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The Infatuation Guide To Making Better Cocktails At Home

There’s never been a better time to be your own bartender. We’ll show you how.

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Make Better Cocktails: Rules To Live (And Drink) By cocktail image

Make Better Cocktails: Rules To Live (And...

There’s never been a better time to learn how to make good...

The Tools You Need To Make Better Cocktails At Home cocktail image

The Tools You Need To Make Better Cocktails...

Whether you just want a good drink or you want to bartend...

The Glassware You Need To Make Better Cocktails At Home cocktail image

The Glassware You Need To Make Better Cocktails...

Using the right cocktail glass won’t just earn you self-respect...

Bartending 101: How To Shake, Stir, And Garnish cocktail image

Bartending 101: How To Shake, Stir, And Garnis...

The basic bar techniques you need to get started.

The Secret Formula For (Almost) All Cocktails cocktail image

The Secret Formula For (Almost) All Cocktail...

How to substitute any ingredient in any cocktail.

How To Make Perfect Ice cocktail image

How To Make Perfect Ice

Perfect ice is a thing - and it will improve any cocktail...

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Ask Bryan Anything About Cocktails

Our in-house bartender (and Senior Staff Writer) is here...

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3 Great Cocktails Inspired By Your Question...

If you want to learn how to make something, all you have...

How To Make A Mezcal Last Word cocktail image

How To Make A Mezcal Last Word

A smoky version of an all-time classic.

How To Make An Appletini cocktail image

How To Make An Appletini

A quintessential ’90s cocktail that’s better than you think...

How To Make An El Presidente cocktail image

How To Make An El Presidente

A strong, smooth Daiquiri alternative.

9 Iconic Cocktail & Movie Pairings cocktail image

9 Iconic Cocktail & Movie Pairings

Here’s what to drink and watch tonight.

How To Make An Aqua Velva cocktail image

How To Make An Aqua Velva

A refreshing blue cocktail for when you want to feel like...

How To Make Fight Milk cocktail image

How To Make Fight Milk

A protein-packed beverage for when you want to feel strong...

How To Make A Vodka Stinger cocktail image

How To Make A Vodka Stinger

A retro drink for when you need something bright green after...

2 Easy Ways To Drink More Japanese Whisky cocktail image

2 Easy Ways To Drink More Japanese Whisky

Minimalist drinks for a smooth, smoky spirit.

How To Make A Mountainside cocktail image

How To Make A Mountainside

A fennel-infused cocktail for when you want something similar...

How To Make A Toki Highball cocktail image

How To Make A Toki Highball

The Toki Highball might seem ridiculously simple, but it’s...

Bartending 201: Egg Whites, Salt Rims, And Rinsing cocktail image

Bartending 201: Egg Whites, Salt Rims, And...

Intermediate-level techniques for when you’ve already figured...

Bartending 101: How To Shake, Stir, And Garnish cocktail image

Bartending 101: How To Shake, Stir, And Garnis...

The basic bar techniques you need to get started.

How To Make A Pisco Sour cocktail image

How To Make A Pisco Sour

Get to know this classic egg-white cocktail made with the...

How To Make A Singapore Sling cocktail image

How To Make A Singapore Sling

A complex classic that’s been around since 1915, the Singapore...

How To Make A Ramos Gin Fizz cocktail image

How To Make A Ramos Gin Fizz

It’s been around for over 100 years, and the Ramos Gin Fizz...

5 Great Bourbons For An Old Fashioned cocktail image

5 Great Bourbons For An Old Fashioned

A few of our favorite bottles for when it’s time to branch...

3 Bourbon Cocktails Perfect For Fall cocktail image

3 Bourbon Cocktails Perfect For Fall

A few of the best ways to drink your whiskey.

How To Make A New York Sour cocktail image

How To Make A New York Sour

A New York Sour is exactly like a Whiskey Sour, but with...

How To Make A Maple Old Fashioned cocktail image

How To Make A Maple Old Fashioned

Our autumn-themed version of an all-time classic.

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How To Make An Old Fashioned

One of the very first drinks to emerge from the Dawn Of Cocktails...

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Alligator Arms

A refreshing, relatively low-ABV drink, the Alligator Arms...

The 8 Amari You Need To Know cocktail image

The 8 Amari You Need To Know

A brief introduction to the world of bitter Italian spirits...

3 Great Cocktails To Introduce You To Amaro cocktail image

3 Great Cocktails To Introduce You To Amar...

If you want to use some bitter Italian liqueurs in a drink,...

How To Make A Bensonhurst cocktail image

How To Make A Bensonhurst

The Bensonhurst is yet another cocktail named for an NYC...

How To Make A Hanky Panky cocktail image

How To Make A Hanky Panky

The Hanky Panky has been around for roughly 100 years, and...

