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The man who helped spark the cocktail movement — and keeps feeding it

When David Wondrich’s “Imbibe!” was first published, in 2007, it hit a market that was craving cocktail knowledge. The book, a meticulously researched paean to 19th-century bartender Jerry Thomas, won a James Beard award and became a widely read origin story for the bartending world: a true tale of …

Better-Than-Cream-Soda Rhubarb Cocktail Recipe

This rhubarb and vanilla-laced cocktail gets an unexpected twist from pisco and rich Scottish ale.<p>Why It Works<p>Rhubarb's tart flavor balances the cocktail in the place of citrus.<br>• Mexican vanilla is adds a spicy, woodsy side to the drink<br>• Pisco's viscosity and Scottish ale's richness provide an extra …

5 Whiskey Cocktails to Try Now

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3 Cocktails Made Better with Meyer Lemons

There are two kinds of people in this world: those who think Meyer lemons are God's gift to man and those who have never tried them. Grown all over …

A Bartender’s Guide to the Best Cocktails in Paris

The craft cocktail scene in Paris has evolved tremendously in the past few years. Here, Parisian bartender Fabien Lombardi tells us where he sidles up for a drink in his city.<p>Fabien Lombardi is rarely behind the bar these days. Instead, the experienced bartender dedicates his energy to overseeing …

5 Best Bourbons Under $25 for Mixing Cocktails on Derby Day

Break out the seersucker and hats the size of dorm room refrigerators; the Run for the Roses is this Saturday. The Kentucky Derby is more than the …

Bourbon Cocktail Recipe

David Embury, the author of <i>The Fine Art of Mixing Drinks</i>, believed a cocktail should whet the appetite, not dull it. And that a drink should be made …

Cocktails

Drink This Now: The Income Tax Cocktail by Broderick Smylie

Photo by Jason Varney<p>That magical day, April 15th is upon us again, and either your tax refund has long been spent or you’ve just made it to the post …

Cocktails

Le Coq: Cocktail Classes in Paris

12 Rue du Château d’Eau 75010 Paris One of the aspects of cocktails that I’ve always appreciated is the element they add to entertaining. There’s …

France

Ancho Reyes: The Secret to the Best Spicy Cocktails

Over the last few years, spicy cocktails have found their niche; the spicy margarita, in particular, is practically a new classic. Quite a few rely …

14 More Essential Books For Cocktail Lovers: Recently Published and Coming Soon

When I was first introduced to the world of craft cocktails, published literature on the subject was sparse at best. But now, the publishing world is swollen with books that rank alongside the classics we love.<p>We've seen a few trends in motion: Bars continue to publish their own compendiums of …

Olive Oil Cocktails Sound Strange, But Taste Amazing

Photo: Courtesy of Fig & Olive.<p>If you prefer your cocktails as on-trend as your closet, you should probably drizzle some olive oil into your cup. …

Gold Rush Cocktail Recipe

This simple sour has a name that calls to mind a 19th-century classic, but it's much more modern than that. Bartender T. J. Siegal created it for New York's Milk & Honey in the mid-2000s.<p>The cocktail blends bourbon, lemon juice, and honey syrup for a whiskey-laced spin on the Bee's Knees. I like a …

Meyer Lemon Gimlet with Thyme Simple Syrup

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Why Bartenders Are Spiking Your Cocktail With Vinegar

Tart drinks are having a moment, from the profusion of new kombucha brands to cocktails built off shrubs or drinking vinegars: sweetened vinegar-based syrups infused with fruit and spices that date back centuries.<p>Drinking vinegars, also known as shrubs, refer to both the flavored, sweetened, …

3 Cocktails That Let Sweet Vermouth Show Off

Sweet vermouth is often thought of as nothing more than a supporting player in many cocktails. But we’re here to tell you that it can be so much …

Nosaj Thing: Cold Stares ft. Chance The Rapper and The O'My's

Nosaj Thing and Chance the Rapper continue their collaboration run with "Cold Stares"—a quiet, slow-burning track that also features The O'My's frontman Maceo Haymes. The song is the first single from Nosaj Thing's upcoming LP <i>Fated</i>, which is set for a 5 May release and it's a melancholy, down-tempo …

5 of the Most Complicated Cocktails on the Internet

Most cocktails aren't a big commitment to make, if you're a cocktail fan of any sort. You've got the supplies, a well-stocked bar and the know-how to mix them. There are some cocktails, though, that take far more effort than the average margarita or martini (though getting even these drinks just …

Homemade

Carbonating Booze With a SodaStream

Carbonating Booze With a SodaStream<p>via supercompressor.com<p>As Supercompressor recently discovered, a SodaStream is not only good for making fancy soft drinks, it can create some seriously refreshing spirits. Testing out whiskey, rum, gin, vodka, tequila and white wine in the seltzer-making machine …

Edward Hopper

This Is the Most Sophisticated Blue Cocktail Recipe You Will Ever Try

When he opens Porchlight on Monday, New York City restaurateur and Shake Shack czar Danny Meyer will premiere both his first bar ever and one of the …

Six Cocktails for Great Whiskey

The extensive, alluring worlds of whiskey, Scotch and bourbon can feel daunting to novice drinkers—especially when there's an expectation to drink it neat or with a bit of water. For an easier entry point into one of the most nuanced areas of the spirits market, there really are great cocktails for …

Whiskey

Bar Dupont Experiments With Sous Vide Cocktails

Anybody with a mason jar, booze, and time can make an infusion. But <b>Bar Dupont</b> Beverage Director <b>Jon Yeronick</b> has found a way to deliver infused …

Sous

Ghostly Watercolor and Ink Cats Bleeding into the Canvas | Colossal

<p>Serbian artist Endre Penovác renders fluffy felines with stark black watercolors and ink. Penovác heavily dilutes the pigments with water creating …

Eund – Geometric Sans Serif Font from The Northern Block

The Eund font family, a geometric sans serif typeface from The Northern Block Ltd.<p>If you are looking for a modern typeface well suited for a variety …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Review<p>A deep dive on <i>Avengers</i> for those who've seen the movie.<p>By The Editors of GQ4 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair …

Bill Murray

Why All Typefaces Are Optical Illusions

Tobias Frere-Jones explains why every typeface designer needs to be a bit of a magician.<p>Take a CLOSE LOOK at this sentence. The capital letters look like they’re the same height, and the the lower case letters look like they’re the same height. But zoom in and you’ll see that’s an optical illusion. …

Drink of the Week: Winter Cocktail - A, by Adam Douglas at the Arvada Tavern

"I'm kind of a traditionalist when it comes to drinking," Douglas continues. "It's pretty nice to get back to the basics." Douglas started out at the …

East Indian Negroni Cocktail Recipe

East Indian Negroni Cocktail Recipe from Food Republic• 2 ounces Banks 5-Island Rum<br>• 3/4 ounces Campari<br>• 3/4 ounces Lustau East India Sherry<br>• orange twist, …

East India