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Stanley Tucci’s Spin on This Classic Cocktail Is Causing a Lot of Controversy | The Kitchn

Actor and author Stanley Tucci is getting a head start on the summer season with his spin on a classic cocktail. And, in the process, he’s causing a lot of controversy.

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Champurrado Recipe (Mexican Chocolate Drink) | The Kitchn

Learn how to make champurrado, a warm and comforting drink made with Mexican chocolate, masa harina, milk, and piloncillo.

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Lemon Drop Martini (with Lemon Sugar Rim) | The Kitchn

This classic cocktail is the perfect balance of sweet and sour. The recipe comes together easily with just a few ingredients and has an optional sugar rim if you want to dress it up a bit.

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Painkiller Cocktail Recipe | The Kitchn

Dark rum, pineapple juice, orange juice, and cream of coconut come together in this tiki classic.

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Hugo Cocktail Recipe (Italian) | The Kitchn

A fresh and floral Italian cocktail featuring elderflower syrup, prosecco, and soda water.

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Lemon Drop Martini (with Lemon Sugar Rim) | The Kitchn

This classic cocktail is the perfect balance of sweet and sour. The recipe comes together easily with just a few ingredients and has an optional sugar rim if you want to dress it up a bit.

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Blow Job Cocktail Recipe

The Blow Job is a guilty pleasure shot that combines amaretto, Irish cream and whipped cream. Be careful how you order this one.

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20 Best Ingredients To Add To Your Milkshakes

Milkshakes are a playground of flavors, textures, and nuance. Especially if you use these ingredients to liven them up. Add some intrigue to your summer treat.

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Paloma Cocktail Recipe | Epicurious

This Paloma cocktail recipe is a refreshing version of the tequila cocktail with grapefruit soda, brightened with a squeeze of fresh lime and grapefruit.

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Bourbon & Honey Gold Rush Cocktail

The Gold Rush is a modern classic whiskey cocktail that was invented by New York City bartender T.J. Siegal. This easy mix of bourbon, lemon and honey is made with ingredients you likely have in your pantry and makes a tasty addition to happy hour, no mat

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Gin Daisy Recipe | Wine Enthusiast

A member of the daisy cocktail family, this gin-spiked sipper is reminiscent of a margarita, minus the tequila.

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Mangonadas Margaritas – Easy Recipes

How to make Mangonadas MargaritasIngredients:3 large (or 5 cups) mango cut into 1-inch chunks2 large limes1/3 cup (121 grams) Tajín optional6 ounces (176 milliliters) tequila blanco3 ounces (88 milliliters) triple sec or Grand Marnier2 ounces (59 mil

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Kentucky bartender shows how to make a mint julep for your Derby party

Here's a simple mint julep recipe courtesy of barkeep Phil Knoche at Rich's Proper in Covington, Kentucky.

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New York Sour Cocktail Recipe

If you like the Whiskey Sour, you’ll love the New York Sour, which adds a float of red wine to the classic cocktail.

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How to Make a 'Cold Toddy' Whiskey Iced Tea | Wine Enthusiast

While the hot toddy is a wintertime staple, this "iced toddy" combination of whiskey, tea and lemon will keep you refreshed all year long.

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Pineapple Margaritas (Recipe & Video) - Miss in the Kitchen

Pineapple Margaritas are a fun twist on my favorite classic party cocktail. Sweet pineapple with a bit of orange and a twist of lime!

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How to Make Iced Coffee (The Best Method Isn't Cold Brew) | Epicurious

Learn how to make the best iced coffee with an espresso machine, a moka pot, an Aeropress, a French press, pourover, and more.

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Brazilian Lemonade Is Guaranteed to Be Your Favorite Summer Drink | Kitchn

Though not new to the social media trends, Brazilian Lemonade (also known as Swiss Lemonade) is growing in popularity once again. And according to one Kitchn writer, there may be a good reason why.

Food & Drink | The Cocktail Hour

25 Pre-Prohibition Cocktails You Will Love

Discover 25 Pre-Prohibition Cocktail that are as fresh today as ever.

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The Jewish History of Baileys | The Nosher

As it turns out, Baileys Irish Cream liqueur does not have deep roots in Ireland, but was actually invented by a South African Jew.

