Try this spirit-free springtime mocktail from New York City’s rooftop lounge, The Skylark
With warm weather on its way, get ready for your Instagram feed to be full of rooftop hangs and colorful cocktails. But what the Instagram pics won't capture are the calories and hangovers that follow these spirited celebrations. To get the content without the consequences, why not try out “mocktails” ... More
Get ready to Instagram this retro-inspired cocktail served up at The Woodstock in NYC
Adorned with authentic Salvador Dali artwork, vintage photos of President Kennedy, lava lamps and other nostalgic relics, The Woodstock is a '60s-inspired sanctuary tucked away in the heart of New York City’s Meatpacking District. Dreamed up by James Morrissey, the man behind The VNYL and The ... More
Embrace the season with this sweet and simple cocktail from AKA Central Park
Spring is getting its act together, starting at the exclusive a.lounge at the luxe AKA Central Park hotel in New York City. Just as the season itself comes with a rediscovered optimistic attitude, the lounge’s Spring in the Park cocktail offers an instant mood-enhancing pink hue and ... More
An opulent take on the classic tuxedo cocktail will transport you to a different era
Located on the 26th floor of New York City's Beekman Tower, Ophelia is an enchanting cocktail lounge that is sure to cast a spell on you. Taking a cue from its namesake, the suggestive and shape-shifting heroine from Hamlet, Ophelia blends breathtaking panoramic views of modern-day New York City with the nostalgic details ... More
Available at the NoMad Los Angeles, this drink is straight out of a short film starring Zoe Saldana
Served on the debut menu of the new NoMad Hotel Los Angeles, the Jitney Negroni combines Campari, Sombra mezcal, coffee-infused Cinzano extra dry vermouth, Cinzano bianco vermouth and two dashes of absinthe. Created by Leo Robitschek—the master mixologist behind Eleven Madison Park and NoMad New York—the cocktail ... More
This week’s Drink DuJour comes from the newly opened, buzzy Hell’s Kitchen restaurant The Harrow, from restaurateurs Peter J. Rabasco and Bobby Khorrami. Named after an agricultural tool used to cultivate the surface of the soil, the restaurant embodies a passion for seasonal, sustainably grown food, with ... More
Named for the Greta Gerwig-directed film up for five Oscar nominations
Looking for the perfect cocktail to pair with your viewing of the 90th Annual Academy Awards this weekend? Look no further than this creation from The VYNL: the Lady Bird, named for the Greta Gerwig-directed film that is up for five awards at Sunday’s ceremony.
For those in ... More
This week’s Drink DuJour, the Secret Garden, provides a sneak peek of summer with its blend of tropical flavors. Strawberry and guava puree, pineapple juice, sake and white rum combine for a fruity, Vitamin C-boosting refresher.
Available at Miami’s Komodo, the drink pairs well with the three-story restaurant and lounge’s ... More
Bulleit bourbon, basil and blackberries mix together in this refreshing libation
This week’s Drink DuJour comes from Terra Mare in Fort Lauderdale, an oceanfront eatery that brings the sea indoors with panoramic views of the shoreline. The restaurant works with local butchers and farmers, highlighting locally sourced ingredients on its varied menu. Executive Chef Johan Svensson crafted dishes intended to ... More
Turn up the heat this Valentine’s Day with the Flame of Love cocktail—created in 1970 for Dean Martin, the drink literally ignites sparks.
To prepare the drink, large orange peels are flamed over the empty glass, coating the inside with a film of toasted orange flavor. The oils in the zest ... More