With additions like syrups and some key ingredient swaps, there’s no reason classic cocktails can’t pinch-hit in the holiday drink canon. Here, how to “holiday-ize” everything from the Daiquiri to the Tom Collins.
Low-proof punch was made for holiday gatherings, allowing for multiple festive rounds without the side effects. Here, five large-format cocktails low in alcohol and big in holiday flavor, featuring everything from dry cider to cranberry cordial.
The last drink of the night can come in many forms. Here, six bartenders offer their take on the nightcap, from an amaro-inspired Pousse-Café to a savory, stirred cocktail that incorporates both tequila and mezcal.