20 Cocktail Recipes Every Man Should Know How to Make

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20 Cocktail Recipes Every Man Should Know How to Make

From a classic martini to the perfect Manhattan, there are a few key drinks you need in your entertaining arsenal. And these recipes, from the book World’s Best Cocktails, are guaranteed to turn you into an amateur mixologist.

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The Glass: Rocks

The Ingredients:

  • absinthe to coat
  • 2 fl oz rye whiskey
  • ½ tsp sugar syrup
  • 2 dashes Peychaud’s bitters
  • ice cubes
  • lemon zest twist

The Instructions:  Coat the inside of a glass with a little absinthe and then discard it. Build the rest of the ingredients in a mixing glass, slowly stirring over ice, and strain into a rocks glass. Squeeze the oil from the lemon zest twist over the surface of the drink and either drop in the zest or discard it.


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