Negroni Sbagliato

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Made by a chance discovery, this "wrong" Negroni was supposedly created in Milan when a bartender poured spumante in place of gin. The result, the author says, is a "damn good drink." View recipe here .
Toasting 2010: The Cocktail Collection
This New Years, try one of The Atlantic Food Channel's favorite cocktails

Lion's Tail

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From Ted "Dr. Cocktail" Haigh's Vintage Spirits and Forgotten Cocktails , this classic cocktail is a step back in time. View recipe here .
Toasting 2010: The Cocktail Collection
This New Years, try one of The Atlantic Food Channel's favorite cocktails

The Golden Child

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Derek Brown's concoction calls for fig-infused rum, creme de cacao, and an egg yolk. It's a unique, bright drink for the adventurous sipper. View recipe here .
Toasting 2010: The Cocktail Collection
This New Years, try one of The Atlantic Food Channel's favorite cocktails

Dry Martini: The King of Cocktails

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To take a break from the unusual, we offer the classic martini, an essential element of many New Year's parties. Our very own mixologist offers two methods for making this "king of cocktails." View recipes here .
Toasting 2010: The Cocktail Collection
This New Years, try one of The Atlantic Food Channel's favorite cocktails

Ye Old Fashioned

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The cocktail has its origins in this drink--composed of a simple, four ingredient combination. View recipes here .
Toasting 2010: The Cocktail Collection
This New Years, try one of The Atlantic Food Channel's favorite cocktails

The Rickey

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The Rickey may be a common summer cocktail, but its light and refreshing kick will be a welcome addition to any party table. View recipes here .
Toasting 2010: The Cocktail Collection
This New Years, try one of The Atlantic Food Channel's favorite cocktails

Hong Kong

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This cocktail, reminiscent of a Rob Roy, was one of Henry William Thomas', whom H.L. Menken called a bartender of the "highest skill and most delicate prudence." View recipe here .
Toasting 2010: The Cocktail Collection
This New Years, try one of The Atlantic Food Channel's favorite cocktails

Pomegranate Punch

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One for your abstaining guests, this punchy beverage will quench and delight. View recipe here .
Toasting 2010: The Cocktail Collection
This New Years, try one of The Atlantic Food Channel's favorite cocktails

Liberty Hall Grasshopper

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The author of this recipe recalls that sometime in the '60s, the trend was for everyone to get a blender for Christmas. Use yours for this sweet cocktail to enjoy with friends. View recipe here .
Toasting 2010: The Cocktail Collection
This New Years, try one of The Atlantic Food Channel's favorite cocktails

The Golden Child

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This creamy cocktail calls for some unusual ingredients, including fig-infused rum and egg yolk, for more adventurous sippers. View recipe here .
Toasting 2010: The Cocktail Collection
This New Years, try one of The Atlantic Food Channel's favorite cocktails

Create Something New

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In a post he wrote to help couples plan a signature wedding cocktail, one of our contributors shows you how to experiment, based on a standard sour recipe. Follow his guide for a drink you can make your own. View formulas here .

Toasting 2010: The Cocktail Collection
This New Years, try one of The Atlantic Food Channel's favorite cocktails