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Manhattan Cocktail

A Guide to Making Your Ultimate Manhattan

Tom Macy | Posted 01.18.2015 | Taste
Tom Macy

The reasons for the Manhattan's greatness are many. It's delicious, beautiful, over 150 years old and like the best classic cocktails is a drink anyone can make. Sure, there many classic cocktails that fit that criteria but something about the Manhattan elevates it above the pack.

Bringing Back the Manhattan

Denise Vivaldo | Posted 12.01.2014 | San Francisco
Denise Vivaldo

What girl wouldn't want the glossy red, sweet cherry that floated on top?

How to Properly Drink Bourbon

Ali Rosen | Posted 11.13.2014 | Taste
Ali Rosen

You might think that you are a bourbon connoisseur - but do you really know everything you need to know about the beloved beverage?

What Does The End Of 'Mad Men' Mean To Cocktail Culture?

Jose Martinez | Posted 07.07.2014 | Taste
Jose Martinez

It's interesting to look back and see just how much this show has influenced the landscape of cocktail culture.

Waiting for Godot No More

Jose Martinez | Posted 06.06.2014 | Los Angeles
Jose Martinez

Every ship needs its captain, every plane its pilot and every outstanding cocktail program an inspired craftsman leading the way. I say "craftsman" bu...

(End of) Summertime Booze

Tony Sachs | Posted 10.22.2013 | Taste
Tony Sachs

8 new spirits to ring out summer and ring in fall.

Tired of Tequila? Try These Delicious New Spirits For Cinco De Mayo Instead

Tony Sachs | Posted 07.01.2013 | Taste
Tony Sachs

Want something other than tequila this Cinco de Mayo? Try a new whisky, rum, vodka, even cachaça. ¡Saludos, amigos!

How To Make A Pitcher Of Manhattans

Food52 | Posted 02.22.2013 | Taste
Food52

The classic Manhattan has to be one of the most satisfying of all cocktails. It's like a liquid layer cake -- each ingredient is immensely flavorful and satisfying.

Celebrate Fall's Arrival With A Cocktail

Posted 09.19.2012 | Taste

Although we never like to say goodbye to summer, we are starting to get pretty excited about fall -- fall cocktails, we mean. There are a lot of thing...

Cool Signature Cocktails For Any Event

BRIDES | Posted 11.14.2012 | Taste
BRIDES

Want to save money on your party without skimping on style? Serve a couple signature cocktails instead of stocking a full bar. They look gorgeous -- and it's another amazing way to infuse your party with thematic details.

Set 'Em Up Somewhere Else, Joe: Why I'm Through With P.J. Clarke's

Tony Sachs | Posted 09.02.2012 | New York
Tony Sachs

I was ten years old, during the height of the disco era, when my father first took me to the nondescript two-story building on 55th and 3rd for burger...

Easy DIY Bottled Cocktails

Imbibe | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Imbibe

You might think it's a tad too complicated for a DIY drinker to undertake at home, with a few simple bar and homebrew gadgets, it's surprisingly easy to bottle your own cocktails.

Drink Like A Man: 5 Cocktails Every Guy Should Know

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 04.15.2012 | Black Voices

Don't go looking for mixologist Karl Franz Williams' spirited creations at 67 Orange Street in Manhattan. Besides the fact that Orange St. is now call...

How To Cocktail Video: The Manhattan

Liquor.com | Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste
Liquor.com

Like the city it's named for, this classic cocktail is the epitome of urbane sophistication. But that doesn't mean it's difficult to make.

The Best Spirits Of 2011

Tony Sachs | Posted 03.05.2012 | Home
Tony Sachs

When I first started thinking about writing this year-end wrap-up, I thought that 2011 was a pretty blah year for new spirits.

A New, Delicious Era For Bottled Cocktails

Tony Sachs | Posted 09.21.2011 | Home
Tony Sachs

Unless you've been living under a rock for the last year -- or simply aren't a cocktail geek -- you know that the hottest trend to hit the mixology scene is barrel-aged cocktails.

Dreams Of My Father...And His Liquor Cabinet: 10 Old-School Spirits Revisited

Tony Sachs | Posted 08.16.2011 | Home
Tony Sachs

As I prepare to celebrate my first Father's Day as a father, I've been reminiscing about my own father as he was when I was growing up, before my pare...

Cocktail City: The Manhattan Cocktail Classic Is Already An NYC Tradition

Tony Sachs | Posted 07.20.2011 | Home
Tony Sachs

It's hard to figure out why someone didn't come up with such a great way to celebrate such a cocktail-mad city long ago.

What's News In Booze: 5 New Spirits

Tony Sachs | Posted 07.13.2011 | Home
Tony Sachs

If you like to drink, you couldn't be living in a better time. Everything from a barrel-aged Negroni to a peanut butter-and-jelly sandwich in cocktai...

How To Properly Stir Cocktails

Tracy Howard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tracy Howard

Ever wondered what all of those fancy barspoons are all about? Curious about which cocktails get stirred and whether you're strirring your drinks corr...

Bittersgate: Angostura Bitters Spokespersons Declare Supply Problems OVER On "Rachel Maddow Show," Plus Eight Essential Cocktail Recipes With Bitters (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Bittersgate: Angostura Bitters Spokespersons Declare End Of Shortage On "Maddow" Angostura Bitters Spokespersons Declare Shortage apparently over, sort of On Rachel Maddow Show

Ten For '10: The Best New Spirits Of The Year

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tony Sachs

For spirits, the last year has been a dilly, a doozy, a real humdinger. In other words, spectacular. A ridiculously gushing torrent of new bottlings has hit the shelves of liquor stores and bars worldwide.

When the Leaves Turn Brown, So Does the Booze: Three New Whiskeys for Autumn

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tony Sachs

This year, in addition to all the old favorites that have gotten us through many a previous autumn chill, there are three new whiskeys on the market that will cast a warm glow on your taste buds.

The Spirit Of America: Rye Whiskeys For The Fourth Of July, And Every Other Day

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Tony Sachs

With July 4th at hand, it's time to pay tribute to those uniquely American inventions that have made this country great. Baseball. Jazz. Blue jeans...

A Bourbon Picking Guide For Derby Day, And Every Day

Tony Sachs | Posted 07.04.2012 | Home
Tony Sachs

I don't know much about horses or funny hats, but my liver and I do know a thing or two about bourbon. For those who don't know or who never thought to ask, here's a quick primer.