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Brown Buttered Irish Coffee Recipe

For a spin on the classic Irish Coffee, Irish whiskey gets washed—or, imbued—with rich, nutty browned butter, before being mixed with hot coffee.

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The Folklore-Filled History of Absinthe

Grab your spoons and sugar cubes, we're debunking the biggest myths surrounding absinthe.

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Whiskey Smash - Barefeet in the Kitchen

The Whiskey Smash is a smooth, tart cocktail and it tastes like grown-up lemonade. I already know that I’m going to be making this drink all summer long for every possible occasion. I love finding a great new cocktail to share with friends and the Whiskey

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Sonic Copycat Cherry Limeade - Love Bakes Good Cakes

Enjoy this delicious and refreshing Sonic Copycat Cherry Limeade packed with plenty of cherry and lime flavor! Easy-to-make at-home recipe!

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Classic Grapefruit Paloma Cocktail Recipe | The Novice Chef

Made with tequila, fresh grapefruit juice, tangy lime juice, and sweet agave syrup, this Paloma cocktail is almost too good. So refreshing!

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Snake Eyes Cocktail Recipe | PUNCH

A mezcal take on the Caribbean staple of Scotch and coconut water.

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Fernet & Coke - Argentina's Most Popular Hangover Cure

Up until about 30 years ago, Fernet-Branca was consumed in Argentina primarily as a digestif. So how did Coke come into the picture?

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Classic Mai Tai - Barefeet in the Kitchen

A Classic Mai Tai combines light and dark rums with orange liqueur and a splash of pineapple juice, the result is a citrusy, bright and smooth cocktail. Sipping this cocktail makes me feel like I’m lounging on a beach, listening to the sound of lapping wa

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Pineapple Mojito

Pineapple, mint, and lime combine deliciously to make these absolutely irresistible Pineapple Mojitos. This has been the cocktail I make the most frequently for over five years now.

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11 Drinks Trends from This Year That You Still Have Time to Try

From low-ABV cocktails to tea-infused cocktails, these are the top drinks trends for 2022.

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Cranberry Margarita (Christmas Margarita) - Sugar and Soul

Cranberry Margarita is perfect for enjoying throughout the Christmas season, made with tequila, fresh lime juice, cranberry juice, and Cointreau!

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Hot Apple Cider Rum Punch Recipe

A recipe for Hot Apple Cider Rum Punch. A perfect addition to your fall or Halloween party menu!

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Limoncello Sunrise - Love Bakes Good Cakes

Limoncello Sunrise makes the perfect addition to your weekend brunch menu! This drink recipe is great any time you want a simple cocktail.

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Sandia en Fuego (a.k.a. the best Watermelon Margaritas!) - Barefeet in the Kitchen

Sandia en Fuego (a.k.a. the best Watermelon Margaritas of your life!) are a little bit spicy and a little bit sweet. You're going to love them!

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Frozen Mango Margarita | The Novice Chef

Smooth, slushie, and loaded with icy blended mango chunks, this refreshing Frozen Mango Margarita has all those summer vibes. Easy to make!

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Easy Lemonade from Scratch | Kitchn | Kitchn

Kick off the summer with a special drink you can make right now. Memorize the ratio so you can make lemonade anytime, anywhere.

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Best Whiskey Sour Recipe (Family Favorite!) – A Couple Cooks

This easy whiskey sour recipe is perfectly balanced and so easy to make! Garnish with an orange peel and a cocktail cherry.

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Overrated Or Underrated? Eight Of The Biggest Names In Gin, Blind Tasted And Ranked

In our latest blind tasting and ranking, we attempt to determine whether gin's biggest names deserve their notoriety.

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16 Best Cocktail Books to Add to Your Bar Cart in 2022

From classic manuals to graphic guides, New York to Tokyo, 1917 to 2015, tropical to Latin America, these are the 16 best cocktail books to up your home craft.

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Italian Cream Soda Recipe

A recipe for Italian Cream Soda, chocolate style!

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Deep South Dish: Cherry Limeade

Cherry limeade, made with lemon-lime soda, cherry syrup, a splash of maraschino cherry juice, and fresh squeezed lime juice, is a refreshing and delicious summer drink.

