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Seelbach

The Seelbach Hotel's grand, saloon-style counter reportedly created this signature cocktail when a bartender used a Manhattan to catch the overflow from an uncorked Champagne bottle.

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In Fashion

Greg Best's contemporary twist on the Old-Fashioned calls for bourbon, rich Martinique cane syrup, a healthy dose of bitters and a float of smoky mezcal.

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Sawyer

Brad Thomas Parsons first encountered the Sawyer—Don Lee's bittered gin sour in ode to chef Wylie Dufresne's daughter—at Momofuku Ssäm in the East Village.

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Autumn Sweater

The bittersweet lyrics of “Autumn Sweater,” from Yo La Tengo’s 1997 album, I Can Hear the Heart Beating As One, serve as the source material for this melancholy change-of-season shoegazer.