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The Mess-cal

A mega-sized take on a request for a drink that brings to mind "a rabid polar bear wrestling a naked clown," The Mess-cal is well suited to its name.

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The Brave

Bobby Heugel worked on The Brave cocktail for a full year before opening Anvil Bar & Refuge, and it remains the only drink that has been on nearly every Anvil…

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Word to Your Cardamom

This tongue-in-cheek creation began with bartender Sylvanus Johnson's homemade cardamom syrup, which he makes in the kitchen at New York City bar Mother's Ruin.

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Ink’s Mezcal Cocktail

In Melina Meza's mezcal cocktail, the spice and fruit notes of Byrrh are enhanced by the smokiness of the mezcal and the earthiness of the beet juice.