A history of the Cobbler and a recipe for La Coquette with Lillet Rose + Aperol.
Fredo improves the Japanese Cocktail using Yamazaki 12 year and homemade orgeat syrup.
Originally with creme de menthe + Cognac, the Stinger has evolved into a drink w/ Fernet + Bourbon.
THE PDT Project: PDT updates the Black Jack cocktail w/ Cognac, demerara syrup and a housemade coffee concentrate
PDT Project: The Blackbeard is gin, aquavit, pineapple + blackberries. The perfect wintertime drink in LA
PDT Project: The Bizet is an ode to Carmen creator Georges Bizet, calling for rose, Luxardo, Ciociaro Amaro + Moet
PDT Project: The Bijou is a multi-faceted jewel, made of gin, sweet vermouth + Chartreuse. A cozy cocktail for the cold.
We asked a bartender in Japan: Why don't Japanese bartenders use bitters? Here's the answer.
PDT Project: The Betula is another autumn-perfect cocktail made of birch-infused rye, rum + lemon
The PDT Project: The Berloni is a twist on the Negroni, with Cynar + dry vermouth. Hooray for bitters!
PDT Project: The Benton's Old Fashioned is one of PDT's signature cocktails, with Four Roses bourbon infused with bacon fat
PDT PROJECT: The Bee's Sip is a romantic potion of chamomile-infused pisco, junmai sake + honey liqueur.
PDT Project: Beer + a Smoke is part mezcal, part cerveza, lil hot sauce
PDT Project: It's Tiki Time! Say goodbye to summer with the Beachbum cocktail.
PDT Project: The Aviation was created by Hugo Ensslin in 1916 pairing gin with lemon, Maraschino and creme de violette
PDT Project: The Astoria Bianco is a harmony of gin + dry vermouth.
A special report from Japan on Kinpou sake, a brewery from Fukushima.
Named for the eagle warriors of the Aztec army, the Aguila Azteca is a tequila twist on the Aviation. (#9 of the PDT Project).
Everything you ever wanted to know about absinthe -- most importantly how to drink it!
The 100 Year Punch is made with bourbon + Bek Se Ju, Korean wine.
Just in time for Derby Day, a refreshing alternative to the mint julep.
The Westies were the notorious gangsters of Hell's Kitchen thru the 80s. Here's the cocktail.
The history and recipe of the Boulevardier--the bourbon negroni.
The Rum Vieux Carré: a tropical twist to the classic cocktail.
Warm up this holiday season with a glass of glögg, the spiced mulled wine of Denmark.
Dust off that bottle of Drambuie and make yourself an improved Rusty Nail.
The Harvest Moon Buck iis a cocktail with Becherovka, the quintessential Czech liqueur.
The classic Martinez is made with sweet vermouth, gin and Maraschino liqueur.
Vermouth 101: The history, plus an updated cocktail recipe from the bartender of Brooklyn's Maison Premiere.
A lesson in shochu distilled from barley. Whisky lovers, this one's for you.
The Lambs Club cocktail predates to 1915, named for its namesake private theatrical club in New York, whose members included Fred Astaire and W.C. Fields.
Created by the barmen of NYC's Little Branch, The American Trilogy cocktail is an homage to the great spirits of the US.
We visit 1105 in Copenhagen, a posh bar serving the city's most innovative cocktails.
Introducing the Oolong Hai aka Shochu Iced Tea.
We celebrate March with the Lion's Tail, a warming cocktail of bourbon and allspice dram.
An ode to the great imbiber Charles Baker, and the Remember the Maine cocktail. A cozy Manhattan for the holiday season.
USUHARI DAIGINJO CUP - Inspired by the design of light bulbs, this paper-thin glass cup from Japan is as light as air, and comes with a special gift box.
Umamimart Shop Now Open! Importing high-quality bar and tableware from Japan, for all your imbibing pleaures. Please enjoy.
Sitting down with Louis Smeby, founder of A.B. Smeby Bittering Co., for a tasting of his organic, seasonally derived bitters.
Celebrating the world of Italian Amaros, and shaking a drink with two!
Savoy Cocktail Book Night at The Alembic in San Francisco. A very special evening that happens once a month!
Can't wait three months for a liqueur to peak? Try biwa-shu, a Japanese liqueur, made with loquats.
Homemade Japanese plum liqueur: start now, ready in October.
You can finally get a fancy cocktail in Brooklyn's Red Hook neighborhood thanks to Botanica, a swank new bar with a Gatsby-esque vibe.
Infuse your own vodka: this one with chili peppers for heat-filled cocktails inspired by the Olympic Games.
Wine tasting at the famous Ridge Winery, set deep into the hillside in Cupertino, CA.