Cocktails

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Pink neon lights in the shape of “and breathe” in cursive, mounted on a wall of greenery.
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November 3 is going to be one of those stressful days where a big part of the stress is in knowing that it’s only going to get more stressful as the day progresses, which means that it may be time to think about deploying what I like to call “radical self care.” This means preparing yourself by sleeping right, getting your mind right, and making sure that everything you put in your body during the day itself is geared towards creating that salutary equilibrium that is precisely at the midpoint between seeing only one of everything and hugging the toilet.


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If you’re stuck inside (and you probably should be), right now is the perfect time to drink a hybrid of alcohol and classic throat-soothers

Photos: Laura Vincent

Want a cocktail veganized? Bought a bottle of something and don’t know what to do with it? Need a cool mocktail? Want to make your own liqueur? We’ll drink to that. Bartenderly is here to make all your vegan drinking dreams come true. If you want to check on whether a specific brand of alcohol is vegan, I recommend Barnivore.

These are strange and troubling times — a statement which has always been true, but in this instance I’m referring to the rise of coronavirus worldwide. If you’re going to self-medicate, you might as well have fun in the process…


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If you keep your pantry and fridge reasonably well-stocked, a perfect vegan cocktail party awaits at any moment!

L-R: Strawberry Jam Margarita, Apricot Jam Gin Sour, Pantry Bloody Mary. Photos: Laura Vincent

Want a cocktail veganized? Bought a bottle of something and don’t know what to do with it? Need a cool mocktail? Want to make your own liqueur? We’ll drink to that. Bartenderly is here to make all your vegan drinking dreams come true. If you want to check on whether a specific brand of alcohol is vegan, I recommend Barnivore.

Making resolutions for the New Year can be fraught with self-imposed pressure — or a great opportunity to take stock of your goals and values, and proceed with renewed vigor. If your aim for 2020 includes buying less and working…


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A zingy red cosmopolitan and a fizzy pomegranate punch to get you in the holiday spirit the boozy way

Pomegranate Fizz Punch. Photos: Laura Vincent

Want a cocktail veganized? Bought a bottle of something and don’t know what to do with it? Need a cool mocktail? Want to make your own liqueur? We’ll drink to that. Bartenderly is here to make all your vegan drinking dreams come true. If you want to check on whether a specific brand of alcohol is vegan, I recommend Barnivore.

Whatever you might be celebrating or avoiding this December, there’s certainly nothing wrong with indulging yourself and staying hydrated, and I’ve got you covered on both fronts. …


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A vegan spin on a Pink Lady and a Whisky Sour — with the unexpected power of pineapple!

L-R, Pink Lady and Whisky Sour. Photos: Laura Vincent

Want a cocktail veganized? Bought a bottle of something and don’t know what to do with it? Need a cool mocktail? Want to make your own liqueur? We’ll drink to that. Bartenderly is here to make all your vegan drinking dreams come true. If you want to check on whether a specific brand of alcohol is vegan, I recommend Barnivore.

When considering foamy cocktails traditionally thickened by egg whites, aquafaba naturally leaps to mind as an alternative way to make these drinks vegan. Now, I love aquafaba and its boundless versatility. There is another option you can try though: pineapple…


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How to pay tribute to “The Dude” without the cow stuff

Photos: Laura Vincent

Want a cocktail veganized? Bought a bottle of something and don’t know what to do with it? Need a cool mocktail? Want to make your own liqueur? We’ll drink to that. Bartenderly is here to make all your vegan drinking dreams come true. If you want to check on whether a specific brand of alcohol is vegan, I recommend Barnivore.

When I started this column, my thoughts naturally immediately leapt to cocktails that traditionally use dairy products and how to make them vegan. But the thing is, with most creamy classics, such as the Grasshopper and the Brandy Alexander —…


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Try our simple take on a vodka + coffee cocktail classic, plus a rum-soaked variation!

Espresso Martini. Photos: Laura Vincent

Want a cocktail veganized? Bought a bottle of something and don’t know what to do with it? Need a cool mocktail? Want to make your own liqueur? We’ll drink to that. Bartenderly is here to make all your vegan drinking dreams come true. If you want to check on whether a specific brand of alcohol is vegan, I recommend Barnivore.

The widespread popularity of a drink can result in its being taken less seriously, but this hasn’t stopped the Espresso Martini remaining current since its inception in 1983 — when a customer infamously asked London bartender Dick Bradsell for something…


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On the 100th anniversary of the Negroni, we provide two animal-friendly alternatives

The Aperol Negroni and White Negroni. Photos: Laura Vincent

Want a cocktail veganized? Bought a bottle of something and don’t know what to do with it? Need a cool mocktail? Want to make your own liqueur? We’ll drink to that. Bartenderly is here to make all your vegan drinking dreams come true. If you want to check on whether a specific brand of alcohol is vegan, I recommend Barnivore.

2019 marks the 100th year of the Negroni’s existence. Unfortunately, it also marks the year I found out that Campari, the key ingredient to this classic cocktail, is not vegan. The product itself contains no animal products, but during its…


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Boozy bliss from your friendly resident vegan bartender

Want a cocktail veganized? Bought a bottle of something and don’t know what to do with it? Need a cool mocktail? Want to make your own liqueur? We’ll drink to that. Bartenderly is here to make all your vegan drinking dreams come true.

There are any number of classic cocktails named after our friends from the animal kingdom, and while downing one of them doesn’t necessarily mean you’re consuming animal products — unless your drink of choice is a Grasshopper, those things are loaded with cream — I nevertheless thought it would be fun to make you punched-up variations of…

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