Ingredient: sugar

Whiskey Cobbler

We’re big fans of Cobblers generally. Take a delicious whiskey like the Hudson Baby Bourbon,…

A super simple — and delicious — DIY grenadine recipe

It’s sweet, it’s tart, and it gives a great pink hue to cocktails. We’ve opted for organic pomegranate juice that doesn’t come from concentrate, but if you can find enough fresh pomegranates and have the time to juice them yourself (but let’s face it, who does?), this can give you the best results.

Gin Smash recipe

This is a simple Smash recipe — it’s sugar, mint, and gin, not dissimilar to a…

Mint Julep.

The Mint Julep

The traditional serving of the Mint Julep in the Deep South was as much about the ceremony as it was the drink itself. It was served to family and guests on a hot summer afternoons with the greatest fanfare and flourish to show respect for those receiving it. The recipe varied from home to home.

The Whiskey Daisy Cocktail.

Whiskey Daisy Cocktail

The Daisy cocktail is a much maligned and misunderstood drink classification. Is it a Sour? Isn’t it a Fix? Perhaps it’s a Collins of sorts or a Fizz? Whatever the case may be, a Daisy can be made of gin, brandy, rum or whiskey, generally with lemon juice, a sweetening agent and a touch of fizz.

The French 75.

The French 75

There are few Champagne cocktails that have enjoyed the success that this little number has; a gin infused libation named after the French 75-mm field gun.