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Garden Gimlet

Lime can be almost impossible to distill. After all that hard work and time, you can still end up with a spirit that smells and tastes like artificially-flavored candy. Enter the Kaffir lime. It’s an unlikely customer, bumpy and uglier than the limes we’re used to seeing. But they use …

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The Nightcap: Café Royer

End your evening with this relaxing coffee-and-Cognac concoction from globetrotting cocktail consultants Chad Solomon and Christy Pope of Cuffs & Buttons. It’s even topped with citrus-infused whipped cream! Café Royer by Chad Solomon & Christy Pope 1 1/2 oz Louis Royer “Force 53” VSOP Cognac 1 1/2 oz Brewed espresso, …

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The Aperitif: Commes Les Français

Fruity, bubbly and strong, this concoction will get your appetite going. It comes from Jonathan Pogash, drinks consultant and “Cocktail Guru.” Commes Les Francais by Jonathan Pogash Pastis 1 oz Louis Royer “Force 53” VSOP Cognac 1/2 oz Combier Orange Liqueur 1/2 oz Lillet Blanc 1/2 oz Boiron Passionfruit Juice …

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Queen Califa

One of our favorite artisan distillers, St. George Spirits, has been on our mind this week after news of changes, popped up in our inboxes. The welcome reminder + the return of sunshine & fresh-cut grass in the air, made us immediately crave some sort of fresh, herbal, citrusy cocktail. And just like …

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