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Spirits & Cocktails

In the Shaker: What makes a drink 'a twist on a classic'?

When does a cocktail qualify as a riff on a classic? Jared Brown and Anistatia Miller sift through serves to find some answers.

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In the shaker: Citrus cocktails in bloom for spring

With spring just around the corner, a bartender’s attention starts to turn to the fresh flavours of citrus.

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Meet me in Manhattan: Test driving rye whiskeys in a classic cocktail

With more rye whiskey on the market than ever – and not just from across the Pond – the Manhattan is up for review.

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Sidecars and Sazeracs: Putting cognac to the test

Cognac has been around since the dawn of cocktails, yet it rarely receives the attention it deserves.

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Gim, set and match: The Gimlet makes a comeback

Easy to make, easy to tweak and made with everyone’s favourite spirit, it’s no wonder that the Gimlet is seeing a revival.

Spirits & Cocktails

Sidecars and Sazeracs: Putting cognac to the test

Cognac has been around since the dawn of cocktails, yet it rarely receives the attention it deserves.

Spirits & Cocktails

Gim, set and match: The Gimlet makes a comeback

Easy to make, easy to tweak and made with everyone’s favourite spirit, it’s no wonder that the Gimlet is seeing a revival.