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What's the Origin of the Word 'Cocktail'? 01:00
Explainers

What's the Origin of the Word 'Cocktail'?

No, it doesn't have anything to do with a rooster—but it does have something to do with a horse. Type...

What Is the Difference Between a Daiquiri and a Piña Colada?
What's the Difference

What Is the Difference Between a Daiquiri and a Piña Colada?

The world of tropical drinks is blessedly vast, so What is the difference between a daiquiri and a...

Drink Outside of the Sangria Pitcher: 11 Grand Marnier Cocktail Recipes
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Drink Outside of the Sangria Pitcher: 11 Grand Marnier Cocktail Recipes

As if Bastille Day weren’t enough to celebrate on July 14th, it’s also National Grand Marnier Day...

9 Summery Spins on the Mojito That Make It Even More Refreshing
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9 Summery Spins on the Mojito That Make It Even More Refreshing

A traditional Cuban drink, a classic mojito is white rum, sugar, lime juice, sparkling water, and...

A Midsummer Night’s Spritz: High-Spirited, Low-ABV Summer Sparklers 01:04
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A Midsummer Night’s Spritz: High-Spirited, Low-ABV Summer Sparklers

After the New York Times notoriously published an article in May lambasting the Aperol Spritz, basically...

The (Hotly Debated) History Behind the Mojito
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The (Hotly Debated) History Behind the Mojito

The mojito, the refreshing and minty drink from Cuba that mentally transports you to a tropical location...

10 Ways to Make Your Summer Cocktails Skinnier 02:45
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10 Ways to Make Your Summer Cocktails Skinnier

Summer is the season for cocktails—margaritas, mojitos, a Moscow mule (or three). But your favorite...

Red, White, and Blue Pop Rocks Recipes to Celebrate 4th of July with a Bang
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Red, White, and Blue Pop Rocks Recipes to Celebrate 4th of July with a Bang

Aside from grilled foods and refreshing summer cocktails (because #obviously), fireworks are inarguably...

Cocktails for a Crowd: How to Make the Best Batch Drinks
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Cocktails for a Crowd: How to Make the Best Batch Drinks

Batch drinks are perfect for parties, but also have some inherent problems—here's how to avoid them...

Videos on Cocktails

Cocktails Recipes

24K Gimlet 3 Saves

24K Gimlet

This Bombay Sapphire gimlet gets a refreshing twist from muddled cucumber, which lends a smooth clean...

The Great Pumpkin 3 Saves

The Great Pumpkin

The Great Pumpkin from The Rose Club's cocktail menu is a delicious blend of pumpkin puree, cinnamon...

French 75 148 Saves

French 75

A classic French 75 cocktail recipe, combining brandy, sparkling wine, and citrus flavors.

Frisco Cocktail 34 Saves

Frisco Cocktail

A classic Frisco cocktail, with rye whiskey and Bénédictine liqueur.

Brown Derby Cocktail 28 Saves

Brown Derby Cocktail

A classic Brown Derby cocktail recipe, with bourbon, lime, sweet vermouth, and Grand Marnier.

Big Spender Cocktail 36 Saves

Big Spender Cocktail

Dale DeGroff's ode to tequila, made with añejo, blood orange juice, Clément Créole Shrubb liqueur...

Affinity Cocktail 18 Saves

Affinity Cocktail

A classic Affinity cocktail recipe. You will need Scotch whisky, dry vermouth, sweet vermouth, and...

The Academy Sparkler 46 Saves

The Academy Sparkler

An elegant Academy Awards cocktail recipe, with sparkling wine, Pernod, orange, and spices.