 tablespoons saba<p>2 cups Lillet Blanc<p>4 dashes celery bitters<p>Club soda<p>Preparation<p>Whisk pomegranate juice and saba in …

Recipes

Agricole-Guava Cooler

<i>Rhum agricole</i> has a grassy flavor that's delicious in this cocktail from San Francisco's rum-loving Smuggler's Cove.<p>Servings: Makes 1 drink<p>Related …

| Food & Wine Recipe

Make the lavender syrup<p>Combine all of the ingredients in a medium saucepan and bring to a boil. Cook over moderate heat, stirring, until the sugar …

Make a Martini Like a Pro With Audrey Saunders

</head><i>This is Cook Like a Pro, in which experts share tips, tricks, and techniques that elevate a good dish to an unforgettable one.</i><p>The Pro > Audrey Saunders<p>Owner / Pegu Club / New York City<p>The hardest things to master are often the simplest. Take the martini. Put gin and vermouth in a glass and …

Food

Yum, We Love . . . Mint Juleps!

I went up the street to the local produce market yesterday to pickup a little fresh mint. And by a little I mean, my hand-basket was overflowing. In …

Food

Lemon Thyme-Peach Lemonade

• In a large pitcher combine the sugar and lemon thyme sprigs; muddle with a wooden spoon. Add water, lemon juice, and peach nectar. Stir until sugar …

Lemon Juice

Mumbai Mules {with Coriander, Cumin and Saffron} • The Bojon Gourmet

<i>An unconventional take on the Moscow Mule, this savory-sweet, vodka-based cocktail gets a kick from toasted coriander, cumin, cardamom, and saffron</i> …

Coriander

Peach Rose Lemonade Signature Drink Inspiration + Recipe

February is a time for soft romance and the anticipation of spring, so for this month’s inspiration board and signature cocktail, I wanted to keep …

Beverages

Blood Orange Bourbon Smash with Spicy Vanilla Sugar.

Please pretend this is a Jem valentine.I think I say this every year, but it’s only because I think of it every year. If I had to be in first or …

Beverages