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Madison Park Smash

Elaborately garnished and served in two-foot tall vessels, these Cocktail Explosions are designed to be both interactive and sharable.

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Bacchanalia

Riffing on the familiar flavors of Sangria, the drink is made American by the addition of rye, but takes yet one more unexpected turn with a topper of Lambrusco, making…

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Bruja Smash

Andrew Bohrer's Bruja Smash pairs Strega with tequila, lemon, mint and raspberries for a savory-fruity riff on a classic smash.

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Poppa’s Pride

A variation on the Whiskey Smash, this ginger-laced bourbon drink is one of Brooklyn bartender Jay Zimmerman's signatures.

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Averna Smash

Made at Spinasse in Seattle, this bittersweet concoction of Knob Creek bourbon, Averna amaro, walnut oil, and a muddled Amarena cherry and orange wheel is one of the aperitvi bar's…

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Ginger Smash

In this tequila-based take on the Ginger Smash, Dushan Zaric adds a measure of creole shrub to highlight the citrus notes of freshly muddled kumquat and lime.