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Cocktail of the Month: The Whitehall

Creative, juniper-forward cocktails make a “gincident” a foregone conclusion at Whitehall.<p>By Lisa Kadane<p>July 05, 2016<p>The Whitehall.<p>Photograph by …

Sweet Cocktails

From strawberry-lychee punch to sticky toffee pudding eggnog, here are Food & Wine's best sweet cocktail recipes.

Cocktail of the week: Chick’n’Sours’ hikaru sour – recipe

The north London fried chicken joint does a mean line in cocktails, too, and this vodka-based guzzler is one of its signature drinks<p>We wanted a vodka-based drink with a difference on the Chick’n’Sours menu, and this hit the spot. It’s a proper guzzler (hikaru means light in Japanese). Green tea …

DIY Tinctures, an Adventure in Flammable Cocktails

San Francisco bartender Kevin Diedrich schools us on this trendy and mysteriously medicinal-sounding drink ingredient<p>It's Friday Happy Hour (fiiiinuuhly), and San Francisco bartender Kevin Diedrich is back, this time to school us on a mysteriously medical-sounding cocktail ingredient: tinctures.<p>"A …

San Francisco

Hriato, the Bacon-Honey Cocktail from Slovakia

Meet Hriato, the traditional Slovak cocktail of alcohol, honey, and bacon. Drink up before the fat sets!<p>As we look over our office's tiny graveyard of food trends (complete with little gravestones!), we see that the whole "bacon in <i>everything</i>" craze died down about a year and a half ago. Chocolate …

Food

Cucumber-Aloe Cocktail

Makes 2 Servings<p>August 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>8 1/4'-thick slices cucumber<p>12 small fresh shiso leaves<p>1/4 cup Hendrick's Gin<p>6 tablespoons tonic water<p>1/4 cup aloe juice<p>2 teaspoons Chartreuse liqueur<p>Recipe Preparation<p>Using a muddler or the handle of a wooden spoon, crush and mash cucumber and shiso in a …

Food

French 75

8 Servings<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup gin<p>1/2 cup No-Cook Simple Syrup (see below)<p>1/2 cup fresh lemon juice<p>Champagne<p>Lemon twists (for garnish)<p>Recipe Preparation<p>To make our No-Cook Simple Syrup, combine 2 cups each superfine sugar and water in an airtight container. Cover and shake until sugar dissolves. …

Recipes

This Ice Ball Cocktail Is the Coolest Thing

Even though all cocktails should be simple, I’ll excuse a little flair for this awesome ice ball cocktail because it’s just too much fun. An ice cube …

13 Pink Cocktails to Liven Up Your Galentine’s Day

When it comes to celebrating your fabulous self, there’s nothing quite like getting together with your BFFs for a bangin’ Galentine’s Day party — complete with your fave chick flicks, Galentine’s Day DIYs and, of course, <i>loads</i> of awesomely pink V-Day cocktails. The good news is you don’t have to …

Cotton Candy

7 coffee cocktails for epic winter hibernation

If you live on the East Coast, you are probably preparing for this weekend's upcoming potentially massive blizzard.<p>Typically that means getting extra …

Coffee

10 Essential Cocktails For January Parties

1 of 10<p>Cafe Panama<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Grapefruit Negroni<p>3 of 10<p>RCM Piña<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Sparkling Apple Punch<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 10<p>Shoe …

Drunk Tank: 20 Home Bar Essentials

Alcohol<p><b>Drink Up:</b> The booze you choose is entirely up to your own tastes and discretion, but we’re going to suggest you start off with a quality …

Stainless Steel

Fitbit Blaze: Up Close With The New Smartwatch At CES 2016

Is the new activity tracker watch worth your time?<p>Fitbit, best know for its family of simple activity trackers, isn't shrinking from the competitive threat posed by more decorative and multi-function smartwatches, namely, the Apple Watch and Android Wear devices. Instead, Fitbit is meeting the …

Dish adding multiroom music to Hopper DVR

Satellite TV provider Dish is working on a DTS Play-Fi multiroom music app to use on its networked Hopper DVR .<p>At Dish's booth at CES 2016, the company was demonstrating streaming music standard Play-Fi working on its Hopper set-top box and controlled via a Dish-skinned version of the Play-Fi iOS …

