No. 62 July/August 2016

summer drinks


    Old Dog, New Tricks

    Revisiting the Gin & Tonic, a summertime staple. Read More »

    A Little Something Extra

    Corn, rice and fruit shed a bad rap to play a part in summer’s must-drink beers.

    Island Time

    For ideal summer wines, look toward the islands of the Mediterranean.

    What's in a Name?

    No eggs. No cream. Plenty of delicious. Read More »

    Strong Island

    Something new is brewing on eastern Long Island. Read More »



    Five sodas with a kick, boozy ice pops three ways, cherry cocktails, the anatomy of the Lemon-Lime & Bitters, and behind the scenes with Standard Spoon.

  • Q&A With One Flew South’s Tiffanie Barriere
  • Behind the Bar

    Pinkie Master’s in Savannah, where a president held forth. Read More »

    Taste Test

    Ready-to-drink iced tea serves up summer refreshment.


    Fizz-forming gadgets for water, sodas and cocktails.


    Falernum’s filled with lime and spice and everything nice.


    Texas sommelier James Tidwell isn’t just preaching to the choir.

    Mix it Up

    Put some cool in your cup with Vietnamese iced coffee.

    Scene Scout

    Bartender Clinton Terry on where to drink in Nantucket. Read More »


    Celebrate summer with a refreshing twist on a classic Italian dessert.


    New Orleans’ saloon tradition doesn’t wait until sundown. Read More »

    Bonus Articles

    The Story Behind New Orleans’ Famous Frozen Irish Coffee

    Heading to New Orleans? Don’t miss one of the city’s most beloved specialties. Read More »

    The Best Airport Bars for Craft Beer

    Divert your next flight to one of these craft beer hubs for a pint of cool refreshment. Read More »

    James Tidwell’s Summer Reading List

    The Master Sommelier and bibliophile gives us a glimpse at his impressive home library and a personalized summer reading list. Read More »

    Our Favorite Falernum Cocktails

    Falernum is an incredibly versatile cocktail ingredient. Read More »

    A Guide to New Orleans Beer

    Polly Watts’ recs for the best taprooms and bars for your next trip to NOLA. Read More »

    The Spanish G&T Arrives Stateside

    Inspired by Spain, mixed in America. Read More »

    Summery Vodka Cocktail Recipes

    A few ideas for that next bottle of vodka. Read More »