The Best Cocktail Hacks of 2019

Photo: Claire Lower

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I don’t know if I can speak for everyone, but 2019 was a year that required–nay, demanded–I consume more than a few cocktails. This was bad news for my liver, but great news for my readers, as all that drinking resulted in a lot of cocktail-related pondering and testing, as well as some truly great cocktail hacks.

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Make Crazy Potent Horseradish Vodka in Your Blender

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Mix Cocktails Safely With This New Website

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What to Drink if Aperol Is Too Sweet for Your Very Refined Palate

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The Best Drink to Order at a Crappy Airport Bar

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Make Frothy, Egg-Free Cocktails Using Burrata Water

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Enjoy This Peach-Mint Cocktail for No Particular Reason

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The Best Eggnog Is Made With Tequila

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Infuse Cocktails With Chai This Holiday Season

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