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Twisting classics to new drinks for the MxMo, here is a Bitter Vanilla over at A Mountain of Crushed Ice.
Mastic liqueur: one of the many products made from gum mastic resin, a unique Greek spice produced only on the island of Chios.
Bevlog unearths condiment-themed vodkas, including this horseradish vodka to liven up a Bloody Mary.
Hand-Muddled Margarita with Chili-Salt Rim
Tiare from A Mountain of Crushed Ice uses a grilled blood orange slice for garnish in her Bridgetown Sunset, a part of the Mount Gay TDN.
Erik Ellestad, from the Underhill Lounge, examines the motivations for his quest to make all the drinks in the Savoy Cocktail Book.
A longtime fan of the Earl Grey MarTEAni at NYC's Pegu Club, Nora M. from The Kitchn finally tries mixing up a batch at home.
The Manmosa is a simple mix of Blue Moon, OJ and a special shot of mandarin vodka. It helps you grow chest hair. Not really...but it's real good.
The Pegu Blog completes the series of the Four Gospels of the Cocktail with the Gospel of Brandy, The Sidecar.
How to Make Your Own Orgeat Syrup
A-Pocky-alypse, the rye cocktail made with men's Pocky, by Sam Treadway at Drink in Boston.
My latest mixological venture, homemade elderberry liqueur. Now the two-month-long wait begins...
Peep straws on Alcademics.com.
A wine and spice tasting
One more Dales DeGroff cocktail on Science of Drink Blog. 209 East Cocktail - strawberry margarita with strange name.
The Pegu Blog continues examining the Four Gospels of the Cocktail with the Martini, the Gospel of Gin.
There's a new study out about white v. red wine and tooth staining - turns out conventional wisdom on the subject was wrong.
Paystyle mixes the Royal Clover Club and other great variations of the forgotten classic.
Tiare investigates Swack at the Mountain of Crushed ice.
To celebrate spring, Marshall is giving away homemade bitters and a bottle of Templeton Rye for the best spring-inspired rye cocktail.
John Myers takes a humorous look at cocktails perfect for the Easter and Income Tax season.
CocktailVirgin resurrects Jerry Thomas' 1862 recipe for the Cold Ruby Punch -- a tasty drink based on Batavia Arrack, port wine, and green tea.
But it goes beyond taste. Nordaq Fresh is water with a conscious.
Two at the Most reviews Mount Gay Extra Old and sips a Milanese Sailor while preparing for TDN.
A new kind of bar where you never have to wait to be served. Serve yourself at MiNiBAR.
Colored Easter Egg Ice just in time for the holiday.
RumDood encourages everyone who loves rum and good cocktails to join the fun this Thursday for TDN: Mount Gay Extra Old
This rye whisky is called "Government Warning" but the contents are no joke
Negroni cocktails between Wisconsin Film Festival screenings at Osteria Papavero, Madison, WI.
Petrossian puts the vodka in pearls of chocolate
Guest blogger on Martini-Talk.com describes her recent visit to the 175-year-old Combier Distillery in France's historic Loire Valley.
Chris explores the Fix and Bramble with a little help from Inocente Tequila...
The Pegu Blog works through the Four Gospels of the Cocktail. This time round: The Gospel of Whiskey, the Manhattan
The second part of the interview of Havana Club's Master Blender at Refined Vices. This time concentrating on Don Josés views on his competition: Bacardi.
a margarita makeover with the Prado Cocktail
TDN Metaxa cocktail Attica Star and a few others are mixed over at A Mountain of Crushed Ice.
A cocktail with bitters is a better cocktail.
Four sweet tea flavored vodkas have launched in the past year. Now that's a quick moving trend!
The Kitchn samples some stellar Saffron- and Tarragon-infused vodkas and scores a few DIY tips from Sub Rosa Spirits founder, Mike Sherwood.
Fallen Apple - I dare you to not fall in love with this drink.
SpiritMeAway checks out the imbibing situation at the new Yankee Stadium
Doug explores the majesty of the Blentec blender he got for his birthday.
What happens when you mix Girl Scout cookies and bourbon? Why, a Thin Mint Julep, of course.
Exploring of some recipe of Pick-Me-Up Cocktail with champagne.
Cocktail Culture wraps up last week's live TDN event at Vessel in Seattle.