Martinis, mojitos, margaritas, and oh-so-much more: our favorite tried-and-true drink recipes for every variety of booze.
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Bourbon, lemon, and honey combine for a cocktail that's perfect in all seasons.
Crisp and bitter, the classic cocktail of gin, Campari, and sweet vermouth is dependably delicious, and remarkably difficult to foul up.
Born in New Orleans, this stiff cocktail of rye and Cognac is a drink to sip and savor.
An entrancing mixture of brandy, lemon juice and orange liqueur.
Essentially a Negroni with whiskey swapped in for gin, this classic is a beautiful cocktail in its own right.
Scotch and amaretto combine in this 1970s favorite.
A garnish of green olives makes a surprisingly delicious partner for this tangy, slightly bitter mix.
Add as much (or as little) lime and hot sauce to this light, savory beer drink as you want.
The sharp bites of gin and lemon are beautifully tempered by Cointreau in this classic sour.
The signature drink of Peru.
Fresh ginger and a float of extra-smoky Scotch lend complexity to this modern riff on a whiskey sour.
A "mistaken" Negroni, with sparkling wine instead of gin.
How do you make an Old Fashioned? With simple, classic ingredients and nothing more.
A delicious, silky classic made with Old Tom gin.
Changing up the ratio of Scotch and Drambuie provides a fresh iteration of a classic cocktail.
The combination of gin, lemon juice, and Champagne brings out the best in each.
A lighter, mellower Negroni, made with Aperol and Lillet.
A spirited riff on the better-known Manhattan.
No orchard hunting required.
Recipes using the herbal aperitif that adds a punch of (bitter)sweetness to your happy hour.
16 vodka cocktails perfect for warm weather.
Summery cocktails to mix and enjoy on Cinco de Mayo.
14 Scotch cocktail recipes to show how well the spirit works in mixed drinks.
Ring in the New Year with our favorite recipes for festive, fizzy sparkling cocktails.
22 hot cocktails to cozy up to this winter.
23 cocktails for a boozy Thanksgiving.
The old standbys that every self-respecting cocktail aficionado should be able to make.
Our favorite cocktails made with crowd-pleasing bourbon, to warm the belly and heart on a cold night.
Nothing like ice-cold booze in the summer.
20 drink recipes for the boozing it up at the best Mother's Day brunch ever
SHOTS! SHOTS! SHOTS! or...how about 8 actually delicious Irish whiskey cocktails instead?
These cocktails will turn anyone into a mezcal lover.
15 simple and refreshing gin cocktails.
16 Aperol recipes for any time of the year.
Everything you need to know to easily prepare a batch cocktail for a batch of guests.
An introduction to mezcal.
Learn to tell your Amontillado from your Palo Cortado.
Are you shaking yours right?
It's time to look beyond sugar. How to use honey in cocktails
Throw a heck of a bash without blowing all your cash.
Tips, essential pointers, and the wisdom of a few stellar bartenders, all in one guide.
What's the difference between single-malt and blended whisky, anyway?
How to tell your rocks glass from your highball.
A new cocktail book exploring creative big-batch drink recipes.
Make finding the perfect holiday drink fun and interactive—with flowcharts!
Everything you need for spirited festivities.
Looking for a special Father's Day gift? These are the best Islay single malts you can buy
We drank ALL THE MARTINIS to determine the best gin for the job
The best gins that'll run you less than an Andrew Jackson
Mo' money = mo' fancy Scotch. But here are our favorite bottles for a bit less scratch:
Good, cheap tequila for what ails you.
The one-of-a-kind bottles that you might find only through government-run liquor stores.