Cocktails to Make at Home

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Lucien Gaudin - good for negroni lovers Ingredients 1 ounce gin ounce Campari ounce Cointreau ounce dry vermouth Twist of orange peel. Cocktails You Should Know, Cocktails To Try, Classic Cocktails, Craft Cocktails, Cocktail Names, Cocktail Drinks, Cocktail Recipes, Drink Recipes, Cocktail Glass

10 Lesser-Known Cocktails You Should Be Drinking

A collection of ten delicious historical cocktails that go beyond the basics—the Martinis, Daiquiris, Old Fashioneds, Manhattans, and other old standards. Most (if not all) of these drinks are considered classics in their own right, but they're nevertheless largely overlooked.

Bourbon Renewal This recipe comes from Jeffrey Morgenthaler of Portland's Clyde Common. Sweet crème de cassis mixes with oaky bourbon to produce a delicious take on the classic whiskey sour. Whiskey Sour, Good Whiskey, Bourbon Sour, Tequila Mixed Drinks, Easy Mixed Drinks, Irish Cream, Cassis Recipe, Beach Drink Recipes, Whisky

Bourbon Renewal Recipe

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This recipe comes from Jeffrey Morgenthaler of Portland's Clyde Common. Sweet crème de cassis mixes with oaky bourbon to produce a delicious take on the classic whiskey sour.

Cardamaro is a relatively mild, sweet amaro made from wine infused with cardoon and blessed thistle. Paired with robust bourbon and bright, fresh Concord grape puree, it makes for an ideal drink to usher in fall. Thanksgiving Cocktails, Fall Cocktails, Fall Drinks, Mixed Drinks, Vodka, Serious Eats, Concorde, Yummy Drinks, Cocktail Shaker

3 Concord Grape Cocktail Recipes to Celebrate Fall

In some circles, Concords are touted as the ultimate grape. These three cocktails showcase Concords with a fresh puree and an easy Concord grape syrup. They're worth whipping up for the color alone, but the flavors would impress even if your guests were blindfolded.

Harvest Moon ounces Wild Turkey Rye 1 ounces Lillet Blanc ounce Laird's Bonded Apple Brandy ounce Green Chartreuse 3 dashes Abbott's bitters or Angostura bitters. Rye Drinks, Rye Cocktails, Brandy Cocktails, Classic Cocktails, Beverages, Cocktail Recipes, Apple Brandy

What's Your Favorite Rye Cocktail?

There are times when a cocktail needs something a bit more assertive than the soft richness of bourbon, and during those times, we reach for rye. What's your favorite rye drink?

A good gin contains floral elements in its mix of botanical flavors, and the creme de violette nicely calls the floral notes to the fore. Classic Cocktails, Cocktail Drinks, Fun Drinks, Cocktail Recipes, Beverages, Cocktails To Make At Home, Cocktail Book, Cocktail Glass

3 Good Drinks from Harry Craddock's 'The Savoy Cocktail Book'

The Corpse Reviver #2 might be the most famous drink recipe from Henry Craddock's Savoy Cocktail Book, but here are three more classics you should try.

Simply a Manhattan made with scotch whisky, the Rob Roy has been kicking around for more than a century, mixed in everything from artisan cocktail bars to the beer-and-a-shot place down the street, fitting in just as well at either kind of establishment. Campari Cocktails, Bourbon Cocktails, Whiskey Drinks, Classic Cocktails, Cocktail Recipes, Drink Recipes, Rob Roy Recipe

14 Scotch Cocktail Recipes Perfect for Both Beginners and Obsessives

14 Scotch cocktail recipes to show how well the spirit works in mixed drinks.

The Outcider is a classic punch with a subtle twist. Served warm, the flavor reminds us of a more complex, more aromatic version of hot spiced cider. Tea adds a lovely herbal depth to a comforting, familiar drink. Best Punch Recipe, Punch Recipes, Meat Recipes, Drink Recipes, Hot Spiced Cider, Spiked Cider, Fun Drinks Alcohol, Easy Cocktails, Winter Cocktails

18 Apple Cocktails That Are Like Autumn in a Glass

Apple pie isn't the only way to celebrate the fall season. These apple cocktails offer a refreshing alternative.

The Best Fresh Watermelon Margarita Recipes on Yummly Best Margarita Recipe, Margarita Recipes, Cocktail Recipes, Drink Recipes, Punch Recipes, Fruit Recipes, Summer Recipes, Healthy Recipes, Fun Drinks

Drink Your Watermelon: 5 Great Recipes for Summer Sipping

Watermelon has a great affinity for tart lime and delicately flavored spirits; here are a few of our favorite recipes for summer watermelon drinks.

