Spirits & Liqueurs

With a huge number of spirit and liqueur brands on the market, it's hard to figure out what to drink. Let us help you find your new favorite bottle to try and cocktail to mix.
Teeling Small Batch Irish Whiskey bottle against maroon background
Teeling Small Batch Irish Whiskey Review
Illustration of agave plants, a hand pouring tequila into a glass, and various bottles of tequila and mezcal
The Expansive World of Tequila, Mezcal, and Agave-Based Drinks
Man pouring mezcal next to a Filipino-style still
The Philippine Influence in Mexican Mezcal Distilling
Gary Nabhan and David Suro-Piñera standing in an agave field in Mexico, holding leaves of an agave plant
A Conversation with David Suro-Piñera and Gary Nabhan on the Past, Present, and Future of Tequila and Mezcal
Illustration of Fernet-Branca with cocktails surrounding the bottle
The 10 Best Cocktails to Make with Fernet-Branca
Eagle Rare 10 Year Bourbon bottle on two-tone brown background
Eagle Rare 10 Year Kentucky Straight Bourbon Review
Cointreau bottle against teal background with illustrations of various cocktails
The 10 Best Cocktails to Make with Cointreau
WL Weller Special Reserve bottle against maroon background
W.L. Weller Special Reserve Wheated Bourbon Review
Campari bottle against smudged blue background with illustrations of various cocktails
The 11 Best Cocktails to Make with Campari
Campari Spritz Recirc
Campari Spritz
Michters US 1 Small Batch Kentucky Straight Bourbon bottle shot on solid purple background
Michter’s US*1 Small Batch Kentucky Straight Bourbon Review
Reverse Martini in a Nick & Nora, sherry-style glass, with dropped olive garnish on marble background
Reverse Martini
A frozen flip-top bottle filled with gin, standing next to a v-shaped Martini glass showing a Dukes Martini with a lemon twist
Dukes Martini
Illustration of St Germain with cocktails surrounding the bottle
The 10 Best Cocktails to Make with St-Germain
Wet Martini in Nick & Nora glass with paisley etching garnished with a lemon twist, on a dark marble background
Wet Martini
Illustration with bourbon bottles, corn, rye, bourbon barrel, and wheat
What Is Bourbon? A Guide to America’s Original Whiskey
Bottles of Bombay Sapphire, Plymouth Gin, Sipsmith Sloe Gin, Hayman's Old Tom, and Ransom Old Tom Gin on maroon background with illustrated botanicals
Understanding the Main Types of Gin
Bobby Heugel's frozen martini, shown in a martini glass with frozen bottle of extra cocktail in background, next to bowl of olives, cornichons and capers
Bobby Heugel’s Freezer Martini
Bottle of Campari liqueur featured on blue background
Campari Red Italian Bitter Review
Bottle of Cynar amaro
7 Cocktails to Make with Cynar
Bourbon vs Tennessee whiskey
Bourbon vs. Tennessee Whiskey: The Main Differences
Bottle image of Benedictine D.O.M. on illustrated burgundy background
Benedictine D.O.M. Review
Yellow Chartreuse bottle
10 Cocktails to Make with Yellow Chartreuse
Del Maguey Chichicapa mezcal bottle against tan background
Del Maguey Chichicapa Mezcal Review
Illustration of hands holding pulque in front of agave plant
What Is Pulque? A Guide to Mexico’s Ancestral Beverage
Bottle of Cointreau solo on a yellow background
Cointreau Review
Bottle of Jack Daniel's Old No. 7 Tennessee Whiskey on green background
Jack Daniel’s Old No. 7 Black Label Tennessee Whiskey Review
A bottle of Aperol red bitter liqueur overtop a purple background
Aperol Red Italian Bitter Review
Cabo Wabo Tequila Blanco bottle shot on solid green background
Cabo Wabo Tequila Blanco Review
Bottle shot of Woodford Reserve Kentucky Straight Bourbon on two-toned tan background
Woodford Reserve Kentucky Straight Bourbon Review
Non alcoholic spirits guide
The Best Non-Alcoholic Spirits and How to Use Them
Serita Braxton of Monita Tequila, walking through agave fields
Black-Owned Spirits Brands to Support
Del Maguey Vida mezcal bottle and label on blue background
Del Maguey Vida Mezcal Review
Lillet Blanc bottle
10 Cocktails to Make with Lillet Blanc
Spread of non-alcoholic, ready-to-drink options, including Best Day Brewing, Martini & Rossi Floreale, and Proxies, among others
What Bartenders Drink When They’re Not Drinking Alcohol
Bottle photo of Tequila Ocho Plata on solid background
Tequila Ocho Plata Review
Illustration of various non-alcoholic bottles and cocktails being poured on blue background
Non-Alcoholic Spirits Have Finally Grown Up. What’s Next?
alcohol free manhattan temperance cards
Is It Possible to Make a Good Non-Alcoholic Manhattan?
Amaro bottles
Everything You Need to Know About Amaro
tarot card with black cocktail
What’s Behind the Recent Wave of Noir Spirits?
A photo compilation of rocks glasses and a decanter
Best Online Spirits Classes
NFT bottle illustration
Liquor NFTs, Explained
How Label or Bottle Changes Can Spike Spirits Sales
Spirit bottles with agave
What’s Behind the Wave of 'Agave-Influenced' Spirits?
Bottle in water
The Growing Category of Water-Aged Spirits
distillation illustration
How Spirits Are Made
Fermenting grains to become beer
What Is Alcoholic Fermentation?
Best Alcohol Delivery Services
Best Alcohol Delivery Services
Cantarito cocktail
tequila versus mezcal
What’s the Difference between Tequila and Mezcal?
Highball glass of Ranch Water with bubbles showing and spent lime wedge inside, with bottle of Topo Chico in the background
Ranch Water
Different types of agave spirits
A Guide to the Lesser-Known Agave Spirits—And Where Sotol Fits In
Different types of mezcal bottles
What Is Mezcal? A Guide to Mexico’s Most Beloved Spirit
Illustrations of six tequila bottles, including blanco, joven, reposado, anejo, extra anejo, and cristalino
The Differences Between Blanco, Reposado, and Añejo Tequila
Essential mezcal bottles
The Essential Mezcal Bottles for Your Home Bar
Essential tequila bottles
The Essential Tequila Bottles for Your Home Bar
Tommy's Margarita on bar at Tommy's Mexican Restaurant
Julio Bermejo on the State of the Tequila Industry
Back bar at Tommy's Mexican Restaurant
An Oral History of the Rise of Tequila in Modern Bar Culture
How to Make a More Sustainable Margarita
Super Juice Margarita cocktail
Super Juice Margarita