Eight seriously frosty cocktails for summertime sipping.
BONUS: The importance of ice in cocktails.
BONUS: Our favorite ice cube trays.
RECIPE: Ancestral Spirits
RECIPE: Vermouth Spritzer
RECIPE: East Aspen Heights
RECIPE: Southside Fizz
RECIPE: Strawberry Shrub Collins
RECIPE: Strawberry Shrub Swizzle
Once an afterthought, cold-fermented lagers are making a comeback.
BONUS: Which lagers you should be drinking this summer.
Think French wines are beyond your dime? They might just be summer’s best vino deal.
BONUS: How to put together a perfect picnic for under $25 (including French wines).
Fresh, syrup-spiked slushies are still the world’s coolest way to beat the heat.
RECIPE: Put the Lime in the Coconut
RECIPE: Screaming Greenie
RECIPE: Frozen Ginger Julep
RECIPE: Strawberry Ginger Granizado
With its renowned beer scene and a booming cocktail culture, San Diego offers a double dose of drinking satisfaction. READ »
BONUS: Where to get the best coffee in San Diego.
RECIPE: Jalisco Maid
RECIPE: Hautulco Wit
A summery grapefruit soda, where to find a perfect Daiquiri, and Adrian Grenier on his latest wine and beer ventures.
BONUS: More spots for scoring a perfect Daiquiri.
RECIPE: Daiquiri No. 3
David Wondrich on the curiously delicious Barbadian Gin Punch. READ »
Pucker up for tart, fizzy kombuchas.
BONUS: Hyper-local kombucha-makers are on the rise.
RECIPE: Ginger Rogers
Infusers poised to make the perfect iced tea.
When it comes to cocktails, bright, spunky pineapple is much more than a simple tiki trick. READ »
RECIPE: Pineapple Syrup
RECIPE: Gold Coast Punch
RECIPE: Charentes Shrub
RECIPE: Mexican Velvet
RECIPE: In Bruges
Nearly four decades in, bartender Murray Stenson is still happy to make you a drink.
RECIPE: Last Word
A 19th-century root beer recipe yields a remarkably timeless taste.
A sublime Big City–style cocktail experience shakes things up in Austin, Texas
RECIPE: Joe Buck
RECIPE: Lindsey’s Lament
RECIPE: Pisco Sourgrass
A mid-summer sorbet gets a tart boost from cherry lambic ale.
The sobering realities of summertime homebrewing.
BONUS: How to make your own Oktoberfest lager.
Barbadian Gin Punch, Barbadian Gin Punch Swizzle, Prince of Wales, Iroquois No. 2, Mexican Fix, Grillo Cancion, Sassafras, Daisy’s Rum Punch, That Green Drink, Los Muertos, Cockaigne, Sunday Barter, Pontarlier Julep, Pimientos Dulces, Strawberry Bourbon Fix, IPA Cocktail
Homemade Root Beer, Strawberry Tarragon Snow Cone, Breakfast Snow Cone, Raspado de Mango
Cherry Lambic Sorbet
Homemade Root Beer