A mint julep made with bourbon is a classic hot-weather cocktail, and we have all the info you need on how to make a perfect one. But beyond that, all sorts of variations are possible. Here are recipes for a whole range of juleps, from the best basic one to a smoky, spicy number with mezcal. Read More
Serious Eats: Drinks
Let’s face it, more often than we care to admit, each of us is faced with a nightmarish day at work. Quite simply, you have too much to do in too little time; you’re already exhausted from weeks of hard work; and you’re probably going to end up in the office until long after dark.
There’s only one way to deal with such a day, and that is to prepare in advance. Whether you know the day’s coming up and you can plan the day ahead, or you open your inbox in the morning to a nasty surprise, if you have the whole day smartly scheduled before you begin then you can make your limited energy stretch a lot further.