No. 68 July/August 2017

July/August 2017

    Recipes

    Drinks

    Lapsang Arnold Palmer, Oolong Palmer, Lavender White Tea With Lemonade, Fly Catcher, Los Olvidados (“The Young and the Damned”), Soft Conspiracy, 42 Degrees, The Lushy Machine, Van Gogh Daiquiri, Frosty Nail, Frozen Rosé Sangria, Strawberry Balsamic Margarita, The Rug, Crudandero, Vicuña

  • Piña Colada
  • Virgin's Sacrifice
  • Bee’s Knees
  • Food

    Strawberry Margarita Jam, Chilled Melon and Muscat Soup With Mint Syrup

    Features

    Frozen

    Frosty blended drinks help keep summer’s swelter in check. Read More »

    Beyond the Pale

    The extra pale ale is brewing’s latest style. But what is it?

    Water to Wine

    Rethinking wine making for a drier, warmer world.

    Bubble Cup

    The culture-bending appeal of boba tea. Read More »

    Drinking in Technicolor

    Mexico City’s vibrant drinks culture steps onto the international stage. Read More »

    Departments

    Uncorked

    Not-so-sweet sodas, watermelon cocktails, anatomy of the Piña Colada, an inside look at Tilit, three plays on the Arnold Palmer, and Meg Gill of Golden Road on her TV series Beerland and lessons from homebrewers.

    Mixopedia

    The last stop on the miniaturization of cold.

    Taste Test

    This lesser-known lip stinger has summer written all over it.

    Gear

    Ready to whip up frozen drinks all summer? You’ll need a good blender.

    Elements

    Bright and lightly bitter, Aperol ventures beyond the spritz.

    Characters

    How Sharelle Klaus helped start a soda revolution.

    Mix It Up

    A classic cocktail transformed for the breakfast table.

    Scene Scout

    Where to drink in Providence, Rhode Island.

    Cravings

    Cantaloupe takes center stage in this chilled, summery soup.

    Quench

    Summer in Texas sparks fresh appreciation for the frozen Margarita. Read More »

    Bonus Articles

    Riffs: Piña Colada

    Playful riffs abound for this classic tropical cocktail. Read More »

    How Dry-Farming Can Make for More Complex Wine

    Hint: It’s all about terroir. Read More »

    How to Find the Best Mezcal in Mexico City

    A guide to making the most of a Mexico City mezcal experience. Read More »

    20 Must-Try Mezcal Cocktails

    Our collection of greatest mezcal hits. Read More »