Cocktail of the Month: Sacher Cuveé Gold

November 20, 2019

In Poland, bison grass vodka is most commonly served with apple juice in a cocktail called the Tatanka. If the name of this drink rings a bell, you can thank Kevin Costner.

Cocktail of the Month: The Boulevardier

October 24, 2019

In Poland, bison grass vodka is most commonly served with apple juice in a cocktail called the Tatanka. If the name of this drink rings a bell, you can thank Kevin Costner.

Cocktail of the Month: The Tatanka

September 26, 2019

In Poland, bison grass vodka is most commonly served with apple juice in a cocktail called the Tatanka. If the name of this drink rings a bell, you can thank Kevin Costner.

Cocktail of the Month: The Aperol Spritz

August 8, 2019

Not since the days of “Sex and the City” and the “cosmo” has there been a must-have cocktail for outings with your BFFs.

Cocktail of the Month: The Loki

July 25, 2019

A cocktail called the Loki, described as “Slovakian borovička in harmony with Slovakian Bentianna, local sheep cheese and orange,” caught our columnist’s eye in Bratislava.

Cocktail of the Month: Papa Doble Daiquiri

June 20, 2019

With Father’s Day still fresh in our minds, here’s a refreshing suggestion: Why not toast your pop with an Ernest Hemingway Daiquiri, also known as the Papa Doble?

Taiwanese Tea Cocktail

December 7, 2018

When moving to a new city, it can be challenging to find new places to eat, drink and play. I found Taipei more trying than other locales, though, due to the city’s love affair with hidden speakeasy bars. For example, in the buzzy Ximending neighborhood, a local had told us about a hip watering hole […]

Cocktail of the Month: The Sidecar

November 8, 2018

Today, perhaps the most popular cocktail with WWI origins is the sidecar. This pre-Prohibition cocktail is forged from Cognac (or brandy), orange liqueur (or triple sec) and lemon juice. Its moniker refers to the motorcycle attachment used for transporting passengers. The exact place of invention is unclear,  with stories ranging from  Paris  to  London.  In […]

Cocktail of the Month: The Brandy Alexander

October 10, 2018

In the classic Beatles song “When I’m Sixty-Four,” the Fab Four muse about “Birthday greetings, bottle of wine.” Was wine of one of their favorite potables? Indeed, there is musical evidence to suggest they enjoyed vino. According to Quora.com, the buzzing sound at the end of “Long Long Long” is a bottle of red wine […]

Cocktail of the Month: Sunderbans Honeybee

August 8, 2018

The late afternoon sun hangs lazily in the sky as I watch the water gently lap past me from the porch of my bamboo bungalow. I’m kicking back in the remote Sundarbans, the largest mangrove forest in the world, where I’ve come on a tigerspotting expedition. As I prop my feet up, I hear unaccompanied […]