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The Daiquiri Is the Cocktail of Summer. Some people start wearing seersucker after Memorial Day.

The Daiquiri Is the Cocktail of Summer

I start drinking Daiquiris. If I could spend the days between the last Monday of May and the first Monday of September with one of these iced dew-drops close at hand at all times, and still remain married, housed, and employed, that would be the entirety of my plan for the summer. Sip Daiquiris; watch the world go by; pretend life is good. Even though, in this vale of toil and tears, I can’t pull such a thing off, I can still dream about it and, occasionally at the end of the day break off a little corner of it. 10 Champagne Cocktails - Recipes for New Years Champagne Drinks. Lava Flow Cocktail Recipe. The Definitive Guide To Ordering, Making And Drinking Martinis. There's no cocktail on the planet with more pomp and circumstance than a martini, despite its totally simple recipe.

The Definitive Guide To Ordering, Making And Drinking Martinis

Behind the Drink: The French 75. The historians of tippling (and I’m one of them) are seldom able to provide precise origins for the most popular drinks—which ironically is the thing tipplers really want.

Behind the Drink: The French 75

There’s no better cocktail with which to prove this than the mighty French 75, a mixture of gin—or is it cognac? —with lemon, sugar, ice and Champagne. How to Make a French 75. Voilà l'Été: The French 75 Recipe on Food52. Frozen Peach Bellini. Wonderfully light, refreshing, and bubbly peach bellinis – and all you need is 3 ingredients and 5 minutes!

Frozen Peach Bellini

So simple and easy! Summer officially starts June 21st, but we can start our summer party early with these peach bellinis. These Boozy Popsicle Recipes Are Even Better Than Cocktails. Mint Julep Popsicles Recipe. Note to self: Do not walk into the grocery store sipping on a mint julep.

Mint Julep Popsicles Recipe

The security guard will probably start following you around, especially if you’re stuffing bottles of bourbon into your basket. Mint julep popsicles on the other hand . . . now that’s a different story. To be honest, I didn’t know how these pops would turn out. The Piña Clara. Pina Clara We went to Hawaii a little while ago and, apart from enjoying the amazing weather, we ate and drank many good things.

The Piña Clara

Mezcal Sunrise. I wish I could remember the first time I tried mezcal, or even heard of it.

Mezcal Sunrise

Probably it was sometime over the past 5, maybe 7, years when we collectively started giving other liquors a chance to star in our drinks. I like to put mezcal in everything. And today’s drink is one from my ongoing “to make” list. Pot Cocktails Are As Crazy As You Imagine. From gravity bongs to blueberry blunt wraps and, of course, brownies, industrious stoners have been tinkering with new ways to get high since time immemorial.

Pot Cocktails Are As Crazy As You Imagine

Now they’re adding cocktails to that mellowed-out list. With the decline of marijuana prohibition, there is an increasing array of intriguing DIY and pre-packaged options available. Vodka is the overwhelming favorite for infusing because it’s neutral profile makes a great canvas for anything you care to add. Check the wild range of flavors available on any store shelf. But what’s the fun in that? Curious to see how weed would play with whiskey, I whipped up a potent batch of Manhattans with weed-infused rye whiskey just in time to enjoy the afternoon sun. Climbing Grier Mountain » bourbon pomegranate sangria. Bourbon pomegranate sangria Well, here we are, Thanksgiving Eve.

Climbing Grier Mountain » bourbon pomegranate sangria

Are you ready for the big turkey dance tomorrow? Currently Mr. Jello Shots Recipe. Original Chatham Artillery Punch Recipe - NYT Cooking. How James Bond Destroyed The Martini. “Gin, or vodka?”

How James Bond Destroyed The Martini

How to Make the South Side Summer Cocktail. Like most things in life, cocktail culture can be reduced to a high school mentality: “Everyone says Brad made Vans cool at our school, but I swear Becky wore them first.” Take the South Side — a “gin mojito“, as described by Laura Lashley, Head Bartender at The Breslin — whose origin is much contested. For decades, Chicagoans swore it was the brainchild of Frankie McErline, a Tommy gun-toting bootlegger, whose associates used citrus, sugar and mint to mask the bathtub gin they brewed and served on the south side of the Windy City.

