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Five Long Drinks Built for Winter

When mixed with the likes of amari, herbal liqueurs and seasonal fruit, the summer-ready long drink transitions ...
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How the Leave-a-Drink Tradition Came to Be

The leave-a-drink tradition is spreading to bars across the country. Here, Megan Krigbaum tracks the evolution of the ...
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Where Did the “Snaquiri” Come From?

The "Snaquiri"—or a tiny Daiquiri meant to be taken as a shot—has become a nationwide bartender handshake. Kara ...
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Why Mole Bitters Make Everything Better

Every bartender has at least one ingredient in their arsenal that can improve just about any cocktail. In this round ...
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I Love You, Karaoke

Why do we love karaoke so much? Tasked with answering the question, Jamie Feldmar traces history of karaoke in New ...
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How Pittsburgh Became an Eccentric Tiki Mecca

The ocean is nowhere in sight, but that hasn’t stopped Pittsburgh from developing one of the deepest—and ...
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How Our Favorite Drinkers Do Thanksgiving

From cranberry-spiked Whiskey Sours to liqueurs of all types, a few of our favorite people share their Thanksgiving ...
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Our Favorite Holiday Cocktail Recipes by Style

With a wide range of flavors and formats, here are our favorite cocktail recipes for holiday drinking, from Eggnog to ...
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Bringing It Back Bar: What to Do with Cherry Heering

In "Bringing It Back Bar," we shine a light on overlooked bottles and devise recipes to take them from back bar to ...
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Modern Alchemy at Tokyo’s Most Radical Bar

At Tokyo's Ben Fiddich, Hiroyasu Kayama uses homegrown plants and a mortar and pestle to reconstruct classic liqueurs ...
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Five Low-Proof Punches Made for Entertaining

Low-proof punch was made for holiday gatherings, allowing for multiple festive rounds without the side effects. Here, ...
Royale Champagne Cocktail Recipe

What Exactly Is a Royale?

Historically a Champagne-topped twist on a pre-existing recipe, the royale cocktail dates back several centuries. ...