How To Make An Americano cocktail image

How To Make An Americano

Created by the inventor of Campari himself in 19th-century...

3 Drinks That Peaked 20 Years Ago (And How To Make Them Right) cocktail image

3 Drinks That Peaked 20 Years Ago (And How...

If you don’t know how to make a proper Cosmopolitan, Espresso...

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How To Make A Blue Hawaii

Sometimes, you just need a blue cocktail. That’s where the...

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How To Make A Cosmopolitan

If you think people stopped drinking Cosmopolitans several...

How To Make An Espresso Martini cocktail image

How To Make An Espresso Martini

The Espresso Martini might seem complex, but you only need...

3 Mezcal Cocktails That Should Be Modern Classics cocktail image

3 Mezcal Cocktails That Should Be Modern Classic...

If you like mezcal as much as we do, here’s something you’ll...

How To Make A Mango Mezcal Margarita cocktail image

How To Make A Mango Mezcal Margarita

You should make one of these for the alliteration alone....

How To Make A Mezcal Derby cocktail image

How To Make A Mezcal Derby

An Infatuation Original, the Mezcal Derby is a twist on an...

How To Make A Oaxaca Old Fashioned cocktail image

How To Make A Oaxaca Old Fashioned

A modern classic, the Oaxaca Old Fashioned is a simple, elegant...

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Guest Bartender Marc Farrell’s Caribeño

Guest Bartender Marc Farrell’s Caribeño is simple and refreshing,...

3 Negroni Variations For When You Need Something Different cocktail image

3 Negroni Variations For When You Need Something...

A Negroni is one of the best drinks on the planet. Once you...

How To Make A Rosé Negroni cocktail image

How To Make A Rosé Negroni

Made with grapefruit juice and Lillet, our Rosé Negroni is...

How To Make A White Negroni cocktail image

How To Make A White Negroni

Swap out a classic Negroni’s Campari and sweet vermouth for...

How To Make A Cold Brew Negroni cocktail image

How To Make A Cold Brew Negroni

A Cold Brew Negroni is exactly what it sounds like. Unless...

4 Quick Highballs Perfect For Summer cocktail image

4 Quick Highballs Perfect For Summer

It’s warm outside, and you want something cold, tall, and...

How To Make An El Diablo cocktail image

How To Make An El Diablo

It doesn’t get as much attention as the Margarita or the...

How To Make A Salty Dog cocktail image

How To Make A Salty Dog

A Salty Dog is typically just a cup of grapefruit juice and...

How To Make A Gin Rickey cocktail image

How To Make A Gin Rickey

A Gin Rickey is one of the simplest cocktails around, and...

How To Make A Queens Park Swizzle cocktail image

How To Make A Queens Park Swizzle

In order to make a tall, minty Queens Park Swizzle, you don’t...

4 Of The Best Daiquiris You’ll Ever Drink cocktail image

4 Of The Best Daiquiris You’ll Ever Drink

The Daiquiri is an all-time classic. Here are four you need...

Guest Bartender Andra “AJ” Johnson’s Perfect Daiquiri cocktail image

Guest Bartender Andra “AJ” Johnson’s Perfect...

From our first-ever guest bartender Andra “AJ” Johnson, this...

How To Make A Spicy Margarita cocktail image

How To Make A Spicy Margarita

Why are Spicy Margaritas so good? We honestly aren’t sure...

How To Make Jalapeño Tequila cocktail image

How To Make Jalapeño Tequila

It’s incredibly easy to make jalapeño tequila, and once you...

How To Make A Strawberry Margarita cocktail image

How To Make A Strawberry Margarita

A Strawberry Margarita is just like a regular Margarita,...

How To Make An Avocado Margarita cocktail image

How To Make An Avocado Margarita

If you love Margaritas, the Avocado Margarita is the next...

4 Cocktails For When You’re In A Martini State Of Mind cocktail image

4 Cocktails For When You’re In A Martini State...

There are all sorts of Martinis out there, and here are a...

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How To Make A Martini

You won’t find a better cocktail with fewer ingredients than...

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How To Make An Astoria

If you’re looking for a new Martini variation, try an Astoria....

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How To Make A Gibson

A Gibson is, essentially, a Martini with cocktail onions....

How To Make A Vesper cocktail image

How To Make A Vesper

The Vesper was invented by Ian Fleming in the first James...

Three Cocktails To Make With Summer Produce cocktail image

Three Cocktails To Make With Summer Produc...

You can add fruits, vegetables, herbs to most cocktails....

How To Make A Strawberry Basil Daiquiri cocktail image

How To Make A Strawberry Basil Daiquiri

Our Strawberry Basil Daiquiri is a slightly sweet, complex...