All Natural Gin and Tonics. I’m becoming a gin and tonic girl. Is that OK, mom? There’s something mesmerizing about how light and bubbly this drink is. So refreshing and simple. Fresh-style Pineapple Cilantro Margarita. Cocktail Construction Chart. Pineapple Sangria. What to do when you have too much pineapple? Add booze. Naturally. Taste Test: The Best (And Worst) Brandy To Use In A Sidecar. Few cocktails are as versatile as the Sidecar.

It's refreshing in summer and comforting in winter; it's sophisticated to order at a bar and fun to serve at a party; it's sweet enough to be accessible to cocktail novices and strong enough to be appealing to cocktail diehards. If it's not already a part of your mixology repertoire, it should be. Despite their classy reputation, Sidecars are very easy to make: just combine five parts brandy with two parts each of orange liqueur and fresh lemon juice over ice, then shake until frosty. The most daunting thing about them, really, is choosing the right ingredients. America's First Cocktail: Was It The Sazerac? (INFOGRAPHIC) There are about as many stories about who invented the Sazerac as there are ways to make one. My Safety Drink at Questionable Bars: Tequila Ginger Ale.

Pop quiz. Ginger Beer Margaritas. Friends, I have been eagerly awaiting the day that I could share this recipe with you. It is hands down the recipe I am most excited about this month! 3 Delicious Sherry Cocktails You Should Know. Sherry, the fortified wine made from white grapes that hails from Spain, has been experiencing quite a comeback recently. 12 College Cocktails You Drank Against Your Better Judgment. Martinez recipe on Food52.com. How to Make a Vesper Martini. Hangover Cure Cocktails - Gatorade Pimm's Cup And More. 10 Classic Cocktails You Can Make With Only 4 Ingredients — The 9-Bottle Bar. Ezra's - The Swill - The Toronto. Recipe. InsideHook's Cocktail Quarterly: Winter Edition. The Island Voodoo Cocktail. 10 Classic Cocktails You Can Make With Only 4 Ingredients — The 9-Bottle Bar. Boo Radley Cocktail - Bourbon Drinks.

How to Make Gin and Cappelletti Punch. The Mid-Winter Margarita. Perfect for Thanksgiving: 10 Fall Sangrias — Drinks from The Kitchn. Thanksgiving Dinner in 5 Shots. El Diablo Recipe. 5 Holiday Cocktails to Warm Your Spirit. Calvados 101: Apple Brandy and Rosemary Cocktail. How to mix your own drinks at 36,000 feet. Fernet and Coke is the New Rum and Coke. 5 New Chicago Cocktail Bars Focusing On The Casual Side Of Good Drinking. Low Sugar and Low Alcohol Vodka Cocktails. Cocktails To Drink Before You Die - Classic Cocktail Bars. 15 Cocktail Recipes to Commit to Memory. The Drink: Sean Brock's Pappy Van Winkle Cocktail.

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Bourbon and Coke. The case for getting drunk at work. Fight Food Waste: Drink Rum, Matey : The Salt. From the Source: Cocktails. Gin, Tonic and a Dash of Restraint. The Cocktail Chart of Film & Literature Pop Charts Lab Print. Anneli Rufus: The Cocktail Apotheosis. Anejo Tequila Reviews. 10 Best Movie Bars We'd Like to Have a Drink At. Local IQ - Try a brandy milk punch for a not-so-bloody morning. How To: Drink Scotch (The Right Way) Cocktail of the Month. Red Snapper Cocktail Recipe. Top 5 Bloody Mary Upgrades. How prisoners make moonshine. Mezcal Mai Tai. Liquor.com: 5 Old Fashioneds You Need To Try. 13 Wonderfully Geeky Cocktails - Oddee.com (alcohol, pop culture...) Caskstrength. The King George - Drink.

Tom & Jerry. Hot Buttered Rum. RTD Cocktails. The Tom and Jerry, an Odd, Ephemeral Drink. For Every Holiday Party, the Right Drink - Multimedia Feature. Negroni bar crawl: A reader-mandated, post-Sandy, Brooklyn-based birthday blowout. Make Mine Manhattan. Imbibe Magazine - The Ultimate Drinks Magazine, Exploring Wine, Spirits, Beer, Coffee, Tea and Every Beverage In Between - Imbibe Magazine. Want To Control Your Alcohol Intake? Ask For A Different Glass : The Salt. Labor Day Cocktails. Liquor.com: 5 Great Cocktails For Reasonably Priced Scotch.