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Essential Southern Cocktail: Old-Fashioned

A beloved bourbon stunner that never goes out of style

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Essential Southern Cocktail: Sazerac

Slake your thirst with a true New Orleans original

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Vieux Carré: A Cocktail for Louisiana

The French Quarter mainstay shares attributes with other renowned cocktails

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The Suffering Bastard

A sippable salve that helps ease the agony of defeat

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An At-Home Mardi Gras Cocktail

For a new lease on licorice, try this taste of Carnival in a glass

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Your Daily Dose of Vinegar

Why Southern drinking vinegars have become something to sip about, both on their own and in cocktails

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A Modern Moscow Mule

Small-batch Southern vodkas step up to the palate

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Silly Kitty

Mississippi-made Cathead honeysuckle vodka gives this sweet-and-sour cocktail from Chattanooga’s Easy Bistro & Bar serious appeal

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The Evening Edition

A bourbon-and-coffee cocktail from the newly-opened Saint Leo Lounge in Oxford, Mississippi

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Mint Julep Month: Bless Your Heart Julep

A spoonful of blueberry jam and an extra herb in the muddle help this julep go down

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Carnival Punch

Hosts in New Orleans serve this festive batch cocktail during parade watch parties

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Ojen Cocktail

A liqueur with Spanish roots makes for a favorite Mardi Gras drink

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Three Blind Refs

A New Orleans barman crafts the perfect cocktail for bereft Saints fans

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The Debutante Cocktail

Meet the julep’s bubbly cousin—a signature cocktail at Charleston’s newest champagne bar

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Tequila Old Fashioned

Trade bourbon for barrel-aged tequila in a Day-of-the-Dead cocktail

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The Zombie: Classic Cocktail with a Southern Twist

This drink fueled the mid-twentieth-century tiki craze. But the original recipe was lost for decades—until a New Orleans cocktail historian decoded it

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Manhattan: Classic Cocktails with a Southern Twist

Bourbon or rye? Mike Raymond of Houston’s Cottonmouth Club and Reserve 101 suggests you split the difference with Wild Turkey 101. Here’s why

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Sallie Gardner

A bold cross between a traditional mint julep and a Black Manhattan

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Mix Up a Mega-Manhattan

Via Atlanta’s the Mercury: Why make one cocktail when you can make four?

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Queen City Swizzle

A North Carolina spin on a Caribbean classic