Stocking Your Bar
For sidecars, brandy milk punches, crustas, daisies, and smashes.
For daiquiris and mojitos.
For martinis, gin and tonics, Tom Collinses, etc.
For Manhattans, old fashioneds, and whiskey sours.
Vodka is the workhorse of the liquor cabinet, used in basic drinks such as vodka tonics, screwdrivers, and the vodka martini.
For margaritas, sunrises, and palomas. The best tequilas are made from 100 percent agave; check the label.
- Kashmira Karnik