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One More Round for Rocky at the Palais Royale

What does the bar by which we judge all other bars look like today? In “Deep Dive,” we send writers back to their ...
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Our Favorite Bubbly Cocktail Recipes by Style

There's no such thing as a bad time for Champagne. Here, a selection of our favorite sparkling cocktails—from ...
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Eight Days of Sh*t We Found on eBay

Welcome to "Sh*t We Found on eBay," wherein we plumb the depths of the consumer-to-consumer marketplace to find the ...
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Holiday Drinking Like It’s 1951

1951's The Holiday Drink Book has a few lessons still to be gleaned from it, even in 2016. Drew Lazor on the recipes ...
Holiday Champagne Punch Recipe

Pour Some Champagne on Your Punch

There's really only one way to make a well-crafted bowl of punch even better: pour some Champagne on it. Here are six ...
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The 25 Essential Wines of 2016

Meet this year's "Hot 25"—the bottles that represent everything we love about today's ever-expanding wine world.
Holiday Cocktail Recipe

How to Hack Classic Cocktails for the Holidays

With additions like syrups and some key ingredient swaps, there's no reason classic cocktails can't pinch-hit in the ...
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About Those Tom and Jerry Bowls

Though the Tom and Jerry's popularity has waned, its namesake bowl and cups have given birth to an avid collector's ...
Large Format Cocktail Punch Recipe

How Well Do You Know the Flowing Bowl?

Born in the 17th century and updated ad nauseam since, punch has grown far beyond its original four- or ...
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The Genius of the Freeze-Ahead Cocktail

The practice of pre-batching and freezing entire drinks is popping up at bars from London to New York. Chloe ...
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Crib Sheet: A Guide to the New Wave of Dry Champagne

Welcome to "Crib Sheet," your monthly shortcut to what's hot in wine right now, in four bottles, courtesy of Jon ...
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Drinking with Ina Garten

Ina Garten has come a long way from her first drink at a Dartmouth frat house. In the latest "Drinking With," she ...