How To Make A Snap Pea Gimlet cocktail image

How To Make A Snap Pea Gimlet

A snap pea pod is actually a fruit - and it works especially...

How To Make A Watermelon Margarita cocktail image

How To Make A Watermelon Margarita

A Watermelon Margarita is summer in a glass, and if you’ve...

You Should Be Drinking More Rum cocktail image

You Should Be Drinking More Rum

How to make 4 of our favorite rum cocktails: a Mojito, a...

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How To Make A Rum Punch

Remember when you were a kid, and you used to mix a bunch...

How To Make A Mojito cocktail image

How To Make A Mojito

A proper Mojito is a time-consuming drink. But it’s entirely...

How To Make A Rum Old Fashioned cocktail image

How To Make A Rum Old Fashioned

This rum Old Fashioned is pretty much identical to a whiskey...

How To Make A Dark ’N Stormy cocktail image

How To Make A Dark ’N Stormy

The Dark ’n Stormy is a rum cocktail that requires only three...

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Two Cocktails To Help You Try Something New,...

How to make two great cocktails featuring absinthe (or pastis),...

How To Make A Mezcal Negroni cocktail image

How To Make A Mezcal Negroni

We think the Mezcal Negroni is an even better drink than...

How To Make A Corpse Reviver No. 2 cocktail image

How To Make A Corpse Reviver No. 2

Well-balanced, strong but not too boozy, and deceptively...

How To Make A Sazerac cocktail image

How To Make A Sazerac

The Sazerac is a certified classic cocktail. It’s also delicious,...

How To Make The Best Frozen Cocktails cocktail image

How To Make The Best Frozen Cocktails

How to make 4 of our favorite blended beverages: a Frozen...

How To Make A Piña Colada cocktail image

How To Make A Piña Colada

We set out to make this classic cocktail with ingredients...

How To Make A Frozen Margarita cocktail image

How To Make A Frozen Margarita

We don’t want to be rude, but we think you’re probably making...

How To Make A Frozen Paloma cocktail image

How To Make A Frozen Paloma

If you want to feel like you’ve just landed in a pile of...

How To Make A Frozen Daiquiri cocktail image

How To Make A Frozen Daiquiri

Frozen Daiquiris don’t get the respect they deserve, but...

How To Make A Bootleg cocktail image

How To Make A Bootleg

The Bootleg is the perfect summer cocktail. We’ll show you...

How To Make A Gold Rush cocktail image

How To Make A Gold Rush

A Gold Rush is basically a Whiskey Sour made with honey syrup,...

How To Make A Boulevardier cocktail image

How To Make A Boulevardier

A Boulevardier is just a Negroni with whiskey instead of...

How To Make A Clover Club cocktail image

How To Make A Clover Club

A Clover Club looks like cotton candy and tastes like raspberry...

How To Make A Gin-Gin Mule cocktail image

How To Make A Gin-Gin Mule

The Gin-Gin Mule, a signature drink of the now-sadly-closed...

How To Make A Negroni Sbagliato cocktail image

How To Make A Negroni Sbagliato

The Negroni Sbagliato is fizzy, refreshing, and a little...

How To Make A Mai Tai cocktail image

How To Make A Mai Tai

The Mai Tai is an old-school tiki drink that you should be...

How To Make A Paloma cocktail image

How To Make A Paloma

The Paloma is, hands down, the best drink you can make in...

How To Make A Spritz cocktail image

How To Make A Spritz

A spritz is a fizzy, refreshing, highly personal drink. And,...

How To Make A Penicillin cocktail image

How To Make A Penicillin

The Penicillin is an advanced cocktail - smoky, complex,...

How To Make A Jungle Bird cocktail image

How To Make A Jungle Bird

The Jungle Bird is one of the best tiki drinks - a little...

How To Make A Gimlet cocktail image

How To Make A Gimlet

Once you know how to make a gimlet, you can churn out a lot...

How To Make A Daiquiri cocktail image

How To Make A Daiquiri

You need to drink more daiquiris. Here’s how to get started...

How To Make A Negroni cocktail image

How To Make A Negroni

The Negroni is the perfect pre-dinner drink, and few cocktails...

How To Make A Margarita cocktail image

How To Make A Margarita

We have strong feelings about the ideal Margarita. Here’s...

How To Make A Manhattan cocktail image

How To Make A Manhattan

If you like whiskey - specifically bourbon or rye - the Manhattan...

How To Make A Painkiller cocktail image

How To Make A Painkiller

Rum isn’t “too sweet.” You’re just not enjoying it properly....

How To Make A French 75 cocktail image

How To Make A French 75

The French 75 is the perfect cocktail to enjoy while celebrating...

How To Make A Paper Plane cocktail image

How To Make A Paper Plane

The Paper Plane is a great cocktail for kicking off the night...