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Like Savory Drinks? Grab This Celery Root Liqueur

When you hear the word “liqueur,” you’re likely to think of something fruity, or perhaps a little floral: either way, flavors on the sweeter end of the spectrum. But as with everything in the cocktail world, there are exceptions. And the Celery Root Herbal Liqueur from Chicago-based producer Apologue is one of the most interesting […]

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Sunshine Rickey

Rate Comment Save Share Print Total Time Prep/Total Time: 5 min. Makes 2 servings Ingredients 4 tablespoons simple syrup 2 tablespoons lime juice 2 tablespoons orange juice 3 drops orange or lemon bitters 1 cup club soda, chilled Optional: orange peel and fresh mint leaves Directions Fill 2 tall glasses three-fourths full with ice. Add […]

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El Malecón Cocktail

READY IN: 3mins INGREDIENTS 1 3⁄4 ounceswhite rum 1ouncelime juice 1⁄2 ounceruby port 2teaspoons oloroso sherry wine 2teaspoonssuperfine sugar 3dashes cocktail bitters (Peychauds) DIRECTIONS Shake with ice for 15 seconds;. Strain into a cocktail glass with an ice cube. Source: Read Full Article

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Sparkling Rosé Cocktail

Active Time: 10 MINTotal Time10 MIN Yield: Serves : 2 Bright and bubbly, this simple cocktail is as drinkable as it is endlessly riffable. For added sweetness, stir in an extra spoonful of jam, or try grilling your peaches for a hint of smoke that accentuates the tequila. Ingredients 6 tablespoons (3 ounces) tequila 2 […]

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Green Hat Gin and Ginger

Active Time: N/ATotal Time5 MIN Yield: Serves : Makes 1 Cocktail Equal parts gin and aquavit make for a super-aromatic cocktail, balanced by spicy ginger beer, fresh lemon juice, and Thai basil. The strong caraway notes in the aquavit pair well with the earthy ginger beer, and the lemon juice and gin add brightness perfect […]

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Cuban Mojito

READY IN: 5mins INGREDIENTS 1⁄2 fresh lime 1teaspooncaster sugar 12 fresh small mint leaves 50ml white cuban rum 1⁄2 cupice cube (crushed or or and cubed ice) 1dashsparkling water 1sprig of fresh mint and lime wedge, to garnish DIRECTIONS Cut a round slice of lime, 1 cm thick and slice it into 4 equal parts. […]

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This Aloe Liqueur Is Our New Cocktail Secret Weapon

We live in an era of the liqueur. Whereas ten years ago, most fruit liqueurs were garishly colored and unthinkably sweet—liquid candy boozed up just a smidge—today, you’ll find bottles that beautifully echo the flavor of their star ingredient, from straight-up berry liqueurs to spiced pear to even unlikelier-sounding numbers like this stellar banana.   Aloe […]

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Frozen Derby Mint Juleps Recipe

"Perfect for Derby Day or any day spent lounging in the sun, these cool refreshing drinks are dangerously delicious! Garnish with fresh mint." Ingredients Adjust US Metric 6 fluid ounces bourbon 2 1/2 fluid ounces lemon juice 2 fluid ounces simple syrup 20 mint leaves 4 cups ice Directions Prep 5 m Ready In 5 […]

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Rusty Nail Recipe

[Photo: Jennifer Hess] Perhaps this 50-50 combination of Scotch and Drambuie reminds you of your grandfather’s poker nights. Or perhaps your grandmother drank them between Camels. Nevertheless, you probably think of the Rusty Nail as an old person’s drink, a quaff too musty even for Mad Men. It doesn’t have to be this way. Drinks […]