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Now Open: The Gin Commission

New gin-focused cocktail bar opens in Chicago
The Boulevardier

The Adventures of George

The Boulevardier by Tony Abou-Ganim
2019 top ten cocktails
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Mastering the Building Blocks of Innovation By Lou Trope

The craft cocktail movement has been upon us for several years and is no longer a movement but an expectation from today’s guest. However, let’s not underestimate the amount of time, training and commitment it takes to truly build a fine-tuned craft cocktail program.
winter cocktail recipes
Chicago’s The Northman (a cider bar)

Single-Handedly Raising the Bar on Spirit Trends

What do you call a bar that only has one option, but also endless options at the same time?
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Crafting Your Summer Beverage Program

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June 20th, 2017   |   By Lou Trope Summer is a wonderful time of the year – many will say it is the best time of year. The sun is shining bright and we get to hang out at the pool or beach with friends, and kick back with…

Malfy Gin

The First Luxury Italian Gin to be Imported into the United States June 22, 2016   |   By Mike Raven I was speaking with Jeff Bartfield of Proximo Spirits (see cover story) about different new products on the market and…

Making the Rounds with Helen Benefield Billings – An Aviation at Morton’s The Steakhouse

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June 22, 2016   |   By Helen Benefield Billings Morton’s The Steakhouse, Downtown Atlanta, Ga., May 2016 – The steaks are still magnificent. The service is impeccable and friendly. The wine list is extraordinary, as always.…

The Adventures of George: Genever

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June 22, 2016   |   By Tony Abou-Ganim George, finding himself spending more and more time in Las Vegas, decided to check out the bar and restaurant scene downtown. His first stop would be Container Park, an open-air shopping…


This recipe was originally featured in “The Modern Mixologist: The Negroni Quest" in in the Mix‘s Winter 2009 edition. Ingredients 1 oz.     Gin (The choice of which should suit one’s personal fancy) 1 oz.     Campari 1…

Gin with House-Made Bitter Lemon and Soda

Makes 1 cocktail 1 1/2 oz        gin 1 oz               Bitter Lemon Elixir (recipe follows) 2 oz               Perrier Natural Sparkling Mineral Water chilled Garnish:       Lemon wheel and optional fresh…

Cocktails’ Hour

A Dozen On-Trend Drinks with Big Flavor-Building Opportunities By Katie Ayoub, managing editor, Flavor & The Menu Courtesy of Flavor & The Menu, getflavor.com Cocktail culture, trickling down from the elite to the everyday, has…