Martinis, mojitos, margaritas, and oh-so-much more: our favorite tried-and-true drink recipes for every variety of booze.
How do you make an Old Fashioned? With simple, classic ingredients and nothing more.
Add as much (or as little) lime and hot sauce to this light, savory beer drink as you want.
The perfect margarita is all about fresh, crisp flavors, barely tempered by sweet triple sec.
Born in New Orleans, this stiff cocktail of rye and Cognac is a drink to sip and savor.
Bourbon, lemon, and honey combine for a cocktail that's perfect in all seasons.
The stiff, smooth union of whiskey and vermouth is a classic of the cocktail canon.
Crisp and bitter, the classic cocktail of gin, Campari, and sweet vermouth is dependably delicious, and remarkably difficult to foul up.
Scotch and amaretto combine in this 1970s favorite.
Essentially a Negroni with whiskey swapped in for gin, this classic is a beautiful cocktail in its own right.
Spicy ginger beer, dry apple cider, and warming bourbon combine in this party-ready holiday cocktail.
An entrancing mixture of brandy, lemon juice and orange liqueur.
Fresh ginger and a float of extra-smoky Scotch lend complexity to this modern riff on a whiskey sour.
A spirited riff on the better-known Manhattan.
A garnish of green olives makes a surprisingly delicious partner for this tangy, slightly bitter mix.
What a Cuba Libre cocktail really is (hint: it's more than just a rum and Coke), and how to make it.
A powerful, brawny cocktail of rye, absinthe, and Peychaud's bitters, the Sazerac is timeless for a reason.
How do you make a whiskey sour? The old fashioned way, without any commercial mixes in sight.
A "mistaken" Negroni, with sparkling wine instead of gin.
Think of it as your summer Negroni.
It's time to look beyond sugar. How to use honey in cocktails
What's the difference between single-malt and blended whisky, anyway?
An introduction to mezcal.
Make finding the perfect holiday drink fun and interactive—with flowcharts!
Everything you need for spirited festivities.
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.