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Learn about rum, whiskey, vodka, liqueurs and many other cocktail ingredients. Don't forget the mixers and bitters to round out your drink. Use liquor reviews to find the perfect ingredients for your favorite cocktails.

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Drink Recipes

Discover drink recipes that run the gamut from classic to elegant to obscure. Find cocktails, sours, morning drinks, shots and more. These recipes stress authenticity and balance so you can make a delicious drink every time.

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This is a pretty good drink.  But it is even better if you make it as Joseph de Roffignac drank it when he was mayor of New Orleans from 1820 to 1828.  To be authentic, you need to make a raspberry shrub and use it instead of raspberry syrup.  Then the drink goes something like this:2 oz raspberry shrub1 1/2 oz Cognac1/2 oz simple syrupSoda water to topShake the first three ingredients with ice. ...8/18/2018


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If you have all the ingredients for this one, I congratulate you on your bar.  From Stephen Cole of The Violet Hour in Chicago.  Named for a poet who got shot in the left hand by his ...8/18/2018


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A great drink with a great name, this one comes from The Gentleman's Companion.  You can make a dryer version with Kirsch like this:2 oz rye1 oz sweet vermouth1/4 oz Kirsch1 dash ...8/18/2018


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This is a bit of an odd duck from The Old Waldorf-Astoria Bar Book.  You may be tempted to use ice, but try it once without.  I found the Rees to be quite enjoyable at room temp.  If you must, chill the cocktail glass but use no ice in the mixing glass.  Be sure to tilt the mixing glass to get all the absinthe rinse out.  Also, an aged Old Tom such as Ransom works well ...8/18/2018


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Named for the Queen's Park hotel in Trinidad where the drink was invented in the ...8/18/2018


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I like tawny port in this drink, perhaps a 10 ...8/18/2018


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Invented in San Francisco during the Gold ...8/18/2018


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You read that correctly--a full 1 ounce of bitters.  This comes from Portland bartender Neil Kopplin and is an example of how bitters can be used to good effect in larger ...8/18/2018