Your ultimate guide to the best of southern drinks, from Virginia to East Texas.
BONUS: Check out our sneak peek of which places made the list.
BONUS: Read about our favorite southern bar snacks.
RECIPE: Bufala Negra
RECIPE: The Midtown
RECIPE: Monk's Revenge
RECIPE: Sweet Tea Swizzle
RECIPE: Winter Waltz
In Kentucky's bourbon country, the history of American whiskey flows deep.
RECIPE: Old Fashioned
RECIPE: The Seelbach
Virginia wine has come a long way since Thomas Jefferson's viticultural experiments at Monticello.
Southern sodas are fiercely local, uniquely delicious and undeniably cool.
RECIPE: Coca-Cola Cake
RECIPE: Drunken Sailor Cocktail
A small-batch gin with a southern twist, where to find a perfect Mint Julep, and John T. Edge on eating and drinking his way through the South.
BONUS: A Q&A with New Orleans bartender and Mint Julep maestro, Chris McMillian.
RECIPE: Mint Julep
RECIPE: Quick Scuppernong Grape Jelly
The story of a daring southern spectacle.
BONUS: How to make your own dandelion wine.
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Old-fashioned rye whiskey captures contemporary tastes.
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RECIPE: Vieux Carré
Koozies that'll keep your drinks cool and your hands dry.
Iced tea cocktails are brewing up a storm. READ»
RECIPE: Jimmy Dean
RECIPE: Whiskey Tea Highball
RECIPE: Rum Cha-Yen
Sergio Ribenboim has built a world of beer in the heart of bourbon country. READ»
Spruce up your next Bloody Mary with a garnish of homemade pickled okra.
A soulful chowder sings with a trifecta of southern flavors.
A southern writer goes in search of a drink to call his own.
Hibiscus 75, Dandelion Wine, Dandelion Wine Cobbler, The Long Stem Rose, The Sevillian, Titipu Pick, Smitty’s Grande Tea, Daisy if You Do, Dogwood Tonic, 15th State Cocktail, The Copper Lantern, Cheerwine Cocktail #1, The Carlton, Strange Acquaintance, Cajun Bloody Mary
Spicy Pickled Okra, Memphis Country Ham and Corn Chowder
Spicy Pickled Okra