Kale Pineapple Basil Smash cup fresh pineapple, peeled and cut in chunks 8 basil leaves, divided 1 ounces rye ounce fresh kale juice (see note above) Garnish: basil sprig and pineapple slice Kale Juice Recipes, Basil Recipes, Easy Drink Recipes, Easy Smoothie Recipes, Cocktail Recipes, Cocktail Ideas, Yummy Recipes, Healthy Fruit Smoothies, Breakfast Smoothies

3 Kale Juice Cocktails to Make at Home

Let's get this out of the way: these aren't healthy, they're cocktails. They are, however, a great way to showcase the sweet, earthy taste of kale that has helped skyrocket it into vegetable stardom lately.

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Cocktail Science: 5 Myths About Ice, Debunked

If you spend time at fancy cocktail bars, it's quite possible that you've heard a few things about ice that that aren't quite true when you put them to the scientific test. Today, we're debunking those myths and clearing up a little of the science behind the chilly stuff.

This drink offers all of the well-loved elements of an Old Fashioned plus the depth and earthiness of a Pu-erh tea infused bourbon. Whiskey Cocktails, Classic Cocktails, Cocktail Drinks, Cocktail Recipes, Alcoholic Drinks, Popular Cocktails, Mix Drinks, Fancy Drinks, Easy Mixed Drinks

25 Classic Cocktail Recipes Everyone Should Know

Old Fashioneds, negronis, martinis, and more: the old standbys that every self-respecting cocktail aficionado should be able to make.

Rhubarb Sidecar 3 ounces pear brandy, such as Clear Creek 1 ounces Rhurbarb Shrub ounce Cointreau or other orange liqueur 1 ounce simple syrup Pear Brandy, Apple Brandy, Brandy Cocktails, Cocktail Drinks, Cocktail Club, Cocktail Shaker, Milk Shakes, Rhubarb Cocktail, Shrub Drink

Sip Seasonally with 3 Homemade Rhubarb Shrub Drinks

Everyone has their spring rituals—mine is getting my hands on some rhubarb. I start circling my favorite greenmarket stands in mid-April, waiting less-than-patiently for the humble pink stalks to show up. A homemade shrub syrup is the ideal way to feature rhubarb in cocktails and non-alcoholic drinks.

The classic pairing of Crème Yvette and something bubbly without buying a bottle sparkling wine. Apple Cider Cocktail, Cider Cocktails, Classic Cocktails, Holiday Cocktails, Cocktails To Make At Home, Happy Hour Drinks, Hard Apple Cider, Cocktail Making, Drink

3 Easy and Delicious Crème Yvette Cocktails to Make at Home

Crème Yvette, which dates back to the 1890s and went out of production in 1969, was revived in 2009 by Rob Cooper (the force behind St. Germain) in response to requests from bartenders around the country. While it's no surprise that something made from violet petals in France feels super fancy, Crème Yvette also completely at home in more everyday cocktails like these. Let's get mixing, shall we?

I'm obsessed with Aperol Spritzers right now. NOT a Campari fan/ 10 Aperol Cocktails to Welcome Spring Pimms Cocktail, Cocktail Recipes, Aperol Drinks, Campari Cocktails, Spring Cocktails, Drinks Alcohol, Drink Recipes, Refreshing Cocktails, Summer Drinks

16 Aperol Cocktails to Keep You Cool

These Aperol cocktails take full advantage of the aperitif's fruity and bitter flavor, and bright orange color.

cynar iced tea w/ cynar, brewed green tea, orange bitters & a lemon wedge (opt. Green Tea Recipes, Iced Tea Recipes, Cocktail Recipes, Tea Cocktails, Spring Cocktails, Drinks, Cocktails To Make At Home, Bitter Greens, Green Tea Bags

Tippling With Tea: 3 Tea-Based Cocktails to Make at Home

I'm definitely prone to focus too much on the utilitarian side of tea. I sip English Breakfast to wake up and turn to my favorite echinacea infusion not because I especially enjoy the taste, but because I've convinced myself that if I drink enough of it, a winter cold won't last as long. But tea also offers a myriad of flavors: there's rich, earthy pu-ehr, grassy and bittersweet green teas, malty black teas, smoky and bacony Lapsang souchong, not to mention the wide range of herbal options…

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6 Irish Whiskey Cocktails to Make at Home

In the past year or so, we've seen more and more fancy bars around the country touting an Irish whiskey-based cocktail selection. But even if some of the finest drinks at Tradition in San Francisco and Dead Rabbit in NYC feature whiskey from the Emerald Isle, home mixing with Irish whiskey tends not to get more ambitious than a simple Jameson and Ginger. (What? You forgot the ginger?)