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How to Make a 'Cold Toddy' Whiskey Iced Tea | Wine Enthusiast

While the hot toddy is a wintertime staple, this "iced toddy" combination of whiskey, tea and lemon will keep you refreshed all year long.

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Lemon Drop Martini (with Lemon Sugar Rim) | Kitchn

This classic cocktail is the perfect balance of sweet and sour. The recipe comes together easily with just a few ingredients and has an optional sugar rim if you want to dress it up a bit.

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14 Best Spring Cocktails Recipes - Easy Spring Drinks Ideas

From a spicy mezcal Michelada to a floral gin rickey, these easy spring cocktails are beginner-friendly but totally impressive. Get the recipes here.

Food & Drink | The Cocktail Hour

16 Whiskey Cocktail Recipes Every Home Bartender Should Know

It's perfectly fine to enjoy your whiskey neat or on the rocks, but a whiskey cocktail (or "whisky" depending on where you are in the world) is a particular delight. A classic Manhattan, Old-Fashioned, Whiskey Sour, Mint Julep, or Rob Roy certainly celebr

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The Oldest Liquor Store In America Is Found In Charleston, South Carolina

Visit the Tavern at Rainbow Row in Charleston, South Carolina, to set foot inside the oldest liquor store in America.

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24 Whiskey Cocktails to Make Again and Again | Food & Wine

These are some of our favorite whiskey cocktails for every time of the year, including a New York Sour, Old-Fashioned, Rye Sour, and more.

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Frozen Strawberry Pineapple Lemonade | Comfort Food Ideas | Drinks

Frozen Strawberry Pineapple Lemonade: Beat the heat with this refreshing Frozen Lemonade! It takes just minutes to make and is the perfect Summertime drink!

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Spicy Pineapple Margarita Recipe | MyRecipes

A little sweet, a touch of tang, and a bit of heat is the formula that makes this bright and refreshing pineapple margarita so incredibly good. Go ahead and bust out a batch of these tropical cocktails for your next at-home happy hour—you deserve it. 

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PUNCH | Wry Smile Cocktail Recipe

Abigail Gullo, Bar Manager of restaurant Compère Lapin in New Orleans, invokes a dry sense of humor with her Manhattan riff, the Wry Smile. Using rye whis

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Frozen Strawberry Pineapple Lemonade | Comfort Food Ideas | Drinks

Frozen Strawberry Pineapple Lemonade: Beat the heat with this refreshing Frozen Lemonade! It takes just minutes to make and is the perfect Summertime drink!

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How to Buy Wine at the Supermarket, According to Sommeliers | Wine Enthusiast

Buying wine at the grocery store is commonplace for many. As chains expand the quality of their offerings, six somms tell us their favorites.

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Pornstar Martini Cocktail Recipe | PUNCH

The evocatively named cocktail, created at the Townhouse in London in 2003 by Douglas Ankrah, is a Martini in name only, but has gone on to become a modern

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Tommy's Margarita - PUNCH

The Margarita-a blend of fresh lime juice, tequila and orange liqueur with an optional sweetener-is a potent, well-built entry in the cocktail canon. Plent

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Tequila Pineapple Punch Cocktail - Beyond Frosting

Cool off this summer with Tequila Pineapple Punch it's made with tequila, coconut rum, pineapple juice, a splash of lemon juice and a little seltzer to top it off. Finally!! The day I’ve been waiting for-

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10 Homemade Hot Chocolate Recipes That Will Keep You Warm All Winter | Food & Wine

Homemade hot chocolate is the best thing to drink when it’s just too cold to step outside. Here are a few hot chocolate recipes that will get you through the cold winter months, bonus points for making a boozy hot chocolate.

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Bourbon Slush Recipe

A recipe for Bourbon Slush, a fabulous drink for your next get together!

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Drunken Snowman Cocktail | i am baker

In a chocolate-rimmed mug, scoops of ice cream are covered with hot chocolate and Baileys to make this sweet Drunken Snowman.

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Smooth and Silky Mexican Hot Chocolate - House of Yumm

Homemade Mexican Hot Chocolate. This creamy hot chocolate is made with real chocolate, and flavored with a combination of cinnamon, vanilla, and a pinch of chili powder.

