Our favorite places to sleep, eat and—most importantly—drink in Sonoma, Napa and Carmel Valley
There’s really no such thing as a bad time of year to explore California’s wine country, but we’ll let you in on a little secret: the best time to go is during harvest. From mid-August to October, the region is ripe with activity, and so too are the vines as their gorgeous grape clusters ... More
Reminisce with this colorful cocktail inspired by the 1920s
This summer’s Jazz Age Lawn Party had no shortage of flappers, food and Flora—Sangria Flora, that is. The cocktail mirrors the light, refreshing vibes of the roaring twenties-inspired soireé.
“Just before Prohibition was enacted, cocktails had become increasingly popular,” says Eater Miami’s 2012 Bartender of the Year Hillary Choo. “Bartenders were ... More
Classic tropical flavors blend together to create this refreshing, fruity beverage
The Half Moon, a RockResort in Rose Hall, Jamaica which has played host to such celebrity clientele as the Kennedys, Audrey Hepburn and Prince Harry, just turned 60. And what better way celebrate than with a retro-chic cocktail? In honor of their anniversary, the Half Moon has decided to bring ... More
Five loyal locals offer up their picks for the best sunsets, eats and cocktails on the tip of the East End
Montauk has long been regarded as a casual beach town with a decidedly bohemian vibe—and it still is—but the easternmost point of Long Island is also flush with an impressive culinary scene, chic waterfront bars and more. We asked five loyal Montauk lovers to share their local recommendations. Here’s what ... More
This fruity cocktail should be a staple in your summer drink repertoire
In honor of National Daiquiri Day (yes, that’s a thing) this Saturday, we’re whipping out a new, innovative recipe for the classic summer cocktail. But before grabbing your glass, let’s talk about rum.
A tried-and-true Daiquiri starts with white rum—the more pure and distilled the variety, the better your cocktail will ... More
Cool down with these five delicious seasonal cocktails
The polar vortex has said its final goodbyes and warm weather is here to stay. That means short sleeves, open windows, weekends away and—maybe most importantly—summertime cocktails like the Billy Elliot at Philadelphia’s 1 Tippling Place. “The drink is light, floral and fruity, making it perfect for hot ... More
Try a refreshing twist on the classic vodka cranberry
Disaronno, the “originale” fruity spirit, is making its mark this season with over 100 aperitifs, cocktails and drinks that specifically satisfy summer thirsts. But if you were asked to name a top pick? Its Summertime beverage is a clear winner. Disaronno describes their mix simply as “summer in a glass,” ... More
This Brazilian cocktail is popular at the World Cup—and here’s how to make it at home
After training with famous bar consultant Nick Strangeway at London’s Hawksmoor restaurant and bar, mixologist Noel Medeiros decided to return to his roots and move back to Brazil to create the ultimate World Cup cocktail—the All Star Passion.
Brazilians will immediately recognize the Caipirinha, a traditional cocktail of the country, and the ... More
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Aveda Pomelo Lip Shine
It’s my tradition: I switch from lipstick to lip gloss as spring turns to summer. For years I've sworn by Aveda's Lip ... More