Jeff Myers

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Home Bar Basics: Which Bitters Are Best?

You’ve finally carved away precious square footage to make room for that most sacred of household additions: the home bar. But turning out top-notch …

9 Great Cheap Bottles Bartenders Swear By

Bartenders know which bottles are worth the splurge and which feel like a steal. That kind of insider knowledge comes in handy when you’re trying to …

The Godfather: A Whiskey Drink You Can't Refuse

The Jungle Bird is Your New Favorite Rum Drink

How to make The Jungle Bird Cocktail<p>Fill a mixing glass three-quarters with ice, and add all of the ingredients.<p>Shake until chilled for about 30 …

This is Jimmy Buffett’s Legendary Margarita Recipe

<i>To celebrate summer, we’re asking the season’s most iconic superstars to share their warm-weather secrets. Here, Jimmy Buffett—whose musical,</i> Escape …

Jimmy Buffett

How to Mix Whiskey Cocktails the Right Way

If you have a bottle of <b>whiskey</b> on hand and you’re trying to figure out what else to do with it besides sip it straight, a new book, <b>Whiskey: A</b> …

The Cocktail Jigger You Should Own

You’ve finally carved away precious square footage to make room for that most sacred of household additions: the home bar. But turning out top-notch …

Mount St. Helens eruptions: See never-before-published photos from 1980

SALEM, Ore. — When volcanic activity escalated at Mount St. Helens in the spring of 1980, Peggy Short-Nottage and her husband joined sightseers rushing to the mountain.<p>But, instead of hopping in a car and making the drive to southwestern Washington, they hopped in a plane.<p>From the cockpit of their …

Geology

Iz Bananaz: Goofy Name, Seriously Delicious

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Vodka Cocktails We Love: Falken's Maze

About The Falken’s Maze Cocktail<p>Absolut Vodka is a sturdy base for this unique concoction of lime, vanilla and Crème Yvette.<p>Ingredients in The …

The Boulevardier is the cocktail of 2018

It’s smoother and sweeter than its relation, the Negroni<p>If 2017 was the year of the Negroni – in cocktail terms, anyway – then this year will belong …

A Cousin of the Martini, the Alaska, Strikes Gold

Sometimes you want a martini. And sometimes you want something like a martini, but are not sure exactly what.<p>That second, uncertain feeling appears to be benefiting an old cocktail. The Alaska is a gin drink, like the martini, but instead of dry vermouth, it calls for yellow Chartreuse, the …

Greenwich Village

PUNCH | In Defense of the Cobbler Shaker

“They <i>can</i> be pretty,” concedes Tristan Willey of the three-piece cobbler shaker, a longstanding barroom staple with a vocal set of advocates and an …

Die Hard

This Old-School Gin Cocktail Is Back and Better Than Ever

How to Cocktail: Sazerac

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A Visual History of the Toyota Supra: Glorified Celica to Fastly Furious Movie Star

How 1 Fundamental Cocktail Formula Turns into 8+ Drinks

Sweet + sour + spirit.<p>This archetypal and infinitely malleable blueprint for the Sour was, alongside the Fix and the Julep, one of the very first formulas to climb out of the primordial cocktail era of the nineteenth century. It was a time when Victorian drinkers adjusted to the speed of city life …

The Coolest Classic Trucks That Chevrolet Brought to Its Truck Division’s 100th Anniversary Party

A Bourbon Cocktail So Good It Ought To Be Illegal

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Wine & Spirits

10 Spirits You’re Definitely Mispronouncing

One of the rewards of diving into the world of cocktails and spirits—besides delicious booze-laden drinks, of course—is dipping into different …

The Indy 500 engine they had to outlaw - IndyCar - Autosport Plus

More than two decades after Penske dominated the 1994 Indianapolis 500 they still talk about 'The Beast'.<p>It was a 209 cubic-inch engine developed by …

The Mysterious, Magical Revolver Cocktail

Add all the ingredients to a mixing glass filled with ice, and stir until chilled.<p>Strain into a chilled cocktail glass, and garnish with a wide strip …

A Beginner's Guide to Cognac

How to drink it, buy it, and mix it into cocktails.<p>Even if you’ve never tried Cognac, there’s a good chance you’ve heard a lot about the drink in one of thousands of rap lyrics. But what is it, exactly? The amber-colored spirit is an aged brandy—distilled wine—specifically made in the Cognac region …

Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton Drop the Mic on Final Performance: 'I Will Always Love You'

One of the strongest lineups ever assembled in Nashville – including Reba McEntire, Lionel Richie, Lady Antebellum, Don Henley, Alison Krauss and …

These 7 Tips Will Improve Every Cocktail You Make

Do you have a Negroni recipe memorized? You probably should.<p>When I first started loving and learning about cocktails, I spent hours absorbing every detail about cocktail making and drinking at the long maple bar in New York City's Pegu Club. I needed more. I met people who were willing to talk to …

New York City

Everything You Need to Know About Cocktail Strainers. And What Kind to Buy.

You’ve finally carved away precious square footage to make room for that most sacred of household additions: the home bar. But turning out top-notch …

I'm taking the Chevy Colorado ZR2 on its ultimate test

I looked over at my navigator, Rebecca Donaghe, as we circled around a rock formation known as Cougar Buttes in the high desert outside of Lucerne, California. She had a jeweler's loupe firmly planted against her eye, looking at a topographical map of the area.<p>"OK," she said, not looking up from …

Northern California

PUNCH | Can the Martini-on-the-Rocks Make a Comeback?

Last May, I attended the reopening of the former Campbell Apartment, the secreted watering hole tucked inside Grand Central Terminal. To toast the …

Grace Kelly

PUNCH | What Type of Ice Is Right for Your Cocktail?

Cocktail formulas can range from simple and straightforward to overly (and often unnecessarily) complicated. But whether you’re working behind the …