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Mississippi Punch: A Cocktail for Mississippi

A reliable recipe that has evolved over the decades

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Vieux Carré: A Cocktail for Louisiana

The French Quarter mainstay shares attributes with other renowned cocktails

Forgotten Southern Recipes

The History of the Georgia Peach Julep

A surprising key ingredient returns the original mint julep to its roots

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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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Quoit Club Punch

This blend of brandy, rum, and Madeira really packs a wallop

Food & Drink

French Julep

Cognac and fig preserves put a tasty twist on the classic Derby-season cocktail

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Vieux Carré: A NOLA Original

One of the few Crescent City cocktails you can still order in the bar where it was born

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The Sazerac

A New Orleans classic

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A Cajun-Spiked Spin on Christmas Eggnog

Christmas in the bayou

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American Orange Punch

Party like it’s 1829

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A Legendary Summertime Punch

Dating back to the 1740s, this punch is a timeless summertime party favorite

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Antebellum Julep

An early-nineteenth-century Southern julep

The Southerner's Handbook

How to Mix a Stiff Punch

Mississippi’s bourbon punch

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Classic Cocktail: The Sazerac

A straightforward whiskey drink flavored with a hint of bitters, a little sugar, and a whiff of absinthe