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Cocktail Recipes, Spirits, and Local Bars

The 8 Best Electric Wine Openers of 2020

Effortless ways to open your wine.Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products; you can learn more about ourreview process here.We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links.While most wine experts opt for the traditional waiter’s friend corkscrew when opening a bottle of wine, gadgets like electric wine openers can serve a great purpose, too.
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The 14 Best Scotch Whiskies to Drink in 2020

Take a sip of the nation& 39;s premier spirit.Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products; you can learn more about ourreview process here.We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links.“You can have a single malt in America, Japan, Taiwan or elsewhere, but to be scotch, it has to be made in Scotland,” says Tommy Tardie, owner of New York& 39;s The Flatiron Room and Fine and Rare.
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Blue Milk of Tatooine

Channel the alien planet from Star Wars with this creamy combination of gin, coconut cream and blue curaçao.2 ounces Beefeater 24 gin1 ounce coconut cream1/2 ounce blue curaçao1/2 ounce Giffard vanilla syrup1/2 ounce orgeat3/4 ounce pineapple juice3/4 ounce lime juiceAdd all ingredients to a shaker with ice.
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The 8 Best Beer Fridges of 2020

Store your favorite brews all in one place.Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products; you can learn more about ourreview process here.We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links.When having guests over, it’s always an excellent idea to have ice-cold beverages prepared.
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7 New Summer Beers to Crack Open Right Now

Summer is here, and as the weather heats up, beer drinkers are changing up their styles. While the winter months call for rich, complex, dark beers such as stouts and porters, in the summer, most of us just want something light, refreshing and on the crisper side of the spectrum. This can include different styles of lager, pale ale and even fruit- and spice-infused beer.
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The Oddball Tool Bartenders Love to Use: Syringe

Kitchens are repositories of paraphernalia, equipped with an endless array of gadgets, gizmos and appliances that often have frustratingly specific jobs. It’s time to free those lonely kitchen tools and put them to work somewhere a lot more fun: your bar.Syringes can dole out scheduled vaccinations to preschoolers or lethal doses of poison to double agents whose covers have been blown.
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Split Your Vermouth to Make the Best Cocktails. Here’s Why.

If you think about what vermouth brings to the table in a cocktail, you’re generally looking at a harmonious bouquet of botanicals, the product of a proprietary recipe, and that means you’re working with a direct expression of one single producer. There’s nothing technically wrong with that––every element of its recipe was likely chosen for a reason––but tapping into what other vermouths have to offer opens up a whole new world of aromatics and flavors.
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The 13 Best Beers to Drink in 2020

Suds worth raising a pint to.Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products; you can learn more about ourreview process here.We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links.Beer is so many things—perfect for both every day and special occasions, it’s light and dark, rich and robust, and sour and sweet.
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The 7 Best Margarita Mixes of 2020

Mix away with your favorite tequila.Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products; you can learn more about ourreview process here.We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links.To make margaritas, all you need are a few simple ingredients: high-quality tequila, fresh lime juice, and a citrus sweetener like triple sec, Cointreau, Grand Marnier, or even just a little agave syrup.
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8 New Tequilas to Try Right Now

It’s no longer just a question of whether to mix tequila into a Margarita or a Paloma (although frankly, we’ll order one of each, thanks). Today, the question to ask is: What type of tequila? The varieties seem to be ever-widening and, in some cases, blurring.For those who love crisp, bracing blancos, a growing number of celebrities are adding their names to the labels.
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How to Saber a Champagne Bottle Perfectly Every Single Time

A room full of some of the world’s finest crystal is perhaps the last place you’d think to find a master Champagne saberer in action, lopping off the top of a bottle in one graceful swoop of a sword. But this is where Matthieu Yamoum, the wine director at Baccarat Hotel in New York City, entertains guests with his expertly honed skill, a surefire crowd pleaser and a highly Instagrammable party trick.
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How to Put a Thai Twist on Classic Cocktails

Ohm Suansilphong drank alcohol for the first time as a 15-year-old. His poison: Mekhong and soda. He got carried away drinking with friends and stumbled home drunk. “My parents didn’t really yell at me, though. What were they going to say? They were selling it,” says Suansilphong.Now chef and co-owner of Fish Cheeks in New York City, Suansilphong was born into a Chinese-Thai merchant family in Sukhothai, a province about five hours north of Bangkok.
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Bronx

It& 39;s not as famous as a Manhattan, but it& 39;s just as tasty.2 ounces gin1/4 ounce dry vermouth1/4 ounce sweet vermouth1 ounce fresh orange juice1 dash orange bitters (optional)Add all the ingredients to a shaker and fill with ice.Shake, and strain into a chilled cocktail glass.Rate This RecipeI don& 39;t like this at all.
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6 Best Cocktail Delivery Kits to Order

Boozing it up at home? These top cocktail kits come to you.Our editors independently research, test, and recommend the best products; you can learn more about ourreview process here.We may receive commissions on purchases made from our chosen links.These days, it’s easier than ever to drink a quality craft cocktail in the comfort of your own home, thanks to a number of cocktail kit delivery services, which you can order online to be delivered directly to you.
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