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RUDOLPH'S TIPSY PUNCH > Call Me PMc

Rudolph's Tipsy Punch is a festive holiday vodka drink. This Christmas cocktail recipe is great for parties, entertaining, & can be made kid-friendly.

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5 Eggnog Recipes to Drink (and Eat) | Food & Wine

Food and Wine's easy and delicious recipes for eggnog including cocktails and desserts.

Health & Fitness | Sleep

if you’re sensitive to alcohol, you’re probably sensitive to sleep deprivation too

By Julia Gottwald. It seems alcohol intoxication and sleep deprivation are more similar than we once thought.

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Your Montgomery Scott Scotch Awaits

News - Scotty is a-smiling, as Silver Screen Bottling Co. has just unveiled Montgomery Scott Scotch. Drink in details, ahead...

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Skinny Sipping: Best and Worst Drinks for Losing Weight in Pictures

See the best and worst drinks for weight loss. From coffee to cocktails, WebMD shows which beverages can help or hinder a healthy lifestyle.

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The Perfect Iced Coffee | The Pioneer Woman

Here’s my latest video! It’s Perfect Iced Coffee, I’ve made it for years, and it’s life-changing. This video was shot after you all gave me so much great advice for my recip…

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Coca-Cola (KO) has quietly removed sugar from some of its sodas—and no one seems to care — Quartz

In hindsight, the corporate fuss over sugar was misplaced. For years, consumers have been angling for food companies to use less sugar in their manufactured goods for health reasons. For their part, companies have tinkered with reworking their recipes, bu

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15 Pitcher-Perfect Cocktails For Breezy Bartending Duty

Cocktails taste better when they're enjoyed with good company, but rather than craft a bunch of different beverages (I mean, who really wants to be stuck with

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How to Drink Better Coffee Without Buying a Grinder

There are a couple of new options for coffee lovers who don't want to spend the money or time required to grind your own beans.

Food & Drink | The Cocktail Hour

10 cocktails every cocktail geek needs to know how to make

From Scotch to Mulled Wine, there is a tasty cocktail to suit every taste. Check out the ten essential cocktails you need to create!

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Watch Nick Offerman Silently Stare and Drink Whisky for 45 Minutes | Mental Floss

As a part of his ongoing collaboration with the global alcohol company Diageo, comedian and author Nick Offerman has appeared in several YouTube videos for a channel called "My Tales of Whisky Official." From shooting a music video, to reading poetry at The Oban Distillery in Scotland, Offerman uses his signature dry sense of humor and deadpan facial expression to promote the labels that Diageo imports.

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“If you love me, you’ll drink this”: 7 movie cocktails you shouldn’t try at home

1. Schnapps on white bread, Taxi Driver (1976)According to Hollywood legend, acclaimed film composer Bernard Herrmann wasn’t interested in scoring Taxi Driver. But Martin Scorsese did enough arm twisting to make Herrmann read the script, and when the ma

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30 years ago today Coca-Cola fixed a mistake that could have destroyed the company

The most iconic American soda company once pulled a stunt that infuriated masses and nearly drove...

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9 Things To Drink This Summer If You Hate Beer

If you’re anything like me, sitting by the pool with a drink in your hand is the perfect remedy to a hot summer day.

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Lemon-Gin Granita Recipe

This recipe is by Rosie Schaap. Tell us what you think of it at The New York Times - Dining - Food.

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Banana Muesli Smoothie Recipe

Years ago, before the term “super foods” was a part of our lexicon, I would always add a handful of chia seeds to my whole-grain bread dough I knew the seeds were high in protein (chia, like quinoa, has all of the essential amino acids), and in those

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Hollywood's Longest-Standing Bartender Has 86'd More Celebrities Than You

We spoke to the longest-standing bartender in Hollywood about his ethos on slinging dry martinis, 86ing movie stars, And DD’ing For Charles Bukowski.

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7 Classic Cocktails Every Sophisticated Girl Should Know

You walk into a bar, go up to the bartender, and...draw a blank. So many bottles, so many options, but what do you want?!? *Definitely* not that Malibu and pineapple juice you've been falling back on since 2001. No, you want these:

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Top 10 Non-Sports Bars & Restaurants to Watch Sports in Los Angeles | Discover Los Angeles

Bars and restaurants that weren't necessarily designed for watching sports can still be great places to catch a game. Discover 10 places to enjoy a game in the Los Angeles area.

