Martinis, mojitos, margaritas, and oh-so-much more: our favorite tried-and-true drink recipes for every variety of booze.
A bracingly bitter two-ingredient shot for hardcore amaro lovers.
The perfect large-batch cocktail classic.
The signature drink of Peru.
Grapefruit and lime bring acidity balanced by tequila's vegetal verve, Campari's bitterness, and a hint of salt for focus.
Bitter and bright.
The classic Dark and Stormy cocktail only needs three ingredients: Gosling's rum, ginger beer, and fresh lime juice.
A thick and aromatic alternative to simple syrup.
The simple Manhattan variation is improved greatly with the help of a good blended Scotch.
An odd union of bourbon, allspice dram, and lime comes together beautifully in the glass.
The traditional recipe your guests expect when you shout, "Sangria!"
Sugar gets all the attention when it comes to sweetening cocktails, but a homemade honey liqueur will give an exotic new flavor to your drinks.
Vacation in a glass.
Capture a delicate balance of rich, spicy, sweet, and bitter flavors in this homemade sweet vermouth.
The best Bloody Mary doesn't start with a mix.
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Learn to tell your Amontillado from your Palo Cortado.
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The surprising but delicious secret behind some of our favorite whiskeys
Make finding the perfect holiday drink fun and interactive—with flowcharts!
Looking for a cool new gin or whiskey? Meet our American Booze Hall of Fame, NE edition
Everything you need for spirited festivities.
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Mo' money = mo' fancy Scotch. But here are our favorite bottles for a bit less scratch:
Good, cheap tequila for what ails you.