Vodka and gin are both grain-based spirits with a rich tradition of European distilling. Vodka is often associated with Russia; famous premium brands such as Stolichnaya, Russian Standard and Smirnoff were founded there. The Russians trace their vodka production all the way back to the late 9th century. Gin on the other hand is a relative newcomer.
Orange cocktails are juicy, refreshing and a fun way to get part of your daily dose of vitamin C! Whether you like yours spiked with tequila, Campari or whiskey, stay hydrated all summer long with drinks that are as tasty as they are thirst-quenching.
Getting that daily dose of fruits and vegetables just got a whole lot easier this summer. Why choose between crunching on carrots or downing a cool daiquiri? You can have your berries and drink them, too! Across the country fruity drinks and veggie cocktails favorites are being shaken and stirred, with ingredients like coconut, celery, strawberries and more making star appearances right there in your glass.
Sunnier days are upon us, which means you’ll be needing lots of refreshing drinks to stay healthy and hydrated. One of the world’s favorite fruits — pineapple — is an excellent source of vitamin C and just so happens to be a great beverage addition, too! If that’s not reason enough to incorporate more of the tropical delight into your drinking regimen, here are 5 more.
With the weather finally heating up, we’re going crazy for everything coconut! From the super-hydrating water to the luscious meat inside, coconuts are chock-full of refreshing flavor — and lots of restaurants are taking note. Check out a few of our favorite coconut-driven cocktails being shaken up at some ultra-cool NYC spots.
Who doesn’t want to get their hands on the perfect margarita? Whether it’s poolside with pals, paired with a Mexican meal or late night in a bar, there’s never a bad reason to reach for the citrusy cocktail. But where did the classic drink originate, and what are the best ways to enjoy it? Read on for everything you ever wanted to know about this legendary beverage.
Looking to shake things up the next time you’re eating out? Flip over to the cocktail menu for a handcrafted drink that’ll add an exciting twist to your meal. Whether it’s a splash of something smoky, a fruity concoction or a savory blend straight up or on the rocks, San Francisco is home to a cocktail fix for every taste. Here are 11 inspired beverages to experience in the City by the Bay:
Ever wondered what the difference is between whiskey vs bourbon? How about scotch vs rye? If you think they’re all the same, think again. Whiskeys come in many forms, and we’re here to help you distinguish between the three main types (bourbon, scotch and rye) plus show you a few cocktails to remember them by!
Celebration season is in full swing! While all those festive office parties and house fêtes promise to be tons of fun, we figured it couldn’t hurt to keep a shortlist of where to go (and what to drink) when you’re looking to ring in the holidays at a great restaurant. Time to raise a glass — these drinks are sure to keep you in good spirits!
Fall’s our favorite time for cozy hats, cuddly mittens and chunky sweaters. While those are great for keeping you toasty on the outside, we also love sipping on autumnal drinks to warm us from the inside. Here are our picks for the season’s best fall cocktails to keep you happily hydrated all season long.