Liver hormone may be the off-switch for sweet-tooth, cocktail cravings

Hormone therapy now in clinical trials for treating obesity and type 2 diabetes.<p>Gimmicky diets, flavor fakery, and sham sweets all try to bamboozle …

19 cocktails you've probably never heard of but should start drinking immediately

It's cold outside. You're at some party. And you pour yourself a glass of cheap-o wine or beer.<p>Just like last year. And the year before that.<p>Regular old wines and beers are fine for a Thursday night in March, but this is the holiday season. Time to spice things up a bit and try something a bit more …

Income Tax

This ginger beer float is Santa's favorite cocktail

Everyone loves a root beer float.<p>And the only way to improve upon that is to make it with a delicious dash of dark rum!<p>This sweet treat is a take on …

Ice Cream

7 Bottles of Sparkling Wine to Drink Year Round

Sparkling wine usually means there’s a special occasion to be toasted: anniversaries, holidays, yet another one of your friends getting hitched...But it’s time for that to change. Ordering takeout for a long night in with your glowing TV screen? I’ve got an extra brut for you. Thinking about …

Sparkling Wine

Greyhound Cocktail Recipe

I must have posed a mission to myself to see how many two ingredient cocktails I could make without realizing it because here I am at it again. Haha! …

Egg-in-a-Hole Grilled Cheese, Fried Chicken, and Other Breakfast Amazingness

Our 5 favorite breakfasts to dig into on Christmas morning. (After presents are opened, of course.)<p>Once the gifts have been torn open and the stockings unstuffed, it’s a glorious, indulgent breakfast—think cornmeal biscuits bathed in chorizo-studded gravy—that makes the day. Hey, Santa came and …

Breakfast

How we replaced our office keys with an Apple Watch app at Hipo

Every couple of months, we have a Hack Day where everyone puts aside their regular projects, and we spend a day working on side projects with …

Thanksgiving Drinks for a Crowd

From hot mulled cider to sangria with cranberries and apples, here are great Thanksgiving drinks for a crowd.

Five Liquors For Your Friend Who's A Lush But Not A Concerning Lush (Yet)

Alcohol

For the whiskey amateur: the Whisky Advent Calendar

Remember those Advent calendars many of us made as kids? A cardboard calendar with little doors or windows for each of the days leading up to Christmas? Behind each window was a little treat.<p>Scroll through Pinterest and you'll see plenty of DIY options for Advent calendars with envelopes tied to a …

This Penicillin Is Medicinal, Too, But the Boozy Kind

I had to make a tough call the other day when serving drinks on a cold November evening. Every cocktail I considered was fruity and frivolous—not …

Single Malt Whisky

16 Christmas Cocktails That Guarantee A Jolly Good Time

Get festive and get drinking.<p>It's not a party without cocktails, so while you're planning your holiday bash, make sure to pin some of these festive drinks. From gingerbread, to eggnog, to candy cane—we've got all the classic holiday flavors here and accounted for. Some of them are so decadent, they …

Eggnog

We Upgraded the Shameful Cocktail Orders of Our Youth

It's true: We used to sip on kamikaze shots, energy drinks, and anything that included "sour mix." It's time we upgraded our old embarrassing drink orders.<p>We'll admit it: We used to drink some pretty shameful cocktails. Hey—before we became editors at <i>Bon Appétit</i>, we were just kids with a case of …

Comedy

These Tonic Waters Will Change the Way You Feel About G&Ts Forever

Amp up your G&T's with these fancy tonic waters. You're welcome.<p>A cocktail is only as good as its ingredients, and a classic gin and tonic is no exception. A good-quality tonic water will change the way you feel about G&Ts (and all tonic-based cocktails, really) forever. Here are our three favorite …

Cocktails

Why We Should All Be Looking at Florida's Cocktail Scene Right Now

With an abundance of tropical fruit, highly rated distilleries, and skilled bartenders, South Florida's drinks scene is one to watch.<p>South Florida is …

It’s Officially Fall: Drink Accordingly

Not sure if you’ve noticed, but this week marked the official start of fall, the season. And similar to Yeezy’s current collection, this one is very similar to last year’s. Leaves change colors, pumpkin spice returns with a vengeance, and cocktails get whiskier. But this year, the mysterious forces …