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Crazy Coffee | The Pioneer Woman Cooks | Ree Drummond

A couple of weeks ago, I was working on my new cookbook. My friend Andy was helping me prep food and get things organized, an...

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The Best New Breweries in America - Best American Breweries 2014

2014 was one of the biggest years in American beer history. Breweries opened at a rate of 1.5 per day and over 4,500 licenses were issued. As of last June, over 3,000 breweries were operating in the US, which means we have the most options for top-quality American brews for the first time since...

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The Proof - THE AMAZING CHAMOMILE HOT TODDY

After the rush of the holidays and the go-go empowerment of new year’s resolutions, we’ve finally entered the winter doldrums. And that can mean only one thing: it’s hot toddy time.

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12 Midwest craft beers to drink on Thanksgiving

Not sure what craft beer to pair with turkey, mashed potatoes or pumpkin pie? We asked beverage directors and bartenders to help.

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Making your own cocktails on a plane -- How to mix your own drinks at 36,000 feet

By packing miniature bottles of alcohol and other ingredients, you could mix your own drinks on a plane.

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5 New Chicago Breweries You Need To Try Right Now!

Chicago is in the midst of a beer renaissance -- a beerenaissance, if you will (Editor's Note: You will.) -- here's how to be a…

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Chinatown guide: The best of the neighborhood

Find the best restaurants, bars, karaoke, shops and things to do with our guide to Chicago's Chinatown.

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ManMade Guide: Everything You Need to Know to Make Awesome Beer Cocktails

Our love for beer is sincere and it grows stronger every year (and so does our beer belly, but it's so worth it.) Like whiskey or quality tequila, it can...

Food & Drink | Chicago Food & Drink

The Ultimate Chicago Cocktail Crawl

Chicago-based bartender Charles Joly's recommendations for the best cocktail bars to visit in his city.

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Map: The Most Popular Cocktail In Every State

What's the most popular cocktail in your state? This map has the answer.

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Chicago 4 a.m. Bar Guide: Full List, Map of Chicago's Late-Night Spots

Here's a list of dozens of bars across the city that serve up drinks after the last call at most others.

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Chicago: Tiki City?

Hala Kahiki in River Grove has been open since 1963 and is a mecca for devotees of tiki culture.

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10 Best Bottles of Bourbon in the World

These are 10 of the best bottles of bourbon in the world as determined by the International Wine & Spirit Competition for the best bourbon category.

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Five Ultimate Summer Iced Tea Recipes!

Celebrate summer’s ultimate thirst-quencher with these healthy mixers

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This is the Easiest, Tastiest Summer Drink Ever

After a night on the line, most chefs have a go-to drink, from cheap beer to a house bartender’s expert cocktail. Here, star chefs reveal their favorite drinks.
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The 10 Most Storied Bars in America!

Every bar has stories, but by virtue of age, ownership, or just plain oddness, some have way more than others. We rounded up 10 that really fit that bill, thanks to playing host to everything from Teddy Roosevelt’s recruitment of the Rough Riders, to George Steinbrenner’s recruitment of Billy Martin, to the recruitment of… an assassin?

Food & Drink | The Cocktail Hour

8 cocktails that changed the world… of cocktails

When you're sitting in a bar, drinking a Negroni or a Martini or some Midori mixed with grenadine and Jolt cola, you likely don't think about what got that drink in your hand in the first place, do you? DO YOU?!?! Well, luckily we do, which is why we asked our longtime contributor/master mixologist Nick Bennett to look back at the eight drinks that have most impacted the world of cocktails (for better or worse) over the past 200 years:

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How to Make a Tom Collins Cocktail

The best thing to drink when the weather turns warm, and how to make it at home.

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How To Make The Best—And Most Booze-Like—Mocktail

Think mocktails are just for the under 21 crowd? Think again. Sometimes, booze just isn’t an option. But that restriction doesn’t mean you should stick to a plain juice. Though these drinks might not taste exactly like alcohol, many of them still have complex, enjoyable flavor profiles.