No. 22: November/December 2009

FEATURES

Holiday Gift Guide

50 gift ideas that will get you through the holiday season (without breaking the bank).
BONUS: 2009 Online Gift Guide

You’re Invited!

Join the party with our festive drink recipes.
BONUS RECIPE: The Viering
BONUS RECIPE: The Remaining Balance
BONUS RECIPE: Holiday Glögg

A Winter’s Ale READ »

The bold flavors of barleywine take center stage during the holidays.

Bubbling Up
What to sip when you have Champagne tastes and a real-world budget.

Haute Chocolate
This winter, warm yourself with new versions of a holiday classic.

BONUS RECIPE: Homemade Marshmallows

Eternal Summer READ »
Escape the cold weather and head to Hawaii, where the drinking is easy—if you know where to look.

BONUS: Five Hawaiian coffees to try.

BONUS RECIPE: Royal Mai Tai

DEPARTMENTS

Uncorked Drink news you can use.

BONUS: Holiday Teas

BONUS: Budget-Friendly Holiday Wines

BONUS: Q&A with Eric Asimov

Dr. Cocktail The Deschler Case.

Distilled Your questions, expert answers. Ask your own question by clicking  here.

Taste-Test Wise up to witbiers.

Gear Stovetop coffee makers put to the test.

Elements: Figs Bartenders are mixing up fresh cocktails with a classic holiday ingredient.READ »

BONUS RECIPE: Figue et Cognac

Characters Greg Boehm presides over an astonishing collection of cocktail treasures. READ »

Mix It Up How to make your own eggnog using an out-of-this-world recipe from Elizabeth on 37th.

Scene Scout Where to go now, from Tavern Law in Seattle to Spro Coffee in Baltimore, Maryland.

Cravings Gingerbread cake that packs a punch.

Quench Warm up your holidays with Scandinavian Glögg.

BONUS RECIPE: Holiday Glögg

RECIPES

Cocktails The H.I.S. (Hungary, Italy, Spain), The Deshler, When Figs Fly, Gene Krupa, Fig Old Fashioned, Carousel Punch, The Smoking Gun, Spiced Pear Daiquiri, Northern Star, Death and Company, East India Flip, The Christmas Punk, Mexican Mocha, Ginger-Lychee Caipirissima, Murasaki Geisha

Alcohol-Free New England Buck, Masala-Spiced Dark Milk Drinking Chocolate

Cravings ATF Gingerbread

How-to Eggnog

FEATURES

Holiday Gift Guide

50 gift ideas that will get you through the holiday season (without breaking the bank).
BONUS: 2009 Online Gift Guide

You’re Invited!

Join the party with our festive drink recipes.
BONUS RECIPE: The Viering
BONUS RECIPE: The Remaining Balance
BONUS RECIPE: Holiday Glögg

A Winter’s Ale READ »

The bold flavors of barleywine take center stage during the holidays.

Bubbling Up
What to sip when you have Champagne tastes and a real-world budget.

Haute Chocolate
This winter, warm yourself with new versions of a holiday classic.

BONUS RECIPE: Homemade Marshmallows

Eternal Summer READ »
Escape the cold weather and head to Hawaii, where the drinking is easy—if you know where to look.

BONUS: Five Hawaiian coffees to try.

BONUS RECIPE: Royal Mai Tai

DEPARTMENTS

Uncorked Drink news you can use.

BONUS: Holiday Teas

BONUS: Budget-Friendly Holiday Wines

BONUS: Q&A with Eric Asimov

Dr. Cocktail The Deschler Case.

Distilled Your questions, expert answers. Ask your own question by clicking  here.

Taste-Test Wise up to witbiers.

Gear Stovetop coffee makers put to the test.

Elements: Figs Bartenders are mixing up fresh cocktails with a classic holiday ingredient.READ »

BONUS RECIPE: Figue et Cognac

Characters Greg Boehm presides over an astonishing collection of cocktail treasures. READ »

Mix It Up How to make your own eggnog using an out-of-this-world recipe from Elizabeth on 37th.

Scene Scout Where to go now, from Tavern Law in Seattle to Spro Coffee in Baltimore, Maryland.

Cravings Gingerbread cake that packs a punch.

Quench Warm up your holidays with Scandinavian Glögg.

BONUS RECIPE: Holiday Glögg

RECIPES

Cocktails The H.I.S. (Hungary, Italy, Spain), The Deshler, When Figs Fly, Gene Krupa, Fig Old Fashioned, Carousel Punch, The Smoking Gun, Spiced Pear Daiquiri, Northern Star, Death and Company, East India Flip, The Christmas Punk, Mexican Mocha, Ginger-Lychee Caipirissima, Murasaki Geisha

Alcohol-Free New England Buck, Masala-Spiced Dark Milk Drinking Chocolate

Cravings ATF Gingerbread

How-to Eggnog